Get Up & Go: Thursday, March 5
Thursday, March 5
Dominoes: Play Jamaican, Mexican train, Cuban or French dominoes games from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursdays in the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Call 541-535-7090 or see 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.
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. Call 541-535-4163 or see jcls.org.
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.
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.
SOU Wind Ensemble: The Southern Oregon University Wind Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5, at the SOU Music Recital Hall, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd. Tickets cost $10, $5 for seniors and free for students. Call 541-552-6348 or see sou.edu/performingarts.
AHS Play Opening: Ashland High School's production of the comedy "Leading Ladies" opens at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5, at the AHS Mountain Avenue Theatre 201 S. Mountain Ave. Tickets cost $12, $7 for students and seniors, and are available at Paddington Station and the Music Coop. Call 541-482-8771 or see www.showtix4u.com.
Friday, March 6
Make Metal Bracelets: Artist Tiffany Hokanson will teach metal jewelry fabrication techniques from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, March 6, at Ashland Art Center, 357 E. Main St., Ashland. Cost is $32. To register, call 541-482-2772 or email email@example.com.
First Friday Art Event: Ashland Art Center will present ceramics by Donna Marie and music by Henry Mercer from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 6, at 357 E. Main St., Ashland. See ashlandartcenter.org.
Family Movie Night: Watch a free movie the first Friday of each month from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Community Room of the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. On March 6 the library will show the 2014 Disney film "Big Hero 6," rated PG. Call 541-826-3313 or see jcls.org.
Ballroom Party: Dance from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Fridays at the Evergreen Ballroom, 6088 Crater Lake Ave., Central Point. The cost is $8 or $6 after 8:30 p.m. Call 541-826-8000 or see evergreenballroom.com.
Daedalus Quartet: The string quartet will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 6, in the Music Recital Hall at Southern Oregon University, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. See chambermusicconcerts.org or call 541-552-6154.
Saturday, March 7
Talent Garden Club: Master Gardener Esther Taylor will talk about spring pruning to the Talent Garden Club from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Talent library, 101 Home St.
Willamette Writers: Patricia Marshall, owner of Luminaire Press in Eugene, will talk about self-pubishing from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 7, at Central Point City Hall Council Chambers, 140 S. Third St. Admission costs $10. A $35 workshop will follow and requires a laptop, prior preparation and preregistration at firstname.lastname@example.org. See willamettewriters.com/southernoregon.
Back Pain Workshop: A No More Back Pain workshop will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 7, at Pagnini Pilates & Inner Core at Southern Oregon Chiropractic & Rehab, 537 Murphy Road, Suite B, Medford. Cost is $45. Call 541-622-4616 to RSVP.
Holly Theatre Tours: One-hour tours of the historic Holly Theatre restoration project, 226 W. Sixth St., Medford, will be offered between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. the first Saturday of each month. The free tours depart every half-hour. Call 541-772-3797.
Woodcarvers Club: The group teaches beginning and intermediate woodcarving from noon to 3 p.m. Saturdays at the Central Point Senior Center, 123 N. Second St., Central Point. Admission costs $1. Call 541-665-3634 or 541-665-7190 or see centralpointwoodcarvers.com.
Scrabble: Play for free from noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Call 541-535-4163 or see jcls.org.
Lego Mania: Play with Legos the first Saturday of each month from noon to 4 p.m. at the Ruch library, 7919 Highway 238. The event is for children ages 4 and older. Call 541-899-7438.
Poetry Out Loud: The regional high school poetry contest will hold its recitation at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Three area students will move on to the state competition in Salem. Call 541-821-4832 or email email@example.com.
Teen Film: The Medford teen library will show the 2014 film "Million Dollar Arm," rated PG, from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the library, 205 S. Central Ave. Call 541-774-6413 or see www.jcls.org.
Oregon Old-Time Fiddlers: The ensemble will hold its monthly jam from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Eagle Point Grange, 5 S. Shasta Ave. Acoustic musicians are welcome to play, and there will be dancing. Admission is by donation. Call 541-779-8145 or see www.ootfa4.org for information.
Daedalus Quartet: The string quartet will perform at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Music Recital Hall at Southern Oregon University, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. See chambermusicconcerts.org or call 541-552-6154.
Ron & Kelly: The piano/violin duo, consisting of Ron Ochs and Kelly McCampbell, will perform at 4 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at Piano Studios & Showcase, 2580 Crater Lake Highway, Medford. Admission is $10. See ronandkellymusic.com.
Sunday, March 8
Jane Austen Society: Discuss Oliver Goldsmith's play, novel and Austen's margin notes in his "History of England" at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Tea will be served. Call 541-482-3262.
Japanese Movies: The Japanese Association of Southern Oregon will show the animated film "My Neighbor Totoro," rated G, at 12:45 p.m. and "Departures," rated PG-13, at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 8, in the Meese Auditorium at Southern Oregon University in Ashland. Admission is free, and donations to help the children of Fukushima will be accepted. See ja-so311.org.
International Women's Day Event: The Ashland branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom will observe International Women's Day from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at Ashland First Congregational United Church of Christ, 717 Siskiyou Blvd. Winners of the organization's essay contest will read their pieces. Call 541-488-9286.