Reading Room


A Bookstore & Library


Our Reading Room is temporarily operating out of our church’s Sunday School while we are building out our Reading Room’s new home. The temporary hours are Tuesday and Saturday from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. until further notice. Curbside pick-up for Reading Room orders is available by calling (805) 495-3203.

Please check back for news of when our new Reading Room will be open and its address! In the meantime, if you would like to make donations to the build-out and move of our new Reading Room, please send a check with a note of the intent of your donation to the church’s address.



What is a Christian Science Reading Room?

  • It's a place where you can come and ask questions about Christian Science.

  • It's a bookstore where you can read or purchase Bibles and Bible study aids, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures and other writings by Mary Baker Eddy in print and audio format, and other books and magazines on spiritual healing.

  • It's a quiet place to pray and study or to listen to inspirational tapes and CDs with healing messages.

  • It's a library with over 100 years of inspirational articles and documented healings from around the world.

  • It's a computer center with programs that allow you to research topics of interest in the Bible and the writings of Mary Baker Eddy.

  • It's a wonderful source for inspiring books and CDs for children.

It's a place for everyone to learn more about God and HIs unbounded love for all of us.