To book Private Parties & Special Events for any of our MFG locations, please contact:

Kate Lawton

Catering Brand Manager 

(574) 344-8451

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do you require Food & Beverage minimums?

Yes, we do require food and beverage minimums.  These vary by date and time.  Please contact us for details.


Can I use an outside caterer?

No, but we have plenty of fantastic food and beverage options for you to choose from.  Contact us to discuss your specific needs.


How many people can the library accommodate?

The library can accommodate up to 250 guests in a cocktail reception style setting. For seated meals, the library can accommodate up to 185 guests.  Contact us for guest limits on other setups.


Can I put a hold on a specific date?

To hold a date we require an upfront deposit.  Please contact us for date availability and details.


Can I come see the site?

Absolutely, please contact us to set an appointment to tour of our facility.


Do you offer parking?

There is plenty of parking on both streets and lots near Carnegie Library.


How late can we use the space?

Each event will have a set start and stop time, but the latest possible time anyone may use the facility is midnight.


Can I have my rehearsal dinner here?

Yes! For smaller wedding parties, we suggest moving the dinner a short distance to Corndance Tavern, where guests may choose meals directly from the menu.  However, we can certainly cater a rehearsal dinner at Carnegie Library.  Contact us for Details!


Does Carnegie Library provide flowers, DJ, etc.?

Venue rentals include in-house tables, linens, Chiavari chairs, white ceramic plates, flatware, glassware room setup & clean up of in-house equipment and access to the venue’s A/V equipment (televisions with HDMI hookups & sound systems).  For flowers, DJs and additional services and equipment rental we suggest you reach out to one of our preferred vendors.


Do you accept credit cards?

Yes, we do accept credit cards.  Contact us to reserve your dates.