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, May 4th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Free Comic Book Day 10:00am Rockridge Branch
Free Comic Book Day 10:00am Temescal Branch
Free Comic Book Day 10:00am West Oakland Branch
Free Comic Book Day 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Kristy Oshiro: Taiko Drumming 10:30am Main Library
Kamishibai Stories 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Create your own Lightsaber 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Bay Area Discovery Museum STEM Workshop 11:00am Melrose Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
ARTimatics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
In the Land of My Ancestors Film and Discussion 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Berkeley Rep Talk: The Good Book 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Urban Cycling 101 for Adults and Teens 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Ukulele Instruction and Meet-UP 1:15pm Melrose Branch
Chavez Teen Advisory Board 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Día Celebration with Mariela Herrera 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Scraper Bike 101 Workshop with Duck Tape Chris! 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Bay Area Discovery Museum STEM Workshop 2:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Buttonmaking for Free Comic Book Day! 2:30pm Dimond Branch
Saturday Gaming PS4! 2:30pm West Oakland Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Teen Movie 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
It's Spring - Time for Henna! 3:30pm Main Library
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, May 5th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Volunteer Information Session 10:15am Main Library
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Family Storytime with Michael Wertz and Kamaria Lofton 3:00pm Main Library
Artist's Reception: Michael Wertz and Kamaria Lofton 4:00pm Main Library
Monday, May 6th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Free Comic Book Day 9:00am Eastmont Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Movie 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Tuesday, May 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch