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New spring exhibits featuring student artists will open with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 1, in the Art and Marion Ady buildings, on the corner of Siskiyou Boulevard and Indiana Street at Southern Oregon University in Ashland. Look for Andrew Youngblood’s collection “Entering the Infinite” in the Retzlaff Gallery; Keaton Garnett’s work “Dialectical Existence” in the Thorndike Gallery; a group exhibition of SOU student work throughout the Meyer Memorial Gallery, Boise-Cascade Gallery, Art Department Chairs Gallery and JELD WEN Gallery; and Matthew Spurlock’s “Silhouette Forest” in the Semi-Private Studios Gallery. The exhibit will be displayed through Friday, June 15.

Activities June 1-10

Friday, June 1

Center for the Visual Arts: New spring exhibits featuring student artists will open with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 1, in the Art and Marion Ady buildings, on the corner of Siskiyou Boulevard and Indiana Street at Southern Oregon University in Ashland. Look for Andrew Youngblood’s collection “Entering the Infinite” in the Retzlaff Gallery; Keaton Garnett’s work “Dialectical Existence” in the Thorndike Gallery; a group exhibition of SOU student work throughout the Meyer Memorial Gallery, Boise-Cascade Gallery, Art Department Chairs Gallery and JELD WEN Gallery; and Matthew Spurlock’s “Silhouette Forest” in the Semi-Private Studios Gallery. The exhibit will be displayed through Friday, June 15. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Call 541-621-6605.

Book Sale: A book sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, June 1, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. Look for new or gently used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-855-1994 or see jcls.org.

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.

Book Nook Sale: A book sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. every Friday at the Shady Cove library, 22477 Highway 62. Look for new or gently used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-878-2270 or see jcls.org.

Book Sale: A book sale will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, June 1, and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Look for new or gently used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.

Slopes & Trails : Slopes & Trails will hold a free meet-and-greet social at 5 p.m. Friday, June 1, at StoneRiver Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. The nonprofit organization provides social and recreational activities. See slopes.org.

Haunted History Tour: Costumed docents lead hourlong tours in Jacksonville beginning at 7 and 7:30 p.m. the first and third Friday of every month through September. The 7 p.m. Courthouse tour features brothels, epidemics, and hangings. The 7:30 p.m. Britt Hill tour shares tales of arson, saloons, and Oregon’s first Chinatown. Reservations are required by calling 541-245-3650. The tour cost is $5 per person, with proceeds benefiting Historic Jacksonville, Inc.’s preservation efforts. See historicjacksonville.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, June 2

Gold Dust Day: The town of Gold Hill will celebrate its colorful heritage all day on Saturday, June 2. A pancake breakfast kicks off the event from 7 to 10 a.m.; the Southern Oregon Runners races begin at 8 a.m. and a parade will start at 10 a.m.. The town will transform into a sea of vendor and food booths, historical and educational displays, and kid activities. Also look for gold panning lessons, Old West reenactments and live music by the Oregon Oldtime Fiddlers from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the City Park next to the library. Call 541-727-1690.

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.

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.

Central Point Artisan Market: Food and handcrafted items are available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 29 at 419 Front St., along the Artisan Corridor near Rogue Creamery in Central Point. Call 541-664-5301 or see centralpointchamber.org.

Open House: The Holly theatre will open its doors for an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at 226 W. Sixth St., Medford. See the original interior of the Holly’s auditorium before construction begins to restore the venue. See hollytheatre.org.

Living History Tour: Actors representing the early Rogue Valley Beekman family will talk about life from the late 1800s into the 1930s Depression during tours of the Beekman home beginning every 20 minutes between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. the first, second and fifth Saturday of every month through September, at the Beekman House, 470 E. California St., Jacksonville. Tour admission is $3. Call 541-245-3650 or email info@historicjacksonville.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.

Emigrant Lake Water Slide: Cool off with a ride down one of the 280-foot water slides at Emigrant Lake. Slides are open from noon to 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays beginning Memorial Day weekend. Operating days expand to Thursday through Monday from noon to 6 p.m. beginning Friday, June 15, through Labor Day. The cost to use the slide for 1½ hours is $6 on weekdays and $7 on weekends. A three-hour pass costs $10 on weekdays and $12 on weekends. See jacksoncountyor.org or call 541-774-8183.

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: Kids 11 and older can play a 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.

Author Talk: Author Jack McDermott will offer a signing and talk about his new book “The Legend of Henry Pech,” at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at Barnes and Noble Bookstore, 1400 Biddle Road, Medford. See bn.com/events or call 541-858-0203.

Sunday, June 3

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.

Jacksonville Farmers Market: The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Sunday through Oct. 15 on the grounds of the Historic Jacksonville Courthouse, 206 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville, with more than 70 booths. You’ll find local produce, fresh baked goods, naturally raised beef, local seafood, beverages, treats, prepared foods, arts, crafts and live music. Music begins at 11:30 a.m. Pets are allowed. See jville.market.

Sundays at the Farm: Visit historic Hanley Farm from noon to 4 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 2. Bring a picnic and tour the house and gardens. Also look for children’s activities, craft vendors, music and more. Admission to the farm is free. Farmhouse tours are given from 1 to 3 p.m.. Admission for the tours is $5, $3 for kids 12 and younger. On Sunday, June 3, members of the Handweavers Guild will display and demonstrates fiber arts and will have spinning wheels from the collection of Linda Lindsay on display.

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.

Author Reading: Deedie Runkel will read from her book “Scone by Scone – Tales of an Innkeeper’s Life,” at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at Barnes and Noble Bookstore, 1600 Biddle Road, Medford. Call 541-858-0203.

Trivia Fest: Test your knowledge from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at the Havurah Synagogue, 185 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Admission is $5 in advance or $8 at the door, children 12 and younger get in free. Look for door prizes, raffles and refreshments. Call 541-488-7716.

Monday, June 4

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: Coloring sessions for adults will be held 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 Kid Time! 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 kids. Call 541-772-9922 or see kid-time.org.

Ashland Garden Club: Joanie Kintscher will give a presentation on herbs—how to grow, harvest and use them at 12:30 p.m. Monday, June 4, at the Ashland Community Center, 59 Winburn Way. Admission is free and an herb-infused luncheon will be provided. See ashlandorgardenclub.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.

Pub Trivia: Family-friendly games of trivia are available from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays at 4 Daughters Irish Pub, 126 W. Main St., Medford. Participation is free, and there are prizes for winning teams. 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: Will Wilkinson will discuss his book “Now or Never: A Visionary Map for Quantum Activists” at 7 p.m. Monday, June 4, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

Cuba Film Series: The documentary film “ Cuba: The Accidental Eden, “ will be screened at 7 p.m. Monday, June 4, at the United Church of Christ, 717 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. The 60-minute film focuses on some of Cuba’s richest and most unusual natural environments and the actions being taken to preserve these areas. Admission is free. Call 541-482-8915 for information.

Tuesday, June 5

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.

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. Tuesday through Sunday. Admission is $12, $10 for ages 2 through 12 and 65 and older. Admission is $3 the first Sunday of every month. See scienceworksmuseum.org or call 541-482-6767.

Books at Noon: Readers in the group discuss various books and offer suggestions for new reads at noon the first Tuesday of each month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-535-7090 or see jcls.org.

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.

Spanish/English Conversation Group: English speakers learning Spanish and Spanish speakers learning English can attend a free conversation hour from 3 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. See jcls.org or call 541-535-4163.

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.

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.

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.

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 winning teams will receive prizes. Call 541-482-9701.

Wednesday, June 6

Bird Walk: The Rogue Valley Audubon Society leads slow-paced, 1½-mile walks at 8:30 a.m. the first Wednesday of the month at Denman Wildlife Area off Touvelle or Agate roads in Eagle Point. The numbers of different species observed by participants are entered in the Cornell Ornithological Laboratory’s eBird database. Participants will need to purchase an Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife parking permit. See roguevalleyaudubon.org for directions and information.

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.

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.

