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Josephine County

ALIBI TAVERN, 1220 N.W. Sixth St., Grants Pass, 541-479-2854. Saturdays, karaoke, 9 p.m.-midnight. No cover.

ART'S RED GARTER, 126 S. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, 541-592-4222.

Jan. 12-13, DJ and karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; Wednesdays, karaoke, 8 p.m.-2 a.m. No cover.

CASA AMIGA, 200 McDonald Lane, Grants Pass, 541-956-8602. Jan. 13, Howard Hori, easy listening light rock, 5:30-8:30 p.m. No cover.

CEDARWOOD SALOON, 1345 Redwood Ave., Grants Pass, 541-479-6160. Jan. 12-13, Hank Shreve Band, original blues, rock, jump, funk, soul from Eugene, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; Thursdays, open jam with AJ, 7-11 p.m. No cover.

COCINA 7 TAQUERIA, 132 Blodgett Road, Williams, 541-846-6666. Thursdays, open mic, 7 p.m. No cover.

THE G SPOT, 24099 Redwood Highway, Kerby, 541-592-5220. Thursdays, open mic with B Wishes, 7-11 p.m., no cover; Wednesdays, karaoke with Jammer Dave, 9 p.m.-midnight, no cover.

G STREET BAR AND GRILL, 125 S.E. G St., Grants Pass, 541-956-5427. Jan. 12, Kevin Selfe & the Tornados, blues, 8 p.m.-midnight; Jan. 13, Strings Broken Band, experimental jam jazz, rock fusion 8 p.m.-midnight. No cover.

THE HAUL, 121 S.W. H St., Grants Pass, 541-474-4991. Jan. 12, Monarch, psychedelic rock, 9 p.m.-midnight,; Jan. 18, open mic with Ambur Rose, 7-10 p.m. No cover.


HERB'S LA CASITA, 515 Rogue River Highway, Grants Pass, 541-476-1668. Fridays and Saturdays, Sights and Sounds DJ, modern dance music, in the Vault, 10 p.m.-2 a.m.; daily, karaoke in Shenanigans, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover; Thursdays, karaoke 3-7 p.m., no cover.

JD'S SPORTS BAR AND BREWERY, 690 Redwood Highway, Grants Pass, 541-471-0383. Jan. 12-13, Flat Patty, hard rock, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover.

THE LAUGHING CLAM, 121 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-1110. Jan. 12, Sonido Alegra, Spanish gypsy music, 7-10 p.m.; Jan. 13 Mike Brons, acoustic 70s music, 6-9 p.m. No cover.

MCGREW'S, 33105 Redwood Highway, O'Brien, 541-596-2202. Jan. 12, Jen Ambrose, acoustic originals, 8 p.m.-midnight, No cover.

MUG SHOTS, 145 N.E. Mill St., Grants Pass, 541-479-6212. Fridays, karaoke, 9 p.m.-midnight. No cover.

OLD BARN TAVERN, 2039 Redwood Ave., Grants Pass, 541-479-0222. Saturdays, karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; Thursdays, karaoke, 8 p.m.-midnight. No cover.

RIVER'S EDGE, 1936 Rogue River Highway, Grants Pass, 541-244-1182. Thursdays through Sundays, Scott Head or David Modica, acoustic rock, blues, jazz, folk guitar, 5:30-8:30 p.m. No cover.

ROYAL BARGE THAI CUISINE, 120 S.W. H St., Grants Pass, 541-474-6942. Jan. 12, Phil King, Americana covers and originals, 6-9 p.m.

THE SOUND LOUNGE, 225 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-479-0712. Jan. 12, The Undercovers, hip hop, funk, rock, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.; Jan, 13, Latin Dance Night, with DJ Fluffy, 9 p.m.-2 a.m.; Jan. 14, open mic with Ambur Rose, 8-11 p.m.; Jan. 15, Billy Don Burnes, classic country, 9-10:30 p.m.; Jan. 18, Hillstomp, punkgrass, with The Elephant opening, 8 p.m.-midnight, $10.

SPEAKEASY TAPROOM & WINE BAR, 208 N.W. Sixth St., Grants Pass, 541-450-4248. Jan. 24, Paint Night, 6 p.m., $45, advance registration at

STITCHES BAR & GRILL, 670 Fruitdale Drive, Grants Pass, 541-244-1961. Nightly, karaoke, 8 p.m.-midnight, no cover.

TAYLOR'S COUNTRY STORE, 202 S. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, 541- 592-5358. Dec. 12, B Wishes, acoustic guitar and vocals, 5:30-8:30 p.m. No cover.

