Melrose Branch

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Branch Address

4805 Foothill Boulevard
Oakland, CA  94601
(510) 535-5623

Branch Hours

11:30am - 7:00pm
10:00am - 5:30pm
10:00am - 5:30pm
12:00pm - 5:30pm
10:00am - 5:30pm

About the Melrose Branch

Melrose Branch has approximately 35,000 books, compact disks, videos, DVDs, audio books, audiocassettes, and magazines and newspapers for all ages. Circulating materials are largely of popular interest, with a strong emphasis on practical how-to topics and fiction.

Special interest collections include African American fiction and non-fiction, a small Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender collection, English as a Second Language, Parenting, Careers, Classics, Latino Interest, and Spanish language.

The branch is equipped with five computers with Internet access are available for public use.

Meeting Room

The meeting room has a capacity of 75 people and features 3 hard wood tables, 2 folding tables, and 45 chairs.

Upcoming Events

Friday, February 15th, 2019
Event Name Time
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm
Saturday, February 16th, 2019
Event Name Time
Ukulele Instruction and Jam 12:30pm
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm
Off the Hook 3:00pm
Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Thursday, February 21st, 2019
Event Name Time
Bananas - Informal Caregiver Play Group 10:00am
Friday, February 22nd, 2019
Event Name Time
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 3:30pm
Saturday, February 23rd, 2019
Event Name Time
Lion Dance from UC Berkeley 1:00pm
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm