POETRY EVENT: Ashland Poets Patty and Vince Wixon will present "William Stafford: His Writing, His Life" at 1 p.m. at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6996.
FRIENDSHIP FORCE OF SOUTHERN OREGON will hold an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Friendship Force is an international organization that hosts people from different cultures and seeks to foster goodwill and peace. For information and location, call 541-779-1272.
CATCH A MATINEE OF "THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT" at 1 p.m. at Randall Theatre, 10 Third St., Medford. Felix, an aspiring but unpublished novelist, and Doris, an aspiring but undiscovered model and actress, become roommates in a San Francisco loft. It isn't long before Felix discovers he has a tiger by the tail as emotionally charged Doris turns his life upside down. It's a roller-coaster ride of ups and downs as the two opposites learn that they might just be a perfect match. Nick Walker and Meagan Kirby star; Bob Herried directs. Tickets, show times and information available at www.randalltheatre.com or by calling 541-632-3258. Pay-what-you-want tickets are available 30 minutes before shows.