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Photographer Andrea Boyle will discuss and demonstrate the technique of light painting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, at Twin Creeks Retirement, 888 Twin Creeks Crossing, Central Point. Boyle, a member of Light Painters World Alliance, will share the history of light painting and it’s tools. Admission is free. The club for amateur photographers intent on developing skills and appreciation for photographic art meets the first and second Tuesday of every month through May. See sopacameraclub.com.

Activities

Friday, May 4

Jacksonville Carvers: The club meets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays for carving and coffee at The Woodcarving Place, 255 E. D St., Jacksonville. Admission is free. Call 541-899-5571.

Center for the Visual Arts: New Spring exhibits featuring student artists will open with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 4, in the Art and Marion Ady buildings, on the corner of Siskiyou Boulevard and Indiana Street at Southern Oregon University in Ashland. Look for Elizabeth King’s collection “55 degrees over 65 degrees” in the Retzlaff Gallery; Caitlin McMorris’ sculpture work “You’re Fine” in the Thorndike Gallery; Paige Gerhard’s watercolor paintings “Intentional Chances” in the Meyer Memorial Gallery; Miranda Redhead’s “Haunted Hearts: Of Laments and Love” in the Boise-Cascade Gallery; MadisonReames’ “Exploring Self Identity: A Color Study” in the Art Department Chairs Gallery; James Montes De Oca’s “Narrative of Hands” in the JELD WEN Gallery; and Jazmine B. Heard’s “Stars and Stripes” in the Art Department Courtyard. The exhibit will be displayed through Wednesday, May 23. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Call 541-621-6605.

Science Lecture: Mathematics professor Gigliola Staffilani will present two lectures: “The Many Faces of Dispersive Equations” at 10:30 a.m. and “How the Complex Wave Phenomena Inspires Beautiful Mathematics” at 3:30 p.m. Friday, May 4, in Room 151 of the Science Building on the Southern Oregon University Campus, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. In “Dispersive Equations,” Staffilani will introduce one of the most famous equations in physics — the nonlinear Schrodinger equation. “Wave Phenomena” will focus on the mathematical study and how it also has created and inspired a whole set of new mathematical tools. Admission is free, and refreshments will be provided. Call 541-552-6341.

Rogue Brew Fest: The Little Woody Rogue Valley Barrel-Aged Beer, Cider and Whiskey Festival will be held from 4 to 11 p.m. Friday, May 4, and noon to 11 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at Harry and David Field, 2929 S. Pacific Highway, Medford. Samples will be available from a large variety of local and regional brewers. A costume contest will also take place on Saturday at 6 p.m. Contest prizes include a Gnomie Homie Growler and Growler Fill, and tickets to the Meadowlark ComicCon on May 12-13. Participants in full costume will receive a VIP tasting goblet, plus early VIP entry at 4 p.m. on Friday. For more information and tickets, see roguebrewfest.com.

Slopes & Trails: Slopes & Trails will hold a free meet-and-greet at 5 p.m. Friday, May 4, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. The nonprofit organization provides social and recreational activities. See slopes.org.

Silent Disco: Silent Movement will host its third annual Silent Disco in the Park from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday, May 4, at the Butler Bandshell in Lithia Park in Ashland. Rent a pair of wireless headphones for a $5 donation then roam freely from the bandshell to the playground and even the Plaza and beyond. Local DJs will be staged at the bandshell spinning a variety of music. Bring a can of food for the Ashland Emergency Food Bank and get in the express check-out line. Call 541-488-5340 or see ashlandparksandrec.org.

Ashland International Folk Dancers: The group meets Fridays at the Ashland Community Center, 59 Winburn Way, to perform dances from Eastern and Western Europe, Greece, Scandinavia, Israel, Turkey and the Middle East. Instruction begins at 7:30 p.m., and dancing goes from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. No partners necessary. Admission is $5. Call 541-535-6397 or 541-482-8249.

Saturday, May 5

Lithia Artisans Market: Dozens of artisans display handcrafted items from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays through October along Calle Guanajuato, the pedestrian walkway behind the downtown plaza that runs next to Ashland Creek in Ashland. Call 541-301-9811 or see lithiaartisansmarket.com.

Spring Garden Fair: More than 100 growers, vendors and garden experts will be at the 39th annual Spring Garden Fair from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 5, and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at The Expo, 1 Peninger Road, Central Point. Look for educational displays, gardening books, children’s activities, raffles of gardening items and more. Admission is $3; kids 12 and younger get in free. Proceeds support Jackson County Master Gardener Association educational programs. Call 541-776-7371 or see jacksoncountymga.org.

Central Point Artisan Market: Food and handcrafted items are available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 29 in Pfaff Park, 645 Manzanita St., Central Point. Call 541-664-5301 or see centralpointchamber.org.

Talent Garden Club: The club meets from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. the first Saturday of each month at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Email cjmuhr@yahoo.com.

Home and Garden Tour: Visit historic homes and buildings in Jacksonville from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 5-6. Included in the docent-guided tour are three historic homes, two gardens and one modern home. Also available is a self-guided tour through three historic churches and a rectory. Look for live music by Irish folk duo Kayely from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday on the City Hall lawn, and listen to a Folk music performance by Bob Haworth from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. On Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at City Hall, Marshall Stack will perform, and from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. listen to the musical duo of Matt and Rebecca Stuart of Minstrel Streams. Tickets for the tour are $20 in advance and include three complimentary tastings at Daisy Creek Winery. See jacksonvilleboosters.org.

Festival Noons: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host a preface talk offering an interactive, in-depth introduction to “Othello” at noon Saturday, May 5, at Carpenter Hall on the OSF campus, 44 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Admission is $12, $8 for ages 6 through 17. Call 800-219-8161 or see osfashland.org.

Bilingual Story Time: A combined English and Spanish story time is at noon Saturdays at the White City library, 3143 Avenue C. Call 541-864-8880 or see jcls.org.

Woodcarvers Club: Woodcarvers offer instruction for carvers of all ages from noon to 3 p.m. Saturdays at the Central Point Senior Center, 123 N. Second St., Central Point. Admission is $5. Call 541-944-4535 or see centralpointwoodcarvers.com.

Scrabble Club: Play for free from noon to 3 p.m. Saturdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Call 541-535-4163 or see jcls.org.

Movie Matinee: Family-friendly films are shown from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturdays at the White City library, 3143 Avenue C. Free popcorn is served. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.

Wii Teens: Youths 11 and older are invited to play a variety of Wii video games from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturdays at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.

Spring Exhibit at Enclave Studios: Five artists — Corey Kahn, Gabriel Mark Lipper, Robyn Forsyth, Inger Nova Jorgensen and Nicole Wasgatt — will present new paintings and sculpture from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at Enclave Studios, 1661 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. The artists’ studios make their home in the old Daily Tidings building adjacent to the Ashland Shopping Center. Asian-inspired cuisine from Daddy Ramen food truck will be available. See acebook.com/events/122178948557068.

Sunday, May 6

Car Club: The Stray Cats Car Club of Jacksonville meets for coffee, donuts and vintage cars at 9 a.m. Sundays in the parking lot of Ray’s Market, 401 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville.

Jane Austen Society: The group will meet at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Scholar and author Collins Hemingway will present “The Wars in Austen’s Lifetime and in her Novels.” Tea will be served. Call 541-482-3262.

Northwest Bird Club: Pet bird owners can meet at 1 p.m. the first Sunday of each month at Table Rock Mobile Village, 2385 Table Rock Road, Medford. Refreshments are provided. Call 541-826-4133.

Clutter-Clearing Presentation: Professional organizer Pam Lott will present “Clutter is Not the Boss of You” at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Learn basic clutter-clearing guidelines, and come away with a list of 11 things you can get rid of immediately. Call 541-774-6996 or visit jcls.org.

Health Presentation: Jack McIntosh will present “Reversing Diabesity” from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, May 6, in the Community Center at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1650 Clark Ave., Ashland. Learn about healthy eating as it relates to diabetes. Admission is free, and a meal will be provided. Registration is required. Call 541-690-7948or email at wilburclaus39@gmail.com.

Fairy Houses: Build a natural fairy house at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at the Northwest Nature Shop, 154 Oak St., Ashland. Build a small home on a provided platform using twigs, grasses and flowers, seashells, pebbles, moss, pine cones and seed pods, tree bark and more. Bring your own materials. Admission is $5 for ages 3 and up. See northwestnatureshop.com or call 541-482-3241.

Spring Skating Spectacular: Regional figure skaters will perform from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, May 6, at The RRRink, 1349 Center Drive, Medford. Admission is $7. Call 541-770-1177 or see therrrink.com.

Monday, May 7

Schneider Museum of Art: “The Animated Image,” a collection of artwork by Matt Bollinger, Chris Doyle, Rick Silva and Stacey Steers, will run through May 12 at the Schneider Museum of Art, 555 Indiana St., on the Southern Oregon University campus in Ashland. The show is presented in conjunction with the Ashland Independent Film Festival. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. See sma.sou.edu or call 541-552-6245.

Library Story Time: Story times for babies, toddlers and children are available Mondays through Fridays at branches of Jackson County libraries. See jcls.org.

Color Mondays: Adults can express their creativity through coloring from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Coloring supplies will be provided. Call 541-744-6996 or see jcls.org.

Stitchers of All Kinds: Bring your needle-craft supplies and participate in embroidery, needlepoint, cross-stitch, quilting, knitting, crocheting and more at 10 a.m. Mondays at the Rogue River library, 412 E. Main St. Call 541-864-8850 or see jcls.org.

Kid Time!: Kids in elementary school and younger can explore interactive exhibits and learn about the history of Oregon, construction and engineering, water systems and more at 106 N. Central Ave., Medford. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $6 for adults, $10 for ages 1 and older. Call 541-772-9922 or see kid-time.org.

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 is $2. Call 541-488-5342.

Movie Classics: Classic films will be shown at 1 p.m. Mondays at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.

Homework Hub: Children 5 through 12 who need help with homework, studying and comprehension can drop in and work with small groups and experienced tutors from 3 to 5 p.m. every Monday and Wednesday at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Admission is free, and one-on-one sessions are available with advanced scheduling. Call 541-774-8678.

Children’s Chess Club: Kids 5 and older can play chess from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Mondays at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 541-774-6995 or see jcls.org.

Lecture: Allen Weisbard, licensed clinical social worker, will present “Choose the Optimism Option,” from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, May 7, at the Ashland Food Co-Op, 300 N. Pioneer St., Ashland. Learn how to utilize recent psychological and sociological research to develop a healthy optimism and increase health and vitality. Admission is free. See ashlandfood.coop.

Pub Trivia: Family-friendly games of trivia are played from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays at 4 Daughters Irish Pub, 126 W. Main St., Medford. Participation is free, and teams can win prizes. Call 541-779-4455.

Clog Dances: Dance with the Misty Mountain Cloggers at 7 p.m. Mondays at the Southern Oregon Performing Arts Center, 930 Summit Ave., Medford. Instruction is available. Admission is $8. Call 541-772-1431.

Author Talk: John Riha will discuss his book “Bounty Huntress” at 7 p.m. Monday, May 7, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

Tuesday, May 8

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

Rogue Valley Handweavers Guild: Anyone interested in weaving, spinning and other fiber arts can join the Rogue Valley Handweavers Guild from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month, September through June, at First Presbyterian Church, 456 W. Pine St., Central Point. Bring a sack lunch. Call 541-779-2912.

Spring Storytime: Preschoolers are invited to a spring-themed story time at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 8, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Children will have the opportunity to plant seeds in the Medford Children’s Garden following the story time. See jcls.org or call 541-774-8678.

Rogue Valley Rovers: Chapter 37 of the Escapees RV Club will hold its monthly informational meeting at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 8, at Elmer’s Restaurant, 2000 Biddle Road, Medford. The club chapter encompasses all of Southern Oregon. For reservations, call 541-659-7208.

Coloring and Cookies: Coloring is available from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. Coloring supplies and refreshments are provided. Call 541-826-3313 or see jcls.org.

Medford Cribbage Tournament: Compete at 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Mountain Mike’s Pizza, 2640 E. Barnett Road, Medford. Admission is $4.50. Call 541-773-2898.

Ballroom Dancing: Keyboard and horn player Dave Flick plays live music for ballroom dancing at 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Rogue Valley Square Dance Center, 3377 Table Rock Road, Medford. First-time visitors can dance for free, otherwise it’s $5. No partners are required. Call 541-664-3176.

Children’s Movies: Free kids’ films are shown at 2:45 p.m. Tuesdays at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Free snacks are available. Call 541-535-7090 or see jcls.org.

Lego Time: Ages 5 through 12 can build with Legos from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.

Book Chat: A book group meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Read the books, then join in the discussions. On Tuesday, May 8, “H is for Hawk,” by Helen MacDonald will be discussed. Refreshments are served. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.

Cribbage Club: The American Cribbage Club hosts players at 6 p.m. Tuesdays at the Table Rock Mobile Home Park Events Center, 2385 Table Rock Road, Medford. Admission is $7. Call 541-973-2508.

Sweet Adelines: The Southern Oregon Sound Chapter of Sweet Adelines International, an a cappella chorus for women, offers instruction on vocal technique, musical accuracy and showmanship. Rehearsals are from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays at Eastwood Baptist Church, 675 N. Keene Way Drive, Medford. The group, under the direction of Martha Segura, performs locally and in an annual regional competition. Call 541-595-8247 or see southernoregonsoundchorus.com.

Tuesday Evening Cemetery Stroll: A different part of Jacksonville’s Historic Cemetery will be explored from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month through Aug. 14. It’s located at the top of Cemetery Road. On Tuesday, May 8, the focus is on cemetery ornamentation, monument styles and monument makers. The guided tours are free, although donations are accepted. Wear comfortable shoes. Call 541-826-9939 or see friendsjvillecemetery.org.

Trivia Night: Tuesday Night Team Trivia is held 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.

Rock Garden Society: The North American Rock Garden Society Siskiyou Chapter meets at 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month from September through May in Lidgate Hall behind Medford Congregational United Church of Christ, 1801 E. Jackson St., Medford. See siskiyousummits.weebly.com.

Southern Oregon Photographic Association: Photographer Andrea Boyle will discuss and demonstrate the technique of light painting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, at Twin Creeks Retirement, 888 Twin Creeks Crossing, Central Point. Boyle, a member of Light Painters World Alliance, will share the history of light painting and it’s tools. Admission is free. The club for amateur photographers intent on developing skills and appreciation for photographic art meets the first and second Tuesday of every month through May. See sopacameraclub.com.

Wednesday, May 9

Jacksonville Museum Quilters: The group meets at 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays at First Presbyterian Church, 425 Middle St., Jacksonville. Call 541-941-2463.

Garden Tour: North Mountain Park offers free tours of its demonstration gardens at 9:30 a.m. the second Wednesday of the month through August. Learn about herb, heirloom and butterfly gardens during the hour-long tour. Admission is free but registration is required. See ashland.or.us or call 541-488-6606.

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.

ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum: The museum features a variety of interactive science exhibits at 1500 E. Main St., Ashland. See upcoming events, shows and activities at scienceworksmuseum.org. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Admission is $12, $10 for ages 2-12 and 65 and older. Admission is $2 the first Sunday of every month. See scienceworksmuseum.org or call 541-482-6767.

Lithia Park Nature Walks: Naturalists lead free, 90-minute walks through Lithia Park at 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays through September. Additional Saturday walks are available in July and August. Learn about the plants, trees, animals, water, geology and history of the park. Meet at the park entrance on Winburn Way across from the downtown Ashland Plaza. No registration required. Call 541-488-5340.

History Lecture: Part of the “Windows in Time” history lecture series, Paul Christy presents “The Civil War (With Its Effects) Comes to Southern Oregon,” at noon Wednesday, May 9, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. This presentation will explore the ways that Southern Oregon, its people and places played a part in the national conflict. Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.

Lunchtime Movies: Free movies are shown from noon to 2:30 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of every month at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Refreshments are provided. See jcls.org or call 541-774-8679.

Origami: Children of all ages and experience levels can practice the art of Japanese paper folding, or origami, at 2 p.m. every Wednesday at the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. Materials and instruction are provided. See jcls.org or call 541-826-3313.

Afternoon Movies: Free films are shown at 2 p.m. Wednesdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Free refreshments are available. Call 541-535-4163 or see jcls.org.

Yarnia: A knitting and crochet group for all ages meets at 2 p.m. Wednesdays at the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. Materials and instruction are provided or you can bring your own supplies. See jcls.org or call 541-826-3313.

Writer’s Critique: A writing critique will be held at 5 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. The group is open to eight writers of any genre with work in progress. Participants must present their own writing for a supportive critique, as well as provide the same to fellow writers. Group members commit to reading five pages per month of each group member’s work. Registration is required. See jcls.org or call 541-855-994.

Lecture: Keynote speaker Jackie Sandmeyer, campus coordinator for the Oregon Attorney General’s Sexual Assault Task Force, will present “#MeToo – Now What?,” from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 9, at the RCC/SOU Higher Education Center, 101 S. Bartlett St., Medford; and again from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, May 10, at the RCC Redwood Campus, Rogue Auditorium building, 3345 Redwood Highway, Grants Pass. Lean more about sexual harassment and assault, the #MeToo movement and its effect on our awareness and actions regarding sexual violence. Admission is free. Email at ejacobs@roguecc.edu or call 541-245-7741.

Ballet Barre: Dance with the Medford Civic Ballet at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at the Dance Arts Center, 9 Hawthorne St., Medford. Instruction is available. Admission is $8. Call 541-772-1362.

Trivia Night: Howiee’s on Front hosts trivia games from 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays at 16 N. Front St., Medford. Call 541-773-5767.

Author Talk: James Ziskin will discuss his book “Cast the First Stone: An Ellie Stone Mystery” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 9, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

Thursday, May 10

Literature Lecture: Local author Tod Davies will present “Monster Hit: 200 Years of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein,” at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 10, in Room 305 of the Hannon Library at Southern Oregon University, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Learn about the impact “Frankenstein” continues to have 200 years after being published. Admission is free. Email at libraryevents@sou.edu or call 541-552-6816.

Paint and Sip: Painters of all skill levels are welcome to “Paint for a Cause,” at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 10, at Visions of Wonderland studio, 632 Crater Lake Ave., Medford. Tika Nicole Weeks will lead painters through the steps to create a birch tree picture. Admission is $50 and includes all materials and food and wine by Naumes Crush & Fermentation. Proceeds will benefit the Leila J. Eisenstein Breast Center at Providence Medford Medical Center. Artists may keep their paintings or donate them to the breast center where they will be presented as gifts to women diagnosed with breast cancer. To register see visionsofwonderland.com/providence-fundraiser or call 541-732-6768.

Hiking Presentation: William Sullivan, author of “100 Hikes” books on Oregon, will give a slide show presentation “New Hikes in Oregon,” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 10, at Northwest Nature Shop, 154 Oak. St., Ashland. Learn about a reopened waterfall trail in Central Oregon, find out what has changed in the Columbia Gorge, sample a new section of the Oregon Coast Trail, and explore hot springs in Eastern Oregon. Sullivan will also make note on the geology, wildlife, and history of many of the trails in his presentation. Admission is free. To register see northwestnatureshop.com or call 541-482-3241.

Open Mic: The Rogue Valley chapter of the Oregon Poetry Association will hold its monthly open-mic-without-a-mic reading at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 10, at Downtowne Coffee House, 200 Talent Ave., Talent. Sign-ups begin at 6:30. This month’s suggested theme is “Moms, and Loved Ones Gone.” Call 541-512-1007.

Author Talk: Eli Jaxon-Bear will discuss his book “An Outlaw Makes it Home: The Awakening of a Spiritual Revolutionary,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 10, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

Friday, May 11

Quilt Show: The Rogue Valley Piecemakers will hold their 38th annual quilt show from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 11-12, at the Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass. More than 200 quilts will be on display. Also look for demonstrations, door prizes, raffles and more. Tickets to win the quilt “Forest Light” will be sold with proceeds benefitting the Women’s Crisis Center and Josephine County Serch and Rescue. Fabric vendors will have a variety of fabrics, patterns and notions available for purchase. Admission is $5; youths 12 and younger are admitted free. See rvpiecemakers.com.

