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From the first of June the meeting rooms and group study rooms can be reserved as usual. However, they are only open to a limited number of people at a time. The auditorium has now space for 40 people.

Where possible, the organizer of the event should collect information on the persons involved in the event in order to facilitate the possible tracing of infection. The situation is valid until further notice.

The Lahti Main Library has a 157-seat Auditorium that can be rented.

The Auditorium can only be rented during the opening hours of the library.

The Auditorium has to be reserved at least half an hour before the beginning of the event for necessary arrangements. The event must end at the latest by half an hour before the closing time of the library.

There are 2 wheelchair seats within the Auditorium.

The organizer of the event has to see to it that the maximum amount of people allowed in the Auditorium (157) is not exceeded.

Rent and other fees

0,5 hours 40 €

1-2 hours  80 €/h

3-5 hours  70 €/h

6 hours or more  60 €/h

In addition, other organizers than city services have to pay a value-added tax 24 %.

For exceeding the reserved time slot an extra fee will be charged according to the prices mentioned above.

Tuning of the grand piano is done on request and costs 100 €.

If a reservation is cancelled, it should be done at least 7 days before the event. Otherwise, the rent has to be paid.

The equipment in the Auditorium includes a grand piano, data projector, document camera, computer, Blu-ray player (for CD, DVD and Blu-ray records), microphones, flip chart and music stand.

The organizer of the event is liable for any damage that may occur to library property or equipment.

Food and drink services can be ordered from the Library Cafeteria MeaManna, tel. 050 533 9550, email:

Food and drinks are served only in the Library Cafeteria (no food, coffee or other drinks service within the Auditorium).

Additional information:

Jari Tyrväinen, tel. 050 5594097

(Susanna Partanen, tel. 044 4164954)