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, August 8th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Baby Bounce 10:15am Dimond 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
Experience Virtual Reality in the Library! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen Pop Up Program 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 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
Friday, August 9th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Holy Names Career Center 12:30pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Experience Virtual Reality in the Library! 3:00pm West Oakland 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
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, August 10th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am 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 11:00am Melrose Branch
Saturday Children’s Story Hour 11:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Back to Oakland Author talk with Penn Hughes 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
Family Movie Afternoons and Popcorn 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Health and Wellness: Creating Your Own Apothecary 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Beginner Knitting & Crochet class with Handability 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
2nd Saturday Book Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
Experience Virtual Reality in the Library! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, August 11th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library