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, June 23rd, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comida Preparada 11:00am 81st Avenue Branch
Thursday, June 24th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Club de Conversación en inglés en Línea / Online English Conversation Club 3:00pm Online or By Phone
Teens: Meet Rapper, Writer, and Actor Piper Ferreira 3:30pm Online Program
Read, Watch, Do / Leer, Ver, Hacer 4:00pm Online Program
Read, Watch, Do: Social Justice Sewing Academy Two Part Series 4:00pm Online Program
Friday, June 25th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comida Preparada 11:00am 81st Avenue Branch
Virtual Lawyers in the Library - Tax Attorney 6:00pm Online or By Phone
Saturday, June 26th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Drag Queen Storytime with Per Sia/Drag Queen hora de cuentos con Per Sia 10:30am Online Program
Introducing Oakland Public Library's Indie-Publishing Tools 11:00am Online or By Phone
Letters from Birmingham City Jail 2:00pm AAMLO Online
Tuesday, June 29th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Family Yoga With Misty! 10:30am Online Program
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comidas Preparadas 11:00am César E. Chávez Branch
Free Produce Pick-Up / Repartición Gratuita de Alimentos 11:30am Melrose Branch
Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Free Meal Pick-up / Repartición Gratuita de Comida Preparada 11:00am 81st Avenue Branch
Folkland Book Club featuring books from Small Press Distribution 6:00pm Online Program
Folkland Book Club featuring books from Small Press Distribution 6:00pm Online Program
Thursday, July 1st, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Club de Conversación en inglés en Línea / Online English Conversation Club 3:00pm Online or By Phone
MOCHA Art Lesson/Clase de Arte con MOCHA 4:00pm Online Program
Read, Watch, Do / Leer, Ver, Hacer 4:00pm Online Program
Read, Watch, Do: Join Us For A MOCHA Art Lesson 4:00pm Online Program
We Bike Book Club 6:00pm Online Program
Saturday, July 3rd, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Destiny Arts Center! 10:30am Online Program
Tuesday, July 6th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Family Yoga With Misty! 10:30am Online Program
Wednesday, July 7th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Bike Camping 101 - with Bike East Bay 6:30pm Online Program
Thursday, July 8th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Club de Conversación en inglés en Línea / Online English Conversation Club 3:00pm Online or By Phone
Read, Watch, Do / Leer, Ver, Hacer 4:00pm Online Program
Read, Watch, Do: East Bay Parks and Owl Pellets 4:00pm Online Program
Saturday, July 10th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Kristy Oshiro Taiko Artist/Kristy Oshiro Artista de Taiko 10:30am Online Program
ONLINE Club de Lectura en Español / Spanish Book Club 11:00am Online or By Phone
Tuesday, July 13th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Family Yoga With Misty! 10:30am Online Program
Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Short Story Read Aloud 6:30pm Online Program
Thursday, July 15th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Club de Conversación en inglés en Línea / Online English Conversation Club 3:00pm Online or By Phone
Read, Watch, Do / Leer, Ver, Hacer 4:00pm Online Program
Read, Watch, Do: Pen Pals From Around The World 4:00pm Online Program
Saturday, July 17th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Hands On Science with Kits Cubed 10:30am Online Program
Sunday, July 18th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Help for Renters 3:00pm Online or By Phone
Tuesday, July 20th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Family Yoga With Misty! 10:30am Online Program
Dialogue: Dr. Keesha Middlemass and Reuben J. Miller 7:00pm Online Program
Thursday, July 22nd, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Club de Conversación en inglés en Línea / Online English Conversation Club 3:00pm Online or By Phone
Read, Watch, Do / Leer, Ver, Hacer 4:00pm Online Program
Read, Watch, Do: Social Justice Sewing Academy Two Part Series 4:00pm Online Program
Friday, July 23rd, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Virtual Lawyers in the Library - Tax Attorney 6:00pm Online or By Phone
Saturday, July 24th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
NorCal Bats!!/Murciélagos del Norte de California 10:30am Online Program
Tuesday, July 27th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Family Yoga With Misty! 10:30am Online Program
Thursday, July 29th, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Club de Conversación en inglés en Línea / Online English Conversation Club 3:00pm Online or By Phone
MOCHA Art Lesson/Clase de Arte con MOCHA 4:00pm Online Program
Read, Watch, Do / Leer, Ver, Hacer 4:00pm Online Program
Read, Watch, Do: Join Us for a MOCHA Art Lesson 4:00pm Online Program
Saturday, July 31st, 2021
Event Name Time Location
Bilingual Seed Saving Class 11:00am Online Program