Annual Opening Hours
Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 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
New Release Fridays
Friday, January 6, 2017 till Friday, December 22, 2017 during library open hours
We get a delivery of new materials every other week, so join us every other Friday to discover what's new. Coffee and cookies are served all day.
Senior Coffee Hour
Friday, January 6, 2017 till Friday, December 29, 2017 2:30  p.m. - 3:30  p.m.
Chat with others, try a crossword or sudoku puzzle, do a therapeutic colouring page, read the newspaper... it's up to you how you want to enjoy your library! Coffee and snacks provided.
Build with LEGO®
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 till Wednesday, December 27, 2017 6:30  p.m. - 7:30  p.m.
This program is open to all ages. We set out all of our LEGO® and you build and create whatever you like! This program is open to all ages.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 till Monday, November 27, 2017 9:00  a.m. - 9:30  p.m.
Wanna start your day off with some fresh air, exercise and good company? Join the library staff for a stroll around the trail in O'Connell park every Tuesday morning.
Thursday, October 26, 2017 till Thursday, December 14, 2017 10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
Little ones 18-36 months and their caregivers enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and playtime during this half hour program.
Thursday, October 26, 2017 till Thursday, December 14, 2017 10:30  a.m. - 11:30  a.m.
3-5 year olds are invited to join us for stories, songs, games and crafts. We focus on a different letter of the alphabet each week.
Babies in the Library
Friday, November 3, 2017 till Friday, November 24, 2017 10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
Babies birth - 18 months and their caregivers are invited to join us every Friday morning in November for songs, rhymes, knee bounces, tickles, walk-abouts and board books.
Travel Canada @ the Sussex Regional Library
Sunday, December 31, 2017 during library open hours
In celebration of Canada 150, we will be taking a trip across Canada via books and DVDs. We invite you to come see our travel map and check out the book displays that coincide with the part of Canada we'll be visiting each month.
Library Director - Vanessa Black
Approximately 12 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.
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!
- We have a beautiful granite top desk with wood panel carvings that depict the local economy. It was a gift designed and built by local carpenters.
- Permanent collections of artwork by local artisans adorn our walls.
Our special collections:
- Various genealogy resources as well as microfilm copies of the Kings County Record, Maritime Farmer and St. Paul's United Church records.
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.