Melrose Branch

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Branch Address

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

Branch Hours

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

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

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Thursday, March 29th, 2018
Event Name Time
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm
Saturday, March 31st, 2018
Event Name Time
Folklórico Dance Class / Clase de Baile Folklórico 10:00am
Family Storytime / Hora de Cuentos para toda la familia 11:00am
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am
Melrose Teen Gaming 2:00pm
Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
Event Name Time
Melrose Teen Gaming 4:00pm
Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Thursday, April 5th, 2018
Event Name Time
Día de los Niños / Día de los Libros 11:00am
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm