Rent Space

Need a place for your group to meet? Rockford Public Library facilities provide the ideal setting for small and large groups to gather. All locations offer TV/VCR/DVD equipment and wireless Internet access. Our facilities are conveniently located throughout the city and are open during all public service hours. 

Who do I talk to about renting space?

To inquire about the availability of meeting rooms, call 815-965-7606. For quiet study room reservations, call 815-966-2748.

What size rooms are available?

Room sizes vary and accommodate groups from 4 to 140 people. Rates are listed below.

Please review the Meeting Room Policy for more information on Library space rental.

Main Library, 215 N. Wyman St.
Auditorium:
Capacity: 140, theatre style
Rate: $100 – For Profit Groups
$25 – Non-Profit Groups
Classrooms A & B:
Capacity: 22 - 24
Rate: $50 – For Profit Groups
$0 – Non-Profit Groups
Classroom C:
Capacity: 12
Rate: $50 – For Profit Groups
$0 – Non-Profit Groups
East Branch, 6685 E. State St
Friends of RPL Community Room:
Capacity: 65
Rate: $100 – For Profit Groups
$25 – Non-Profit Groups
2 Quiet Study Rooms:
Capacity: 4 people maximum,
3 hour time limit
sign up at the checkout desk
Rate: Free
Montague Branch, 1238 S. Winnebago St
Connie Lane Room:
Capacity: 50
Rate: $50 – For Profit Groups
$0 – Non-Profit Groups
Classroom:
Capacity: 25
Rate: $50 – For Profit Groups
$0 – Non- Profit Groups
Rock River Branch, 3128 11th St
Program Room:
Capacity: 36
Rate: $50 – For Profit Groups
$0 – Non-Profit Groups
Tutor Room:
Capacity: 4
Rate: $0 – Non-Profit Groups Only
Rockton Centre Branch, 3112 N. Rockton Ave.
Classroom:
Capacity: 23
Rate: $50 – For Profit Groups
$0 – Non-Profit Groups