Community Center

Community CenterThe Yelm Community Center (301 2nd St SE, Yelm, WA 98597) seats 250 people and is used for community events and is available for rent by the public.  It is located in a perfect setting for banquets, weddings, receptions, meetings, and conferences.

The Yelm Community Center includes a large event room that can be partitioned into two meeting rooms; a commercial kitchen; a lobby, and an outdoor terrace.  The event room features vaulted ceilings, polished concrete floors, and garage doors opening onto 2nd Street and the terrace overlooking Yelm City Park.
With plenty of paved parking and the park setting, it's an ideal location for banquets, weddings, receptions, conferences, and other gatherings—large or small. We offer audiovisual equipment including projectors, projection screens, microphones, and wireless internet. 
Our banquet supplies include stacking chairs, 60" round tables, 6' rectangular tables and bistro tables.  The kitchen is fully stocked with utensils, plates, cups, saucers, silverware, glasses, water pitchers, and coffee carafes. 
Please call the City at (360) 458-3244 for rental information and availability.  Rental costs are based upon time, space, and equipment used.
The minimum rental for event rooms is 2 hours Monday through Thursday and 5 hours Friday through Sunday.  The minimum rental for the kitchen without a room is 5 hours.

These rates are specific to private events not related to a community event. If you're looking to secure Yelm City Park and the community center for a community event, please visit our community involvement page here

Rental Fees:

Room Rate
North Event Room $50/hour
South Event Room $50/hour
Both Event Rooms $100/hour
Kitchen with Room Rental $100/day
Kitchen without Room Rental $75/hour
Deposit Rate
Damage Deposit $250
Damage Deposit for Event with Alcohol $500
Other Rates & Fees Rate
City Staff Assistance $30/occurrence
Audio Visual Equipment $50/day
Cancellation (More than 90 Days) $50/room
Cancellation (Less than 90 Days) Full Damage Deposit
Cancellation (Less than 14 Days) Full Room Fee