WILD RIVER BREWERY AND PIZZA, 249 N. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, 541-592-3556. Jan. 13, Tim Mitchell, acoustic rock, 6 p.m.; Fridays, Jay Barley, acoustic, 6-9 p.m.; Wednesdays, open mic, 6-9 p.m. No cover.

WILD RIVER PUB, 533 N.E. F St., Grants Pass, 541-474-4456. Jan. 12-13, live comedy, with Sam Demaris and Pat Shillito, doors open at 7, show 8 p.m., $7 advance, $10 at the door; Jan. 18, acoustic jam, 6-9 p.m.; Tuesdays, Mike Brons, acoustic guitar and vocals, 6-9 p.m. No cover.

Jackson County

APPLEGATE RIVER LODGE, 15100 Highway 238, Applegate, 541-761-9353, March 7, Travelin' McCourys, bluegrass, country, $20 advance, $25 door. Doors open at 8 p.m., music at 9 p.m., unless otherwise noted; tickets at the door or online.

BAMBOO ROOM AT KING WAH'S, 1182 Court St., Medford, 541-772-1820.

Jan. 14, Avoid and Shine Bright, 7-9:45 p.m., cover.

BELLA UNION, 170 W. California St., Jacksonville, 541-899-1770. Jan. 11, Lee Stewart, acoustic, 7-9 p.m.; Jan. 12-13, Milestone in Review, 8-11 p.m.; Jan. 18, David Pinsky and Phil Newton, acoustic blues, 7-9 p.m. No cover.

THE BLACK SHEEP, 51 N. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6414. Sundays, Celtic music, 2-5 p.m., no cover.

BOOMTOWN SALOON, 105 W. California St., Jacksonville, 541-702-2252. Jan.13, Saucy, rock, 9 p.m.-midnight. No cover; Wednesdays, open mic, 7-10 p.m. No cover.

BRICKROOM, 35 N. Main St., Ashland, 541-708-6030. Jan. 12, Petunia & The Vipers, Americana, jazz, roots, 9 p.m., $10; Jan. 19, The Juniper Berries, dream pop, rock, 9 p.m., $5.

CALLAHAN'S MOUNTAIN LODGE, Interstate 5 Exit 6, south of Ashland, 541-482-1299. Saturdays through Wednesdays, Ken Hart, guitar and vocals, 6-9 p.m.; Thursdays and Fridays, John Hollis, guitar and vocals, 6-9 p.m., no cover.

CATTLEMEN'S, 108 Depot St., Rogue River, 541-582-1631. Jan. 12, The Strings Broken Band, improvisational acoustic rock 9 p.m.-midnight; Tuesdays, karaoke, 8 p.m. No cover.

CHADWICKS PUB AND SPORTS BAR, 2300 Biddle Road, Medford, 541-770-1234. Jan. 12-13, Comedy Night with opener Joshua Chambers and headliner Brad Upton, 9-10:30 p.m. $10, karaoke after comedy.

THE EDGE NIGHTCLUB & PATIO, 25 S. Riverside, Medford. Fridays and Saturdays, DJ dance music, 10 p.m. No cover.

GRANITE TAPHOUSE, 23 S. Main St., Ashland, 541-708-5055. Sundays, karaoke, 9:30 p.m. No cover.

GRAPE STREET BAR & GRILL, 31 S. Grape St., Medford, 541-500-8881. Jan. 13, Blowin' Smoke, modern country, 8 p.m.-midnight; Jan. 16, Southern Oregon Jazz Orechestra, big band, swing, 7-9 p.m. No cover.

HABANEROS, 142 N. Front St., Medford, 541-779-9770. Jan. 13, Latino Night with DJ Coco, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. No cover.

HEARSAY, 40 S. First St., Ashland, 541-625-0505. Jan. 12, Bathtub Gin Serenaders, old-time period music, 8-11 p.m. no cover.

THE HOMESTEAD PUB , 119 E. Main St., Rogue River, 541-299-0644. Jan. 13, The Spiral Kings, classic rock, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. No cover.

HOWIEE'S ON FRONT, 16 N. Front St., Medford, 541-773-5767. Jan. 12, Frankie Hernandez, reggae, Latin, funk, soul, 9 p.m.-midnight; Jan. 13, Kevin Selfe and The Tornados, blues, 9 p.m.-midnight; Thursdays, 1980s DJ dance music, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. No cover.

J'VILLE TAVERN, 125 W. California St., Jacksonville, 541-899-1170. Jan. 12, Blender, rock, 9 p.m.-midnight; Tuesdays, open mic, 7-10 p.m. No cover.

JEFFERSON SPIRITS, 404 E. Main St., Medford, 541-622-8190. Sundays, open mic with Robbie DaCosta, 7-10 p.m. No cover.

JOHNNY B'S ROCKIN' DINER, 120 E. Sixth St., Medford, 541-773-1900. Jan. 12, open jam with Black Jesus, and D. von Loko Experience, 9 p.m.-midnight, cover.

MORRTON'S, 980 Phoenix Road, Medford, 541-772-3154. Jan. 12, Dave Bernard, James Taylor standards, 8-10 p.m. No cover.

OBERON'S RESTAURANT & BAR, 45 N. Main St., Ashland, 541-708-6652. Jan.11, Sunny, 7-8 p.m; Jan. 12, Raise, instrumental, 9 p.m.-midnight; Jan. 14, The Corner Boys, 6-9 p.m.; Jan,. 15, open mic, 9-11 p.m.; Jan. 17, Fruit Juice, 9-11 p.m. No cover.

PIER 21, 841 Stewart Ave., Medford, 541-776-3263. Jan. 12-13, Gypsy Gillis, rock, blues, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; Wednesday and Thursday, open jam night, 8-11 p.m. No cover.

ROCKY TONK SALOON & GRILL, 333 E. Main St., Medford, 541-973-2887. Jan. 12-13, DJ dance music, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover; Jan. 25, Demun Jones, country, 7:30-10:30- p.m., $10, tickets at; Tuesdays and Fridays, free line dance lessons, 7-9 p.m.

SMITHFIELDS PUB & PIES, 23 S. Second St., Ashland, 541-482-7437. Mondays, Robbie DaCosta and Friends, rockabilly, blues, 8-11 p.m.; Tuesdays, karaoke, 8-11 p.m.; Thursdays, Trivia, 8-10 p.m. No cover.

THE TALENT CLUB, 114 Talent Ave., Talent, 541-535-2721. Jan. 12, The Sky System and Deep Sea, 9 p.m.-2 a.m.; Jan. 16, Rikishane, classic rock, 7-10 p.m.

WALKABOUT BREWING, 921 Mason Way, Medford, 541-734-4677. Jan. 11, January Newbie Rushmore Rally, 6:15-8:30 p.m.; Jan. 12, Jake Anderson, acoustic alt rock, pop, 6:30-8:30 p.m. No cover.

WILD GOOSE CAFE & BAR, 2365 Ashland St., Ashland, 541-488- 4103. Jan. 11, Craig Martin and Family, acoustic, 8-11 p.m.; Jan. 12, Dave Scoggin Duo, 6-8 p.m., karaoke, 8:30-11 p.m.; Jan. 13, karaoke, 8:30-11:30 p.m.; Jan. 14, Jim Quinby, 6-8 p.m., karaoke 8-11 p.m.; Jan. 15, The Sultans, 8-11 p.m.; Jan. 16, Fredericks and Warner, 8-11 p.m.; Jan. 18, Gayle Wilson Trio, 8-11 p.m. No cover.


Josephine County

SCHMIDT FAMILY VINEYARDS, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-9985. Jan. 12, David Pinsky and Phil Newton, acoustic blues, 5-8 p.m. No cover.

Jackson County

BELLE FIORE WINERY, 955 Dead Indian Memorial Road, Ashland, 541-552-4900. Jan. 11, Paul Turnipseed Trio, New Orleans jazz; Jan. 12, Mercy Duo, blues, rock; Jan. 13, Grant Ruiz and Dan Fellman, classical, flamenco guitar; Jan. 14, Savanna, country, folk-rock, soul; Jan. 17, Rod Petrone, jazz guitar; Jan. 18, Hollis Peach. Music is 5-7 p.m., unless noted No cover.

PASCHAL WINERY, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent, 541-535-7957. Jan. 13, Band du Pays, swing, 7:30-9:30 p.m., with free swing dance lesson at 7 p.m., $10.

ROXY ANN WINERY, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford, 541-776-2315. Jan. 12, State of Jeff, Jeff Kloetzel duo, plays pop, rock, folk, blues, 6-8 p.m., $5-$7; Jan. 17, Nick Garrett Powell, fingerstyle guitar, 5:30-7:30 p.m., no cover.


Josephine County

THEO CZUK, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 13, Barnstormers Theater, 112 N.E. Evelyn Ave., Grants Pass, 541-479-3557, Singer songwriter from Springfield. $15.

ACOUSTIC JAM, 6-9 p.m. Jan. 18, Wild River Pub, 533 N.E. F St., Grants Pass, 541-476-5426. Folk, bluegrass, old-time, country, jam session for pickers and singers of all levels. Free.

ANDY HACKBARTH, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 18, Grants Pass High School Performing Arts Center, Eighth and Olive streets, Grants Pass, 541-479-2199 Classical, Spanish, finger-style guitarist pays tribute to Andres Segovia through instrumental selections and short stories about his life and work. Tickets by subscription only; call for availability.

ROCK CONCERT, 6-11 p.m. Jan. 19, Eaden Ballroom, 244 S.W. K St., Grants Pass. Music by Stickup Kid (indie rock from San Jose), Everyone Leaves ( angst rock from Ohio), Save Face (emo rock from New Jersey), Everett (indie rock from Medford)., Motions (indie emo from Medford), All ages, $8, at the door.

ROGUE VALLEY SYMPHONY, 3 p.m. Jan. 21, Grants Pass High School Performing Arts Center, Eighth and Olive streets, Grants Pass, 541-708-6400. Electric violinist and composer Tracy Silverman joins the orchestra to perform his "Love Song to the Sun," plus works by Leonard Bernstein and Tchaikovsky. Tickets, $15, $22, $30, $37, $43. $15 for youth 6-22.

COMMUNITY MUSIC NIGHT, 7-9 p.m. Jan. 21, Bridgeview Community Church, 5181 Holland Loop Road, Cave Junction, 541-592-3923. Acoustic music jam. Free.

BRUCE COCKBURN 8 p.m. Feb. 2 Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316, Singer-songwriter performs folk, jazz, rock, worldbeat styles. $38 general, $48 and $58 reserved.

Jackson County

JORDAN WALKER, 7-10 p.m. Jan. 12, Jackson Wellsprings, 2253 Highway 99 N., Ashland, 541-482-3776. Singer-songwriter performs healing poetry and guitar, with local musician Sage opening. $10.

RAILROAD EARTH, 9 p.m. Jan. 16, Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St., Ashland, 541-488-7001, Rock 'n' roll, for 21 and over only. $25 advance, $30 door.

LEANN RIMES, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, Acoustic modern country, contemporary pop. $44, $50, $56,

ROGUE VALLEY SYMPHONY, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 19, SOU Music recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 20, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave. Medford, 541-708-6400. Electric violinist and composer Tracy Silverman joins the orchestra to perform his "Love Song to the Sun," plus works by Leonard Bernstein and Tchaikovsky. Tickets in Ashland, $41-$60, in Medford $20-$53, $15 for youth.

CLASSICAL DUET CONCERT, 2 p.m. Jan. 21, Jacksonville Library, 340 W. C St., Jacksonville, 541-899-1665. Classical guitarist and flutist play music by Astor Piazzolla, Jose Luis Merlin, Francois Borne and others. Free.

FIVE FOR FIGHTING WITH STRING QUARTET, 7 p.m. Jan. 21, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, Singer-songwriter John Ondrasik performs his hits with a string quartet. $29, $32, $35 general, $20, $23, $26 youth.

THREE DOG NIGHT, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 25, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, Singer-songwriter John Ondrasik performs his hits with a string quartet. $56, $$62, $68.

CUARTETO LATINOAMERICANO, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26, SOU Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 541-552-6154, Mexican-based group plays music by Brouwer, Mignone, Villa-Lobos. $33 and $38, $5 for full-time students and Oregon Trail Card holders.

SAN FRANCISCO OPERA ADLER FELLOWS GRAND OPERA CONCERT, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 5, Mountain Avenue Theater, 201 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 800-901-7173, ext. 3; singers, the resident ensemble of San Francisco Opera, perform excerpts by opera's great composers. $25 adults, $5 students.

"ROMANTIC RICHES" PIANO RECITAL, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2, SOU Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 541-552-6348, Pianists Nikita Fitenko and Laterina Zaiseva perform music by Russian composers. $20 general, free for full-time students.

SCHUBERT ENSEMBLE, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 9, 3 p.m. Feb. 10, SOU Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 541-552-6154, London-based ensemble with violin, viola, cello, double bass and piano. $33 and $38, $5 for full-time students and Oregon Trail Card holders.

Douglas County

DOUGLAS COUNTY YOUTH ORCHESTRA, 7 p.m. Jan. 23, First United Methodist Church, 1771 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, 541-23602566. Students 8 and older present winter concert.

UMPQUA VALLEY YOUTH ORCHESTRA, 7 p.m. Jan. 30, Jacoby Auditorium, Umpqua Community College, Roseburg, 541-440-4693. All-ages string orchestra gives winter concert. Free.

