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Radio-controlled plane airshow, local live music, wineries & more: Aug. 19

Larry Cogdell flies his RC aircraft at Agate Skyways in White City. See listings for Rogue Eagles Airshow: The club will host its annual airshow from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 20-21, at Agate Skyways on East Antelope Road in Eagle Point. Mail Tribune / Andy Atkinson

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Friday, Aug. 19

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.

Gardening Presentation: Jason Riessland, Master Gardener and certified instructor in Korean natural farming, will give a presentation on Korean gardening from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at the Prospect library, 150 Mill Creek Drive. Riessland will introduce the system of farming and gardening developed by Master Han-Kyu Cho of South Korea. The system utilizes the revitalization and reintroduction of indigenous microorganisms into the soil, as well as inexpensive, made-on-site liquid fertilizers that can be applied in two ways. Additionally, Riessland will discuss the agricultural crossroads we find ourselves in at present. Participants will learn to identify the rights, principles and heart of Natural Farming; develop a basic understanding of the nine core solutions used in Korean Natural Farming; and receive and introduction to the IMO1 process. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-560-3668.

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, Aug. 19, the book to be discussed will be “The Count of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas. 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, Aug. 19, at Tap Rock Northwest Grill, 971 S. E. Sixth 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, Aug. 19, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

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, Aug. 19, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541499-0449.

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, Aug. 19, at Bloomsbury Blends, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. See bloomsburyblends.com or call 541-708-0608.

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, Aug. 19, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

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 Latin dance tunes at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Admission is $25. See grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.

‘Hootenanny’: The Rogue Grape will host an open mic “Hootenanny,” from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at Rogue Grape Barrel Room, 515 Bigham Knoll Drive, Jacksonville. Open to all musicians for freestyle open jam and opportunities to perform solo if desired. Everyone is welcome to join in the songs. See theroguegrape.com or call 541-622-8622.

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.

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, Aug. 19, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Band of Brothers: Vocalist Megan Baker, guitarist and vocalist Steve Hopkins, bassist John Lingafelter, and Nevin Van Manen on keys will perform at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

TC & The Reactions: Power R&B band TC and The Reactions — Thom Cammarota on bass and vocals, Matt Spencer on guitar, Michael Jones on keyboards, Tom Reilly on sax, and Jon Glaser on drums — will perform Motown, Soul, blues and rock classics along with original compositions at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, 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, Aug. 19, at Market of Choice, 1300 Biddle Road, Medford. See marketofchoice.com/locations-medford.

Silent Disco: Dance the night away at a family friendly Silent Disco from 6 to 11 p.m. the third Friday of each month through October, at Medford’s Pear Blossom Park. DJs will spin a mix of music. Two channels will be available. Young children can make their own music on the interactive “Wiggle Station” which broadcasts on the Kid’s Channel. Rent a pair of wireless headphones for a $10. For further details and updates in case of smoke or inclement weather see Facebook.com/silentmovementinternational.

Pinsky and Phil: Guitar and harmonica duo David Pinsky and Phil Newton will play original ‘60s-style Chicago blues duets at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at the Applegate Country Club, 15090 Highway 238, Applegate. Find Applegate Country Club on Facebook.com or call 541-846-1666.

Iration: Hawaiian band Iration — vocalists and guitarits Micah Pueschel and Micah Brown, bassist Adam Taylor, drummer Joe Dickens, and Cayson Peterson on keys and synth — will perform reggae and island sounds at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 19, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 S. First St., Jacksonville. Hip hop artist The Grouch and rock band Passafire will also perform. Tickets are $47 for reserved seating, and $42 for lawn seating, and $32 for children. 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.

Saturday, Aug. 20

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 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.

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 Saturday at the Great Harvest Bread Company, 203 Genessee St., Medford. Call 541-245-3310.

Rogue Eagles Airshow: The club will host its annual airshow from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 20-21, at Agate Skyways on East Antelope Road in Eagle Point. This year’s theme, “Time To Fly,” will feature a variety of radio control aircraft of all types and sizes including turbine jets, helicopters, biplanes, rockets and historical aircraft models demonstrating aerobatic, combat, and scale flying. Attendees will have opportunities to interact with pilots and their aircraft up close, as well as to try their hand at flying an RC plane with an instructor. Also look for a candy drop for kids, RC aircraft an beginner gear raffles. Snacks and drinks available for purchase both days. To get there, take Highway 62 north, turn right on Highway 140, just past Stone Ridge Golf Course, turn right on East Antelope Road, and follow the signs to Agate Skyways. Admission is a suggested donation of $5 for adults or $10 per car, kids get in free, and proceeds benefit the local Children’s Miracle Network. Parking is free. See rogue-eagles.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.

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 541-646-1116.

