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, April 16th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Play Cafe 10:15am 81st Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Preschool Story Time 10:30am Rockridge 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
Sewing Lab 10:30am Asian Branch
Baby Bounce 11:30am Montclair Branch
Put Some Spring in your Step with WRAP 1:00pm Main Library
Free Computer Help! 1:30pm West Oakland Branch
All Knit 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
Game Day 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Paws to Read: Read Aloud to Scout! 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Free Computer Help! 3:30pm Lakeview Branch
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
Bananas Learn & Play Camp at West Oakland Library (12-Week Series) 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
Alameda Alliance for Health 1:30pm Main Library
Pop-Up TeenZone! 2:00pm Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Pencil Pouch Bookmark for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
Lego Club 3:00pm Lakeview Branch
Arts and Crafts for Adults / Manualidades y Arte Para Adultos 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Teenscape: Board Games 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Build Fridays 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Family Yoga with Gina Dettmer 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Saturday, April 18th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 10:00am Main Library
Friends of Tool Lending Library's Tool Sale 10:00am Oakland Tool Lending Library
Children’s Clothing, Book, and Toy Swap 10:00am Dimond Branch
Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
Family Storytime 10:30am Lakeview Branch
Family Story Time 10:30am Rockridge Branch
Baby Café 10:30am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Main Library
Family Storytime 11:00am Asian Branch
Open Playtime 11:00am Melrose Branch
Kid's Craft at Temescal Library 11:00am Temescal Branch
Family Storytime 11:00am Montclair Branch
Lakeview Spring Chess Tournament 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Ukulele Meet-Up Group 1:30pm Melrose Branch
Off the Hook 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 3:00pm Melrose Branch
East Bay Spanish-Language MeetUp 3:00pm Temescal Branch
Let's Be Friends! 3:30pm West Oakland Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
ESL Conversation Group 4:00pm Dimond Branch
Sunday, April 19th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Mixed Media Workshop 1:30pm Main Library
Help for Renters 3:00pm Main Library
Monday, April 20th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime! 10:30am Main Library
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch