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, December 9th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library
Needle Felting Craft 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Writing & films of Shabnam Piryaei 2:30pm Temescal Branch
Create Your Own Holiday Card! (for Teens) 2:30pm Montclair Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Tissue Paper Lanterns 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Exhibit Unveiling and Reception 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, December 10th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, December 11th, 2017
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
Eastmont Teen Zone Games & More 3:30pm 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, December 12th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Free Coffee with Operation Dignity 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 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
Covered CA 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue 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
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview 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
Cut and Paste 6:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Book Discussion Group 6:30pm Dimond Branch
Lego Engineering with Play-Well TEKnologies 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Joyce Maynard discusses her moving new memoir "The Best of Us" 6:30pm Montclair Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Lawyers in the Library 11:00am Brookfield Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch