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, June 28th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Teen Terrarium Making Workshop 2:30pm Main Library
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Build, Make, Play 4:00pm Montclair Branch
Print Workshops with Grace Rosario Perkins 4:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, June 29th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 10:00am Dimond Branch
LGBTQ+ Family Pride Celebration 10:00am Dimond Park
LGBTQ+ Family Pride Celebration 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Little Explorers Petting Zoo 10:30am Main Library
Paper Circuits 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Pride Family Storytime! 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Mike the Magician 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Print Workshops with Grace Rosario Perkins 1:00pm Kala Art Institute
Build, Make, Play 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Emily Butterfly 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm Temescal Branch
Local Authors Read from Dispatches from Lesbian America Anthology 2:00pm Dimond Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, June 30th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, July 1st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Juan Sanchez 10:30am Main Library
Juan Sanchez 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Build, Make, Play 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Emily Butterfly 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
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
Hackerspace - Spin Robots 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
East Bay Parks Naturalist 1:30pm Brookfield Branch
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch