The Auditorium is located on the second floor on the east side of the library near the Administration Offices. Furnishings consist of 70 chairs setup for theater style seating and an additional 25 chairs are arranged around a conference table. Additional tables and chairs available upon request. The total room capacity for the Auditorium is 200 people.

The Auditorium is available for public use. Reservations can be made online, by phone, or in person. Please call 785-776-4741 ext. 100 to make a reservation or click on the green “Make a Reservation” button below. Reservations can be viewed on the digital display board near the entry of the room.

Available equipment includes:

  • Sound System with multiple microphones (two wireless)
  • Three adaptive listening devices for the hearing impaired
  • Built-in drop down screen
  • Movable lectern
  • Movable dry erase white board
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Electrical outlets
  • Kitchenette
  • Video projector for use with patron-supplied computer
  • Blu-ray & DVD player

A library staff member will set up the library owned equipment and ensure it operates properly. Staff will also store equipment after use. Staff will not be available for equipment operation during programs.

If you require special technology consideration, please note it in the reservation.

Groups may bring their own computer or other electronic devices. The library accepts no responsibility for the use or care of personally supplied equipment.


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