Calendar: Monday, March 16
Monday, March 16
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.
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.
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.
Collage Event: A casual collage making event will be from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. The event is free, but registration is required by Friday, March 13. Call 541-774-8679.
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.
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.
Tuesday, March 17
Grant Writing Workshop: The Jackson County Cultural Coalition will host free grant-writing workshops from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at Medford City Hall Lausmann Annex, 200 S. Ivy St. The event is geared toward cultural non-profit organizations apply for the 2016 Oregon Cultural Trust or Jackson County Cultural Coalition grants. Participants should register and bring a bag lunch. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 541-245-3650.
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.
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.
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.
Books@4: Discuss your favorite books and find new titles to read from 4 to 5 p.m. the third Tuesday of every month at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org. Refreshments and snacks provided.
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.
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.
Film Screening: Abolish Child Trafficking Southern Oregon will show the film "Human Trafficking" at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford. See actsouthernoregon.com.
Dance to Live Jazz: The Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra and vocalist Dianne Strong will perform danceable swing, Latin and big band arrangements at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, at the Imperial Event Center, 40 N. Front St., Medford. A dance lesson begins at 6:15 p.m. Admission is $10. Call 541-779-2042 or see imperialeventcenter.com.
Wednesday, March 18
Jacksonville Museum Quilters: The group meets from 9:30 a.m. to noon Wednesdays and Thursdays at First Presbyterian Church, 425 Middle St., Jacksonville. Call 541-941-2463.
Roman History: Lecturer Ean Roby will present "After Constantine," the second in a three-part Roman history lecture series from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford. Call 541-774-8679.
Film Set in Italy: The 2010 film "Eat Pray Love," rated PG-13, will be shown from noon to 2 p.m. at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.
Free Film and Popcorn: The 2012 Disney film "Wreck-It Ralph" will be shown from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.
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.
Toastmasters Meeting: Toastmasters meet to brush up on public speaking skills from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Call 541-864-9612 or see www.5840.toastmastersclubs.org.
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.
Southern Oregon Skywatchers: Old and new episodes of the Fox science series "Cosmos" will be shown at 7 p.m. the third Wednesday of every month in the planetarium at North Medford High School, 1900 N. Keene Way Drive. Admission is free. See www.orskywatchers.org.