Thank you to our Partners & Volunteers

The Benicia State Parks Association (and our partner, the Contra Solano Sector of California State Parks) wishes to thank our community for their contributions to a great holiday season.

  • Gene Pedrotti, Ace Hardware, for the donation of the wonderful new rope lights for the Capitol
  • Benicia Valero Refinery, Fire Department, for hanging and removing the new holiday Capitol lights
  • Tom Atkinson, VIPP/BSPA volunteer, for time, skill and materials to make the rope light rack for storage
  • Terri Kuebler, Designer Bassett Furniture, for a fantastic decorating of the Fischer Hanlon House parlor
  • Tim Heney, VIPP/BSPA volunteer, for the fantastic piano playing at the FHH during the holidays
  • Benicia Girl Scouts and Leaders (troops #20290, #20625 and #20626), who expertly organized and supervised the Victorian Ornament Workshop
  • Jerry & Karel Hedrick, for the visits with Saint Nicholas at the Fischer Hanlon House, which accounts for many happy young faces

A special note of thank you for financial donations from

  • Solano County Supervisor Linda Seiferts’s office, and
  • The Benicia Valero Refinery

And of course, the continued support of:

  • California State Parks Foundation
  • California State Parks
  • City of Benicia
  • City of Benicia Arts and Culture Committee
  • City of Benicia Library, and
  • Benicia Old Town Theater Group

To all, have a happy and prosperous New Year!


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