Rockridge Branch

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Branch Address

5366 College Avenue
Oakland, CA  94618
(510) 597-5017

Branch Hours

Monday: 
Closed
Tuesday: 
12:30pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Friday: 
12:00pm - 5:30pm
Saturday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday: 
Closed

About the Rockridge Branch

Rockridge Branch has approximately 75,000 books, compact disks, DVDs, audio books, video games, 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. Rockridge also offers popular children's and teen collections.

The branch features 12 computers for public use with internet access and printing capability as well as 5 laptops for in-house use by the public.

Meeting Room

The meeting room has a capacity of 47 people per side or 94 for the entire room. Each room has 4 folding/rolling tables, each seating 4-6 people. Room 2 has a projection screen (no projector) and a wall-mounted white board. Room 1 has small sink.

Currently on Exhibit

People and Places

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Paintings by Judy Shelton and sketches by Tina Nelson.

Judy Shelton works primarily with gouache and bases her  paintings on what she sees on  walks and drives through town. "The Berkeley that I strive to portray is quirky, creative, and beautiful," she says. "There is the unexpected house in an alley that is surrounded by heavy industry, a fence assembled out of used glass and wood doors, or the eerie loveliness of a ruined, graffiti-covered industrial building. Along with the eccentric, I want to convey the beauty of everyday scenes we may pass without noticing:"

Tina Nelson’s work is done in graphite on paper.  She specializes in images of people and animals.  “I’ve lived and worked in the Bay Area for many years where my art has been shown and sold. I have an art education background, teaching both children and adults. I like to draw those people and animals that evoke a personal connection for me.”  

 

 

On Display From

Thu, 11/01/2018 - Sat, 12/29/2018

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018
Event Name Time
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm
Mix It Up; Family Game Night 6:30pm
Wednesday, December 19th, 2018
Event Name Time
Stretching for Caregivers 10:10am
Teen 'Scape Program 1:30pm
Thursday, December 20th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Story Time 10:30am
Preschool Story Time 10:30am
Teen 'Scape Program 3:30pm
Friday, December 21st, 2018
Event Name Time
eBook Help 2:00pm
Saturday, December 22nd, 2018
Event Name Time
Family Story Time 10:30am
Thursday, December 27th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Story Time 10:30am