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.

Friday, January 5th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Wonderful Winter Fun 2:00pm Main Library
Makers Meet 3:00pm Brookfield Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Lego Engineering with Play-Well TEKnologies 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Oakland Youth Poet Laureates Perform! 6:00pm Chapter 510 & the Dept. of Make Believe
Saturday, January 6th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Veterans Town Hall 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chavez Teen Advisory Group 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Read to a Dog 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Job Club 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Ukulele Meet Up and Instruction 1:15pm Melrose Branch
Video Games for Teens 2:00pm Asian Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Fingerless Gloves 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Sunday, January 7th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, January 8th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:00am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Lawyers In The Library 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, January 9th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Computer Help 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Voter Registration Drive 1:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
CalFresh Enrollment Clinic / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripción 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Covered CA 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch