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

Saturday, July 1st, 2017
Event Name Time
Open Play Time / Tiempo de Juego Abierto 11:30am
Off the Hook 3:00pm
Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
Event Name Time
Play Café 10:15am
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm
Dominoes, Checkers, and Chess - Oh My! 12:30pm
Reading Help / Ayuda de Lectura 1:00pm
Thursday, July 6th, 2017
Event Name Time
Yoga for Families / Yoga en Familia 10:15am
Free Summer Lunch for Kids & Teens! 12:00pm
Lindsay Wildlife Museum 1:00pm
A Beautiful Mess / Desorden Magnifico 3:30pm