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Community Center

Located in the Berkeley Hills at 59 Arlington Avenue in Kensington, the Kensington Community Center is available for rental, Fridays after 5:30pm, Saturdays and Sundays. There is a mandatory four-hour minimum rental time. Set-up and breakdown time must be included in your rental time. Our scheduling policy is based on first come/first served. Wine, beer and champagne may be sold or served at a fundraising event by permit only.

May contain: porch, patio, and plant

Rental Office 

District Office at Public Safety Building
217 Arlington Avenue
Kensington Ca 94707
(510) 526-4141

Rental Facility

Kensington Community Center
59 Arlington Avenue
Kensington Ca 94707

User shall be required to secure and maintain a $1,000,000.00 each General Liability & Comprehensive Personal Liability of insurance during the term of the Contract. Both General and Comprehensive Liability policies must name Kensington Police Protection & Community Services District as additional insured.

The Entire Facility Rental Includes: 4 hour minimum

  • Entire Community Center for Residents: $255.00 /per hour
  • Entire Community Center for Non-Residents: $295.00 /per hour
  1. Large social hall - max capacity 264 
  2. Adjoining side room 1 & 3
  3. Front Grassy Lawn (in front of CC)

Parking is available in the lower parking lot and designated parking
spaces on Kensington Park grounds.

    Facility Capacity & Individual Pricing 

    • Social Hall: 123 dining : Resident $130  -   Non Resident $150 (4 hourmum)
    • Side Room 1: 23 dining: Resident $35   -   Non Resident $45 (2 hour minimum)
    • Side Room 3: 20 dinning: Resident $45 -  Non Resident $55 (2 hour minimum)
    • Barbecue: $25 per hour (4 hour minimum)
    • kitchen: $60 Flate Rate
    • Amphitheater: $25 per hour
    • Front Grassy Lawn (in front of cc): $25 per hour

    Youth and Teen Events

    • Sponsor must provide one adult over 21 years of age for every ten people attending the function.
    • Bouncy houses are permitted if a Release of Liability is provided.


    Availability:  Fridays after 5:30pm, Saturdays and Sundays only

    Refundable Cleaning Deposit (without alcohol)


    Refundable Cleaning Deposit (with alcohol)


    Alcohol permit needed only if selling alcohol or if program is a fundraising event.