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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. 26, David Modica, acoustic guitar, 6-9 p.m.; Sept. 27, David Modica, acoustic guitar, 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.

GOODNESS GRACIOUS CAFE, 221 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-956-4116. Sept. 25, Jenny Fawcett, acoustic originals, 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.

VICE BREWING COMPANY, 220 S.W. H St., Unit A, Grants Pass, 541-916-9060. Wednesdays, trivia, 6:30 p.m. No cover.

WEEKEND BEER COMPANY, 550 S.W. Sixth St., Suite G, Grants Pass, 541-507-1919. Oct. 4, Beer & Yoga, all levels, 11 a.m.-noon, $20; Oct. 6, Brewer's Dinner, six-course meal paired with craft beers, music by Seth Brown, 6-9 p.m., $60 per plate, reservations only.

WILD RIVER BREWERY AND PIZZA, 249 N. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, 541-592-3556. Sept. 25, J Barley, classic rock, Americana, 6-9 p.m.; Sept. 26, Tim Mitchell, classic rock, 6-9 p.m.; Wednesdays, open mic, 6-9 p.m. No cover.

WILD RIVER BREW PUB, 533 N.W. F St., Grants Pass, 541-474-4456. Sept. 26, Sonny Kanahele, ukulele, 6-9 p.m.; Wednesdays, open mic with Gary Margason, 6-9 p.m.; Mondays, family friendly pub trivia with digital "Jeopardy," 6-7:30 p.m. No cover, limited seating, reservations recommended.

Jackson County

THE BLACK SHEEP, 51 N. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6414. Wednesdays, Pub Trivia, 7 p.m. No cover.

BRICKTOWNE BREWING COMPANY, 44 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-973-2377. Sept. 25, Dayton Mason and Greta Gardiner, gypsy jazz, 6:30-8:30 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.

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. 25 and Sept. 27, Jared Gutridge, 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. 24, Jared Gutridge, acoustic variety, 7-9 p.m.; Sept. 25, Blowin' Smoke, modern country, 7-10 p.m.; Spet. 26, Leroy Jenkins Band, rock, funk, reggae, 7-10 p.m.; Oct. 1, Jon Martin, 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.

JEFFERSON SPIRITS, 404 E. Main St., Medford, 541-500-1349. Sundays, open mic, hosted by Robbie Dacosta, 6-9 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, $20 online, to benefit the Home Foundation; Sept. 25, Chains of Belmont and Phenom, thrash metal, 7:30 p.m., no cover; Sept. 26, Step It Up and Go, psychobilly, with Felix Thursday & The Cheatin' Hearts, outlaw country, 7-10 p.m.; Tuesdays, open mic and jam, music, poetry, comedy, spoken word, 8 p.m., no cover.

PIER 21, 841 W. Stewart Ave., Medford, 541-776-3263. Sept. 25-26, Rock Candy, rock, blues, 8-11 p.m.; Thursdays, Pier Pressure, classic rock, 8- 11 p.m. No cover.

THE ROGUE GRAPE, 36 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-622-8622. Sept. 24, Gary Margason, acoustic alt rock, 6-8 p.m., benefit for fire victims; Sept. 25, Jeff Kloetzel, acoustic variety, 7-9 p.m. No cover, reservations recommended.

TAP & VINE AT 559, 559 Medford Center, Medford, 541-500-1632. Sept. 27, Seth Brown, acoustic Americana. 5-7 p.m. No cover.

WALKABOUT BREWING COMPANY, 921 Mason Way, Medford, 541-734-4677. Sept. 27, Daniel Nickels, indie rock, 5-7 p.m. No cover.


Josephine County

AUGUSTINO ESTATE VINEYARDS, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-1881. Oct. 3, David Cahalan, acoustic variety, 2-5 p.m. No cover.

SCHMIDT FAMILY VINEYARDS, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-9985. Sept. 25, live music, 5-8 p.m. No cover.

