Upcoming Events

The list below shows all the currently scheduled library events. If you want to see a list of events happening at a specific OPL location, you can filter the list using the menu below. To see upcoming library events happening out in the community rather than at our branches, visit our offsite events page.

Friday, December 21st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Make Your Own Lip Balm 3:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Adult Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Come and Make a Snow Globe! 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
Saturday, December 22nd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm Melrose Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Creative Crafts for Adults 2:00pm Dimond Branch
Cookie Decorating 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, December 23rd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, December 24th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 3:00pm Main Library
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Wednesday, December 26th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Veterans Services 12:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art - Arte Despues de Escuela 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone! - Craft & Game Day 2:30pm West Oakland Branch
How Things Work 3:30pm Elmhurst Branch
TurnUP the Volume 4:30pm Main Library
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Mental Health and Recovery with PEERS 5:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, December 27th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch