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, November 8th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
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
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Cinema Saturday // Sábado de Cine 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Second Saturday Book Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, November 10th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, November 11th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Tuesday, November 12th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
CalFresh Food Stamps Sign-Ups / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripcion 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch