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Many entertainment venues are closed indefinitely in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Others are subject to last-minute scheduling changes due to air quality and fire danger. Call before heading out.


Josephine County

BLONDIE'S BISTRO, 226 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-0420. Sept. 27, Sangria Party, with rock, pop and soul music by Redwood Empire, 6-9 p.m. No cover.

BOHEMIAN BAR & BISTRO, 233 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-471-7158. Sept. 120, Seth Brown, acoustic Americana, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. No cover.

FLESPY'S BAR & GRILL, 670 Fruitdale Drive, Grants Pass, 541-244-1678. Wednesdays and Fridays, karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. No cover.

GALICE RESORT, 11744 Galice Road, Galice, 541-476-3818. Sept. 18, Sonny K, Hawaiian ukulele, 4-8 p.m.; Sept. 19, The Roadsters, classic rock, 5-9 p.m.; Sept. 20, Saucy, rock, pop, 4-8 p.m. No cover.

GOODNESS GRACIOUS CAFE, 221 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-956-4116. Sept. 18, Band of Brothers, acoustic variety, 6-8:30 p.m. No cover.

MUG SHOTS, 145 N.E. Mill St., Grants Pass, 541-479-6212. Fridays, karaoke, 6-9:30 p.m., no cover, mic covers $2.

OLD BARN TAVERN, 2039 Redwood Ave., Grants Pass, 541-479-0222. Thursdays and Saturdays, karaoke, 7-10 p.m. No cover.

RIVER'S EDGE, 1936 Rogue River Highway, Grants Pass, 541-244-1182. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, Scott Head or David Modica, acoustic rock, blues, jazz, folk guitar, 5:30-9 p.m. No cover.

SHENANIGANS AT HERB'S, 515 Rogue River Highway, Grants Pass, 541-476- 1668. Fridays and Saturdays, Krank It Up Karaoke, 6-10 p.m.; Thursdays, karaoke 4-10 p.m., no cover.

THE 238 BAR, 1620 Williams Highway, Grants Pass, 541-507-1447. Wednesdays, DJ dance music, 7-10 p.m., no cover.

WEEKEND BEER COMPANY, 550 S.W. Sixth St., Suite G, Grants Pass, 541-507-1919. Sept. 19, Pumpkin Pottery, noon, $60, includes supplies and a drink, reservations required; Oct. 4, Beer & Yoga, all levels, 11 a.m.-noon, $20.

WILD RIVER BREWERY AND PIZZA, 249 N. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, 541-592-3556. Wednesdays, open mic, 6-9 p.m. No cover.

WILD RIVER BREW PUB, 533 N.W. F St., Grants Pass, 541-474-4456. Sept. 19, Nick Garret-Powell, one man band, originals, electronic loops, 6-9 p.m.; Wednesdays, open mic with Gary Margason, 6-9 p.m.; Sundays, family friendly pub trivia with digital "Jeopardy," 6-7:30 p.m. No cover, limited seating, reservations recommended.

Jackson County

BAYBERRY INN, 1438 N, Main St. Ashland, 541-488-1252. Sept. 20, The Brothers Reed, acoustic indie folk pop, 5-7 p.m., $20, advance.

THE BLACK SHEEP, 51 N. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6414. Sept. 19, Dangerous Lee and the Rattlin Three, punkabilly, psychobilly, 8 -10 p.m.; Sept. 20, Redwood Empire, rock, pop, soul, 7-9 p.m.; Wednesdays, Pub Trivia, 7 p.m; Sundays. Celtic music, 2-5 p.m. No cover.

BRICKTOWNE BREWING COMPANY, 44 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-973-2377. Sept. 19, Seth Hansson, acoustic variety, 6-8 p.m.; Mondays, trivia, 7 p.m. No cover.

CALLAHAN'S MOUNTAIN LODGE, Interstate 5 Exit 6, south of Ashland, 541-482-1299. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, John Hollis, guitar and vocals, 6-9 p.m. No cover.

COMMON BLOCK BREWING, 315 E. Fifth St., Medford, 541-326-2277.

THE COPPER PLANK, 454 Highland Drive, Medford, 541-779-4031. Oct. 2, Nat Miller, acoustic variety, 6-8 p.m.; Oct. 13, Adrian Crowfly, acoustic neo-folk, classic rock, 6-9 p.m. No cover.

DOWNTOWN MARKET CO., 123 E. Main St., Medford, 541-973-2233. Sept. 18 and 20, Nick Garrett-Powell, acoustic variety, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sunday. No cover.

GRAPE STREET BAR & GRILL, 31 S. Grape St., Medford, 541-500-8881. Sept. 17, Sonny Kanahele, Hawaiian ukulele, 7-9 p.m.; Sept. 18, Beyond the Tide with Joshua Gibson, rock, funk,, 7-10 p.m.; Sept. 19, Saucy, rock, pop, 7-10 p.m.; Sept. 24, Jared Gutridge, acoustic variety, 7-9 p.m. No cover, reservations suggested.

INDIGO GRILL, 7360 Highway 238 Jacksonville 541-702-2320. Sept. 27, The Brothers Reed, acoustic indie folk pop, 5:30-8:30 p.m. No cover.

JOHNNY B'S ROCKIN' DINER, 120 E. Sixth St., Medford, 541-773-1900. Sept. 24, Carl Lee and Marc Yaffee, comedy, 6-9 p.m., $50 includes one drink ticket, to benefit the Home Foundation; Sept. 25, Chains of Blemont and Phenom, thrash metal, 7:30 p.m., no cover; Tuesdays, open mic and jam, music, poetry, comedy, spoken word, 8 p.m., no cover.

THE ROGUE GRAPE, 36 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-622-8622. Sept. 17, Danielle Kelly & Greta Gardiner, jazz, pop, 6-8 p.m.; Sept. 18, Dan Doshier, acoustic old country, soft rock, 6-8 p.m. No cover, reservations recommended.

TAP & VINE at 559, 559 Medford Center, Medford, 541-500-1632. Sept. 20, Mostly Harmless, eclectic rock, pop, 5-7 p.m. No cover.


Josephine County

AUGUSTINO ESTATE VINEYARDS, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-1881. Sept. 19, David Cahalan, acoustic variety, 2-5 p.m. No cover.

AUGUSTINO ESTATE VINEYARDS, 400 Brown Road, O'Brien, 541-596-2818. Sept. 20, David Cahalan, acoustic variety, 2-5 p.m. No cover.

SCHMIDT FAMILY VINEYARDS, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-9985. Sept. 18, live music, 5-8 p.m. No cover.

TROON VINEYARD, 1475 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-9900. Sept. 20, Seth Hansson, acoustic guitar and vocals, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. No cover., reservations recommended; Sept. 26, Harvest Celebration, music, food truck, no cover, reservations recommended.

Jackson County

ANCHOR VALLEY WINE CELLAR, 150 S. Oregon St., Jacksonville, 541-702-2355. Sept. 18, Dark Eyes Duet, Dayton Mason and Greta Gardiner play gypsy jazz guitar, 6-8 p.m.; Sept. 19, Seth Brown, acoustic Americana, 6-8 p.m. No cover, reservations suggested.

BELLE FIORE WINERY, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland, 541-552-4900. Sept. 17, Seth Brown, singer songwriter,; Sept. 18, Jeff Kloetzel, acoustic variety; Sept. 19, The Rogue Suspects, rock. blues, funk, $5; Sept. 20, Rod Petrone, classical guitar; Sept. 23, Dark Eyes Duet, gypsy jazz duo; Sept. 24, Shone Swing Duo, vintage jazz. Music is 5:30-7:30 p.m. No cover, unless otherwise noted.

DAISY CREEK VINEYARD, 675 Shafer Lane, Jacksonville, 541-899-8329. Sept. 18, Charles Guy, gypsy jazz, flamenco guitar, 5-7 p.m. Sept. 20, Marshall Thompson, acoustic variety, 1:30-4:30 p.m. No cover.

DANCIN' VINEYARDS, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford, 541-245-1133. Sept. 23, Allison Scull & Victor Martin, acoustic jazz-soul; Sept. 24, Shae and Jenni, jazz, rock. Music is 5:30-7:30 p.m. No cover.

DUNBAR FARMS, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford, 541-414-3363. Sept. 18, Shireen Amini, conscious music, 5:30-7:30 p.m., no cover; Sept. 20, Jeff K & The Overtones, feel-good funk, 3-5 p.m., $7 advance.

GRIZZLY PEAK WINERY, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland, 541-482-5700. Sept. 19, Michael Palzewicz Trio, familiar and new music on cello, violin, guitar, banjo, percussion, 3-5 p.m., by donation, reservations required; Sept. 20, "A Walk in the Woods," play reading, 2 p.m., $25 advance reservations.

LEDGER DAVID CELLARS, 245 N. Front St., Central Point, 541-664-2218. Sept. 25, The Brothers Reed, acoustic indie folk pop, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

NAUMES SUNCREST WINERY, 1950 Suncrest Road, Talent, 541-608-1755. Sept. 19, Paul Turnipseed, acoustic variety, 2-5 p.m. No cover.

PASCHAL WINERY, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent, 541-535-7957. Sept. 20, Dayton Mason and Greta Gardiner, gypsy jazz, 3:30-5:30 p.m. No cover.

RELLIK WINERY, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point, 541-499-0449. Sept. 18, Seth Brown, acoustic Americana, 5-7 p.m.; Sept. 19. Not Too Shabby, jazz, blues, pop, contemporary, 4-6 p.m.; Sept. 20, David Pinsky & Phil Newton, acoustic blues, 1-3 p.m. No cover.

ROXYANN WINERY, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford, 541-776-2315. Sept. 18, Saucy, rock, pop, 6-8 p.m., $5-$7; Sept. 19-20, Fall Wine Club Release, with music by The Giantess and Jen Ambrose, noon-6 p.m., reservations required; Sept. 23, Seth Brown, acoustic Americana, 5-7 p.m., no cover. Reservations recommended.

SOUTH STAGE CELLARS, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville, 541-899-9120. Sept. 18, Steve Shine Jazz Duo, jazz; Sept. 19, Alissa Weaver & Pacifica; Sept. 23, Jeff Kloetzel, acoustic variety. Music is 6-8 p.m. No cover, reservations suggested.

TRIUM WINES, 203 E. Main St., Talent, 541-625-9100. Sept. 18, Mostly Harmless Trio, eclectic rock pop, 5-7 p.m. No cover,


Josephine County

— POSTPONED — SULTANS OF STRING, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 26, Grants Pass High School Performing Arts Center, Eighth and Olive streets, Grants Pass, 541-479-2199, Fusion of Celtic, flamenco, gypsy and Arabic rhythms. Tickets to six-concert season by subscription, $75 adults, $10 students, $160 family.

— CANCELED — ROGUE VALLEY SYMPHONY, September, October and November concerts, Grants Pass High School Performing Arts Center, Grants Pass, 541-708-6400,

ROBERT CRAY BAND, 8 p.m. Nov. 7, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316, Tom Petty tribute band featuring Bret Levick, Alice DiMicele, Gene Black, Matthew Krimelman, Nick Kirby and Mark Thomas, for 21 and older. $45 general, $55 and $65 reserved.

BILLIE HOLIDAY PROJECT, 8 p.m. Jan. 8, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316, Stella Heath performs the music of Billie Holiday, for ages 21 and older. $20 general, $25 and $30 reserved.

