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    644 Main St., suite 101
    Moncton, N.B.
    E1C 1E2
    Tel: (506) 869-6000
    Fax: (506) 869-6040
    Courriel de la bibliothèque Email
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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

    Closure : New Brunswick Day
    All public libraries and administrative offices will be closed Monday August 3, 2015. Books-by-Mail and Talking Book services will also be suspended.



    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 and Opening
    Tuesday, July 7, 2015  till Friday, July  31, 2015  12:00  p.m. - 1:00  p.m.
    During the month of July, the library will be featuring art by Bob Jay.

    Résumé Drop In
    Friday, July 31, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Thursday and Friday afternoons from 2-4pm, staff will be present with library resources to help you create, edit and print your résumé.

    Next Step Kindergarten
    Monday, August 3, 2015 11:00  a.m. - 0:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Pre-k Storytime! During storytime, children will participate in activities that will help them prepare for their first day of kindergarten.

    Wild Adventures 6 to 8 years old
    Monday, August 3, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    During this hour, children will be using their imagination to make their own animal creations.

    Mrs. Einstein's Laboratory (6 to 12 years old)
    Tuesday, August 4, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    To your beakers! Children will become scientists.

    Minecrafters
    Tuesday, August 4, 2015 6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every other Tuesday, register to take part in the competition and play on our library server. Bring your own device or use our laptops, iPads, Xbox and PS4.

    Art Display and Opening
    Wednesday, August 5, 2015  till Monday, August  31, 2015  12:00  p.m. - 1:00  p.m.
    During the month of August, the library will be featuring art by Angelica De Benedetti.

    Mr. Butterfly (ages 5 and up)
    Wednesday, August 5, 2015 during library open hours
    Everything you need to know about butterflies with “Butterfly Man”, Rhéal Vienneau.

    Chicks Tales (3 to 5 years old)
    Thursday, August 6, 2015 11:00  a.m. - 11:45  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    During storytime, children will participate in activities that will encourage them to read and interact with new friends.

    Résumé Drop In
    Thursday, August 6, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Thursday and Friday afternoons from 2-4pm, staff will be present with library resources to help you create, edit and print your résumé.

    Crafternoons
    Thursday, August 6, 2015 3:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every Thursday at 3pm drop in to explore a different craft or artisanal technique. Each month is a different craft! August is scrapbooking.

    Résumé Drop In
    Friday, August 7, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Thursday and Friday afternoons from 2-4pm, staff will be present with library resources to help you create, edit and print your résumé.

    Summer Video Game Club
    Friday, August 7, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Because all you want to do this summer is play video games. Every other Friday play and discuss XBox, PS4, and mobile games.

    Next Step Kindergarten
    Monday, August 10, 2015 11:00  a.m. - 0:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Pre-k Storytime! During storytime, children will participate in activities that will help them prepare for their first day of kindergarten.

    Wild Adventures 6 to 8 years old
    Monday, August 10, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    During this hour, children will be using their imagination to make their own animal creations.

    Monday Matinée
    Monday, August 10, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every Monday at 2pm join us for a screening of a great summer movie.

    Mrs .Picasso's Art Studio (6 to 12 years old)
    Tuesday, August 11, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    It’s time to get your hands dirty! Children will have a chance to experiment with multiple art mediums.

    Seniors' Gaming Café
    Wednesday, August 12, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Try your hand at fun and easy WiiU video games and classic table top games. Gaming for seniors is a month morning of fun and light exercise just for seniors.

    Knitting Club
    Wednesday, August 12, 2015 6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every other Wednesday, knitters gather to knit and crochet together, enjoy refreshments and company.

    Games Night
    Wednesday, August 12, 2015 6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Xbox, PS4, WiiU and Table Top Games. Gamers unite in our decked out games room to play and enjoy some snacks! Bring your games and controllers or borrow ours.

    Chicks Tales (3 to 5 years old)
    Thursday, August 13, 2015 11:00  a.m. - 11:45  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
    During storytime, children will participate in activities that will encourage them to read and interact with new friends.

    Résumé Drop In
    Thursday, August 13, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Thursday and Friday afternoons from 2-4pm, staff will be present with library resources to help you create, edit and print your résumé.

    Crafternoons
    Thursday, August 13, 2015 3:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every Thursday at 3pm drop in to explore a different craft or artisanal technique. Each month is a different craft! August is scrapbooking.

