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Ashland Calendar, May 14, 2016

Saturday, May 14

Ashland Saturday Market: Fresh produce and other goods are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturdays from May through October at the Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market along Oak Street in downtown Ashland. See www.rvgrowersmarket.com.

Customs for Kids Car Show: The Altered Vision Car Club holds its sixth annual Customs for Kids Car Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at Brammo Inc., 300 W. Valley View Road, Talent. All years, makes and models of vehicles are welcome and more than 40 trophies will be awarded. Activities include raffle prizes, an auction, food vendors, a coloring contest for kids, laser tag and a bounce house obstacle course. Proceeds benefit Maslow Project, which helps homeless families and unaccompanied youth in Southern Oregon. Services help kids stay in school and complete their educations. Admission is free. Registering a vehcile for the show is $15. Call 541-621-2096 or see www.facebook.com/alteredvisioncarclub.

Phoenix Yard, Garden and Book Sale: Participating households throughout Phoenix will take part in an annual city-wide yard sale all day on Saturday, May 14. The Phoenix Garden Club will have its annual Scholarship Fundraising Sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Ray's grocery store, 735 Main St. The club will have annuals, perennials, herbs, pollinator plants and more. The Friends of the Phoenix Library will hold a used book, DVD, CD and VHS tape sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. The First Presbyterian Church, 121 W. Second St. will host a rummage sale to benefit the First Phoenix Community Center’s programs. Call 541-535-6956.

Scrabble: Play for free from noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Call 541-535-4163 or see www.jcls.org.

Siskiyou de Mayo: A world music festival will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 14, in the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park in Ashland. Celebrate multiculture with international music and dance. Look for Unity African Drum and Dance; Ka Pi’o O Ke Anuenue with Ha’ena; Rutendo Marimba, Maraval Road Steel Band, Salsa Brava and the Frankie Hernandez Band, in that order. T Poe and The Rogue Poets will emcee and entertain between acts. Take advantage of a free shuttle service that will pick up visitors and make stops at Bi-Mart, Southern Oregon University, The Grove, Mountain Meadows and the Ashland Plaza. See www.ashland.or.us for information.

Mask Making Event: The All Ages Alternative Prom is Friday, May 20, and the theme is masquerade. Attend this event and make a mask from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at Blue Heron Park, 4361 Bear Creek Dr., Phoenix. Admission is $5 to cover craft supply costs. All supplies will be provided and no one will be turned away.

Opus 3: The jazz trio — pianist Dave Scoggin, bassist Jeff Addicott and drummer and percussionist Matt Kriemelman — will play a mix of classic jazz, jazz standards, newer Brazilian music, gospel instrumentals and pop tunes, along with Scoggin's original compositions, at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Admission is free. See www.bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900. 

Sunday, May 15

David Scoggin: The jazz pianist will play a mix of his original compositions from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, May 15, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Admission is free. See www.bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900

Origami: Learn the art of paper folding at 12:30 p.m. the third Sunday of every month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. The sessions are appropriate for adults and children 5 and older. Call 541-774-6995 or see ww.jcls.org.

Jane Austen Society: The society will discuss the second volume of Jane Austen's novel "Emma" at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 15, at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Call 541-482-3262.

Solar Walk: SOU OSPIRG and Environment Oregon will be hosting a solar walking tour to educate members of the Ashland community about the types of solar that make up the valley's solar economy from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, May 15, in front of the Greensprings Residence Hall on the SOU campus, 450 Wightman St., Ashland. 

Jon Galfano: The guitarist and composer will play his original instrumentals from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, May 15, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Admission is free. See www.bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Monday, May 16

Tai Chi: The Ashland Senior Center offers a combination of beginning/intermediate tai chi classes from 9:15 to 10:45 a.m. Mondays at the Grove, 1195 E. Main St., Ashland. Cost is a sliding scale of $3 to $4 per class. Call 541-552-0698 for more information.

Line Dancing for Seniors: Line dancing for adults 60 and older is held at 1 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.

Monday Movies: Enjoy classic family movies on Mondays from 2:45 to 4:30 p.m., in the Community Meeting Room of the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St., Phoenix. Call 541-535-7090 or see www.jcls.org for more information.

Teen Movie Night: Enjoy popcorn and other goodies while watching the movie depicting Rick Yancey's book "The 5th Wave" from 3:30 to 5:45 p.m. Monday, May 16, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6994 or see www.jcls.org.

12 Step Meeting: Marijuana Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. Mondays at the Newman Center, 1150 Ashland St., Ashland.

Tuesday, May 17

Ashland Tuesday Market: Fresh produce and other goods are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market at the National Guard Armory, 1420 E. Main St., Ashland. See www.rvgrowersmarket.com.

Mystery Readers Roundtable: The Mystery Readers Roundtable meets from 2 to 3 p.m. the third Tuesday of the month in the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St., Phoenix. Call 541-774-7090 or see www.jcls.org.

Spanish-English Conversation Group: Join in the Spanish-English Conversation Group at 3 p.m. Tuesdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Some are learning English and some are learning Spanish. Chat about interesting ideas and help each other learn new words. Call 541-535-4163 or see www.jcls.org.

Urban Homesteading: Join Certified Master Gardener Tresa Jarel and Land Steward Richard Jarel as they teach you how to grow your own food in the city, at home or in your apartment from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, North Mountain Park Nature Center, 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Admission is $20. Preregister at www.ashland.or.us/register or call 541-488-6606.

Trivia Night: Round up friends and family for Tuesday Night Team Trivia at 7 p.m. at Louie's Restaurant, 41 N. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free, and prizes will be awarded. Call 541-482-9701.

'A Day of Saxophone': Classical saxophonist and saxophone professor Otis Murphy at Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, in the Music Recital Hall on the Southern Oregon University campus, 405 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland. SOU faculty and saxophonist Rhett Bender will join Murphy to present composer Steve Galante's "The Pawn." Murphy's wife, Haruko, will provide piano accompaniment. A master class with Murphy will be offered at 3 p.m. Tickets for the concert are $10, $5 for seniors, and can be purchased online at oca.sou.edu/boxoffice, by calling 541-552-6348 or at the door. The master class is free.