Monday, Jan. 8
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.
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 Grove, 1195 E Main St., Ashland. Advanced class is from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays at the Ashland Senior Center, 1699 Homes Ave. Admission is $4. 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.
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 Feb. 26. One group is for memory loss patients, the other is for caregivers, family and friends. Admission is free. Advance registration is required and meeting location will be given upon registration. Call 541-292-2106.
Homework Hub: Children ages of 5 through 12 who need help with homework, studying and comprehension are welcome to drop in and work with small groups and experienced tutors from 3 to 5 p.m. every Monday and Wednesday at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Admission is free and one-on-one sessions are available with advanced scheduling. Call 541-774-8678.
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.
Teen Crafternoon: Artist Mary Wilkins-Kelly will instruct teens in making handmade leather journals from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. See jcls.org or call 541-774-6994.
Teen Anime Club: Teens can join fellow anime and manga fans at 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave., to watch anime, draw mini-mangas and learn origami. Call 541-774-8685 or see jcls.org.
Tuesday, Jan. 9
Spanish Conversation Group: Brush up on fluency through conversation from 10 to 11:30 a.m. every Tuesday at the Medford Senior Center, 510 E. Main St. Grammar, modismos, pronunciation and more will be addressed. Call 541-772-2273
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.
Rogue Valley Rovers: Chapter 37 of the Escapees RV Club will hold its monthly informational meeting at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, at Elmer's Restaurant, 2000 Biddle Rd., Medford. Call 541-659-7208.
Tech Talk: Tech Talks are held at 1 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Call 541-774-6996 or visit the library's reference desk to register. See jcls.org.
Children's Movies: Free films are shown at 2:45 p.m. Tuesdays at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. Free snacks will be available. Call 541-535-7090 or see jcls.org.
Sweet Adelines: The Southern Oregon Sound Chapter of Sweet Adelines International, an a cappella chorus for women, offers instruction on vocal technique, musical accuracy and showmanship. Rehearsals are from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays at Eastwood Baptist Church, 675 N. Keene Way Drive, Medford. The group, under the direction of Martha Segura, performs locally and in an annual regional competition. Call 541-595-8247 or see southernoregonsoundchorus.com.
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.
Rock Garden Society: The Siskiyou chapter of the North American Rock Garden Society meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at Lidgate Hall behind Medford Congregational United Church of Christ, 1801 E. Jackson St., Medford. Kathy Pyle will present "Wildflower Avalanches and Butterfly Blizzards: A Summer of Wonders" on Tuesday, Jan. 9. Refreshments will be served. See siskiyousummits.weebly.com or call 541-840-0929.
Wednesday, Jan. 10
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, retired local tv news anchor and historian Ron Brown presents "Getting Oregon Out of the Mud" at noon Wednesday, Jan. 10, at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Learn about Southern Oregon's roadway history, early travel and more. Call 541-774-8679 or see jcls.org.
Lunchtime Movies: A free movie will be shown from noon to 2:30 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of every month at the Medford library, 205 S. Central Ave. Refreshments will be provided. See jcls.org or call 541-774-8679.
Trivia Night: Howiee's on Front hosts Trivia games from 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays at 16 N. Front St., Medford. Call 541-773-5767.
David Pinsky and Phil Newton: The guitar and harmonica duo will play original '60s-style Chicago blues duets from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see bellefiorewine.com.
Rick Millward: Singer, songwriter and rhythm guitarist Rick Millward, bassist John Galloway and percussionist Mike Whipple will play a mix of original music and classic and contemporary rock and pop from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3283 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.