Oracle State Park offers an array of programs, lectures, workshops and special events on Saturdays, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Nov. 24; $7 per vehicle. Activities include bird walks, plant walks, guided hikes and tours of the historic Kannally ranch house. The Kannally Ranch hike begins at 7:15 a.m.; call 909-1529 for reservations and more information. Workshops teach basket-making with native grass, paper-making with local plants and nature-journal making. Most activities are free with park admission. The park is open Wednesday through Friday to school groups with reservations. Visit friendsosp.org
for a schedule of activities and workshops.