Temescal Branch

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Branch Address

5205 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA  94609
(510) 597-5049

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 Temescal Branch

Temescal Branch has approximately 29,000 books, compact disks, videos, DVDs, audio books, audiocassettes, magazines and newspapers for all ages. Circulating materials are largely of popular interest, with a strong emphasis on fiction and home repair, maintenance, decorating, and gardening in the adult collection.

The branch is equipped with five computers with internet access and word processing. There is one express terminal with 20-minute turns, and sign-ups are on a drop in basis. For the other 4 computers, people can reserve hour turns on the library catalog.

Meeting Room

The meeting room has a capacity of 45 people, and is equipped with collapsible tables and chairs and a stage. It is wheelchair accessible.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, June 16th, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Little Explorers Petting Zoo 10:30am
Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Saturday, June 25th, 2016
Event Name Time
Childbirth Series with Erin Pence 10:00am
OaklanDADA 2016: Actual DADA Film Festival & Cabaret (to recognize the centenary of Dadaism) featuring Smooth Toad 2:45pm
Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
Event Name Time
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm
Wednesday, June 29th, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Thursday, June 30th, 2016
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Friday, July 1st, 2016
Event Name Time
Destiny Arts Center 12:00pm