JONNY LANG, 8 p.m. Jan. 27, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316, Blues, for 21 and older. $45 general, $55 and $65 reserved.

Jackson County

CABARET SERIES: PHANTOM TO FLEETWOOD — THE MUSIC THAT MADE ME, 8 p.m. Sept. 17, Sept. 23, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, Carrie Lyn Brandon sings the music that inspired her. Call for tickets.

CABARET SERIES: DANIELLE KELLY SOUL PROJECT UNPLUGGED, 8 p.m. Sept. 18-19, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, Retro and neo soul music by a popular Rogue Valley band. Call for tickets.

CABARET SERIES: DARK EYES DUET, GYPSY JAZZ WITH GRETA GARDINER AND DAYTON MASON, 1 p.m. Sept. 20, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, Music of the 1940s. Call for tickets.

ALMEDA FIRE FUNDRAISER PORCH CONCERT, 3-6 p.m. Sept. 20, The Miners' Bazaar, 235 E. California St., Jacksonville, 541-702-2380. Music by Lily Jo's Revolution, by donation for community fire relief fund.

CABARET SERIES: DANIELLE KELLY AND GRETA GARDINER,. 8 p.m. Sept. 24, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, Two Southern Oregon vocalists perform Motown covers and other feel-good music. Call for tickets.

CABARET SERIES: JARED FREIBURG — VAGABOND TRIO, 8 p.m. Sept. 25, 1 and 8 p.m. Sept. 26, 1 p.m. Sept. 27, 8 p.m. Oct. 2, 1 and 8 p.m. Oct. 3, 1 p.m. Oct. 4, 8 p.m. Oct. 9, 1 p.m. Oct. 10-11, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, Music of the 1950s and '60s, new rock, rockabilly. Call for tickets.

CABARET SERIES: MERCURY RISING, Sept. 30, Oct. 1, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, One-woman show with Courtney Freed serving up vocal-driven jazz arrangements. Call for tickets.

— CANCELED — ROGUE VALLEY SYMPHONY, September, October and November concerts, Craterian Theater, Medford, SOU Music Recital Hall, Ashland, 541-708-6400,

GARRICK OHLSSON, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1, livestreamed through Oregon Center for the Arts, Pianist performs works of Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, others. Tickets $20

CABARET SERIES: A TRIBUTE TO THE LIFE AND MUSIC OF PATSY CLINE, 8 p.m. Oct. 7, 1 and 8 p.m. Oct. 8, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, Livia Genise brings Cine's music to life. Call for tickets.

CABARET SERIES: NOEL & COLE: COCKTAILS FOR TWO, 1 p.m. Oct. 10, 1 p.m. Oct. 17, 1 p.m. Oct. 24, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, The songs of Noel Coward and Cole Porter. Call for tickets.

CABARET SERIES:THESE ARE MY NICE UNDERWEAR, 8 p.m. Oct. 14-15, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, Comedian, singer, actor Eleise Moore takes a comical journey through her life experiences. Call for tickets.

CABARET SERIES: GET IT WHILE YOU CAN - THE MUSIC OF JANIS JOPLIN, 8 p.m. Oct. 16-17, 1 p.m. Oct. 18, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, Kristen Calvin and a live band relive the magic of the 1960s. Call for tickets.

THE MODERN GENTLEMEN, 7 p.m. May 28, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, Four-part harmony. $30-$35.


Josephine County

"CHARLOTTE'S WEB," 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, through Sept. 27, Barnstormers Theatre, 112 N.E. Evelyn Ave., Grants Pass, 541-479-3557, Family friendly story about the unlikely friendship between a pig and a spider. Live shows to groups of 8-12 people for $180; livestream tickets $12 for singles, $50 for groups of showtix4u.

PREACHER LAWSON, 8 p.m. Dec. 17, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316, Stand-up comedy, for all ages. $38.

"DINNER TO DIE FOR, 6 p.m. Saturdays, Cynthia's Home Sweet Home, 1038 N.W. Sixth St., Grants Pass, 541-479-5953. Interactive murder mystery dinner theater. $30, reservations, face masks required.

Jackson County

"BACK TO BROADWAY," 7:30 p.m. Sept. 18-19, Sept. 25-26, 1:30 p.m. Sept. 20 and Sept. 27, Collaborative Theatre Project, 555 Medford Center, Medford, 541-779-1055. Show tunes from the 1970s. All seats $25, reserve tickets by phone; face coverings required.

— POSTPONED — AN R-RATED MAGIC SHOW, 8 p.m. Sept. 18, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, Comedy and Magic for 18 and older. $26, $34, $42.

"CURIOUS GEORGE," 11 a.m. Sept. 19-20, Sept. 26-27, outdoors on the plaza, 555 Medford Center, Medford, 541-779-1055. A bilingual (English and Spanish) children's theater performance. Free.

"A WALK IN THE WOODS," 2 p.m. Sept. 20, Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland, 541-205-9190, A reading od Lee Blessing's play about superpower arms negotiators working on an agreement while in the woods. $25, benefits Rogue Theater Company.

"RADIO DAYS: POIROT AND THE CASE OF THE CARELESS CLIENT," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 2-3, 1:30 p.m. Oct. 4, Collaborative Theatre Project, 555 Medford Center, Medford, 541-779-1055. A vintage radio presentation of an Agatha Christie mystery. All seats $25, reserve tickets by phone; face coverings required.

BALLET FOLKLORICO RITMO ALEGRE, through Oct. 15, at Virtual performance of Mexican folk dances, with traditional dress and music, in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month. Free.

FRINGETTES VOL. III, A VIRTUAL CABARET," through Oct. 31, Oregon Center for the Arts YouTube channel, Music, visual art, theater, circus performance. Free.

"SCROOGE IN ROGUE," Nov. 19-Dec. 31, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, When the cast of 20 fall ill from food poisoning, the three remaining actors soldier on by playing every role in a musical version of "A Christmas Carol." Tickets $25, $36, $39.

— CANCELED —OREGON SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL, through 2020, Ashland, 541-482-4331,

Douglas County

"BROADWAY BOUND," 7 p.m. Sept. 18-20, Umpqua Actors Community Theatre, 1624 Harvard Ave., Roseburg, 541-673-2125, Eight young performers present Broadway songs all about kids. All seats $10.


Josephine County

KINDERMUSIC FALL ON THE FARM PLAYDATE, 11 a.m.-noon Sept. 26, 141 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-582-0123, Interactive music, dance and play class for ages 18 months to 7 years, with a participating adult; includes a craft and a Kindermusic CD and instrument for each child. $20 per child, $5 per sibling, advance reservations online.

STONE SOUP STORYBOOK WALK, through September, starting from The Emporium, 202 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-476-0571. Families can stroll downtown on their own time and pace to read a story depicted in store windows; each chapter directs readers to the next location. Free; see for more info and a printable map.

Jackson County

FAMILY STORYTIME, 11 a.m., Sept. 16, via Zoom, Songs and stories for babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Free, advance registration.

SCIENCEWORKS, 1500 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6767, Exhibits and activities related to energy, anatomy, chemistry, perception, motion, engineering. Pterosaurs exhibit open through summer. Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays; attendance is limited; order tickets in advance online or by phone; admission $10.50-$12.50, free for kids under 2; admission $3 every first Sunday.


Josephine County

GALLERY ONE AT THE MUSEUM, 229-B S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-1218. "What Now, " nonrepresentational acrylic paintings by Valente Ornelas, through September.

GLASS FORGE GALLERY AND STUDIO, 501 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-955-0815. Open for glass-blowing demonstrations. Call to schedule.

GREAT HOMELESS YARD ART AUCTION, through 6 p.m. Sept. 20, More than 70 pieces of locally created yard art on auction to benefit Foundry Village transitional housing project. Work also can be viewed in person, noon-6 p.m. Sept. 19-20 at 1144 S.W. Lee Lane, Grants Pass.

GRANTS PASS MUSEUM OF ART, 229 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-3290. Selected work from the museum's permanent collection, ongoing.

Jackson County

AMERICAN TRAILS, 250 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-2553. Indigenous arts and crafts, Native American jewelry and wildlife art, ongoing.

ART & SOUL GALLERY, 247 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-488-9006. "Sunlight and Shadows, " oil paintings and gouche sketches by Jenay Elder, through Sept. 27.

ART PRESENCE, 206 Fifth St., Jacksonville, 541-899-3759. "The Imaginarium: Light Up the Dark," a grand illumination Halloween show with paintings, drawings, assemblages, sculpture, textile art, ceramics, lamps, woodworking, glasswork by 26 area artists, Sept. 18-Oct. 31; virtual gallery tour at, ongoing.

GALLERIE KARON, 500 A St., Ashland, 541-482-9008. "The Female of the Species," all-female artists invitational show, with work by more than 20 artists working in jewelry, paintings, photography, Afghani and Moroccan wedding regalia, through September.

HANSON HOWARD GALLERY, 89 Oak St. Ashland, 541-488-2562. Paintings by Judy Wise and mixed media sculpture by John and Robin Gumaelius, through Sept. 29.

HOUSTON'S CUSTOM FRAMING AND FINE ART, 280 E. Hersey St., Ashland, 541-482-1983. Work by gallery artists, including paintings and fine art prints by Thomas Houston, chine colle etchings by Yugi Hiratsuka, aquatint etchings by Stephen McMillan and paintings by Erin Lee Gafill, ongoing.

ROGUE GALLERY, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford, 541-772-8118. "Let It Be," raku ceramics by Rebecca Arthur and mixed media paintings by Geralyn Inokuchi, through Sept. 25; "Nature Abstract," acrylic collage by Susan Lehman, through Oct. 30, reception 5:30-8 p.m. Oct. 30; new work by gallery artists, through Dec. 18.

SCHNEIDER MUSEUM OF ART, Siskiyou Boulevard and Indiana Street, Ashland, 541-552-6245, "Migrating Bodies: For(Saking) Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness, work by five artists or artist collectives that address global migration, its causes and effects, through Oct. 10; admission free, suggested $5 donation.

STUDIO AB, 621 A St., Ashland, 541-482-2253. Charcoal, pastel and graphite pieces by Ann DiSalvo and photo-based digital collage by Bruce Allen Bayard, ongoing.

Douglas County

UMPQUA VALLEY ARTS CENTER, 1624 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, 541-672-2532. "2020 Annual Members' Show," with work by gallery members, through Sept. 18.


Josephine County

NONPROFIT BOOK SALE, 9 a.m.-noon, Saturdays, parking lot at Oregon Books, 150 N.E. E St., Grants Pass, 541-476-3132. Used books, more than 2,000 titles, to benefit local nonprofits, such as Joe's Place, The Literacy Council for Josephine County, Rogue Valley Humane Society, Josephine County Historical Society and others.

Jackson County

GOLD HILL LIBRARY BOOK CLUB, 3-4 p.m. Sept. 18,, 541-855-1994. Book discussion group reads "The Lost Queen" by Signe Pike, via Zoom; free, advance registration.

BRAIN BOOKS DISCUSSION GROUP, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Sept. 22,, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group reads "Leadership in Turbulent Times" by Doris Kearns Goodwin, via Zoom. Free.

TWEEN BOOK CLUB, 2-3 p.m. Sept. 26,, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group reads "The Graveyard Book" by Neil Gaiman, via Zoom. Free.

EDWIN BATTISTELLA, 4-5 p.m. Sept. 27,, 541-774-6996. Author discusses his book "Dangerous Crooked Scoundrels: Insulting the President from Past to Present," via Zoom. Free.

