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 2nd, 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] Crisis Support 1:00pm Main Library
**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 3rd, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED Teen Crafts // Manualidades para Jóvenes 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
CANCELLED: Play-Well TEKnologies at Oakland Public Libraries 3:30pm Piedmont Avenue Branch
CANCELLED Heroes of Unity Reception 5:00pm Main Library
Saturday, April 4th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELED - Are You Ready to Become a United States Citizen? 10:15am Main Library
Canceled - #OaklandCounts 2020 Census Help 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELLED Urban Cycling 101 1:00pm Golden Gate Branch
CANCELLED - Growing Herbs for Medicinal Teas 1:00pm Dimond Branch
CANCELLED Chávez Teen Advisory Board // Grupo Consultivo de Jóvenes 2:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Sunday, April 5th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
CANCELED - Sunday Fun 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Monday, April 6th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED: RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
CANCELLED: Alphabet Rockers Will Rock Your Día! 6:30pm Main Library
Tuesday, April 7th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Cancelled - Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
[CANCELLED] Teenscape: Make Your Own Snack Day 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
CANCELLED: Alphabet Rockers Will Rock Your Día! 3:30pm 81st Avenue Branch
CANCELLED - Black Out Poetry for Teens 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
CANCELED: Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm West Oakland Branch
[CANCELLED] Henna for Adults - #OaklandCounts 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
Wednesday, April 8th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED: Alphabet Rockers Will Rock Your Día! 10:00am West Oakland Branch
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
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] Get Crafty with Black Out Poetry! 3:00pm Rockridge Branch
[CANCELLED] Pop Up Teen Zone 3:30pm Montclair Branch
CANCELLED - Teen Game Day 3:30pm Asian Branch
[CANCELLED] Get Crafty with Black Out Poetry!  3:30pm Montclair Branch
[CANCELLED] Construction Zone 4:00pm Elmhurst Branch
[CANCELLED] Free Tutoring Night 5:00pm Golden Gate Branch
CANCELLED Housing Counseling for Tenants and Landlords 5:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
[CANCELLED] 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
**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
CANCELLED - Black Out Poetry for Teens 2:30pm Asian Branch
CANCELLED Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm Melrose Branch