201 W. Washington Street, Petersburg, VA
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(804) 733-2387 ext 6501

The Ideal Venue for Every Event

Our state-of-the-art Event Center is a 6000 square foot facility designed to accommodate corporate, personal, and social events while easily seating 300 auditorium style and 200 banquet style guests.

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Petersburg Public Library Conference & Event Center

Amenities, Equipment, Services

564 Square Foot Stage

Private Conference Room | 2 Dressing Rooms

Panasonic Projector | Wireless Microphones

Wireless Internet | Bluetooth

Video Conferencing Capabilities

Podium | Event Lighting (Lehigh Ds30)

Kitchenette Equipped With 3 Compartment Sink, Warming Station, Refrigerator

Alcohol Beverages Allowed
(With VA ABC License)

Behringer X32 Console (Mixing Board)

JPB Speaker System (With Subwoofers)

Round & Rectangular Tables | Free Chairs

Over 100 Well Lit Parking Spaces
(Surveillance Security Cameras)

Overflow Parking Available

Handicapped Restrooms

Weddings | Lectures | Birthday Parties | Baby and Bridal Showers | Vendor Expos | Cocktail Parties | Conferences | Team-Building | Seminars | Formal Dinners | Anniversary | Celebrations | Fashion Shows

Weddings & Private Parties

Our beautiful new facility provides an excellent setting for weddings and private parties with a sizable stage, spacious dance floor options, integrated A/V, and numerous seating layouts.  It’s one of the most flexible venues in Petersburg.

Workshops & Seminars

The Center’s flexible event space is perfect for seminars and workshops that need customized breakout spaces, special audio visual requirements, video teleconferencing, and wireless internet access for attendees.

Conferences & Civic Events

This modern Conference and Event Center is built to accommodate corporate and civic events alike by comfortably seating 300 people auditorium style and offering an array of room configurations.


About the Conference & Events Center

Hear from the Community

  • The facilities at the Petersburg Public Library are top notch! We have hosted many events there, utilizing several of the various spaces available including the Conference and Event Center. The staff is incredibly accommodating and always meets our needs.

    Amy B. Everett
    Director of Customer Experience, Virginia’s Gateway Region
  • The experience I had at the Petersburg Library Event Space from beginning to end my staff and I were given top notch service. The entire staff was very helpful and always made sure we were not in need in anything.

    Nanette Hudson
    Owner, Fabulooks