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 25th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Author Talk with Bipin Aurora 12:00pm Lakeview Branch
African American Quilt Guild Monthly Meeting 1:00pm West Oakland Branch
The Music of the Word - La Palabra Musical 3:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Melrose Teen Gaming 3:00pm Melrose Branch
Crafting and Jewelry for Teens and Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adolescents y Adultos 3:00pm Melrose Branch
A Tour of AAMLO 4:00pm African American Museum & Library at Oakland
Sunday, April 26th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Veterans Services 1:00pm Main Library
Monday, April 27th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Toddler Storytime! 10:30am Main Library
RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
Play Cafe 1:00pm Eastmont Branch
Job Help with the EDD 2:00pm Main Library
Teenscape Gaming 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Tuesday, April 28th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Baby Bounce & Playtime 10:15am Golden Gate Branch
Baby Bounce 10:15am Main Library
Get Help from the Homeless Action Center 10:30am Main Library
Baby Bounce 11:00am Lakeview Branch
Free Computer Help! 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Family Storytime 11:30am West Oakland Branch
Sewing Lab 1:00pm Asian Branch
ESL Conversation Club 2:00pm Main Library
Teenscape: Movie Day 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
TeenScape 3:30pm Rockridge Branch
Teen Movie Tuesdays 4:00pm Melrose Branch
Afterschool Art With MOCHA 4:00pm West Oakland Branch
Let's Meet in the ZONE! 4:30pm Lakeview Branch
Girls Who Code // Chicas Que Codifican 5:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Wellness at West: Reiki Sessions 5:30pm West Oakland Branch
Small Business Development Workshop, sponsored by Operation Hope 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Overdose Prevention Education and Naloxone Distribution 6:00pm Lakeview Branch
An all-star discussion of Billy Ball: Billy Martin and the Resurrection of the Oakland A's, a new book by Bay Area author Dale Tafoya 6:15pm Main Library
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm Rockridge Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, April 29th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Family Child Care Provider - Free Playgroup with Bananas 10:00am Melrose Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:10am Lakeview Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:15am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 1 10:15am Dimond Branch
Stretching for Caregivers 10:15am Rockridge Branch
Play Café 10:15am Martin Luther King Jr. Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Temescal Branch
Toddler Storytime 10:30am Asian Branch
Help with substance abuse, mental illness and more 10:30am Main Library
Preschool Storytime 10:30am Elmhurst Branch
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Preschool Storytime 11:00am Piedmont Avenue Branch
Toddler Storytime -- Session 2 11:00am Lakeview Branch
TeenScape 1:30pm Rockridge Branch
Knitting Circle 2:00pm Dimond Branch
Build/Make/Play 2:30pm Montclair Branch
Art with Alejandra and Friends! 2:30pm Main Library