Lithia Park Nature Walks: Naturalists lead free, 90-minute walks through Lithia Park at 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays through September. 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, Dennis Ellingson will present “Gone Beneath the Waters: Lost Creek Lake Villages,” at noon Wednesday, June 6, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Learn about the villages of McLeod and Laurelhurst which existed along the banks of the Upper Rogue, but were drowned out when the Lost Creek dam and lake were put in. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.

Origami: Children can practice the art of Japanese paper folding, or origami, at 2 p.m. Wednesdays 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.

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.

Antiques Club: Southern Oregon Antiques and Collectibles Club will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, at Horton Plaza, 1122 Spring St., Medford. Speaker Patrick Ryan will give a presentation and show a variety of Beatle’s memorabilia. Call 541-613-4964 or email at tim.reuwsaat@gmail.com.

Thursday, June 7

Medford Growers Market: Fresh and organic produce, crafts and food carts are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays in Hawthorne Park, corner of East Jackson and Hawthorne streets, Medford. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

Line Dancing: Jeannette Bournival leads line dancing Thursdays at the Medford Senior Center, 510 E. Main St. Beginners are at 1 p.m. and intermediate dancers are at 1:30 p.m. Admission is $3. No partners necessary. Call 541-857-6819 or see jbournival.wordpress.com.

Spanish/English Conversation Group: English speakers learning Spanish and Spanish speakers learning English can attend a free conversation hour from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursdays at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. See jcls.org or call 541-744-6996.

Cribbage: Cribbage games start at 6 p.m. Thursdays at Twin Creeks Retirement Community, 888 Twin Creeks Crossing, Central Point. Entry is $5. Call 541-664-2611.

Stamp Club: The Southern Oregon Philatelic Society will have an auction of stamps, postal history items and collecting supplies at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 7, in the Medford First Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 607 W. Main St., Medford. All ages of collectors are welcome and refreshments will be served. Call 541-770-1689.

Dart Tournament: Dart matches for skilled and novice players start at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at The Black Sheep Pub, 51 N. Main St., Ashland. Entry is $5, and the pub will match the pot up to $50. Call 541-482-6414.

Trivia Night: Smithfields Pub & Pies hosts free trivia games from 8 to 10 p.m. Thursdays at 23 S. Second St., Ashland. Call 541-482-7437.

Game Knights: No matter what kind of “knight” you are, there is a board game to play at 8 p.m. Thursdays at The Black Sheep Pub, 51 N. Main St., Ashland. All ages welcome until 11 p.m. Call 541-482-6414.

Friday, June 8

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 short environmental lesson will be followed by the puppet show and playtime. A snack and craft or activity will follow. No late seating is allowed.

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.

Book Nook Sale: A book sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. every Friday at the Shady Cove library, 22477 Highway 62. Look for new or gently used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-878-2270 or see jcls.org.

Author Talk: Marilyn K. S. Wilbur will share from her book “I Am This, Feeling Out Loud,” at 1 p.m. Friday, June 8, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. See jcls.org or call 541-774-6408.

Silent Disco: Silent Movement will host its third annual Silent Disco in the Park from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday, June 8, 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, the plaza and beyond. Local DJs will at the band shell 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.

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.

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, June 9

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.

Doll Show: The Dolls of the Attic club will hold a doll show and sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at the Rogue Valley Christian Church, 1440 Oakdale Ave., Medford. The sale will feature dolls, bears, furniture, clothes and other related items. Also look for displays of collectors’ favorite dolls, door prizes and a raffle for a Betsy McCall doll with accessories. Admission is $2, children 12 and younger get in free.

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, June 9, the program “Oregon Trail” will focus on the 175th anniversary of the Oregon Trail. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. Call 541-826-9939 or see friendsjvillecemetery.org.

Open Studio Tours: The first Medford Open Studio Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, June 9-10. Local artists will open their studios to art enthusiasts, offer demonstrations and discuss their techniques. Admission is free. Maps are available at Rogue Art Gallery, Art du Jour, Central Art Supply and at participating studios. Start the tour at 2006 Springbrook Road, Medford, where six artists will be showing work. Call 458-225-9376.

Spring Garden Tour: The Medford branch of the American Association of University Women will hold its tenth annual Spring Garden Tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June. Tour through five private gardens in Eagle Point and Medford as well as the chalets and gardens at Eagle Point Golf Club. Tickets are $20 for adults, free for children 12 and younger, and are available at Grange Co-op locations, the Blue Door in Jacksonville, Heaven Scent Flowers and Gifts in Eagle Point, Heather Cove Gifts and Flowers in Shady Cove, Penny and Lulu’s Studio Florist in Medford and at each of the gardens on the day of the tour. Proceeds will be used for educational opportunities for local women and girls. For garden addresses see medford-or.aauw.net.

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.

Surveying Sasquatch: Doug Devine of Pacific Survey will present an original, unreleased video of an unidentified creature in the Marble Mountain Wilderness, along with forensic analysis of the footage at noon, Saturday, June 9, at the Rogue River Library, 412 E. Main St. See jcls.org or call 541-864-8850.

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, June through September, 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.

Star Party: Learn about mythology, how to locate constellations and some interesting types of objects found within these star patterns from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at North Mountain Park, 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Look through telescopes to view planets, stars and a galaxy. Admission is free but registration is required. See ashland.or.us/register or call 541-488-6606.

Sunday, June 10

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 is open at the park this year. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. See ci.medford.or.us.

Alpacas and Accordions: The 10th annual Alpacas and Accordions Celebration will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at Alpacas at Lone Ranch, 13856 Weowna Way (off Highway 234) between Eagle Point and Shady Cove. Admission is by donation of one can of food per person for the Eagle Point Food Project. Light refreshments will be served and accordion enthusiasts will play jazz, Cajun, ethnic, classical, polka, waltz and tango music. Local spinners will create yarn from alpaca fleece and tours of the alpacas will be held. Please bring a chair. Kids are welcome. Dogs are not allowed. Call 541-821-8071.

Music Presentation: Margaret Warren, instructor and licensed therapist will give a free interactive presentation “Got Music?” exploring the healing aspects of music from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. See jcls.org or call 541-774-6980.

Old-Timer Car Club: The Rogue Valley Old Timers Car Club will meet at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at the IOOF Odd Fellows Hall at 1130 Hazel St., Central Point. Membership is open to anyone with a vehicle 30 years of age or older. Club activities include tours, restoration of old cars, and general fellowship. Call 541-227-3030.

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 is necessary. Admission by donation. Call 707-382-8641.Friday, June 1

Center for the Visual Arts: New spring exhibits featuring student artists will open with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 1, in the Art and Marion Ady buildings, on the corner of Siskiyou Boulevard and Indiana Street at Southern Oregon University in Ashland. Look for Andrew Youngblood’s collection “Entering the Infinite” in the Retzlaff Gallery; Keaton Garnett’s work “Dialectical Existence” in the Thorndike Gallery; a group exhibition of SOU student work throughout the Meyer Memorial Gallery, Boise-Cascade Gallery, Art Department Chairs Gallery and JELD WEN Gallery; and Matthew Spurlock’s “Silhouette Forest” in the Semi-Private Studios Gallery. The exhibit will be displayed through Friday, June 15. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Call 541-621-6605.

Book Sale: A book sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, June 1, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at the Gold Hill library, 202 Dardanelles St. Look for new or gently used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-855-1994 or see jcls.org.

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.

Book Nook Sale: A book sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. every Friday at the Shady Cove library, 22477 Highway 62. Look for new or gently used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-878-2270 or see jcls.org.

Book Sale: A book sale will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Friday, June 1, and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Look for new or gently used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.

Slopes & Trails : Slopes & Trails will hold a free meet-and-greet social at 5 p.m. Friday, June 1, at StoneRiver Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. The nonprofit organization provides social and recreational activities. See slopes.org.

