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 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

 

  • Feb
    29

    Saturday Tales

    10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark - Meeting Room A

    Join us for stories and songs in this fun for all-ages storytime every Saturday! *No story time on February 8

  • Feb
    29

    Winter Wonderland Tea Party

    11:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    We invite you to a frosty tea party celebrating the magic of winter.

  • Mar
    01

    Library Ladies Book Club

    10:00 AM @ Buckeye Lake

    No meetings required. Just read the selection and fill out a survey.March: Where'd You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple

  • Mar
    01

    Teen Featured Book Club

    10:00 AM @ Buckeye Lake

    No meetings required. Just read the selection.March: I'm Not Dying with You Tonight by Kimberly Jones and Gilly Segal

  • Mar
    01

    Bookworm Book Club

    10:00 AM @ Utica (Hervey Memorial)

    No meetings required! Just read the selection and fill out a survey.March - Still Lives by Maria Hummel