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.

Friday, June 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Performances and 2019 Announcement 7:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, June 8th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café at Piedmont Gardens 10:30am Piedmont Gardens
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Mike the Magician 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond Branch
Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Asheba! 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Urban Cycling 101 for Adults & Teens 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Make First Aid Kits Using Natural Ingredients 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Berkeley Rep Talk: Kiss My Aztec 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Teen Pom Pom Animal Pet Making Workshop 1:00pm Temescal Branch
Build, Make, Play 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Magical Nathaniel 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm Temescal Branch
Henna for Teens! 2:30pm Asian Branch
Teen Terrarium Making Workshop 2:30pm Dimond Branch
Remembering Dorothy (Calvetti) Bryant 2:30pm Temescal Branch
2nd Saturday Book Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
Oakland Bloom: Cooking with Community + Culture 3:00pm Asian Branch
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, June 9th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library
Franklina C. Gray: The Grand Tour, a Book Club with the Camron-Stanford House 2:30pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, June 10th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Xtreme Science Magic 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Asheba! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Get Crafty with Perler Beads! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Healthy Meals, Healthy Families 2:00pm Eastmont Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Build, Make, Play 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
The Bubble Lady 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch