Rent Our Space

The Village Learning Place is a beautifully restored Victorian brick building. Built in 1896, the library features a high, cathedral-style ceiling and lovingly refinished woodwork and hardwood floors.

Discover the charm and versatility of Village Learning Place, nestled in the heart of historic Charles Village. Our independent free library offers a unique 4100 sq foot rental space, boasting exquisite Romanesque Greek architecture both inside and out. Whether you're hosting a meeting, workshop, performance, or special event, our venue provides the perfect backdrop with excellent acoustics and ample room for your guests.

Hourly Facility Rental

Monday to Friday: 6pm - 10pm

  •  Nonprofits: $125.00 per hour (4-hour minimum)
  • All Others: $175.00 per hour (4-hour minimum)

Saturdays: 9am - 8pm

  •  Nonprofits: $175.00 per hour (4-hour minimum)
  • All Others: $225.00 per hour (4-hour minimum)


To inquire about renting space or to schedule an appointment to view space, email: or call the Village Learning Place at 410-235-2210.

What's Included
Your rental fee grants you exclusive access to our 4000 sq ft space, accommodating up to 70 seated guests or 125 standing. Our facility comes equipped with folding chairs, round tables, and rectangular tables to suit your event needs. Additionally, two bathrooms are available for your convenience, ensuring a comfortable experience for all attendees. Village Learning Place is fully handicap accessible, ensuring inclusivity for all guests.
AV Equipment Package
Enhance your event with our optional AV equipment package, featuring a microphone, screen, and projector. Available at an additional cost of $110.00 for the entirety of your event, our AV setup is designed to elevate presentations, performances, and more.
Additional Amenities
For your convenience, trash bins will be provided for easy cleanup. Please note that setup and cleanup are the responsibility of the customer, allowing you the flexibility to personalize your event according to your vision.
Book Your Event Today!
Experience the timeless elegance and versatility of Village Learning Place for your next gathering. Contact us to reserve your preferred date and time, and let our dedicated team help bring your event to life.