Morganton Community House

MCH logo square 400pxA Traditional Venue for the Modern Event

Built in 1935, the original purpose of the Community House was to provide a venue for clubs, civic groups and the citizens of Morganton to meet and socialize.

Since then we have added weddings, corporate meetings and other large-scale events to our repertoire. We take pride in providing exceptional service and high quality cuisine at an affordable cost. Our expert staff will guarantee a seamless event ensuring every detail of your experience is a memory to treasure.

Call 828-438-5364 to plan your next event at the Morganton Community House, or click the link below to book your event online.

The Morganton Community House is located at 120 N. King St., Morganton, NC 28655.

  • From I-40 Exit 105, take S Sterling Street toward downtown Morganton.
  • Turn LEFT onto E. Union St.
  • Turn RIGHT onto King Street.

The Morganton Community House is a white brick building on the right. Parking is available just before the Community House on the right and just beyond the Morganton Community House on the left at the traffic signal.

Morganton Community House Rental Rates are based on two (2) hours of use. There is a $50 charge for each additional hour. On weekends and holidays, use of the building requires a 51+ person minimum commitment

All Clubs need to reschedule their meetings to avoid holidays observed by the City of Morganton. The holidays observed by the City are: New Years Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving Day and the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

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From small breakfast meetings to elegant receptions offering a full range of hors d'oeuvres and dinner menus, the Community House can accommodate your dining needs. The Community House offers many choices for receptions and a wide variety of meats and vegetables for lunch and dinner.

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From its inception in the 1930s until today, the Morganton Community House has served as a gathering place for clubs, civic groups, receptions and community functions in the City of Morganton and surrounding communities, and like any good community assembly, food has always been a centerpiece of the activities.

The Morganton Community House project was initiated in 1933 by members of the Morganton Women's Club. For some time, Morganton residents had believed that a local gathering place would be useful in the City, but for whatever reason, no group had set about to construct a building. That changed in November 1933 when President Franklin D. Roosevelt unveiled the Civil Works Administration (CWA). The CWA's goal was to create manual labor jobs for millions of unemployed workers during the Great Depression.

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Location
120 N. King St.
Morganton, NC 28655

Mailing Address
Morganton Community House
PO Box 3448
Morganton, NC 28680-3448

 

Sharon Jablonski
Main Street Director

828-438-5280
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Abby Gentry
Community Events Coordinator
828-438-5252
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Becca Stephens
Community House Development Coordinator
828-438-5364
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Sarah Williams
Community House Chef
828-438-5364
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City Contact

828-437-8863

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Staff Directory

305 E. Union St. Ste A100
Morganton, NC 28655 i Google Maps 16x16

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