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.

Saturday, May 4th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
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
Día Celebration with Mariela Herrera 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Scraper Bike 101 Workshop with Duck Tape Chris! 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Bay Area Discovery Museum STEM Workshop 2:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Buttonmaking for Free Comic Book Day! 2:30pm Dimond Branch
Saturday Gaming PS4! 2:30pm West Oakland Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Teen Movie // Cine para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
It's Spring - Time for Henna! 3:30pm Main Library
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, May 5th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Volunteer Information Session 10:15am Main Library
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Family Storytime with Michael Wertz and Kamaria Lofton 3:00pm Main Library
Artist's Reception: Michael Wertz and Kamaria Lofton 4:00pm Main Library
Monday, May 6th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Free Comic Book Day 9:00am Eastmont Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Movie 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Tuesday, May 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Housing assistance with Berkeley Food & Housing Project 1:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Hackerspace - EL Bike Wire 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code // Chicas Que Codifican 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Dimond Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Lakeview Writers Group 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Stretching for Caregivers 10:10am Rockridge Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch