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Herbert C. Young Community Center

  • Address: 101 Wilkinson Ave., Cary, NC 27513
  • Area: Cary
  • Phone: 919.460.4965

About

The Herbert C. Young Community Center, located in downtown Cary, offers classes, programs and athletic events for over 20 years through the Town of Cary Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department. The center has two large meetings rooms and a catering kitchen on the main level, a gymnasium on the lower level, named after former N.C. State University women's basketball coach Kay Yow, can be converted to an event hall for festivals, performances and large events.

Cary residents may reserve the center six months in advance and non-residents may reserve the center five months in advance for Fri. and Sat. rentals until 1am. For Sun. through Thurs., Cary residents may reserve the center three months in advance and non-residents may reserve the center two months in advance until 10pm. All rentals are for a two-hour minimum.

Meeting Room A:

  • Dimensions: 50'x60'
  • ~3,000 square feet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Seated capacity: 200 (with tables and chairs)
  • Theatre capacity: 250 (chairs only)
  • Fees per hour: $90 (Cary-residents); $135 (Non-residents)

Meeting Room B:

  • Dimensions: 32'x60'
  • ~1,920 square feet
  • Vinyl floor
  • Seated capacity: 85 (with tables and chairs)
  • Theatre capacity: 175 (chairs only)
  • Fees per hour: $57 (Cary-residents); $86 (Non-residents)

Gymnasium:

  • Dimensions: 80'x120'
  • 9,600 square feet
  • Carpeted floor can be applied
  • Seated capacity: 500 (with tables and chairs)
  • Theatre capacity: 650 (chairs only)
  • Fees per hour (sports functions): $68 (Cary-residents); $102 (Non-residents)
  • Fees per hour (non-sports functions): $133 (Cary-residents); $200 (Non-residents)

Catering Kitchen:

  • ~500 square feet
  • Vinyl floor
  • Features:counter space, ice machine, refrigerator and warming oven
  • Fees per hour: $31 (Cary-residents); $47 (Non-residents)

  • About

    The Herbert C. Young Community Center, located in downtown Cary, offers classes, programs and athletic events for over 20 years through the Town of Cary Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department. The center has two large meetings rooms and a catering kitchen on the main level, a gymnasium on the lower level, named after former N.C. State University women's basketball coach Kay Yow, can be converted to an event hall for festivals, performances and large events.

    Cary residents may reserve the center six months in advance and non-residents may reserve the center five months in advance for Fri. and Sat. rentals until 1am. For Sun. through Thurs., Cary residents may reserve the center three months in advance and non-residents may reserve the center two months in advance until 10pm. All rentals are for a two-hour minimum.

    Meeting Room A:

    • Dimensions: 50'x60'
    • ~3,000 square feet
    • Carpeted floor
    • Seated capacity: 200 (with tables and chairs)
    • Theatre capacity: 250 (chairs only)
    • Fees per hour: $90 (Cary-residents); $135 (Non-residents)

    Meeting Room B:

    • Dimensions: 32'x60'
    • ~1,920 square feet
    • Vinyl floor
    • Seated capacity: 85 (with tables and chairs)
    • Theatre capacity: 175 (chairs only)
    • Fees per hour: $57 (Cary-residents); $86 (Non-residents)

    Gymnasium:

    • Dimensions: 80'x120'
    • 9,600 square feet
    • Carpeted floor can be applied
    • Seated capacity: 500 (with tables and chairs)
    • Theatre capacity: 650 (chairs only)
    • Fees per hour (sports functions): $68 (Cary-residents); $102 (Non-residents)
    • Fees per hour (non-sports functions): $133 (Cary-residents); $200 (Non-residents)

    Catering Kitchen:

    • ~500 square feet
    • Vinyl floor
    • Features:counter space, ice machine, refrigerator and warming oven
    • Fees per hour: $31 (Cary-residents); $47 (Non-residents)

  • Amenities
    General Amenities
    • Accessible to people with disabilities:
    • Elevators Indoor:
    • Monday Hours: 9am-10pm
    • Tuesday Hours: 9am-10pm
    • Wednesday Hours: 9am-10pm
    • Thursday Hours: 9am-10pm
    • Friday Hours: 9am-10pm
    • Saturday Hours: 9am-6pm
    • Sunday Hours: 1-6pm (closed on Sun., Apr.-Oct.)
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    • Full Service Bar:
  • Meeting Facility
    Facility Info
    Meeting Rooms
    • Number of Rooms 3
    • Total Sq. Ft. 15,000
    • Largest Room 9,600
    • Theatre Capacity 650
    • Classroom Capacity 500
    • Description The Herbert C. Young Community Center has two meeting rooms, a gymnasium with carpeted floor available, and a catering kitchen available for rent. Meeting Room A is carpeted. Meeting Room B is vinyl floor. The Gymnasium can be either gym hardwood or carpeted.
    • Floorplan View/Download File
    • Indoor
    • Alcohol Allowed
    • Band Allowed
    • Chairs Provided
    • Kitchen Facilities
    • Parking Onsite
    • Tables Provided
    • Meeting Space sq ft 10K – 50K
    • Meeting / Exhibit Space Sq. Ft. 9600
    Gymnasium
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 9,600
    • Width: 80
    • Length: 120
    • Classroom Capacity: 500
    • Theater Capacity: 650
    Meeting Room A
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 3,000
    • Width: 50
    • Length: 60
    • Classroom Capacity: 200
    • Theater Capacity: 250
    Meeting Room B
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 1,920
    • Width: 32
    • Length: 60
    • Classroom Capacity: 85
    • Theater Capacity: 175
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