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    644 Main St., suite 101
    Moncton, N.B.
    E1C 1E2
    Tel: (506) 869-6000
    Fax: (506) 869-6040
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    The library is located in the Blue Cross Centre, across from City Hall.
    Moncton Public Library
    Free Wi-Fi wireless internet available at this library Wheelchair accessible



    Hours
    Fall/Winter/Spring Hours:
    This schedule starts on the second Monday in September.
    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.
    Summer Hours:
    This schedule starts on the third Monday in June.
    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.


    Activities and events
    Art Display & Opening
    Tuesday, January 6, 2015  till Saturday, January  31, 2015  12:00  p.m. - 1:00  p.m.
    During the month of January the library will be featuring art works by Rocky Vautour.

    Makerspace Discussion Groups
    Wednesday, January 28, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every fourth Wednesday of the month at 7pm, come by the Makerspace and meet up with new and advanced users interested in tips and tricks, software suggestions, and discussing different technologies.

    Toddler Time(18 months to 3 years)
    Thursday, January 29, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 10:30  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Toddler time consists of 20-30 minutes of stories, fingerplays, songs and crafts. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    Storytime (ages 3 to 5)
    Thursday, January 29, 2015 11:00  a.m. - 0:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    A 45 minutes program of stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts.

    Creative Writing Sessions
    Saturday, January 31, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Each week the library hosts Creative Writing Sessions for anyone interested in improving their writing skills.

    Knitting Club
    Saturday, January 31, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Beginner, novice and expert knitters of all ages. Come spin a yarn at the Knitting Club.

    Art Display & Opening
    Tuesday, February 3, 2015  till Saturday, February  28, 2015  during library open hours
    During the month of February the library will be featuring art works by Beverly Christie.

    Second Language Conversation Circles
    Tuesday, February 3, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Those learning English or French meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics with the help of a facilitator. Develop your conversation skills, make new contacts, and discover library resources.

    Babies in the library (0 to 18 months)
    Wednesday, February 4, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    A four week program of songs, knee bounces, nursery rhymes and books.

    Laughter Yoga
    Wednesday, February 4, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Join us for a laugh at the Laughter Yoga Club. A certified Laughter Yoga Leader leads this low intensity and tons of fun way to improve your wellbeing.

    Toddler Time(18 months to 3 years)
    Thursday, February 5, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 10:30  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Toddler time consists of 20-30 minutes of stories, fingerplays, songs and crafts. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    Storytime (ages 3 to 5)
    Thursday, February 5, 2015 11:00  a.m. - 0:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    A 45 minutes program of stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts.

    Creative Writing Sessions
    Saturday, February 7, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Each week the library hosts Creative Writing Sessions for anyone interested in improving their writing skills.

    MPL Minecrafters
    Saturday, February 7, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Register to take part in the competition, or drop in for a turn on our library server and meet other crafters.

    Blind date with a book
    Monday, February 9, 2015  till Saturday, February  14, 2015  during library open hours
    Take a chance on a book you know almost nothing about, not even what it looks like!

    Family Yoga Storytime (4 to 6 year old)
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 6:30  p.m. - 7:30  p.m.
    Join the certified instructor for an hour of stories and relaxation. If you have a mat, bring it along.

    Second Language Conversation Circles
    Tuesday, February 10, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Those learning English or French meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics with the help of a facilitator. Develop your conversation skills, make new contacts, and discover library resources.

    NEW! Seniors' Café
    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Second Wednesday of the month from 10am to 12pm in the Multipurpose Room.

    Babies in the library (0 to 18 months)
    Wednesday, February 11, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    A four week program of songs, knee bounces, nursery rhymes and books.

    Toddler Time(18 months to 3 years)
    Thursday, February 12, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 10:30  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Toddler time consists of 20-30 minutes of stories, fingerplays, songs and crafts. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    Storytime (ages 3 to 5)
    Thursday, February 12, 2015 11:00  a.m. - 0:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    A 45 minutes program of stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts.

    Creative Writing Sessions
    Saturday, February 14, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Each week the library hosts Creative Writing Sessions for anyone interested in improving their writing skills.

    Knitting Club
    Saturday, February 14, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Beginner, novice and expert knitters of all ages. Come spin a yarn at the Knitting Club.

    Mystery Lovers Book Club (Registration Required)
    Tuesday, February 17, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.
    We are reading "The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie" by Alan Bradley.

    Second Language Conversation Circles
    Tuesday, February 17, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Those learning English or French meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics with the help of a facilitator. Develop your conversation skills, make new contacts, and discover library resources.

    Babies in the library (0 to 18 months)
    Wednesday, February 18, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    A four week program of songs, knee bounces, nursery rhymes and books.

    Laughter Yoga
    Wednesday, February 18, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Join us for a laugh at the Laughter Yoga Club. A certified Laughter Yoga Leader leads this low intensity and tons of fun way to improve your wellbeing.

    Wednesday Book Club (Registration Required)
    Wednesday, February 18, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.
    We are reading "Alligator" by Lisa Moore.

