The Escondido Public Library is more than meets the eye. Located in historic downtown Escondido, the Library serves as a convenient space to host meetings or events. Close proximity to local museums and eateries makes for an inviting environment which welcomes all types of activities.
- Ample public parking
- Free Wi-Fi
- Multi-room options available through combining the Library's Turrentine Room with the Mathes Recreation Center meeting or dance rooms, also located on the Library Campus.
This large assembly room is able to accommodate most types of community events, recitals, and business meetings.
- Reservations may be made up to 90-days in advance of scheduled activities or events.
- Facility renters are limited to a maximum of four bookings per year.
- Seating capacity: 150 theatre style; 120 with tables and chairs; or 64 classroom style. Flexible seating arrangements are available upon request.
Available Reservation Options:
- Attached Kitchen
- Audio/Visual Equipment*
- White Board
- Grand Piano
*The Turrentine Room has a unique A/V setup that requires we use our own equipment. If you require the use of a computer/projector system, please bring all relevant files on a USB drive. Files must be Windows compatible.
Completed Facility Use Applications may be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org or in-person at the customer service desk during business hours. A staff member will assist potential renters in defining their event needs, processing the paperwork, and accepting payment. Please note: submission of this application does not guarantee the room is reserved. Reservation will be guaranteed at the time of staff confirmation.
Should the Turrentine Room be unavailable on the applicant's chosen date, staff will help identify alternate City facilities and provide direct contact information.
Additional Information and Downloadable Forms
City of Escondido - Facility Use Policy
Facility Use Application
Turrentine Room Rental Fees
Available City Facilities
For further assistance, please contact email@example.com or call (760) 839-4210.