Guided Plant Walk
Oracle State Park
April 8, 2018 9:30 a.m.
Learn about the “Plants of the Ecotone” on the trail with your guide Chuck LeFevre. An ecotone is a boundary where adjacent biotic communities overlap and mingle; Oracle is rich with plant species within these diverse areas. Join Chuck as he identifies plants straddling the boundary between the Oak Woodland and High Desert Grasslands. Reservation suggested; free with park entrance fee.
Saturday, June 30, 2018
Star Party and Dark Sky Special Event
Join us at Oracle State Park, an International Dark Sky Park, for a guest speaker, live music, telescope raffle and star party! This fun event will culminate with a stunning view of the night sky over the park!
September 01, 2018
Star Party at Oracle State Park
The Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association has graciously provided 10 of their high quality telescopes for this Star Party event! Astronomers will be on site to answer questions and discuss the elements of the night sky as darkness descends.