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, November 18th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Writers' Support and Critique Group: All Writers Welcome! 1:00pm Rockridge Branch
WO to WA: West Oakland to West Africa Poetry Exchange 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Creating Your Herbal Medicine Cabinet 1:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Social Workers in the Library 1:30pm Main Library
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
Tinker Lab :: Explore, Connect, and Grow! 2:00pm Main Library
Lift Every Voice - Youth advocacy writing and art workshops 2:00pm Main Library
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
All About Health - An Adult Literacy Class 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Tight Knitters at Chavez / El Grupo de Tejer 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Sharpie Dyed Tile Coasters 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Douyé and the Jazz Headz 3:00pm Main Library
Sunday, November 19th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Bike Check Clinics 1:00pm Main Library
Yoga 2:00pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, November 20th, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Care Village - Free Haircuts, Hygiene Kits, and more 10:00am Main Library
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Play Cafe! 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Eastmont Teen Zone Games & More 3:30pm Eastmont Branch
Monday Arts & Crafts 4:30pm Brookfield Branch
Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Tamale Making Party / Fiesta de Tamales 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm Melrose Branch
STEM Fun! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Girls Who Code Club 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Start & Run a Small Business 5:00pm West Oakland Branch
NaNoWriMo - Come Write In 6:00pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
NaNoWriMo - Come Write In! 6:00pm Rockridge Branch
Lakeview Library Book Group 6:30pm Lakeview Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch