Melrose Branch

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Branch Address

4805 Foothill Boulevard
Oakland, CA  94601
(510) 535-5623

Branch Hours

Monday: 
Closed
Tuesday: 
11:30am - 7:00pm
Wednesday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Friday: 
12:00pm - 5:30pm
Saturday: 
10:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday: 
Closed

About the Melrose Branch

Melrose Branch has approximately 35,000 books, compact disks, videos, DVDs, audio books, audiocassettes, 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.

Special interest collections include African American fiction and non-fiction, a small Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender collection, English as a Second Language, Parenting, Careers, Classics, Latino Interest, and Spanish language.

The branch is equipped with five computers with Internet access are available for public use.

Meeting Room

The meeting room has a capacity of 75 people and features 3 hard wood tables, 2 folding tables, and 45 chairs.

Upcoming Events

Friday, June 23rd, 2017
Event Name Time
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm
Let's Meet in the 'Zone at Melrose! 2:30pm
Saturday, June 24th, 2017
Event Name Time
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am
Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
Event Name Time
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm
Build/Make/Play - Construir/Hacer/Juego 1:00pm
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm
Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm
Dominoes, Checkers, and Chess - Oh My! 12:30pm