Northern California

GOOD CO., 7:30 p.m. Feb. 10, Crescent Elk Auditorium, 944 G St., Crescent City, Calif., 707-464-1336. Six-piece electro-swing band. $12-$18.

On Stage

Josephine County

"BULLSHOT CRUMMOND," 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 19-Feb. 4, Barnstormers Theatre, 112 N.E. Evelyn Ave., Grants Pass, 541-479-3557, A dashing WWI ace fighter pilot must save the world from a dastardly adversary and win the heart of a young lady. Tickets $15; preview is Jan. 18, 7:30 p.m., $5; pay-what-you-want night is Jan. 25.

WOMEN'S RISE UP MONOLOGUES, 7 p.m. Jan. 19, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 129 N.W. E St., Grants Pass, Tales from the Women's March of 2017, women share stories of why they marched, what they experienced and felt. Tickets by donation, starting at $15, with 70 percent of revenue going to Rogue Indivisible.

"SHOPKINS LIVE! SHOP IT UP, 7p.m. Feb. 7 Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316, Live theatrical production based on Shopkins toy brand, with storyline, pop music and video, for all ages. $24.50 general, $39.50 reserved, $100 VIP. Tickets by phone, online or at Oregon Outpost, The Music Shop, Fire River Music in Grants Pass The Music Coop in Ashland, and Musichead in Medford.

"'NIGHT MOTHER," 7 p.m.Feb. 7, Feb. 12-14, Feb. 19-21, 2 p.m. Feb. 11 and Feb. 18, Merging Rivers Zen Practice Center, 243 S.W. J St., Grants Pass, 541-761-1261, Dialogue between mother and her daughter who plans to commit suicide. $12 advance, $18 door (cash only); seating limited to 20.

Jackson County

"SPOTLIGHT ON JULIE ANDREWS," 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 12-Feb. 12, Camelot Theatre, 101 Talent Ave., Talent, 541-535-5250, Biography and music of popular Broadway and film singer and actress. $29-$32; Jan. 11 8 p.m. preview is $20.

"THE CAPITOL STEPS" 7:30 p.m. Jan. 16, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, Musical satire on Washington D.C. and the Congressional experience. $32, $35, $38.

"SINGIN' IN THE RAIN," 7 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 19-Feb. 11 Randall Theatre, 520 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville, 541-632-3258, A starlet, a leading man and a love affair that could changes lives and make or break careers. $22 premiere seating, $20 regular reserved seating, $15-$17 Thursdays, pay-what-you-want at the door for any remaining seats.

"SYLVIA," 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 1:30 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 19-Feb. 11, Collaborative Theatre Project, 555 Medford Center, Medford, 541-779-1055, A stray dog becomes a bone of contention between a husband and wife, until they learn to compromise. Tickets $25 general, $20 seniors, $18 students and children.

OREGON SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL, Feb. 23-Oct. 28, Ashland, 541-482-4331, The 2018 season opens with "Othello," "Sense and Sensibility," "Destiny of Desire" and "Henry V." Dates, times and ticket prices vary.

Douglas County

"THE ADDAMS FAMILY — A NEW MUSICAL," 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Feb. 1-25, Betty Long Unruh Theatre, 1614 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, 541-673-2125, A family of eerie misfits host dinner for their daughter's "normal" boyfriend. $6-$13.

Child's Play

Josephine County

SENSORY FRIENDLY GYM, 10 a.m.-noon Jan. 20, Grants Pass Family YMCA, 1000 Redwood Ave., Grants Pass, 541-474-0001. For children with special needs, with visits with Canine Angels, followed by open swim. Free.

W.I.L.D — WILDERNESS INTEGRATED LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT, 1-4 p.m. Jan. 21, Williams, info@williamscommunityforestproject,org. Outdoor experience for children to develop physical and social skills, love and respect for woodlands. By donation. Contact to register. Also Feb. 4. Feb. 18, March 4, March 18.

YOUNG MASTER GARDENERS, 11:30 a.m.-noon and 3-3:45 p.m. Feb. 14, Josephine Community Library, 200 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-476-0571. Kids learn about "Plants Without Seeds," such as ferns and mosses. Free; morning program for 5 and younger, afternoon for 6 and older.

BABY RHYME TIME, 11 a.m.-noon Thursdays, Grants Pass Branch Josephine Community Libraries, 200 N.W. C St., Grants Pass., 541-956-2059, 541-474-3101, ext. 232. Parents and babies up to 2 years old meet for storytime and playtime with others. Free.

