Long Term Leasing information:

Currently all downstairs spaces are full. There is space available for lease on the second floor.

Common area amenities:  lift access to both floors of the facility, all access bathroom downstairs, close circuit security camera. All rooms come equipped with energy efficiency lighting. Parking is available in the back and side of the church. The church pays water/sewer, trash disposal, and normal heating and electricity use. Tenants are responsible for internet/telephone connectivity and installation  costs. Tenants are responsible for cleaning their own space and will ensure that trash/recycling is ready for collection. Upstairs rental rates are $10 a square foot.

 

Storage Room Space

Storage Room Space is available on the second floor. If your organization is in need of extra storage space, First Baptist can store those items for you in a controlled and secured environment. Non-perishable and non-volatile items only. Rates for storage start at $15 a month. Rates are determined by the amount of storage space needed. 

 

Daily Room Rentals

All room rental rates are $15 an hour or $100 for 7 or more hours per day. Wi-Fi  and microphones are available upon request.

Colgate Hall,  can accommodate up to 175 people and houses a ten foot projection screen.  

Room 105 is a small conference room that can hold up to 10 people. This room includes computer access for group work or skills training.

The Church Lounge provides a welcoming environment for conversations and group meetings.  The room has hardwood floors, a decorative fireplace and a wet bar area. This room can hold up to 45 people.

The Kitchen: is available for meals or events with outside catering and is free of charge unless the use of the stove is required. There is a $50 fee for stove use to cover gas and liability.

 

Weddings and Funerals

The church sanctuary and chapel are available when not in use by the congregation. The sanctuary seats 325 persons.  The chapel seats 60 people and provides a more intimate setting. Use of the Della Whittier Lounge for the wedding party's dressing or for a family's need to gather before a funeral is included.

Rates are $350 for the sanctuary with a non-refundable deposit of $200, and $200 for the Chapel with a non-refundable deposit of $100.

For events held in the sanctuary or chapel from November 1st to April 1st, a season variable fuel surcharge will be included in the total cost.

There is a $50 Sexton fee in addition to the room fee for all events that take place either in the sanctuary or chapel. This fee includes opening and closing the facility, preparing the facility, cleaning the facility after it used, and to be on call in case of a building emergency. This fee is payable directly to the Sexton.

 

Clergy/Organist Fees

You do not have to use the either the church Minster or organist for your event but both are available for weddings and funerals at the church.  Honorariums and fees for church staff are paid directly to the staff member.

Minister: $200

Includes time for pre-marital counseling, conducting the service rehearsal, services, and other rites.

 

Organist: $150

Includes  rehearsal time, attending on-site rehearsals, and performance. To allow adequate preparation time, all items relating to the music ( including additional musicians or soloists) must be determined with the organist in advance of the wedding date.

 

For questions or more information call 802/442-2105 or e-mail fboffice@sover.net.   

We welcome persons to make appointments to tour the facility