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.

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Oakland Symphony Instrument Petting Zoo 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Chess Club at Rockridge 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Scientific Adventures for Girls and Boys 3:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
DIY Anime Keychains 4:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Cardboard Creatures 6:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Children's Book Trivia Night - CANCELED! 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Alphabet Rockers 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Oakland Symphony Instrument Petting Zoo 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Oakland Zoo 10:00am West Oakland Branch
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
Preschool Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Insect Discovery Lab 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
The Oakland A's: Celebrating 50 Years 12:00pm Oakland History Room
Oakland Zoo 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Pop Up Teen Zone 1:30pm Montclair Branch
Scientific Adventures for Girls and Boys 1:30pm Main Library
LEGO Mania 2:00pm Temescal Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Afternoon Art 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Game Day 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Melted Crayon Art 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
The Science of Space 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Build/Make/Play 3:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Oakland Symphony Instrument Petting Zoo 4:00pm Montclair Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Beginner Coding and Electronics Class with Coder Noah 5:45pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, August 2nd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Aquarium Exhibit 10:00am Dimond Park
Aquarium Exhibit 10:00am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Time 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch