Business Events

Create an exceptional event at Wagnalls

A Historical Location for Business Events

Hold your next business meeting, retreat, presentation, banquet, or client appreciation event at Wagnalls Memorial Foundation. We have a variety of unique rooms both large and small with flexible seating options and audio/visual systems. We can accommodate up to 300 people and we offer full catering service with a wide range of menu options. Our rooms are available weekdays only, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Choose your ideal event space from our selection of unique rooms including:

  • Beautiful Historic Theater
  • Banquet Hall
  • Ancillary Rooms
  • The Upper Loft
  • Small Library Room
Learn more about our rooms.


Room Rental Fees

The room rental fees we charge not only cover the cost of using the room, but help to maintain the historic Wagnalls Memorial. With your support, we are able to preserve the historic library and continue serving our local communities. Donations above the room rental fees are greatly appreciated.

Complete catering and bar service

Wagnalls partners with Creative Cuisine and L.A. Catering in Columbus and Barrel & Boar in Canal Winchester to offer our business clients professional catering and bar service. Our preferred catering partners provide everything from sophisticated cuisine to flavorful barbeque. They offer a variety of price points and menu selections that can be adapted to meet gluten-free and vegan diet requirements. Our caterers will work closely with you to ensure that every detail of your business event meets your expectations.

Complete catering and bar service

Wagnalls partners with Creative Cuisine and L.A. Catering in Columbus and Barrel & Boar in Canal Winchester to offer our business clients professional catering and bar service. Our preferred catering partners provide everything from sophisticated cuisine to flavorful barbeque. They offer a variety of price points and menu selections that can be adapted to meet gluten-free and vegan diet requirements. Our caterers will work closely with you to ensure that every detail of your business event meets your expectations.

Reservation Inquiry

Interested in renting a room or conference space? Just fill out the form below and we'll be in touch!