Monday, Oct. 30
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.
Color Mondays: Adults are invited to express their creativity through coloring from 10 to 11:30 a.m. every Monday at the Ashland Library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Coloring supplies are provided. Call 541-744-6996 or visit jcls.org.
Children's Chess Club: Kids 5 and older are invited to join the club 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.
Memory Loss Support Group: Memory Works hosts a support group for people dealing with dementia, either themselves or a family member. There are two groups which meet at 3 p.m. Mondays through Dec. 18. One group is for memory loss patients, the other is for caregivers, family and friends. Admission is free. Advance registration is required. Call 541-292-2106
Rebecca Troon: Singer, songwriter and string musician Rebecca Troon will perform at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 30, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Admission is $15. See grizzlypeakwineryinfo.com or call 541-482-5700.
Tuesday, Oct. 31
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.
North Mountain Park & Nature Center: The Nature Center offers a variety of programs and interpretive exhibits that teach local natural and cultural history and sustainable living. Explore the park’s demonstration gardens, nature trails, pavilion, picnic and play areas. The North Mountain Park & Nature Center is next to Bear Creek at 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland. The park is open sunrise to sunset, and the nature center is open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Call 541-488-6606 or see northmountainpark.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, Nov. 1
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. 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 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday . Admission is $12, $10 for ages 2-12 and 65 and older. See scienceworksmuseum.org or call 541-482-6767.
The Brothers Reed: Singers, songwriters and guitarists Aaron and Philip Reed will play an acoustic mix of original folk and pop, along with a few choice covers, at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
House Concert: Pianist Amilton Gogy, flutist Lea Freire and sax player Harvey Wainapel will play Freire's original compositions that blend modern classical music, Brazilian choros and baiao and jazz at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1. Admission is $15 to $20. Call or text 541-531-8547 or email email@example.com for reservations and directions.
Thursday, Nov. 2
Author Talk: Author Carol Beers will talk about her novel “Over the Edge” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, at Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. Call 541-488-0029 or see bloomsburyashland.com.
Trivia Night: Smithfields Pub & Pies hosts free trivia from 8 to 10 p.m. Thursdays at 23 S. Second St., Ashland. Call 541-482-7437.
Ed Dunsavage Trio: Guitarist Ed Dunsavage, bassist Joe Cohoon and drummer Gary Hirsh will perform jazz standards and arrangements at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Friday, Nov. 3
Center for the Visual Arts: An opening reception for new fall exhibits will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, in the Art and Marion Ady buildings, on the corner of Siskiyou Boulevard and Indiana Street on the Southern Oregon University campus in Ashland. Look for Aimee Dahlin's "A Light That Never Goes Out" collection in the Retzlaff Gallery; Danielle Olsen's "My Studio" work in the Thorndike Gallery; Kelsey Goldman's photography collection "Natural States" in the Meyer Memorial Gallery; Dewy Burton's collection "Lessons" in the Boise-Cascade Gallery; John Cimperman's collection "Transcendence" in the Art Department Chairs Gallery; and Sherry Amoore's "Rainbow Warriors" collection in the JELD WEN Gallery. The exhibition will be shown through Sunday, Nov. 29. The galleries' hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Call 541-621-6605.
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 needed. Admission is $5. Call 541-535-6397 or 541-482-8249.
Hollis Peach: Roots and progressive folk duo Dan Sherrill and Jacqui Aubert will perform during “Pasta With a Purpose,” a dinner of pasta, salad and dessert, from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, in Wesley Hall at the First United Methodist Church, 175 N. Main St., Ashland. Tickets are $15 in advance and available at the Ashland Community Resource Center, No. 4, 611 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Tickets will be $20 at the door. Kids 10 and younger eat for free. Proceeds will benefit Options for Homeless Residents of Ashland. Call 541-631-2235 for information.
VOCES8: Pronounced "VOH-ches 8," the British vocal ensemble will present "Choral Dances," a program of music by William Byrd, Benjamin Britten, Sergei Rachmaninov and others — including Van Morrison and Duke Ellington — at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, in the Music Recital Hall, 405 S. Mountain Ave., on the Southern Oregon University campus in Ashland. Tickets are $33 or $28, $5 for students and Oregon Trail card holders, and can be purchased at chambermusicconcerts.org, by calling 541-552-6154 or 541-552-6348, or at the door.