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.

Thursday, May 24th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, May 25th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm Melrose Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
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
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian 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 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
African American Quilt Guild of Oakland Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm Melrose Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez 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
Sunday, May 27th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, May 28th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Oakland Library at Nerd Nite East Bay 7:00pm Club 21
Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Free Coffee with Operation Dignity 10:30am Main Library
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code Club 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 12:00pm Main Library
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 1:30pm Montclair Branch