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, June 7th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
TAPESTRIES OF SHADOW AND LIGHT: Three Writers and the Legacy of the Holocaust 6:00pm Main Library
Choosing the Right Entity for Your Business 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, June 8th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Friday Fun-Day! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Pop-Up TeenZone! 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Yoga for Adults 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, June 9th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Scientific Adventures 10:00am Dimond Branch
Baby Café! 10:15am Melrose Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café at Piedmont Gardens 10:30am Piedmont Gardens
Summer Reading Kickoff and Insect Discovery Lab 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
MPACT/Luna Dance 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond Branch
Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Magic Dan 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Oakland In Transition: Artist Talk 11:00am Rockridge Branch
Job Club 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Summer Reading Kick-Off Party! 12:00pm Melrose Branch
Rockridge Teen Advisory Group 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Family Dance Classes 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Seed Saving Class 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Berkeley Rep Docent Talk 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Urban Cycling 101 1:00pm West Oakland 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
Summer Reading Ice Cream Kick-Off 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Summer Reading Kick-Off Party 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Giving Me Life Photography Exhibit Opening Reception 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Black Panther Perler Beads for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
Local Filmmakers' Saturday Matinée 2:30pm Temescal Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Teens and Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adolescents y Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Henna Workshop for Adults 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Summer Reading Kick-off Party 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Sunday, June 10th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, June 11th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Magic Dan 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:00am Main Library