In 1937 Martha E. Homer bequeathed to the Town of Townsend the property known as the West Townsend Reading Room. The West Townsend Reading Room is located 264 Dudley Road Townsend, MA and is available to Townsend residents and groups to rent. The property can accommodate up to 37 people. There are 6 long tables, 10 small square tables, and folding chairs to set up if needed. There is a full kitchen and rest room facilities.
Rental fees are as follows:
- $30.00 per usage for non-profit groups renting more than twice a month
- $50.00 for one-time monthly non-profit groups
- $75.00 for private party: rental time is five hours.
- Each additional hour will be $10.00
A refundable security/cleaning deposit in the amount of $75.00 is required at the time of rental and will be returned upon inspection of the premises.