New Brunswick Public Libraries

Saint John Free Public Library, East Branch
55 McDonald Street
Saint John, N.B.
E2J 0C7
Tel:  (506) 643-7250
Fax: (506) 643-7225
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Annual Opening Hours


Tuesday: 10:00  a.m. - 8:30  p.m.

Wednesday: 10:00  a.m. - 8:30  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

In The Gallery @ East Branch
Friday, June  1, 2018  till Tuesday, July  31, 2018  during library open hours
Artist Ilze Hillier will display her photography during the months of June and July at our library.


Summer Reading Club Registration
Tuesday, June  26, 2018  till Friday, August  17, 2018  10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.
Join us beginning on Tuesday, June 26th and all summer long to sign up for our reading club where you keep track of all the items you read this summer!


Sensory Play
Friday, July  20, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:30  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Play and exploration of sight, smell, sound, touch, and taste.


Movie Time in the Library
Friday, July  20, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Movies for kids, with free snacks provided.


Toddler Time
Saturday, July  21, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Rhymes, songs, and stories for your toddler!


Young Volunteers
Saturday, July  21, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Anyone 12 and over can come learn about the library and assist with children's programs!


Outside Learning
Saturday, July  21, 2018  3:30  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come enjoy the sun on Saturdays as we take our fun outside!


Speaker
Sunday, July  22, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 2:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come and interact with professionals and hear what they have to say about their occupations.


STEAM Activities
Sunday, July  22, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 3:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math based fun!


Craft Time
Sunday, July  22, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
School aged crafts based on our weekly themes.


Craft Time
Monday, July  23, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:30  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
School aged crafts based on our weekly themes.


Computer Help
Tuesday, July  24, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Story Time
Tuesday, July  24, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read, and write with us today!


Brilliant Labs
Wednesday, July  25, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
School-aged kids can check out this Atlantic Canadian movement run by science education experts, fostering creativity, innovation, and an entrepreneurial sprit in our youth.


Minecraft
Wednesday, July  25, 2018  6:30  p.m. - 7:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
An hour-long session where kids can have fun gaming.


Computer Help
Wednesday, July  25, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Young Volunteers
Wednesday, July  25, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 2:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Anyone 12 and over can come learn about the library and assist with childrens' programs!


Story Time
Thursday, July  26, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Puppet Play
Thursday, July  26, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 2:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Puppet performances, puppet creations, and play!


Art
Thursday, July  26, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 3:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Let's create pieces of art for you to take home!


Science Fun
Thursday, July  26, 2018  4:00  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Learn about science and try educational experiments!


Fundy Solid Waste Visit
Thursday, July  26, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 3:30  p.m.
Join in with Fundy Solid Waste as they teach and play with us!


Sensory Play
Friday, July  27, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:30  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Play and exploration of sight, smell, sound, touch, and taste.


Movie Time in the Library
Friday, July  27, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Movies for kids, with free snacks provided.


Toddler Time
Saturday, July  28, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Rhymes, songs, and stories for your toddler!


Young Volunteers
Saturday, July  28, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Anyone 12 and over can come learn about the library and assist with children's programs!


Outside Learning
Saturday, July  28, 2018  3:30  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come enjoy the sun on Saturdays as we take our fun outside!


Craft Time
Sunday, July  29, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
School aged crafts based on our weekly themes.


STEAM Activities
Sunday, July  29, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 3:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math based fun!


Speaker
Sunday, July  29, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 2:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come and interact with professionals and hear what they have to say about their occupations.


Computer Help
Tuesday, July  31, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Story Time
Tuesday, July  31, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read, and write with us today!


Computer Help
Wednesday, August  1, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Story Time
Thursday, August  2, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Computer Help
Tuesday, August  7, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Story Time
Tuesday, August  7, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read, and write with us today!


Computer Help
Wednesday, August  8, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Story Time
Thursday, August  9, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Computer Help
Tuesday, August  14, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Story Time
Tuesday, August  14, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read, and write with us today!


Computer Help
Wednesday, August  15, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Story Time
Thursday, August  16, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Computer Help
Tuesday, August  21, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Computer Help
Wednesday, August  22, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Computer Help
Tuesday, August  28, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Computer Help
Wednesday, August  29, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Computer Help
Tuesday, September  4, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Computer Help
Wednesday, September  5, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Computer Help
Tuesday, September  11, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Computer Help
Wednesday, September  12, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Computer Help
Tuesday, September  18, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Upcoming activities and events for all New Brunswick public libraries.


Staff

Library Manager - Emily King


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!

Library Highlights:

  • We have promotional displays, seasonal murals and art exhibits.

Our Special Collections:

  • Talking Books - we have housed the Talking Book collection for the southern part of the province since 1980. We offer this service to those who are visually impaired or cannot physically lift a book.

Our History:

  • Since 1968, we have served the community of east Saint John and the surrounding areas.

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.