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 7th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chavez Teen Advisory Group 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Read to a Dog 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Vegetable Gardening Basics 11:00am Rockridge Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Job Club 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Rubik's Cube Circle 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Financial Education Workshop - Keeping Debt Under Control 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Ukulele Meet Up and Instruction 1:15pm Melrose Branch
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:00pm Asian Branch
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
Día: Diversity in Action 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
"The Importance of Art in Times of Duress" with Temescal poet July Westhale and artist/photographer Julia Sparenberg 2:30pm Temescal Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Leadership with Brenda Karroll Walker 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Sunday, April 8th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Bookmark Bookstore's Annual Spring Sale 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, April 9th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Free Tax Help at the Main Library 10:00am Main Library
Drag Queen Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Get Extra Money for Groceries Each Month 11:00am Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Lawyers In The Library 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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
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
Rock Paper Scissors Collective Art Workshops 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Scientific Adventures for Girls and Boys 3:30pm Main Library
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Ready, Set, Connect! Computer Help 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Family Movie 4:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Girls Who Code Club 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Montclair Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
Book Discussion Group 6:30pm Dimond Branch
The Future of Democracy: Lessons from the Past and Present 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Día de los Niños / Día de los Libros 7:00pm Dimond Branch