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 6th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Jazz Classics in Perspective 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Meet Oakland author Nick Mamatas: "The People's Commissar of Awesome" 2:30pm Temescal Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
90-Second Newbery Film Festival 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Caminos de la Ciencia 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
The Penalty for Success: My Father Was Lynched in Lowndes County Alabama 6:30pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, April 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Free TCM Consultations - Celebrate Chinese Medicine Day! 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, April 8th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:00am 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 9th, 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
Tax Assistance Program 12:30pm Dimond 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 Pens 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: Collage Poetry 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code // Chicas Que Codifican 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Family Craft Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, April 10th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
AARP Tax Help 10:00am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Stretching for Caregivers 10:10am Rockridge Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
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
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Veterans Services 12:00pm Main Library