Get Up & Go: Thursday, March 26
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. Free. 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 email@example.com.
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
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: 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 Author: 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.
Saturday, March 28
Children's Book Publishing Talk: Oregon Book Award nominee Kim Griswell will present "How To Get Your Children's Book Published" from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Registration is encouraged. Call 541-774-6996.
Fundraiser Book Sale: Friends of the Animal Shelter will hold its monthly "Waggin' Tales" book sale from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 28, and noon to 2 p.m., Sunday, March 29, at the Jackson County Animal Shelter, 5595 S. Pacific Highway. See fotas.org.
Book Sale: The Rogue River Friends of the Library will hold a fundraiser book sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the library, 412 E. Main St., Rogue River. Call 541-864-8850 or see jcls.org.
Scrabble: Play for free from noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Call 541-535-4163 or see jcls.org.
Woodcarvers Club: The group teaches beginning and intermediate woodcarving from noon to 3 p.m. Saturdays at the Central Point Senior Center, 123 N. Second St., Central Point. Admission costs $1. Call 541-665-3634 or 541-665-7190 or see centralpointwoodcarvers.com.
Teen Wii Fun and Games: Teens can play Nintendo Wii games such as "Just Dance" or Wii Sports Bowling from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Call 541-774-6413.
Poetry and Music Event: Ron and Donna Hertz will present "Subversive in Suburbia," featuring poems, songs, and the challenges of teaching peace, at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Ashland Community Center, 59 Winburn Way. Rogue Valley Peace Choir will open the show. Admission is free, and donations for the peace choir will be accepted. Call 541-708-0134.
Star Promenaders: The club hosts an A-1 and A-2 dance from 6 to 7:30 p.m. the fourth Saturday of every month at the Rogue Valley Square Dance Center, 3377 Table Rock Road, Medford. Pre-rounds are from 7:30 to 8 p.m. and plus dancing is from 8 to 10:30 p.m. Square-dance attire is appreciated. Bring finger food to share. Suggested donation is $4. Call 541-855-7884.
Live at Mt. Ashland: Appalachian Fiddle band Sweet Snowy South will perform from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the main lodge at Mt. Ashland Ski Area. Call 541-482-2897.
Sunday, March 29
Walt Whitman Living History: Actor Tim Holt will take on the role of Walt Whitman in a one-man performance featuring Whitman's poetry and life story from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 29, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.
Monday, March 30
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.
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.
Central Point Senior Singers: The group meets at 10:30 a.m. Mondays at the Central Point Senior Center, 123 N. Second St. Call 541-664-4933.
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.
Jack Lemmon Movie Series: Watch comedic master Jack Lemmon at work during a series of movie classics showing at 11:30 a.m. Mondays through March at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. Call 541-855-1994 or see www.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.
Pajama Storytime: Kids can dress in pajamas and bring their favorite stuffed animals to hear stories and sing songs from 6:30 to 7 p.m. the last Monday of every month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6995 or see jcls.org.
Clog Dances: Dance with the Misty Mountain Cloggers at 7 p.m. Mondays at Southern Oregon Performing Arts Center, 930 Summit Ave., Medford. Dance instruction is available. Admission costs $8. Call 541-772-1431.
Indie Rock Concert: New York City rock band The Shift will perform at 8 p.m. Monday, March 30, at Club 66, 1951 Ashland St., Ashland. Admission is $5 at the door. See shiftwithus.com.