TROON VINEYARD, 1475 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-9900. Sept. 26, Harvest Celebration, music, food truck, 1-4 p.m., no cover, reservations recommended; Sept., 27, Wine Club release party with acoustic music Seth Hansson, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Jackson County

BELLE FIORE WINERY, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland, 541-552-4900. Sept. 24, Shine Swing Duo, vintage jazz; Sept. 25, Rogue Suspects Lite, rock, funk, $5; Sept. 26, Stardust Trio, jazz; Sept. 27, Dan Fellman & Grant Ruiz, classic and jazz guitar; Sept. 30, The Brothers Reed, acoustic indie folk pop; Oct. 1, Son Ravello, acoustic variety. Music is 5:30-7:30 p.m. No cover, unless otherwise noted.

DAISY CREEK VINEYARD, 675 Shafer Lane, Jacksonville, 541-899-8329. Sept. 25, David Cahalan, acoustic variety, 5-7 p.m. Sept. 27, J Brothers, classic rock, pop, blues, soul, 1:30-4:30 p.m. No cover.

DANCIN' VINEYARDS, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford, 541-245-1133. Sept. 24, Shae and Jenni, jazz, rock; Sept. 25, Ed Dunsavage Trio, jazz; Sept. 30, Danielle Kelly and Paul Turnipseed, jazz, soul, standards; Oct. 1, Shae & Jenni, jazz, rock. Music is 5:30-7:30 p.m. No cover.

DUNBAR FARMS, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford, 541-414-3363. Sept. 25, Bob Hayworth, soft rock, folk, 5:30-7:30 p.m. No cover, some reservations available.

GRIZZLY PEAK WINERY, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland, 541-482-5700. Sept. 27, Michael Palzewicz Trio, familiar and new music on cello, violin, guitar, banjo, percussion, 3-5 p.m., by donation for fire relief, reservations required; Oct. 10, Anne-Marie Chubet and James Chubet, play music of Beethoven, Mozart, Brahms, Dvorak, Debussy, Muczynski on violin and piano, 2-4 p.m., suggested $25 donation, reservations required; Oct. 15 and Oct. 22, play reading, Renee Hewitt and Hazel James read "Collected Stories: by Donald Marguiles, 1 p.m., $15-$25, benefits Rogue Theatre Company, advance reservations.

HUMMINGBIRD ESTATE, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point, 541-930-2650. Sept. 25, Sarah Dion Brooks, jazz, 5:30-7:30 p.m. No cover.

KRISELLE CELLARS, 12956 Modoc Road, White City, 541-830-8466. Sept. 26, The Brothers Reed, acoustic indie folk pop, 3-6 p.m. No cover.

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. 26, Crawfish Boil, food, wine, music by Jeff Kloetzel, 3-6 p.m., $25, advance tickets at Naumes Facebook page.

RELLIK WINERY, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point, 541-499-0449. Sept. 26, Pacifica, variety, 4-6 p.m.; Sept. 27, Lily Jo's Revolution, soulful acoustic trio, 4-6 p.m. No cover.

ROXYANN WINERY, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford, 541-776-2315. Sept. 25, LEFT, indie rock, 6-8 p.m.; Sept. 27 The Brisbane Project, 3-5 p.m.; Sept. 30, The Brothers Reed, acoustic indie folk pop, 6-8 p.m., no cover. Reservations recommended.

SOUTH STAGE CELLARS, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville, 541-899-9120. Sept. 25, Mark Hill, acoustic variety; Sept. 26, Danielle Kelly Soul Project, retro and neo soul; Sept. 30 Marshall Stack & Friends, acoustic variety. Music is 6-8 p.m. No cover, reservations suggested.

TRIUM WINES, 203 E. Main St., Talent, 541-625-9100. Sept. 25, Positively First Street Duo, 5-7 p.m. No cover, call for reservations.

WEISINGER'S WINERY 3150 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland, 541-488-5989. Sept. 26, Dayton Mason, gypsy jazz guitar, 2-5 p.m. No cover.


Josephine County

THE ILLIES, 8-10 p.m. Sept. 25, Facebook Live, Livestream roots reggae concert from the Hivve in Grants Pass to benefit those affected by Southern Oregon wildfires. Free, donations accepted.

— 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,

— CANCELED — ROBERT CRAY BAND, 8 p.m. Nov. 7, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316, Blues, for 21 and older.

— CANCELED — 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.

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: 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. $25.

