Dewey Hall is available to host classes, parties, concerts, weddings, coworking, practice time, lectures, rehearsals, and so much more. Reach out to to find out about our affordable rates. 

The Hall is an historic hall made of taconic stone and southern pine with a soaring vaulted ceiling, golden dance floor, stage featuring a Yamaha U-1 piano and updated sound equipment. A wainscoted meeting room serves as a green room for events, backstage for performances, and a great space to meet, work, or rehearse. 

The space is perfect for parties, concerts, lectures, and so much more. One of the most affordable and spacious small event spaces in the county Dewey Hall is also available for classes, coworking, meetings, rehearsals, practice time, recording space, film projects, and more. 

Capacity: 80-120
(reception style event with tables and chairs) 120 (for concert/lecture setup)

Wheelchair accessible entrance at the back of the Hall. Bathroom has support rails, but is not fully wheelchair accessible

Hall Size and Features
Main Hall: approximately 880 square ft.
1 Bathroom
Meeting Room: large enough for 10 people
Small backyard

Furniture Amenities
Two 6 ft tables
Two 8 ft tables
Ten 5 ft diameter round tables
Five small wooden tables
Twenty wooden chairs, 120 folding chairs
Coat Rack

Kitchen Amenities
Electric Oven and Stove
Mixed assortment of glassware, dishes, and silverware

Light and Sound Amenities
Two powered speakers with bluetooth connectivity
House Lighting
Stage Lighting

Event insurance is required with additional insurance if you are serving alcohol. Here is an option for insurance if you don’t have another resource:
Renter’s Liability Insurance Option

If you wish to serve alcohol at your event (and it is not being catered), you will need to get a temporary permit from the Town of Sheffield. We recommend you apply for your permit one month in advance. Click here for the application form which must be submitted to the Town of Sheffield (please do not send to Dewey Hall).

Contact: for rental inquiries.

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