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, November 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Baby Bounce 10:15am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Community Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 11:00am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Crisis Support 1:00pm Main Library
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Women* Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Friday, November 8th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
International Games Week 12:00pm Main Library
Holy Names Career Center 12:30pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Habitat for Humanity 2:15pm Main Library
Paper Clip Jewelry for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Pop-Up TeenZone! 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Chess Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, November 9th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
2019 Festival of Black Dolls Show & Sale 10:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Come Write In: Join Us for Weekly Write-Ins for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)! 10:00am Rockridge Branch
Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café at Piedmont Gardens 10:30am Piedmont Gardens
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
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/Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Dungeons & Dragons Club for Teens 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Motherload: East Oakland Bike Tour & Film Screening 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Motherload Screening and Panel Discussion on Cargo Bikes 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Family Movie Afternoons and Popcorn 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Button Making 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Family Dance Classes with Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Ukulele Meet-Up Group 1:30pm Melrose Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library