Events at The Newton

The Commons at The Newton hosts a variety of community events, author events, live shows, public forums, classes, and more. Check out the Changing Hands calendar for more info on what’s happening in The Commons, the First Draft Book Bar Facebook, and the Southwest Gardener calendar. The Commons is available for limited private parties, presentations, and mixers. Email for pricing and availability.


Meeting Rooms

The Newton offers two multi-use rooms perfect for your next meeting or book club. Meeting Room 1 can accommodate up to 12 guests, Meeting Room 2 can accommodate up to 20, or the spaces can be combined for 30 guests. These spaces can be rented for a two-hour minimum with time allowed for setup and breakdown.

Rental price includes exclusive use of the space, WiFi, limited A/V equipment, private entry, free parking, and limited tables and chairs. On-site catering is available from First Draft Book Bar. For more information contact

Meeting Room 1: $25-75/hour
Meeting Room 2: $50-150/hour
Combined Meeting Rooms 1 & 2: $75-225/hour
The Commons: $125-300/hour

(All Rates vary based on Date, Availability, and Time)

For wedding inquiries and pricing email
Prices are subject to fees, taxes, and gratuity. Additional staffing may be required for larger parties. Staffing fees may be added and required for set up / breakdown and A.V. staff. Outside catering will also be subject to additional fees.