Get Up & Go: Tuesday, June 17

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MARKET DAY: The Ashland Growers Market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Ashland Armory, 1420 E. Main St., Ashland. See www.rvgrowersmarket.com.

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GREEN SHOW PERFORMANCE: Minnesota-based banjo duo The Lowest Pair will perform for the Oregon Shakespeare Festival Green Show at 7 p.m. at 15 S. Pioneer St. The band will promote its new album "36¢." See www.thelowestpair.com.

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GARDENING FOR POLLINATORS: Gail Langellotto, professor of horticulture at OSU, will teach about gardening for pollinators, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center, 569 Hanley Road in Central Point. Cost is $10; call 541-776-7371 to register.

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LOOKING FOR GRANDPA WITH GRANDMA: Denis Funk will present a program titled "Genealogy Research with GRANDMA," at 1:30 p.m. at the Jackson County Genealogy Library, 3405 S. Pacific Highway, Medford. Free. He'll give a demonstration of the Genealogical Registry And Database of Mennonite Ancestry, a database that contains genealogical information on more than a million people. Call 541-512-2340 or see www.rcgsociety.org.

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AFRICAN DRUMMING: Laura Rich will share the musical traditions and folklore of Africa from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Rogue River library, 412 E. Main St. Free. Children 3 and older are invited to join. Space is limited, so call 541-864-8850 to sign up.

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THE SCIENCE & ART OF COLOR: Use kaleidoscopes and prisms to explore the science of color from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Medford Teen Library, 205 S. Central Ave. Then create a bookmark using the Mondrian art style for the library's bookmark contest. Free. Call 541-774-6413.

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SOUTHERN OREGON JAZZ ORCHESTRA: The 15-piece orchestra will play a mix of swing, Latin and arrangements of songs from the big-band era for dancing, from 7 to 9 p.m. at The Imperial Event Center, 40 N. Front St., Medford. $7. Call 541-499-8855 or 541-779-2042 for information.

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Wednesday, June 18

WEED-WHOMPING WEDNESDAY: Southern Oregon Land Conservancy volunteers will help control yellow starthistle on privately protected land in the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument. Volunteers will meet to carpool at 9:30 a.m. at 84 Fourth St., Ashland. Call 541-482-3069.

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ACOUSTIC GUITAR and mandolin player Jef Ramsey will play country twang and blues from 5 to 7 p.m. at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. Free.

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JEFF KLOETZEL: The singer, songwriter and guitarist will play an acoustic mix of rock, pop and jazz from 5 to 7 p.m. at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. Free.


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