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, 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
[Canceled] 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
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
Monday, April 13th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED: RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview 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
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
Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Cancelled - Family Child Care Provider - Free Playgroup- Bananas 10:00am Melrose Branch
Cancelled Until Further Notice - Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED Crisis Support 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
CANCELED - Make Art with MOCHA 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELED: What's Cookin' @ West? 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Cancelled Until Further Notice - After-School Art | Arte Despues de Escuela 2:30pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED Teen Gaming // Juegos para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED - Crafternoon 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
CANCELLED - Teen Game Day 3:30pm Asian Branch
[CANCELLED] Video Games 4:00pm Elmhurst Branch
CANCELLED Housing Counseling for Tenants and Landlords 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED: Financial Management: Cash Flow & Debt Management 6:00pm Dimond Branch
Thursday, April 16th, 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
Spring Book Sale at the Bookmark Bookstore, presented by the Friends of the Oakland Public Library 10:30am Bookmark Bookstore/Friends of the Oakland Public Library
CANCELLED Put Some Spring in your Step with WRAP 1:00pm Main Library
CANCELED: Get Crafty with making a Drink Koozie! 3:00pm West Oakland 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 17th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED - Pencil Pouch Bookmark for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
CANCELLED until further notice:Arts and Crafts for Adults / Manualidades y Arte Para Adultos 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, April 18th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELED - Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
[cancelled] Lakeview Spring Chess Tournament 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Canceled - #OaklandCounts 2020 Census Help 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELED - Family Dance Classes 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELED: Friends of the Negro Spirituals Community Sing 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
[Cancelled] Our Spirits Carry Our Voices 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland