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 29th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED - Crafternoon 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
Get Crafty in the TeenZone! 3:00pm Rockridge 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
LEGO Mania 3:30pm Dimond Branch
Youth Poet Laureate Event for East Oakland Teens 3:30pm Elmhurst 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
CANCELED - Sunday Fun 2:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Monday, May 4th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED: RJOY Elder Circle 1:00pm Lakeview Branch
PAWS to Read 3:00pm Dimond Branch
Celebrating Asian Pacific Heritage Month: Block-Print Greeting Cards 5:00pm Eastmont Branch
Tuesday, May 5th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
Cancelled - Play Café 10:15am Melrose Branch
Teenscape: Make Your Own Snack Day 3:00pm Eastmont Branch
CANCELED: Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm West Oakland Branch
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Temescal Branch
Pajama Storytime 7:00pm Dimond Branch
Wednesday, May 6th, 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
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
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] Art Explorers 4:00pm Elmhurst Branch
CANCELLED Housing Counseling for Tenants and Landlords 5:00pm Asian Branch
CANCELLED Overdose Prevention Education and Naloxone Distribution 6:00pm West Oakland Branch
Thursday, May 7th, 2020
Event Name Time Location
CANCELLED: Toddler Storytime 10:15am Montclair Branch
[CANCELLED] Play Café 10:15am Elmhurst Branch