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Live Rogue Valley music, winter markets and more: Dec. 10

Editor’s note: Masks are required in all indoor public spaces in Oregon. Check with all venues listed in Tempo to confirm events.

Friday, Dec. 10

Rogue World Music Soundwalk: The city of Ashland and the Ashland Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Rogue World Music to create a winter soundwalk. The Soundwalk, a curated audio track featuring music from cultures around the world, will guide listeners through the festive downtown Ashland cityscape along a set path of visual installations by local professional and student artists, through Jan. 3. The SoundWalk audio features 12 musicians or groups from the music traditions spanning four hemispheres, weaving together a rich experience of music connected to the November-January time of year around the world. The map for the Winter SoundWalk, with each installation point marked, is available for download/printing, and viewing online. All installation sites are either viewable directly from the sidewalk or reachable on paved surfaces without stairs. Participation is free. For further information, including the soundwalk map and audio streaming or download instructions, see rogueworldmusic.org/soundwalk.

Spanish Language Group: English speakers with at least an intermediate knowledge of Spanish can at 11 a.m. Fridays at the Medford Senior Center, 510 E. Main St. Look for casual, supportive conversation and interpretation. Native speakers are welcome to help. Full vaccination and masks are required. Call 541-779-1829.

Brain Games: Seniors ages 55 and older are invited to play games such as Scrabble, Boggle or Dominoes or puzzles, or do a creative coloring project in adult coloring books from 2 to 4 p.m. the second Friday of each month at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. For further details, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-664-3228.

Slopes & Trails: Slopes & Trails will host a free meet-and-greet at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 10, at The Wharf, 827 W. Jackson St., Medford. The nonprofit organization provides social and recreational activities. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required. See slopes.org.

Pinsky and Phil: Guitar and harmonica duo David Pinsky and Phil Newton will play original ‘60s-style Chicago blues duets at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 10, at Pebblestone Cellars, 1670 Pioneer Road, Phoenix. See pebblestonecellars.com or call 541-512-1704.

Shine Swing Trio: The jazz trio, led by Steve Shine, will perform vintage jazz and classic swing at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 10, 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. Friday, Dec. 10, at Anchor Valley Wine, 150 S. Oregon St., Jacksonville. See anchorvalleywine.com or call 541-702-2355.

Gypsy Rogue: Guitarists Dan Fellman and Marc Camilo along with multi-instrumentalist Bob Rawlings will perform a variety of jazz styles at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 10, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Jim Quinby: Musician Jim Quinby will perform at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 10, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

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.

Tutunov Piano Series: The Tutunov Piano Series continues its 10th anniversary season with a concert by featured guest pianists, Angela Cheng and Alvin Chow, who will perform “An Evening of International Dance” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 10, in the Music Recital Hall at Southern Oregon University, 450 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, and simultaneously live-streamed over the Oregon Center for the Arts YouTube Channel. The program will include selections from Brahms, Dvorák, Copland, Hirtz, Milhaud, Debussy, and Ravel. Ms. Cheng and Mr. Chow are both artist-faculty at Oberlin Conservatory of Music and perform extensively in duo-piano recitals together, and with Alvin’s twin brother, Alan. Tickets for the live performance are $25 and can be purchesed online at sou.universitytickets.com. Masks are required; attendees must show proof of vaccination or a negative COVD-19 test at the door. For further information see oca.sou.edu or call 541-552-6348.

The Reverberays: Chico Cornell, Hefe Rodriguez, Guapo Chuzman and Fia Stone will perform a mix of classic instrumental surf rock and surf-inspired standards that feature vocals, as well as obscure covers and originals from 8 p.m. to midnight, Friday, Dec. 10, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881.

Saturday, Dec. 11

Project FeederWatch: Volunteers can help experts count birds that visit feeders at North Mountain Park at 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, at 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Results will be submitted to Cornell University’s FeederWatch program. Admission is free and preregistration is not required. For further information see ashlandparksandrec.org, email at parksinfo@ashland.or.us or call 541-488-5340.

Ice Skating: The Ashland Rotary Centennial Ice Rink, located at 95 Winburn Way, across from the Lithia Park playground in Ashland, will be open for skating every day through Feb. 20, weather permitting. Admission is $5, $4 for ages 6-13, and free for ages 5 and younger. Skate rentals are available for $3. Concessions will be closed, and masks will be required. The annual First Frost event is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 18, from 4 to 9 p.m., and will feature live music and figure skating performances. Call 541-552-2258 or see ashland.or.us/icerink for schedule and admission information. All changes in participation requirements, scheduling, skating lessons and programs will be posted to the website.

Grants Pass Growers Market: Find local seasonal produce, baked goods, beverages and more from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays at the Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass. 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. Any closures or postponement announcements will be made on the Lithia Artisans Market Facebook page. Call 808-303-2826 or see lithiaartisansmarket.com

Tubas at the Mall: Those who play tubas, euphoniums, altoniums and other such instruments and are interested in performing holiday songs at the Rogue Valley Mall are invited to join the Southern Oregon Heavy Metal Music Society, directed by Steve Kessler, to rehearse from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 11, at the North Medford High School Band room, 1900 N. Keene Way Drive, Medford. The concert will be given at 2 p.m. at the mall. Bring a music stand. Registration is $5 and you must attend rehearsal to perform. If you played with the group in years prior, bring your music book; new books are available for $5. For further information email at altpower@grantspass.com or call 541-476-8916.

Rogue Gallery & Art Center Family Art Day: Kids and families of all ages can explore and create art from noon to 2 p.m. the second Saturday of each month at Rogue Gallery & Art Center, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford. Make your very own art projects to take home and explore gallery spaces with an art scavenger hunt. All materials will be provided. Admission is free; registration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. After registration, specific times will be set to limit number of participants to meet social distancing protocols. Call 541-772-8118 or see roguegallery.org.

Pet Adoption: SoHumane will hold its 10th annual “Share the Love” pet adoption weekend day from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 11-12, outdoors at the Southern Oregon Humane Society shelter, 2910 Table Rock Road, Medford. The Saving Train will bring rescued dogs in need of homes to SoHumane prior to the event. These are healthy, adoptable pets who have been overlooked or have run out of time or space at overcrowded shelters. Every pet will be up-to-date on routine vaccinations, flea and tick preventative, dewormed, microchipped and spayed or neutered before going home. There will be no prior holds, and SoHumane’s adoption application procedures will be followed including landlord approval and “meet and greets” with other dogs. Adoption fees will be processed with debit or credit cards. Current COVID-19 protocols will be followed. Adoptable animals can be viewed at sohumane.org. Call 541-779-3215 for information.

Community Chalk Art: Join in an outdoor communal chalk art project, connected with the Winter Soundwalk project, from 1 to 3 p.m. every Saturday (except Christmas) through Jan. 1, in front of the Black Swan Theatre, on the corner of Pioneer and E. Main Streets in Ashland. Add your own mediation on nature, the season, the holidays, or wishes for 2022. Chalk and stencils provided, and unique creations encouraged. Public-appropriate images required. All ages welcome. For more information see rogueworldmusic.org.

Saturday Handweavers Guild: Those interested in weaving, spinning and other fiber arts can meet during the afternoon the second Saturday of each month September through June. For current meeting times and locations, which may change due to current COVID restrictions, see saturdayhandweavers.com or email at kaffeens@gmail.com for more information. All skill levels are welcome.

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 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, at Augustino Estate at The Big Red Barn, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass. See augustinoestate.com or call 541-846-1881.

Brother Angus: Fusing signature vocals and guitar with the sounds of the didgeridoo and bagpipes, Brother Angus will perform tribal Celtic rock music at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

JustaDuo: Singer Alois Henderson and multi-instrumentalist and singer Albert Lee will perform easy listening pop and light rock at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, at Stone River Winery and Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-631-9583.

Pigs On The Wing: The Pink Floyd tribute band, Pigs on the Wing, will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, at the Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass. The show, which features “a multidimensional visual and sonic representation,” is a full album performance of Pink Floyd’s 1975 psychedelic masterpiece “Wish You Were Here,” followed by a full second set of carefully curated Roger Waters era Floyd. Tickets are $25. Must be 21 or older to attend. For tickets and further details see roguetheatre.org or call 541-471-1316.

Sunday, Dec. 12

Equamore Horse Sanctuary: Equamore Horse Sanctuary will hold their 30th anniversary celebration from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12, at Equamore Sanctuary, 4723 Highway 66, Ashland. Visit with the horses, meet the staff and volunteers and learn about the horse rescue organization. Admission is free, donations accepted. See euqmore.org, email at euqmore@charter.net or call 541-482-5550 for more information.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12, at Pebblestone Cellars, 1670 Pioneer Road, Phoenix. See pebblestonecellars.com or call 541-512-1704.

Paul Schmeling Quartet: The Paul Schmeling Quartet — vocalist Calysta Cheyenne, guitarist Tim Church, bassist Dave Miller, and Paul Schmeling on saxophone will perform tunes from the Great American Songbook at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

David Barnes: The Southern Oregon singer and guitarist, David Barnes, will perform at 3 p.m. Sundays, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Stolen Moments: Guitarist Dan Fellman, vocalist and guitarist Conny Lindley and Walter Lindley on upright bass will play American jazz standards, Latin jazz and Gypsy jazz at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Monday, Dec. 13

Take & Make: Kids and their families can stop by any JCLS branch to pick up a take-and-make craft kit during select dates. Each library branch offers a unique craft for every age group, from preschoolers to adults, and all need supplies are included in the kit. For details, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar, or call the library branch in your area.

Study Sesh: Teens can stop by the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., for free pizza, holiday treats and plenty of extra paper and pencils to help with studying from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 13. Study in a group, by yourself or on one of the library’s computers. If in-person programs are paused in December, this program will be moved to Zoom, and goodie bags will be handed out to registrants in advance. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

Danielle and Paul: Singer Danielle Kelly and guitarist Paul Turnipseed will perform a mix of jazz styles, soul and pop standards at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 13, at The Rogue Grape, 515 Bigham Knoll Drive, Jacksonville. See theroguegrape.com or call 541-842-8416.

Paul Schmeling Band: The Paul Schmeling Band will perform jazz standards from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays at Martino’s Restaurant and Lounge, 58 E. Main St., Ashland. Email at artymorlan@gmail.com or call 541-488-4420.

Tuesday, Dec. 14

Rogue Valley Growers Winter Market: Seasonal produce, bakery items, specialty foods, drinks, art, crafts and more are available from local vendors from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays through Feb. 22, at the Phoenix Plaza Civic Center, 220 N. Main St. SNAP/EBT accepted. Masks are required. Social distancing and safety measures are in place. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

Social Benefit Dance Club: Dance to music performed by Darren Kuykendall at 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Rogue Valley Square Dance Center, 3377 Table Rock Road, Medford. You do not need a partner to participate. Admission is $5-$6. Call 541-727-7070.

Medford Teen Advisory Group: Motivated teens in grades 7 to 12 can meet to brainstorm ideas, discuss books and movies, help make decisions on programming and displays in the teen library, make crafts and more at 4:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-8679.

Medford Library Book Chat: Adults 18 and older can discuss selected books with others in this reading group at 5:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. The book to be discussed on Tuesday, Dec. 14, will be “The Secret Life of Bees” by Sue Monk Kidd. To reserve a copy of the book of the month or for more information see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-8679.

Bruce Cockburn: Award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist, Bruce Cockburn will perform at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 14, at the Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass. 2020 was the 50th anniversary of the release of Cockburn’s first album, and he had a tour scheduled to celebrate but those plans were stymied by COVID-19 restrictions. This rescheduled tour coincides with the release of his career-spanning “Greatest Hits (1970-2020)” album, which was released Dec. 3. Tickets are $35-$55. For tickets and further details see roguetheatre.org or call 541-471-1316.

Wednesday, Dec. 15

Casual Memoir Writing: Adults 18 and older can learn how to write and complete a short memoir of a specific memory in one sitting using a simple method from 10:30 a.m to 12:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at the Central Point Library, 116 S. Third St. Writing samples and supplies will be provided. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-664-3228.

Medford Senior Center Bingo: The Medford Senior Center will host bingo games for adults at 12:30 p.m. every Wednesday and Friday at the Medford Senior Center, 510 East Main St.; $8 for six cards for 10 games. Must be 18 or older to participate. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. For further details on the games or for a full listing of activities and services available, see medfordseniorcenter.org.

Yarnia: Children 8 and older can learn to knit or crochet from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. Supplies and instruction are provided. All levels welcome. For further details, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-826-3313.

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. Wednesday, Dec. 15, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Phil Reed: Phil Reed, member of the duo Brothers Reed, will perform original acoustic pop, blues and folk at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 15, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Rogue Blues Society: The Rogue Blues Society will hold a jam session from 6 to 9 p.m. the first and third Wednesday of each month at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. Social distancing rules must be followed and maintained on stage, including that vocalists provide their own microphones; masks must be worn when away from your table. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com, find Rogue Blues Society on Facebook or call 541-500-8881.

Thursday, Dec. 16

Eagle Point Book Sale: Book sales are held from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Thursdays at the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. Look for new or gently-used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund library programs, activities and collections. For further details, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-826-3313.

Paul Turnipseed: Guitarist Paul Turnipseed will perform a mix of New Orleans and Latin rhythms, along with jazz and blues standards at 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 16, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

Dayton Mason: Gypsy jazz singer, songwriter and guitarist Dayton Mason will perform at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 16, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Trivia Thursday: Play three rounds of trivia and win prizes at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 16, at The Rogue Grape, 515 Bigham Knoll Drive, Jacksonville. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. For further details see theroguegrape.com or call 541-842-8416.

Peace Choir: Singing activists who wish to sing for peace, social justice and the environment are invited to join the Rogue Valley Peace Choir, directed by Jerry Campbell. The choir meets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, at the First United Methodist Church, 175 N. Main St., Ashland, beginning Jan. 6, and running through May. Registration begins at 6 p.m. Jan 6, and no audition is required; singers need to be able to sing on key. All new and returning members must show proof of full Covid vaccination status and masks are required. Monthly dues for the choir are $20, and a singer’s mask will be provided once paid. For further information see roguevalleypeacechoir.org.

Pub Trivia: Family-friendly games of trivia are available from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays at 4 Daughters Irish Pub, 126 W. Main St., Medford. Participation is free, and there are prizes for winning teams. Call 541-779-4455.

Comedy Improv Sessions: The Rogue Valley Improvers, led by Thomas Hartmann who trained with Second City Chicago, will hold free improvisational comedy practice from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. For further information, email forinfoman44@gmail.com.

Friday, Dec. 17

Gold Hill Book Club: The Gold Hill Library Book Club for adults 18 and older will meet at 3 p.m. the third Friday of each month, at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. On Friday, Dec. 17, the book to be discussed will be “The Rules of Civility” by Amor Towles. Books are available for pickup one month before the meeting date. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-855-1994.

Stuffed Animal Adoption: Kids can learn all about the Jackson County Animal Shelter, the many ways people get pets, and why it’s so great to adopt a shelter pet at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, at the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. Following the program children can pick out their own plush stuffed animal to “adopt” and take home. Pre-registration is required. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-826-3313.

