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, April 11th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
LEGO Mania! 3:00pm Main Library
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge 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
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, April 12th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fortnite at the TeenZone 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Collage Poetry 2:30pm Asian Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 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
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Magnetic Poetry 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Blackout Poetry 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Yoga for Adults 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, April 13th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
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
Sensory Garden for Toddlers 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
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Scientific Adventures for Families 11:00am Melrose Branch
Día Celebration with Mariela Herrera 11:00am Asian Branch
Easter Love Reach 11:00am Bushrod Park
Raised Beds for Home Gardeners 11:00am Rockridge Branch
FWD Part II: Creative writing & "family" zine workshops ALL DAY!!! 11:30am Temescal Branch
Financial Planning for People Who Hate Financial Planning 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
Rockridge Teen Advisory Group 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
El cuidado de la tierra de siembra / The Soil in Your Garden 1:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Magnetic Poetry 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Blackout Poetry 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Finalist Promotional Video Shoot 1:30pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
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