New Brunswick Public Libraries

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. - 6:00  p.m.

Tuesday: 10:00  a.m. - 8:30  p.m.

Wednesday: 10:00  a.m. - 8:30  p.m.

Thursday: 10:00  a.m. - 6:00  p.m.

Friday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.

Saturday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.


Activities and events

Preschool storytime
Wednesday, October  4, 2017  till Wednesday, November  29, 2017  10:15  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
Preschool Storytime will be Wednesday mornings at 10:15am starting October 4th. This program is for 3-5 year olds accompanied by an adult. Please click on the title for more information.


Preteen Creating Club
Friday, October  6, 2017  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 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.


Family Storytime
Saturday, October  7, 2017  till Saturday, December  2, 2017  10:30  a.m. - 11:30  a.m.
Everyone is invited to the library for a Family Storytime starting at 10:30am. The whole family can share in stories and activities that foster a lifelong love of reading. Please click on the title for more information.


Toddler Tales
Tuesday, October  10, 2017  till Tuesday, November  28, 2017  10:15  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
Toddler Tales takes place Tuesday mornings at 10:15am starting October 10th. Please click on the title for more information.


S.T.E.A.M. Fridays
Friday, October  13, 2017  till Friday, November  24, 2017  3:30  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.
School-aged children are invited to the library for S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) every second and fourth Friday of the month at 3:30pm. Please click on the title for more information


Creative Colouring
Saturday, October  14, 2017  till Saturday, December  9, 2017  2:00  a.m. - 4:00  a.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.


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.


Games @ the Library
Saturday, October  21, 2017  till Saturday, December  16, 2017  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
We are bringing out the board games at the library on the third Saturday of every month from 2-4pm. Fun for the whole family or to meet new people. Please click on the title for more information.


Babies in the library
Thursday, October  26, 2017  till Thursday, November  30, 2017  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 October 26th to November 30th. Click on the title or phone the library at 357-3329 for more information.


Craft-A-Long
Saturday, October  28, 2017  till Saturday, November  25, 2017  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
Bring your current craft project to the library for our Craft-A-Long program the fourth Saturday of every month. Click on the title for more information.


Preteen Creating Club
Friday, December  1, 2017  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. Create a special gift with this month’s ornament creating workshop. Please click on the title for more information.


Family Storytime
Saturday, December  2, 2017  10:30  a.m. - 11:30  a.m.
Everyone is invited to the library for a very special Christmas 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.


Christmas tea
Saturday, December  2, 2017  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.
Adults are invited to our Christmas Tea fundraising event on Saturday, December 2 at 10:30am. Tickets are $5 and space is limited. Please click on the title for more information


Holiday movie series
Wednesday, December  6, 2017  till Wednesday, December  20, 2017  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.
We’re having a HOLIDAY MOVIE SERIES at the library on Wednesday nights in December. Click on the title for more information.


Holiday Extravaganza
Friday, December  15, 2017  3:30  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.
School-aged children are invited to join us for games and crafts. Please register in advance. Click on the title for more information.


Family movie matinee: Arthur`s Christmas
Saturday, December  16, 2017  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
The library will be showing Arthur's Christmas for a FAMILY MOVIE MATINEE at 2pm. Bring the whole family and enjoy festive treats.


Program Registration
Tuesday, January  2, 2018  till Monday, January  15, 2018  during library open hours
Registration for the library’s winter children’s programs will start Tuesday, January 2nd. Please visit or phone the library at 357-3329 to register. Click on the title for more information about programs.


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.