Meeting Spaces Information

Library meeting spaces are used for library events and meetings, town meetings, and general use by the public. Due to high demand for these spaces, public groups may only book two (2) events per month. For the full Meeting Spaces Policy view the PDF at the bottom of this page.

For technical questions contact the Office of Public Programming at 401-247-1920 x7 or email reservations@barringtonlibrary.org.

Below is a list of meeting spaces available for public use at the library. Please note that the Wesfall Children's Program Room, the Teen Meeting Room, and the Peck Center for Adult Enrichment are not available for reservation. 

TRUSTEE ROOM

Capacity: 12
Size: 300 sq. ft.
Handicapped Accessible
Tables: 1 long executive table with ports/outlets
Chairs: 12 leather executive with wheels
Public WiFi
White Board
Food is NOT allowed in this room

Equipment:

  • LCD projector with sound
    • VGA & HDMI inputs
  • Project onto white wall

 

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES MEETING ROOM

Capacity: 15
Size: 327 sq. ft.
Handicapped Accessible
Tables: 1 long table with ports/outlets
Chairs: 15
Public WiFi
White Board
Counter with sink – food is allowed in this room

Equipment:

  • LCD projector with sound
    • VGA & HDMI inputs
  • Project onto white wall

 

COLLIS FAMILY GALLERY 

(A & B) This room can be split in two with a dividing wall.

Capacity:

  • 60 Auditorium Style (entire room)
  • 30 Classroom Style (entire room)

Size: 598 sq. ft. for A & B (total for room is 1196 sq. ft.)
Handicapped Accessible
Tables: 10 (8-ft) rectangular tables and 6 (6-ft) rectangular tables
Chairs: 60
Public WiFi
Kitchenette with counter, sink, mini-fridge, and oven
(Gallery A: kitchenette, sink, oven, counter) (Gallery B: mini-fridge, counter)
Podium
Equipment

  • Portable projector
    • VGA & HDMI input
  • Pop-up projection screen
  • Portable amplification/microphone

 

SALEM FAMILY AUDITORIUM

Capacity: 105
Size: 1440 sq. ft.
Handicapped Accessible (including stage)
Green Room (with sink and mirror) adjacent
T-Coil (telecoil) hearing aid compatible sound
Public WiFi
Food is NOT allowed in this room

Equipment:

  • LCD Projector
    • VGA & HDMI inputs
  • Portable CD/DVD/Blu-Ray Player
  • 20 ft Motorized projection screen 
  • Surround sound system
  • Microphones
  • Stage lighting
  • Podium

Daily Use Mode AV equipment, including projector and speakers, is available by prior arrangement.

Production Mode equipment in the AV Room, including stage lighting and production sound board use is available by a paid qualified technician. The Library reserves sole right to determine if the production or event requires use of Production Mode.

Seating - The Salem Family Auditorium seats 105. It has two side aisles (no center aisle) and is wheelchair-accessible.

Refreshments/Receptions - No food or drink is allowed inside the Salem Family Auditorium. Those seeking a reception with refreshments can reserve the Collis Family Gallery.

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