Temescal Branch

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Branch Address

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

Branch Hours

Monday: 
10:00am-5:30pm
Tuesday: 
10:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 
10:00am - 8:00pm
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

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Thursday, June 20th, 2019
Event Name Time
The Bubble Lady 11:00am
Saturday, June 22nd, 2019
Event Name Time
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm
Henna for Teens! 2:00pm
Tuesday, June 25th, 2019
Event Name Time
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm
Wednesday, June 26th, 2019
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Modern Board Game Night 5:00pm
Thursday, June 27th, 2019
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Soul Soup with Amber Hines 11:00am
Saturday, June 29th, 2019
Event Name Time
Build, Make, Play 2:00pm
Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am