Get Up & Go: Tuesday, Feb. 3
Tuesday, Feb. 3
Books@Noon: Discuss favorite books, learn what others are reading and find suggestions for your reading list when the group meets at noon the first Tuesday of every month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6996 or see www.jcls.org.
Social Benefit Dance Club: Dance to standards performed by keyboard and horn player Dave Flick from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays at Rogue Valley Square Dance Center, 3377 Table Rock Road, Medford. Call 541-664-6642.
Spanish-English Conversation Group: An Spanish-English Conversation Group meets from 3 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Some are learning English and some are learning Spanish. Call 541-535-4163 or see www.jcls.org.
Introductory Computer Class: A series of free introductory computer classes runs from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Feb. 3-24, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Topics will include using the mouse and keyboard, navigating the Internet, and introduction to email. Reservations are recommended. Call 541-774-8679.
Will Kimbrough & Brigitte DeMeyer: The songwriting duo will perform folk, blues and rock at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3, at The Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass. Tickets cost $15 and can be purchased online at roguetheatre.com or by calling 541-417-1316.
Wednesday, Feb. 4
Fasturn Community Sew: Make quilts, pillowcases and children’s and babies’ items for charity from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays at Fasturn, 3859 S. Stage Road, Medford. Call 541-772-8430.
Jacksonville Museum Quilters: The group meets from 9:30 a.m. to noon Wednesdays and Thursdays at First Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville, 425 Middle St. Call 541-941-2463.
Crater Lake Tales: Larry Smith will present "Crater Lake Tales: Stories from the Mountain" at noon Wednesday, Feb. 4, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave., and noon Wednesday, Feb. 11, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. He will share mysterious and bizarre stories he collected while working as a national park ranger. The presentation is part of Jackson County libraries' and the Southern Oregon Historical Society's monthly "Windows in Time" lunchtime lectures. Admission is free. Call 541-774-6996 or see www.jcls.org.
Screwball Comedies: Preston Sturges film classics — featuring outlandish plots, slapstick humor and farce — will be shown at 2 p.m. Wednesdays through February at the Talent library, 101 Home St. On Feb. 4, Barbara Stanwyck sets out to fleece a naive millionaire and snake expert but ends up falling for him instead. The 1941 film is not rated. Call 541-535-4163 or see www.jcls.org.
Jef Ramsey: Guitar and mandolin player Jef Ramsey will play jazz standards, blues and vintage country from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. Admission is free. See www.paschalwinery.com or call 541-535-7957.
Free Family Movies: Free films and popcorn will be offered at 2 p.m. Wednesdays in the Community Meeting Room of the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Watch "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2" on Feb. 4. The 2013 film is rated PG. Call 541-664-3228 or see www.jcls.org.
Spaghetti Game Night: Try out board games from Funagain Games in Ashland or bring your own from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays at Enoteca Wine Tasting and Bistro, 17 N. Main St., Ashland. Complimentary spaghetti will be served with the purchase of a glass or bottle of wine. Call 541-482-3377 or see www.ashlandenoteca.com.
Bingo: Bingo is offered from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Louie's Restaurant and Bar, 41 N. Main St., Ashland. Winners eat free, and games are free to play. Call 541-482-9701.
Seed Swap: Ashland Parks and Recreation will hold a seed swap from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4, at North Mountain Park Nature Center, 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Participants should bring seeds they have saved to share, and bags or envelopes to take seeds home. The event is free and registration is not required. Call 541-488-6606.
Scoot-N-Weavers: The dance club offers an advanced-level square dance Wednesdays at Rogue Valley Square Dance Center, 3377 Table Rock Road, Medford. A lesson will be offered at 7 p.m., and the dance will follow. Admission is by donation. Call 541-772-8687.
Brain Discussion: Join a discussion with neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor titled "A Stroke of Insight" from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Taylor had an opportunity few brain scientists would wish for — observing her own brain functions slipping away as she suffered a massive stroke. Call 541-774-6996 or see www.jcls.org.
Benefit Performance: Proceeds from the debut of Camelot Theatre's production of "A Question of Words," at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4, will benefit Rogue Community Health's Integrative Health Program. The romantic comedy made its debut at the 2013 Ashland New Plays Festival. Performances are 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through March 1 at Camelot Theatre, 101 Talent Ave., Talent. For ticket information, call 541-535-5250 or see www.camelottheatre.org.
Thursday, Feb. 5
Mah Jongg: Adults 50 and older are invited to play Mah Jongg, a tile game of Chinese origin, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Ashland Senior Center, 1699 Homes Ave., Ashland. Free. Call 541-488-5342 or see www.ashlandseniorcenter.org.
Dominoes: Play Jamaican, Mexican train, Cuban or French dominoes games from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursdays at the Meyer Memorial Trust Community Meeting Room in the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Call 541-535-7090 or see www.jcls.org.
Hearts and Spades: Adults 50 and older are invited to play card games from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Ashland Senior Center, 1699 Homes Ave. Donations are accepted. Call 541-488-5342.
Choose the Right Computer: Is it time for a new computer? Do you have more questions than answers? Come to the latest Need2Know technology presentation to learn about choosing the right personal computer or tablet from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, at the Rogue River library, 412 E. Main St. Call 541-774-8679 or see www.jcls.org.
After-School Storytime: Kids in kindergarten through second grade can attend after-school storytimes with readings, rhymes and songs from 3:30 to 4 p.m. Thursdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Younger kids are welcome to attend with their parents. The program will continue through May except during holiday library closures. Call 541-535-4163 or see www.jcls.org.
Charles Guy & Linda Powers: The guitar and violin duo will play original instrumental music with Latin flavor from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see www.bellefiorewine.com.
Board Game Night: Funagain Games offers the opportunity to try new board games from 6 to 11 p.m. Thursdays at their location in the Ashland Shopping Center, 1660 Ashland St., Ashland. Call 541-482-1939.
Southern Oregon Philatelic Society: The stamp club will hold its quarterly auction of stamps, albums and collecting materials at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, at St. Mary's School library, 816 Black Oak Drive, Medford. Call 541-770-1689.
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.