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
Wednesday, August  1, 2018  till Saturday, September  29, 2018  9:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.
Paintings by artist Carla Perkins.


Learn. Read. Play. Create
Saturday, September  1, 2018  till Saturday, September  29, 2018  10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.
Available at the children's table at 3:00 pm daily.


STEAM Activity For Children
Friday, September  21, 2018  3:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math based programs.


Toddler Time
Saturday, September  22, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Every Saturday at the library. Rhymes, songs and stories for your toddler!


Children's Movie Matinee
Saturday, September  22, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
The whole family is invited to our movie on Saturday at the library!


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


Knit and Crochet Club For Adults
Tuesday, September  25, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 3:30  p.m.
Our club meets to knit and crochet together the last Tuesday of every month.


Computer Help
Wednesday, September  26, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Hackmatck Book Club For Grades 4-6
Wednesday, September  26, 2018  till Wednesday, March  27, 2019  6:30  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.
Monthly book club for children in grades 4-6. We meet the last Wednesday of every month at the library from 6:30 - 7:00 pm.


Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, September  27, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Story Time every Thursday for families.


Story Time Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, September  27, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Scrabble Game Drop-In
Thursday, September  27, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Every Thursday from 2:00 - 4:00 pm


Book Club For Adults
Thursday, September  27, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 3:30  p.m.
Our library book club meets the last Thursday of every month. Contact us today about joining.


Children's Craft
Friday, September  28, 2018  3:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Fun crafts in the afternoon at the library!


Adult Crafting
Friday, September  28, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 3:30  p.m.
Join us for some crafting fun today at the library.


Toddler Time
Saturday, September  29, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Every Saturday at the library. Rhymes, songs and stories for your toddler!


Puppet Performance
Saturday, September  29, 2018  2:30  p.m. - 3:30  p.m.
Join us for an entertaining puppet play this afternoon!


Computer Help
Tuesday, October  2, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Five Crowns Card Game For Adults
Tuesday, October  2, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Join us to learn this fun card game which is similar to Rummy.


Computer Help
Wednesday, October  3, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Story Time Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, October  4, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, October  4, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Story Time every Thursday for families.


Toddler Time
Saturday, October  6, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Every Saturday at the library. Rhymes, songs and stories for your toddler!


Computer Help
Tuesday, October  9, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Computer Help
Wednesday, October  10, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, October  11, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Story Time every Thursday for families.


Story Time Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, October  11, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Toddler Time
Saturday, October  13, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Every Saturday at the library. Rhymes, songs and stories for your toddler!


Computer Help
Tuesday, October  16, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Computer Help
Wednesday, October  17, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


Story Time Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, October  18, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, October  18, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Story Time every Thursday for families.


Toddler Time
Saturday, October  20, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Every Saturday at the library. Rhymes, songs and stories for your toddler!


Computer Help
Tuesday, October  23, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


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


Story Time Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, October  25, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, October  25, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Story Time every Thursday for families.


Toddler Time
Saturday, October  27, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Every Saturday at the library. Rhymes, songs and stories for your toddler!


Computer Help
Tuesday, October  30, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


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


Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, November  1, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Story Time every Thursday for families.


Story Time Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, November  1, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Toddler Time
Saturday, November  3, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Every Saturday at the library. Rhymes, songs and stories for your toddler!


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


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


Story Time Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, November  8, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, November  8, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Story Time every Thursday for families.


Toddler Time
Saturday, November  10, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Every Saturday at the library. Rhymes, songs and stories for your toddler!


Computer Help
Tuesday, November  13, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Assistance with basic computer questions.


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


Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, November  15, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Story Time every Thursday for families.


Story Time Every Child Ready To Read
Thursday, November  15, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come sing, talk, play, read and write with us today!


Toddler Time
Saturday, November  17, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Every Saturday at the library. Rhymes, songs and stories for your toddler!


Computer Help
Tuesday, November  20, 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.

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