Saturday, Aug. 26

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 downtown Plaza businesses that runs next to Ashland Creek in Ashland. Call 541-301-9811 or see lithiaartisansmarket.com.

Festival Noons: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host a panel, Wilson’s Words: Poet and Playwright, from noon to 1 p.m.Saturday, Aug. 26, at Carpenter Hall on the OSF campus, 44 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Admission is $12, $8 for ages 6 through 17. Call 541-482-4331 or see www.osfashland.org

Waggin’ Tales Used Book Sale: Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS ) “Pay What You Want” for books fundraiser will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26 , and noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27 at Jackson County Animal Services, 5595 S. Pacific Highway (99) in Phoenix. Book purchases (cash or check) support FOTAS programs.

Ashland Rocks! Gem & Mineral Show: Look for crystals, minerals, fossils, hand-crafted jewelry and exotic natural stone beads from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, at the Ashland Rocks! Gem and Mineral Show in Wesley Hall of First United Methodist Church, 175 N. Main St. Admission is $2, kids 12 and younger get in free. Call 541-621-2558 or see scottsrocks.com.

Delgani String Quartet: The quartet — violinist Jannie Wei and Wyatt True, violist Kimberlee Uwate and cellist Eric Alterman — will perform works by Dvorak, Lou Harrison and a new piece by Benjamin Krause inspired by the Cascade Mountains at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Krause’s work is part of Delgani’s “Cascade Quartet Project,” a multi-year endeavor to create a video documentary about the Oregon Cascades in collaboration with the Cascade Geographic Society. Tickets are $20 in advance and can be purchased at the winery. Tickets will be $25 at the door, $10 for students. See grizzlypeakwinery.info or call 541-482-5700.

Stolen Moments: Guitarists Dan Fellman and Conny Lindley and upright bassist Walter Lindley will perform a mix of jazz and flamenco at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Admission is free. See www.bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Sunday, Aug. 27

Festival Noons: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host a free Park Talk from noon to 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, in the Bill Patton Garden on the OSF campus, 15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. OSF wardrobe supervisor Ann Stephens will speak. Call 541-482-4331 or see osfashland.org.

Son Ravello: Aka Mysha Caruso, singer, songwriter and guitarist, will perform from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, 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.

Rogue Rage Duo: Harmonica and slide guitar duo Harpo DeRoma and Dan Tiller will perform Delta-style original blues from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, 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.

ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum: The museum features a variety of interactive science exhibits at 1500 E. Main St., Ashland. Admission is $2 the first Sunday of every month. See upcoming events, shows and activities at scienceworksmuseum.org. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily through Labor Day. Admission is $12 for age 13 and older, $10 for ages 2-12 and 65 and older. Active duty military members can show military identification and receive free admission for themselves and their families through Sept. 4 as part of the National Endowment for the Arts' Blue Star Museum program. See scienceworksmuseum.org or call 541-482-6767.

Monday, Aug. 28

Library Story Time: Story times for babies, toddlers and children are available Mondays through Fridays at all Jackson County library branches. See 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.

Children's Chess Club: Kids 5 and older are invited 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.

Tuesday, Aug. 29

Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market: Fruits and vegetables, crafts, specialty foods, drinks and more 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.

Festival Noons: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host a free Park Talk from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29, in the Bill Patton Garden on the OSF campus, 15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. OSF company trainee actor Galen Molk will speak. Call 541-482-4331 or see osfashland.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.

Wednesday, Aug. 30

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.

Lucille Ball Movies: Free movies starring the famous redhead will be shown at 2 p.m. Wednesdays at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Refreshments will be served. Call 541-535-4163 or see jcls.org.

Free Movies: Films are shown at 2 p.m. the last Wednesday of each month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Free popcorn will be served. This month's movie is "The Lost City of Z". Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.

lhFestival Noons: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host a panel, Wilson's Words: UNIVERSES on "UniSon," from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30, at Carpenter Hall on the OSF campus, 44 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Admission is $12, $8 for ages 6 through 17. Call 541-482-4331 or see osfashland.org

lhSiskiyou Sleuths Book Group: The book group discusses interesting 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. The June 28 book will be “Cold Storage, Alaska” by John Straley. Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.