Get Up & Go: Wednesday, March 25
Wednesday, March 25
Fasturn Community Sew: Make quilts, pillowcases and children’s and baby items for charity from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays at Fasturn, 3859 S. Stage Road, Medford. Call 541-772-8430.
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.
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.
Fundraiser Book Sale: Cookbooks and books about culinary arts will be featured at the Friends of the Ashland library's monthly fundraiser book sale from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 25. Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.
Pop-Up Books: Explore the art of pop-up books and paper craft with artist and educator Shoshanah Dubiner from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Children will learn about pop-up art and create their own pop-up cards. Call 541-774-6995 or see www.jcls.org.
Hunger Games Marathon: The 2013 film "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," rated PG-13, will be shown from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, at the Medford teen library. The film is the second in the series, and its sequel will be shown later in the week. Call 541-774-6413 or see jcls.org.
Free Film and Popcorn: The 2014 film "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day," rated PG, will be shown from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.
Humphrey Bogart Film: The 1944 film "Passage to Marseille," not rated, will be shown from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Call 541-535-4163 or see jcls.org.
Free movie: The 2014 film "The Theory of Everything," rated PG, will be shown from 2 to 4:10 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.
Jen Ambrose: The singer and songwriter will play a mix of folk, blues and world music from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. Admission is free. See www.paschalwinery.com or call 541-535-7957.
Eric Leadbetter: The lead guitarist and vocalist of Ashland band Jive Coulis will present acoustic Americana and folk from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see www.bellefiorewine.com.
LGBT Elders Town Hall: Rogue Valley LGBT Elders and Allies will hold a town hall discussion at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, at Medford Congregational United Church of Christ, 1801 E. Jackson St., Medford. Attendees will discuss new ways to build Medford's LGBT community. Email email@example.com.
Jeff Kloetzel: The singer, songwriter and guitarist will perform an acoustic mix of rock, pop and folk from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 25 at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. Admission is free. Call 541-899-9120 or see www.southstagecellars.com.
Author Event: Bestselling mystery author J.A. Jance will speak and sign books from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6996 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.
Thursday, March 26
Medford Growers Market: Fresh flowers, fruits, vegetables, live plants, baked goods, crafts and gourmet foods are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market at the Medford Armory, 1701 S. Pacific Highway. See www.rvgrowersmarket.com.
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.
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.
Jon Galfano: The guitarist will play his original instrumentals from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see www.bellefiorewine.com.
Book Event: Author Louis Goldman will read from his book "Rise and Fall of the Gimme Gimme Birds," an allegory warning of the perils of over-consumption, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E.Main St., Ashland. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.
Community Research Forum: Friends of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument will hold a community research forum about recent studies, at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 26, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Phoenix Garden Club: Chuck McGilvray, former owner of The Lawnmower Shop, will talk about basic tool sharpening, at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 26, at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Call 541-512-1349.
Friday, March 27
ID Protection: The Ashland Police Department will present free community classes, "Reduce Identity Theft with Prevention Tips" from 1:30 to 6 p.m. or 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 27, at The Grove, 1195 E. Main St., Ashland. Topics will include tips to protect identities, protection from telemarketers, what to do if you're a victim of identity theft along with other topics. Reservations encouraged. Call 541-482-5211.
Download Library Materials: Learn how to download library materials onto your tablet or e-reader from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Friday, March 27, at the Shady Cove library, 22477 Highway 62. The introductory session will give an overview of Library2Go, along with time for questions and one-on-one assistance. Call 541-774-8679.
Hunger Games Marathon: The 2014 film "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1," rated PG-13, will be shown from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, March 27, at the Medford teen library, 205 S. Central Ave. The film is the third in the series. Call 541-774-6413 or see jcls.org.
Children's Book Event: Marlene Bischoff of Central Point, author of the children's book "Charming Chirp," a true story about two girls who take care of a baby sparrow, will read from her book from 2 to 3 p.m. Friday, March 27, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.
Friday Words and Wine: Local author and creative writing professor Craig Wright will be the featured presenter from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 27, at Weisinger Family Winery, 3150 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Call 541-488-5989 or see weisingers.com.