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.

Sunday, January 24th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 12:00pm Online or By Phone
Monday, January 25th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
OPL Kids on YouTube 10:30am Online Program
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comida Preparada 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Tuesday, January 26th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Free COVID-19 Testing / Pruebas gratis de COVID-19 9:00am 81st Avenue Branch
Free Produce Pick-Up / Repartición Gratuita de Alimentos 11:30am Melrose Branch
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 12:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 5:30pm Online or By Phone
Getting Certified with the City of Oakland 6:30pm Online or By Phone
Wednesday, January 27th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
OPL Kids on YouTube 10:30am Online Program
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comida Preparada 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
MOCHA Art Lesson 3:00pm Online or By Phone
Folkland Book Club featuring books from Small Press Distribution 6:00pm Online Program
Thursday, January 28th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 11:45am César E. Chávez Branch
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 12:00pm César E. Chávez Branch
Club de Conversación en inglés en Línea / Online English Conversation Club 3:00pm Online or By Phone
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Online or By Phone
Friday, January 29th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
81st Ave's 10th Anniversary / Celebración del 10mo Aniversario de la Biblioteca 81st Ave 9:00am Online Program
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comida Preparada 12:00pm 81st Avenue Branch
Adventure Fridays 4:00pm Online Program
Saturday, January 30th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
OPL Kids on YouTube 10:30am Online Program
Voices and Visions of Change (TM) Series: Black Mental Health Matters 2:00pm AAMLO Online
Social Saturdays - OPL's Virtual Teen Zone 3:30pm Online Program
Sunday, January 31st, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 12:00pm Online or By Phone
Help for Renters 3:00pm Online or By Phone
Monday, February 1st, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Applications close February 1: Oakland Youth Poet Laureate program (All day) Online Program
Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Free Produce Pick-Up / Repartición Gratuita de Alimentos 11:30am Melrose Branch
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 5:30pm Online or By Phone
Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Black Women and Political Leadership 6:00pm Main Library
Thursday, February 4th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Black Culture Fest: Young Truths, Beautifully Told 10:45am Online Program
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 11:45am César E. Chávez Branch
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Online or By Phone
We Bike Book Club 6:00pm Online Program
Friday, February 5th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Adventure Fridays 4:00pm Online Program
Saturday, February 6th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Virtual African Dance Class (Congolese) with LaKiesha Golden 2:00pm Online Program
Social Saturdays - OPL's Virtual Teen Zone 3:30pm Online Program
Sunday, February 7th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 12:00pm Online or By Phone
Tuesday, February 9th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Free Produce Pick-Up / Repartición Gratuita de Alimentos 11:30am Melrose Branch
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 5:30pm Online or By Phone
Migrating Birds: A Naturalist Talk with the East Bay Regional Park District  6:30pm Online or By Phone
Thursday, February 11th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 11:45am César E. Chávez Branch
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm Online or By Phone
Friday, February 12th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Adventure Fridays 4:00pm Online Program
Saturday, February 13th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
ONLINE Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am Online or By Phone
ONLINE Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am Online or By Phone
Social Saturdays - OPL's Virtual Teen Zone 3:30pm Online Program
Sunday, February 14th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 12:00pm Online or By Phone
Help for Renters 3:00pm Online or By Phone
Monday, February 15th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
OPL Kids on YouTube 10:30am Online Program
Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Free Produce Pick-Up / Repartición Gratuita de Alimentos 11:30am Melrose Branch
Virtual Lawyers in the Library 5:30pm Online or By Phone