FAMILIES AT PLAY, 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays, Illinois Valley Library, 209 W. Palmer St., Cave Junction, 541-592-4778. Storytime and play time for toddlers, preschoolers and older children, parent support group. Free; parents must stay with children.

Jackson County

HARRY POTTER CLUB, 1-3 p.m. Saturdays, Jan. 20-Feb. 24, Central Point Library, 116 S. Third St., Central Point, 541-664-3228. Kids 5 and older enjoy harry P{otter-themed events each week, ending with a Hogwarts House Party. Free.

KID TIME DISCOVERY EXPERIENCE, 106 N. Central Ave., Medford, 541-772-9922, Interactive exhibits and classes that promote imagination and cooperative play. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission $6-$10.

SCIENCEWORKS, 1500 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6767, Exhibits and activities related to energy, anatomy, chemistry, perception, motion, engineering, other sciences. Events: Noon Year's Eve Party, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 31. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; admission $10-$12, free for kids under 2, $2 every first Sunday.


Josephine County

ART IN THE COMMUNITY, members of the Josephine County Artists' Association show their paintings. For January: Yovette Bronson at Umpqua Bank, 1670 Williams Highway; Joan Ririe and Peggy Older at US Bank, 400 S.W. Sixth St.

GALLERY ONE AT THE MUSEUM, 229-B S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-1218. Work by gallery artists, ongoing.

GRANTS PASS BRANCH LIBRARY, 200 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-476-0571. "Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass," multi-paneled exhibit exploring slavery and abolition through the eyes of the 19th-century former slave, through Jan. 31; new mosaic paper and glass art by Bebe Keith, ongoing.

GRANTS PASS MUSEUM OF ART, 229 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-3290. Black White & The Blues art auction preview, Jan. 17-Feb.15.

ILLINOIS VALLEY FINE ARTISTS, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays, Rogue Community College Belt Building, 24353 Redwood Highway, Kerby, 541-592-6351. Artists work in all media, with Gene Drake available for lessons.

SOUTHERN OREGON GUILD GALLERY, 24353 Redwood Highway, Kerby, 541-659-3858. "Angels Among Us," artwork and gift items by guild artists, through Jan. 27.

UNTITLED 2.0, 119 S.E. Sixth St., Grants Pass, "The Geometry of Fear," drawings and paintings by Paul James Cunningham, evoking The Festival of Britain circa 1951, new ways of looking at art, architecture, music and technology, through Jan. 28.

WISEMAN GALLERY, Rogue Community College, 3345 Redwood Highway, Grants Pass, 541-956-7481. Selections from the RCC Collection, Jan. 17-Feb. 22.

Jackson County

THIRD FRIDAY ART WALK, 5-8 p.m. Jan. 19, throughout Medford. Local galleries and businesses hold receptions for art viewers. Free.

AMERICAN TRAILS, 250 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-2553. Pueblo Storyteller Pottery, through January.

ART AND SOUL GALLERY, 247 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-326-6960. Paintings by Alexis Wilson, a Phoenix High School senior, through January.

ART DU JOUR GALLERY, 213 E. Main St. Medford, 541-770-3190. Work by gallery artists, ongoing.

ART PRESENCE, 206 Fifth St., Jacksonville, 541-899-3759. "Naked Art," work by gallery artists with no matts, no frames, and "Sat It In Six," calligraphy art that tells a story in six words, by members of the Calligrapher's Guild, through Feb. 25.

ASHLAND ART CENTER, 357 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-2772. "Public Land Grab," work by Bobbi Murphy, "Walls of Ruin" by Patrick McKechnie, through January, plus work by gallery artists, ongoing.

ASHLAND NATURAL MEDICINE, 180 Lithia Way, Suite 103, Ashland, 541-414-7230. "Africa, Fashion and Photography," African garments and photographs from the Selous Game Reserve in southwest Tanzania, by Jennifer Jensen, through January.

CENTER FOR THE VISUAL ARTS, Art Building, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, 541-212-0292. ""Of the Body," camera and clay exploring body politics by Haley Summerfield; "Sofa Art," multimedia work by Southern Oregon Fine Arts students; "From Within," abstract portraits by Dewy; "Framily," black-and-white photography exploring connection and intimacy by Sherry Amoore; "Interaction," photographs exploring emotions and intimacy by Madelines Scannell; "Figure Forms," multi-media works of a live model from figure painting and drawing methods class members, Jan. 19-Feb. 14.

NIMBUS, 25 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-3621. Contemporary paintings, glass, wood, ceramics and jewelry by gallery artists, ongoing.