Slopes & Trails: Slopes & Trails will host a free meet-and-greet at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, at Pour Authority 235 S.E. Seventh St., Grants Pass. The nonprofit organization provides social and recreational activities. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required. See slopes.org.

David Cahalan: Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist David Cahalan will perform at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

Marshall Stack: Singer and guitarist Marshall Stack will perform American folk songs at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Church & Martin: Guitarists Tim Church and Craig Martin will play a mix of jazz, blues and swing at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, at Pebblestone Cellars, 1670 Pioneer Road, Phoenix. See pebblestonecellars.com or call 541-512-1704.

Author Book Signing: Mail Tribune columnist, Peggy Dover, will be available for book signings from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, at Rogue Gallery & Art Center, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford. Dover will offer her debut novel, “Stone Revival,” a post-WWII story of a family in northern England. Copies of her Southern Oregon Journal column compilation, “Trips & Tangents,” will also be on hand. A portion of every sale will go to further community programs and support artist exhibits at the gallery. Admission is free. For more information find Peggy Dover on Facebook.

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, Dec. 17, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Aaron Reed: Aaron Reed, member of the duo Brothers Reed, will perform original acoustic pop, blues and folk at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

Saturday, Dec. 18

Auto Europa Ashland Car Club: People interested in European classic and exotic cars can meet from 8 to 10 a.m. the third Saturday of every month at Water Street Café, 10 Water St., Ashland. The club often goes on cruises to various locations throughout the valley. For further details, see AutoEuropaAshland.com.

Medford Railroad Park: The park, at 799 Berrydale Ave. on the corners of Table Rock Road and Berrydale Avenue in Medford, will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 18-19. Visitors can ride diesel trains and a motor car, see unique model railroad layouts and the Hogwarts Express, send and receive telegrams, tour historical railroad equipment and more. Special Christmas trains will also run. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. All proceeds will benefit Railroad Park’s 2022 maintenance and operations. See ci.medford.or.us.

Teen Random Fandom: Teens are invited to meet to discuss a variety of literary and pop culture topics from 1 to 2:30 p.m. the third Saturday of each month, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. On Saturday, Dec. 18, the hit Netflix series “Stranger Things” will be discussed along with games and more. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-8679.

Tween Book Club: This readers club for ages 11 to 18 will meet at 2 p.m. the third Saturday of each month, at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. On Saturday, Dec. 18, the book to be discussed will be “Fangirl Vol 1: The Manga” by Sam Maggs (adapter) and Rainbow Rowell (author). For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-855-1994.

First Frost: The annual First Frost celebration at the Ashland Rotary Centennial Ice Rink, located at 95 Winburn Way, across from the Lithia Park playground in Ashland, will be held from 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, and will feature live music, figure skating performances and more. Discounted family skate will be offered from 4 to 5:30 p.m. with live music by the Ashland City Band;

Southern Oregon Figure Skating Club will begin performances at5:45 p.m.; and members from the Ashland High School band will perform during public open skate from 6:15 to 9 p.m. Hot drinks and refreshments will be available from the local Lions Club. Call 541-552-2258 or see ashland.or.us/icerink information.

Ambrose & Galfano: The guitarist and composer Jon Galfano along with singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Jen Ambrose, will perform classic rock and pop tunes at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at Stone River Winery and Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-631-9583.

Phil Reed: Phil Reed, member of the duo Brothers Reed, will perform original acoustic pop, blues and folk at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

Nick Garrett Powell: Guitarist and singer Nick Garrett Powell, lead singer of the acoustic duo The Fret Drifters, will perform at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Stardust Quartet: Singer Victoria Lawton-Diez, guitarist Tim Church, bassist Dave Miller, and Allan Adler on sax, will play a mix of Latin, American standards, Latin, Spanish, and French songs and pop music at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.