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Event Planning

Plan your next group activity at The Grand Kerr House.  Our loft can comfortably accommodate up to 24 participants for crafting and classes.  Local artisans are available to teach aromatherapy, glass painting, knitting, felt art, chalk painting, candle making and more!  If there is a craft or art that you would like to learn, chances are we can find someone to guide you through the exciting learning process.  Please call for additional information.

When not required for House Guest use, local organizations and private individuals are welcome to rent the first floor of The Grand Kerr House. The space is perfect for brunches, showers, intimate weddings, vowel renewals, family reunions, crafting, and so much more!
Highlights of the House include:

  • First-floor kitchen coming soon
  • Dining area with seating for 14
  • Third floor loft with maximum occupancy of 25
  • Comfortable living room and parlor
  • Street Parking
  • Central air and heat
  • Table and Chair set-up for conferences, crafting, etc.


  • With prior arrangement, tables and chairs can be set up for conferences, crafting, etc. for maximum seating of 25
  • Renters will need to provide their own audio visual equipment
  • Renters are responsible for clean-up including kitchen area and trash removal
  • The second floor area is off-limit for Non-House Guests
  • Use of candles or incense is not permitted
  • No illegal substances are permitted in any part of the House or on the property. Use of Tobacco is prohibited in the house or on the property.

Rental Fees

  • FOR SPECIAL EVENTS - Weddings, Parties, Etc.
    • Available for House Guests occupying all four guest rooms for a minimum of two nights
    • The usage fee is $200 per day which includes set-up, tear down, etc.
    •  Fees are for the house only and do not include exterior tents, outdoor seating, etc.
  • FOR SMALLER GATHERINGS - Seminars, Training Events, Crafting, Showers, Etc.
    • Rental fee is $20 per hour, minimum four hours
    • If required, there is a $35 set-up/cleaning fee per event per day
  • A $100 security deposit is required for all events
  • All fees must be paid at time of reservation
Please note that the house cannot accomodate
groups larger than 25 

Hours Available

  • For House Guests occupying all four guest rooms, 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
  • For all others, 12 noon to 4:00 pm, Monday through Thursday
  • Extended and weekend hours may be available, please call with special requests

Cancellation Fee

  • For full refund, a two-week notice in writing is required
  • For cancellation with less than two-week notice, 50% refund will be given
  • No notice, no refund

Application Form

A Rental Application and Agreement must be filled out by an adult, age 18 or older, representing the organization or individual requesting use of The Grand Kerr House and a deposit must be given before the house will be reserved. Reservations are required a minimum of 48 hours in advance (excluding weekends and holidays).

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