The purpose of the library's meeting and study room is to provide space for library and community programs and events, to fulfill the library's role as a community center where the public can attend informational, educational and cultural events and to champion the principal of intellectual freedom by providing a forum for the free exchange of ideas. Meeting rooms are available Monday through Saturday during scheduled open hours when not in library use. Contact the library to reserve a room. There is no fee for the use of the study room.
Fees for use of the Velma Skola program room are:
City of Kalona: no charge
Educational groups or educational programs for the public: no charge if room left in original condition. Will be charged for labor and materials if room is damaged or extraordinary room clean up is required.
Non-profit groups/non-fee based programs/political committees: no charge
For profit groups/fee-based programs: $25 per hour or partial hour Audio/visual equipment: $5 per program Kitchen use: $25 per program; $50.00 damage deposit (will be returned upon a satisfactory inspection)