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.

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED Teen Gaming // Juegos para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED - Crafternoon 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Get Crafty with Black Out Poetry! 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
Pop Up Teen Zone 3:30pm Montclair Branch
CANCELLED - Teen Game Day 3:30pm Asian Branch
Get Crafty with Black Out Poetry!  3:30pm Montclair Branch
Construction Zone 4:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Free Tutoring Night 5:00pm Golden Gate Branch
CANCELLED Housing Counseling for Tenants and Landlords 5:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Thursday, April 9th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED: Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
[CANCELLED] Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch
CANCELED - Play Cafe 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
LEGO Mania! 3:00pm Main Library
Teen Pop Up Program 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
**Temporarily canceled** Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
CANCELLED until further notice: #OaklandCounts 2020 Census Help 3:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED until further notice:ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Friday, April 10th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELED - Holy Names Career Center 12:30pm Main Library
CANCELLED: Social Media Tutor for Senior Citizens 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Affordable Home Renovations with Habitat for Humanity 2:15pm Main Library
CANCELLED - Black Out Poetry for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
CANCELLED Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Pop-Up TeenZone! 3:30pm Brookfield Branch
Saturday, April 11th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELED - Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
***CANCELLED*** Dimond Teen Advisory Board 11:00am Dimond Branch
CANCELLED until further notice: Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED: Family Yoga 11:30am Lakeview Branch
Eritrean/Ethiopian Feast and Census Event 12:00pm Temescal Branch
Canceled - #OaklandCounts 2020 Census Help 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELLED Dungeons & Dragons Club for Teens 12:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELED - Family Dance Classes 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Oakland Youth Poet Laureate Finalist Promotional Video Shoot 1:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
CANCELLED Cinema Saturday // Sábado de Cine 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED: French Conversation Group 2:00pm Lakeview Branch
CANCELLED: Who's Your Neighbor? Creating Community at the Library: Mexican Tin Art 2:00pm Dimond Branch
CANCELLED - Crafting and Jewelry for Teens and Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adolescents y Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
CANCELLED - Beading Craft 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, April 12th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELED - Sunday Fun 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Clear Your Record with Open Oakland 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, April 13th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities 12:00pm Main Library
CANCELLED: RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, April 14th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Cancelled - Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
CANCELLED: Come and make a Pom Pom Friend! 3:30pm Golden Gate Branch
CANCELLED - Pencil Pouch Bookmark for Teens 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Lawyers in the Library 5:30pm Lakeview Branch
CANCELLED Long Term Tenants Workshop 5:30pm Main Library
CANCELLED Michael Jones Trio 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
CANCELLED: Día Celebration with Mariela Herrera 6:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch