New Brunswick Public Libraries

Moncton Public Library
644 Main St., suite 101
Moncton, N.B.
E1C 1E2
Tel:  (506) 869-6000
Fax: (506) 869-6040
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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.

Sunday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.


Activities and events

Storytent @ Forest Glen School
Monday, July  9, 2018  till Monday, August  27, 2018  10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.
For all ages! Come read, sing, make a craft and have fun with friends under the tent top at Forest Glen School.


Storytime @ Katherine Park
Tuesday, July  10, 2018  till Tuesday, August  28, 2018  10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.
For all ages! Come read, sing, make a craft and have fun with friends under the tent top at Katherine Park.


Family Movie Day (in French)
Sunday, July  15, 2018  till Sunday, August  26, 2018  3:00  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.
The library presents a free family movie on the BIG screen. We'll provide the popcorn!


Unplug Yourself Afternoon
Thursday, August  2, 2018  till Thursday, August  30, 2018  3:30  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.
Have fun without a screen! Board games available in the teen section.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, August  19, 2018  3:15  p.m. - 4:15  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Family Movie Day
Sunday, August  19, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 2:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
The library presents a free family movie on the BIG screen. We'll provide the popcorn!


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, August  19, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Knittervention
Sunday, August  19, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Participate in communal knitting and crochet projects to give back to the community.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, August  19, 2018  12:45  p.m. - 1:45  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Creative Writers Workshop
Sunday, August  19, 2018  12:00  p.m. - 2:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Teen writers share projects and participate in group coaching and feedback with the help of a local author.


Chess Masters
Monday, August  20, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come learn and play chess with friends!


Lunch Time Meditation
Monday, August  20, 2018  12:15  p.m. - 12:45  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Meet instructor Debbie Melanson-Hebert for 30 minutes of meditation.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Tuesday, August  21, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Unplug Yourself Afternoon
Tuesday, August  21, 2018  3:30  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Have fun without a screen! Board games available in the teen section.


Mystery Lovers Book Club
Tuesday, August  21, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.
The title for August 21: The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware


Family Storytime
Wednesday, August  22, 2018  10:00  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.  Recurring activity or event
Join us for some stories, songs and a craft! For children of all ages and their caregivers.


Project Night
Wednesday, August  22, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come by the Makerspace and meet other makers in your community, share and work on your projects in our space.


Family Storytime (in French)
Wednesday, August  22, 2018  11:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Join us for some stories, songs and a craft! For children of all ages and their caregivers.


IRL Game Night
Wednesday, August  22, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Gamers unite in our decked-out games room to play together IRL - In Real Library!


Second Language Conversation Circles
Wednesday, August  22, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


#CodeKids
Thursday, August  23, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come learn coding through fun challenges and activities. Presented by Brilliant Labs.


Storytent @ Centennial Park
Thursday, August  23, 2018  10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
For all ages! Come read, sing, make a craft and have fun with friends under the tent top at Centennial Park.


Summer Reading Club closing party
Thursday, August  23, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.
Celebrate the end of a summer full of reading with games, prizes, snacks and your very own certificate!


Books and Beans Book Club
Friday, August  24, 2018  11:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.
The title for Aug 24: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon


Kidz' Crafternoon
Saturday, August  25, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come make a fun craft with us! Two crafts will be on hand: one for preschool, another for school age!


Creative Writers Workshop
Saturday, August  25, 2018  10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
All are welcome to join, share projects and participate in group coaching and feedback.


Colouring for grown-ups
Saturday, August  25, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Drop in and join us to find your zen through colouring. We provide beautiful and intricate designs to colour and pencil crayons.


Dungeons & Dragons
Saturday, August  25, 2018  12:00  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
The library is hosting a D&D campaign. Please email mplib@gnb.ca for more information.


Drag'n Tales
Saturday, August  25, 2018  10:30  a.m. - 11:00  a.m.
A special storytime that is sure to be fabulous thanks to reading from a local drag performer. Come as you are and as you want to be! There will also be a craft. In collaboration with River of Pride for Pride Week.


Drag'n Tales (in French)
Saturday, August  25, 2018  11:00  a.m. - 11:30  a.m.
A special storytime that is sure to be fabulous thanks to reading from a local drag performer. Come as you are and as you want to be! There will also be a craft. In collaboration with River of Pride for Pride Week.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, August  26, 2018  3:15  p.m. - 4:15  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Family Movie Day
Sunday, August  26, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 2:30  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
The library presents a free family movie on the BIG screen. We'll provide the popcorn!


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, August  26, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, August  26, 2018  12:45  p.m. - 1:45  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Financial Literacy For Teens
Sunday, August  26, 2018  1:30  p.m. - 2:30  p.m.
GOAL SETTING: Learn the importance of setting goals to help make dreams tangible and achievable.


Financial Literacy for Teens (in French)
Sunday, August  26, 2018  3:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
GOAL SETTING: Learn the importance of setting goals to help make dreams tangible and achievable.


