Ashland Calendar: Monday, March 16
Monday, March 16
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.
Etched Copper Printmaking: Artist Tiffany Hokanson holds a drop-in copper-etching printmaking class from 10 a.m. to noon Mondays at Ashland Art Center, 357 E. Main St. Cost is $20 for ages 15 and older, and participants should bring an image with which to work. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or see ashlandartcenter.org.
Figure Drawing Session: Artist Ann DiSalvo hosts a short-pose figure drawing and painting session from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mondays at Ashland Art Center, 357 E. Main St. Adults only. Cost is $10, and participants must bring their own nontoxic materials. Call 541-482-2772 or see ashlandartcenter.org.
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.
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.
The Flintstones: Episodes of the animated TV series "The Flintstones" will be shown from 2:45 to 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 16, at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Snacks will be served. Call 541-535-7090 or see jcls.org.
Author Event: Renowned mystery author Terry Shames will give a book talk and signing from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 16, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.
Tuesday, March 17
Mystery Readers Roundtable: The book discussion group meets from 2 to 3 p.m. the third Tuesday of every month at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Call 541-535-7098 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.
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 Southern Oregon University Board of Trustees Finance Committee will hold the second of two March meetings from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, at the DeBoer Boardroom of the SOU Hannon Library, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Agenda items include the administration's tuition and fee proposal in preparation for the full board meeting. Call 541-552-6111.
Teen Talent Audition: Teens in grades 8 to 12 interested in performing in The Rose Circle Mentoring Network's "You Rock 2015" teen variety show are encouraged to audition from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, March 15, at the Ashland Community Center, 59 Winburn Way, Ashland. Call 541-613-4572 or see therosecircle.org.
Drop-In Ceramics Class: Artist Garry Price hosts a drop-in ceramics class for ages 13 and older from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Ashland Art Center, 357 E. Main St. Cost is $15, plus cost of clay and firing. Call 541-482-2772 or see ashlandartcenter.org.
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 18
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.
Humphrey Bogart Films: The 1942 film "Casablanca," not rated, will be shown from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, at the Talent library, 101 Home St. 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.
Thursday, March 19
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 email@example.com.
Mah Jongg: Experienced and beginner 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 ashlandseniorcenter.org.
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.
Download Library Materials: Learn how to download library materials onto your tablet or e-reader from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 19, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. The introductory session will give an overview of Library2Go, along with time for questions and one-on-one assistance. Call 541-774-8679.
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.
Drop-in Ceramics Class: Artist Lisa Eldredge hosts a drop-in ceramics class from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursdays 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.