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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Family movie matinee: Moana
Saturday, January 27, 2018 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
The library will be showing Disney’s Moana for a Family Movie Matinee at 2pm. Bring the whole family for popcorn and a movie.
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.
Library Director - Christin Sheridan
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.
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.
- Oromocto Public Library opened in 1961.
Accessible Collections & Services
The library offers :
- Audiobooks on CD & Playaway
- Large print books
- Described videos
- Braille and print/Braille
- DAISY CDs (Talking Books)
- E-text, E-audio, E-braille
- Access to the Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA) & Bookshare
- Access to the Service québécois du livre adapté (SQLA) (French only)
- Adaptive Computer Workstations and CCTV Units
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.