    Toddler Time(18 months to 3 years)
    Thursday, February 19, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 10:30  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Toddler time consists of 20-30 minutes of stories, fingerplays, songs and crafts. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    Storytime (ages 3 to 5)
    Thursday, February 19, 2015 11:00  a.m. - 0:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    A 45 minutes program of stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts.

    Creative Writing Sessions
    Saturday, February 21, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Each week the library hosts Creative Writing Sessions for anyone interested in improving their writing skills.

    MPL Minecrafters
    Saturday, February 21, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Register to take part in the competition, or drop in for a turn on our library server and meet other crafters.

    Second Language Conversation Circles
    Tuesday, February 24, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Those learning English or French meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics with the help of a facilitator. Develop your conversation skills, make new contacts, and discover library resources.

    Tuesday Evening Book Club (Registration Required)
    Tuesday, February 24, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.
    We are reading "Up and Down" by Terry Fallis.

    Babies in the library (0 to 18 months)
    Wednesday, February 25, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    A four week program of songs, knee bounces, nursery rhymes and books.

    Makerspace Discussion Groups
    Wednesday, February 25, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every fourth Wednesday of the month at 7pm, come by the Makerspace and meet up with new and advanced users interested in tips and tricks, software suggestions, and discussing different technologies.

    Toddler Time(18 months to 3 years)
    Thursday, February 26, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 10:30  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Toddler time consists of 20-30 minutes of stories, fingerplays, songs and crafts. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    Storytime (ages 3 to 5)
    Thursday, February 26, 2015 11:00  a.m. - 0:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    A 45 minutes program of stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts.

    Canadian Fiction Book Club (Registration Required)
    Friday, February 27, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
    We are reading "Revenge of the Lobster Lover" by Hilary MacLeod.

    Creative Writing Sessions
    Saturday, February 28, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Each week the library hosts Creative Writing Sessions for anyone interested in improving their writing skills.

    Knitting Club
    Saturday, February 28, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Beginner, novice and expert knitters of all ages. Come spin a yarn at the Knitting Club.

    Second Language Conversation Circles
    Tuesday, March 3, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Those learning English or French meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics with the help of a facilitator. Develop your conversation skills, make new contacts, and discover library resources.

    Laughter Yoga
    Wednesday, March 4, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Join us for a laugh at the Laughter Yoga Club. A certified Laughter Yoga Leader leads this low intensity and tons of fun way to improve your wellbeing.

    Creative Writing Sessions
    Saturday, March 7, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Each week the library hosts Creative Writing Sessions for anyone interested in improving their writing skills.

    Second Language Conversation Circles
    Tuesday, March 10, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Those learning English or French meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics with the help of a facilitator. Develop your conversation skills, make new contacts, and discover library resources.

    NEW! Seniors' Café
    Wednesday, March 11, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Second Wednesday of the month from 10am to 12pm in the Multipurpose Room.

    Creative Writing Sessions
    Saturday, March 14, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Each week the library hosts Creative Writing Sessions for anyone interested in improving their writing skills.

    Knitting Club
    Saturday, March 14, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Beginner, novice and expert knitters of all ages. Come spin a yarn at the Knitting Club.

    Second Language Conversation Circles
    Tuesday, March 17, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Those learning English or French meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics with the help of a facilitator. Develop your conversation skills, make new contacts, and discover library resources.

    Laughter Yoga
    Wednesday, March 18, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Join us for a laugh at the Laughter Yoga Club. A certified Laughter Yoga Leader leads this low intensity and tons of fun way to improve your wellbeing.

    Creative Writing Sessions
    Saturday, March 21, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Each week the library hosts Creative Writing Sessions for anyone interested in improving their writing skills.

    Second Language Conversation Circles
    Tuesday, March 24, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Those learning English or French meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics with the help of a facilitator. Develop your conversation skills, make new contacts, and discover library resources.

    Makerspace Discussion Groups
    Wednesday, March 25, 2015 7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every fourth Wednesday of the month at 7pm, come by the Makerspace and meet up with new and advanced users interested in tips and tricks, software suggestions, and discussing different technologies.

    Creative Writing Sessions
    Saturday, March 28, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Each week the library hosts Creative Writing Sessions for anyone interested in improving their writing skills.

    Knitting Club
    Saturday, March 28, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Beginner, novice and expert knitters of all ages. Come spin a yarn at the Knitting Club.

    Other upcoming activities and events at the Moncton Public Library
    Upcoming activities and events for all New Brunswick public libraries and bookmobiles

    Staff
    Library Director  - Chantale Bellemare
    Head of Reference Services  - Laura Mason
    Acting Circulation Supervisor  - Heather  Elliott

    Parking
    Approximately 250 spaces, shared with the Blue Cross Centre.

    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 publications or browse the Virtual Reference Library.

    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 E-Resources and our Virtual Reference Library. 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!

    Library Hightlights:

    • Our library has natural lighting and plenty of space for relaxed reading.
    • Meeting rooms are available.

    Our Special Collections:

    • The Moncton Heritage Room houses the historical collection, which focuses on materials of interest to the residents of the counties of Albert, Westmorland and Kent.
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