Fee Schedule

Facility Fees for Holding an Event or Meeting


Room Capacity Rate for 4-hour block Additional hours
Sanctuary 197 $ 350* $ 60/h
Stearns Room 60 $ 260 $ 50/h
Pantry $ 50 $ 10/h
Parish House Auditorium 150 $ 260 $ 50/h
Parish House Kitchen $ 75 $ 15/h
Donaldson Room 40 $ 180 $40/h
Meeting Rooms 6 – 12 $ 100 $ 35/h


Facility Fees for recurring Events*:

Room Capacity Hourly Rates
Parish House Auditorium 150 $ 75/h
Stearns Room  60 $ 75/h
Donaldson Room 40 $ 55/h
Meeting Rooms  6 – 12 $ 35

*Upon written request a discount on above rates for pledging members, non-profit organizations, member sponsored events, or multiday rentals can be discussed.


If the sexton is required per the policies, he/she must be on-site and paid from the start of set-up. Depending on the type and size of event, time needed for cleaning services averages one to two hours after the event end time.

Please include with payment to First Parish in Lincoln.

4-hour minimum for service only $ 100 $ 150 Sunday & Holidays
6-hour minimum for service & reception $ 150 $ 225 Sunday & Holidays


All costs associated with a reception, including but not limited to catering, paper products, beverages are the sole responsibility of the person or family holding the reception.

The Lincoln Police Department will invoice you directly for the detail officer following the service.

Please pay all fees at the time of registration. Personnel checks should be made out in the individual’s name. Sexton and facility fees can be totaled and check made out to First Parish in Lincoln.