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, July 21st, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Fur, Scales and Tails Animal Show!!! 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Meditation Mix - Multiple Methods to Vacationing on the Inside 10:30am Melrose Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Create Robot Friends 11:00am Lakeview Branch
81st Ave Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Job Club 12:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
One Night: Aliens! 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Adult Clothing Swap 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Henna for Teens! 1:30pm 81st Avenue 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
Build/Make/Play! 2:00pm Melrose Branch
Art with Rachel Palacios 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Freedom Summer (Stanley Nelson, 2014) 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Modern Macrame with GoGo Craft 2:00pm Golden Gate Branch
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Stained Glass Bookmarks 2:30pm Asian 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
ESL Conversation Club 4:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Sunday, July 22nd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Jazz on Sunday 3:00pm Golden Gate Branch
Monday, July 23rd, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Oakland Symphony Instrument Petting Zoo 10:30am Main Library
Scientific Adventures 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Technology Workshops 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Come Write In: Eastmont Writers' Circle 5:30pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, July 24th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Care Village: Free Hair Cuts, Hygiene Kits, Coffee and More 10:00am Brookfield Branch
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
Bananas Playgroup 11:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
CalFresh Enrollment Clinic / CalFresh (Estampillas de Comida) Taller de Inscripción 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Art with Rachel Palacios 3:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Chess Club at Rockridge 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Galaxy Goo 4:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Oakland Symphony Instrument Petting Zoo 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Insect Discovery Lab 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, July 25th, 2018
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch