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, October 5th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Higher Education Prep: College Applications & Essays 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
ARTimatics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Illuminating Core Elements of Spirituals Through Community Singing Part 2 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Hiking the Camino de Santiago 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Family Dance Classes with Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Kathryn Magnolia Johnson: An Autobiographical Compilation 1:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Chávez Teen Advisory Board // Grupo Consultivo de Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Super Smash Bros Preliminary Tournament! 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Friends of the Lakeview Library Meeting 2:30pm Lakeview Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Monday, October 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Tai Chi Chih - Joy through Movement with Jenn Biehn 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Book Reading and Signing with Dr. Noah Volz 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, October 8th, 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
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Sock Kitty Workshop for Teens 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code // Chicas Que Codifican 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Family Craft Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, October 9th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Family Child Care Provider - Free Playgroup with Bananas 10:00am Melrose Branch
Toddler Play Time 10:00am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue 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
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Ford GoBike's Bike Share for All 12:00pm Main Library