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, December 29th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
What's Cooking Good Looking (Cooking for Teens) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Come and Make a Snow Globe! 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Make Some Noise 3:30pm Dimond Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, December 30th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, December 31st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 3:00pm Main Library
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019
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
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Veterans Services 12:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art - Arte Despues de Escuela 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
MOCHA - art in the library 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Afternoon Crafts and Activities 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Winter Break Chess 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Pop Up Teen Zone 3:30pm Montclair Branch
Art Explorers 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
Thursday, January 3rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
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
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 10:30am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Play-Well TEKnologies 2:00pm Main Library
Thursday Thrills! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Women* Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Friday, January 4th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Teen Movie Day: Jumanji 12:00pm Dimond Branch
Learn & Play Camp at West Oakland Library (8-Week Series) 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch