Our Space is Your Space
Do you have an activity that needs space in a conveniently located facility? The Presbyterian Church in Needham offers a variety of rooms for rent at a very moderate cost to help us offset the expenses of our missions and ministries. Our rooms are comfortable and functional and are available both as one-time and longer-term rentals. We have hosted a wide array of functions, including parties, receptions, classes, exercise sessions, meetings, rehearsals, performances, and religious services. We rent to many different types of groups.
The Fellowship Hall
The fellowship hall is the social focal-point of the Presbyterian Church in Needham. It is 70 feet by 42 feet in size and is suitable for seated banquets, theater-style events, and meetings of all varieties. The fellowship hall is a very functional venue with a proscenium theater stage, 20-foot vaulted ceilings, and many, dramatic 12 foot-high windows along the northern and southern walls. Tables and chairs are available as part of the hall rental. The adjacent kitchen facilities make this room ideal for functions that include food.
Capacity: 350 standing, 350 seated theater style, 225 seated at tables
Special features: Fixed stage for performances, adjacent kitchen with open counter between, comfortable seating, and adjacent hallways with restrooms, including one that is handicapped accessible.
Our kitchen that is 30 feet by 15 feet has an open counter to the fellowship hall. This kitchen has been used to prepare and serve meals for groups as large as 250.
Special features: a 10-burner Vulcan gas-fired stove, a second gas stove with six burners, a refrigerator, more than 36 linear feet of counter space, 3 sinks, dishes, and basic kitchen utensils.
The parlor is the Presbyterian Church in Needham’s primary conference room. This room that is 21 feet by 14 feet in size is a splendid space for any small meeting or gathering. With its fireplace, carpeted floors, windows, and very comfortable chairs, the parlor is a pleasant space for any smaller function.
The Presbyterian Church in Needham’s 96 feet by 42 feet sanctuary is a spacious, beautiful, and serene worship space. It is the perfect place for a wedding, funeral, or worship service.
Capacity: 125 comfortably in the pews; maximum 350 with additional seating
We have 5 classrooms that vary is size from 45 feet by 17 feet to 22 feet by 17 feet.
Seating capacity ranges from 20-45 people depending on room and seating configuration.
We are also willing to rent storage space. Please contact us to find out more.
Smoking indoors is prohibited. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted on church property except with the expressed permission of the Session.
Scheduling Your Event
For more information or to arrange a tour, contact our facility manager, Donnie, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 781-444-3728. Please include in any message your name, phone number, the best time to call, and the type of event that you are interested in having at the church. Note that rentals are subject availability and to the discretion and approval of the church’s Session.