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

Saturday, October 15th, 2016
Event Name Time
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:00am
Native American Cultural Day 1:00pm
Off the Hook 3:00pm
Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
Event Name Time
NorCal Bats - Real Information About this Halloween Icon 5:30pm
Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:30am
Thursday, October 20th, 2016
Event Name Time
Yoga for Families / Yoga en Familia 10:30am
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm
Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
Event Name Time
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:00am
San Francisco Chamber Orchestra Very First Concerts - The Sound of Music 1:30pm
Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:30am