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 15th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Yu-Gi-Oh Game Club 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Friday Make & Move 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
Lego Engineering with Play-Well TEKnologies 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Teen Winter Workshop -- Create Your Own Terrarium! 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Enjoy Storytime and the Bike Library Friday Nights @ OMCA! 5:00pm Oakland Museum of California
Saturday, December 16th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Are You Ready to Become A U.S. Citizen? 10:00am Main Library
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am Melrose Branch
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Youth Leadership Council 11:00am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am Melrose Branch
Read to a Dog 11:00am Elmhurst Branch
Chess at Chavez 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am Melrose Branch
Oakland Bird with Kamaria Lofton and special guest Tiya Feleke 11:30am Lakeview Branch
Learn to Cube with the Jr. Oakland Cubers 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Lawyers in the Library 12:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Oakland Young Coders' Club 12:00pm Main Library
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
Docent Talk with Berkeley Rep 1:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
Community Christmastime Get Together Celebration 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Jewelry-Making Workshop 1:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Ukulele Meet Up and Instruction 1:15pm Melrose Branch
Crafternoon 2:00pm Dimond Branch
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
The Beat Within - Writing Workshop for Teens 2:00pm Main Library
Origami Workshop: Box Lights & Geometric Shapes 2:00pm Rockridge Branch
Jewelry Making Crafternoon 2:00pm Dimond Branch
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library
Tissue Paper Lanterns 2:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Tissue Paper Lanterns 2:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Needle Felting Craft 2:00pm Rockridge 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
East Bay Spanish Language Meet-Up 3:00pm Temescal Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
All About Health - An Adult Literacy Class 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
LED Holiday Cards 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Knitting Workshop & Meet-Up 3:00pm Rockridge Branch