PRINCETON COMMUNITY CENTER
Please contact City Hall at: 563-289-5315
Reservations are on a first come, first served basis. Telephone
reservations will be held for 48 hours pending receipt of
$100 deposit in check or cash, and will be cancelled without
the deposit. In addition, the estimated rental cost is due 30
days before the event. Click on the link below to View & Print
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$25 per hour for the main floor;
or a maximum of $250 between 7:00 A. M. and Midnight;
Rental hours include set-up and clean-up time, clearing the
building by 1:00 A. M.
City personnel will unlock building and set the Heat/Air
Conditioning, or else a key will be issued from City Hall to the
renter during normal business hours.
Cancellations by the renter less than 15 days before the
event result in loss of the deposit, and less than 7 days the
loss of rental estimate.
The City retains the right to cancel the event with as much
notice as possible and return deposits. If the renter violates
the terms of this agreement, or for egregious conduct,
cancellation may occur without return of deposits.
Return of Deposits and Rental Fees
Deposits will be mailed within 15 days of rental, provided no
damage or loss beyond normal wear occurs. The renter shall be
charged for any damage beyond the $100 deposit as determined by
Food and Alcohol Service
Food and beverages may be brought into the facility and
served at no charge to guests;
Renter must provide proof of insurance with a certificate
from homeowner’s or renter’s insurance company; due 30
days prior to rental date with a minimum liability amount of
$500,000. You may have your agent fax the Certificate of
Liability directly to City Hall at 563-289-5862.
Any evidence of alcohol abuse will result in cancellation
of rental and removal of party from the premises.
Security must be maintained at all times during the event.
The Princeton police department will be informed of all rentals
and will determine if security personnel will be required at a
cost to the renter of $25 per hour. A police officer will
visit every event when alcohol is served, and if necessary
remain on the scene until security is established. The City
retains the right to inspect the property at any time.
Boaters from the marina share the parking lot to the south,
mostly during summer months. On-street parking is usually
available in town, and across the highway to the northwest, away
from the public works and fire department, without blocking any
portion of the building or gas pumps. The drive way behind the
kitchen must be kept clear to provide access to the property to
Respect for Property
Return facilities and grounds in clean and orderly
Clean kitchen, remove all food, deposit trash in dumpster
Furniture and equipment will be moved to previous
Tables and chairs folded and replaced, unless agreed upon
No smoking inside the building or within 25 feet of
no butts on the ground, please use butt containers.
Signs may be attached to the railing on the outside of the
building, with prior permission, and must be removed immediately
following the event.
Lost or Stolen Personal Items
The City of Princeton is not responsible, but will attempt to
secure them if found.
We welcome you to the historic Princeton Community
We hope you have a wonderful event and return again soon.