Kitchener Public Library

85 Queen st N, Kitchener, ON
Capacity: 230 people

About Kitchener Public Library

Imagine your next event in our state-of-the-art downtown Kitchener building, a historic building featuring some stunning art installations and tall ceilings with perfect acoustics. Connect with your industry and watch the ideas spark - inspiration comes naturally when surrounded by books and knowledge of every genre. Whether you’re looking to host a fundraiser dinner, a wedding or an industry gala, our venue spaces offer just the right ambience, versatility and personality to engage your guest and enhance your events. Kitchener Public Library is conveniently located in the heart of Kitchener, Ontario. Often referred to as the Silicon Valley of the North, Kitchener offers big-city excitement without losing its small-town charm. Right in the centre of downtown, the library is an ideal location for your guests, with a hotel just steps away and plenty to explore within walking distance. Why host your event at Kitchener Public Library: • Central downtown location with onsite and underground parking • Conveniently transit-friendly with bike racks available • Versatile venue space with Lounge, Theatre and Courtyard options • Stunning art pieces • Environmentally conscious building, Gold LEED-certified • Free wifi • Accessible building • Inclusive washrooms • Self-serve coat rack Spaces available Reading Lounge: Our spacious 4,100 sq.ft Reading Lounge with floor-to-ceiling windows makes for the perfect tradeshow floor with maximum visibility for your vendors. Theatre + Theatre Lounge: Our private 230-seat Theatre and accompanying Theatre Lounge is equipped for everything you need for an impressive keynote presentation. Conveniently located meeting rooms also allow for smaller break-out sessions. Courtyard: Our picturesque courtyard can accommodate up to 50 guests* and is a great outdoor option between Spring and Fall. Equipped with a beautiful stone wall that makes for a natural backdrop, your guests will adore this green escape.

Event Spaces

Reading Lounge
Venue Types
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 230
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Meters): .3