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

Friday, December 22nd, 2017
Event Name Time
LED Holiday Cards 2:30pm
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm
Saturday, December 23rd, 2017
Event Name Time
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
Yu Gi Oh! Game Club 2:00pm
Tuesday, December 26th, 2017
Event Name Time
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm
Wednesday, December 27th, 2017
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Thursday, December 28th, 2017
Event Name Time
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm