Chatham Community Center
109 West Mulberry St., Chatham, IL 62629
To Rent the Chatham Township owned Community Center please call:
Kenny Fite 217-483-2488
Gym/hr = $25.00
Gym and Stage/hr = $35.00
Multi-Purpose Room/hr = $35.00
Kitchen/hr = $5.00
NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ALLOWED ON PREMISES
Please click here to view and download our rental agreement.
Community Center Board of Managers:
First Monday of each month, start time 5:30 p.m. (Unless Federal or State Holiday Observed.)
The 4 year term Elected Community Building Board of Managers: Ryan Woodward, Jonathan Sturgeon and Briana Davsko. Board members are paid a salary of $500.00 per year. Take home pay is roughly $37.00 per meeting.
Chatham Township Community Center History
The Chatham Community Center was erected in 1935 by Chatham Township, sponsored by the Chatham Volunteer Fire Department, made possible by the active leadership of W. E. Cary, A.O. Wadale and R.E. Young; dedicated to public use. The structure was a Public Works Project (No. 9083) thru the Federal Emergency Administration.
Township Supervisors: C. C. Jones…1934 Ralph Butler…1935
Building Board of Managers:
- M. Bradley MD….President
- C. Quisenberry…Clerk
General Contractor: R. B. Evans
Architect: Raymond G. Johnson
The Chatham Senior Center was added to the west side of the Community Center in 1989.
The Multi-Purpose Room was added to the east side of the Community Center in 2001.