Hen House Literary Center

Here at Red Hen Press, we have a bit of extra space in our nest and would love to share it with our neighbors!

At our location in Pasadena at 1540 Lincoln Ave,
we have our stage area, conference room, and green room available for rent
any day of the week from 8AM to 10PM.

For pricing and availability,
please email HenHouseEvents@redhen.org

Stage Area

Our stage area has hosted everything from string quartets and poetry readings to web series screenings, panels, and theatrical performances. With rotating art shows adorning our walls, and an extremely flexible set-up, the space can lend itself to whatever your event needs may be. Food and drinks are allowed (even alcohol, as long as it’s not for sale!)

Capacity: Up to 120 seated, 180 standing


  • Up to 100 chairs
  • 2 round tables, 36″ in diameter
  • 1 round table, 48″ in diameter
  • 4 rectangular tables, 72″ x 24″
  • 4 couches
  • Additional mismatched seating available
  • Piano
  • Podium
  • Single microphone and amplifier
  • Speaker system with Bluetooth capabilities
  • Adjustable A/C and heating
  • Projector and screen

Conference Room

Our Conference Room is the perfect place for hosting board meetings, staff meetings, club meetings, or conference calls. There is also access to the attached private bathroom!

Capacity: Maximum capacity of 12


  • Up to 12 conference-style swivel chairs
  • Large conference desk, plus two smaller desks
  • Conference-style phone
  • Access to a private bathroom

Green Room

Looking for a temporary place to relax or get some work done away from home or the office? Our Green Room is the perfect place! Secluded, private, and quiet, with access to a private bathroom, a microwave, and a mini-fridge, the Green Room is the best place to get work done or even just take a nap in the middle of the day!

Please note that though the Green Room’s couch pulls out into a cot, this room is unavailable for overnight stays.

Capacity: Up to 6


  • 1 couch (pulls out into a bed)
  • 1 loveseat
  • 2 lounge chairs
  • 1 coffee table
  • 1 writing desk
  • 1 microwave
  • 1 mini fridge
  • 3 bookcases
  • Access to a private bathroom with shower

Please note that we are unable to host any events for, in the name of, in support of (or against), or benefiting any political cause. In renting any of our spaces, you also understand that publicity efforts for your event are your responsibility, and not the responsibility of Red Hen Press.