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, December 8th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Teen Winter Workshop -- Create Your Own Terrarium! 2:30pm Main Library
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Drop Everything and Read 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Friday Make & Move 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, December 9th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Holiday Toy-making Workshop! 10:00am Tool Lending Library
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café at Piedmont Gardens 10:30am Piedmont Gardens
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
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Read to a Dog 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Job Club 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Get Your Craft On! Presented by DTAB 12:00pm Dimond Branch
Oakland Young Coders' Club 12:00pm Main Library
Working in America: Exhibit Launch 12:30pm Main Library
Get Health Insurance 12:50pm Main Library
Rockridge Teen Advisory Group 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Local True Stories Told on Film! 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Tinker Lab :: Explore, Connect, and Grow! 2:00pm Main Library
Watch on the Rhine: Berkeley Rep Docent Talk 2:00pm Dimond Branch
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library
Needle Felting Craft 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Writing & films of Shabnam Piryaei 2:30pm Temescal Branch
Create Your Own Holiday Card! (for Teens) 2:30pm Montclair Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Tissue Paper Lanterns 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Exhibit Unveiling and Reception 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, December 10th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, December 11th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:00am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Eastmont Teen Zone Games & More 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch