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Facility Rentals

Be advised that the McLaughlin Auditorium will be unavailable for rental until the completion of renovations in March 2018. All other library facilities remain available for rental as usual.

When you are looking for a comfortable setting to conduct your meeting, workshop, seminar or piano recital, consider the Oshawa Public Libraries’ room rentals. A piano is available at the McLaughlin Branch only.

The Oshawa Public Libraries offer several locations of various sizes to suit your needs. The McLaughlin Auditorium is the ONLY location that includes room set-up (tables and chairs). All locations offer a large screen and kitchen access (special request). Please identify your requirements at the time of your booking. Wifi internet access is available at all locations.

Hours

See our Hours and Locations page for hours during which library facilities can be accessed for rental and public use and click on any library location for a virtual tour!

Locations

The McLaughlin Branch at 65 Bagot Street offers the McLaughlin Auditorium with a capacity of 130 people in a theatre style arrangement. Other seating plans may reduce the maximum capacity.



The Northview Branch at 250 Beatrice Street East offers the Nonquon Room with a capacity of 80 people. A small Conference Room is also available to groups of up to 12 people.

The Legends Centre Branch at 1661 Harmony Road North offers a Programme Room with a capacity of 20 people.

How to Book

For booking enquiries at the McLaughlin Branch - contact Stephanie McLean ext. 5213.

For booking enquiries at the Legends Centre Branch – contact Leanne Carlson at 905-579-6111 ext. 5815.

For booking enquiries at the Northview Branch – contact Melanie Jessup at 905-579-6111 ext. 5874.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation must be provided one week (7 days) prior to the date of booking.

Accessibility

All Oshawa Public Libraries locations are wheelchair accessible. For further details consult our information on accessibility at McLaughlin, Jess Hann, Northview and Legends.

Facility Rental Rates

Fees associated with rental and use of spaces at the Oshawa Public Libraries four locations may be found on Page 2 of the Oshawa Public Libraries Facility Rental Policy.