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Get Up & Go: Tuesday, Dec. 12

Tuesday, Dec. 12

Pear Blossom Doll Club of Oregon: The club meets to discuss the history of dolls, doll collections and doll clothing at 10:45 a.m. the second Tuesday of every month at the Sun Oaks clubhouse on Sun Oaks Drive, Medford. Call 541-734-8528 or 541-773-8416

Rogue Valley Handweavers Guild: People of all skill levels interested in weaving, spinning and other fiber arts are invited to meet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month, September through June, at First Presbyterian Church, 456 W. Pine St., Central Point. Attenders are encouraged to bring a sack lunch. Call 541-779-2912.

Rogue Valley Rovers: Chapter 37 of the Escapees RV Club will hold its monthly informational meeting at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, at Elmer's Restaurant, 2000 Biddle Road, Medford. Call 541-659-7208.

Family Tree Group: Learn how to make the best use of the computer program Family Tree Maker, for both PC and Mac computers, at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, at the Jackson County Genealogy Library, 3405 S. Pacific Highway, Medford. Admission is $5. Call 541-512-2340, email reception.JCGL@gmail.com or stop by the library to register.

Children's Movies: Free films are shown at 2:45 p.m. Tuesdays at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Free snacks will be available. Call 541-535-7090 or see jcls.org.

Book Chat: The book group meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Read the books, then join in the discussions. The book for Dec. 12 is "Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake," by Anna Qundlen. Refreshments will be served. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.

Cribbage Club: The American Cribbage Club will host players at 6 p.m. Tuesdays at the Table Rock Mobile Home Park Events Center, 2385 Table Rock Road, Medford. Admission is $7. Call 541-973-2508.

Southern Oregon Photographic Association: Professional digital photographer and teacher David Vanderlip will discuss new Photoshop and Lightroom digital imaging programs at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, at Twin Creeks Retirement Community's Town Hall, 888 Twin Creeks Crossing, Central Point. The club for amateur photographers intent on developing skills and appreciation for photographic art meets the first and second Tuesday of every month through May. See sopacameraclub.com.

Blues Jam Session: The Ashland Blues Society will sponsor a jam session from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday,Nov. 12, at Grape Street Bar and Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. The Rogue Suspects will host the jam session. $5 donation suggested. See ashlandblues.org

Rock Garden Society: The Siskiyou chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at Lidgate Hall behind Medford Congregational United Church of Christ, 1801 E. Jackson St., Medford. Refreshments will be served. On Tuesday, Dec. 10, group members will share photos of rare or unusual plants, gardens or natural rock gardens as found in nature. See siskiyousummits.weebly.com or call 541-840-0929.

Trivia Night: Tuesday Night Team Trivia is held at 7 p.m. at Louie's Restaurant, 41 N. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free, and prizes will be awarded. Call 541-482-9701.

Wednesday, Dec. 13

Jacksonville Museum Quilters: The group meets at 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays at First Presbyterian Church, 425 Middle St., Jacksonville. Call 541-941-2463.

After-School Movies: Free films are shown at 2 p.m. Wednesdays during the month of December at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. The film being shown on Wednesday, Dec. 13, will be "I'll be Home for Christmas." Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.

Winter Crafting: Teens and adults are invited to create gift tags embellished with paper, lace, ribbons and more from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. See jcls.org or call 541-855-1994.

Trivia Night: Howiee's on Front hosts Trivia games from 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays at 16 N. Front St., Medford. Call 541-773-5767.

Bear Creek Jazztet: Pianist Ben Gault will play "pre-bop" improvisational jazz from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Gault's list of favorite composers includes W.C. Handy, Jelly Roll Morton, Fats Waller, Duke Ellington and Harold Arlen. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Rick Millward: Singer and guitarist Rick Millward, bassist John Galloway and percussionist Mike Whipple will play a mix of rock, pop, folk and original music from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3283 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

The Brothers Reed: Guitar and vocal duo Aaron Reed and Philip Reed will play original folk and pop at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. Admission varies. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Thursday, Dec. 14

Teen Crafternoon: Teens and youths ages 10 and older are invited to design a sock snowman 3:30 p.m. Thursday at the Talent library, 101 Home St.. All materials and snack will be provided. Admission is free. See jcls.org or call 541-855-1994.

Cribbage: Cribbage games start at 6 p.m. Thursdays at Twin Creeks Retirement Community, 888 Twin Creeks Crossing, Central Point. Entry is $5. Call 541-664-2611.

Native Plant Society: Thomas Doty, award-winning storyteller and author, will share stories about "Plant People and Place" at the Siskiyou Chapter Native Plant Society Holiday potluck at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, at the Talent Community Center, 206 E. Main St., Talent. Admission is free. Participants are asked to bring their own utensils, plate, napkin, cup and food to share, as well as a food donation for the Talent Food Project and packets of seeds to contribute to the native plant seed exchange. Call 860-878-2049 or email at alexis.brickner@gmail.com.

Open Mic: The Rogue Valley chapter of the Oregon Poetry Association will hold its monthly open-mic-without-a-mic reading Thursday, Dec. 14, at Downtowne Coffee House, 200 Talent Ave., Talent. Sign-up begins at 6:30 p.m. and readings begin at 7 p.m. This month's suggested theme is "Families Gather." Call 541-512-1007.

Joe Cohoon Trio: Acoustic bassist Joe Cohoon — along with a revolving cast of players — will perform classic, instrumental jazz from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.