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 19th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Fall Book Sale at the Bookmark Bookstore 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Free Flu Shots and Hep A Vaccines for High-Risk Folks 12:00pm Main Library
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:15pm Asian Branch
Monthly Crafts in the TeenZone 2:30pm Main Library
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Pass the Mic - Recording Studio 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Litquake & Oakland Public Library present LIT BY THE LAKE AT THE LIBRARY: MAKING CONNECTIONS 6:30pm Main Library
Saturday, October 20th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Children’s Clothing, Book, and Toy Swap 10:00am Dimond Branch
SAT Workshops 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 10:30am Melrose Branch
Fall Book Sale at the Bookmark Bookstore 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
Choosing a Preschool: Q&A with Claire 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
MPACT/Luna Dance 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyer in the Library 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Know your Ballot: Ballot pros & cons & the nuts & bolts of rank-choice voting 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Skillz of Life: Free Financial Education for Teens 12:00pm Melrose Branch
Golden Gate Block Party 12:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Ace Monster Toys: Origami LED Bats 12:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Urban Cycling 101 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
MPACT/Luna Dance 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Financial Planning - How to Make Your Money Work for YOU 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. 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
Home Movie Day 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Shrinky Dink Calaveras (Crafts for Teens) 2:30pm Asian Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch