The Community Church of Mill Valley is located within a short walking distance of downtown Mill Valley and its many excellent restaurants and shops.  Surrounded by redwood trees on Throckmorton Ave, the church faces quiet Olive Street.  Several benches for outdoor breaks are located in the patio and garden area, and the church is located directly across the street from Old Mill Park.  It is a lovely, relaxing setting for many activities. The following are rooms available for rental.

Tamalpais Hall

Spacious room with ample natural light and overhead lighting, wood floors, stage with large screen, direct access to newly remodeled kitchen for catered events.

Over 2500 square feet of open space

Seating: 200

Dining: 150

Ideal for memorial, wedding and other receptions;  appropriate for large meetings, workshops, classes, seminars, movement and dance groups, and theater groups.



Foster Room

Inviting room with couches and chairs, carpeting, overhead lighting on dimmer switch, direct access to restroom.

Seating: 12

Ideal for discussion groups, small classes, meetings.


Townsend White Room

Quiet room with stained glass window depicting a garden, can be set up as a small conference room with a round table that seats 10-12.

Seating: 12

Ideal for small discussion groups or seminars.



Beautiful room with stone fireplace, walls of French windows, and massive beams of redwood illuminated by handcrafted lanterns.

Seating: 100 in pews, 150 with chairs added.

Ideal for weddings, memorial services, renewal of marriage vows, musical concerts.


Fireside Room

Inviting and cozy space in rear of Sanctuary with large stone fireplace, redwood trim, carpeting, illuminated with handcrafted lanterns and adjustable lighting.

Seating: 30

Available for meditation, spiritual or prayer groups.

Tours of the Space and Rental Rates

Please contact us directly at 415/388-5540 or


Full payment is required to confirm a booking.  A reservation fee will be retained in the event of a cancellation. A security and cleaning deposit is required, but will be returned if the building is left in satisfactory condition.

For Marriage Ceremonies and Receptions, see Weddings.

Furnishings/Setup/Food/Beverage Services

Twelve (12) 6-foot tables and two (2) 8-foot tables.  Both padded chairs and folding chairs are available.

Setup may be done by the renter or may be arranged through the church for an extra charge.

The Community Church does not provide food service.  Renters are welcome to hire their own caterer.  The church has a list of caterers who have used the facility; the list is available upon request.

If requested, the Community Church will provide coffee and tea service at an additional charge.

Possible Hours of Use

Monday through Saturday: 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Sunday: 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Amplified Sound

Amplified music is permitted inside only.  The City of Mill Valley requires that sound levels not exceed 65 decibels before 9 p.m. and 50 decibels thereafter.


Smoking is not permitted in the building.  However, a designated smoking area is located on the front patio.


Street parking is available, or renters may make special arrangements with local parking lots or shuttle/valet services.


A bicycle rack is situated on the Throckmorton side of the building.  Please park all bicycles at the rack.