Ashland Calendar: Tuesday, March 17
Tuesday, March 17
Ashland Growers Market: Fresh flowers, fruits, vegetables and baked goods are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 24 at the Ashland National Guard Armory, 1420 E. Main St. See rvgrowersmarket.com.
St. Patrick's Day at Black Sheep: The Black Sheep Pub and Restaurant will celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a special Irish menu from 11:30 a.m. to 1 a.m. Tuesday, March 17, at 51 N. Main St., Ashland. Call 541-482-6414 or see theblacksheep.com.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Gothard Sisters: Three sisters from the Pacific Northwest will present traditional Irish dance and music on violins, guitar, pennywhistle and mandolin at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. See craterian.org or call 541-779-3000.
Wednesday, March 18
Bikeway Workshop: Travel Oregon's Bicycle Tourism Studio will hold a one-day community planning workshop to provide feedback and suggestions to improve the Cascade-Siskiyou Scenic Bikeway from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, at The Grove, 1195 E. Main St., Ashland. Register online at industry.traveloregon.com/cascadesiskiyou or call 541-482-3486 ext. 106 with questions.
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 Southern Oregon University Board of Trustees Academic and Student Affairs Committee will meet from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, at the SOU Hannon Library DeBoer Board Room, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-552-6111.
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.
Jef Ramsey: The guitar and mandolin player will perform vintage country and folk from 5 to 7 p.m. at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. Admission is free. See www.paschalwinery.com or call 541-535-7957.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Spiritual Meeting: Gangaji will hold an Ashland Open Meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 19, at Rogue Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 87 Fourth St., Ashland. Admission is $20. See gangaji.org or call 800-267-9205.