The Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center manages three conference rooms for meetings, workshops and seminars.
Conference room capacities:
- Nectarine Room - Maximum 240 occupants
- Walnut Room - Maximum 75 occupants
- Raisin Room - Maximum 10 occupants
- A Workshop area is also available for qualified users.
- University of California users - No charge
- Non University of California users - Costs range from $50 - $250 depending on the room size and setup
For more information contact Diana Nix in the KARE Administrative Office, (559) 646-6500, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meeting facilities reservation guidelines:
- All room reservations are made through the KARE Administrative Office
- Meeting sponsor is responsible for reserving A/V equipment through the A/V coordinator (559) 646-6500.
- Meeting sponsor is responsible for providing food/beverage services.
- Contact KARE Administrative Office for approval and coordination of visitors', vendors', and sponsors' special needs.
- Grass area setups for more than 75 will require meeting sponsor to rent tables/chairs from outside vendor. Coordinate rental through the KARE Administrative Office.
- Special arrangements must be made at least one-week in advance for meetings held on Saturdays, UC holidays, or during non-normal working hours. Charges for overtime staff costs will apply.
- Meeting and conference facilities are closed on Sundays and national holidays.
- An additional fee will be charged for tours held in conjunction with meetings/conferences.
- Meetings are to be scheduled 48 hours (two-working days) prior to event. Major conferences are to be scheduled at least two weeks prior to event. Forty-eight-hour cancellation notice (two-working days) is required to avoid a room set-up fee.