Title: Thomas Center : 302 Northeast Sixth Avenue, Gainesville, Florida
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Title: Thomas Center : 302 Northeast Sixth Avenue, Gainesville, Florida
Physical Description: Book
Language: English
Creator: City of Gainesville. Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs.
Publisher: City of Gainesville. Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs.
Place of Publication: Gainesville, Florida
Copyright Date: 2007
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Bibliographic ID: UF00080106
Volume ID: VID00002
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.

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The


Thomas


Center

Gainesville's Cultural Center


Photo by: Powers Photography


STurt -le
Turtle Court


The Thomas Center is a beautifully restored
Mediterranean Revival-style Hotel that is listed
in the National Register of Historic Places. It
contains 1920's period rooms, local history
exhibits, banquet rooms, performance space and
meeting rooms. The Thomas Center is surrounded
by the lovely Thomas Center Gardens.






THE SPANISH COURT
This central room rises two stories to a full
skylight. It is surrounded by a colonnade and
second story Mezzanine area. This room is used
for social events, meetings, luncheons and as
performance space.


Photo by: Brenda Jones-Robinson Spanish Court


MEETING ROOMS
The Thomas Center has three meeting rooms
available. Room 102, the Sam Gowan History
Room, off the northeast corner of the Spanish
Court, contains a conference table that seats
twelve people. Room 105, the Lucille Maloney
room, contains a conference table that seats
eighteen people. Gallery A is located in the lower
level and seats fifty people.


















Spanish Court

THE LONG GALLERY
Adjoining the Spanish Court with five sets of double
doors on the south wall, this long room is fully
paneled in walnut, has two fireplaces, and carpeting.
This room is used for social events, luncheons and
meetings.


Photo by: Powers Photography


West Lawn


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Rates

To reserve a date for an event, a $100 non-refundable deposit
is required. This deposit will be applied to the total charges
upon payment of fees. Deposit is non-transferable to other
City departments. All fees, including a $300 security deposit,
must be paid in full by the fifth day of the month prior to the
event. Rental and personnel fees must include the total
duration of time for access requiredby caterer, agent or user,
as well as sufficient time for complete clean up of the leased
premises. One hour set up and one anid j half hour for clean
up is required. Payment of c-ah or checks orVISA.


SPANISH COURT
Weekday (8 am-5 pm) '.I- Oi i hi
Evening/Weekend I 1 00 11

LONG GALLERY
Weekday (8 am- pmrr i' iI l-
Evening/Weekend ,:l'hr

SPANISH COURT AND LONG GALLERY
Weekday (8 am-5 pm) 36.00/hr
Evening/Weekend 7i1'00 rh

KITCHEN
Weekday (8 am-5 pm) 16.00/hr
E Clllii 'eek,:-n ..1 2 1. .'h

GALLERYAand B
Weekday (8 am-5 pm). 7.00/hr
Evening/Weekend 16.00/hr

MEETING ROOM 102
Weekday (8 am-5 pm) II 00,Ir
E -iri \:?kerd I' :' hr

MEETING ROOM 105
'.: : j, prr,- i NotforRent
S :.f..-. 1\\t1:c [ Nlo tfor Ri, -r

COMMERCLUi FILM SI-OOT
Daily Rate 5 ;0. d .
Preparat .lm li i l5 i.'L..l


' meeting

$18.00/hr
31.00/hr


Non-Profit
Meeting

$ 12.00/hr
18.00/hr


13.00/hr *8.00/hr
24.00/hr 13.00/hr


24.00/hr 15.00/hr
47.00/hr 24.00/hr


6.00/hr 5.00/hr
7.00/hr 6.00/hr


6.00/hr 5.00/hr
10.00/hr 9.00/hr


10.00/hr 9.00/hr
17.00/hr 11.00/hr


12.00/hr 11.00/hr
:.,..11 hi" 12.00/hr


PHOTO SHOOT ihs.id: t.ja iu11. or in gardlenr 10 00r.'hr
PORCHES At all ur..c: f 10 i)0thr
PERIOD ROOM Ar all imn. I i 'i0hr
HALLWAY l U.sed for lriantl l hum l .icccS $15 0i.'I t t
M1EZZANINE AREL A[ all [. n-, i "I, r, r

