Elmhurst Branch

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Branch Address

1427 88th Avenue
Oakland, CA  94621
(510) 615-5727

Branch Hours

11:30am - 7:00pm
10:00am - 5:30pm
10:00am - 5:30pm
12:00pm - 5:30pm
10:00am - 5:30pm

About the Elmhurst Branch

Established in 1911 as a library for the City of Elmhurst, the branch was incorporated into the City of Oakland in 1949. 

The collections of the Elmhurst Branch consist of popular and well-reviewed juvenile, young adult, and adult non-fiction and fiction books, as well as DVD's, Books-on-CD, compact disks, magazines, newspapers, and video games.  Elmhurst also offers popular African-American fiction, Spanish language materials, and urban fiction collections.  A toy lending collection is also available at Elmhurst.

The branch features 8 computers for public use with Internet access, word processing, and printing capability.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
Event Name Time
How Things Work 3:30pm
Thursday, October 26th, 2017
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Saturday, October 28th, 2017
Event Name Time
Pen & Ear - Draw What You Hear 2:00pm
Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
Event Name Time
Spooky Storytime and Halloween Party 4:00pm
Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
Event Name Time
Preschool Storytime 10:30am
Decorate a Skull for Día de los Muertos 3:00pm
Dia de los Muertos 3:00pm
Clone of Dia de los Muertos 3:00pm
Messy Art 3:30pm
Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am