Peralta Hacienda Kids Club. Kids from 5 to 15 can play and experience Oakland's original rancho through traditional arts and hands-on activities: Make adobe bricks and corn husk dolls, learn about native plants and make seed balls, traipse through the creek area and participate in other nature-based tours. 2:30 to 5 p.m. Saturdays. Peralta Hacienda Historical Park, 2465 34th Ave., Oakland. Free. 510-532-9142, www.peraltahacienda.org.

Free Computer Tutoring. Brush up on your computer basics at free computer tutoring. 1 to 3 p.m. Saturdays. 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays. Oakland Public Library, Rockridge Branch. 5366 College Ave., Oakland. 510-597-5017, www.oaklandlibrary.org.

Cascade Cleanup. The area around the magnificent Joaquin Miller Park Cascade needs volunteers to help make it beautiful again. Wear clothes appropriate for weeding, pruning and mulching work. Tools available, but bring own and gloves if possible. Hats and water also come in handy. Morning snacks provided. 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 30. Joaquin Miller Park, Joaquin Miller Road at the dancing fountain, Oakland. Please RSVP. oaklandparkscoalition@gmail.com

Lawyers in the Library. A volunteer lawyer stops by for one-on-one free legal advice and referrals. Advance sign-ups at 4:45 p.m. 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 2. Oakland Public Library, Rockridge Branch, 5366 College Ave., Oakland. Free. 510-597-5017, www.oaklandlibrary.org.


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Uptown Farmers Market. The Uptown Oakland Farmers' Market returns for the season with fresh local produce, music, kids' activities and more. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays. Ordway Plaza, Kaiser Building, 2150 Valdez St., Oakland. 800-949-FARM, www.pcfma.com.

Teen 'Scape. Teens can beat the summer doldrums by hanging out with other teens playing video games, making crafts, meetings new friends and munching on light snacks at the Teen 'Scape at the library. 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 3. Oakland Public Library, Rockridge Branch, 5366 College Ave., Oakland. Free. 510-597-5017, www.oaklandlibrary.org.

Flower Drum Song. Woodminster Summer Musicals closes its 2014 season with the David Henry Hwang version of the Rodgers & Hammerstein classic, "Flower Drum Song." 8 p.m. Sept. 4, 5, 6, 12, 13. 7 p.m. Sept. 7, 11, 14. Woodminster Amphitheater in Joaquin Miller Park, Joaquin Miller Road, Oakland. $26 to $59. $18 Sept. 4 preview performance. 510-531-9597, www.woodminster.com

Montclair Grammar School Reunion. A reunion is now being planned for folks who graduated Montclair Grammar School, room 5, class of 1951. Tentative date is April 2015. Contact Susan at susanj55@aol.com or Pete at peterbfrazier@gmail.com.