Temescal Branch

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Branch Address

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

Branch Hours

Monday: 
10:00am-5:30pm
Tuesday: 
10:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 
10:00am - 8:00pm
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

Saturday, March 7th, 2020
Event Name Time
Yard (work) Party with the Friends of the Temescal Branch Library 10:00am
Children's Clothing Swap 10:30am
Kid's Craft at Temescal Library 11:00am
Wednesday, March 11th, 2020
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Thursday, March 12th, 2020
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
Saturday, March 14th, 2020
Event Name Time
Kid's Craft at Temescal Library 11:00am
Button and Bookmark Making for Women's History Month 11:00am
Tuesday, March 17th, 2020
Event Name Time
Shirley Chisolm: Unbought and Unbossed Film Screening 6:00pm
Wednesday, March 18th, 2020
Event Name Time
Toddler Storytime 10:30am
We Should Get Together: The Secret to Cultivating Better Friendships 6:00pm