Melrose Branch

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Branch Address

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

Branch Hours

Monday: 
Closed
Tuesday: 
11:30am - 7:00pm
Wednesday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Friday: 
12:00pm - 5:30pm
Saturday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday: 
Closed

About the 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, June 10th, 2017
Event Name Time
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am
Summer Reading Kick-Off Party / Fiesta de Inauguración 12:00pm
Henna for Teens! 2:00pm
Tuesday, June 13th, 2017
Event Name Time
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm
Build/Make/Play - Construir/Hacer/Juego 1:00pm
Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm
Thursday, June 15th, 2017
Event Name Time
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm
Destiny Arts 1:00pm
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm