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BSRA’s Seasonal Activities

December is a cozy time to visit the Benicia State Recreation area: plan an autumn picnic, fish for stripers or enjoy a family bike ride.
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December 2018

Capitol open Saturdays and Sundays 10-5pm

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
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Join us for our 9th Annual Christmas Tree Lot fundraiser – our largest fundraising event!   Decorate your home or workplace with a beautiful, sustainably-farmed, Noble, Douglas, or...

Cost: Free

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum & Genesis House
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
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Enjoy holiday shopping while finding beautiful and unusual gifts at our special holiday shopping party in the Garden’s Julia Morgan Hall. Choose from a curated selection of gifts from local...

Cost: n/a

Where:
UC Botanical Garden
200 Centennial Drive
Berkeley, CA  94720
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Sponsor: UC Botanical Garden
Telephone: 510-643-2755
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"Fischer-Hanlon House open for tours 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Sundays 12-4pm by request"

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
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The Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns is open to the public Wednesday through Saturday, 1PM to 4PM (Holiday hours may vary). Located in the heart of the historic Benicia Arsenal...

Cost: $5 – Adults; $3 – Seniors & Students; $2 – Children; Military FREE

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
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Come enjoy the holidays at the Garden with our fun and festive room filled with botanical craft stations. You can create a host of gifts and decorations for yourself and family for the holidays....

Cost: $40, $35 members

Where:
UC Botanical Garden
200 Centennial Drive
Berkeley, CA  94720
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Sponsor: UC Botanical Garden
Telephone: 510-664-7606
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Vallejo Choral Society will present two December performances of The Messiah, the perennial holiday favorite by George Frideric Handel. The 45-voice Symphonic Choir will be joined by...

Cost: $10 to $25

Where:
First Presbyterian Church
1350 Amador St.
Vallejo, CA  94590
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Sponsor: Vallejo Choral Society
Telephone: 707.653.6827
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Catch the Walnut Creek Center for Community Arts Jazz Band and Flock of Flutes Annual Concert! Enjoy an evening of music featuring Flock of Flutes, the East Bay's premiere flute choir, as well...

Cost: $12

Where:
Shadelands Art Center
111 N. Wiget Lane
Walnut Creek, CA  94598
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Sponsor: Center for Community Arts
Telephone: 925-943-5846
Contact Name: Saul Villalba

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Computer aided language lab for beginner and intermediate adult ESL learners. Free! Meets on Monday mornings

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

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Join us for our 9th Annual Christmas Tree Lot fundraiser – our largest fundraising event!   Decorate your home or workplace with a beautiful, sustainably-farmed, Noble, Douglas, or...

Cost: Free

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum & Genesis House
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
Website »

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"Build, strengthen and practice English language skills, make new friends - Free! Meet on Tuesday & Wednesday mornings"

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

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Computer aided language lab for beginner and intermediate adult ESL learners. Free! Meets on Monday mornings

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

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Join us for our 9th Annual Christmas Tree Lot fundraiser – our largest fundraising event!   Decorate your home or workplace with a beautiful, sustainably-farmed, Noble, Douglas, or...

Cost: Free

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum & Genesis House
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
Website »

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Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-2:30pm Edna Cline Room

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
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"Conducted by Rem Djemilev, this is the inaugural concert performance of the newly formed Benicia Youth Orchestra whose members range in age from seven to 18 years."

Where:
Historic Clocktower
1189 Washington Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Youth Orchestra
Telephone: 707-746-4285
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Be Prepared by Vera Brosgol

Where:
Library Edna Clyne Room
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
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"Build, strengthen and practice English language skills, make new friends - Free! Meet on Tuesday & Wednesday mornings"

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

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Winter is one of the coziest and challenging times for many of us. This season is a wonderful time to hunker down and take time to slowly prepare herbs and food. Spend a couple hours with the herbs...

Cost: $50 / $45 UCBG Members

Where:
UC Botanical Garden
200 Centennial Drive
Berkeley, CA  94720
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Sponsor: UC Botanical Garden
Telephone: 510-664-7606
Website »

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Join us for our 9th Annual Christmas Tree Lot fundraiser – our largest fundraising event!   Decorate your home or workplace with a beautiful, sustainably-farmed, Noble, Douglas, or...

Cost: Free

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
View map »


Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum & Genesis House
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
Website »

More information

The Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns is open to the public Wednesday through Saturday, 1PM to 4PM (Holiday hours may vary). Located in the heart of the historic Benicia Arsenal...

Cost: $5 – Adults; $3 – Seniors & Students; $2 – Children; Military FREE

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
Website »

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Join us for our 9th Annual Christmas Tree Lot fundraiser – our largest fundraising event!   Decorate your home or workplace with a beautiful, sustainably-farmed, Noble, Douglas, or...

Cost: Free

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
View map »


Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum & Genesis House
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
Website »

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State Capitol open Thursdays 12-4pm

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
Website »

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Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-2:30pm Edna Cline Room

Where:
Benicia Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
View map »


Sponsor: Benicia Public Library
Telephone: 707-746-4343
Website »

More information

The Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns is open to the public Wednesday through Saturday, 1PM to 4PM (Holiday hours may vary). Located in the heart of the historic Benicia Arsenal...

Cost: $5 – Adults; $3 – Seniors & Students; $2 – Children; Military FREE

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
Website »

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"Solano Land Trust's staff scientist, Sue Wickham, leads you on this outdoor volunteer opportunity"

Where:
Various locations
Location varies each month
, CA  94585
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Sponsor: Solano Land and Trust
Telephone: 707-432-0150
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We will paint our trees using bamboo brushes, sumi-ink and watercolor, we will learn about the brushstrokes in creating paintings of pine trees - working on trunks, branches and needles, until they...

Cost: $75 / $65 UCBG Members

Where:
UC Botanical Garden
200 Centennial Drive
Berkeley, CA  94720
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Sponsor: UC Botanical Garden
Telephone: 510-664-7606
Website »

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"State Capitol open Fridays, 10-5pm"

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
Website »

More information

Join us for our 9th Annual Christmas Tree Lot fundraiser – our largest fundraising event!   Decorate your home or workplace with a beautiful, sustainably-farmed, Noble, Douglas, or...

Cost: Free

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
View map »


Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum & Genesis House
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
Website »

More information

The Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns is open to the public Wednesday through Saturday, 1PM to 4PM (Holiday hours may vary). Located in the heart of the historic Benicia Arsenal...

Cost: $5 – Adults; $3 – Seniors & Students; $2 – Children; Military FREE

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
View map »


Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
Website »

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"Diablo Regional Concert Band is a volunteer-run, self-supporting orchestra whoÕs history begin in 1910 as the Martinez Liberty Band. This is an annual concert at Benicia Library."

Where:
Benicia Public Library
150 East L Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Diablo Regional Concert Band
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Join us for our 9th Annual Christmas Tree Lot fundraiser – our largest fundraising event!   Decorate your home or workplace with a beautiful, sustainably-farmed, Noble, Douglas, or...

Cost: Free

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
View map »


Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum & Genesis House
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
Website »

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A series of fun and free activities designed for familiesÑall ages and mobility levels are welcome!

Where:
Rush Ranch
3521 Grizzly Island Road
Suisun City, CA  94585
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Sponsor: Solano Land and Trust
Telephone: 707-432-0150
Website »

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Capitol open Saturdays and Sundays 10-5pm

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
Website »

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The parade starts at 10am at First and D Street and ends at H Street.  The parade features local marching bands, dancers and the much anticipated Santa Claus.  The Holiday Market features...

Cost: Attendance is Free

Where:
First Street
Benicia, CA  94510


Sponsor: Benicia Main Street
Telephone: 707-745-9791
Contact Name: Deborah Housman
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The Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns is open to the public Wednesday through Saturday, 1PM to 4PM (Holiday hours may vary). Located in the heart of the historic Benicia Arsenal...

Cost: $5 – Adults; $3 – Seniors & Students; $2 – Children; Military FREE

Where:
Benicia Historical Museum at the Camel Barns
2060 Camel Road
Benicia, CA  94510
View map »


Sponsor: Benicia Historical Museum
Telephone: 707-745-5435
Contact Name: Maureen Williams
Website »

More information

"Fischer-Hanlon House open for tours 1st Sundays & 3rd Saturdays at 1, 2, & 3pm"

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
View map »


Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
Website »

More information

"Fischer-Hanlon House open for tours 1st Sundays & 3rd Saturdays at 1, 2, & 3pm"

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
View map »


Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
Website »

More information

"Fischer-Hanlon House open for tours 1st Sundays & 3rd Saturdays at 1, 2, & 3pm"

Where:
Benicia Capitol
115 West G Street
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Capitol State Historic Park
Telephone: 707-745-3385
Website »

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Santa is making a stop in Benicia on Saturday, December 15th.  Stop by Fire Station 11 to get your picture taken with St. Nick and his elves.  No RSVPs are needed.  We will be...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Benicia Fire Station 11
150 Military West
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Fire Department & Benicia Parks & Community Services
Telephone: 707-746-4272
Contact Name: Gina Eleccion
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Come spend time with Santa and friends! Benicia Fire Department along with Parks and Community Services presents an opportunity for fun and photos. There will be a private session from 2-3pm for...

Where:
Benicia Fire Dept
150 Military West
Benicia, CA  94510
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Sponsor: Benicia Fire Dept
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