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Live Rogue Valley music, 'Paws for a Cause,’ growers markets, wineries & more: May 20

Friends of the Animal Shelter will host its sixth annual “Paws for a Cause” dog walk and fair on Sunday, May 22. See listing below. MT file photo
Friday, May 20

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

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, May 20, the book to be discussed will be “Project Hail Mary” by Andy Weir. 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.

Slopes & Trails: Slopes & Trails will host a free meet-and-greet at 5 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Lucky’s, 336 Second Ave., Gold Hill. The nonprofit organization provides social and recreational activities. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required. See slopes.org.

Kevin Conness: San Francisco-based Kevin Conness will perform a mix American roots, soul, blues and R&B at 5 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Trium Wines Tasting Room, 203 E. Main Street, Talent. See triumwines.com or call 541-625-9100.

Dennis Konecny: Singer and guitarist Dennis Konecny will perform a mix of ‘50s rockabilly, country and ‘90s standards at 5 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Pebblestone Cellars, 1670 Pioneer Road, Phoenix. See pebblestonecellars.com or call 541-512-1704.

Tim Church: Guitarist Tim Church will play a mix of classical, jazz, Spanish and Brazilian instrumentals at 5 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Callahan’s Mountain Lodge, 7100 Old Highway 99 S., Ashland. See callahanslodge.com/events or call 541-482-1299.

Dayton Mason & Bob Rawlings: Jazz guitarist Dayton Mason & Bob Rawlings will perform at 5 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Bloomsbury Blends, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. See bloomsburyblends.com or call 541-708-0608.

David Cahalan: Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist David Cahalan will perform at 5 p.m. Friday, May 20, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

Marshall Stack and Friends: Singer and guitarist Marshall Stack joined by others will perform American Folk tunes at 5 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541499-0449.

Rogue Rage Duo: Harmonica player Harpo DeRoma and guitar and Dobro player Dan Tiller will perform Delta and country-style blues at 5 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Schmidt Family Vineyards, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass. See sfvineyards.com or call 541-846-9985.

Hollis & Hayworth: Singer and songwriter duo Dan Sherrill and Jacqui Aubert, along with Bob Hayworth, formerly a member of the bands of The Brothers Four and The Kingston Trio, will perform at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

J Brothers: Brothers Mark Johnson on vocals and keyboard and Scott Johnson on electric bass, along with Michael Whipple on drums will perform a mix of classic rock and pop at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 20, 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 6 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Keenan Pruett: Multi-instrumentalist Keenan Pruett will preform a mix of classic folk songs interwoven with contemporary pop, soul, funk and rock songs at 6 p.m. Friday, May 20, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

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.

Clayton Joseph Scott: Singer-songwriter Clayton Joseph Scott will perform at 6 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Bayer Family Estate Winery, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point. See bayerfamilyestate.com or call 541-826-8953.

Brothers Reed: Brothers Aaron and Philip Reed will perform original acoustic pop, blues and folk at 6 p.m. Friday, May 20, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Nick Garrett Powell: Guitarist and singer Nick Garrett Powell, lead singer of the acoustic duo The Fret Drifters, will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Jefferson Spirits, 404 E. Main St, Medford. See jeffersonspirits.com, Jefferson Spirits on Facebook or call 541-500-1349.

Mercy Duo: The soul, pop and R&B duo—singer Lynda Day and guitarist Dave Day — will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Bella Union Restaurant, 170 W. California St., Jacksonville. See bellau.com or call 541-899-1770.

Seth Charles Band: Seth Charles and his band will play a mix of funk R&B and Soul at 8 p.m. Friday, May 20, at the Talent Club, 114 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets are $10. See talentclublive.com for ticket info or call 541-535-2721.

Stand-Up Comedy: Stand-up comedians Carl Lee, Amanda Arnold, and Trenton Davis will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, May 20, at the Historic Rogue Theatre, 143 S. E. H St., Grants Pass. Tickets are $25. Doors open at 7 p.m. For tickets and further information see roguetheatre.org or call 541-471-1316.

The Gist: Southern Oregon cover band The Gist will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881.

Ghost Bomber: High-energy psychedelic ska and punk band Ghost Bomber will perform at 9 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Local 31 Pub, 31 Water St., Ashland. See local31pub.com or call 541-708-6813.

Saturday, May 21

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.

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. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

Medford Cars & Coffee: Car enthusiasts can meet from 9 a.m. 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.

Grants Pass Growers Market: Find local seasonal produce, baked goods, beverages and more from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays at the corner of Fourth and F Streets, Grants Pass. See growersmarket.org.

Lithia Artisans Market: More than 40 artisans display and sell handcrafted items from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through October along Calle Guanajuato, the pedestrian walkway behind the downtown plaza that runs next to Ashland Creek in Ashland. Call 541-301-9811 or see lithiaartisansmarket.com.

Clayfolk Spring Show: Clayfolk will hold a spring pop-up show and sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Edenvale Winery, 2310 Voorhies Road, Medford. A wide range of work — everything from sculptural to functional pieces — from over 25 artisans will be available. The artists will have the opportunity to donate pieces/ bowls for the upcoming “Empty Bowls”events, which take place in Jackson and Josephine counties, at the conclusion of the day. For further information see clayfolk.org.

Spring Antiques and Vintage Sale: The Spring Medford Armory Antiques and Vintage sale to benefit the local non-profit Dogs for Better Lives will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 21, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at the Medford Armory, 1701 S. Pacific Highway, Medford. Antique and vintage dealers from five states will offer everything from furniture and lighting fixtures to artwork, jewelry, books and toys. A 50-50 raffle will be also be held. 20 percent of the proceeds from admission as well as the funds raised by the raffle drawing will go to Dogs for Better Lives. Admission is $6. Call 530-241-4063 or see tbcashows.info.

Southern Oregon Stitchers: The those interested in needle art can meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. the third Saturday of each month, except December, at First Presbyterian Church of Central Point, 456 W. Pine St. General meetings include presentations on various stitching techniques such as, embroidery, cross stitch, Japanese embroidery, blackwork, sashiko, cruel, bullion, French knots, needlepoint, bead work, quilts and more. Refreshments will be provided. Call 541-973-1275 or 541-646-1116.

Victorian History Tour: Hear about Victorian etiquette during a tour from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at the Beekman House, 470 E. California St., Jacksonville. The one-hour tour explores 19th century rules for social interaction as the Industrial Revolution created a new middle class with societal aspirations. Costumed docents will focus on class distinctions, appropriate dress, and specific etiquette concerns such as calling cards, posture and poise, fan flirting, flower language, and table setting and table manners. Tours begin every 20 minutes and tour size limited to eight people at a time. Reservations are required; tickets are $10. Tickets can be purchased at historicjacksonville.org/victorian-theme-tours. Proceeds from all tours benefit historic restoration projects. For further information and other season offerings, call 541-245-3650 or email info@historicjacksonville.org.

Tim Holt: Local musician and storyteller Tim Holt will perform and discuss the songs of Tom Paxton, Utah Phillips, Woody Guthrie, and others at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. The program will include railroad songs, hobo songs, and songs of the Western migration, and Dust Bowl ballads. For further details or to register, 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, May 21, the book to be discussed will be “The Downstairs Girl” by Stacey Lee. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-855-1994.

Rogue Valley Chorale Youth Choruses: The Rogue Valley Chorale Association will celebrate its 40th anniversary of the Children’s Chorus with a concert, “A Legacy of Song,” from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. The show will feature three youth choruses as they bring back some of the greatest songs from the past to honor all of those that performed for the four decades. Doris Sjolund, the group’s founder, and previous director, Cori Gibson, will make a guest directing appearance at the concert. The Children’s Chorus will be directed by Gerry Flock; the Cantare chorus will be directed by Shayne Flock; and the Youth Ensemble will be directed by Pam Nordquist. Also appearing will be singers from McLaughlin Middle School. Tickets are $10, $5 for children and students. Tickets and information are available at craterian.org, at the box office, 16 S. Bartlett St., or by calling 541-779-3000.

Rogue Valley Symphonic Band: The Rogue Valley Symphonic Band will present their final concert of the season, “Bloom,” at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 21, in the Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., on the Southern Oregon University campus in Ashland. The concert will feature the winners of RVSB’s Young Artist Competition. First place winner, Elinor McGary, will perform Horn Concerto No. 1 by Strauss accompanied by our band. Young composer Asher Howell will have the world premiere of their composition “Honor & Glory.” Travis Munoz, a SOU music major, will conduct Leonard Bernstein’s “Overture to Candide.” The concert will also feature other music by Alfred Reed, Lili Boulanger and Morten Lauridsen. Tickets are $15, $5 for students and children, and can be purchased at Paddington Station, 125 E. Main St., Ashland, or online at roguevalleysymphonicband.com.

Seeger & Guthrie: Local musician and storyteller Tim Holt will portray Pete Seeger and present a free 90-minute program sharing songs and stories about the legendary friendship between Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at the North Mountain Park Pavilion, located behind the Nature Center, 620 N Mountain Ave, Ashland. Holt, as Seeger, will talk about his friendship with Guthrie and what it meant to him. Woven into his narrative, “Seeger” will perform some of Woody’s memorable songs, including “This Land,” “Hard Travelin’,” “I Ain’t Got No Home,” and “So Long It’s Been Good To Know Ya.”Seeger will also talk about his own background growing up in a musical family, his involvement in movements for workers’ rights and civil rights, his efforts to clean up the Hudson River near his home, and sing songs that were part of that personal history, including “If I Had A Hammer,” “We Shall Overcome,” and “Sailin’ Up My Dirty Stream.” Registration is required. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

J Brothers: Brothers Mark Johnson on vocals and keyboard and Scott Johnson on electric bass, along with Michael Whipple on drums, will perform a mix of classic rock and pop at 4 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541499-0449.

Rock n’ Ebnother: The band Rock n’ Ebnother will perform classic rock , soul and pop tunes at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Stone River Winery and Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-631-9583.

Jen & Jon: Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Jen Ambrose and guitarist and composer Jon Galfano will perform a mix of original blues, soul and folk at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Tobago Breeze: Led by drummer Dave Bolen, along with bassist Donnie Yance, percussionist Reed Bentley, guitarist Al Dinardi, and keyboardist Joel Clifft, Tobago Breeze, will a mix of steel drum jazz, R&B, funk, Calypso, Latin and reggae at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

Blue Lightning: This high-energy dance band — Sue Lundquist on keys and guitar, Rhonda Loftis on drums, Trish Cook, Dianne Strong-Summerhays on vocals, Crystal Reeves on electric violin, Brent Norton on lead guitar and Cedrick Buckingham on bass will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. $8 cover. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Redwood Empire: The Southern Oregon-based band, featuring singer Jenna Monique, guitarist and vocalist Russ Bohall, bassist Jeremy Sipple, and percussionist Jonathan Lewis, will perform a mix of pop, blues, R&B, and contemporary hits at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Walkabout Brewing Co., 921 Mason Way, Medford. See walkaboutbrewing.com or call 541-734-4677.

Hip-Hop Show: Local hip-hop artists — Father Freshwater, The Inspirational Rapper, The Roomy Depth and Tyron Player — will perform a “conscious hop-hop” show at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Elder Apothecary, 5 N. Main St., Suite 2, Ashland. Advance tickets are $10, available online at elderapothecary.love, or $15 at the door. For further information see elderapothecary.love or call 541-708-6951.

Bustin’ Out: High energy dance band Bustin’ Out — Richard Meyer, Gary Wade and Jerry Horton — will perform a mix of music from the 70s, 80s, and 90s —from Santana to Charlie Daniels, at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Bella Union Restaurant, 170 W. California St., Jacksonville. See bellau.com or call 541-899-1770.

Leadbetter Band: Singer-songwriter Eric Ledbetter and his band will perform original songs in a mix of rock and blues styles at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at the Talent Club, 114 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets are $15. See talentclublive.com for ticket info or call 541-535-2721.

Dos Tacos: The band Dos Tacos — guitarist and vocalist James Sanchez Brown, drummer Gunnar Burkdoll, and bassist Jesse Wilson — will perform a blend of alternative rock and funk, along with rock cover band Pandora Acoustic, at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881.

See Night: Indie rock band See Night will perform at 9 p.m. Thursday, May 19, at Oberon’s Restaurant & Bar, 45 N. Main St., Ashland. See oberonsashland.com or call 541-708-6652.

Widespread Haze & The Music of Frank Ellis: Psychedelic rock band Widespread Haze and indie-rock band The Music of Frank Ellis will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Johnny B’s, 120 E. 6th St., Medford. Must be 21 or older to attend. See jbsmedford.com or call 458-226-2722.

Dizzy & Irons in the Fire: Folk bands Dizzy and Irons in the Fire will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday, May 21, at Local 31 Pub, 31 Water St., Ashland. $5 cover. See local31pub.com or call 541-708-6813.

Sunday, May 22

Jacksonville Farmers Market: The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Sunday through October on the grounds of the Historic Jacksonville Courthouse, 206 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville. You’ll find local produce, fresh baked goods, naturally raised beef, local seafood, beverages, treats, prepared foods, arts, crafts and live music. Find jville.market on Facebook for updates and further information.

Dog Walk and Fair: Friends of the Animal Shelter will host its sixth annual “Paws for a Cause” dog walk and fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at Nature’s Pet Market, 969 Medford Center Drive, Medford. There will be one- and two-mile walks through Hawthorne Park and downtown Medford, with several “pit stops” along the way, returning to Nature’s Pet Market; registration for walks begins at 9 a.m., walks start at 10 a.m. Registration is $25 per dog and includes a bag of doggy goodies. The fair will feature vendor booths, free samples, animal rescue groups, pet-oriented businesses, food,costume contests, dog games, prize drawings, and more. For more information or to pre-register see fotas.org /dog-walk. All proceeds to benefit FOTAS programs which promote the humane treatment of homeless cats and dogs in the community.

Medford Railroad Park: The park, at Table Rock Road and Berrydale Avenue in Medford, will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. the second and fourth Sunday of every month through October. 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. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. See ci.medford.or.us.

Phil King: The singer, songwriter and guitarist will play acoustic Americana-style originals along with a mix of retro cover songs across a wide variety of genres at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541499-0449.

J Brothers: Brothers Mark Johnson on vocals and keyboard, Scott Johnson on electric bass, Michael Whipple on drums, and special guest, saxophonist Kent Heyward, will perform a mix of classic rock and pop at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at Daisy Creek Vineyard, 675 Shafer Lane, Jacksonville. See daisycreekwine.com or call 541-899-8329.

Shine & Galloway: Guitarist Steve Shine and bassist John Galloway will perform at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at Bayer Family Estate Winery, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point. See bayerfamilyestate.com or call 541-826-8953.

Friendship Force: Friendship Force of Southern Oregon will discuss Medford’s sister city Alba, Italy, at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at Royal Mobile Estates Clubhouse, 1055 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville. The city of Alba, Italy, and the Medford are part of the Sister City Program which has existed for the past 62 years. Alba is known for its fine wines and rare white truffles. Various exchanges over the years have resulted in deep friendships and strong bonds between our communities. Friendship Force is a nonprofit, cultural organization focused on promoting understanding and cultural education through home stays. Admission is free. See ffsouthernoregon.org.

David Barnes: Southern Oregon singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, David Barnes, will perform original music and select covers from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

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 3 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at Pebblestone Cellars, 1670 Pioneer Road, Phoenix. See pebblestonecellars.com or call 541-512-1704.

Dave & Enoch: Acoustic guitar and vocal duo Dave & Enoch will perform originals and covers with styles spanning Americana, blues, folk, and classics at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. Admission is free. See paschalwinery.com or call 541-535-7957.

Connor Reese: Singer-songwriter Connor Reese will perform a blend of witty originals and quirky reimaginings of classic tunes at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Tim Church: Guitarist Tim Church will play a mix of classical, jazz, Spanish and Brazilian instrumentals at 5 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at Callahan’s Mountain Lodge, 7100 Old Highway 99 S., Ashland. See callahanslodge.com/events or call 541-482-1299.

Dan Fellman and Grant Ruiz: Classical and flamenco guitarist Grant Ruiz and jazz guitarist Dan Fellman will join forces to perform at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, May 22, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

SOU Dance Club: The Southern Oregon University Dance Club will present their Spring Dance Showcase “At the Movies,” at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, May 22, in the Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., on the SOU campus in Ashland. Admission is free. For further information see oca.sou.edu or call 541-552-6348.

Monday, May 23

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.

DART Mobile Services: The JCLS DART outreach vehicle, which visits a variety of locations throughout Jackson County, is a Wi-Fi hotspot and computer lab all rolled into one. Library staff, known as Mobile Services Specialists, offer use of their laptop computers, along with tech help and special programs and presentations. Anyone within a 300-foot radius of DART can access its Wi-Fi for free. To learn more, including the most up-to-date schedule of stops, see jcls.org/DART or call 541-774-8679.

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.

Bluphoria: Rock bands Bluphoria and Sokojo will perform at 9 p.m. Friday, May 20, at Local 31 Pub, 31 Water St., Ashland. See local31pub.com or call 541-708-6813.

Tuesday, May 24

Ashland Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market: Seasonal fruits and vegetables, fresh-cut flowers, crafts, specialty foods, drinks and more are available from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays through November, at the National Guard Armory, 1420 E. Main St., Ashland. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

Medford Senior Center Bingo: The Medford Senior Center will host bingo games for adults at 12:30 p.m. every Tuesday and Saturday 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.

Social Dance Club: Dance to music performed by Darren Kuykendall from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays at the Rogue Valley Square Dance Center, 3377 Table Rock Road, Medford. Dances include swing, foxtrot, waltz, cha-cha, Tango and more. You do not need a partner to participate. Admission is $5-$6. Call or text 541-941-1973.

Medford Cribbage Tournament: Compete in a round of cribbage with the local cribbage group at 1:45 p.m. Tuesdays at Mountain Mike’s Pizza, 2640 E. Barnett Road, Medford. All ages welcome. Call 541-499-1500.

Sweet Adelines: The Southern Oregon Sound Chapter of Sweet Adelines International, a dynamic a cappella chorus for women, under the direction of Martha Segura, offers instruction on vocal technique, musical accuracy and showmanship. Rehearsals are from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at Eastwood Baptist Church, 675 N. Keene Way Drive, Medford. Call 541-595-8247 or see southernoregonsoundchorus.com.

d&b: Southern Oregon University faculty members Derek Keller and Bernadette Mondok Keller — d&b — will give a concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 24, in the Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., on the SOU campus in Ashland, and via livestream. Throughout the program, “Work Hard \ Play Hard,” d&b will collaborate with fellow faculty, students, and alumni to weave a tapestry of rock, rap, djent, classical, jazz, and fusion. Tickets are $10, $5 for seniors and free for full-time students with ID. Tickets are available online at sou.universitytickets.com, or at the SOU Oregon Center for the Arts Box Office, 491 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. For further information, including a link for the livestream, see oca.sou.edu or call 541-552-6348.

Wednesday, May 25

ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum: A variety of interactive science exhibits are available at the museum, located at 1500 E. Main St., Ashland. The interactive museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday to Sunday. Many exhibits will be modified to reduce touch surfaces — fewer hands-on activities — and increase physical distancing. Admission is $12.50, $10.50 for ages 2 through 12 and 65 and older, and free for kids under age 2, $3 for SNAP/Oregon Trail card holders. Admission is $3 the first Sunday of every month. To purchase tickets or for more information, see scienceworksmuseum.org or call 541-482-6767.

