Lakeview Branch

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Branch Address

550 El Embarcadero
Oakland, CA  94610
(510) 238-7344

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 Lakeview Branch

Lakeview has approximately 35,000 books, compact disks, videos, DVDs, audio books, audiocassettes, and magazines and newspapers for all age. Circulating materials are largely of popular interest, with a strong emphasis on best sellers and Books on Tape and Books on CD. The Books on Tape and Books on CD collection isone of the largest in the branches. The magazine collection is sizeable and there is one Chinese language newspaper.

The branch is equipped with four computers with Internet access for public use.

Meeting Room

Two large wooden tables and chairs, podium, and tv/video/dvd. Capacity: 25 people.

Currently on Exhibit

Nature and Landscapes: Photography by David Fair


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David Fair, a native of Houston, moved to California as a young adult, enjoying camping, star-gazing and nature with his family. He has traveled extensively in his work and has savored the beauty of nature, capturing his awe of it in landscape photos.

 

Bring your neighbors and other fans of excellent photographic images of dramatic landscapes to Lakeview Branch Library. The artistic works by local photographer, David Fair, are featured from August 2nd through August 29th in both the main room at Lakeview and Lakeview's meeting room.

On Display From

Sat, 08/02/2014 - Fri, 08/29/2014

Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 16th, 2014
Event Name Time
All Knit 3:30pm
Saturday, October 18th, 2014
Event Name Time
Family Storytime 10:30am
Give and Take: A Monthly Swap 11:15am
LAKEVIEW's THIRD SATURDAY CHESS 1:00pm
Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
Event Name Time
Lakeview Book Club: The Leopard by Giuseppe di Lampedusa 6:30pm
Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:10am
Baby Bounce 11:00am
Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
Event Name Time
All Knit 3:30pm
Saturday, October 25th, 2014
Event Name Time
Family Storytime 10:30am
THE 3 TOP SECRETS to MANAGE STRESS and NEGATIVITY and to EXPERIENCE MORE PEACE AND PROSPERITY 4:00pm