New Brunswick Public Libraries

Closure

Please note that all libraries in the York Region as well as the Regional Office will be closed on Thursday September 27 to allow all staff to participate in Employee Development Day.

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

Saturday Movies @ the Library
Friday, August  24, 2018  till Saturday, December  22, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
Join us for a classic movie and popcorn every 4th Saturday. Click on the title for the list of showings.


Family Fun
Saturday, September  1, 2018  till Saturday, December  1, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.
The whole family is welcome to join us for playtime activities meant to develop pre-literacy skills.


Creative Colouring
Saturday, September  8, 2018  till Saturday, June  8, 2019  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.


Program Registration for Fall Youth Programs
Monday, September  10, 2018  till Monday, October  1, 2018  during library open hours
Registration for the library’s fall children’s programs will start Sept 10th. Click on the title for more information about programs.


Book Lover’s Dessert and Discussion Group
Tuesday, September  11, 2018  till Tuesday, May  14, 2019  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.


Browse and Brunch
Friday, September  14, 2018  till Friday, December  14, 2018  9:00  a.m. - 10:00  a.m.
The over-sixty crowd is invited to join us for Browse & Brunch at the library. Please click on the title for more information.


Games @ the Library
Saturday, September  15, 2018  till Saturday, June  15, 2019  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
Every third Saturday of the month from 2-4pm. Please click on the title for more information.


Costume Swap
Monday, October  1, 2018  till Wednesday, October  17, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:30  p.m.
Drop off last year's unwanted costume at the library between Oct 1-16 and get a ticket for the costume swap on Oct 17 at 6pm.


Preschool Storytime
Wednesday, October  3, 2018  till Wednesday, November  28, 2018  10:15  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
Preschool Storytime will be Wednesday mornings at 10:15am starting October 3rd. This program is for 3-5 year olds accompanied by an adult. Please click on the title for more information.


Small Business Month Open House
Wednesday, October  3, 2018  6:30  p.m. - 7:30  p.m.
An open house for entrepreneurs interested in what the Library has to offer for growing their business. Please click on the title for more information


Toddler Tales
Thursday, October  4, 2018  till Thursday, November  29, 2018  10:15  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
Toddler Tales takes place Thursday mornings at 10:15am starting October 4th. This program is for toddlers (18 months – 3years old) accompanied by an adult. Please click on the title for more information.


Building Bonanza
Friday, October  5, 2018  till Friday, November  16, 2018  3:30  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.
Building Bonanza is alternating Friday afternoons at 3:30pm for school-aged children. Please click on the title for more information.


Preteen Creating Club
Friday, October  5, 2018  till Friday, June  7, 2019  3:30  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.
Preteen Creating Club (for youth in grades 6-8) will meet at the library every first Friday of the month from 3:30pm-4:30pm. Every month is a new creation. Please click on the title for more information.


S.T.E.A.M Storytime
Friday, October  12, 2018  till Friday, November  23, 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.


Hackmatack Book Club
Thursday, October  18, 2018  till Thursday, April  18, 2019  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.


Babies in the Library
Tuesday, October  23, 2018  till Tuesday, November  27, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
A fun-filled half hour of interactive stories, songs and rhymes for babies, newborn -18 months, and a parent or guardian. Tuesdays at 10:15am from October 23rd to November 27th. 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.

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