Spark Space Robotics: Kids 7 years and older are invited to build LEGO models using LEGO WeDo, then program them to move and react at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at the White City library, 3143 Avenue C. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-864-8880.

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.

Gold Hill Sewing Club: Adults and teens 16 and older can join other sewing enthusiasts at 5 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of every month through May, at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St., to learn to sew or work on projects you have already started. All levels welcome. There will be some supplies and sewing machines available, but you may bring your own if you have them. Children ages 8-15 are welcome with an adult to supervise and assist them. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-855-1994.

Applegate Evening Market: Shop local directly from area farmers, artisans, and crafters, and hear live music by regional artists from 5 to 8 p.m. every Wednesday through Oct., at Electric Gardens Flower Farm, 8035 Highway 238, Jacksonville. See applegateeveningmarket.com or call 541-761-6502.

Shae and Jenni: Singer Shae Celine along with guest, Jenni, will perform a special concert in honor of DANCIN’s 10th anniversary, at 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

Livable City Discussion Group: Explore the built environment and topics of livability with other Medford community members at 5:30 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of each month through May, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. On Wednesday, May 25, City of Medford staff will give a lightning presentation on the topic of open spaces, followed by casual discussion amongst community members. For further details, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-8679.

Niesje: Acoustic singer-songwriter Niesje will perform at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

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 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. $15 cover, includes dinner, or $5 cover. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra: The Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra — a 18 piece big band — along with vocalist Dianne Strong-Summerhays, will play music for listening and dancing in the style of Count Basie and Duke Ellington from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881.

Pablo Cruise: Pop-rock band Pablo Cruise will perform along with local musician Jared Gutridge at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. The concert is a fundraiser for the Use Your Gift organization. UYG foundation is structured to assist fledgling musicians to reach for their dreams. Tickets are $40 or $30; VIP packages available. Tickets and information are available at craterian.org, at the box office, 16 S. Bartlett St., or by calling 541-779-3000.

Christopher Whyte: Professional percussionist Christopher Whyte will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, in the Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., on the SOU campus in Ashland, and via livestream. Whyte is known for his wide-ranging artistry as a percussionist, timpanist, collaborator, composer, and educator. He has presented recitals, concerts, and masterclasses internationally in Asia, Europe, Canada and throughout the United States. As an original member of the Portland Percussion Group, he is dedicated to fostering percussion performance through dynamic concerts, engaging collaborations, and the creation of new music. Admission is free. For further information, including a link for the livestream, see oca.sou.edu or call 541-552-6348.

Electric Eel: Guitarist and vocalist Pete Hille and Mark Lackey, bassist Chris Cunningham, and drummer Jason Margulis, will perform rock tunes at 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, at the Talent Club, 114 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets are $10. See talentclublive.com for ticket info or call 541-535-2721.

Thursday, May 26

Medford Growers Market: Fresh and organic seasonal produce, fresh-cut flowers, crafts and food carts are available from local farms and vendors from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays through November, in Hawthorne Park, 501 E. Main St., corner of East Jackson and Hawthorne streets, Medford. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

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.

Irish Music: Hear live traditional Irish and Celtic music by a variety of local musicians and join in dancing led by Alexis Jordan at 5:30 p.m. every Thursday at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

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 26, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

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.

Trivia Night: Lighthearted games of trivia are available at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Portal Brewing, 100 E 6th St, Medford. Participation is free; prize for winning team. Call 541-326-2261.

Steve Hopkins & Band of Brothers: Guitarist Steve Hopkins and his jazz group, Band of Brothers, will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 26, at Bella Union Restaurant, 170 W. California St., Jacksonville. See bellau.com or call 541-899-1770.

SOU Percussion Ensembles: The Southern Oregon University Percussion Ensembles, directed by Terry Longshore, will present their final concert “Facets” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26, in the Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., on the Southern Oregon University campus in Ashland. A livestream option will also be available on SOU’s Oregon Center for the Arts Youtube channel. Tickets are $10, $5 for seniors and free for full-time students with ID. Tickets are available online at sou.universitytickets.com, or at the SOU Oregon Center for the Arts Box Office, 491 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. For further information see oca.sou.edu or call 541-552-6348.

