Temescal Branch

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Branch Address

5205 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA  94609
(510) 597-5049

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 Temescal Branch

Temescal Branch has approximately 29,000 books, compact disks, videos, DVDs, audio books, audiocassettes, magazines and newspapers for all ages. Circulating materials are largely of popular interest, with a strong emphasis on fiction and home repair, maintenance, decorating, and gardening in the adult collection.

The branch is equipped with five computers with internet access and word processing. There is one express terminal with 20-minute turns, and sign-ups are on a drop in basis. For the other 4 computers, people can reserve hour turns on the library catalog.

Meeting Room

The meeting room has a capacity of 45 people, and is equipped with collapsible tables and chairs and a stage. It is wheelchair accessible.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 29th, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Saturday, October 1st, 2016
Event Name Time
Know your ballot 2:30pm
Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
Event Name Time
Lawyer in the Library 6:00pm
Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Thursday, October 6th, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Saturday, October 8th, 2016
Event Name Time
Fall Temescal Children's Clothing Swap 10:30am
Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Thursday, October 13th, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Saturday, October 15th, 2016
Event Name Time
Oakland Knows Jack (London): Jack London: his family and his photos 2:30pm
Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am