Welcome to the Licking County Library.

Hold a Meeting Here

Need a quiet study space or a room to hold a meeting? Designated spaces are available for use at many of our locations. No library card needed!


Downtown Newark

Meeting Rooms: The spaces can be rented for a fee by community groups when not needed for library-related activities. 

Make online reservations for a meeting room at the Downtown Newark location.

See our Meeting Room Policy for rules of use. Requests can be made for use of our kitchenette, dry erase board, projector, laptop, podium or microphone. 

  • Meeting Room A: $75 for 4 hours, an additional $75 for any additional time, limit of 100 people 
  • Meeting Room B: $50 for 4 hours, an additional $50 for any additional time, limit of 20 people
  • There is no cost to non-profit organizations

Study Rooms: Spaces are available for free and can be reserved for 2-hour increments. See our Study Room Guidelines (Note to self/Laura: insert PDF) for rules of use. 

There is a room capacity limit of six people. Make online reservations for a study room at the Downtown Newark location.

Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

Meeting Room: This room seats 20 people. Requests can be made for a projector and portable screen. It also includes a sink.

Reservations can be made online or by calling 740.967.2982. Cost for the meeting room is $50 for 4 hours. There is no cost to non-profit organizations.

Study Rooms: There are two rooms available on a first come, first served basis, free of charge.

 

Buckeye Lake

Meeting Room: This room seats 20 people. It includes a projector and smart board.

Reservations can be made online or by calling 740.928.0472. Cost for the meeting room is $50 for 4 hours. There is no cost to non-profit organizations.   

West Newark (Emerson R. Miller)

Study Rooms: Spaces are available on a first come, first served basis and are free of charge.

There are two rooms:

  • Group Study Room: limit of four people 
  • James H. Hafer Memorial Room: limit of four people

 

  • Sep
    20

    Preschool Story Time

    10:00 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Preschoolers and their caregivers join us for a fun and interactive story time! Read engaging books, sing songs and participate in early literacy activities designed especially for your preschooler.

  • Sep
    20

    Family Story Time - Hebron Branch

    10:30 AM @ Hebron

    Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

  • Sep
    20

    Little Tots

    11:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock) - Story Time Area

    Babies and Family are invited to join us for stories, songs and fun.

  • Sep
    20

    Crafternoons

    4:00 PM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    Do you like to craft? Join us for our first Crafternoon where we will create mixed media owls on canvas.

  • Sep
    20

    Teen Ukulele Club

    4:00 PM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Take on classic songs with the easy to use ukulele. All skill levels welcome.