General Rental Information

First Congregational Church of Southampton, MAOur church offers a large Parish Hall and Kitchen for your event or one-time function. Those who wish to rent our Parish Hall must complete a Facilities Request Form PDF and submit the required fee prior to rental.

All rentals are subject to approval by the Church Trustees and those holding functions on church grounds must abide by Church rules and expectations. No alcohol is allowed on the premises and smoking is only allowed outside in designated areas away from the church building. Groups who wish to host regular meetings at the church must understand that church events and church meetings have priority in their arrangements.  Please note that there are no church rentals allowed during Holy Week. The church sanctuary may only be reserved under special circumstances (weddings, funerals, certain concerts) and is subject to approval by the Deacons. In general, groups renting the church may not charge for events that are held in our sanctuary unless permission is granted first by the church. (Donations may be received). If you have further questions, please call the church or see our Sanctuary Policy for more detail.