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Host Your Next Event at Central Library

********** Wedding Bookings for 2024 are now CLOSED. We will begin booking 2025 weddings on April 1st, 2024************


Hosting your event at the library provides your guests a unique experience while helping sustain one of Madison’s diverse community spaces.  All event fees go to support the Library’s service and programming.

Weddings, corporate meetings, gala receptions, performances, or community groups – we have the space for your next event.

The Central Library takes reservations for both private rentals & public community groups. For details about hosting events at one of Madison's neighborhood libraries, please see our Meeting and Study Room Policy and contact the location directly. 

If you are reserving a study room and are not a Community Group or Organization, please contact the library directly. For rental inquiries, city or federal, non profits, community groups or other organizations, please contact the Central Event's Team at


Booking requests are now open to all groups for 2024!  We will be assessing 2024 requests on a first come first served basis via EMAIL ONLY at this time.  Please email 2024 requests to


Floor to ceiling windows give a dramatic backdrop to your big day

Community Groups

Receptions, galas and more. Make the Library part of your next event

Corporate Meetings

Natural light and AV set ups create a unique spin on meetings