PERSONNEL FEE
$16.00 pi-- h-Our

Onestaf r' :.:.,'oi iiquIred for eter'- ir :.:.i......,J i 'g ;up to 100
people; ]i i- 'ii pi".:.tpl :1 requii e r. .. .rti r i -...; events with over
200willi:,qu., tl-i, :iaiht p,_i: nii:











RATES, Continued

WEDDING REHEARSALS
Rehearsals may be arranged for a fee of $16.00 per hour.

PIANOS
The grand piano in the Spanish Court may be rented for a fee of
$42.00. The upright piano is available'at $21.00.

EQUIPMENT COSTS
Tables i.und 48 or 60 i t1 i 00 each
Tables (rectangul.r i' or 8 I $6 100 each
Brown padded ch ill i I 00 each
Wedding \liltb cha..- 2 0 leach
Lectern podium ir-?5 -
Overhead Po'ioltcor.c i een i2010 .0
Slide Project,: screen I2.11
25" TV &CR i i-'1 O

THOMAS CENTER GARDENS ,
The Tihon'ai CIenter Gardenrs includeall o:utdo.i:r areas surrounding the
Thomas Cenrir the Grace and Sidney Kingrt Children's Theater, Turtle
Court, and rhe \GVet GarJdens

S Theatet or West
Trrtle Court Gardens Gardens
Weekday (8 am-5.11 5 .i, l-. 0fl- 0f 'hr
V.' i d- Si 1.-i: ii O'l'ir I5 I n'i0.hr
\ ...k..:nds d.'rO "I'/l'" 3 I l hr

mhai, rai. of 6 25% I' t,airg.d Ol tilI t/ .1,i.lr org..:,i,inonii lilti.l
prI e ct i roofoflr t i lr x pl >ti,: t i PIt, qt:ltt r, g p al ,i ,Jt Oi 'ei

SmTi...kng s not allowed inan', pait of rme Thnrmja Center Fire-
canidle sparklers or other ignlrid ioblec t are not permitted al trh -r.[
or anm-thing which cause a higl concenrauion of parmnclUtei- e
idor '. .ip r, smoke. snow, glirtc er c.' to be in the air. as th, r-,..i
aLtir t the balon Fre etingutshrg %\ item 11 tlhi- ieulrtl.- .i
disleg. rded .Lid the fire e'tngui.her \ iten-m di.:-ciLhaed ite l i:ee
is Iabli- I:,r he cost ol rechaimgin e r si u, eln

Nothirg Is al!iloed tobe thrown on the piein-,i .: ncludlng the
ulidoor garden that is. no rice, b drieed c nEtlli. glilter ..lli tring,
bubbles or -parlkier it [th .Tegt3tO t ditleg.lded .3 tet t o Sit1i)
wll be a~ -essed flom the ,ecurln depouIL

.lI deoratuon hal! be put u~ without defacing the building and their
installation shall be iubnect ieprior approval

No kegs allowed nmsde tLhe Ii: dlr porches must be rented if keg.
aFue used.

it .- the icsees respon;ibliri 10, moi e item foi'r ito.iage inLo ihel ,:\.er
le' cl foerIter pickup A strajg charge of i'51. '-ill be a4 --'E c ed horin the
;eculir, dCptLI' '





City of Gainesville
Department of Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs
302 Northeast Sixth Avenue
Gainesville, Florida 32601
(352) 334-5064
(352) 334-2144 (Fax)
Email: fosserda@ci.gainesville.fl.us
http://www.gvlculturalaffairs.org




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