Independent Living Directors enjoying a dance

The BA’s central location in Greater Boston provides easy access to The Mother Church, several branch Churches of Christ, Scientist, and Longyear Museum is just across the street.

The BA has an extensive collection of books, periodicals, audio and video recordings – ranging from the core Christian Science writings by Mary Baker Eddy, to biographies, other Christian Science related topics, Bibles, references, and a public computer installed with Christian Science-related research software.

There is also an abundance of world-class cultural, historic, and educational landmarks…

Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Science, and many others

• Symphony Hall, home to the Boston Symphony Orchestra

New England Aquarium

The Freedom Trail

• Faneuil Hall

• The Public Garden

Fenway Park (where the Red Sox play)

• Over 50 colleges and universities offering continuing educational opportunities.

The BA’s Independent Living include a range of activities each week that provide many opportunities for fellowship, learning, and connection with the community. Popular activities have included attending open rehearsals of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, live Metropolitan Opera HD broadcasts in local movie houses, and musical performances given by students from nearby music schools, including New England Conservatory.