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, July 27th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm Temescal Branch
String Art - Adult Craft 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
SummerDance! 2:00pm Main Library
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Henna for Teens! 3:00pm Dimond Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, July 28th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Jazz on Sunday 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 29th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Circus of Smiles 10:30am Main Library
Crisis Support 11:00am Main Library
Circus of Smiles 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Build, Make, Play 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Technology Workshops 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, July 30th, 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
Movie for Kids and Families 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Hackerspace - Buzz wire game 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Stomper 1:30pm Brookfield Branch
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
The Bubble Lady 4:00pm Elmhurst Branch
MOCHA at the Library 4:00pm Asian Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Eviction Workshop for Oakland Property Owners 5:30pm Main Library
Circus of Smiles Workshop 6:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Circus of Smiles Workshop 6:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Kamishibai Stories 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
The Bubble Lady 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Circus of Smiles 10:00am West Oakland Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
David Grashton: Musician 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 10:30am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Veterans Services 12:00pm Main Library
Ford GoBike's Bike Share for All 12:00pm Main Library