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, April 13th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
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
2nd Saturday Book Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
Ukulele Lesson and Jam with Ukulenny! 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Scientific Adventures 3:30pm Dimond Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, April 14th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, April 15th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 2:00pm Main Library
Monday Movie 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
Arts & Crafts @ King 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Tuesday, April 16th, 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
Día Celebration with Mariela Herrera 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Hackerspace - 3D Printer 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
National Poetry Month Contest for Teens: Magnetic Poetry 4:30pm Lakeview Branch