BOOKS@NOON, noon-1 p.m. Oct. 6, Ashland Library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland, 541-774-6996, Readers share about what they're reading, via Zoom; free, advance registration.


Klamath County

KLAMATH INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL, 8 p.m. Sept. 18, 11 a.m. Sept. 19-20, Ross Ragland Theater, 218 N. Seventh St., Klamath Falls, and online, 310-482-7559, Showing of 37 films, from comedy and sci-fi to documentary and drama to animation and puppetry. In-person viewing limited to 100 people, with on-demand-style virtual viewing online. Schedule and ticket information to be announced.


Josephine County

HORSE RACING, 4 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays, Sept. 14-Nov. 10, Grants Pass Downs, Josephine County Fairgrounds, Grants Pass, 541-507-1699. Attendance up to 250 people, tickets $6 at; races also livestreamed at Races are temporarily postponed due to poor air quality.

RIDE THE ROGUE, 7 a.m. Sept. 26, starting from Palmerton Park, Rogue River, Rides: 99 miles, 62 miles, 40 miles and 19.6 miles; $30, $40, $55 and $65, feast tickets $15; registrations must be submitted before Sept. 15, no registration at the event.

AT HOME IN THE WILD, 6:30-8 p.m. Sept. 26, live online, Online silent auction Sept. 21-26, followed by live online event with music, silent and live auctions, talks and programs, take-home dinner and Zoom dance party. Tickets $15 for online auction, live shows and dance party or $40 with dinner pickup at ZinFarm in Grants Pass.

SATURDAY ARTISAN AND CRAFTERS MARKET, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, Fifth Street, between E and F streets, Grants Pass, 541-476-2371. Locally made arts and crafts for sale.

BINGO, games at noon Sundays, 6 p.m. Wednesdays, Arts & Crafts Building, Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass, 541-476-3215, 541-324-1043. $10 buy in.

Jackson County

ROGUE VALLEY EMERGENCY RESOURCE FAIR, 2-3:30 p.m. Sept. 19, via Zoom and Facebook Live, 541-774-8689, Learn how to keep yourself and loved ones safe during a natural disaster or other emergency. Free; registered participants receive a free starter go-bag to pick up at libraries in Rogue River, Medford, Eagle Point or Ashland.

DARE TO DREAM GALA, 5 p.m. Oct. 23,, 541-482-2111, ext. 4690. OSF-inspired online auction, entertainment, tributes to past productions. Free.


Douglas County

SEVEN FEATHERS CASINO RESORT, Canyonville, 800-548-8461. The Brothers Reed, Sept. 23-24; Gary Margason, Sept. 25-26; Larry the Cable Guy, Oct. 17; Halloween Spooktacular, Oct. 24; Jay Leno, Nov. 7; Terry Fator; lounge entertainment, ongoing.

Portland area

SPIRIT MOUNTAIN CASINO, Grand Ronde, 800-760-7977. Criss Angel, Dec. 12; Tower of Power with Average White Band, Feb. 27; Ken Jeong, March 13.

Oregon coast

CHINOOK WINDS CASINO, Lincoln City, 888-244-6665.

MILL CASINO, North Bend, 800-953-4800. David Pinsky & Phil Newton, Sept. 18; Hank Shreve and Dave Bock, Oct. 2-3; David Pinsky & Phil Newton, Oct. 16-17; Saucy Trio, Oct. 30-31; Comedy, Fridays and Saturdays.

THREE RIVERS CASINO, Coos Bay 541-808-9209.

THREE RIVERS CASINO, Florence, 541-997-7529.

Northern California

ELK VALLEY CASINO, 2500 Howland Hill Road, Crescent City, Calif., 707-464-1020.

RAIN ROCK CASINO, 777 Casino Way, Yreka, California, 530-777-7246.

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