Saturday, March 10
Breakfast: The Jacksonville Odd Fellows will host a sourdough pancake breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 10, at the Jacksonville Odd Fellows Hall, 175 S. Oregon St., Jacksonville. Admission is $8 for all you can eat. Find Independent Order of Odd Fellows Historic Lodge No. 10 on Facebook.
Bilingual Story Time: A combined English and Spanish story time is at noon Saturdays at the White City library, 3143 Avenue C. Call 541-864-8880 or see jcls.org.
Woodcarvers Club: Woodcarvers offer instruction for carvers of all ages from noon to 3 p.m. Saturdays at the Central Point Senior Center, 123 N. Second St., Central Point. Admission is $5 per month. Call 541-944-4535 or see centralpointwoodcarvers.com.
Family Art Day: Kids and families can create and explore art from noon to 2 p.m. the second Saturday of every month at Rogue Gallery & Art Center, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford. All ages are welcome and all materials are provided. Admission is free. No preregistration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 541-772-8118 or see roguegallery.org.
Festival Noons: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host a talk, "Magic, Mystery, Mayhem and Muses: An Inside Look at the 2018 Season," by Amrita Ramanan at noon Saturday, March 10, at Carpenter Hall on the OSF campus, 44 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Admission is $12, $8 for ages 6 through 17. Call 800-219-8161 or see osfashland.org.
Maker Day: Teens ages 11 to 18 are invited to innovate and explore LEGO Mindstorm, Littlebits and Sphero electronics and robotic sets from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 10, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Children ages 8 through 10 may also join in if accompanied by an adult. See jcls.org or call 541-774-6994.
Family Movie Matinee: Family friendly films are shown from 1 to 3 p.m. every Saturday at the White City library, 3143 Avenue C. Free popcorn will be served. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.
Saturday Handweavers Guild: Those interested in weaving, spinning and other fiber arts can meet from 1 to 3:30 p.m. the second Saturday of each month, September through June, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford. All skill levels are welcome. Call 541-282-3040.
Open Jam Session: Carl Howard hosts jam sessions from 1 to 4 p.m. the second Saturday of every month at The Landing, 820 Laurel St., Butte Falls. Admission is free, and refreshments will be served. No alcohol or smoking is allowed. Call 541-865-3344.
Star Promenaders: The club hosts an A-1 and A-2 dancing from 6 to 7:30 p.m. the second and fourth Saturday of every month at the Rogue Valley Square Dance Center, 3377 Table Rock Road, Medford. Pre-rounds are from 7:30 to 8 p.m. and plus dancing is from 8 to 10:30 p.m. Square-dance attire is appreciated. Bring finger food to share. There is a suggested donation of $4. Call 541-855-7884.
Grant Ruiz and Dan Fellman: Classical and flamenco guitarist Grant Ruiz and jazz guitarist Dan Fellman will join forces to perform from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 10, Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Rogue Valley Chorale: Scottish and Irish folk artists Men of Worth will join the choir, directed by Laurie Anne Hunter, to present "Gifts of the Emerald Isle," a program of lively Celtic folk songs accompanied by traditional instruments such as octave mandolin, tenor banjo, concertina and bodhran. Performances are set for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 10, and 3 p.m. Sunday, March 11, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. Tickets are $10 or $20, $5 for students and children, and can be purchased at craterian.org, the box office at 16 S. Bartlett St., or by calling 541-779-3000.
Sunday, Mach 11
Breakfast: The Lake Creek Grange will host a breakfast and farmers market from 8 to 10 a.m. the second Sunday of every month at the Lake Creek Grange, 1565 S. Fork Little Butte Road, Lake Creek. Biscuits and gravy, waffles, pancakes, scrambled eggs, ham, sausage, fruit, juice coffee and tea will be served. $7 adults and $3 children. Look for local jams, breads, pickles, crafts and more. All proceeds from breakfast sales go towards the building and maintenance fund. Call 541-951-5681.
Author Talk: Author Claire Krulikowski will offer a reading and book signing of her book "Moonlight on the Ganga" at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 11, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Admission is free. See clairekrulikowski.com.
Discussion Group: Jennifer Matthews will be holding a discussion group from 2 to 4:30 p.m., Sunday, March 11, at th Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home, 1811 Ashland St., Ashland. The topic to be explored will be "When Grief Isn't Grief: A Closer Look at Healing from Loss" This is the second part of a three part series of workshops, "Seeing Death in a Different Light." Admission is $18 or $25 at the door. To register or for more information about the series, see jennifermathews.com or call 802-318-6901.
Community Chant: Explore chants from various traditions at 4 p.m. the second and fourth Sunday of every month at the Jacksonville Community Center, 160 E. Main St. No singing experience necessary. Admission by donation. Call 707-382-8641.
Jazz Vespers: The Thor Polson Trio — Thor Polson on piano, Dave Miller on bass and Theresa McCoy on drums — will perform at 5 p.m. Sunday, March 11, at the First Presbyterian Church, 85 S. Holly St., Medford. Admission is free.
Savanna: Guitarist Liz Jones, percussionist Anna Christensen and upright bass payer Bob Rawlings will perform originals penned by Jones, along with a mix of country, folk, rock and more from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 11, Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Dmitri Matheny Group: Composer and flugelhorn player Dmitri Matheny and his band will perform his trademark jazz at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 11, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. First introduced to jazz audiences in the 1990s as the protégé of Art Farmer, Matheny has matured into “one of the jazz world's most talented horn players,” according to the San Francisco Chronicle. Tickets are $25. Reservations can be made at siskiyoumusicproject.com.