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South County Library

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Meeting Facilities 

The Roanoke County Public Library is pleased to offer the Roanoke Valley community a number of meeting options at its new South County headquarters library at 6303 Merriman Road. The Commons, the Library's 9,000-square-foot annex, has two general meeting rooms and an auditorium designed to meet a variety of needs. The meeting rooms can be configured in a number of ways - theater, classroom, boardroom, hollow square, U shape, etc. - and can be combined to serve a larger audience (more than 150 seated). The 200-seat Auditorium has fixed and moveable seats.

  • Directions: From US 220/I-581, take the Electric Road/VA-419 Exit toward Salem. Continue just over one mile on Electric Road and then turn left on Chaparral Drive. Go 1.75 miles on Chaparral (past Cave Spring High School) and then turn left on Merriman Road. Continue nearly 3/4 mile on Merriman Road into the roundabout and the library will be on the right.
  • Major Access Routes: VA-419, Blue Ridge Parkway, US 220
  • Monday Hours: 9 am - 8 pm
  • Tuesday Hours: 9 am - 8 pm
  • Wednesday Hours: 9 am - 8 pm
  • Thursday Hours: 9 am - 8 pm
  • Friday Hours: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Saturday Hours: 9 am - 4 pm
  • Sunday Hours: Closed
  • Holidays Closed: Major Holidays
  • Breakfast Served:
  • Lunch Served:
  • Dinner Served:
  • Alcohol Served:
    • Beer
    • Cocktails
    • Wine
  • Carryout Available:
  • Vegetarian Options:
  • Entree Price Range: $10 or less
  • Credit Card Types Accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Discover
  • Credit Cards Accepted:
  • Free Wireless:
  • Handicap Accessible: Yes
  • Smoke Free:
  • Monday Hours: 9am - 9pm
  • Tuesday Hours: 9am - 9pm
  • Wednesday Hours: 9am - 9pm
  • Thursday Hours: 9am - 9pm
  • Friday Hours: 9am - 6pm
  • Saturday Hours: 9am - 5pm
  • Sunday Hours: Closed
  • Holidays Closed: Major Holidays
  • Credit Cards Accepted:
  • Credit Card Types Accepted: MasterCard, Visa, Discover
  • Additional Information: Amenities include a coffee shop, a used book store, free wireless, and 77 public computers.
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
Facility Info
  • DescriptionWhether you just want to enjoy a cup of coffee by yourself or host a lecture for more than 300, South County has The Commons to meet your needs. Mill Mountain Coffee and Tea anchors The Commons area and is flanked by two 80-seat meeting rooms and a 200-seat auditorium. The meeting rooms can be made into one single room with an audiovisual feed between the auditorium and the meeting rooms is necessary.
  • Largest Room3006
  • Total Sq. Ft.4425
  • Space NotesMeeting rooms are combined for banquets, providing space for 64 guests.
  • Theatre Capacity368
  • Type of Space Indoor Space
  • Banquet Capacity64
  • Number of Rooms3
  • Classroom Capacity56
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 3006
  • Width: 48
  • Length: 67
  • Theater Capacity: 205
  • Listening Devices Present:
Meeting Room 1
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 673
  • Width: 23
  • Length: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 75
  • Classroom Capacity: 24
  • Banquet Capacity: 64
Meeting Room 2
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 746
  • Width: 26
  • Length: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 60
  • Classroom Capacity: 24
  • Banquet Capacity: 64

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South County Library
6303 Merriman Rd.
Roanoke, VA 24018
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