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Get Up & Go: Friday, Sept. 5

Today

Fundraiser Book Sale: The Friends of the Jacksonville Library will hold a book sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at 340 W. C St., Jacksonville. Call 541-899-1665.

Lunchtime Concert: The Anatomy of Frank will play pop-rock from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Saturday, Sept 6, in Pear Blossom Park in The Commons, on Bartlett Street between Fifth and Sixth streets, Medford. The concert is free.

Library Movie: The Eagle Point library will show the 2014 Disney film "Muppets Most Wanted," rated PG, at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at 239 W. Main St. Call 541-826-3313.

Lunchtime Concert: Alt-rock and country band Wine Without Reason will perform from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, in Pear Blossom Park in The Commons, on Bartlett Street between Fourth and Sixth streets, Medford. The concert is free.

Swing State: The group will perform from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at Fiasco Winery, 8035 Highway 238, Jacksonville. Admission is free. Call 541-846-3022 or see www.jacksonvillevineyards.com.

Siskiyou Summit: The bluegrass ensemble will perform music from the film "O Brother Where Art Thou," along with traditional bluegrass and arrangements of rock classics from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. A barbecue supper will be available from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see www.bellefiorewine.com.

Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra: The 15-piece jazz ensemble, along with a cappella group The Dukes of Doo Wop, will perform from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at Schmidt Family Vineyards, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass. Tickets cost $15 and can be purchased at www.sfvineyards.com or by calling 541-846-9985. Proceeds will benefit Wildlife Images.

Dan Doshier & Friends: The guitar and mandolin player will perform traditional folk, blues and gospel from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, 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 play salsa, cha-cha, merengue, cumbia, bachata and Latin pop from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at Edenvale Winery, 2310 Voorhies Road, Medford. Admission is $8. A dance lesson will be offered at 6 p.m. Call 541-512-2955, ext. 2, or see www.edenvalleyorchards.com. .

Pete Herzog & Snake Fat: The singer, songwriter and guitarist and his band will play a mix of blues covers and originals from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at 2Hawk Winery, 2335 N. Phoenix Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-779-9463 or see www.2hawkwinery.com.

Rodney Carrington: Comedian, actor and country music artist Rodney Carrington will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 First St., Jacksonville. Comedian Drew Thomas will open the show, and local country band Billy Lund and Whiskey Weekend will play from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in the Britt Performance Garden. Lawn seating is available for $39. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford, online at www.brittfest.org or by calling 541-773-6077 or 800-882-7488.

Saturday, Sept. 6

Market Day: Farmers markets are open Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Medford at Pear Blossom Park at The Commons (Sixth and Bartlett); in downtown Ashland from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oak Street; and in Eagle Point from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at 336 N. Royal Ave., Eagle Point.

Fundraiser Breakfast: A pancake breakfast with sausage, fruit, coffee, juice and tea will be offered from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at Farmington Square, 1530 Poplar Drive, Medford. The event will include music by singer, songwriter and pianist Bridget Wolf. Cost is $5, $3 for children and proceeds benefit the Alzheimer's Association. RSVP by calling 541-770-9080.

Climate Change and the Rogue Valley: Alan Journet, retired ecologist and co-facilitator of Southern Oregon Climate Action Now, will lead a series of classes about climate change from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturdays, Sept. 6, 13 and 20, at Coyote Trails School of Nature, 2931 S. Pacific Highway, Medford. The class is free, and donations will be accepted. To register call 541-772-1390 or see www.coyotetrails.org.

Volunteer Orientation: Friends of the Animal Shelter will lead a new volunteer orientation from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Jackson County Animal Shelter, 5595 S. Pacific Highway, Phoenix. call 541-944-2021 or see www.fotas.org.

Teen Library Movie: The Medford library will show the 2011 film "Soul Surfer," rated PG, from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at 205 S. Central Ave., Medford. Call 541-774-6413.

Grandparents Event: An event celebrating grandparents will be offered from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. The event will include a letter-writing workshop with award-winning author Carol Jo Pettit. Call 541-774-6895.

Jennifer Nettles: Country music artist Jennifer Nettles will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 First St., Jacksonville. Nettles' solo album, "That Girl," debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's country chart. Country music singer and songwriter Brandy Clark will open the show, and local alt-country artist Sage Meadows will perform from 6 to 7:15 p.m. in the Britt Performance Garden. Lawn seating is available for $45; $38 for ages 12 and younger. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford, online at www.brittfest.org or by calling 541-773-6077 or 800-882-7488.

