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.
Climate Meeting: Southern Oregon Climate Action Now will host a general meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. The meeting will be devoted to a consideration of ideas for action to achieve the passage of the Clean Energy Jobs Bill. Admission is free. See socan.info
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.
cnVOCES8: 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.
Saturday, Nov. 4
Community Market: An indoor and outdoor community market is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of each month at the Bellview Grange, 1050 Tolman Creek Road, Ashland. Produce, art, crafts, housewares, yard-sale items and other goods are available. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Talent Garden Club: The club meets the first Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to noon at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Email email@example.com.
Rod Petrone: The classical guitarist will play a mix of music from Brazil, Latin America and France, along with his own arrangements of Italian compositions at 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, 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.