701 S. Broadway
P. O. Box 43
Franklin, Ks. 66735
                                                                                                                               Community Center Rental Manager

Peggy Dorio

620-704-6140 or 620-347-8305


Please print the forms directly from the website
or contact the center (620-347-4220) to have the
current packet mailed to you.
They are also available for pickup at the center
during normal business hours 
(Mon-Sat 10 am-3 pm)

The newest facility in Southeast Kansas for your social and business events.

Partial Day 
(not to exceed 4 hours)
Friday, Saturday, Sunday $100 $200
Monday-Thursday $50

Complete Rental Packet

***  This is a Non-Smoking Facility.   No smoking is allowed anywhere inside the building.  *** 

Look what's inside the new Franklin Community Center located at 701 South Broadway, (Business 69 Highway), Franklin Ks. 66735                    "Suggested layout of tables"

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Community Center:
  • ADA Accessible
  • Covered portico

Entry Lobby:
  • Historic photographs and other memorabilia line the entryway.
  • Attractive setting for guestbook or other handouts.
  • Easy access to ADA restrooms,

  • An excellent room for family gatherings, large meetings, weddings, showers, seminars and much more.
  • 2,200 square feet
  • Historic stage with sound system (wireless microphone)
  • Beautiful setting for photos
  • Access to a fully equipped kitchen. 
  • Historic photo display
  • Large coat closet
  • 10 round tables (60" diameter - seat 8)
  • 16 rectangle tables (30" x 8' - seat 8-10)
  • 165 chairs

  • Commercial Range
  • Commerical Refrigerator
  • Ice Machine
  • Drink Cooler
  • Serving window

When planning a large event at the community center please keep in mind our community park which is readily available from the center. 
A covered shelter, picnic tables, barbeque pit, bocce court and horseshoe pits are available for use.
Several pieces of playground equipment are also set up.  A walking path surrounds the entire grounds.  A park reservation packet can be picked up at the community center or printed from this website.   Pictures coming soon.
Park Facilities:
  • Easy access to the community park one block north of community center
  • Playground equipment
  • Walking path
  • Memorial Garden
  • Historic artifacts
  • Bocci Court
  • Basketball court
  • Covered shelter
  • Horseshoe pits
  • Barbecue Pit

Our Mission
To improve the quality of life within the Community of Franklin and the surrounding area.

To read the history of events leading to the building of this new center visit this page.

Franklin Home Page For general information about Franklin e-mail: For rental information e-mail Peggy at:
or call 620-704-6140 or 620-347-8305