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Get Up & Go: Thursday, Aug. 7

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Market Day: The Medford Growers Market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays through Nov. 20 at the Medford Armory, 1701 S. Pacific Highway. See www.rvgrowersmarket.com.

Fundraiser Book Sale: Temple Emek Shalom and Havurah Shir Hadash will hold a benefit book sale for Daedalus from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Havurah, 185 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. A selection of gently used books will be offered for sale at bargain prices. Call 541-488-7716.

Hiroshima/Nagasaki Events: A drop-in talk and haiku workshop will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Plaza in Ashland. Peace House events commemorating the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki run through Aug. 12. See www.atomicvigil.net or call 541-488-9286.

Lions Club Royalty: As part of a visit to meet area Lions Club members, Lions Club District Governor Gail Black will speak at 6:30 p.m. at Elmer’s Restaurant, 2000 Biddle Road, Medford. Call 541-779-3653.

Learn to Fly-cast: Rachel Andras will lead an introductory class on fly casting at 5:30 p.m. at Garden Way Park, 1620 Clark St. Cost is $25. Register online at www.ashland.or.us/register or call 541-488-6606.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitarist Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of rock, folk, blues and jazz from 5 to 7 p.m. at Kriselle Cellars, 12956 Modoc Road, White City. Admission is free. Call 541-830-8466 or see www.krisellecellars.com.

Public Forum: Senator Alan Bates will lead a forum “Creating Jobs and Workforce Readiness” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Panelists will include State Treasurer Ted Wheeler, Rogue Community College president Dr. Peter Angstadt, Drive Oregon board member and Alltrax Motors executive Richard Csuk, Sustainable Valley Technology Group chair and Rogue Valley Microdevices CEO Jessica Gomez, Nikki Jones of Express Employment Professionals, OSU Extension small farms faculty Maud Powell and Medford School District superintendent Dr. Brian Shumate. See www.oregonlegislature.gov/bates.

Men’s Barbershop Singing: Men interested in singing four-part harmonies are invited to meetings of the Rogue Valley Harmonizers Chapter of the Barbershop Society at 7 p.m. Thursdays at First Presbyterian Church, 85 S. Holly St., Medford. Call 541-450-9352.

Ashland City Band: The community band, directed by Don Bieghler, will play at 7 p.m. in the Butler Band Shell in Ashland’s Lithia Park. You'll hear music by Serge Prokofieff and George Gershwin, along with a medley of Disney songs with conductor Steve Kessler, the band director from North Medford High School. Pre-concert music will be by the Rogue Valley Symphony Brass Quintet at 6:15 p.m. The concert is free. Call 541-245-9494.

Rewind: Rewind originally formed in the early ’60s as a five-piece, psychedelic rock group called the Navarros and became one of the hottest bands in the Northwest. The band will perform from 6 to 9 p.m. at EdenVale Winery, 2310 Voorhies Road, Medford. Admission is $5. Call 541-512-2955, ext. 2, or see www.edenvalleyorchards.com.

Friday, Aug. 8

Lunchtime Concert: Just for Fun will perform from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in Pear Blossom Park in The Commons, on Bartlett Street between Fifth and Sixth streets, Medford. The concert is free.

African Drumming: Laura Rich will share the musical traditions and folklore of Africa from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Children 3 and older are invited. Call 541-774-6996 or see www.jcls.org.

TC & The Reactions: The band will play power rock and blues at 6 p.m. at Del Rio Vineyards and Winery, 52 N. River Road, Gold Hill. Admission costs $7.50. www.delriovineyards.com. Food will be available from food truck Peruvian Point. 

David Pinsky & Phil Newton: The harmonica and guitar duo will play roots and jump blues from 5 to 8 p.m. at Fiasco Winery, 8035 Highway 238, Jacksonville. Admission is free. Call 541-846-3022 or see www.jacksonvillevineyards.com.

The Britt Orchestra with Bela Fleck: Banjo player extraordinaire Bela Fleck will join the Britt Orchestra, conducted by Teddy Abrams, to present Fleck’s “The Impostor,” a concerto for banjo and orchestra, at 8 p.m. at the Britt Pavilion, 350 First St., Jacksonville. The program also will include Brahms’ Symphony No. 1. Classical guitarist Tye Austin will perform from 6 to 6:45 p.m. in the Britt Performance Garden, and Eric Teel from Jefferson Public Radio will host a conversation with Fleck at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $45 for reserved seats; $32 for lawn seating; or $10 for ages 12 and younger. Tickets can be purchased at www.brittfest.org; at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford; or by calling 800-882-7488 or 541-773-6077.

Saturday, Aug. 9

Lunchtime Concert: The Brothers Reed will perform folk and rock from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. in Pear Blossom Park in The Commons, on Bartlett Street between Fifth and Sixth streets, Medford. The concert is free.

The Fret Drifters: The acoustic guitar duo of Andy Casad and Nick Garrett-Powell will play from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Hanely Farm, 1053 Hanley Road, Central Point. Food and craft beer will be available at the outdoor concert. Admission costs $10. Kids 5 through 12 get in free. Call 541-773-6536 or see www.sohs.org.

The Pat DeBellis Band: The seven-piece jazz band will perform from 6 to 8 p.m. at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. Admission is free. Call 541-899-9120 or www.southstagecellars.com.

Salsa Brava: The ensemble will perform Cuban and Puerto Rican salsa, merengue, cha-cha, bachata and Latin pop from 6 to 9 p.m. at 2Hawk Winery, 2335 N. Phoenix Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-779-9463 or see www.2hawkwinery.com.

Dancing People Company: The contemporary dance troupe will present free performances at 6:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 9-10, in the Butler Band Shell in Ashland's Lithia Park. Call 541-488-9683 or see www.dancingpeople.com for information.

The Britt Orchestra with Augustin Hadelich: Violinist Augustin Hadelich will join the Britt Orchestra, conducted by Teddy Abrams, at 8 p.m. at the Britt Pavilion, 350 First St., Jacksonville. The program will include Sibelius’ “Finlandia” and Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9, “From the New World.” The Siskiyou Violins will perform from 6 to 6:45 p.m. in the Britt Performance Garden, and Don Matthews of Jefferson Public Radio will host a conversation with Hadelich at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $45 for reserved seats; $32 for lawn seating; or $10 for ages 12 and younger. Tickets can be purchased at www.brittfest.org; at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford; or by calling 800-882-7488 or 541-773-6077.

Sunday, Aug. 10

Phil King: The singer, songwriter and guitarist will perform from 2 to 5 p.m. at Caprice Vineyards, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. Admission is free. Call 541-499-0449 or see www.capricevineyards.com.

Howard Alden: The Siskiyou Music Project will present seven-string guitar master Howard Alden performing jazz at 7 p.m. at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. Tickets cost $25 and can be purchased at www.siskiyoumusicproject.com or by calling 541-488-3869.