It's Christmas Day, and a free holiday meal is yours for the asking in Medford, Ashland or Grants Pass today.

It's Christmas Day, and a free holiday meal is yours for the asking in Medford, Ashland or Grants Pass today.

Ashland Community Fellowship offers its annual community dinner from noon to 4 p.m. at the Historic Ashland Armory, Oak and B streets. Details are at 482-8539, and rides to the event can be arranged by calling ahead.

Kids Unlimited offers its Feed the Valley dinner from 3 to 8 p.m. at Kids Unlimited, 821 N. Riverside Ave., Medford. Santa will hand out gifts for children, and kids can make gingerbread houses.

Grants Pass Community Center plans its 30th annual buffet at 1 p.m. at Fourth and L streets in Grants Pass. Doors open at noon, and donations are accepted. Dinner will feature turkey and ham, mashed potatoes, gravy, dressing, fruit salads, vegetables and desserts. Entertainment will be provided, and musicians are invited to bring their instruments and join in. Details are at 474-2202.

— Staff reports