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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Preteen Learn to Crochet
Wednesday, December  5, 2018  till Wednesday, December  19, 2018  6:30  p.m. - 7:30  p.m.
Ages 10-12 can join us for a three week workshop to learn to crochet a headband! No prior experience necessary. Click on the title for more information.

Noon Year’s Eve
Monday, December  31, 2018  11:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.
All ages are invited to the library’s NOON YEAR’S EVE PARTY! The little ones may not be able to stay up to celebrate New Year’s at midnight, but they can join us for some fun from 11am-12pm as we count down to noon! Please click on the title for more info

Upcoming activities and events for all New Brunswick public libraries.


Library Director - Christin Sheridan


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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


In New Brunswick, public libraries exist as part of a partnership between the provincial government and participating municipalities or associations of persons. 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.