courtesy photo, Joyce Melchi creates stained glass kachinas, mounted on a well-seasoned piece of wood and plated in gold or nickel. They'll be among the items on display and for sale Saturday, Oct. 3, when the Arts and Crafts Festival of Sun City Vistoso is held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sun City Vistoso Social Hall, 1495 E. Rancho Vistoso.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, With the impending closure of Oracle State Park to the public on Oct. 1, guests can visit the Kannally Ranch House this weekend. The park is open Thursday through Monday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Guided tours are available by calling 896-2425. The four-level Mediterranean revival style adobe ranch house was built from 1929 through 1933 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.