Get Up & Go: May 3
Thursday, May 3
Medford Growers Market: Fresh and organic produce, crafts and food carts are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays in Hawthorne Park, corner of East Jackson and Hawthorne streets, Medford. See rvgrowersmarket.com.
Encore Film Screening: An showing of “Delores” will be given at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 3, at Kids Unlimited, 821 N. Riverside Ave., Medford. The 95-minute film focuses on Dolores Huerta, co-founder of the first U.S. farm workers’ union, as she fought for racial and labor justice. Admission is $12 or $6 for students. See ashlandfilm.org.
Stamp Club: Southern Oregon Philatelic Society’s members will gather for a discussion “How Do We Collect?” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 3, in the Fellowship Hall of Medford’s First Methodist Church, 607 W. Main St., Medford. All ages welcome, and free stamps will be available for children. Refreshments served. Call 541-770-1689.
Dart Tournament: Dart matches for skilled and novice players start at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at The Black Sheep Pub, 51 N. Main St., Ashland. Entry is $5, and the pub will match the pot up to $50. Call 541-482-6414.
Trivia Night: Smithfields Pub & Pies hosts free trivia games from 8 to 10 p.m. Thursdays at 23 S. Second St., Ashland. Call 541-482-7437.
Game Knights: No matter what kind of “knight” you are, there is a board game to play at 8 p.m. Thursdays at The Black Sheep Pub, 51 N. Main St., Ashland. All ages welcome until 11 p.m. Call 541-482-6414.
Son Ravello: Singer and songwriter Mysha Caruso, singer Manda Bryn Severin and pianist Jason O’Neill-Butler will perform at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 3, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Reunion Beatles Fantasy Tribute: Hear the Beatles’ famous rock ’n’ roll live at 8 p.m. Thursday, May 3, at the Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass. Tickets cost $20, $30 or $40 and can be purchased at roguetheatre.com, by calling 541-471-1316 or at the door.
Friday, May 4
Science Lecture: Gigliola Staffilani, MIT Abby Rockefeller Mauze professor of mathematics, will give a presentation “How the Complex Wave Phenomena Inspires Beautiful Mathematics,” from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Friday, May 4, in Room 151 of the Science Building on the Southern Oregon University Campus, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. In this talk, Staffilani will try to convey how the mathematical study of wave phenomena has also created and inspired a whole set of new mathematical tools. These tools are now used to answer open problems in completely different settings, from number theory to probability to symplectic geometry and more. Admission is free, and refreshments will be provided. Call 541-552-6341.
Slopes & Trails: Slopes & Trails will hold a free meet-and-greet social at 5 p.m. Friday, May 4, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. The nonprofit organization provides social and recreational activities. See slopes.org.
Silent Disco: Silent Movement will host its third annual Silent Disco in the Park from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday, May 4, at the Butler Bandshell in Lithia Park in Ashland. Rent a pair of wireless headphones for a $5 donation then roam freely from the Butler Bandshell to the playground and even the Plaza and beyond. Local DJs will be staged at the Bandshell spinning a variety of music. Bring a can of food for the Ashland Emergency Food Bank and get in the express check-out line. Call 541-488-5340 or see ashlandparksandrec.org.
Gene Black Band: Guitarist Gene Black of Joe Cocker fame and his band will perform rock ’n’ roll at 6 p.m. Friday, May 4, at at Roxy Ann Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is $7. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.
Charles Guy and Linda Powers: The guitar and violin duo will perform original Latin- and flamenco-style songs along with some covers at 6 p.m. Friday, May 4, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.
Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitarist Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 4, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or dancinvineyards.com.
Siskiyou Summit Handbell Concert: Sixty-five handbell ringers from San Francisco to Portland, directed by Barb Walsh, will present “Plays Well with Others,” a performance of arrangements of familiar hymns and original compositions, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 5, in the gym at Ashland Middle School, 100 Walker Ave. Admission is by donation. Call 541-324-0404 for information.
Saturday, May 5
Talent Garden Club: The club meets from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. the first Saturday of each month at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Central Point Artisan Market: Food and handcrafted items are available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 29 in Pfaff Park, 645 Manzanita St., Central Point. Call 541-664-5301 or see centralpointchamber.org.
Chihuahua Races: The eighth annual “Chihuahua and Small Amigo Dog Races” will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at Howiee’s on Front, 16 N. Front Street, Medford. Registration is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Race registration is free. Also look for costume contests and raffle drawings. Friends of the Animal Shelter will be selling raffle tickets and other race related merchandise with proceeds supporting FOTAS programs benefiting the animals at Jackson County Animal Services. Call 541-774-6651.
T.J. Elton: Singer and multi-instrumentalist T.J. Elton and his J’Villains will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 6, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Shea Celine and Nick Garrett-Powell: The vocal and guitar duo will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.