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, June 17th, 2015
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East Bay Vivarium 1:30pm
Thursday, June 18th, 2015
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Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm
Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015
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Clone of Make Musical Instruments 1:30pm
Lawyers in the Library 5:00pm
Wednesday, June 24th, 2015
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Magic Dan 1:30pm
Thursday, June 25th, 2015
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Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm
Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
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Afterschool Art with MOCHA 3:30pm
Tuesday, July 7th, 2015
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Rocket Science Day 1:30pm
Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
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Alphabet Rockers 1:30pm
Teen Henna Workshop 2:00pm