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 14th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Circus of Smiles 11:00am
Saturday, June 16th, 2018
Event Name Time
Day of the African Child Children's Clothing Swap 10:30am
Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Thursday, June 21st, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Magic Dan 11:00am
Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
Event Name Time
"Pictures of a Gone City" with Richard A. Walker 2:30pm
Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
Event Name Time
Start & Run a Small Business: An Operation Hope Workshop 6:00pm
Wednesday, June 27th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Thursday, June 28th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am