Community Center

The Auburn Community Center is located at 118 N. 5th Street and is available to rent for special occasions, such as baby or bridal showers, family gatherings, birthday parties, and group meetings.

Depending on setup, the Center can accommodate 70 to 100 people. Tables, chairs, and kitchen area (includes stove, microwave, and refrigerator) are available to use with the rental of the space

Those who wish to rent the community center must visit the City Utility Office during normal business hours (Monday-Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) and read and complete a rental application.  A deposit must be made at the time of completing the application.

Rental Rates

  • For Community Club Meetings – $5.00
  • For Residents (Auburn Utilities) – $75.00 ($25 refunded when cleaned & key returned)
  • For Non-Residents (non-Auburn Utilities) – $150.00 ($50 refunded when cleaned & key returned)

To check availability, rent, or simply see the Community Center rental space, please contact the City Utility Office at 217-438-6151 EXT. 2304 or visit the community calendar on the city website to verify if a date is available to rent.