Event Spaces at the Free Library on the Parkway

Whether you’re planning a business meeting, conference with breakout rooms, wedding, retirement party, or networking reception, we can accommodate your needs with unique event spaces and delicious food provided by our exclusive caterer, Brûlée Catering. To tour our facilities and/or to discuss menu options for your event, please contact events@freelibrary.org.

Main Lobby – 1st Floor

Parkway Central Library’s main lobby showcases the unique Beaux Arts architecture and can be used for a variety of events after hours.

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Skyline Room and Terrace – 4th Floor

The indoor Skyline Room and adjacent outdoor Terrace offer sweeping views of the city skyline—an ideal site for weddings, receptions, meetings, and parties.

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Montgomery Auditorium – Ground Floor

The Montgomery Auditorium, home to our award-winning Author Events Series, offers nearly 400 seats with a stage, backstage green room, and full sound system.

Culinary Literacy Center – 4th Floor

This commercial-grade kitchen serves as both a classroom and dining space in a wonderfully unique setting.

2nd-Floor Landing

The U-shaped landing, atop the library’s grand marble stairway, has a classic ‘library’ feel with a domed skylight ceiling.

Room 108 – 1st Floor

Room 108 is a flexible meeting space with a high ceiling and audio/visual capabilities.

Conference Rooms 405, 406, and 407 – 4th Floor

These three conference rooms can be rented individually or together and combined to form a larger meeting space.