• Backus Community Center

    Backus Community Center


    Clubs/OrganizationsArt ClassesBanquet FacilitiesCateringEntertainmentEvent CateringEvent SpaceEvents & PartiesMeeting SpacesOffice SpaceTheaterWedding FacilitiesYouth & Children's Programs

    About Us

    Since 2002, Citizens for Backus/AB, a non-profit 501-C3 corporation, has owned both historic buildings. The Backus building is currently operating as a vibrant community center and is used by residents of all ages. The Backus stage plays host to talent shows, concerts, musicals, 4-H shows, plays, special events and community gatherings.
    The building provides a home for an art studio, 4-H programming, youth sports, dance studios, art classes, summer youth drama and theater programs, music lessons, orchestra, teen dances, weddings, receptions, showers, training, workshops, dinners and monthly soup suppers! The auditorium and meeting rooms are available for rent and office space is also available.


    Exterior of EW Backus Building
    Art Studio
    Children's Art Programming
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    Rep/Contact Info

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    Alyssa Crawford
    Office Assistant
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    Lois Lundin
    Executive Director
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    Hoa Sobczynski
    Business Manager
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    Darcy Sullivan
    KCC-TV Program Manager