Merkaz IAC New England: Our Space. Your Event.

Host your next event in our brand new, state of the art community center! Merkaz IAC New England is designed to serve as a community space and support the IAC’s mission to build an engaged and united Israeli-American community. In keeping with this mission, the IAC welcomes use of this space for private, corporate, and non-profit events when not in use by the IAC.

Meetings | Lectures | Workshops/Seminars | Retreats | Fundraisers | Networking Events | Holiday Parties | Film Screenings 

Take advantage of the many features of our newly renovated facilities:

• 4,620 square feet of function space – including a conference room, lounge, and community hall with the capacity to host over 100 people
• Contemporary design and exceptional versatility- each room features modular, portable furnishings easily adaptable for any event
• Experienced staff who can transform our space for your event
• Surround sound and projection equipment
• Wi-Fi high speed internet throughout
• Kitchenette- complimentary coffee & tea, sink, and small refrigerator
• Centrally located in Newton Center- Walking distance from Newton Center and the Newton Center MBTA station, 25 minutes drive from downtown Boston. Easily accessible from 128 or the Mass Pike.
• Ample street and city lot parking available; free building lot parking after 3:00 PM
• Only dairy food may be brought in and served.

Which space is right for your event?

Conference Room

Modular conference table and chairs, conference phone, flat screen TV, and whiteboard. 
360 sq ft   | Maximum Capacity - 16 – 20


Couch and beanbags, Ping-Pong table, books, and board games.
480 sq ft | Maximum Capacity - 30

Community Hall

Surround sound system, projector and screen, portable microphone, podium, two small round tables, 100 stackable chairs, five 8’ centerfold tables, and a low couch seating area.
1350 sq ft | Maximum Capacity - 100 people standing or seated theater style, up to 80 people seated at round or rectangular tables.

Space Rental Fees

Subsidized for Events: 
Location Type of Event Cost
Conference Room     Committee meetings of <16 people up to 3 hours $300
Community Hall     Large events of up to 100 people for up to 3 hours $450


For more information regarding amenities and pricing:

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