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 email@example.com for information.
House Concert: Michal Palzewicz and Pat O'Scannell will play early viola da gamba music at 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, at a house concert in Ashland. Tickets are $20 to $25. Reservations and directions are available by calling 541-482-9757 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Sunday, Nov. 5
Jefferson Baroque Showcase: San Francisco baroque violinist Michael Sand and Jefferson Baroque Orchestra's harpsichordist Margret Gries will perform "Back to Bach," a program of seldom-heard sonatas by J.S. Bach, at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5, at the United Church of Christ, 717 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. Admission is $15; $10 for seniors. Age 18 and younger and Oregon Trail card holders get in free.
Craig Wright Band: Singer, songwriter and guitarist Craig Wright, singers Savannah True Randall and Laynie McCartney and bassist Jeff Addicott will perform at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5, 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.
'People for Puerto Rico Benefit Concert': The Alice DiMicele Band, with Vince Herman of Leftover Salmon, rock bands L.E.F.T. and The Rogue Suspects, and bluegrass band 33 String Drive — along with a lineup of Rogue Valley talent featuring duo Inger Jorgensen and Paul Turnipseed, Phoenix Sigalove, Diane Patterson, duo B Wishes and Jack Hopfinger, Frankie Hernandez, Bishop Mayfield, Shybo Torres and Marc Gostnell — will join forces from 5 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5, at the Historic Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St. The event is open to all ages, and there will be a designated area with adult beverages. Admission is a minimum of $20, and there will be raffles for a guitar, music, massage certificates and more. Proceeds will benefit victims of Hurricane Maria. Email email@example.com for information.
Monday, Nov. 6
Library Story Time: Story times for babies, toddlers and children are available Mondays through Fridays at all Jackson County library branches. See jcls.org.
Tai Chi for Seniors: Tai Chi for adults 50 and older is held from 9:15 to 11 a.m. Mondays for beginners at the Ashland Senior Center, 1699 Homes Ave. Advanced class is from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays at the center. Admission is $4. Call 541-488-5342.
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.
Tuesday, Nov. 7
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.
Books at Noon: The readers group discusses various books and offers suggestions for new reads at noon the first Tuesday of each month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6996 or see jcls.org.
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.
Tuesday Afternoon Knitters: Knitters, crocheters and tatters of all skill levels can gather to learn from each other, 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 see Tuesday Afternoon Knitters on Facebook.
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. 8
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.
History Lecture: Part of the "Windows in Time' history lecture series, local historian Lina Cordia presents "The Fruits of their Labors: the Bracero Program in Southern Oregon" at noon Wednesday, Nov. 8, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Learn about the history of the Bracero Program, a series of bi-national agreements between the U.S. and Mexican governments that contracted Mexican laborers to work primarily in American agriculture from 1942 to 1964. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.
Bear Creek Jazztet: Pianist Ben Gault will play "pre-bop" improvisational jazz at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane (off Dead Indian Memorial Road), Ashland. Gault's list of favorite composers includes W.C. Handy, Jelly Roll Morton, Fats Waller, Duke Ellington and Harold Arlen. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Ari and Mia Friedman: This band featuring sisters Ari and Mia Friedman will perform early folk, Americana and music inspired by southern and northeastern fiddle music traditions at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Admission is $15. Call 541-482-5700 or see grizzlypeakwinery.info.