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.

Friday, December 14th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Pass the Mic - Recording Studio 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 3:00pm Main Library
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Pop-Up TeenZone! 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Make Your Own Lip Balm 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, December 15th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A US Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
A Bug's Life 10:00am Dimond Branch
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
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
English as a Second Language (ESL) Conversation Club 11:00am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
81st Ave Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Ace Monster Toys: Electronic Holiday Cards 12:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Yellow Lotus Flower Book Talk and Musical Performance 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
Ukulele Instruction and Jam 12:30pm Melrose Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
Friends of the Negro Spiritual (FNS) and West Oakland Library Friends (WOLF) Community Holiday Celebration 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Urban Cycling 101 1:00pm Golden Gate 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
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:00pm West Oakland Branch
Knitting Meet-Up 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
AAMLO Public Tour 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, December 16th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, December 17th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Café! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 3:00pm Main Library
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, December 18th, 2018
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
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch