October 13, 2015
All Day EventPaleontology Interpretive Center Closed
  • Paleontology Interpretive Center at Clark Regional Park will be weekdays from Monday October 12, 2015 through Tuesday October 20, 2015.
  • Museum will remain open regular weekend hours, 9:30am - 4:40pm.
October 13, 2015
9:00 AMCalifornia Native Plants: Tools, Food, & Building Materials

Learn about the many fascinating uses of California native plants during the pre-mission period, on this 2-mile hike (490-ft elevation gain) over steep and uneven terrain. This hike will focus on plants used historically for tools, food and building materials.

  • For ages 12 and up.
  • Laguna Coast Wilderness Park, James Dilley Preserve (I-5 or 405 south to 133 south to stoplight at 73 toll road; make a U-turn, go 1 block. Dilley is on the right).
  • Parking: $3/vehicle.
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News ImageSeptember 22, 2015  Preservation Work Begins on Old Courthouse Building

Exterior preservation of the landmark Old Orange County Courthouse is taking place the week of Sept. 21. This work is the first significant maintenance and repair of the iconic building’s distinctive sandstone cladding in nearly 30 years.

The project includes maintenance of the granite base and wood windows. This first phase focuses on the building’s south façade, including the highly ornate, colonnaded entry that is a favorite backdrop for wedding photographs.

September 16, 2015  Halloween Events at Heritage HillHeritage Hill Historical Park offers fall fun for all ages at the family-friendly Autumn Harvest Festival Oct. 10 and the eighth annual Haunt at Heritage Hill for serious scares Oct. 16 and 17.
August 25, 2015  10th Annual Irvine Park Railroad Pumpkin PatchIrvine Park Railroad’s 10th annual Pumpkin Patch is fun for the entire family! Children and adults are invited to the Pumpkin Patch which is open daily at 10 a.m., beginning September 19 through October 31.
August 24, 2015  Scholastic Surfing Classes Conducted at Salt CreekCapistrano Unified School District conducts surfing classes for students at Salt Creek Beach throughout the school year. The beach remains open to the public during these times. Please see the links below for days and times the beach may be affected.

Fall 2015 Schedule