Ashland Calendar: Tuesday, March 10
Tuesday, March 10
Special Needs Art Class: A hands-on art course for youth with special needs will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at Ashland Art Center, 357 E. Main St. The class is free, but registration is required. Email email@example.com or call 541-482-2772.
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.
Drop-in Kids Ceramics Class: Clay instructor Keeley Bittner will hold a drop-in clay class for children from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays at Ashland Art Center, 357 E. Main St. Cost is $10. For information call 541-482-2772 or see ashlandartcenter.org.
Public Meeting: The Ashland Forest Lands Commission will hold a meeting from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at the Fire Station 2 Conference Room, 1860 Ashland St. Call 541-488-5587.
Parents of Transgender Support Group: A support group for parents, family members and allies of children and youth who don't fit into gender norms runs from 6 to 7:30 p.m. second Tuesdays in Ashland. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information and location.
Vegetarian Cooking Class: Kumud Gokani will hold vegetarian Indian cooking classes from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays, March 3-24, at her home, 47 Garfield St., Ashland. Cost is $30 per class, and includes recipe printouts and a full meal. Call 541-488-0575 or see www.cookingwithkumud.com.
Public Meeting: The Ashland Planning Commission will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at the Ashland Civic Center, 1175 E. Main St. Call 541-552-2064.
Toastmasters Meeting: The University Toastmasters meets to improve public speaking and leadership skills from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd.
Trivia Night: Tuesday Night Team Trivia runs from 7 to 9 p.m. at Louie's Restaurant, 41 N. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free, and prizes will be awarded. Call 541-482-9701.
Wednesday, March 11
Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Teach-In: The Southern Oregon University United Nations Club and Peace House will hold a free Teach-in event about the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at the Rogue River Room of the SOU Stevenson Union, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-621-3299 or email email@example.com.
Hands-All-Around Quilters: Visitors can work on individual projects or sew quilts for charity from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays at Wesley Hall at First United Methodist Church, 175 N. Main St., Ashland. Call 541-732-0141.
Public Meeting: The Ashland Wildfire Mitigation Commission will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at the Ashland Fire Station 1 Conference Room, 455 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-488-5587.
Windows in Time: Dyan Straughan will present "First in the World: The Story of the Ashland Wildlife Forensics Lab" at noon Wednesday, March 11, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-8689 or see jcls.org.
Public Meeting: The City of Ashland Parks and Recreation Commission will hold a study session at noon, Wednesday, March 11, at the Jury Room of the Council Chambers, 1175 E. Main St. Staff will present the draft budget to the commission. A special meeting with time for public comment will follow at 1 p.m. Call 541-488-6002.
Humphrey Bogart Film: The 1941 film "All Through The Night," not rated, will be shown from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at the Talent library. Call 541-535-4163 or see jcls.org.
Drop-In Ceramics Class: Artist Alissa Clark holds a drop-in ceramics class for ages 13 and older from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays at Ashland Art Center, 357 E. Main St. Cost is $10, plus cost of clay and firing. Call 541-482-2772 or see ashlandartcenter.org.
Spaghetti Game Night: Try out board games from Funagain Games in Ashland or bring your own from 5 to 8 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 ashlandenoteca.com.
Wednesday Night Bingo: Play bingo from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Louie's Restaurant, 41 N. Main St., Ashland. It's free to play, and winners eat free. Call 541-482-9701.
Trivia Night: Teams of one to six players can play trivia at 7 p.m. Wednesdays at The Playwright Public House, 258 A St., Ashland. It's free to play, and each team will receive a bowl of baked fries. The winning team receives a $25 certificate to use at The Playwright. Call 541-488-9128.
Book Event: Thor Polson, translator of "A Hunger Artist and Other Stories" by Franz Kafka, will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E.Main St., Ashland. The reading is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.
Community HU Sing: Eckankar will offer a Community HU sing from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Call 541-708-0584 or see miraclesinyourlife.org.
Women's Wellness Wednesday: Radiance Wellness will present a free program titled "Fight Fatigue Naturally: Eight Tips to Get Your Energy Back on Track" from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-604-8644 or see realradiance.com.
Thursday, March 12
Dance Class: An adult dance class, "Grace in the Hoop," runs from 10:30 a.m. to noon Thursdays, at Studio Z, 280 E. Hersey St., No. 1, Ashland. No previous experience necessary. Cost is $12 per class, $42 for a four-class pass, and the first class is free. Call 541-482-3328 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free Art Class: Artist Jo Ann Manzone will host a "Free Expressions" art class for all ages from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 12, at Ashland Art Center, 357 E. Main St. Participants should wear paint clothes and children must be supervised by an adult. The event is free and includes materials. Call 541-482-2772 or see ashlandartcenter.org.
4Screen Film Festival: The Southern Oregon University Hannon Library will host the 4Screen Film Festival at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 12, in the Digital Media Gallery of the library at SOU, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Admission is free. See facebook.com/4screenfilmfestival or call 541-552-6842.
'Death Makes Life Possible': As part of the Havurah's Death and Dying series, there will be a screening of the film "Death Makes Life Possible" will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 12, at the Havurah, 185 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Discussion will follow. For tickets and information call 541-488-7716.