"A smile is the universal welcome.” - Max Eastman
Looking for inspiration? A deeper understanding? A special gift? More information about Unity events or activities? You’ll find these and more in our Welcome Center, Lending Library and Bookstore.
Open Monday -Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Sunday 9:00 am - 1:30 pm. Bookstore open online anytime
Bookstore and Online Bookstore
Come in and browse the Bookstore’s wide selection of books, cards and gift items. Check out the latest items, including:
- The Daily Word magazine
- Metaphysical books
- Children's books, gift items and nostalgic games
- Unity t-shirts and hats
- Meditative CDs
- Journals and notebooks
- Greeting cards ranging from inspirational to whimsical
- Artwork and jewelry
You can also purchase a CD and DVD of each week’s Sunday service. For questions or to check availability of an item, call the Bookstore at (925) 937-2191 ext. 11.
Welcome Center and Lending Library
Come on in, grab a cup of coffee, chat with friends and enjoy the lovely surroundings of the Welcome Center. Caring and knowledgeable volunteer receptionists will welcome you and answer your questions. Pick up copies of the Centerpoint and the Connecting at Unity guide and find flyers for upcoming events.
In the Lending Library, you’ll find books and movies about spirituality, personal growth, holistic health and healing, world religions and children’s, men’s and women’s studies. All items can be checked out for free for 30 days.
Volunteers are sometimes needed to cover shifts in the Welcome Center. If you are interested, contact the Ministerial Assistant.