ROGUE GALLERY, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford, 541-772-8118. "Rogue Impressions and Beyond," paintings by Silvia Trujillo, through Feb. 2; "An Artist on the Less Traveled Road," photography by Ravindra C. Vasavada, through Jan. 5; "Human Connection," figurative oil and acrylic paintings by Karen Staal, through Feb. 16; reception 5-8 p.m. Jan. 19.

SCHNEIDER MUSEUM OF ART, Siskiyou Boulevard and Indiana Street, Ashland, 541-552-6245, "Between the Beginning and the Middle" by Anna Gray and Ryan Paulsen; "Transcending Myths" by Maria de Los Angeles; "Social Justice Continued" by Betty LaDuke; "Fierce Last Stand" by Storm Tharp, Jan. 19-March 17.


Josephine County

POETRY SHARING, 7-9 p.m. Jan. 12, Grants Pass Museum of Art, 229 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-3290. Read or listen to poems, on the theme "Friday." Free, donations welcome.

ECKANKAR BOOK DISCUSSION, 10:30 a.m. Jan. 13, Grants Pass Branch Library, 200 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-476-7648. Ongoing study of "Wisdom of the Heart" 3.

AUTHOR INNOVATIVE MARKETING, 2:30-4 p.m. Feb. 6, Brookdale Independent Living, 1357 Redwood Circle, Grants Pass, 541-643-9289,, Authors work together to promote their craft, increase public awareness, expand readership, increase sales.

CHRISTIAN WRITERS SUPPORT GROUP, noon-1 p.m. Feb. 13, All the World Christian Center, 237 S.E. G St., Grants Pass (use door between the cleaners and the church), 541-441-2955, Bring writing sample. No membership fee, donations welcome.

JOY LUCK BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP, 2-3:30 p.m. first and third Thursday, Countryside Village, 1700 Kellenbeck Road, Grants Pass, 541-476-7665. Long-time book discussion group reads and discusses one book per month; fifth Thursday is a no-host lunch outing.

Jackson County

AUTHOR TALK, 7 p.m. Jan. 11, Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-488-0029. Sharon Bauer presents "Life Eternal Love Immortal: A Medium Touched by Love." Free.

AUTHOR TALK, 7 p.m. Jan. 16, Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-488-0029. James Anderson presents his novel "Lullaby Road." Free.

AUTHOR TALK, 7 p.m. Jan. 18, Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-488-0029. Victoria Leo, author of "101 Healthy Meals in 5 Minutes or Less." Free.

AUTHOR TALK, 3 p.m. Jan. 21, Ashland Library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland, 541-774-6996. Local authors, Dr. Robin Miller and Dave Kahn, present their book "Healed."

AUTHOR TALK, 7 p.m. Jan. 22, Bloomsbury Books, 290 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-488-0029. Blair Briody presents "The New Wild West." Free.

SISKIYOU SLEUTHS BOOK GROUP, 3 to 4:30 p.m. Jan 31, Ashland Library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland, 541-774-6996. Mystery discussion group reads "Bucket Nut" by Liza Cody. Free.

SECOND TUESDAY BOOK CHAT, 5:30 p.m. Feb. 13, Medford Library, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-774-6415. Book discussion group reads "The Wright Brothers" by David McCullough. Free.

WINTER READS PROGRAM, through Feb. 14, Jackson County Libraries, 541-774-6996. Adults use reading log to record books they read or listen to, to be entered in drawing for prizes. Free.


Josephine County

FILM SCREENING, 7 p.m. Jan. 12, Williams Grange, 20100 Williams Highway, Williams, Showing of the comic allegory "The Gods Must be Crazy." Free, with popcorn; donations welcome.

GRANTS PASS WOMEN'S MARCH, 10:30 a.m. Jan. 20, Riverside Park, Grants Pass, March encouraging people to vote. Free.

OPEN HOUSE, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 20, Illinois Valley Library, 209 W. Palmer St., Cave Junction, 541-476-0571. Celebration of newly installed permanent art installation, family storytime (noon), refreshments, art craft. Free.

FAMILY FILM NIGHT, 6 p.m. Jan. 20, Grants Pass Family YMCA, 1000 Redwood Ave., Grants Pass. 541-474-0001. "Screening of the animated film "Balto." $3 or one can of food per person. Bring pillow or blanket, popcorn provided.

WINTER PEACE SPIRAL, 2-4 p.m. Jan. 21, Unity Church, 1027 S.E. M St., Grants Pass. Walk a cedar spiral, light a candle, pray for peace accompanied by harp music. Suggested donation $10-$20; money to be donated to Unity Church of Grants Pass.

"NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF FREDERICK DOUGLASS," through Jan. 31, Grants Pass Library, 200 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-476-0571. Multi-paneled exhibit explores slavery and abolition through the eyes of the 19th-century man. Free.

BLACK, WHITE & THE BLUES, 6 p.m.-midnight, Feb. 17, Floral Building, Josephine County Fairgrounds, Grants Pass, 541-479-3290, Buffet dinner, no-host bar, dinner music by Phil Newton and David Pinsky, dance music by Karen Lovely and Ben Rice, live auction of art donated by local artists, art demonstrations, silent auction. Tickets $75 or table of eight for $525.

Jackson County

WILD TRIBAL MEDICINE DANCE, 7-9 p.m. Jan. 13, Jackson Wellsprings, 2253 Highway 99 N., Ashland, 541-482-3776. Ecstatic dance with Totem. Cover.

"ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW," 7:30 p.m. Jan. 19, Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St., Ashland, 541-488-7001, Movie screening with audience participation and costume contest, followed by dancing until 1 a.m. Tickets $10.

HISTORY LECTURE SERIES, noon Feb. 7, Medford Library, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford, noon, Feb. 14, Ashland Library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland, 541-774-6996, 541-773-6536. "When Timber was King: The Rise and Decline of The Southern Oregon Wood Products Industry," the second in a year-long history lecture series called "Windows in Time." Free.

ASHLAND ROTARY CENTENNIAL ICE RINK, through Feb. 19, 95 Winburn Way, Ashland, 541-488-9189, parks.ashland, Call or go online for rink event schedule. $3.50-$4 for skating, $5-$5.50 for hockey, $2.50 skate rental.

Douglas County

ROBERT BURNS NIGHT DINNER, 5-8 p.m. Jan. 20, Seven Feathers Resort, Canyonville, 877-772-5425, Gathering of the Clans, music, poetry, libration, song, dinner, toasts, silent auction, raffle. Tickets $40.

CHALLENGE OF THE CHAMPIONS BULLRIDING, 7:30-11:30 p.m. Jan. 19-20, Douglas County Fairgrounds, Roseburg, 541-580-8901, 360-967-2337. Bullriders, bucking bulls, rodeo clowns. $14 advance, $17 door, free for ages 5 and younger.

BRIDAL BLISS WEDDING SHOWCASE, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 21, Douglas County Fairgrounds, Roseburg, 541-673-5621, Wedding exhibitors, fashion show, wine and beer tasting, food sampling, give-aways. Admission $6.

GAMING HORSE SHOW, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 3, Douglas County Fairgrounds, Roseburg, 541-672-3895, 541-957-7010. Presented by Douglas County Mounted Posse. Call for admission information.


Douglas County

SEVEN FEATHERS CASINO RESORT, Canyonville, 800-548-8461. The Brothers Reed Quartet, through Jan. 14; UFC 220 Viewing, Jan. 20; Robert Burns Night Dinner, Jan. 20; Justin Shandor as Elvis, Jan. 27; Chinese New Year Celebration, Feb. 3; Super Bowl Party, Feb. 4; The Righteous Brothers, Feb. 10; Midget Wrestling Warriors, March 17; karaoke, Tuesdays.

Portland area

SPIRIT MOUNTAIN CASINO, Grand Ronde, 800-760-7977. Keith Sweat, Jan. 13; Super Bowl Viewing Party, Feb. 4; Ann Wilson of Heart, Feb. 10; Lunar New Year Concert, Feb. 17; Howie Mandel, March 3; The Clairvoyants, March 31.

Oregon coast

CHINOOK WINDS CASINO, Lincoln City, 888-244-6665. Creedence Clearwater Revisited, Jan. 19-20; Comedy on the Coast, Jan. 26-27; King of the Cage, Feb. 3; Comedy on the Coast, Feb. 9-10; Roots & Boots Tour, Feb. 23-24; Tyler Henry, March 10; Rodney Carrington, May 18-19; comedy on the Coast, March 30-31.

MILL CASINO, North Bend, 800-953-4800. Creedence Revelation with Randy Linder, CCR tribute, Jan. 20; Burns Night Celebration and Dinner, Feb. 2; Super Bowl Viewing Party, Feb. 4; BBQ Blues & Brews on the Bay, May 26-27; South Coast Clambake Music Festival, March 8-11; BBQ, Blues & Brews, May 26-27; Comedy Night, Wednesdays; lounge entertainment, ongoing.

THREE RIVERS CASINO, Florence, 541-997-7529. Justin Shandor as Elvis, Jan. 12-14; Super Bowl Tailgate Party, Feb. 4; Swayer Brown, March 23-24.

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