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, January 19th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
West Oakland Walk Community Meeting presented by WOLF 1:00pm West Oakland 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
Make Your Own Lotion! 2:30pm Asian Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Storybook Science 3:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, January 20th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, January 21st, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Martin Luther King Jr. Film Festival 11:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
Veterans Services 12:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 1:30pm Rockridge Branch
Afterschool Art - Arte Despues de Escuela 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Chávez Teen Arts & Crafts // Manualidades y Arte para Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Make Your Own Lip Balm 2:30pm West Oakland Branch
Teen Game Day! 3:00pm Asian Branch
Afternoon Crafts and Activities 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Chávez Teen Game Zone // Zona de Juegos para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Play-Well TEKnologies 3:00pm Dimond Branch
How Things Work 3:30pm Elmhurst Branch
TurnUP the Volume 4:30pm Main Library
Ebook help 5:00pm Main Library
Mental Health and Recovery with PEERS 5:00pm Main Library
Book Discussion: The Art of Relevance 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, January 24th, 2019
Event Name Time Location
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Bounce 10:30am Dimond Branch
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 10:30am Main Library
Thursday Thrills! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch