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, December 21st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, December 22nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, December 23rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Come and Make Light Up Snowflake Cards! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Tuesday, December 24th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
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
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Wednesday, December 25th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 10:30am Main Library
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Build/Make/Play 2:30pm Montclair Branch
Art with Alejandra and Friends! 2:30pm Main Library
Melrose Teen Gaming 3:00pm Melrose Branch
How Things Work 4:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Thursday, December 26th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
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
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
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Friday, December 27th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Chess Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Saturday, December 28th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library