The Medford Branch of the American Association of University Women will host a talk with Alison Carey of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Medford Branch Library, 205 S. Central Ave.

The Medford Branch of the American Association of University Women will host a talk with Alison Carey of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Medford Branch Library, 205 S. Central Ave.

Carey will discuss her upcoming adaptation of Shakespeare's "The Merry Wives of Windsor," to be performed on the Elizabethan Stage in 2012. The adaptation will translate the characters to a contemporary setting, and the play will be set in Windsor, Iowa.

For more information or to join the AAUW, call 541-664-3744.