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 15th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
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
Teen Scape Radio Workshop 2:30pm Dimond Branch
CANCELLED Teen Gaming // Juegos para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED - Crafternoon 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Get Crafty with Pencil Pouch Bookmark! 3:00pm Rockridge 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
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
Black Out Poetry 3:30pm Elmhurst 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
Children’s Clothing, Book, and Toy Swap 10:00am Dimond Branch
CANCELED - Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
Saturday Children’s Story Hour 11:00am African American Museum & Library at Oakland
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
Our Spirits Carry Our Voices 2:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, April 19th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
CANCELED - Sunday Fun 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Monday, April 20th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED: RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
CANCELLED Affordable Home Renovations with Habitat for Humanity 2:00pm West Oakland Branch
Poetry Month Celebration: Upcycling with Blackout Poetry 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, April 21st, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Cancelled - Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
CANCELLED Healthy Teeth, Healthy Communities at West 12:00pm West Oakland Branch
CANCELLED - Drink Koozie for Teens 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Cancelled Celebrate National Poetry Month Program 6:00pm Montclair Branch
CANCELLED Overdose Prevention Education and Naloxone Distribution 6:00pm Golden Gate Branch
CANCELLED: Lakeview Book Club 6:30pm Lakeview Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
CANCELLED: Alphabet Rockers Will Rock Your Día! 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Cancelled - Family Child Care Provider - Free Playgroup- Bananas 10:00am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Cancelled Until Further Notice - Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Dimond Branch
CANCELED - Make Art with MOCHA 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
@oaklandhasjobs Youth Job and Paid Internship Fair 2:00pm Main Library
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