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, October 11th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Pop-Up TeenZone! 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Chess Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, October 12th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Free AARP Smart Driver Safety Course 10:00am Dimond Branch
Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am 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
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
Family Storytime/Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
How to Create a Garden for Monarchs & Milkweed Giveaway 11:00am Rockridge Branch
Financial Planning for People Who Hate Financial Planning 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
Black Panthers Retrospective at Life is Living Festival 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Family Movie Afternoons and Popcorn 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Celebrate National Coming Out Day with the Oakland LGBTQ Community Center 1:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Family Dance Classes with Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Super Smash Bros Final Tournament! 2:00pm Main Library
Hop Speech - Speech and Debate Class for Kids! 2:30pm Main Library
Second Saturday Book Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, October 13th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library
Hop Speech - Speech and Debate Class for Kids! 2:30pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, October 14th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Tai Chi Chih - Joy through Movement with Jenn Biehn 10:15am Dimond Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Conscious Aging: Growing Whole, Not Old 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Litquake & Oakland Public Library present LET HER TELL IT! Black Women Healing Through Writing 6:00pm Main Library
Tuesday, October 15th, 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
Sign Up for a Green House Call 12:00pm Main Library
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Hackerspace - 3D Printer 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch