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, March 15th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fortnite at the TeenZone 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
Teen Tech Month :: LED Plushies for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
Tortilla Press Printmaking for Teens 2:30pm Main Library
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Play-Well TEKnologies 3:30pm Elmhurst Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, March 16th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 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
Slime Time 10:30am Dimond Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Telling Temescal Stories 11:00am Temescal Branch
81st Ave Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Stamped Leather Bracelets with Ace Monster Toys 12:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Ukulele Instruction and Jam 12:30pm Melrose Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Enter the Oakland Portal 1:00pm Temescal Branch
Tortilla Press Printmaking for Teens 1:30pm 81st Avenue 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
Teen Tech Month :: Experience Virtual Reality 2:00pm Dimond Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
East Bay Spanish-Language MeetUp 3:00pm Temescal Branch
Resistance, Resiliance, & Anticipation! A fresh look at the Black Arts Movement in Oakland - Artist Talks and Film Screenings 3:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
FWD ("One Hundred for One Hundred" Part 2) (OFFSITE EVENT AT OAKLANDARTWORKS.COM) Opening reception 7:00pm Temescal Branch
Sunday, March 17th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, March 18th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 2:00pm Main Library
Fortnite at the TeenZone 3:00pm Main Library