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.

Saturday, May 5th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Fiesta de Cinco de Mayo 10:30am Melrose Branch
MPACT/Luna Dance 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chavez Teen Advisory Group 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Read to a Dog 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Job Club 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Rubik's Cube Circle 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Habeas Data: Privacy vs. the Rise of Surveillance Tech 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Family Dance Classes 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Ukulele Meet Up and Instruction 1:15pm Melrose Branch
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:00pm Asian Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Taiko Drumming 2:00pm Golden Gate Branch
What's Cookin' @ West: Mac & Cheese 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Free Comic Book Day & Shrinky Dinks 2:00pm Dimond Branch
Of Poetry and Protest: From Emmett Till to Trayvon Martin 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Repujados for Teens 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lift Every Voice Art Opening 3:00pm Main Library
Come Meet The Monk of Mokha 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Sunday, May 6th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Volunteer Information Session 2:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, May 7th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Let's Bike Oakland: Bike Month Celebration 2:30pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Bike Tube Jewelry 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
CalFresh Enrollment Clinic / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripción 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Scientific Adventures for Girls and Boys 3:30pm Main Library
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Learn to Code Scratch 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Family Movie 4:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Girls Who Code Club 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Montclair Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
Make Your Own Bike Reflector 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Adult Craft Night: Celebrate Spring! 6:00pm César E. Chávez Branch