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, September 28th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Main Library
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Learn to Make Websites! 6:30pm Main Library
Friday, September 29th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Author Laurin Mayeno Presents One of a Kind Like Me / Único como yo 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 1:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Free Snacks in the Children's Room 2:00pm Main Library
Free Snacks in the Teen Zone 2:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Fall Film Festival 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Yu-Gi-Oh Game Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Yoga and Fun 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Main Library
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, September 30th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Dance Class with Luna Dance Institute 10:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Banned Book Week! 11:00am Dimond Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
WO to WA: West Oakland to West Africa Poetry Exchange 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Tinker Lab :: Explore, Connect, and Grow! 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
13 Reasons Why Life is Amazing (Black Out Poetry) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone! 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, October 1st, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Bike Check Clinics 1:00pm Main Library
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Monday, October 2nd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library