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, July 15th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
PAWS to Read with BARK Therapy Dogs 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Cascada de Flores 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Henna for Teens! 2:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Storytime on the Bus! 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
See 3D Printing - Live! 2:00pm Main Library
HOW TO: MAKE HOMEMADE LOTION (FOR TEENS) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Shrinky dinks for Teens 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
East Bay Spanish Language Meet-Up 3:00pm Temescal Branch
Alphabet Rockers 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Storytime on the Bus! 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Sunday, July 16th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Jazz on Sundays 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 17th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Build It, Craft It, Make It! 10:30am Main Library
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Main Library
Want to Improve Your Reading? 12:30pm Main Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Eastmont Summer GameZone 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Junior Carpenters Club 10:30am Eastmont Branch
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Melrose Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Golden Gate Branch
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:30pm Main Library
Build/Make/Play - Construir/Hacer/Juego 1:00pm Melrose Branch
Reading Tutoring with Experience Corps 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Scientific Adventures for Girls and Boys 3:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Computer Help 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Elmhurst Summer Movie Series 4:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Start & Run a Small Business 5:00pm West Oakland Branch
Family Movie Night 5:00pm West Oakland Branch
Oakland ZooMobile 6:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lakeview Library Book Group 6:30pm Lakeview Branch
Oakland Symphony Petting Zoo 6:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Kirk Waller - Storyteller Extraordinaire 6:30pm Montclair Branch
The Puppet Company 7:00pm Rockridge Branch
Kirk Waller - Storyteller Extraordinaire 7:00pm Dimond Branch