Saturday, Feb.17

Rogue Modern Quilters Guild: The quilting group meets from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. the third Saturday of each month for sewing, demonstrations and show-and-tell projects at Talent Town Hall, 206 E. Main St. A business meeting begins at 11:30 a.m. All levels of experience are welcome. Annual dues are $25. The first visit is free. Call 541-512-1442 or see

Book Signing: Author Chole Winston will offer a Book signing for her first five novels, featuring Briana Fraser, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Stratford Inn, 555 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. See

Low-cost Pet Vaccines: Bring your cat or dog to the Jackson County Animal Shelter, 5595 S. Pacific Highway. Phoenix, Saturday, Feb. 17, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to get them vaccinated. Vaccinations are $10 each. Nail trims are also available for $5. This is a cash-only clinic and all pets must be at least 8 weeks old and in good health. Call 541-774-6654.

Library Crafternoon: Design and create a stuffed fabric kitten from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. All materials for this simple hand-sewing project will be provided, along with refreshments. Admission is free. See or call 541-535-7090.

Family Game Day: Families can play a variety of tabletop and video games from noon to 3:30 p.m. the third Saturday of every month at the Ashland library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. See or call 541-774-6994.

Bavarian Night at Mt. Ashland Ski Resort: The annual fundraiser for Mt. Ashland Ski Patrol will include a raffle, live music and fireworks on Saturday, Feb. 17. The raffle and auction will be from 4 to 8 p.m., and live music by Collin Braley and Company will be from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Fireworks will start at 9 p.m. Admission to the event is free. Food, beverages and Mt. Ashland T-shirts will be available. See

Jeff Kloetzel: The singer, songwriter and guitarist will play an acoustic mix of folk, blues and soul from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see

Band du Pays Swing: The band — singer Kacie Bower, sax and clarinet player Stephen Gagné, percussionist Jenny Gray, guitarist Tony Brussat and upright bassist Merrill Smith — will perform a mix of swing music for dancing from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at Paschal Winery, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent. Evergreen Ballroom's Jacob Jagger will offer East Coast swing dance lessons at 7 p.m. Admission is $10. For reservations, call 541-535-7957.

Sunday, Feb. 18

Ice Skating: The Ashland Rotary Centennial Ice Rink will be open every day through Feb. 19. Skate rentals, snacks and hot drinks are available. Call 541-488-9189 or see for schedule and admission information.

Ashland YMCA Dance: Dance to music by Al Berman and Friends from 2 to 4 p.m. the third Sunday of every month at Ashland YMCA, 540 YMCA Way, Ashland. Coffee, tea and cookies will be served. Admission is $7, $5 for youths. Children 12 and younger require adult supervision. Call 541-488-7781.

Discussion Group: Jennifer Matthews will be holding a discussion group from 2 to 4:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 18. The topic to be explored will be "Laughing Matters: What Laughter Teaches Us About Living and Dying." This will be the first in a series of workshops, "Seeing Death in a  Different Light." $18 and registration is required. To register or for more information about the series, see or call 802-318-6901.

Tim Church: The guitarist will play the music of Bach, Broadway, Brazil and beyond from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18, at Belle Fiore, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland. Admission is free. Call 541-552-4900 or see

'Beatles vs. Stones: A Musical Showdown': Beatles and Rolling Stones tribute bands — Abbey Road and Satisfaction — will face-off at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18, at the old Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St. A string quartet from South Medford High School will join the bands for seven songs: "Eleanor Rigby," "Yesterday," "A Day in the Life," "Hello Goodbye," "Hey Jude," "As Tears Go By" and "Ruby Tuesday." The bands will play alternating sets before they come together for an encore. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 the day of the show, and can be purchased at The show is open to all ages.

Monday, Feb. 19

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 can express their creativity through coloring from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays at the Ashland Library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd. Coloring supplies will be provided. Call 541-744-6996 or visit

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.

Presentation: Astrology in Ashland will present a talk by Deva Green, "The South Node in Evolutionary Astrology," at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at the Hidden Wellness Springs, 1651 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. See or call 541-482-8988.

Film Screening: Dragonfly Transitions, Southern Oregon University’s Department of Psychology, Student Health and Wellness Center and The Romeyn Collective will present a onetime screening of “Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety” at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, in the Rogue River Room of SOU's Stevenson Union, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland. The 56-minute film and virtual reality experience explores anxiety, its causes, effects and what society can do about it. Admission is free. The screening will conclude with a panel of local health professionals to answer questions. Call 541-850-0841, ext. 1109.

 Spencer and Rains: Kansas fiddler Tricia Spencer and Texas fiddler Howard Rains will perform instrumental harmonies and old-time folk music steeped in tradition at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Admission is $20. See or call 541-482-5700.