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, June 29th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Mike the Magician 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
Print Workshops with Grace Rosario Perkins 1:00pm Kala Art Institute
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
Emily Butterfly 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm Temescal Branch
Local Authors Read from Dispatches from Lesbian America Anthology 2:00pm Dimond Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, June 30th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, July 1st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Juan Sanchez 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
Juan Sanchez 4:00pm Main Library
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Emily Butterfly 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
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
Hackerspace - Spin Robots 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
East Bay Parks Naturalist 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
Magic Workshop with Magical Nathaniel 4:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Sign Up for a Green House Call 4:00pm Main Library
Teen Movie Night // Noche de Cine para Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Vincent Courtois - Jack London Readings and Concert 5:30pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Dimond Branch
Lakeview Writers Group 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
Slime Time! 6:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Emily Butterfly 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch