Frequently Asked Questions
What are the unique features of this venue?
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What Decorations Are Permitted?
Because of its heritage importance, no staples, confetti, candles or open flames are permitted. All decorations must be approved by the Spencerville Mill Foundation (SMF) Event Manager but there is ample opportunity for creative decoration. And there are lights with dimmers for additional atmosphere as well as plugs for microphones or music.
Are There Kitchen Facilities?
Our recently refurbished kitchen space is designed as a servery for caterers bringing in prepared food. It houses a full size refrigerator with freezer, full size oven and microwave, three sinks and counter space for plating food. Please note that we recommend bringing in bottled water for your guests as our tap water is not potable.
Can We Move Displays/ Artifacts?
The movement of artifacts and displays is prohibited except by special arrangement. This movement can only be done by an SMF Board member. There are four large pieces of stationary machinery that cannot to be touched. Even so there is ample room for sit-down dining or a mix & mingle reception. There are also plugs for microphones or music and adjustable lighting.