Prickly Pear Fruit Processing Workshop
Oracle State Park
Saturday, September 16, 2017 8:00 am. - 11:00 am
Join Sonoran Herbalist, John Slattery for a trail walk and talk to learn about the wonders of the prickly pear cactus, with some discussion of prickly pear medicine. With blender and straining equipment, John will demonstrate a relatively quick and simple method to process prickly pear at home. Enjoy a freshly made juice drink at the end. Botanical products and books for sale as well. Workshop is $15 in addition to park entrance fee.
Reservation required, limit 15. Program sponsored by Friends of Oracle State Park.
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.