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. Sept. 26-27, 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, $30 for two-four people, $50 for groups of five or more at showtix4u.

"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

"SCI-FI: THE B MOVIES," 8 p.m. Sept. 25, Hamazons present 2018 full-length improvised show inspired by 1950s science fiction films. Tickets $5 (or more), benefits Almeda Fire recovery efforts.

"BACK TO BROADWAY," 7:30 p.m. Sept. 25-26, 1:30 p.m. 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.

"CURIOUS GEORGE," 11 a.m. Sept. 26-27, Oct. 3-4,outdoors on the plaza, 555 Medford Center, Medford, 541-779-1055. A bilingual (English and Spanish) children's theater performance. Free.

"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.

"COLLECTED STORIES," 1 p.m. Oct. 15 and Oct. 22, Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland, 541-482-5700. Renee Hewitt and Hazel James read Donals Marguiles' play about a pair of writers. $15-$25, benefits Rogue Theatre Company, advance reservations.

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.

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. 25-27, Umpqua Actors Community Theatre, 1614 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, 541-673-2125, Eight young actors present Broadway songs that are all about kids. Tickets $10, call for reservations..


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

STORYWALK: WE'RE GOING ON A BEAR HUNT, noon-5 p.m. Oct. 14-21, William Mott Memorial Park, 2190 Jeremy St., Central Point, 541-774-8689, Kids and families are invited to stroll through the park while reading pages of the book "We're Going on a Bear Hunt" placed on the sides of the path crossing the park. Free.

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.

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.


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.

ROGUE WRITERS, 5-7 p.m. every other Thursday, Grants Pass, 541-660-6150, Peer writing group, open to all levels. Call for meeting date and location. Free.

Jackson County

BOOK AND TOY DRIVE, noon-4 p.m. Sept. 25-27, Medford Library, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-774-8679. Accepting donations of new or gently used book, toys and games for youth up to 18 years old for families affected by the Almeda and Obenchain fires.

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.

EAGLE POINT FRIENDS BOOK CLUB, 2-3 p.m. Oct. 6,, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group reads ""The Road to Character" by David Brooks, via Zoom. Free.

MEDFORD LIBRARY BOOK CHAT, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 13, 541-774-6996, Book discussion group reads "Akata Witch" by Nnedi Okorafor, via Zoom. Free.

GOLD HILL LIBRARY BOOK CLUB, 3-4 p.m. Oct. 16,, 541-855-1994. Book discussion group reads "The Girl Who Chased the Moon" by Sarah Addison Allen, via Zoom; free, advance registration.

SUE DEMARINIS, 2-3:30 p.m. Oct. 18,, 541-774-6996. Author discusses her book "The Feathers of Fortunato: The Secrets, Success and Survival of an Italian Immigrant Family," via Zoom. Free.


Josephine County

HORSE RACING, 4 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays, through 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.

AT HOME IN THE WILD, 6:30-8 p.m. Sept. 26, live online, Online silent auction through Sept. 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.

EMPTY BOWLS PROJECT, Oct 9-15, with livestream Oct. 12, 406-302-5086, Online silent auction, free; VIP virtual attendee with selection of a handmade bowl, $15.

SOUTHERN OREGON FLEA MARKET, 9 a.m.-3 p.m Oct. 10, Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass, 541-259-5986. Shop for treasures. Admission $1.

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

FILM SCREENING, 6 p.m Sept. 29, online;, Pre-release screening of "Other Side of the Hill: Rural Perspectives on a Changing Climate." Free; send email to get link.

VARSITY WORLD FILM WEEK, Oct. 2-15, New international films from 15 countries, with some filmmaker Q&As. Tickets $10 each, with some discounts available.

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. 24; Gary Margason, Sept. 25-26; Jen Ambrose, Sept. 25-26; Halloween Spooktacular, Oct. 24.

Portland area

SPIRIT MOUNTAIN CASINO, Grand Ronde, 800-760-7977. 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. Hank Shreve and Dave Bock, Oct. 2-3; David Pinsky & Phil Newton, Oct. 16-17; Saucy Trio, Oct. 30-31; Ben Rice, Nov. 27-28; Comedy, Fridays and Saturdays.

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

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

Northern California2B

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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