“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.”
– Margaret Mead, American Anthropologist

How to Make the World a Better Place” is an ongoing program (2018-2019), spearheaded by the good folks at Heritage Presbyterian Church, of presentations and learning opportunities for people of all ages in the Benicia community.

PRESENTATIONS: All programs are held in our Sanctuary Wednesdays at 7 p.m.:

 Wed., Nov. 14: Birds by Our Bay: Sue Johnson, a 25-year veteran Benicia and Solano County bird watcher and member of the Napa Solano Audubon SocietyJOIN US to learn about the birds who live in or visit Benicia’s waterways and marshlands, trees, and vegetation: their family life, nesting, migration and feeding habits, threats to their livelihood, and conservation plans to preserve their future.  We will pour over an assortment of bird guides to get familiar with these helpful educational resources. We’ll also enjoy impressions of local birdlife by local painters and photographers. Flyer: HPC. BetterWorld. Bird event 11.14.18f

Wed., Jan. 30: Reducing Poverty… is it possible? If

Wed. Feb. 21: Sunrises, Sunsets, and Clouds – what makes them spectacular

Wed., March 27: Guns: Crisis and Control

Wed. April 24: Water: Waves, Tides and Fish – how they ebb, flow and interact

Wed., May 22: Why can’t we just get along? Reducing Prejudice and building relationships

These program are offered free to the community. There is a suggested $5 donation asked to defray costs for offering these programs, PLUS a request to bring some canned or packaged food for hungry people helped by the Food Bank of Contra Costa & Solano Counties.



Email: betterworldbenicia(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign); phone church at: (707)745-6650.