    Résumé Drop In
    Friday, August 14, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Thursday and Friday afternoons from 2-4pm, staff will be present with library resources to help you create, edit and print your résumé.

    Summer Reading Club Closing party
    Monday, August 17, 2015 1:00  p.m. - 2:00  p.m.
    With his magic wand and scarves, the author and illustrator Roger Dubé, begins by presenting the Presto and Balthazar children's books series which he created.

    Monday Matinée
    Monday, August 17, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every Monday at 2pm join us for a screening of a great summer movie.

    Scrabble Club
    Monday, August 17, 2015 3:00  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every other Monday afternoon, drop into the library for some friendly vocab competition.

    Mrs. Einstein's Laboratory (6 to 12 years old)
    Tuesday, August 18, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    To your beakers! Children will become scientists.

    Recipe Exchange
    Tuesday, August 18, 2015 5:00  p.m. - 5:30  p.m.
    Need new recipes to try? We will be swapping our favourites at the library! Please bring a copy of your favourite recipe with you, and we will make copies for you to exchange.

    Minecrafters
    Tuesday, August 18, 2015 6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every other Tuesday, register to take part in the competition and play on our library server. Bring your own device or use our laptops, iPads, Xbox and PS4.

    Résumé Drop In
    Thursday, August 20, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Thursday and Friday afternoons from 2-4pm, staff will be present with library resources to help you create, edit and print your résumé.

    Crafternoons
    Thursday, August 20, 2015 3:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every Thursday at 3pm drop in to explore a different craft or artisanal technique. Each month is a different craft! August is scrapbooking.

    Résumé Drop In
    Friday, August 21, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Thursday and Friday afternoons from 2-4pm, staff will be present with library resources to help you create, edit and print your résumé.

    Summer Video Game Club
    Friday, August 21, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Because all you want to do this summer is play video games. Every other Friday play and discuss XBox, PS4, and mobile games.

    Monday Matinée
    Monday, August 24, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every Monday at 2pm join us for a screening of a great summer movie.

    Knitting Club
    Wednesday, August 26, 2015 6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every other Wednesday, knitters gather to knit and crochet together, enjoy refreshments and company.

    Résumé Drop In
    Thursday, August 27, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Thursday and Friday afternoons from 2-4pm, staff will be present with library resources to help you create, edit and print your résumé.

    Crafternoons
    Thursday, August 27, 2015 3:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every Thursday at 3pm drop in to explore a different craft or artisanal technique. Each month is a different craft! August is scrapbooking.

    Résumé Drop In
    Friday, August 28, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Thursday and Friday afternoons from 2-4pm, staff will be present with library resources to help you create, edit and print your résumé.

    Monday Matinée
    Monday, August 31, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every Monday at 2pm join us for a screening of a great summer movie.

    Scrabble Club
    Monday, August 31, 2015 3:00  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every other Monday afternoon, drop into the library for some friendly vocab competition.

    Minecrafters
    Tuesday, September 1, 2015 6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every other Tuesday, register to take part in the competition and play on our library server. Bring your own device or use our laptops, iPads, Xbox and PS4.

    Art Display and Opening
    Wednesday, September 2, 2015 12:00  p.m. - 1:00  p.m.
    During the month of September, the library will be featuring art by Lawren Campbell.

    Summer Video Game Club
    Friday, September 4, 2015 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Because all you want to do this summer is play video games. Every other Friday play and discuss XBox, PS4, and mobile games.

    Knitting Club
    Wednesday, September 9, 2015 6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Every other Wednesday, knitters gather to knit and crochet together, enjoy refreshments and company.

    Seniors' Gaming Café
    Wednesday, September 9, 2015 10:00  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
    Try your hand at fun and easy WiiU video games and classic table top games. Gaming for seniors is a monthly morning of fun and light exercise just for seniors.

    Games Night
    Wednesday, September 9, 2015 6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
    Xbox, PS4, WiiU and Table Top Games. Gamers unite in our decked out games room to play and enjoy some snacks! Bring your games and controllers or borrow ours.

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

    Staff
    Library Director - Chantale Bellemare
    Head of Reference Services - Laura Mason
    Young Adult and Adult Librarian - Beatrice Houston
    Acting Circulation Supervisor - David Collette

    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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    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. For more information about the structure and mandate of the public library system go to the About Us section.


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