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, July 14th, 2018
Event Name Time
Build/Make/Play! 2:00pm
Crafting and Jewelry for Teens and Adults / Manualidades y Joyería Para Adolescents y Adultos 3:00pm
Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Tell Your Story, Speak Your Truth: Make a Zine 4:30pm
Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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Play Café 10:15am
Thursday, July 19th, 2018
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Circus of Smiles 1:00pm
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm
Saturday, July 21st, 2018
Event Name Time
Baby Café! 10:15am
Meditation Mix - Multiple Methods to Vacationing on the Inside 10:30am
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm
Build/Make/Play! 2:00pm