Community Event Spaces and Rates

10C has many rooms available to be booked for meetings and events. Contact us at [email protected] to inquire about space and availability.

10C members who are already use Skedda, our online booking system, can click here to book a room and check availability.


Rate notes

  • All rates are subject to HST.
  • BOOST Rate (-30%) may be available for 10C Members with annual operating budgets < $25,000.
  • Discounts (-10%) applied for multi-date/regular bookings.
  • Minimum booking time is 1 hour in all rooms.
  • *No discount for members on Nourish Kitchen hourly rates, however community bookings are required to have a $30/h 10C Kitchen Assistant.
  • The Kitchen Assistant (at $30/h, 2h min.) is mandatory for all community bookings in the kitchen, all events with alcohol and all bookings without a safe food handling certificate.
  • For regular Nourish Kitchen bookings, please see all packages and rates available here.
  • Booking time should include set-up and take-down time.

Also available

  • Tables and chairs
  • Projector ($15/half day)
  • Linens ($15)
  • Main floor host services ($35/h)

First Floor Spaces

University of Guelph Lounge & Gallery

The first-floor gallery and lounge opens up onto Carden Street and functions as our main welcoming area and hub for local art. It is bright and has great visual impact. It can be booked in the evenings and weekends for small meetings, mingling and art exhibitions. It features a comfortable banquette seating area as well as, high top tables and chairs. This space is perfect for events for small groups or events open to the public.

20-30 people / Approximate Size 20’ x 15’ = 300 sq ft

Members: $35/hour, Community: $70/hour

Second Floor Spaces

Library and Sunroom

The Sunroom is a little piece of magic in the heart of Downtown Guelph, overlooking the beauty of Carden Street’s Market Square from the second floor. This space is open concept and steps down from the library, featuring three main seating areas – Several high-top tables in the Library space, a four-person table and the other with couches and soft seating. This shared pace is great for a casual meeting or event, informal conversation or planning in small groups.

20-30 people / Approximate Size 15’ x 15’ + 8’ x 27’ = 441 sq ft

Members: $35/hour, Community: $70/hour

Heritage Room

The Heritage Room is a bright and professional second-floor meeting room that can be used as a board room or classroom for mid-sized meetings, classes and workshops. The room is equipped with a portable whiteboard and pulldown projection screen. With four large tables and flexible seating, it is an accommodating space with plenty of room to work. It features a cable and hook art hanging system that spans 33 linear feet on two walls – this transforms the space into a gallery, while continuing to hold your bookings.

12-14 people / Approximate Size 23’ x 14’ = 322 sq ft

Members: $25/hour, Community: $50/hour

Third Floor Spaces

Idea Hub                                                                                                                                                                                        

The Idea Hub which is located on the third floor is perfect for small meetings and think tanks! With two walls of white board space, this is the perfect place to brainstorm or have a private meeting.

2-6 people /Approximate size 8′ x 9′ = 72 sq ft

Members: $15/hour, Community: $30/hour

The Study 

The Study is appropriately located in the quiet zone of the 3rd floor and is a great room to spread out and work, have a small group meeting or a private strategy session. The walls are lined with cedar and the windows expose a secret view of the Basilica of Our Lady Immaculate, both giving this room a unique feel. It is equipped with a pull-down projection screen, portable whiteboard, boardroom table and a small one-person desk with a monitor to create a multi-functional space. Book this space if you want a quiet, professional boardroom to host small scale meetings.            

8 people / Approximate Size 14’ x 13’ = 182 sq ft

Members: $15/hour, Community: $30/hour

Activity Room                                                               

This room on the third floor is perfect for hosting events where you need to be moving around! Book for meditation, yoga and active programming. With cedar walls, north facing light and elevated views of Macdonell Street, the Activity Room has the feeling of being “away”. It is a great multipurpose room excellent for groups that meet in circles and is equipped with a whiteboard, pull down projection screen and small movable tables with chairs that tuck away. The Activity Room can be used to suit your needs.

12-20 people / Approximate Size 21’ x 18’ = 378 sq ft

Members: $30/hour, Community: $60/hour

Fourth Floor Spaces

Community Classroom

Our largest room, located on our fourth floor: the Community Classroom is perfect for events with 100+ attendees. The fourth floor is accessible, flexible and multi-purpose. It can be used for a wide range of events such as large meetings, presentations, catered events, conferences, live performances, and vendor/ market type events. With a variety of seating options, the space can be catered to the needs of your event. It is open, bright and can be used for art exhibitions as well.

80-100 people / Approximate Size 60’ x 17’ = 1050 sq ft

Members: $50/hour, Community: $100/hour

Nourish Kitchen                                                            

Members: $20/hour (shared use), Community: $40/hour (shared use)

Community Classroom + Nourish Kitchen

Members: $65/hour (shared kitchen use), Community: $130/hour (shared kitchen use)