Rentals at the EB Lyons Center are coordinated by Dubuque County Conservation. Please call Swiss Valley Nature Center number: 563-556-6745

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Auditorium- $100 for 4 hours and $25 for additional hours. 

Theater style(chairs) or Chairs/tables will accommodate 100

Chairs and tables are available for you event. Tables are 6 foot tables and 3 chairs fit on each side comfortably.  Kitchenette includes sink, fridge/freezer, counter space and coffee machine.
Please be careful with sink, there is no garbage disposal.

There are 2 large garbage cans and a recycle bin for your convenience. Please bag garbage and set at entrance upon your departure. Please leave the premise the way you found it or better. Tables need wiped down and to be stacked in back room. Chairs need to be stacked to the side or put away in the backroom. Please wipe down kitchen. There are cleaning clothes in the drawer. Vacuum is in back room to clean floor before your departure.

There is an AV system in the auditorium. Please check with your volunteer or staff in advance if you need to use this system to make sure your needs can be met.


Woodland Walk Shelter – full day for $75

The shelter is a small walk away from the first parking lot. Located on a paved hiking trail, there is a latrine bathroom located adjacent to the shelter. Shelter has a maximum of 50 people with several picnic tables and electrical outlets. There are two metal, standing grills for grilling with charcoal. Water fountain is next to latrine bathrooms. Please pickup grounds when you leave including removal of garbage.