Haunted History Tour: Costumed docents lead hourlong tours in Jacksonville beginning at 7 and 7:30 p.m. the first and third Friday of every month through September. The 7 p.m. Courthouse tour features brothels, epidemics, and hangings. The 7:30 p.m. Britt Hill tour shares tales of arson, saloons, and Oregon’s first Chinatown. Reservations are required by calling 541-245-3650. The tour cost is $5 per person, with proceeds benefiting Historic Jacksonville, Inc.’s preservation efforts. See historicjacksonville.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, June 2

Gold Dust Day: The town of Gold Hill will celebrate its colorful heritage all day on Saturday, June 2. A pancake breakfast kicks off the event from 7 to 10 a.m.; the Southern Oregon Runners races begin at 8 a.m. and a parade will start at 10 a.m.. The town will transform into a sea of vendor and food booths, historical and educational displays, and kid activities. Also look for gold panning lessons, Old West reenactments and live music by the Oregon Oldtime Fiddlers from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the City Park next to the library. Call 541-727-1690.

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.

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.

Central Point Artisan Market: Food and handcrafted items are available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 29 at 419 Front St., along the Artisan Corridor near Rogue Creamery in Central Point. Call 541-664-5301 or see centralpointchamber.org.

Open House: The Holly theatre will open its doors for an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at 226 W. Sixth St., Medford. See the original interior of the Holly’s auditorium before construction begins to restore the venue. See hollytheatre.org.

Living History Tour: Actors representing the early Rogue Valley Beekman family will talk about life from the late 1800s into the 1930s Depression during tours of the Beekman home beginning every 20 minutes between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. the first, second and fifth Saturday of every month through September, at the Beekman House, 470 E. California St., Jacksonville. Tour admission is $3. Call 541-245-3650 or email info@historicjacksonville.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.

Emigrant Lake Water Slide: Cool off with a ride down one of the 280-foot water slides at Emigrant Lake. Slides are open from noon to 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays beginning Memorial Day weekend. Operating days expand to Thursday through Monday from noon to 6 p.m. beginning Friday, June 15, through Labor Day. The cost to use the slide for 1½ hours is $6 on weekdays and $7 on weekends. A three-hour pass costs $10 on weekdays and $12 on weekends. See jacksoncountyor.org or call 541-774-8183.

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: Kids 11 and older can play a 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.

Author Talk: Author Jack McDermott will offer a signing and talk about his new book “The Legend of Henry Pech,” at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at Barnes and Noble Bookstore, 1400 Biddle Road, Medford. See bn.com/events or call 541-858-0203.

Sunday, June 3

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.

Jacksonville Farmers Market: The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Sunday through Oct. 15 on the grounds of the Historic Jacksonville Courthouse, 206 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville, with more than 70 booths. You’ll find local produce, fresh baked goods, naturally raised beef, local seafood, beverages, treats, prepared foods, arts, crafts and live music. Music begins at 11:30 a.m. Pets are allowed. See jville.market.

Sundays at the Farm: Visit historic Hanley Farm from noon to 4 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 2. Bring a picnic and tour the house and gardens. Also look for children’s activities, craft vendors, music and more. Admission to the farm is free. Farmhouse tours are given from 1 to 3 p.m.. Admission for the tours is $5, $3 for kids 12 and younger. On Sunday, June 3, members of the Handweavers Guild will display and demonstrates fiber arts and will have spinning wheels from the collection of Linda Lindsay on display.

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.

Author Reading: Deedie Runkel will read from her book “Scone by Scone – Tales of an Innkeeper’s Life,” at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at Barnes and Noble Bookstore, 1600 Biddle Road, Medford. Call 541-858-0203.

Trivia Fest: Test your knowledge from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at the Havurah Synagogue, 185 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Admission is $5 in advance or $8 at the door, children 12 and younger get in free. Look for door prizes, raffles and refreshments. Call 541-488-7716.

Monday, June 4

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: Coloring sessions for adults will be held 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 Kid Time! 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 kids. Call 541-772-9922 or see kid-time.org.

Ashland Garden Club: Joanie Kintscher will give a presentation on herbs—how to grow, harvest and use them at 12:30 p.m. Monday, June 4, at the Ashland Community Center, 59 Winburn Way. Admission is free and an herb-infused luncheon will be provided. See ashlandorgardenclub.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.

Pub Trivia: Family-friendly games of trivia are available from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays at 4 Daughters Irish Pub, 126 W. Main St., Medford. Participation is free, and there are prizes for winning teams. 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: Will Wilkinson will discuss his book “Now or Never: A Visionary Map for Quantum Activists” at 7 p.m. Monday, June 4, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.

Cuba Film Series: The documentary film “ Cuba: The Accidental Eden, “ will be screened at 7 p.m. Monday, June 4, at the United Church of Christ, 717 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. The 60-minute film focuses on some of Cuba’s richest and most unusual natural environments and the actions being taken to preserve these areas. Admission is free. Call 541-482-8915 for information.

Tuesday, June 5

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.

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. Tuesday through Sunday. Admission is $12, $10 for ages 2 through 12 and 65 and older. Admission is $3 the first Sunday of every month. See scienceworksmuseum.org or call 541-482-6767.

Books at Noon: Readers in the group discuss various books and offer suggestions for new reads at noon the first Tuesday of each month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-535-7090 or see jcls.org.

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.

Spanish/English Conversation Group: English speakers learning Spanish and Spanish speakers learning English can attend a free conversation hour from 3 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. See jcls.org or call 541-535-4163.

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.

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.

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.

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 winning teams will receive prizes. Call 541-482-9701.

Wednesday, June 6

Bird Walk: The Rogue Valley Audubon Society leads slow-paced, 1½-mile walks at 8:30 a.m. the first Wednesday of the month at Denman Wildlife Area off Touvelle or Agate roads in Eagle Point. The numbers of different species observed by participants are entered in the Cornell Ornithological Laboratory’s eBird database. Participants will need to purchase an Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife parking permit. See roguevalleyaudubon.org for directions and information.

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.

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.

Lithia Park Nature Walks: Naturalists lead free, 90-minute walks through Lithia Park at 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays through September. 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, Dennis Ellingson will present “Gone Beneath the Waters: Lost Creek Lake Villages,” at noon Wednesday, June 6, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Learn about the villages of McLeod and Laurelhurst which existed along the banks of the Upper Rogue, but were drowned out when the Lost Creek dam and lake were put in. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.

Origami: Children can practice the art of Japanese paper folding, or origami, at 2 p.m. Wednesdays 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.

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.

Antiques Club: Southern Oregon Antiques and Collectibles Club will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, at Horton Plaza, 1122 Spring St., Medford. Speaker Patrick Ryan will give a presentation and show a variety of Beatle’s memorabilia. Call 541-613-4964 or email at tim.reuwsaat@gmail.com.

Thursday, June 7

Medford Growers Market: Fresh and organic produce, crafts and food carts are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays in Hawthorne Park, corner of East Jackson and Hawthorne streets, Medford. See rvgrowersmarket.com.

Line Dancing: Jeannette Bournival leads line dancing Thursdays at the Medford Senior Center, 510 E. Main St. Beginners are at 1 p.m. and intermediate dancers are at 1:30 p.m. Admission is $3. No partners necessary. Call 541-857-6819 or see jbournival.wordpress.com.

Spanish/English Conversation Group: English speakers learning Spanish and Spanish speakers learning English can attend a free conversation hour from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursdays at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. See jcls.org or call 541-744-6996.

Cribbage: Cribbage games start at 6 p.m. Thursdays at Twin Creeks Retirement Community, 888 Twin Creeks Crossing, Central Point. Entry is $5. Call 541-664-2611.

Stamp Club: The Southern Oregon Philatelic Society will have an auction of stamps, postal history items and collecting supplies at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 7, in the Medford First Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 607 W. Main St., Medford. All ages of collectors are welcome and refreshments will be served. Call 541-770-1689.

Dart Tournament: Dart matches for skilled and novice players start at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at The Black Sheep Pub, 51 N. Main St., Ashland. Entry is $5, and the pub will match the pot up to $50. Call 541-482-6414.

Trivia Night: Smithfields Pub & Pies hosts free trivia games from 8 to 10 p.m. Thursdays at 23 S. Second St., Ashland. Call 541-482-7437.

Game Knights: No matter what kind of “knight” you are, there is a board game to play at 8 p.m. Thursdays at The Black Sheep Pub, 51 N. Main St., Ashland. All ages welcome until 11 p.m. Call 541-482-6414.

Friday, June 8

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 short environmental lesson will be followed by the puppet show and playtime. A snack and craft or activity will follow. No late seating is allowed.

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.

Book Nook Sale: A book sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. every Friday at the Shady Cove library, 22477 Highway 62. Look for new or gently used books, DVDs and CDs. Proceeds help fund programs, activities and library collections. Call 541-878-2270 or see jcls.org.

Author Talk: Marilyn K. S. Wilbur will share from her book “I Am This, Feeling Out Loud,” at 1 p.m. Friday, June 8, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. See jcls.org or call 541-774-6408.

Silent Disco: Silent Movement will host its third annual Silent Disco in the Park from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday, June 8, 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, the plaza and beyond. Local DJs will at the band shell 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.

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.

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, June 9

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.

Doll Show: The Dolls of the Attic club will hold a doll show and sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at the Rogue Valley Christian Church, 1440 Oakdale Ave., Medford. The sale will feature dolls, bears, furniture, clothes and other related items. Also look for displays of collectors’ favorite dolls, door prizes and a raffle for a Betsy McCall doll with accessories. Admission is $2, children 12 and younger get in free.

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, June 9, the program “Oregon Trail” will focus on the 175th anniversary of the Oregon Trail. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted. Call 541-826-9939 or see friendsjvillecemetery.org.

Open Studio Tours: The first Medford Open Studio Tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, June 9-10. Local artists will open their studios to art enthusiasts, offer demonstrations and discuss their techniques. Admission is free. Maps are available at Rogue Art Gallery, Art du Jour, Central Art Supply and at participating studios. Start the tour at 2006 Springbrook Road, Medford, where six artists will be showing work. Call 458-225-9376.

Spring Garden Tour: The Medford branch of the American Association of University Women will hold its tenth annual Spring Garden Tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June. Tour through five private gardens in Eagle Point and Medford as well as the chalets and gardens at Eagle Point Golf Club. Tickets are $20 for adults, free for children 12 and younger, and are available at Grange Co-op locations, the Blue Door in Jacksonville, Heaven Scent Flowers and Gifts in Eagle Point, Heather Cove Gifts and Flowers in Shady Cove, Penny and Lulu’s Studio Florist in Medford and at each of the gardens on the day of the tour. Proceeds will be used for educational opportunities for local women and girls. For garden addresses see medford-or.aauw.net.

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.

Surveying Sasquatch: Doug Devine of Pacific Survey will present an original, unreleased video of an unidentified creature in the Marble Mountain Wilderness, along with forensic analysis of the footage at noon, Saturday, June 9, at the Rogue River Library, 412 E. Main St. See jcls.org or call 541-864-8850.

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, June through September, 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.

Star Party: Learn about mythology, how to locate constellations and some interesting types of objects found within these star patterns from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at North Mountain Park, 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. Look through telescopes to view planets, stars and a galaxy. Admission is free but registration is required. See ashland.or.us/register or call 541-488-6606.

Sunday, June 10

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 is open at the park this year. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. See ci.medford.or.us.

Alpacas and Accordions: The 10th annual Alpacas and Accordions Celebration will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at Alpacas at Lone Ranch, 13856 Weowna Way (off Highway 234) between Eagle Point and Shady Cove. Admission is by donation of one can of food per person for the Eagle Point Food Project. Light refreshments will be served and accordion enthusiasts will play jazz, Cajun, ethnic, classical, polka, waltz and tango music. Local spinners will create yarn from alpaca fleece and tours of the alpacas will be held. Please bring a chair. Kids are welcome. Dogs are not allowed. Call 541-821-8071.

Music Presentation: Margaret Warren, instructor and licensed therapist will give a free interactive presentation “Got Music?” exploring the healing aspects of music from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. See jcls.org or call 541-774-6980.

Old-Timer Car Club: The Rogue Valley Old Timers Car Club will meet at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at the IOOF Odd Fellows Hall at 1130 Hazel St., Central Point. Membership is open to anyone with a vehicle 30 years of age or older. Club activities include tours, restoration of old cars, and general fellowship. Call 541-227-3030.

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 is necessary. Admission by donation. Call 707-382-8641.

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