Victorian History Tour: Hear about 19th century family life during a tour from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Beekman House, 470 E. California St., Jacksonville, with costumed docents adapting the tours to guests’ areas of interest. The one-hour tour explores upper class 19th century lifestyle, changes brought about by the Industrial Revolution, and Victorian architectural and design innovations, and provide insights into upper class Jacksonville lifestyle during the late 1800s. Tours begin every 20 minutes and tour size limited to eight people at a time. Reservations are strongly encouraged; walk-ups will be accommodated based on available space; tickets are $5. 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.

Pet Adoption: SoHumane will hold a “Back to School Cat and Kitten Adoption Weekend” from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 20-21, outdoors at the Southern Oregon Humane Society shelter, 2910 Table Rock Road, Medford. SOHumane will celebrating cats with special fee waived “Name Your Price” for all adult cats. The adoption fee for all cats seven months and older has been waived for this special weekend. Kittens (4 to 6 months old) will have reduced adoption fees of $75. Adult cats will be vaccinated, microchipped, spayed or neutered and ready for their forever homes. Normal adoption procedures apply. There will be no holds accepted prior to the event. Adoptable cats can be viewed at sohumane.org. Call 541-779-3215 for further information.

Mike Brons: Grants Pass guitarist and singer Mike Brons will perform at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at Augustino Estate at The Big Red Barn, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass. See augustinoestate.com or call 541-846-1881.

Teen Live Action Board Game Day: Teens 12 and older can participate in a treasure hunting live-action board game at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Teens will play against each other, roll giant dice and step on giant spaces to get to the “buried treasure” before everyone else. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-664-3228.

JustaDuo: Singer Alois Henderson and multi-instrumentalist and singer Albert Lee will perform easy listening pop and light rock at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at Stone River Winery and Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-631-9583.

Dark Eyes Duet: Guitarist Dayton Mason and singer Greta Gardiner will perform Django Reinhardt gypsy jazz standard tunes at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at Rogue Grape Barrel Room, 515 Bigham Knoll Drive, Jacksonville. See theroguegrape.com or call 541-622-8622.

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, Aug. 20, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

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. Saturday, Aug. 20, at Bayer Family Estate Winery, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point. See bayerfamilyestate.com or call 541-826-8953.

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 at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. $15 cover. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

American Contraband: Four-piece rock band American Contraband will perform originals and covers ranging from folk to hard rock at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at Walkabout Brewing Co., 921 Mason Way, Medford. See walkaboutbrewing.com or call 541-734-4677.

Sunday, August 21

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.

Deadbolt Mystery Society: Teens 13 and older can meet up to help solve a Deadbolt Mystery Society box, from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, August 21, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. All the supplies will be provided to be immersed in the story, find out more about the suspects, and unravel clues. For further details, 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, flute and vocals, will perform a mix of classic rock and pop at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Daisy Creek Vineyard, 675 Shafer Lane, Jacksonville. See daisycreekwine.com or call 541-899-8329.

Reading Genre Chat: Join other readers and enthusiasts of manga for a discussion of the genre in more detail and to share titles and authors at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, 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.

Nick Garrett Powell: Guitarist and singer Nick Garrett Powell, lead singer of the acoustic duo The Fret Drifters, will perform at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Bayer Family Estate Winery, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point. See bayerfamilyestate.com or call 541-826-8953.

Janus Jazz Group: Pianist Thor Polson, bassist Dave Miller, percussionist Theresa McCoy, and saxophonist Bob Rawlings, will perform an all-ages tribute concert to beboppers Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Thelonious Monk, and Lennie Tristano at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Admission is $20, $10 for students; cash only at the door. See grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.

Danielle Kelly Jazz Trio: Singer Danielle Kelly, guitarist Paul Turnipseed and bassist Jeff Addicott will play a mix of jazz styles at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Rogue Grape Barrel Room, 515 Bigham Knoll Drive, Jacksonville. See theroguegrape.com or call 541-622-8622.

Pinsky and Phil: Guitar and harmonica duo David Pinsky and Phil Newton will play original ‘60s-style Chicago blues duets at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Rellik Winery and Alpaca Farm, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See rellikwinery.com or call 541499-0449.

Tim Church: Guitarist Tim Church will play a mix of classical, jazz, Spanish and Brazilian instrumentals at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Callahan’s Mountain Lodge, 7100 Old Highway 99 S., Ashland. See callahanslodge.com/events or call 541-482-1299.

Jared Gutridge: Acoustic guitarist Jared Gutridge (of rock band Blender) will perform a blend of indie rock and pop originals and covers at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. See paschalwinery.com or call 541-535-7957.

Rod Petrone: The classical guitarist will play a mix of instrumentals from Brazil, Latin America and France, along with his own arrangements of Italian compositions at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Monday, Aug. 22

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.

Author Talk: Peter Gibb, author of “Mindful Conversation: Speak Openly, Connect Deeply, Live Joyously,” will talk about their book at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 22, 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, Aug. 23

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. Until Sept. 6, market customers can park in SOU lot #4. There is no permit required during market hours on Tuesdays. 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.

Children’s Museum: The Children’s Museum of Southern Oregon, 413 W. Main St., Medford, features early learning opportunities, educational experiences, enrichment programs, interactive play exhibits and activities for children. All exhibits and activities are designed to encourage children to learn and grow through play, including “The Makery,”and facilitates self-guided, explorational art projects of all kinds. Other exhibits at the new hands-on museum include a farm-to-table play area, a ranger station, a wildlife rescue treehouse, a replica of Bigfoot, and more. The museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Admission is $12 for adults; $8 for children; memberships are available, scholarships and discounts available. For further details see tcmso.org or call 541-772-9922.

Special Storytime: Kids 3 and older are invited to hear tales about the fantastical dragon at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, at the Butte Falls library, 626 Fir Ave. Following the storytime, kids can create their own bedazzled dragon egg to take home. For further details or to register, 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.

Teen Live Action Board Game Day: Teens 12 and older can participate in a treasure hunting live-action board game at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, at the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. Teens will play against each other, roll giant dice and step on giant spaces to get to the “buried treasure” before everyone else. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-826-3313.

Social Dance Club: Dance to music performed by keyboardist 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 $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.

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, Aug. 23, 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.

Buckcherry: Newly reformed rock band Buckcherry will perform an all-ages show with support by Bad Marriage at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23, at the Historic Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St., Ashland. The band formed in 1995. The band released two albums, “Buckcherry” and “Time Bomb,” before dissolving in 2002. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the door. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are available online at liveatthearmory.com or through eventbrite.com. Call 541-488-7001.

Wednesday, Aug. 24

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.

Special Storytime: Kids 3 and older are invited to hear tales about the fantastical dragon at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at the Prospect library, 150 Mill Creek Drive. Following the storytime, kids can create their own bedazzled dragon egg to take home. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-560-3668.

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.

Summer Reading Party: Wind down from JCLS’s summer reading program with a party featuring activities and treats at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

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.

Danielle Kelly Jazz Duo: Singer Danielle Kelly and guitarist Paul Turnipseed will perform a mix of jazz styles at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

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, Aug. 24, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Frankie Hernandez Band: Singer, songwriter and guitar and horn player Frankie Hernandez and his band will play a blend of soul, funk, Latin, and reggae at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. $15 cover; includes dinner. 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.

Open Mic: The Phoenix Clubhouse will host an all-ages, all-talents open mic from 7 to 10 p.m. every Wednesday, at the clubhouse, 310 N. Main St., Phoenix. A different host will mc/perform each week. Drums, amps, keyboards and more will be available for use. For further information see phoenixclubhouse.com.

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 at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881.

Thursday, Aug. 25

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 Nov. 17, in Hawthorne Park, 501 E. Main St., corner of East Jackson and Hawthorne streets, Medford. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

Wreaths Across America: The Medford Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will host the Wreaths Across America Mobile Education Exhibit, a traveling exhibit honoring veterans and explaining the purpose of providing and laying wreaths at the tombs of our military, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, at the D & S Harley-Davidson, 3846 S. Pacific Highway, Medford. The interactive exhibit serves as a mobile museum, educating visitors about the service and sacrifice of our nation’s heroes and serving as an official “welcome home” station for our nation’s Vietnam Veterans. Also look for short films, and shared stories. The Old Guard Riders will provide an escort for the exhibit, to arrive at D & S by 10 a.m. and the Southern Oregon Civil Air Patrol Squadron will assist and Post the Colors. Tours of the exhibit are free; COVID-19 safety procedures will be in place. For further details email at janiscoder@gmail.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.

Music in the Library: Musicians from Rogue Valley Symphony will perform on the main floor of the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., at 3 p.m. the fourth Thursday of each month through August. For further details see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

Community Conversation: Join Rogue Valley Symphony Music Director Martin Majkut in an exploration of upcoming RVS performances at 4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Learn more about how the Maestro approaches his craft, the featured composers and soloists on the next RVS concert, and how an orchestra comes together to make music for the southern Oregon community. For further details or to register, see jcls.org and click on Programs & Events and then JCLS Calendar or call 541-774-6980.

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.

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.

Nick and Shae: Multi-instrumentalist Nick Garrett-Powell and singer Shae Celine will perform covers of popular music at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, at Bloomsbury Blends, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. See bloomsburyblends.com or call 541-708-0608.

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, Aug. 25, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

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.

Gipsy Kings: The Gipsy Kings, led by Nicolas Reyes, will perform flamenco, salsa, rumba flamenca, and pop at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 S. First St., Jacksonville. In the past three decades, the band has dominated the World Music charts and sold more than 14 million albums worldwide. Their platinum compilation, “The Best of the Gipsy Kings,” was charting for over a year upon its release and their ninth studio album, “Savor Flamenco,” was awarded the Grammy for Best World Music Album in 2013. Tickets are $69 for reserved seating, and $44 for lawn seating, and $34 for children. 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.