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, November 29th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Saturday, December 1st, 2018
Event Name Time
Destination Temescal, with Nayomi Munaweera, Lauren Markham, her students at International High School, members of the Italian American Federation, et al. 2:30pm
Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
Event Name Time
Lawyers in the Library 6:00pm
Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Thursday, December 6th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Saturday, December 8th, 2018
Event Name Time
Rubik's Cube Circle 12:00pm
Monday, December 10th, 2018
Event Name Time
Happy 100th Birthday! (All day)
Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Thursday, December 13th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Wednesday, December 19th, 2018
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am