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, December 30th, 2017
Event Name Time
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am
Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
Event Name Time
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm
Thursday, January 4th, 2018
Event Name Time
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm
Lego Engineering with Play-Well TEKnologies 10:00pm
Saturday, January 6th, 2018
Event Name Time
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am
Ukulele Meet Up and Instruction 1:15pm
Off the Hook 3:00pm
Tuesday, January 9th, 2018
Event Name Time
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm