Lakeview Branch

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Branch Address

550 El Embarcadero
Oakland, CA  94610
(510) 238-7344

Branch Hours

Monday: 
Closed
Tuesday: 
12:30pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Friday: 
12:00pm - 5:30pm
Saturday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday: 
Closed

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 Room

Two large wooden tables and chairs, podium, and tv/video/dvd. Capacity: 25 people.

Currently on Exhibit

African American Quilt Guild "Animals"

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Image of a quilt with a panda holding bamboo

The African American Quilt Guild of Oakland will exhibiting small quilted wall hangings during August and September at the Lakeview Library.  This is the 15th year the group has been exhibiting their creative pieces.  On display will be a variety of animals -- from lions, cats, pandas, bears, giraffes plus many others. Hope you have an opportunity to view the display!

On Display From

Tue, 08/01/2017 - Sat, 09/30/2017

Upcoming Events

Saturday, October 14th, 2017
Event Name Time
Family Storytime 10:30am
Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
Event Name Time
Lakeview Library Book Group 6:30pm
Wednesday, October 18th, 2017
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:10am
Baby Bounce 11:00am
Thursday, October 19th, 2017
Event Name Time
All Knit 3:30pm
Friday, October 20th, 2017
Event Name Time
Lego Club 3:00pm
Saturday, October 21st, 2017
Event Name Time
Family Storytime 10:30am
Third Saturday Chess 1:00pm
Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:10am
Baby Bounce 11:00am