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.

Wednesday, September 5th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Afterschool Art 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Teen Game Day! 3:00pm Asian Branch
Cursive Club 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Art Explorers 3:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Beginner Coding and Electronics Class with Coder Noah 5:45pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, September 6th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Time 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 10:30am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Thursday Thrills! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Tag Yourself! Graffiti-Tees for Teens 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Women Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Meet author Gabriela Alemán in conversation with translator Dick Cluster 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, September 7th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:00pm Asian Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Performance & Poster Launch! 7:00pm Chapter 510 & the Dept. of Make Believe
Saturday, September 8th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Meditation: It's Not What You Think! 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Baby Café at Piedmont Gardens 10:30am Piedmont Gardens
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 10:30am Melrose Branch
Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Collage & Doodle Workshop 11:00am Rockridge Branch
Job Club 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Lawyers in the Library 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch