When the chairs are placed along the edge, the space can be used for such activities as Zen meditation, yoga, gentle exercise, music and games with children (or without them). We have hosted many weddings, memorials, community gatherings, theater productions, potlucks and game nights.
Accessibility: We have a wheelchair ramp, an accessible bathroom, a hearing-assist loop as well as individual headphones for those who need them. A screen, projection device, and microphones are available for presentations. Please contact the office for a list of available projectionists.
Acoustics: The space is acoustically appropriate for musical and theatrical performances.
Free parking is conveniently located just across the street in the Dietz Street parking lot.
Central Location close to Main Street and neighbor to the Community Arts Network of Oneonta’s Wilber Mansion.
Olympia Brown House, 16 Ford Avenue, was built in the early 1900’s as a family home. The living room is comfortable for small meetings and good conversation. The dining room offers seating for 12 around the table and the kitchen is reasonably large. The backyard has had many good-weather birthday celebrations. A wheelchair ramp to the kitchen door is located off the driveway.
We welcome your inquires and will work hard to accommodate your needs. See our rental rates, policies and procedures: Building Use & Rental Policy