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Ashland Calendar: Saturday, March 28

Saturday, March 28

KS Wild Hike: The group will lead a free six-mile wildflower hike along the Lower Rogue River Trail from Grave Creek to Whisky Creek. A carpool will leave at 8:30 a.m. from Northwest Nature Shop, 154 Oak St., Ashland. Bring a lunch, snacks and water. Call 541-488-5789 or email morgan@kswild.org.

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.

Big Mountain Bash: The Mt. Ashland Ski Area will be open noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 28, for a party to celebrate the season and to roll out its spring season pass sale for the 2015-16 season. Appalachian Fiddle band Sweet Snowy South will perform from 2 to 4 p.m. See mtashland.com.

Easter Bunny at Paddington Station: Kids can have their photo taken with the Easter Bunny from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Paddington Station, 125 E. Main St., Ashland. The free event will also include cookie decorating and a family craft activity. Call 541-482-1343.

Peace Choir Fundraiser: 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.

Ed Dunsavage Trio: Jazz guitarist Ed Dunsavage, upright bass player Joe Cohoon and drummer Gary Hirsh will perform from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see www.bellefiorewine.com.

Laurie Lewis & Kathy Kallick: Fiddler Laurie Lewis and guitarist Kathy Kallick will present songs by Arkansas bluegrass duo Vern Williams and Ray Park at 8 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Unitarian Fellowship, 87 Fourth St., Ashland. The women will be joined by Tom Rozum on mandolin, Patrick Sauber on banjo and Cary Black on stand-up bass. Tickets cost $25 in advance and can be purchased at Music Coop, 268 E. Main St., online at stclairevents.com or by calling 541-535-3562. Tickets wil cost $28 at the door, and $10 for ages 12 through 17. Kids 11 and younger get in free.

Sunday, March 29

AGC Archery Shoot: Ashland Gun Club will hold a 3-D archery shoot featuring 100 shooters from across the state beginning at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, March 29, at its gun range on Emigrant Creek Road. Those interested in observing can call 541-941-0273.

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.

David Scoggin: The jazz pianist will perform standards and originals from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, March 29, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see www.bellefiorewine.com.

Monday, March 30

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.

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.

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.

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.

Tuesday, March 31

Ashland Market Day: The Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the National Guard Armory, 1420 E. Main St. You'll find fresh flowers, seasonal fruits and vegetables, live plants, baked goods, crafts and gourmet foods. See www.rvgrowersmarket.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.

Wednesday, April 1

ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum: The museum, 1500 E. Main St., Ashland, is free on the first Wednesday of every month. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Call 541-482-6767 or see www.scienceworksmuseum.org.

Musical Films: Watch a series of films showcasing the offstage lives of performers in musicals from 2 to 4 p.m. every Wednesday through April at the Talent library, 101 Home St. There will be a 15-minute introduction discussing the making of each film. Admission and refreshments are free. Call 541-535-4163 or see www.jcls.org.

Spaghetti Game Night: Play board games 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 www.ashlandenoteca.com.Wednesday Night Bingo: Gather friends and family for bingo games 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 games 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.

Bill Palmer: The musician will present live music from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 1, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see www.bellefiorewine.com.