Friday, May 27

Ashland World Music Festival: The Ashland World Music Festival invites the public to live, in-person storytelling, music, dance and visual art offerings from cultures around the world, Friday through Monday, May 27-30. The festival features culture-bearing performers, visual artists, and teachers at live events and a weekend of SoundWalks through Ashland’s downtown city-scape. All AWMF events are free, donations accepted. All proceeds this year will be donated to Coalición Fortaleza, a local organization dedicated to restoring Latinx neighborhoods in the Rogue Valley that were disproportionately impacted by the Almeda Fire. See rogueworldmusic.org/awmf for further details.

Jon Martin: Jon Martin, lead singer of Gunstock RED, will play a mix of rock and blues at 5 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Bloomsbury Blends, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. See bloomsburyblends.com or call 541-708-0608.

Minty Fresh: Four-piece band Minty Fresh will perform at 5 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541499-0449.

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 27, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

Band of Brothers: Vocalist Megan Baker, guitarist and vocalist Steve Hopkins, bassist John Lingafelter, and Nevin Van Manen on keys will perform at 5 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Trium Wines Tasting Room, 203 E. Main Street, Talent. See triumwines.com or call 541-625-9100.

Pinsky and Phil: Guitar and harmonica duo David Pinsky and Phil Newton will play original ‘60s-style Chicago blues duets at 5 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Schmidt Family Vineyards, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass. See sfvineyards.com or call 541-846-9985.

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. 26, in Old Town Park, across from City Hall at the corner of Main and John streets, Talent. On May 27, live music will be performed by Joseph Carroll. See talentartisansandgrowers.com.

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 27, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

Lily Jo’s Revolution: The trio, Lily Jo’s Revolution, will perform plugged in acoustic soulful originals along with select covers at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

Dark Eyes Duet: Guitarist Dayton Mason and singer Greta Gardiner will perform Django Reinhardt gypsy jazz standard tunes at 6 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Anchor Valley Wine, 150 S. Oregon St., Jacksonville. See anchorvalleywine.com or call 541-702-2355.

Jones: Joshua and Shelley Kristen Jones will perform covers of popular classic rock, R&B, pop, jazz standards, and originals at 6 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Adam Gabriel: Singer and songwriter Adam Gabriel will perform acoustic Southern rock and soul music at 6 p.m. Friday, May 27, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. $5 cover. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

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 6 p.m. Friday, May 27, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Salsa Brava!: The ensemble — Christina Marsilia on vocals and flute, John Mazzei on keys, Jeff Addicot on bass, Mike Fitch and Theresa McCoy on percussion, Gordon Greenley and Joe Fascilla on horns — will perform an array of dance styles, including Afro Cuban salsa, son Cubano, merengue, bachata, cha-cha, plena and Latin pop from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. A beginner dance lesson will be provided. Wine, food and beverages will be available for purchase. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Admission is $15 at the door, cash only. See paschalwinery.com or call 541-535-7957.

Nick Garrett Powell: Guitarist and singer Nick Garrett Powell, lead singer of the acoustic duo The Fret Drifters, will perform at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 27-28, at Bella Union Restaurant, 170 W. California St., Jacksonville. See bellau.com or call 541-899-1770.

Liquid: The band Liquid will perform SpaceFunk and psychedelic rock in the style of Grateful Dead, JGB, Pink Floyd, and The Meters, at 8 p.m. Friday, May 27, at the Talent Club, 114 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets are $15. See talentclublive.com for ticket info or call 541-535-2721.

Casey & The Cutoffs: Band Casey and the Cutoffs will perform at 9 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Local 31 Pub, 31 Water St., Ashland. See local31pub.com or call 541-708-6813.

Suckerpunch & Another Anthem: Punk and metal bands Suckerpunch, Another Anthem and Phake will perform at 9 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Johnny B’s, 120 E. 6th St., Medford. $5 cover. Must be 21 or older to attend. See jbsmedford.com or call 458-226-2722.