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Live Rogue Valley music, Railroad Park, Lavender Festival & more: June 24

Explore the Medford Railroad Park from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. MT file photo
Friday, June 24

Southern Oregon Lavender Festival: The festival, which takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday, June 24-26, and July 15-17, includes six stops on the Southern Oregon Lavender Trail. Most sites offer U-pick lavender flowers, lavender products and crafts, classes, essential oil distillation and more. Collect a stamp from all six farms to be entered into a raffle to win a lavender gift basket. For further details about the Lavender Trail, the festival and a map of locations, see southernoregonlavendertrail.com.

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 541-499-6646.

Teen Movie Matinee: Teens can watch adventure, treasure and pirate-themed movies, followed by casual chat about the film from 1 to 3 p.m. every Friday through August, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Films will be rated G through PG-13. For further details and a full listing of film titles, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-8679.

All-Ages Storytime: Master storyteller Will Hornyak will present “Lifting Up the Sky: Tales of Heroes, Hope, and Wonder for All Ages,” at 2 p.m. Friday, June 24, at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. Hornyak will take listeners on a journey of imagination featuring unforgettable characters, memorable plots, and far-flung lands of myth and legend. From Oregon tall tales and Mexican fables to Native American myths, Irish legends, and participation stories, Hornyak weaves a wide web of oral traditions into a thoughtful, engaging crafted performance. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-855-1994.

Children’s Storytime: Young children can join a special themed storytime, crystal growing craft, and a crystal and gem scavenger hunt in the library at 2.m. Friday, June 24, at the Prospect library, 150 Mill Creek Drive. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-560-3668.

Joshua Paul: Guitarist and singer Joshua Paul will perform a blend of Americana, rock, country, and blues at 2:30 p.m. Friday, June 24, at The English Lavender Farm, 8040 Thompson Creek Road, Applegate. See englishlavenderfarm.com or call 541-846-0375.

Slopes & Trails: Slopes & Trails will host a free meet-and-greet at 4:30 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Del Rio Vineyards, 52 N. River Road, Gold Hill. The nonprofit organization provides social and recreational activities. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required. See slopes.org.

Grateful Dead Night: Shine On —Steve Shine, Tom Stamper and Vernocia D’Leon — will play covers of Grateful Dead songs at 4:45 p.m. Friday, June 24, at the Urban Cork, Urban Cork, 340 N. Fir St., Medford. See theurbancork.com or call 541-779-1788.

Adam Gabriel: Singer and songwriter Adam Gabriel will perform acoustic Southern rock and soul music at 5 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Pebblestone Cellars, 1670 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-512-1655.

Allison Scull and Victor Martin: Singer-songwriter and guitarist Allison Scull and sax player Victor Martin will play a mix of folk, jazz, blues and pop, along with Scull singing some of her original songs in French at 5 p.m. Friday, June 24, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

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 June 24, live music will be performed by Josh Capehart. See talentartisansandgrowers.com.

Jones: Joshua and Shelley Kristen Jones will perform covers of popular classic rock, R&B, pop, jazz standards, and originals at 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

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, June 24, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

Modern Prometheus Jazz Company: The modern jazz group — Tom Stamper on drums, Dave Stone on sax, Steve Fain on bass, and Don Monjure on piano — will perform improvisational jazz winding through decades of the American Jazz experience at 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Bloomsbury Blends, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. See bloomsburyblends.com or call 541-708-0608.

Hersey Street Jazz Project: Vocalist Lark Lovejoy, cellist David Bylsma, pianist Eric Foster, drummer Aharon Wheels Bolsta, and Tom Reilly on tenor saxophone, will perform a mix of original compositions, 1960-70s jazz, bossa nova, and Afro-Cuban songs at 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

Dennis Konecny: Singer and guitarist Dennis Konecny will perform a mix of ‘50s rockabilly, country and ‘90s standards at 6 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Anchor Valley Wine, 150 S. Oregon St., Jacksonville. See anchorvalleywine.com or call 541-702-2355.

Living Loving Led: Led Zeppelin tribute band — singer Natasha Lee Neece, guitarist Anthony Cusenza, bassist Mike Thompkins-Pugh, and drummer Michael Saint John — will perform covers at 6 p.m. Friday, June 24, 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 6 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Applegate Country Club, 15090 Highway 238, Applegate. Find Applegate Country Club on Facebook.com or call 541-846-1666.

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.

Ericka Flockoi: Singer-songwriter Erika Flockoi will perform original songs in the rock and country genre, as well as covers of classic rock favorites at 6 p.m. Friday, June 24, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

The Girls: Vocalists Shae Celine, Jenni Abdo, Jade Davis, along with bassist Greg Frederick, guitarist Dirk Price, and drummer Christo Pallani, will perform songs from the 80s and 90s, power house ballads and rock classics at 6 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Del Rio Vineyards, 52 N. River Road, Gold Hill. Tickets are $15. See delriovineyards.com or call 541-855-2062.

‘Surealia’: Studio Roxander will present this year’s “reinvention” of the contemporary ballet “Surealia,” choreographed and directed by David Roxander. The show features young dancers, ages 6-19, from Studio Roxander’s Academy of Ballet, along with Ashton Roxander and fellow Philadelphia Ballet dancer, Sydney Dolan. “Surealia” is an imaginative, mystical, mesmerizing explosion of color, sound, and movement - a passionate and captivating ballet spectacle. Performances are set for 7 p.m. Friday, June 24, and 1 and 7 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Crater Performing Arts Center, 55 N. Third St., Central Point. Tickets are $12 to $28 and can be purchased at studioroxander.com, at Studio Roxander, 101 E. 10th St., or by calling 541-773-7272.

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, June 24, at Bella Union Restaurant, 170 W. California St., Jacksonville. See bellau.com or call 541-899-1770.

Britt Festival Orchestra: The Britt Festival orchestra, under the direction of Teddy Abrams, along with guest artist, baritone Davóne Tines, will present “Truths Be Told,” at 8 p.m. Friday, June 24, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 S. First St., Jacksonville. The program includes “Reflections and Prayers,” a collection of American song-poems performed by Davóne Tines, “Dover Beach,” by Samuel Barber; Caroline Shaw’s “By & By;” Davóne Tines, Igėe Dieudonné, and Matthew Aucoin’s “Vigil;” Carlos Simon’s “Angels in Heaven;” andDmitri Shostakovich’s “Symphony No. 10 .” Tickets are $49 for premium reserved seating, $29 for reserved seating, $20 for lawn seating, and $10 for students (with ID) ages 12 and younger. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at brittfest.org, at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford, or by calling 800-882-7488. For further details see brittfest.org.

Gypsy Gillis: Cover band Gypsy Gillis will perform classic rock and blues dance music at 8 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881.

Thundercloud: Rock band Thundercloud will perform at 9 p.m. Friday, June 24, at Local 31 Pub, 31 Water St., Ashland. See local31pub.com or call 541-708-6813.

Saturday, June 25

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 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.

Walk through History: Take a walk though Jacksonville’s history during a 1-hour guided tour at 10 a.m. every Saturday through Sept. 3. The tour will leave from Jacksonville’s Courthouse Square, in front of City Hall, 206 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville. Visit government and commercial buildings, fraternal lodges, and homes. Learn how gambling money built a church; how a saloon housed the county’s first museum; how the Civil War ended a successful mercantile partnership; how fire reshaped the town and a railroad both destroyed and preserved it, and more. Admission is free; donations accepted. All donations go towards the preservation and maintenance of Jacksonville’s historic buildings. Call 541-245-3650 or email info@historicjacksonville.org.

Historic Bank Tour: Step behind the counter of the oldest bank in the Pacific Northwest — Beekman Bank — from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, through Sept. 4, at the Beekman Bank Museum, 110 W. California St, Jacksonville. A costumed docent will tell the stories of 19th Century banking practices, gold shipping, and handshake deals. Begun in 1856 as a gold dust office, it’s the oldest financial institution between San Francisco and Portland. Preserved as a museum since 1915, it saw over $40 million in gold cross its counter during Jacksonville’s heyday in the late 1800s—worth over $1 billion today. Admission is free; donations greatly appreciated. Proceeds go toward preservation and maintenance of the bank. Call 541-245-3650 or see historicjacksonville.org. For further information and other season offerings, call 541-245-3650 or email info@historicjacksonville.org.

Digital Library Presentation: Jackson County Library Service staff members will offer a deep dive into the digital content services at JCLS, including Hoopla, Library2Go, and Kanopy at noon Saturday, June 25, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Bring your preferred device. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-8679.

Children’s Treasure Hunt: Kids 5 and older can dig for treasure and excavate real gemstones at noon Saturday, June 25, at the Rogue River library, 412 E. Main St. Learn about the gemstones you find, then take your treasure home. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-582-1714.

Kid’s Crafternoon: Kids 3 and older can decorate and personalize a treasure box with collage, stickers, sequins, buttons, and more from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at the Ruch library, 7919 Highway 238. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-899-7438.

Hula Dance Performance: Hālau Hula Ka Pi’o O Ke Ānuenue, Ashland’s Hawaiian cultural dance school, will demonstrate hula, discuss its place in Hawaiian heritage, and teach some basic steps and a simple hula at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. All ages are welcome. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

Author Book Signing: Mail Tribune columnist Peggy Dover will be available for book signings at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Barnes and Noble, 1400 Biddle Road, Medford. Dover will discuss her writing journey, encourage others not to “shelve their dream,” and talk about her new post-WWII novel, “Stone Revival.” Copies of her Southern Oregon Journal column compilation, “Trips & Tangents,” will also be on hand. Admission is free. For more information, find Peggy Dover on Facebook.

Author Book Signing: Local author Sharon K. Robinson will be available for book signings of her novels “Death Waltz” and “In the Still Night,” at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Barnes and Noble, 1400 Biddle Road, Medford. Call 541-858-0203 for further details.

Band of Brothers: Vocalist Megan Baker, guitarist and vocalist Steve Hopkins, bassist John Lingafelter, and Nevin Van Manen on keys will perform at 4 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Rogue Grape Barrel Room, 515 Bigham Knoll Drive, Jacksonville. See theroguegrape.com or call 541-622-8622.

Mercy Duo: The soul, pop and R&B duo—singer Lynda Day and guitarist Dave Day — will perform at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Stone River Winery and Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-631-9583.

Sonido Alegre: The band guitarist Charles Guy, violinist Linda Powers, bassist John Galloway and percussionist Nick Helibrunn — will perform original music and select covers with Spanish flavors and flamenco flair at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Daisy Creek Vineyard, 675 Shafer Lane, Jacksonville. See daisycreekwine.com or call 541-899-8329.

Bathtub Gin Serenaders: This nine-piece jug-band jazz ensemble — without the jug — will play pre-World War II hot jazz and smoky blues. Louis Armstrong, Bessie Smith, Django Reinhardt, George Gershwin, Irving Berlin and more at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Wild Wines Winery, 4550 Little Applegate Road, Jacksonville. Suggested donation $10, kinds 10 and younger get in free. See enjoywildwines.com or call 541-899-1565.

Nick Garrett Powell: Guitarist and singer Nick Garrett Powell, lead singer of the acoustic duo The Fret Drifters, will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Anchor Valley Wine, 150 S. Oregon St., Jacksonville. See anchorvalleywine.com or call 541-702-2355.

Joshua Smith: Singer-songwriter Joshua Smith will perform at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at The Wharf, 827 W. Jackson St., Medford. See medfordwharf.com or call 541-858-0200.

Hill & Roux: Guitarists and singers Mark Hill and Dan Roux will play a mix of light rock, country and pop at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Bayer Family Estate Winery, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point. See bayerfamilyestate.com or call 541-826-8953.

Stardust: Singer Ruth Reyes, guitarist Tim Church, bassist Dave Miller, and Paul Schmeling on sax will play a mix of jazz and pop from around the world at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Rogue Suspects: Rock, funk and blues band The Rogue Suspects — singer Shae Celine, guitar player Dirk Price, bassist Greg Frederick, drummer David Bolen and keyboard player Don Harriss—will perform a special concert of Motown tunes at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. $20 cover. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Pinsky and Phil: Guitar and harmonica duo David Pinsky and Phil Newton will play original ‘60s-style Chicago blues duets at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Bella Union Restaurant, 170 W. California St., Jacksonville. See bellau.com or call 541-899-1770.

Love Mischief: Northern California-based trio, Love Mischief, will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Talent Club, 114 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets are $10. See talentclublive.com for ticket info or call 541-535-2721.

Alcyon Massive: Rogue Valley-based musician Alcyon Massive will perform reggae, psychedelic and hip-hop music at 9 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Johnny B’s, 120 E. 6th St., Medford. See jbsmedford.com or call 458-226-2722.

Seth Charles Band: The Seth Charles Band will perform a blend of Funk, soul and “grooving” covers at 9 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Local 31 Pub, 31 Water St., Ashland. See local31pub.com or call 541-708-6813.

Sunday, June 26

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.

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.

Tabletop Gamer Day: Teens and adults can meet to play classic and newly released board games as well as brand-new offbeat table-top games from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. the last Sunday of each month, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

Adam Gabriel: Singer and songwriter Adam Gabriel will perform acoustic Southern rock and soul music at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 26, at Bayer Family Estate Winery, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point. See bayerfamilyestate.com or call 541-826-8953.

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, June 26, at Pebblestone Cellars, 1670 Pioneer Road, Talent. See pebblestonecellars.wine or call 541-512-1655.

Delilah Beaucoup: Singer Delilah Beaucoup will perform a mix of French gypsy jazz, blues and jazz standards at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, June 26, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. See paschalwinery.com or call 541-535-7957.

Sonido Alegre: The band guitarist Charles Guy, violinist Linda Powers, bassist John Galloway and percussionist Nick Helibrunn — will perform original music and select covers with Spanish flavors and flamenco flair at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 26, at Naumes Suncrest Winery, 1950 Suncrest Road, Talent. See naumesfamilyvineyards.com or call 541-608-1755.

Friendship Force: Friendship Force of Southern Oregon will host guest speaker Natalie Mettler, who will present “Mali,” at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 26, at Royal Mobile Estates Clubhouse, 1055 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville. Mettler will share about her experiences living and studying in Mali. Her presentation will include pictures, language learning, recipes, stories and more. Friendship Force is a nonprofit, cultural organization focused on promoting understanding and cultural education through home stays. Admission is free, all are welcome. See ffsouthernoregon.org.

Sarah Dion-Brooks: Jazz and blues singer-songwriter and pianist Sarah Dion-Brooks will perform at 4 p.m. Sunday, June 26, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

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

Britt Festival Orchestra: The Britt Festival orchestra, under the direction of Teddy Abrams will present “Orchestral Colors,” a program showcasing the textures, colors and depth of the orchestra, at 8 p.m. Sunday, June 26, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 S. First St., Jacksonville. The program, “A Program for Peace” includes the Ukrainian National Anthem; “Fanfare for the Common Man,” by Aaron Copland; Missy Massoli’s “These Worlds In Us;” Arvo Pärt’s “Fratres” for Chamber Orchestra; Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 17 “Little Russian”: IV. Finale; Mykola Lysenko’s Overture to Taras Bulba; Randall Thompson’s “Alleluia;” Benjamin Britten’s Sinfonia da Requiem, Op. 20, and variations on an Original Theme (“Enigma”), Op. 36: Nimrod, by Edward Elgar. Tickets are $49 for premium reserved seating, $29 for reserved seating, $20 for lawn seating, and $10 for students (with ID) ages 12 and younger. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at brittfest.org, at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford, or by calling 800-882-7488. For further details see brittfest.org.

Monday, June 27

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.

Teen Gamer Day: Teens can play classic and new board games, Nintendo Switch or Wii from noon to 5 p.m. every Monday at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-8679.

Pirate and Mermaid Special Storytime: Young children are invited to a special storytime all about the treasures of land and sea at 2 p.m. Monday, June 27, at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. Crafts and activities will follow the storytime. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-855-1994.

Ballet Folklorico: Luisa Zaragoza, artistic director of Ballet Folklórico Ritmo Alegre, will offer a hands-on presentation on the traditional folk dances from the diverse cultures of different states in Mexico, at 5:30 p.m. Monday, June 27, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. No experience needed. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a practice skirt, handkerchief, and dance shoes if you have them. For further details email admin@balletfolk.org or call or text 541-841-0845.

Author Talk: Ellie Alexander, author of “Donut Disturb: A Bakeshop Mystery,” will talk about their book at 7 p.m. Monday, June 27, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

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, June 28

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 1554 Webster St., near Southern Oregon University, Ashland. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

Daniel Meyer Pool: The outdoor pool at 1705 Homes Ave. in Ashland is open for lap and recreational swimming through early September. The pool will be closed on all Mondays. For information on swim schedules and lessons, see ashland.or.us/swim or call 541-488-0313.

Britt Festival Orchestra: The Britt Festival orchestra, under the direction of Teddy Abrams will present their annual Family Show, featuring a program narrated by Bruce Campbell, at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 S. First St., Jacksonville. The hour-long family-friendly program Dave Anderson’s “Celebration,” and Nathaniel Stookey’s “The Composer is Dead,” with Campbell narrating text from the popular children’s series, “Lemony Snicket.” Tickets are $15 for lawn seating, and $5 ages 12 and younger; BrittKids Klub Members get in free with paid adult admission, up to 3 per adult with valid BKK card. Gates open at 10 a.m. Tickets can be purchased at brittfest.org, at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford, or by calling 800-882-7488. For further details see brittfest.org.

Children’s Storytime: Young children can join a special themed storytime, crystal growing craft, and a crystal and gem scavenger hunt in the library at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, at the Butte Falls library, 626 Fir Ave. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-865-3511.

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.

Pirate and Mermaid Special Storytime: Young children are invited to a special storytime all about the treasures of land and sea at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, at the White City library, 3143 Avenue C. Crafts and activities will follow the storytime. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-864-8880.

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.

Kids Nature Presentation: Kids can join Bugs-R-Us to learn all about the Oregon coast at 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Oregon has one of the most diverse coastal ecosystems on the planet. Explore sea life using models and real specimens, and discuss the fish, plant, bird, and mammal life found along the Oregon beaches. This program highlights sea shells, plant life, and preserved animal life, and also features sea life coloring pages, real sea shell souvenirs and take-home field guides for all visitors. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

Teen Crafternoon: Teens ages 12 and older can create gemstone soap from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. All supplies will be provided. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-8679.

Teen Crafternoon: Teens can create sand art from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. All supplies will be provided. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

Medicare presentation: Linda Clarkson, and Cheryl Harrison of Futurity First Insurance Group will give a free presentation, “Medicare 101,” at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, at the Santo Community Center, 701 N. Columbus Ave., Medford. Presenters will review Medicare Part A and Part B, as well as Medicare Advantage (Part C) plans and Medicare Supplement health insurance plans. Participants also will learn how Medicare Part D prescription drug plans work and how to get help with the cost of prescription drugs. Presentations are intended for people who are turning 65 and are new to Medicare. To register, call 541-973-2100 or email roguemedicare@ffig.com.

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.

Wednesday, June 29

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.

Pirate and Mermaid Special Storytime: Young children are invited to a special storytime all about the treasures of land and sea at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 29, at the Applegate library, 18485 N. Applegate Road. Crafts and activities will follow the storytime. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-846-7346.

Community Conversation: Share favorite memories from your life with others by dropping by anytime between 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at the Applegate library, 18485 N. Applegate Road. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-846-7346.

American History Presentation: Edwin Batistella, English professor at Southern Oregon University and author, will present, “American Myths About American Government,” as part of JCLS’s “Consider This” speaker series, at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Batistella will discuss how cultural ideas about the presidency, voting, and other elements of American government both reflect and distort the reality of those institutions. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

Pirate and Mermaid Special Storytime: Young children are invited to a special storytime all about the treasures of land and sea at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Crafts and activities will follow the storytime. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-535-4163.

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.

Kids Crafternoon: Artist and teacher Molly Moncrief will read “Rufus Goes to Sea,” by Kim Griswell, about a pig who wants to be a pirate, and help children create their very own treasure maps at 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at the Jacksonville library, 340 W. C St. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-899-1665.

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.

