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, November 23rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime/Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Dungeons & Dragons Club for Teens 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Turkey Crafts! 11:30am Temescal Branch
Field Trip to East Bay Regional Parks - Redwood Regional Park 12:00pm Main Library
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
To Serve the People: My Life Organizing with César Chávez and the Poor 1:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Family Dance Classes with Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Ukulele Meet-Up Group 1:30pm Melrose Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
A Community Conversation: Harriet 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Empowerment Self Defense 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Creative Crafts for Adults: String Art 2:00pm Dimond Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Quinceañera Style: Social Belonging and Latinx Consumer Identities 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Financial Education Workshops 3:30pm Main Library
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Monday, November 25th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Come Write In: Join Us for Weekly Write-Ins for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! 12:00pm Main Library
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Autumn Centerpiece Workshop 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
CalFresh Food Stamps Sign-Ups / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripcion 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Hackerspace - 3D Printer 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Hackerspace - 3D Printer 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Come Write In: Join Us for Weekly Write-Ins for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! 4:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Come Write In: Learn How to Write and Illustrate Your Own Book for National Novel Writing Month (grades TK - 5) 4:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Come Write In: Join Us for Weekly Write-Ins for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! 6:00pm Montclair Branch
Come Write In: Join Us for Weekly Write-Ins for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! 6:00pm Rockridge Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Stretching for Caregivers 10:15am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce & Playtime 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