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The Sandwich Public Library District has four rooms available for use by the public:
• Public Meeting Room (PMR)
• Study Rooms #1 & #2
• Social Gathering Room

In accordance with the American Library Association’s Library Bill of Rights and it's interpretation pertaining to meeting rooms, the Library does not limit use of the meeting rooms based on the subject matter of the meeting or the beliefs or affiliations of the meeting’s sponsors. Permission to use Library facilities in no way constitutes an endorsement of any group’s faiths or beliefs. All users are responsible for complying with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, which require that a meeting or materials at a meeting be provided in an accessible format in response to a request.

Room Use Policy 
Please review our policy prior to filling out a reservation application.


Public Meeting Room Reservations

The Sandwich Public Library District offers the use of our Public Meeting Room to outside organizations for trainings, meetings and programs. Library programming will take priority for room availability. 


If you are interested in reserving our Public Meeting Room, please complete the following Meeting Room Application:

Please provide your full name.
Please provide your address.
Please provide a valid email address.
Please provide a valid phone number.
Please provide your library card number.
Please provide the name of your organization.
Please provide a contact name, email and phone number.
Please select a start date and time.
Please select a end date and time.
Please provide the expected attendance.
Please provide the nature of the meeting.
Please indicate if light refreshments will be served.
Please indicate if AV equipment will be needed.


  • Sandwich Public Library District is a municipal entity; therefore all meetings must be open to
    public attendance.
  • The Public Meeting Room may be reserved up to 3 months in advance, but no less than a week
    prior to the event.
  • A submitted application does not guarantee a reservation. Applications are reviewed and
    approved by staff, who will contact you for confirmation.
  • The sale, advertising, solicitation, or promotion of products or services is not allowed in library
    meeting rooms.
  • The library requires a $50 deposit for all applicants applying for use of the Public Meeting room
    for a non-library related event. This deposit will be refunded in full if the room and equipment
    are left in good condition.
  • The library requires a $50 non-refundable charge for applications requesting extended Public
    Meeting Room availability outside of the library’s regular hours.
  • The Sandwich Public Library District complies with ADA regulations. Accommodations for a
    disability for any presentation at the library should be made by all groups using these facilities.

By clicking the Submit button below, I/we hereby waive and release any claims, causes of action, damages or demands may have against the Sandwich Public Library District, its Board of Trustees, and employees thereof arising out of or in connection with my use of the aforesaid room. I further agree to defend and hold harmless the Sandwich Public Library District, its Board of Trustees, and employees thereof from any claims, causes of action, damages or demands which: may be made on account of the aforesaid function. I further agree to assume all responsibility for the conduct and safety of my guests and assume all financial responsibility to make payment to the Sandwich Public Library District for any damages done to the Sandwich Public Library by myself or my guests while in attendance at this function. Additionally, I have read and understand the Room Use Policy and will personally guarantee and be responsible for compliance with them.

Please indicate that you have read and agree to the Meeting Room Policy.


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Sandwich Public Library District

925 South Main Street, Sandwich, Illinois 60548
Phone: 815-786-8308  |  Fax: 815-786-9231

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