Each branch of the Mobile Public Library, except Theodore Oaks, has a meeting room which is available for public use.

  • Ben May Main Library: 251-340-1488
    Bernheim Hall: capacity approx. 230, includes a stage with concert piano, and balcony area
    Armbrecht/Briskman Meeting room: capacity 60, includes galley kitchen with refrigerator and microwave
  • West Regional Branch: 251-340-8565
    capacity 200, includes a small galley kitchen with a refrigerator and microwave, meeting room users limited to 50 parking spaces
  • Toulminville: 251-494-4982
    Main meeting room: total capacity 140, includes a small galley kitchen with a refrigerator and microwave, can be split into two rooms Room A (capacity 70) and Room B (capacity 70)
    Conference room: capacity 6-10
  • Moorer Branch: 251-494-2694
    capacity 75
  • Semmes: 251-494-4935
    Main meeting room: capacity 60
    Conference room: capacity 12
  • Saraland Library: 251-675-2879
    capacity 45
  • Parkway Branch: 251-470-7766
    capacity 30

Arrangements must be made directly with the branch whose room you wish to use. You are welcome to come in and look at the facility to determine whether or not it is appropriate for your meeting.

The library welcomes the use of its meeting rooms by nonprofit businesses, groups, and organizations.

Print and fillout the Application, Policy and Rules.


  • Meetings for commercial purposes such as soliciting business or selling or promoting a product or service are not allowed.
  • Meetings for personal celebrations or ceremonies such as birthday and anniversary parties, weddings, or funerals are not allowed.
  • Meetings which may interfere with the function of the library because of noise or any other factor are not allowed.