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 23rd, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED until further notice:ESL Conversation Club / Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL) Club de Conversación 4:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Friday, April 24th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED - Drink Koozie for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
CANCELLED Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch
Saturday, April 25th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELED - Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
CANCELLED: Día Celebration with Mariela Herrera 10:30am Golden Gate Branch
CANCELLED: Come and make a Pom Pom Friend! 11:00am Dimond Branch
CANCELLED Overdose Prevention Education and Naloxone Distribution 11:00am 81st Avenue Branch
Canceled - #OaklandCounts 2020 Census Help 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELLED Dungeons & Dragons Club for Teens 12:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED: Día de los Niños / Día de los Libros with Asheba 1:00pm Brookfield Branch
CANCELED - Family Dance Classes 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELLED until further notice: The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED - Crafting and Jewelry for Teens and Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adolescents y Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Sunday, April 26th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED: Recycle a Bicycle at Your Library with Cycles of Change 10:30am 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELLED Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
CANCELED - Sunday Fun 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Monday, April 27th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED: RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Tuesday, April 28th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Cancelled - Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
CANCELLED - Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
CANCELLED: Wellness at West: Reiki Sessions 5:30pm West Oakland Branch
CANCELLED Overdose Prevention Education and Naloxone Distribution 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
Wednesday, April 29th, 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 Spring Job Fair for Adults 1:00pm Main Library
CANCELED - Make Art with MOCHA 2:00pm 81st Avenue 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: Financial Management: Building a Strong Financial Foundation 6:00pm Dimond Branch
Thursday, April 30th, 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
CANCELLED Dia de los Niños / Día de los Libros with Asheba 10:30am Rockridge Branch
CANCELLED: Día Celebration with Mariela Herrera 1:00pm Eastmont 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
CANCELLED: Día de los Niños / Día de los Libros with Asheba 4:00pm Elmhurst Branch
Friday, May 1st, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED Teen Crafts // Manualidades para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Saturday, May 2nd, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELED - Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
CANCELLED: Juan Sanchez Celebrates Día at Oakland Public Library 10:30am Montclair Branch
CANCELED: Veterans Town Hall 10:30am West Oakland Branch
Canceled - #OaklandCounts 2020 Census Help 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELED - Family Dance Classes 1:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELLED Chávez Teen Advisory Board // Grupo Consultivo de Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Cancelled Montclair Branch History 2:00pm Montclair Branch
CANCELLED: Juan Sanchez Celebrates Día at Oakland Public Library 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Juan Sanchez Celebrates Día at Oakland Public Library 2:00pm Main Library
Sunday, May 3rd, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library