Hall Facilities and Rental Rates
The Owermoigne Village Hall is of traditional wooden construction recently refurbished with double glazing. The hall can accommodate 100 standing and up to 80 seated. The hall has a wooden stage with curtains and lighting. It is licenced for Music, Dancing and Stage Plays etc., and has a separate committee/meeting room with tables and chairs that is suitable to seat 8 comfortably. There is also a traditional Dorset Skittle Alley.
Technical Facilities The hall is equipped with Broadband (Wifi) and an LED Projector (compatible with Windows / MAC via HDMI or Wireless). A small charge is made for use of the projector.
Practicalities and Creature Comforts The Hall has 10 large and 15 small folding tables and 80 new chairs. There is a hearing loop system. The hall is centrally heated and the windows curtained. There is access for the disabled via a ramp at the side through wide double doors. Inside there is a wooden floor, ladies, gents and disabled toilet facilities. An area of the hall converts easily into a Skittle Alley. A projector screen is available for hirers to use.
The Hall has been re-roofed with special heat retaining material – it will now stay warmer during the winter months and cooler during the summer ones.
A recently updated (2020) kitchen with serving hatch to the hall has sink, fridge, microwave, cooker, dishwasher and hot water boiler. Cups and saucers, small and large plates, cutlery and teapots are available for use.
For local residents and non-profit local organisations the rental is £8 per hour
Other non-profit societies clubs etc are charged at £10 per hour
Hire to commercial organisations or as a Polling Station at £15 per hour
Projector Hire – £5 / hire
Music events surcharge of £15 on top of hire to help towards cost of Music Licence
Please note that although the usual deposit is £40 it may be that at the discretion of the Management Committeet some bookings will be asked for a damage deposit of £250