Need a small event space downtown?

Need a small event space downtown?

Need a small event space downtown?Need a small event space downtown?Need a small event space downtown?

Need a small event space or meeting space that's centrally located downtown on Chincoteague Island? A quiet conference room for your club? A spot for a meal for up to 50 people that has a commercial kitchen? We can help!


Our Location Downtown

The non-profit Island Community House is located downtown, directly behind the Island Theatre Annex at 6246 Mumford Street. The first floor has an industrial kitchen, large open space, bathroom and meeting room. The second floor has two bedrooms. 


What We Offer

* Off-street parking for 6 

* Includes 1 handicapped spot 

* Handicap accessible and ADA compliant 

* Large open space on first floor 

* Health Department-approved commercial kitchen 

* 2 Ovens/stovetops

* Exhaust hood 

* Dishwasher

* 5 Sinks 

* Slop sink 

* Refrigerator/freezer with ice maker 

* Meals can be served in main room 

* Two bedrooms on second floor


Our Mission Statement

To provide accessible space, using a conveniently located house, where residents of all ages can congregate to fulfill social, physical, emotional and intellectual needs and drive encouragement for socialization. 

YMCA's Older Adults Programming at the Island Community House

Several of the Y's Older Adults Programming are held held here at the Island Community House...

Check the Y's calendar here each month for events and programs!

The Y has you covered on Older Adults Programming! Several programs, such as the popular "Sit & Stitch" on Wednesdays, take place at the Island Community House and are free and open to the public!  For classes and events that require registration, stop in at the David Landsberger YMCA (6395 Maddox Blvd. on Chincoteague Island) or give them a call at (757) 336-6266. Also, call if you would like to attend an event, but don't have transportation to get to the Island Community House. They will come to you, pick you up and deliver you back home!


Yoga Class Plus Sound Bath at ICH March 7th

Calling all Chincoteague Island Yogis! Brittany Colona and Yoga with Roxie have teamed up to offer you a special class this March! Join us on Saturday, March 7 from 6-7:30 pm at the Island Community House for a 60 minute yoga class followed by a 30 minute sound bath during Savasana. A sound bath is a relaxing and beautiful meditation experience where you “bathe” in sound waves and vibrations produced by singing bowls. 

Join us for a rejuvenating yoga and sound experience!This class will be ALL LEVELS, beginners welcome. Mats, blocks, blankets, and straps provided if needed! Spaces are limited! Please head on over to to reserve your spot.


ESCC Classes now offered at Island Community House

Eastern Shore Community College classes taking place at the Island Community House ... check HERE for more information!

Eastern Shore Community College is a member of the Virginia Community College System. The College serves the residents of Accomack and Northampton Counties as a two-year institution of higher learning. It empowers learners to enhance the quality of life for themselves and their communities.


Yoga for All with the Chincoteague Yoga Collective

Attention Chincoteague Yogis and the yoga curious! 

The Chincoteague Yoga Collective invites you to experience yoga in a safe and welcoming space, the Island Community House at 6246 Mumford Street... Come and stretch a while! It’s free! 

Donations are cheerfully accepted!

Salsa Dancing Classes with Charlin Casiano & Jonjon Almodóvar

Learn Salsa Dancing with Charlin Casiano & Jonjon Almodóvar at the Island Community House! Family-friendly environment, all-ages, no partner needed, $5 per person… it's a great way to meet people, make friends, get in shape and have fun!  Thursdays: February 27, March 5 and 19. Each night from 7:00-8:00pm. Join us!


Kind words from our local community...


"Had an opportunity to stop by the Island Community House on Mumford Street.  It is a really great space available for the community to use.  I'm looking forward to scheduling volunteer meetings there - Stay tuned for upcoming dates!  Thanks Jenny Hanyo and David Landsberger for the tour!"  - Julie Brommer from the CI Community Cats group

Fun and informative events...


"We had a great time today with our Shell Art class held at the Island Community House!" - from the Chincoteague Island Family YMCA Facebook page

"I really enjoy the fellowship and conversation at the events I attend here." - Facebook page review

"Great new location for classes!" - Tryfan Gallery