Get Up & Go: Monday, March 2
Monday, March 2
Tai Chi: Ashland Senior Center offers a beginning/intermediate tai chi class from 9:15 to 10:45 a.m. Mondays at The Grove, 1195 E. Main St., Ashland. Cost is sliding scale $3 to $4 per class. Call 541-552-0698.
Artists Workshop: The group of regional painters invites others to join in painting and drawing sessions and critiques at 10 a.m. Mondays. Call 541-324-7624 for location.
Needlers’ Group: Bring your needle-craft supplies and enjoy embroidery, needlepoint, cross-stitch, quilting, knitting, crocheting and more from 10 a.m. to noon Mondays at the Rogue River library, 412 E. Main St. Call 541-864-8850 or see jcls.org.
Toddlerobics: Children 2 and older can exercise their minds, bodies and spirits during Toddlerobics: Movement, Music and Me! from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Mondays in the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Exercises include the crab walk, bear crawl and jumping jacks. Children will also sing and dance to songs while playing musical games. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.
Central Point Senior Singers: The group meets at 10:30 a.m. Mondays at the Central Point Senior Center, 123 N. Second St. Call 541-664-4933.
Line Dancing for Seniors: Line dancing is offered for adults 60 and older from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays at the Ashland Senior Center, 1699 Homes Ave. Advanced line dancing is from 10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Thursdays at the center. Admission costs $2. Call 541-488-5342.
Kids Crochet: Children 8 to 12 can crochet with their parents while a classic children's novel is read aloud from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Mondays at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. Participants can bring their own crochet project, or work from supplies provided. Call 541-855-1994.
Spanish/English Conversation: English-speakers learning Spanish and Spanish-speakers learning English can attend a free conversation hour from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Participants speak Spanish for half of the hour, and English for the second half. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.
Clog Dances: Dance with the Misty Mountain Cloggers at 7 p.m. Mondays at Southern Oregon Performing Arts Center, 930 Summit Ave., Medford. Dance instruction is available. Admission costs $8. Call 541-772-1431.
Tuesday, March 3
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.
Wii at the Library: An instructor will be on hand to help people of all ages play social Nintendo Wii games from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.
Spanish-English Conversation Group: A 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 jcls.org.
Sweet Adelines: The Southern Oregon Sound chapter of Sweet Adelines International, an a cappella chorus for women, offers lessons on vocal technique, musical accuracy and showmanship at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Eastwood Baptist Church, 675 N. Keene Way Drive, Medford. Call 541-774-9606 or see southernoregonsound.org.
Cribbage Tournament: Compete at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Mountain Mike’s Pizza, 2640 E. Barnett Road, Medford. Admission to the tournament costs $4.50. Call 541-773-2898.
Who Decides?: Community rights leader Paul Cienfuegos will present "Who Decides on GMOs and Pipelines — Corporations or Our Community?" from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Admission is a suggested donation of $5 to $10. Call 541-973-3716 or see paulcienfuegos.com.
Wednesday, March 4
Fasturn Community Sew: Make quilts, pillowcases and children’s and baby 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 the First Presbyterian Church, 425 Middle St., Jacksonville. Call 541-941-2463.
The 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 is offered at 7 p.m., and the dance will follow. Admission is by donation. Call 541-772-8687.
Jen Ambrose: The guitar player will play a mix of folk, blues and world music from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see www.bellefiorewine.com.
Thursday, March 5
Lucia Comnes and Daniel Carr: The fiddle and guitar duo will perform from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see www.bellefiorewine.com.
Stamp Club: The Southern Oregon Philatelic Society will hold its first annual Postal Stamp Olympics at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 5, at the St. Mary's School library, 816 Black Oak Drive, Medford. The display will include largest, smallest, and other "mosts" in individuals' collections. Call 541-770-1689.
'Bye Bye Birdie': Teen Musical Theater of Oregon will present this feel-good comedy and 1960 Tony Award-winning musical at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, March 5-6, and 2 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. Tickets can be purchased at the Craterian box office, 16 S. Bartlett St., online at craterian.org or by calling 541-779-3000.
Friday, March 6
Family Movie Night: Watch a free movie on the first Friday of each month from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. Call 541-826-3313 or see jcls.org.
Zepdrix!: LOVEBITE and the Jeff Pevar Project will present a mash-up of Jimi Hendrix and Led Zeppelin music at 8:30 p.m. Friday, March 6, at the Historic Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St. See liveatthearmory.com.
Daedalus Quartet: The string quartet will present Robert Schumann’s String Quartet No. 2, Mieczyslaw Weinberg’s String Quartet No. 10, and Felix Mendelssohn’s String Quintet No. 1 at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 6, in the Music Recital Hall on the Southern Oregon University campus, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. At 3 p.m. Saturday, March 7, Daedalus Quartet will perform Mozart’s String Quartet No. 1, Jean Sibelius’s String Quartet in D minor, “Voces Intimae,” and Mendelssohn’s String Quintet No. 2. The quartet will be joined at both concerts by Martin Beaver on viola for Mendelssohn quintets. Tickets can be purchased online at chambermusicconcerts.org or by calling 541-552-6154 or 541-552-6348.
Brava! Opera: Two short, over-the-top chamber operas — Mozart's "The Impresario" and Poulenc's "The Breasts of Tiresias" — will be presented at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 6-7, and 3 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at Camelot Theatre, 101 Talent Ave., Talent. Presented in English, these chamber operas bustle with laughter and imagination. Willene Gunn directs and Laurie Anne Hunter conducts. Tickets can be purchased at Camelot's box office, online at camelottheatre.org or by calling 541-535-5250. See www.bravaopera.com for information.