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Live music, Rogue Valley growers markets and more: May 21

Photo courtesy of Free Family Days with Whistlegraph. See listing below.
In Focus: Free Family Days with Whistlegraph

The Southern Oregon University artist’s group Whistlegraph will hand out complimentary sketchbooks and drawing utensils (one set per family) to the first 40 families who find them on the giant quilt at the entrance to Lithia Park in Ashland from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Saturday through June 12. The group will be on hand to offer drawing prompts and tips. For further information, see sma.sou.edu/whistlegraph

Editor’s note: Because of changing COVID-19 restrictions in Jackson County, please call businesses or check their websites to confirm all listed events. All Jackson County library branches are open, and in-branch browsing will be available with certain restrictions. COVID-19 vaccine registration assistance is available at each branch. Limited computer sessions will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Friday, May 21

Not Too Shabby: Singer Lisa Yriarte, guitarist Pete Brown and drummer Mike Fitch will play a mix of pop, blues, R&B and contemporary hits at 5 p.m. Friday, May 21, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or see dancin.com.

Shine Swing Trio: The jazz trio will perform vintage jazz and classic swing at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 21, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

Connor Reese: Singer-songwriter Connor Reese will perform a blend of witty originals and quirky reimaginings of classic tunes at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 21, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs, at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 21, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

John Dabaco: Jazz pianist John Dabaco will perform standards and classics at 6 p.m. every Friday and Saturday, at the Hearsay Restaurant, Lounge and Garden, 40 S. First St., Ashland. See hearsayashland.com or call 541-625-0505.

Perry Road: Guitarist Erica Flynn, bassist Mike Plane and drummer Randy Schoenauer will play rock and country at 6 p.m. Friday, May 21, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Wired: Wired will perform high-energy classic rock and blues dance music at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 21, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881. There is a $5 cover.

Saturday, May 22

Ashland Saturday Market: Fresh and organic seasonal produce, bakery items, artisan food, plants and other goods are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 30, along Oak Street in downtown Ashland. Social distancing and safety measures are in place. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

Grants Pass Growers Market: Find local seasonal produce, baked goods, beverages and more from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays in downtown Grants Pass, at Fourth and F streets. Masks are required while in the market. See growersmarket.org.

Medford Cars & Coffee: Car enthusiasts can meet from 9 to 10:30 a.m. every Saturday at 2780 E. Barnett Road, Medford, near Starbucks and Mountain Mike’s Pizza. The group will not hold meetings in the event of rain or snowy weather. Find Medford Cars and Coffee on Facebook for further information.

Lithia Artisans Market: More than 40 artisans display and sell handcrafted items from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through December along Calle Guanajuato, the pedestrian walkway behind the downtown plaza that runs next to Ashland Creek in Ashland. Safety measures will be in effect, masks are required, and social distancing will be enforced. Call 541-301-9811 or see lithiaartisansmarket.com

Ashland Take & Make: Children and their families can stop by the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., to pick up a “Snuggle Bunny Sock Craft” Take-and-Make kit during regular library hours, beginning Saturday, May 22, while supplies last. Kits include all the supplies needed, and are recommended for kids 3 years and up. After picking up a kit, go to jcls.org/blog for a related Storytime Short and step-by-step instructions. Teens can pick up a “Stress Less” coloring kit, which includes an advanced coloring book and a set of colored pencils, at either the Ashland or Medford libraries, while supplies last. For further details, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

David Cahalan: Singer, songwriter and guitarist David Cahalan will perform at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 22, at Augustino Estate at The Big Red Barn, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass. See augustinoestate.com.

Carla Bauer: Guitarist and vocalist Carla Bauer will perform a mix of light rock and pop at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 22, at Aurora Vines Winery, 2287 Pioneer Road, Talent. See www.auroravines.com or call 541-897-0592.

Pacifica: Vocalist Alissa Weaver, guitarist and vocalist Jack Fischer and drummer Michael Whipple will perform at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 22, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs, at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 22, at Stone River Winery and Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-631-9583.

Stardust Trio: Singer Kacie Bower, guitarist Tim Church and bassist Dave Miller will play a mix of classics and standards from the Great American Songbook at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, May 22, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Ring of Trees: The Southern Oregon rock band will perform original songs at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 22, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881.

Sunday, May 23

Medford Take & Make: Children and their families can stop by the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave., to pick up a “Memorial Day Poppy Flower Craft” Take-and-Make kit during regular library hours, beginning Sunday, May 23, while supplies last. Kits include all the supplies needed, and are recommended for kids 3 years and up. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-8679.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at Daisy Creek Vineyard, 675 Shafer Lane, Jacksonville. See daisycreekwine.com or call 541-899-8329.

Michal Palzewicz Trio: Cellist Michal Palzewicz guitarist Dan Sherrill, and percussionist Reed Bentley, will perform a program of improvisational originals and favorites by J. S. Bach, A. Akiho, and more, using creative tools such as sampling and looped sound layers in addition to the performers acoustic instruments, at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at Grizzly Peak Wiwnery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Admission is by donation. For reservations, email at GPWreservations@gmail.com. See grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700 for further details.

Watson House: Indie rock band Watson House — Daniel Nickels and Dave Collie — will perform covers of modern and classics songs at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Taurie Michele: Singer and guitarist Taurie Michele will perform indie rock and pop tunes at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at Walkabout Brewing Co., 921 Mason Way, Medford. See walkaboutbrewing.com or call 541-734-4677.

Steve Hopkins & Band of Brothers: Guitarist Steve Hopkins and his jazz group, Band of Brothers, will perform at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541-499-0449.

Rod Petrone: The classical guitarist will play a mix of instrumentals from Brazil, Latin America and France, along with his own arrangements of Italian compositions at 5 p.m. Sunday, May 23, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Monday, May 24

Rogue River Take & Make: Children and their families can stop by the Rogue River library, 412 E. Main St., to pick up a “DIY Gardening” Take-and-Make kit during regular library hours, beginning Monday, May 24, while supplies last. Kits include all the supplies needed to grow flowers and vegetables, and are recommended for kids 3 years and up. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-582-1714.

Tuesday, May 25

Ashland Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market: Seasonal fruits and vegetables, crafts, specialty foods, drinks and more are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 23, at the National Guard Armory, 1420 E. Main St., Ashland. Masks are required. Social distancing and safety measures are in place. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

Bike repair basics: Learn the basics of bike repair with a local bike mechanic at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 25, at the Shady Cove library, 22477 Highway 62. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-878-2270.

Wednesday, May 26

Danielle Kelly Jazz Trio: Singer Danielle Kelly, guitarist Paul Turnipseed and bassist Jeff Addicott will play a mix of jazz styles at 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 26, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs, at 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 26, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or see dancin.com.

Adam Gabriel: Singer and songwriter Adam Gabriel will perform acoustic Southern rock and soul music at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 26, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Thursday, May 27

Medford Growers Market: Fresh and organic seasonal produce, crafts and food carts are available from local farms and vendors from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays through Nov. 18, in Hawthorne Park, corner of East Jackson and Hawthorne streets, Medford. Masks are required. Social distancing and safety measures are in place. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

Jen Ambrose: Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Jen Ambrose will play a mix of original blues, soul and folk at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 27, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Friday, May 28

Talent Evening Market: Fresh organic produce, crafts, prepared foods and more are available from local farms and vendors from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. the fourth Friday of each month through Aug. 27, in Old Town Park, across from City Hall at the corner of Main and John streets, Talent. Social distancing and safety measures are in place. See talentartisansandgrowers.com.

Danielle Kelly Jazz Duo: Singer Danielle Kelly and guitarist Paul Turnipseed will perform a mix of jazz styles at 5 p.m. Friday, May 28, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or see dancin.com.

Frankie Hernandez Band: Singer, songwriter and guitar and horn player Frankie Hernandez and his band will play a blend of soul, funk, Latin and reggae at 5 p.m. Friday, May 28, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541-499-0449.

Bekkah McAlvage: Country-folk and American roots singer and guitarist Bekkah McAlvage will perform at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 28, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

Watson House: Indie rock band Watson House — Daniel Nickels and Dave Collie — will perform covers of modern and classics songs at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 28, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

Jeff K and Overtones: The band — guitarists Jeff Kloetzel and Jeff Stanley, bassist Donnie Yance and drummer Dave Bolen — will play a mix of original rock and cover songs at 6 p.m. Friday, May 28, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Noisy Neighbor: Hear classic rock tunes when Noisy Neighbor performs at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 28, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881. There is a $5 cover.