The primary purpose of
the Malone Chapel is to provide the students, faculty, staff and alumni
a peaceful place for quiet meditation to ease their many anxieties as well
as to ponder their various opportunities.
Also read Chapel
Policies and Fee Schedule
music to be used in the event must be approved by the College no later
than two weeks before the ceremony.
here for a printable document including policies, fees and rules.
• If candles
are being used, note that only mechanical candles can be used in decorations
and candelabras. If the Unity Candle consists of regular wax candles,
they must be the dripless-type candles, and the carpet must be protected
against any possible drips. Candles will not be placed on, in, or
be surrounded by any flammable materials. Candles must not be placed
in the Chapel windows.
may not be attached in any way to the building or furniture. Pew
markers may be used only if they are approved so as not to damage the pews.
Flowers may not be placed on the musical instruments.
• Only certain
furniture in the sanctuary can be moved and college staff must move it.
• No nails, tacks,
staples, pins, adhesives, tape, or anything that will mar woodwork may
must be removed immediately following the ceremony.
of the instrument screen and only the center section of the prayer rail
can be removed. Upon request of the user, it will be removed by College
are asked to use discretion in taking pictures during the events and are
warned to not stand on pulpit chairs, pews, or other furniture when taking
• There are
no facilities provided at the Chapel for receptions.
• No food or
drinks are allowed in the Chapel.
• The College
is not liable for any loss or damage to any items brought into the Chapel
for use at events.
• Only birdseed
can be used for weddings and it shall be thrown only outside the building.
is not permitted inside the Chapel.
beverages will not be allowed at anytime or anywhere on College property.
• The individual
or family scheduling the event will be held liable for any damage to the
carpet, furniture, building and/or grounds.
• Members of
a wedding party are expected to conduct themselves at all times in a manner
befitting the atmosphere of a place of worship.
• For a wedding,
the user must have a wedding director.
• Cell phones
and/or pagers are not permitted in the Chapel at any time.