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.

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Alameda Alliance for Health 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, October 18th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Bananas Play Group 10:00am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
Play Café 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Time 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
Play Café 10:15am Brookfield 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
Fall Book Sale at the Bookmark Bookstore 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
Learn How to Find (and Keep) Housing 10:30am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
ESL Conversation Club 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
Researching Your Family History with Denise Griggs 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Thursday Thrills! 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 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
Veterans Services 4:00pm Main Library
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Life Basics: How to be an Adult 4:00pm Main Library
Hang Out with the Bike Library at Latham Square! 5:00pm Latham Square
Beginner Coding and Electronics Class with Coder Noah 5:45pm Main Library
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Meet Your Makers: Craft and more with authors Sahrye Cohen and Hal Rodriguez 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, October 19th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Fall Book Sale at the Bookmark Bookstore 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Videogames in the TeenZone 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Get Your Game On (Video Games for Teens) 2:15pm Asian Branch
Monthly Crafts in the TeenZone 2:30pm Main Library
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Pass the Mic - Recording Studio 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Yoga 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Litquake & Oakland Public Library present LIT BY THE LAKE AT THE LIBRARY: MAKING CONNECTIONS 6:30pm Main Library
Saturday, October 20th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Children’s Clothing, Book, and Toy Swap 10:00am Dimond Branch
SAT Workshops 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch