Alma Community Room

Alma Community Room

Built in 2012, this room features natural light provided by windows overlooking a small park and urban area; the room has wall-to-wall carpeting with a spacious open air feeling. This room is ideal for meetings, classes and small mixers or networking events. The Alma Room measures 29 by 40 feet accommodates 125 guests for receptions and theater-style seating. For your catering needs, a grocery store is located adjacent to the Alma Room. The room is equipped with 6, 6' rectangular tables, and 74 chairs.

Please note that there is little to no parking available. On-site parking is limited to 1 hour. 





Custodial Fee





Availability of dates can be provided by phone or in person, but no date will be held until an application is submitted. All facility rentals require proof of general liability insurance naming the City of Palo Alto as an additional insured for a minimum of one-million-dollar coverage.

You can email your completed application to or by submitting it in person at the Lucie Stern Community Center. Once we receive and approve your application, you will receive a confirmation. Keys to the facility may be picked up at the Lucie Stern Community Center two days prior to your event.

For more information, please call: 650-463-4900.


Alma Community Room
3441 Alma Street
Palo Alto, CA 94306

Phone: 650-463-4900
Fax: 650-321-5612


Weekdays from 8:00am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-10:00pm. The room is also available weekdays from 1:00pm-4:00pm for groups of less than 20 people.


Weekends from 8:00am-11:00am and 6:00pm-10:00pm.

Facility Use Application