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News: Community Center Rental

Date Published Author
1/29/2021 12:00:00 AM   

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Community Center Rentals  Information released on 1-28-2021
The Community Center at Nike Base Park is available for rental by Town of Grand Island residents.  This is a great space to change up the scene and have an indoor space for kids to play during the winter months.  
The main details are:

  • This is a temporary offering during the COVID-19 pandemic and will be re-evaluated as programs return to normal operations.
  • Safety
    • All COVID-19 mandates must be followed including face coverings, social distancing, and group size limits. The current group size limit is 10.
  • The building will be cleaned in-between each group
  • The renter must be 18 years of age or older and remain in the center for the entire rental period.
  • Renter must be present and checked in by Recreation Staff before any member of the group may enter the building. All members of the party will be required to complete a contact tracing form and have their temperature taken.  The renter will be responsible for signing any forms for minors.
  • Arrival Time: all members of the party must arrive within 10 minutes of rental time - i.e., if rental time is 5:00 p.m., all members must arrive no later than 5:10 p.m. 
  • No one will be permitted to enter the building before rental time.
  • Rentals are available in 1-hour time blocks and can be reserved for up to two hours in a row.
  • The cost is $30.00 per hour
  • Rental includes the use of games and equipment including tables and chairs; basketball shoot, foosball, air hockey, NOK hockey, ping pong, playmats, and additional games as available.

  • All reservations start as a request and are not final until reviewed and approved by the Recreation Department staff. Your reservation is not final until you have a reservation confirmation receipt with a permit number on it.
  • We aim to have all reservation requests completed within 24 hours of being made. Weekends and holidays may delay completion.
  • Online Request: requests can be completed through the Recreation Department website including electronic signatures and completing payment.  
  • In-Person Request: Schedule an appointment with the Recreation Department – 773-9680
  • Reservation requests begin on Tuesday, February 2, 2021
  • The first date available for rental is Saturday, February 6. Rentals will be available from 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., 7 days a week.