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 6th, 2018
Event Name Time
Off the Hook 3:00pm
Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
Event Name Time
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm
Wednesday, October 10th, 2018
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Thursday, October 11th, 2018
Event Name Time
Bananas Play Group 10:00am
Friday, October 12th, 2018
Event Name Time
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm
Saturday, October 13th, 2018
Event Name Time
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 10:30am
Skillz of Life: Free Financial Education for Teens 12:00pm
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm
Crafting and Jewelry for Teens and Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adolescents y Adultos 3:00pm