Padua Hills Theatre accepting applications for non-profit community events

The Padua Hills Theatre Community Use Committee is accepting applications for events that take place between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2014, according to a city of Claremont website news release.

The city of Claremont’s Padua Hills Theatre Community Use Program, according to the release, reserves dates each year for local non-profit organizations intersted in hosting community events at lower rates.

The community use committee reviews and approves the applications.

Those agencies awarded a community use date will receive a more than $5,550 event rental package.

Currently, there are nine community use days available throughout the year to accommodate weekday and weekend events.

The applications must be submitted to the Alexander Hughes Community Center, 1700 Danbury Rd., Claremont by 5 p.m. March 18 for priority consideration.

An optional meeting will be held at the Padua Hills Theatre at 11 a.m. March 5 to tour the site and answer questions.

To RSVP for the event, contact management analyst Lauren Marshall at 909-399-5356 or

Photos of the facility are available for viewing at the Chantrelles Catering website at

For more information, or an application, head to, 909-483-8549 or on Twitter @ClaremontNow