New Brunswick Public Libraries

Fay Tidd Public Library
54 Miramichi Rd.
Oromocto, N.B.
E2V 1S2
Tel:  (506) 357-3329
Fax: (506) 357-5161
Courriel de la bibliothèque Email
Library's Facebook page Facebook


Annual Opening Hours


Monday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.

Tuesday: 10:00  a.m. - 9:00  p.m.

Wednesday: 10:00  a.m. - 9:00  p.m.

Thursday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.

Friday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.

Saturday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.


Activities and events

Hackmatack Book Club
Thursday, October  19, 2017  till Thursday, March  15, 2018  3:30  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.
The HACKMATACK BOOK CLUB for youth in grades 4 to 6 will meet every third Thursday at 3:30pm. Please click on the title for more information.


Family Storytime
Saturday, January  6, 2018  till Saturday, June  2, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
Everyone is invited to the library for Family Storytime starting at 10:30am. The whole family can share in stories that foster a lifelong love of reading. Please click on the title for more information. No registration is needed for this free program.


Creative Colouring
Saturday, January  13, 2018  till Saturday, June  9, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
A quiet space, beautiful patterns, colouring pencils, and light refreshments will help you enjoy a peaceful hour of colouring. Click on the title for more information.


Preschool Storytime
Wednesday, January  17, 2018  till Wednesday, February  28, 2018  10:15  a.m. - 10:45  a.m.
Preschool Storytime will be Wednesday mornings at 10:15am starting January 17th. This program is for 3-5 year olds accompanied by an adult. Please click on the title for more information.


Imagination Station
Friday, January  19, 2018  till Friday, May  18, 2018  3:30  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.
Imagination Stations (formerly Lego Club) is alternating Friday afternoons at 3:30pm for school-aged children. Please click on the title for more information.


Toddler Tales
Tuesday, January  23, 2018  till Tuesday, February  27, 2018  10:15  a.m. - 10:45  a.m.
Toddler Tales takes place Tuesday mornings at 10:15am starting January 23rd. This program is for toddlers (18 months – 3years old) accompanied by an adult. Please click on the title for more information.


Babies in the Library
Thursday, January  25, 2018  till Thursday, March  1, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
A fun-filled half hour of interactive stories, songs and rhymes for babies, newborn -18 months, and a parent or guardian. Thursdays at 10:30am from January 25th to March 1st. Click on the title or phone the library at 357-3329 for more information.


S.T.E.A.M.
Friday, January  26, 2018  till Friday, May  25, 2018  3:30  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.
Our STEAM program for school aged children is alternating Friday afternoons at 3:30pm. Please click on the title for more information.


Preteen Creating Club
Friday, February  2, 2018  till Friday, June  1, 2018  3:30  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.
Preteen Creating Club (for youth in grades 6-8) will meet at the library the first Friday of the month from 3:30pm-4:30pm. Every month is a new creation. Please click on the title for more information.


Book Lover’s Dessert and Discussion Group
Tuesday, February  13, 2018  till Tuesday, June  12, 2018  6:30  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.
The Book Lover’s Dessert and Discussion group will meet the second Tuesday of the month. Bring a book and your sweet tooth! Click on the title for more information.


Family Movie: the BFG
Saturday, February  24, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
The library will be showing the BFG for a Family Movie Matinee at 2pm. Bring the whole family for popcorn and a movie.


March Break: Sleuthing Storytime
Tuesday, March  6, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.
We are hosting a special Sleuthing Storytime for school-aged children this March Break. Please click on the title for more information.


Marck Break: Library Whodunnit
Wednesday, March  7, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.
We’re hosting a LIBRARY WHODUNIT mystery over March Break. Please click on the title for more information.


March Break: Locked in the library
Thursday, March  8, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.
We're having a Locked in the Library team mystery challenge for preteens over March Break. Please click on the title for more information.


March Break Movie: Great Mouse Detective
Friday, March  9, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
We're having a special showing of Disney's Great Mouse Detective. Please click on the title for more information.


Toddler Tales
Tuesday, March  13, 2018  till Tuesday, May  22, 2018  10:15  a.m. - 10:45  a.m.
Toddler Tales takes place Tuesday mornings at 10:15am starting January 23rd. This program is for toddlers (18 months – 3years old) accompanied by an adult. Please click on the title for more information.


Upcoming activities and events for all New Brunswick public libraries.


Staff

Library Director - Christin Sheridan


Parking

Twenty-five spaces


About the Library:

Get your choice of the best books, magazines, newspapers, CDs or DVDs. We’ve got something for all ages! Search our collection thanks to our provincial catalogue. Find answers to your questions with the latest information.

We will help you with research for a special project; retrieve reliable health information and more. Start now, ask a question, check out our online Databases or browse our Recommended Websites.

There’s more to a library than books! We have activities for everyone. Use our public computers to surf the net, catch up on the news, write your resume, or tap into our online Databases and our Recommended Websites. The virtual branch of the New Brunswick Public Library Service, Electronic Library New Brunswick, is available 24 hours a day for eBook and audiobook downloads.

Ask for what you want to read. Just because something isn’t on your local library’s shelves doesn’t mean you can’t read it! Stop by, place a hold in our online catalogue, or give us a call to request an item and we’ll deliver it to the most convenient library for you.

Drop in... you’ll feel right at home!

Our Special Collections:

  • We have a substantial military history collection, as well as a small but unique collection of French and German books.

Our History:

  • Oromocto Public Library opened in 1961.

Accessible Collections & Services


Partners

In New Brunswick, public libraries exist as part of a partnership between the provincial government and participating municipalities. We gratefully acknowledge the contribution of the:

We would also like to acknowledge donations made by local community organizations and businesses. We thank you for your support.