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.

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Insect Discovery Lab 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
The Oakland A's: Celebrating 50 Years 12:00pm Oakland History Room
Oakland Zoo 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Pop Up Teen Zone 1:30pm Montclair Branch
Scientific Adventures for Girls and Boys 1:30pm Main Library
LEGO Mania 2:00pm Temescal Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Afternoon Art 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Game Day 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Melted Crayon Art 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Build/Make/Play 3:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Oakland Symphony Instrument Petting Zoo 4:00pm Montclair Branch
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Beginner Coding and Electronics Class with Coder Noah 5:45pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, August 2nd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Aquarium Exhibit 10:00am Dimond Park
Aquarium Exhibit 10:00am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Time 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Caterpillar Puppets 10:30am Asian Branch
Alphabet Rockers 11:00am Temescal Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Caterpillar Puppets 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
East Bay Parks Naturalist Visit 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Youth Chess Club with Mr. Marc 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Board Games 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Women Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Make a Zine! edition of Women Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Friday, August 3rd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Bike Library at the Old Oakland Farmer's Market 9:00am Old Oakland Farmer's Market
Summer Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 11:30am Main Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Fresh Air Fridays 1:30pm Main Library
Bubble Party 1:30pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch