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, September 16th, 2017
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Off the Hook 3:00pm
Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Back to School Party / Fiesta de Regreso de la Escuela 4:00pm
Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Play Café 10:15am
Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm
Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm
Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am
Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
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Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm
Wednesday, September 27th, 2017
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am