Lunch Time Meditation
Monday, August  27, 2018  12:15  p.m. - 12:45  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Meet instructor Debbie Melanson-Hebert for 30 minutes of meditation.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Tuesday, August  28, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Unplug Yourself Afternoon
Tuesday, August  28, 2018  3:30  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Have fun without a screen! Board games available in the teen section.


Tuesday Evening Book Club
Tuesday, August  28, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.
The title for Aug 28: Son of a Trickster by Eden Robinson


IRL Game Night
Wednesday, August  29, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Gamers unite in our decked-out games room to play together IRL - In Real Library!


Project Night
Wednesday, August  29, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come by the Makerspace and meet other makers in your community, share and work on your projects in our space.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Wednesday, August  29, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Library Mini-Golf
Wednesday, August  29, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
Turn the teen section into a mini-golf course, using books and other library supplies! Celebrate the end of summer and the end of the Teen Reading Challenge.


Storytent @ Centennial Park
Thursday, August  30, 2018  10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
For all ages! Come read, sing, make a craft and have fun with friends under the tent top at Centennial Park.


Colouring for grown-ups
Saturday, September  1, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Drop in and join us to find your zen through colouring. We provide beautiful and intricate designs to colour and pencil crayons.


No Pressure Book Club
Saturday, September  1, 2018  11:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
If you love to read but don't want to tie yourself down to one book each month, the No Pressure Book Club is for you.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, September  2, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, September  2, 2018  3:15  p.m. - 4:15  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Tuesday, September  4, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Wednesday, September  5, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Project Night
Wednesday, September  5, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come by the Makerspace and meet other makers in your community, share and work on your projects in our space.


IRL Game Night
Wednesday, September  5, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Gamers unite in our decked-out games room to play together IRL - In Real Library!


Colouring for grown-ups
Saturday, September  8, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Drop in and join us to find your zen through colouring. We provide beautiful and intricate designs to colour and pencil crayons.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, September  9, 2018  3:15  p.m. - 4:15  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, September  9, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Spelling Bee for Grown-ups
Sunday, September  9, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
Sign up for the third annual spelling bee for grown-ups at the library. Demonstrate your spelling skills by correctly spelling aloud as many words as you can!


Second Language Conversation Circles
Tuesday, September  11, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Wednesday, September  12, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


IRL Game Night
Wednesday, September  12, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Gamers unite in our decked-out games room to play together IRL - In Real Library!


Project Night
Wednesday, September  12, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come by the Makerspace and meet other makers in your community, share and work on your projects in our space.


Colouring for grown-ups
Saturday, September  15, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Drop in and join us to find your zen through colouring. We provide beautiful and intricate designs to colour and pencil crayons.


Brazilian Storytime
Saturday, September  15, 2018  3:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.
Join us for stories, songs in Portuguese, along with a fun craft! For the whole family! In collaboration with Associação de Brasileiros de New Brunswick.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, September  16, 2018  3:15  p.m. - 4:15  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, September  16, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Tuesday, September  18, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Wednesday, September  19, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


IRL Game Night
Wednesday, September  19, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Gamers unite in our decked-out games room to play together IRL - In Real Library!


Project Night
Wednesday, September  19, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come by the Makerspace and meet other makers in your community, share and work on your projects in our space.


Colouring for grown-ups
Saturday, September  22, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Drop in and join us to find your zen through colouring. We provide beautiful and intricate designs to colour and pencil crayons.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, September  23, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, September  23, 2018  3:15  p.m. - 4:15  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Tuesday, September  25, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Wednesday, September  26, 2018  7:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


IRL Game Night
Wednesday, September  26, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Gamers unite in our decked-out games room to play together IRL - In Real Library!


Project Night
Wednesday, September  26, 2018  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Come by the Makerspace and meet other makers in your community, share and work on your projects in our space.


Colouring for grown-ups
Saturday, September  29, 2018  1:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Drop in and join us to find your zen through colouring. We provide beautiful and intricate designs to colour and pencil crayons.


Second Language Conversation Circles
Sunday, September  30, 2018  2:00  p.m. - 3:00  p.m.  Recurring activity or event
Those learning a new language meet weekly to discuss a variety of casual topics, often with the help of a facilitator.


Upcoming activities and events for all New Brunswick public libraries.


Staff

Library Director - Chantale Bellemare
Head of Reference Services - Laura Mason
Head of Young Adult and Adult Services  - Vacant 
Head of Children’s Services  - Catherine Vienneau-Leclair
Circulation Supervisor - David Collette


Parking

Approximately 50 spaces, shared with the Blue Cross Centre, parking meters nearby. We validate parking up to 60 minutes at the Blue Cross Centre, or for users of the app HotSpot (parking meters).


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 Hightlights:

  • Our library has natural lighting and plenty of space for relaxed reading.
  • Meeting rooms are available.

Our Special Collections:

  • The Moncton Heritage Room houses the historical collection, which focuses on materials of interest to the residents of the counties of Albert, Westmorland and Kent. We also have the largest Northrop Frye collection in the world.

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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