Preschool Puppet Theatre: See what Brenda Bear and friends are up to at 10:30 a.m. the second Friday of every month at North Mountain Park Nature Center, 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Admission is $6. A brief environmental lesson will be followed by the puppet show and playtime. A snack and craft or activity will follow. No late seating is allowed.

Teen Variety Cinema: Teens are invited to watch a screening of “Wonder Woman” from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Friday May 11, at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.

Spring Book Sale: A book sale will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday, May 11, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Look for new or gently-used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-535-4163 or see jcls.org.

School Carnival: The annual Sams Valley Spring Carnival will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 11, at Sams Valley Elementary, 14235 Table Rock Road, Central Point. Look for carnival games, raffles, food trucks and more. Admission is free. Game tickets are $3 for the evening. Call 541-494-6870.

Square Dance: Rogue Squares will host advanced square dancing at 6:30 p.m., pre-rounds at 7:30 p.m. and mainstream dancing with plus tips at 8 p.m. the second Friday of every month, at the Rogue Valley Square Dance Center, 3377 Table Rock Road, Medford. Admission is $6. Bring finger food. Call 541-660-8020.

Saturday, May 12

Breakfast: Jacksonville Odd Fellows will host a sourdough pancake breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 12, at the Odd Fellows Hall, 175 S. Oregon St., Jacksonville. Hash browns, bacon, sausage, eggs and more will be available. Admission is $8 for all you can eat. Find Independent Order of Odd Fellows Historic Lodge No. 10 on Facebook.

German Cars and Coffee: Owners of German and European cars and enthusiasts meet from 8 to 11 a.m. the second Saturday of each month, April through October, in the Brammo parking lot, 300 W. Valley View Road, Talent. Complimentary coffee and donuts are provided. See snikwahmotorwerks.com or call 541-227-1758.

Rogue Valley Bird Day: Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day during Rogue Valley Bird Day from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 12, at North Mountain Park, 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Admission is free. Wildlife Images will show birds of prey, experts will lead guided bird walks, and participants can compete in a bird-calling contest for all ages. Call 541-488-6606 or email at brigette.cooke@ashland.or.us.

Talent Yard Sale: A citywide yard sale will run from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 12, in Talent. The day kicks off with a pancake breakfast at old Town Hall from 8 to 11 a.m. Also look for an heirloom tomato plant sale, next to the library; a plant sale in Ray’s Market parking lot; a bake sale at Talent Outdoor Discovery; a book sale at the library and more. Maps of sales will be available at Ray’s. See city of Talent on Facebook.com.

Spring Plant Sale: The Rogue River Garden Club will hold a plant sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at the Rogue River Civic Club, 135 Oak St., Rogue River. Perennials, trees, vegetable starts, herbs and more will be available for purchase. Also look for used gardening books, seeds, bake sale, and raffle baskets.

Garden Plant Sale: The Jacksonville Garden club will host its annual spring sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 12, near the post office on Oregon St., in downtown Jacksonville. The sale will feature fresh-cut flower bouquets, hanging baskets and perennial plants. Homemade baked goods and treats will also be available for purchase. Proceeds from sales provide scholarships to local students and support beautification projects at the Peter Britt Garden, Jacksonville Post Office and Jacksonville Community Center. Call 541-702-2080.

History Saturday in the Cemetery: Guided walking tours start at 10 a.m. the second Saturday of each month through Aug. 11 at Jacksonville’s Historic Cemetery, located at the top of Cemetery Road. On Saturday, May 12, the program “Pioneer Brides — To Love and Cherish,” will focus on wedding announcements, ceremonies, attire, gifts and more. The guided tours are free, although donations are accepted. Comfortable shoes, sunscreen and hats are recommended. Call 541-826-9939 or see friendsjvillecemetery.org.

Quilting Lecture: Mountain Stars Quilt Guild will be hosting a potluck meeting from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at the Live Oak Grange, 120 Gardiner St., Rogue River. Bring a dish to share and enter to win fat quarters by bringing one of your own in a floral pattern. Members will also hold a quilt show-and-tell. See msquilters.com or email at mfinch@finchkinfarms.

Vintage Faire: The 11th annual Vintage Faire will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 12, on Royal Avenue in Eagle Point. The free fair includes artisan food vendors, local wineries, live music, Dutch oven cooking, steam engines, antique cars and more. Other displays and activities include wood carvers, quilters, blacksmiths, hay rides and a kid zone with a jump house and other activities. See eaglepointchamber.org or email at info@ eaglepointchamber.org.

Poetry Discussions: Miles Frode will present “Another Way In,” a hands-on demonstration exploring poetry “word work” from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Also, Joshua Boettiger will present “The Subject is Silence: Re-Thinking and Re-Writing Spiritual Poetry,” a discussion of writing poetry that explores spiritual concerns , from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Admission is free but registration is required. Email at marishp9@gmail.com

Festival Noons: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host a conversation, “Once More unto the Breach,” with actor Jose Molina and artistic associate Dawn Monique Williams at noon Saturday, May 12, at Carpenter Hall on the OSF campus, 44 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Admission is $12, $8 for ages 6 through 17. Call 800-219-8161 or see osfashland.org.

Family Art Day: Kids and families can create and explore art from noon to 2 p.m. the second Saturday of every month at Rogue Gallery & Art Center, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford. All ages are welcome and materials are provided. Admission is free. No preregistration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 541-772-8118 or see roguegallery.org.

Maker Day: Teens 11 to 18 are invited to innovate and explore LEGO Mindstorm, Littlebits and Sphero electronics and robotic sets from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Children 8 through 10 may join in if accompanied by an adult. See jcls.org or call 541-774-6994.

Saturday Handweavers Guild: Those interested in weaving, spinning and other fiber arts can meet from 1 to 3:30 p.m. the second Saturday of each month, September through June, at the Jacksonville Library, 170 S. Oregon Street. All skill levels are welcome. Call 541-282-3040.

Open Jam Session: Carl Howard hosts jam sessions from 1 to 4 p.m. the second Saturday of every month at The Landing, 820 Laurel St., Butte Falls. Admission is free, and refreshments will be served. No alcohol or smoking is allowed. Call 541-865-3344.

Star Promenaders: The club hosts A-1 and A-2 dancing from 6 to 7:30 p.m. the second and 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.

Sunday, May 13

Breakfast: The Lake Creek Grange will host a breakfast and farmers market from 8 to 10 a.m. the second Sunday of every month at the grange, 1565 S. Fork Little Butte Road, Lake Creek. Biscuits and gravy, waffles, pancakes, scrambled eggs, ham, sausage, fruit, juice coffee and tea will be served. Cost $7; $3 for children. Look for local jams, breads, pickles, crafts and more. Call 541-951-5681.

Medford Railroad Park: The park, at Table Rock Road and Berrydale Avenue in Medford, will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. the second and fourth Sunday of every month through October. Visitors can ride diesel trains and a motor car, see unique model railroad layouts and the Hogwarts Express, send and receive telegrams, tour historical railroad equipment and more. A new butterfly garden feature has been added to the park this year and is open to visitors. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. See ci.medford.or.us.

Rogue Ringers: The Rogue Ringers will perform “Rogue Ringers at the Movies” at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 13, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Handbell musicians from around the valley will play a selection of songs from film. Admission is free and light refreshments will be provided. See jcls.org or call 541-774-8689.

Community Chant: Explore chants from various global traditions at 4 p.m. the second and fourth Sunday of every month at the Jacksonville Community Center, 160 E. Main St. No singing experience necessary. Admission by donation. Call 707-382-8641.

Monday, May 14

Teen Crafternoon: Teens can decorate a mug with sharpie pens from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Monday, May 14, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. All materials will be provided. See jcls.org or call 541-774-8685.

Poetry Reading: Poets Vince Wixon and Amy Miller will read a selection of poems from their published works at 7 p.m. Monday, May 14, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

Tuesday, May 15

Tuesday Afternoon Knitters: Crocheters, knitters and tatters of all skill levels can gather, share ideas and create new pieces from 3:30 to 5 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Call 541-326-2035 or find Tuesday Afternoon Knitters on Facebook.

Teen Prime Time: Teens are invited to bring a digital camera or phone for a photo scavenger hunt from 4 to 6 p.m., Tuesday, May 15, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. See jcls.org or call 541-774-8685.

Travel Stories: History buffs and travelers Dan and Carol Nielson will give a free presentation on the history and culture of Scotland and Wales at 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 15, at the Shady Cove library, 22477 Highway 62. Call 541-878-8870 or see www.jcls.org.

Wednesday, May 16

Roman History Lecture: Ean Roby, professor emeritus at Ohlone College, will give a lecture on Roman history, the first in a three-part series, at noon, Wednesday, May 16, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. See jcls.org or call 541-774-8679.

Author Talk: Author Dennis Ellingson will discuss his book “The Lost Villages of Lost Creek,” at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Call 541-664-3228.

Lecture: Holly Hertel will present “Wolves in America,” at 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. Learn about wolf biology, population comebacks and how wolf studies are conducted. Admission is free. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.

History Lecture: Regional historian Larry Mullaly will present “Rhythms of a Summer Day” at 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at the White City library, 3143 Avenue C. Explore the interplay of railroad and civic culture on a single day at the Ashland railroad terminus in July of 1904. Mullaly will weave together the events that happened at the railroad depot and the annual Chautauqua celebration in Lithia Park. Call 541-864-8880.

Ride of Silence: The Siskiyou Velo bicycle club will host the annual Ride of Silence at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, starting from Hawthorne Park in Medford and rolling through Medford streets to Central Point and returning on the Bear Creek Greenway. The ride, supported by the Medford and Central Point police departments, commemorates bicyclists killed or injured while riding on public roads. The ride is open to people of all ages and is intended to raise awareness among motorists of cyclists using the roadways. All riders are required to wear a helmet, and lights are strongly advised. See siskiyouvelo.org.

Southern Oregon Skywatchers: The astronomy club meets at 7 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month at the planetarium at North Medford High School, 1900 N. Keene Way Drive, Medford. SOS is affiliated with International Dark Sky Society and the Astronomical League. Admission is free. See orskywatchers.org.

Thursday, May 17

Bowls of Hope Dinner: ACCESS and Options for Southern Oregon will hold a “Bowls of Hope” dinner fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 17, at the Ramada Conference Center, 2250 Biddle Road, Medford. Choose a handmade bowl created by a local potter to keep and enjoy soup prepared by area restaurants. Local bakeries will donate bread and dessert. Also look for live entertainment and silent auction. Admission is $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at ACCESS in Medford, Art in Bloom at the Art4Joy or Options of Southern Oregon booths, or see accesshelps.org. Call 541-774-4312 or 541-244-4138.

Author Talk: John Kalb will discuss his book “Keep Your Marbles: Your Game Plan for a Healthy Brain,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 17, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

Friday, May 18

Smokey Bear Storytime: Children are invited to learn about Smokey Bear and wildfire prevention at 11:30 a.m. Friday, May 18, at the Shady Cove library, 22477 Highway 62. A short activity and time to visit with Smokey will follow the storytime. Call 541-774-8679.

Medford Garden Club: The club meets at 1 p.m. the third Friday of the month at Ascension Lutheran Church, 675 Black Oak Drive, Medford. Call 541-772-0544. See Medford Oregon Garden Club on Facebook or call 541-773-6884.

Book Sale: Book sales are held from 1 to 4 p.m. the third Friday of each month at the Central Point library, 116 S. Third St. Look for new or gently-used books, DVDs and CDs. Prices are by donation and help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-664-3228 or see jcls.org.

Art Reception: Rogue Gallery and Art Center will host a reception for the exhibit “Art in Bloom,” featuring works by Darla Baack, Vera Melnyk and Kathy Morawiec, from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 18, at Rogue Gallery and Art Center, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and 5 to 8 p.m. the third Friday of every month. Call 541-772-8118 or see roguegallery.org.

Southern Oregon Social Singles: The Southern Oregon Social Singles, a social group for single, divorced, widowed, separated or never married singles ages 50-70, will host a meet and greet from 6 to 8 p.m. the third Friday of every month in the sports lounge at Lava Lanes, 2980 Crater Lake Highway, Medford. Admission is free. See meetup.com/Southern-Oregon-Singles.

Saturday, May 19

Breakfast: Biscuits and gravy, omelets, scrambled eggs, ham, sausage, potatoes, pancakes, fruit, juice and coffee are served from 7:30 to 10 a.m. the third Saturday of every month at the Medford Masonic Center, 975 N. Phoenix Road, Medford. The breakfast costs $7 or $5 for students with valid identification.

Morning Bird Walk: See and hear a variety of birds that spend their summers in the Rogue Valley at 8 a.m. the third Saturday of every month through August, at North Mountain Park Nature Center, 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Admission is free. See ashlandparksandrec.org or call 541-488-6606.

North Valley Soroptimist Garden Tour: Take a self-guided tour through six unique and lovely gardens in Central Point and Jacksonville from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 19. Admission is $20. Tickets are available from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Schoolhaus Brewhaus, 525 Bigham Knoll Dr., Jacksonville. Attendees receive a colorful booklet with descriptions and photos of each garden and a map of the tour. The garden tour is the organization’s major fundraiser for the year, and proceeds go directly to benefit women and girls in the region. Call 541-890-7490.

Spring Book Sale: A book sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Look for new or gently used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-535-7090 or see jcls.org.

Rogue Valley A’s: Model A enthusiasts meet at 9:30 a.m. the third Saturday of every month at the Royal Mobile Estates Clubhouse, 1055 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville. You don’t have to own a Model A to attend. See roguevalleyas.org.

Rogue Modern Quilters Guild: The quilting group meets from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. the third Saturday of each month for sewing, demonstrations and show-and-tell projects at Talent Town Hall, 206 E. Main St. A business meeting begins at 11:30 a.m. All levels of experience are welcome. Annual dues are $25. The first visit is free. Call 541-512-1442 or see roguemodernquilters.wordpress.com.

Historic Walking Tours: Hear about everything from old saloons to unsuccessful efforts to stop hogs and other livestock from roaming downtown markets and eating the produce when Ben Truwe leads free historic walking tours of downtown Medford from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. the third Saturday of every month. The tours start at the Southern Oregon Historical Society’s History Center, 106 N. Central Ave. To reserve a tour, call 541-773-8369.

Family Game Day: Play a variety of tabletop and video games from noon to 3:30 p.m. the third Saturday of every month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. See jcls.org or call 541-774-6994.

History Lecture: Historian Brad Irvin will present a history lecture on World War I at noon Saturday, May 19, at the Rogue River library, 412 E. Main St. Irvin’s lecture will briefly cover the course of the war starting with the major fronts in Europe beginning in July 1914 and concluding with the situation as it was in January 1918. Significant battles, military and political figures involved in the wartime decision making process, and the impact on future historical events will be considered. There will be time for questions and discussion following the presentation. Admission is free. Call 541-864-8850.

Teen Game Day: Teens can play a wide variety of table-top games and Wii video games from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 19, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Call 541-774-8685.

Contra Dance: Dances are held the third Saturday of every month at the Grove, 1195 E. Main St., Ashland. Beginners instruction begins at 7 p.m. and dancing is from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. No perfumes or scented oils, and clean bodies and clothes are encouraged. Admission is $10, $6 for students. Call 541-821-0097 or 541-482-7751 or email at info@socontra.org.

Westcoast Swing: Swing dances will be held from 8 to 11 p.m. the third Saturday of each month through August, at the Jazzercise Studio, 205 Fern Valley Road, Ste O and P, The Shoppes at Exit 24, Phoenix. Beginners’ instruction is at 7 p.m. Admission is $15 for instruction and dance or $10 for dance only. High school students get in free with student ID. See soswingdance.com or call 541-324-7981.

Sunday, May 20

Author Talk: Dr. John Kalb will discuss his book “Keep Your Marbles,” at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. See jcls.org or call 541-774-6996.

Ashland YMCA Dance: Dance to music by Al Berman and Friends from 2 to 4 p.m. the third Sunday of every month at Ashland YMCA, 540 YMCA Way, Ashland. Coffee, tea and cookies will be served. Admission is $7, $5 for youths. Children 12 and younger require adult supervision. Call 541-488-7781.

Friendship Force: Seven members of Friendship Force of Southern Oregon will describe their experiences being hosted in the homes and traveling with members of Friendship Force San Jose through Costa Rica at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at Royal Mobile Estates Clubhouse, 1055 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville. Admission is free. Call 541-896-1232 or see ffsoregon.org.

Monday, May 21

Make It Art Monday: Adults can create a variety of flower- and garden-related crafts from noon to 2 p.m. Monday, May 21, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Supplies and light refreshments will be provided. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.

Teen Movie Night: Teens can watch a movie and enjoy popcorn and goodies from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, March 19, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. The movie to be shown Monday, May 21, will be “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.” Call 541-774-6994.

Author Talk: Beth Alderman will discuss her book “Melissa’s Match: The Great Society” at 7 p.m. Monday, May 21, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

Tuesday, May 22

Brain Books Discussion Group: The group meets from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.

Quilts & Genealogy: The Rogue Valley Genealogical Society hosts Quilts & Genealogy at 1:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month at the Jackson County Genealogy Library, 3405 S. Pacific Highway, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-512-2340 or email reception.jcgl@gmail.com for information.

TED Talk: Videotaped lectures about select topics are shown at 3:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Discussion will follow. Call 541-774-8689 or see jcls.org.

Lecture: The Talent Historical Society hosts lectures from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of every month at the Talent Historical Society Museum, 105 N. Market St., Talent. Admission is free. Call 541-512-8838.

Wednesday, May 23

Smokey Bear Storytime: Children are invited to learn about Smokey Bear and wildfire prevention at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday, May 23, at the Prospect library, 150 Mill Creek Dr. A short activity and time to visit with Smokey will follow the storytime. Call 541-774-8679.

Thursday, May 24

Author Talk: Julia Seidler will discuss her book “Living With the Enemy,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 24, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

Sunday, May 27

Medford Railroad Park: The park, at Table Rock Road and Berrydale Avenue in Medford, will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. the second and fourth Sunday of every month through October. Visitors can ride diesel trains and a motor car, see unique model railroad layouts and the Hogwarts Express, send and receive telegrams, tour historical railroad equipment and more. A new butterfly garden feature has been added to the park this year and is open to visitors. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. See ci.medford.or.us.

Art Salon: Local artists will present digital images of their work and discuss the evolution of their art at 2 p.m. the last Sunday of every month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. On Sunday, May 27, art quilter Claudia Law will discuss working with fabric as a medium and present a selection her work. Call 541-774-6996.

Community Chant: Explore chants from various global traditions at 4 p.m. the second and fourth Sunday of every month at the Jacksonville Community Center, 160 E. Main St. No singing experience necessary. Admission by donation. Call 707-382-8641.

Wednesday, May 30

Smokey Bear Storytime: Children are invited to learn about Smokey Bear and wildfire prevention at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, at the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. A short activity and time to visit with Smokey will follow the storytime. See jcls.org or call 541-774-8679.

Movies and Popcorn: Free films are shown at 2 p.m. the last Wednesday of each month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Admission is free and refreshments will be provided. Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.

Siskiyou Sleuths Book Group: The book group discusses mysteries and welcomes new readers from 3 to 4:30 p.m. the last Wednesday of each month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.

Book Club: A book group meets at 6 p.m. the last Wednesday of every month at the White City library, 3143 Ave. C. Read the books, then join in the discussions. Call 541-864-8880 or see jcls.org.

Thursday, May 31

Author Talk: Bonnie Greenwell will discuss her book “When Spirit Leaps: Navigating the Process of Spiritual Awakening,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 31, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

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