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.

Thursday, December 5th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Tenants: Know Your Rights! 10:00am West Oakland Branch
Wash and Read 10:00am Family Laundry
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Play Cafe 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
World Kamishibai Day 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Community Produce Stand with Mandela Marketplace 11:00am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Crisis Support 1:00pm Main Library
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Create Your Own Card! (for Teens) 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Women* Bike Book Club 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Hatha Yoga for All Levels - Weekly! 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, December 6th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Get hired by the Census! 10:00am Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Winter Origami Bookmark Workshop for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Chess Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
First Friday Movie: Toy Story 4 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Saturday, December 7th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Yard (work) Party with the Friends of the Temescal Branch Library 10:00am Temescal Branch
Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am 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
World Kamishibai Day 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Drag Queen Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime/Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
English Conversation Group / Club de Conversacion en Ingles 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. 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
Matthew Schuerman, author of "Newcomers: Gentrification and Its Discontents" In Conversation with Ernest Brown, Co-Executive of East Bay for Everyone 1:00pm Main Library