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, July 11th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Don't Throw It Out! Mend Your Well-Used and Well-Loved Clothing with the Mending Collective 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, July 12th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Summer Film Festival: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Pop-Up TeenZone! 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Henna for Teens! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Teen Seed Bomb Making Workshop 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Peer Circle: A Healing Space for Youth // Círculo de Compañeros: Un Espacio de Sanación para los Jóvenes 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Build, Make, Play 4:00pm Montclair Branch
Saturday, July 13th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Storybook Science: Engineering by the Book 10:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café at Piedmont Gardens 10:30am Piedmont Gardens
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Soul Soup with Amber Hines 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond Branch
Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
David Grashton: Musician 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Make a Tote, Print a T-shirt : Screen Printing Workshop 1:00pm Temescal Branch
Build, Make, Play 1:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Henna for Teens! 1:30pm Lakeview Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm Temescal Branch
A Tribute to John Singleton: Poetic Justice / Boyz 'N the Hood 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
SummerDance! 2:00pm Main Library
2nd Saturday Book Club 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Terrarium Making Workshop 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Henna for Teens! 3:30pm Golden Gate Branch
Sunday, July 14th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Fix and decorate your bicycle 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Free Financial Planning 1:00pm Main Library
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Jazz on Sunday 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 15th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Magical Nathaniel 10:30am Main Library
Mike the Magician 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Crafts 1:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 2:00pm Main Library
Build, Make, Play 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Microphone Mondays 4:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, July 16th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library