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 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime/Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Children’s Book Author Breanna J McDaniel at AAMLO Saturday Children’s Story Hour 11:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ARTimatics: Learning Math & Geometry through Art with Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Winter Origami Bookmarks 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Hiking the Camino de Santiago 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Meet Matthew Schuerman, author of "Newcomers: Gentrification and Its Discontents" 1:00pm Main Library
Intro to Persian Poetry 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Ukulele Meet-Up Group 1:30pm Melrose Branch
Chávez Teen Advisory Board // Grupo Consultivo de Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
First Century Farewell : finale of a centenary celebration of the Temescal Branch Library 2:00pm Temescal Branch
2019 PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Award Ceremony: Vernon & James! 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Friends of the Lakeview Library Meeting 2:30pm Lakeview Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Free Financial Education Workshops 3:30pm Main Library
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, December 8th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, December 9th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Tuesday, December 10th, 2019
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
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
CalFresh Food Stamps Sign-Ups / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripcion 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Hackerspace - 3D Printer 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Hackerspace - 3D Printer 3:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Access to Justice Day at West Oakland Library 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
Snowflake Making Workshop for Teens 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code // Chicas Que Codifican 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:30pm Lakeview Branch
Family Craft Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Drag Queen Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Winter Ball: featuring Drag Queen Story Hour with Persia 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Stretching for Caregivers 10:15am Rockridge Branch