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Bill and Adele Jonas Center


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Discover Marin’s award winning special event venue. Ideal for celebrations, corporate events, exhibitions, meetings, performances and a host of other activities. The Bill and Adele Jonas Center at the Indian Valley Campus in Novato is an expansive and modern multi-purpose event center equipped with a banquet warming kitchen. The venue is tucked away in a very tranquil and park-like setting with parking nearby. The perfect site to impress your guests for any type of occasion!
The Jonas Center includes available tables and chairs, set-up and break down of College equipment, use of LCD projector/screen in Banquet Hall or Smart TV in The Lounge. Contact us today to learn more about our venue.


Banquet Hall (4,966 square feet/57’ x 80’)

  • Dining for 300 (without dance floor) and 250 (with dance floor); Theatre and Standing Receptions for 400-500; and can be used as an Exhibit Hall
  • Natural light, floor to ceiling windows and high ceilings
  • 912 square feet large stage with built in sound system (for public addressing only with use of COM equipment), LCD projector and AV screen

The Lounge

  • Accordion doors open up to an inviting courtyard making the lounge a very desirable indoor and outdoor venue
  • Pre-function space, small meeting or intimate receptions and dinners
  • Equipped with sofas, chairs, gas fireplace and smart TV


  • An expansive courtyard wraps around the venue
  • Al fresco space for mingling and breakout space
  • Built in outdoor sound system on the north side of the building

Warming Kitchen

  • A large warming kitchen that appeals to caterers with easy load-in and load-out
  • Plenty of stainless steel tables, sinks, convection oven, warming hot boxes, coffee maker, freezer and refrigeration
  • Can be rented in conjunction with use of the facility

Rental Inquiry Form
Complete the Rental Inquiry Form for availability and a preliminary quote