Joshua Smith: Singer-songwriter Joshua Smith will perform at 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

Brothers Reed: Brothers Aaron and Philip Reed will perform original acoustic pop, blues and folk at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

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 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Jared Gutridge: Acoustic guitarist Jared Gutridge (of rock band Blender) will perform a blend of indie rock and pop originals and covers at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. $15 cover. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

OSF Green Show: Free live entertainment is presented at 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, through Oct. 1, on the Courtyard Stage adjacent to the Allen Elizabethan and Angus Bowmer theaters on the Oregon Shakespeare Festival campus, 15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. See osfashland.org or call 541-482-4331.

Babers: Hear duo Babers, along with Charles Prayers and Adam Gabriel at 9 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at Johnny B’s, 120 E. 6th St., Medford. See jbsmedford.com or call 458-226-2722.

Thursday, June 30

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.

David Barnes: Southern Oregon singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, David Barnes, will perform jazz and folk music with concert ukelele and guitar solos from 10 a.m. to noon every Thursday and Saturday at the Great Harvest Bread Company, 203 Genessee St., Medford. Call 541-245-3310.

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.

Teen Escape Room: Teens 13 and older can work together to escape “The Pirate’s Lair,” at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at the Rogue River library, 412 E. Main St. The participants of the escape room have “overheard” at the library about a secret treasure buried by the famous pirate Captain Bianca Book. This ancient treasure belongs in a museum, but those rapscallions want to keep it for themselves. You’ve made it to the pirate’s secret lair, but those who want the treasure for themselves are right behind you. Solve the puzzle, and get out before they arrive and steal it away. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-582-1714.

Summer Thursdays: Bring a picnic and enjoy the summer evening, stroll about the historic Hanley grounds, take self-guided garden tours, and tour the Hanley House from 4 to 8 p.m. every Thursday through Sept. 1, at the Historic Hanley Farm, 1053 Hanley Road, Central Point. The first Thursday of each month, in addition to Hanley House tours, you’ll have the opportunity to tour the Farm’s “old barn,” one of the oldest in Oregon that is still standing, and every third Thursday wagon rides will be available. All activities are free except the house tour, which is $10, $5 for children ages 12 and younger. For further details see sohs.org, email at info@sohs.org or call 541-773-6536.

David Cahalan: Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist David Cahalan will perform at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

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.

Poetry Reading: Local poets Dan Kaufman, Kathy Pyle, Lisa Baldwin, and Steve Dieffenbacher will read their works focused on the theme of “treasure,” at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at the Jacksonville library, 340 W. C St. The poets will also answer questions about the treasured words, images, and memories they use to create their poetry. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-899-1665.

Medicare presentation: Linda Clarkson, and Cheryl Harrison of Futurity First Insurance Group will give a free presentation, “Medicare 101,” at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at the Phoenix Library, Meyer Memorial Community Room, 510 W. First St., Phoenix. Presenters will review Medicare Part A and Part B, as well as Medicare Advantage (Part C) plans and Medicare Supplement health insurance plans. Participants also will learn how Medicare Part D prescription drug plans work and how to get help with the cost of prescription drugs. Presentations are intended for people who are turning 65 and are new to Medicare. To register, call 541-973-2100 or email roguemedicare@ffig.com.

Robbie DeCosta and Tom Stamper: Singer and guitarist Robbie DeCosta and drummer Tom Stamper will perform a mix of rock, pop, and oldies at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at Bloomsbury Blends, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. See bloomsburyblends.com or call 541-708-0608.

Highway Bound: The Country music trio featuring Erica Flynn on vocals, and guitarists Jimi and Alex Detweiler will perform at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Sweet N’ Juicy: Dance the night away to the funky sounds of Sweet N’ Juicy at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at Johnny B’s, 120 E. 6th St., Medford. Must be 21 or older to attend. See jbsmedford.com or call 458-226-2722.

Shine On: Steve Shine and Mia Gaskin will perform covers of Grateful Dead songs, vintage Swing and Bossa Nova tunes at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at Red Lily Vineyards, 11777 Highway 238, Jacksonville. See redlilyvineyards.com or call 541-846-6800.

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.

