Branch Address550 El Embarcadero
Oakland, CA 94610
About the Lakeview Branch
Lakeview has approximately 35,000 books, compact disks, videos, DVDs, audio books, audiocassettes, and magazines and newspapers for all age. Circulating materials are largely of popular interest, with a strong emphasis on best sellers and Books on Tape and Books on CD. The Books on Tape and Books on CD collection isone of the largest in the branches. The magazine collection is sizeable and there is one Chinese language newspaper.
The branch is equipped with four computers with Internet access for public use.
Meeting RoomTwo large wooden tables and chairs, podium, and tv/video/dvd. Capacity: 25 people.
Currently on Exhibit
For the Love of Jazz is inspired by the freedom and by the performers of Classic Jazz music. These works are in acrylic and oil on canvas.
Ronald Smith believes that Art is spiritual communication. It is human content translated trough feelings and vision into frozen reality!
A contemporary artist in he San Francisco Bay area for over 30 years, Ronald Smith is known nationwide for vivid rich colors and soulful images. Locally, Ronald has served as a faculty member of Oakland's Studio One Art Center, The Oakland Fine Art Summer School and The Father River Art and Jazz Camp. He is the 2009 recipient of the Full Vision Arts Foundation (FVAF) award for outstanding community service.
On Display FromSat, 01/03/2015 - Fri, 01/30/2015
|LAKEVIEW's THIRD SATURDAY CHESS||1:00pm|
|LAKEVIEW WRITERS! with Selene Steese||6:00pm|
|FEARLESS STORYTELLING with Famous KAY DeMARTINI||2:00pm|
|Let's Meet in the 'Zone!||3:00pm|
|LED Plushy Creatures||3:30pm|
|The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson||6:30pm|