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The Palmer Center

Rental Facilities
218-A North Pleasant Street
Independence, MO 64050
Phone: (816) 325-6200
Fax: (816) 325-6210

The Palmer Center has the following facilities that are available to rent:

Catherine J. A. Curtis Hall
Gymnasium
Meeting Room

Palmer Center Rental Rates - Gymnasium
  Gymnasium for
Special Event
W/Concession Stand(4 hour minimum)
Gymnasium for
Athletic Game
W/Concession Stand
Gymnasium for
Athletic practice
Security Deposit $150.00 $150.00 $150.00
       
Rental Fee: Non-Profit $150/ 4 hours($40 each additional hour) $20/hour $20/hour
Rental Fee: Profit $300/4 hours($75 each additional hour) $25/hour $20/hour
Seating Capacity 300
93’x72’ = 7056 sq. ft.
200
93’ x 72’ =
7056 sq. ft.
200
93’ x 72’ =
7056 sq. ft.
Equipment Available with Rental

Round tables and 30 x 96 inch tables
seat 8

30 x 96 inch tables
seat 8
8-60 inch round tables

30 - 30 x 96 inch rectangle tables

300 metal folding chairs


Bleachers

8-60 inch round tables

30- 30 x 96 inch rectangle tables

300 metal folding chairs
Bleachers

8-60 inch round tables

30- 30 x 96 inch rectangle tables

300 metal folding chairs

Palmer Center Rental Rates - Other Rooms
  Dining Room
(3 hour minimum)
Meeting Room
(3 hour minimum)
Kitchen
(Catering only)
Security Deposit $150.00 $150.00 $150.00
       
Rental Fee: Non-Profit
$225 / 3 hours
($75 each additional hour)
$45/ 3 hours
($15 each additional hour)
$20/hour
Rental Fee: Profit
$300/ 3 hours
$100 each additional hour)
$60/ 3 hours
($20 each additional hour)
$20/hour
Seating Capacity 152
67’x64’=
3931 sq. ft.
40
13’ x 13’=
109 sq. ft.
N/A
Equipment Available with Rental

Round tables and 30 x 96 inch tables
seat 8

30 x 96 inch tables
seat 8
19-60 inch round
Tables

4-30 x 96 inch
rectangle tables

152 cushioned chairs
4- 30 x 96 inch rectangle tables

40 metal folding chairs, T.V. with dual VCR & DVD player, dry erase board & markers
Ice machine, warming unit, double refrigerator (no freezer), preparation tables
Add $24 per hour for extended use of facility and extension fee during any rental hours which occur outside the normal business hours of:  Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m., Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., and Saturday, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. 

If you need more tables/chairs/etc. than the available equipment for your room rental, you may rent or bring in additional equipment from an outside source, with prior approval from the Palmer Center Facility Supervisor.


The only supplies we will provide on the day of your event are
trash can liners, brooms, dust pans,  a mop, and mop bucket.  The rental party is responsible for bringing all other supplies needed ie: pens, tape, scissors, paper, staplers, etc. The following equipment, if available at the time of your request, can be rented for your use at an additional cost. Fees for the following items will be added to your rental fees, due four weeks prior to your event:

 4 Channel Sound System w/ mic - $25 Podium - $5
Projection screen - $5
Piano - $10
Extension cord - $5  
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