Ashland City Band: The community band, conducted by Don Bieghler, will perform at 7 p.m. every Thursday through Aug. 11, in the Butler Band Shell in Ashland’s Lithia Park. Music selections will include original compositions, Broadway show songs, marches and featured soloists. Pre-concert music will be played each week by a variety of small ensembles at 6:15 pm, including the Dixieland Band, the Rogue Valley Brass Quintet, the German Band, the Ashland Brass, the Rogue Valley Woodwind Quintet and the Jefferson State Brass. Admission is free. Visitors are encouraged to bring blankets or low-level chairs, as park bench seating is limited. A patriotic concert will be presented at noon Monday, July 4. See ashlandband.org for further details.

Dennis Konecny Duo: Singer and guitarist Dennis Konecny and bassist Asa Hoffman will perform a mix of ‘50s rockabilly, country and ‘90s standards at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at Bella Union Restaurant, 170 W. California St., Jacksonville. See bellau.com or call 541-899-1770.

Friday, July 1

Crater Lake Chapter of D. A. R.: The Crater Lake Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 10:30 a.m. the first Friday of each month, Sept. through May, at the Masonic Temple Lodge, 975 N. Phoenix Road, Medford. A 20-30 minute educational presentation will be followed by chapter business at each meeting. For more information on chapter activities see craterlakedar.org or email at cjbisselldar@gmail.com.

Kids Crafternoon: Children 5 and older can make a lavender-scented stuffed bunny to snuggle, read to, and share their adventures at 2 p.m. Friday, July 1, at the Applegate library, 18485 N. Applegate Road. All materials will be provided. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-846-7346.

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, July 1, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

Dayton Mason & Bob Rawlings: Gypsy jazz singer, songwriter and guitarist Dayton Mason, along with multi-instrumentalist Bob Rawlings will perform at 5 p.m. Friday, July 1, at Bloomsbury Blends, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. See bloomsburyblends.com or call 541-708-0608.

The Antelopers: Ashland based folk cover band will play a wide variety of music from the 1930s to current hits at 5:30 p.m. Friday, July 1, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. 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 6 p.m. Friday, July 1, at Anchor Valley Wine, 150 S. Oregon St., Jacksonville. See anchorvalleywine.com or call 541-702-2355.

The Girls: Vocalists Shae Celine, Jenni Abdo, Jade Davis, along with bassist Greg Frederick, guitarist Dirk Price, and drummer Christo Pallani, will perform songs from the 80s and 90s, power house ballads and rock classics at 6 p.m. Friday, July 1, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Tickets are $20; pre-purchase highly encouraged. For tickets and further details see grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.

Duke Street: Rhythm and soul band Duke Street — Scott Rogers on guitar, Kent Clinkinbeard on drums, John Hauschild on slide guitar and vocals, Gordon Greenley on saxophones and Joe Cohoon on bass and Michael Vannice on keys—will perform at 6 p.m. Friday, July 1, 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. Friday, July 1, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Joshua Paul: Guitarist and singer Joshua Paul will perform a blend of Americana, rock, country, and blues at 6 p.m. Friday, July 1, at Applegate Country Club, 15090 Highway 238, Applegate. Find Applegate Country Club on Facebook.com or call 541-846-1666.

Holly Gleason Trio: The singer, songwriter and guitarist, Holly Gleason, along with JD Berlingeri on bass and Jeff Judkins on mandolin, will perform original folk songs along with a few covers at 6 p.m. Friday, July 1, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Paul Jenny & Tom Freeman: Multi-instrumentalist and singer Paul Jenny will perform along with Tom Freeman at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 1-2, at Bella Union Restaurant, 170 W. California St., Jacksonville. See bellau.com or call 541-899-1770.

Britt Festival Orchestra: The Britt Festival orchestra, under the direction of Teddy along with guest artist, violinst Tessa Lark, will present “American Soundscapes,” featuring works using American folk and popular music for inspiration, at 8 p.m. Friday, July 1, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 S. First St., Jacksonville. The program includes Gabriel Kahane’s five orchestral songs from “Magnificent Bird;” “Serenade” (after Plato’s “Symposium”) by Leonard Bernstein; and Antonín Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8. Tickets are $49 for premium reserved seating, $29 for reserved seating, $20 for lawn seating, and $10 for students (with ID) ages 12 and younger. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at brittfest.org, at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford, or by calling 800-882-7488. For further details see brittfest.org.