Sunday, Sept. 7

Block Party: Joy Christian Fellowship, 2715 Table Rock Road, Medford, will hold a "Citywide Block Party" starting at 10:30 a.m. at the church. The free event will include a barbecue, jump house, face painting, cotton candy, ice cream and more. For information, call 541-779-7029 or see Joychristianfellowship.com.

Farmers Market: The Jacksonville Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the corner of Fifth and C streets. Offerings include local vegetables, fresh baked bread, treats, coffee and more.

BMX Racing: Bike riders will bump, jump and occasionally tumble their way through the BMX course at Medford's Bear Creek Park, Siskiyou Avenue and Highland Boulevard, starting at 3 p.m. Registration for riders begins at 2:30 p.m. and rider's fee is $6. Check MEDFORDBMX on Facebook for updates.

Musicians Jam:  Rick Bolz & Imperial Allstars lead a jam session every Sunday at 5 p.m. at the Imperial Event Center, 40 N. Front St., Medford.

Savanna: Guitarist and vocalist Liz Jones will play acoustic folk and country from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at Caprice Vineyards, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point. Admission is free. Call 541-499-0449 or see www.capricevineyards.com. 

Keith Greeninger and Matt Hill: Singers, songwriters and guitarists Keith Greeninger and Matt Hill will perform at 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at The Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass. Greeninger will be joined by keyboard player Bill Payne, James "Hutch" Hutchinson on bass, drummer Ricky Fataar and guitarist Randy Mitchel. Grants Pass folk artist Hill will open the show. General admission costs $15. See www.roguetheatre.com or call 541-471-1316.

Rob Zombie: Hard rocker Rob Zombie and his band will perform at 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at Lithia Motors Amphitheater, 101 Peninger Road, Central Point. Zombie's newest album, "Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor," was released in 2013. Tickets cost $37.50 for general seating and can be purchased online at www.jmaxproductions.net.

Monday, Sept. 8

Piano Presentation: Classical and acoustic piano teacher Christy Dolan will give a presentation about using the Yamaha Clavinova digital piano as a teaching tool from 10 a.m. to noon Monday, Sept. 8, at Artistic Piano, 1390 Biddle Road, Medford. The event is free. Call 541-324-7079.

Book Discussion: Books about cooking — either with or without recipes — will be discussed at 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Books to be discussed include “Tender at the Bone” by Ruth Reichl or “Blackberry Pie Murder” by Joanne Fluke. Call 541-664-3228 or see www.jcls.org.

Introductory Computer Class: A free computer class covering the basics will be offered from 2 to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Topics will include using the mouse and keyboard, navigating the Internet, and an introduction to e-mail. Space is limited. Call 541-774-8679.

Family Movie: The Medford library will show the 2014 film "The Lego Movie," rated PG, at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, at the library, 205 S. Central Ave. Call 541-774-8679.

Wednesday, Sept. 10

Jef Ramsey: The guitar and mandolin player will perform acoustic country and folk from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. Admission is free. Call 541-535-7957 or see www.paschalwinery.com.

Charles Guy & Linda Powers: The guitar and violin duo will play original instrumentals with Latin and flamenco flair from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. Admission is free. Call 541-899-9120 or see www.southstagecellars.com.

Thursday, Sept. 11

Creedence Clearwater Revival: Stu Cook and Doug Clifford — rhythm section for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band Creedence Clearwater Revival — and new band will play CCR hits at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 First St., Jacksonville. Roots rock and blues singer Cee Cee James and her band will open the show, and Jacksonville alt-rockers the Turner Moore Band will play from 6 to 7:15 p.m. in the Britt Performance Garden. Lawn seating is available for $39; $29 for ages 12 and younger. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford, online at www.brittfest.org or by calling 541-773-6077 or 800-882-7488.

Kathleen Madigan: The stand-up comedian will share her wicked observational humor at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. Madigan has many comedy specials, DVDs and CDs to her credit, along with appearances on Leno, Letterman, Conan and Ferguson. In 2014, she was nominated for an American Comedy Award for Best Concert Comic. Tickets cost $22, $25 or $28 and can be purchased at the box office, 16 S. Bartlett St., online at www.craterian.org or by calling 541-779-3000.