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.

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Meet the Center for Elders' Independence 12:30pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, March 23rd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Yu-Gi-Oh Game Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Saturday, March 24th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Read to a Dog 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Five Fabulous Women Artists of the 1800's 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library
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
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Sunday, March 25th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, March 26th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch