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, October 12th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Washi Tape Notebooks 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Main Library
Homework Club 4:00pm Rockridge Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Main Library
Friday, October 13th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
BANANAS Playgroup! 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Pop-Up TeenZone! 12:50pm Brookfield Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 1:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Fix and decorate your bicycle 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
eBook Help 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Free Snacks in the Children's Room 2:00pm Main Library
Free Snacks in the Teen Zone 2:00pm Main Library
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Lego Mania 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Fall Film Festival 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Yu-Gi-Oh Game Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Repujado/Metal Embossing with Rachel-Anne Palacios 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meals for Kids & Teens 4:00pm Main Library
Litquake & the Oakland Public Library present: Lit by the Lake in the Library 6:30pm Main Library
Saturday, October 14th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Join the Bike Library at the Life is Living Festival! 10:00am DeFremery Park
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café at Piedmont Gardens 10:30am Piedmont Gardens
Family Dance Class with Luna Dance Institute 10:30am 81st Avenue Branch
Climate Change & Community: a science cafe series 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Fall Gardening: What to Plant Now 11:00am Rockridge Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Alphabet Rockers 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
Get Your Craft On! Presented by DTAB 12:00pm Dimond Branch
Rockridge Teen Advisory Group 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
WO to WA: West Oakland to West Africa Poetry Exchange 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
FixIt Clinic at Asian Branch Library! 1:00pm Asian Branch
Cool Season Gardening 1:00pm Dimond Branch
Crafternoon 2:00pm Dimond Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
The Black Panther Party Ten Point Program Coloring Book 2:00pm Main Library
eBook Help 2:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Game Day 3:00pm 81st Avenue Branch