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Friday, Feb. 17
Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitarist Jeff Kloetzel will perform an acoustic mix of folk, pop and soul at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Admission is free. See www.bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Saturday, Feb. 18
Game Day at the Library: Kids 8 and older with parents, teens and adults are invited to play video games, Magic the Gathering card games and board games from noon to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at the Ashland library teen department, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. The event is free and snacks will be provded. Call 541-774-6994 or see www.jcls.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., Talent. 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.
Contra Dance: Dances are held from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. the third Saturday of each month at The Grove, 1195 E. Main St., Ashland. Dance instruction will be available at 7 p.m. On Jan. 21, calling is by Brooke Friendly and live music is by Dwyer, Lindley, Nelson and Dwyer. No perfumes or scented oils, and clean bodies and clothes are encouraged. Admission is $10, $6 for students. Call 541-488-0679 or 541-482-7751.
Bavarian Night: The ski patrol fundraising event includes skiing, snowboarding, raffles, live music by Collin & Company, food specials, a torchlight parade, fireworks and more from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at the Mt. Ashland Ski Area. Admission is $25. Call 541-482-2897.
Sunday, Feb. 19
'Noises Off': It's final dress rehearsal at the Grand Theatre for the opening of a new farce called "Nothing On," and nothing is going quite right. The set is falling apart, actors' personal dramas are turning toxic and the pressure of putting on a show is wearing on the cast and crew. OCT's production of Michael Frayne's hysterical play-within-a-play runs through April 9. Curtain is at 8 p.m. Sunday. There is a matinee at 1 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $22 for bistro seating or $36. Oregon Cabaret Theatre: First and Hargadine streets, Ashland. Tickets and information are available at oregoncabaret.com or by calling 541-488-2902. Reservations are required for pre-show dinner and brunch. Appetizers, beverages, and desserts are available without reservations. Student rush tickets are $10 and can be purchased 30 minutes before curtain.
'Calendar Girls': When a woman in a small English village loses her husband to cancer, she and her friends become determined to raise money for medical research. They decide the best way to do is give the public what it wants — a nude calendar. But instead of young models gracing the pages, the women will feature their own photographs in the calendar. There is a matinee at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $27 or $34. Rush tickets are $18 and, if available, can be purchased one hour before curtain. Camelot Theatre: 101 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets and information available at www.camelottheatre.org or 541-535-5250.
Bil Leonhart: Jazz guitarist Bil Leonhart will perform from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Admission is free. See www.bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Ben Gault: Pianist Ben Gault will perform a mix of classic jazz and swing from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Admission is free. See www.bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Ballroom Dance: Ballroom dances are from 2 to 4 p.m. the third Sunday of each month at the Ashland Family YMCA's downstairs aerobics studio at the corner of Ashland Street and Tolman Creek Road. Alan Berman will offer music for fox-trot, swing and Latin dancers and listeners. Admission is $7 or $5 for ages 19 and younger. Call 541-488-1154.
Film Presentation: Filmed performances of Judy Garland, James Brown and others plus a documentary on blues vocalist Alberta Hunter will be shown at 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, in the Meese Auditorium of the Art Building on Southern Oregon University's Ashland campus. The event is free.
Monday, Feb. 20
Tai Chi: The Ashland Senior Center offers beginning/intermediate tai chi from 9:15 to 10:45 a.m. Mondays at The Grove, 1195 E. Main St., Ashland. Sliding scale, $3-4 per session. 541-552-0698.
Library Closure: All Jackson County Library Services branches are closed Monday, Feb. 20, in observance of Presidents Day.
Logo Contest: Logo designs are sought for the 41st annual Fourth of July Run in Ashland. Submissions are due by March 1. The winner will receive $150 and five free T-shirts with the design. For guidelines, additional information and to see past logos, visit ashland.or.us/JulyRunLogo.
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 www.jcls.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.
Author Talk: Patricia Florin will discuss her book, "A Life Let Go: A Memoir and Five Birth Mother Stories of Closed Adoptions," at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 20, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St. When Florin was pregnant at age 15, her family hid her in their home and arranged to have her baby adopted. Years later, her daughter began looking for her. She shares her story and the stories of other birth mothers. Call 541-488-0029 or see www.bloomsburyashland.com.
Tuesday, Feb. 21
Recorder Group: Recorder players of all ages and skill levels can join the Recorder Group of Talent at noon Tuesdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Call 541-535-4163 or seewww.jcls.org.
Spanish-English Conversation Group: Join in the Spanish-English Conversation Group at 3 p.m. Tuesdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Chat about interesting ideas and help each other learn a new language. Call 541-535-4163 or see www.jcls.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.