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Many entertainment venues are closed in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Some events are being held online. All are subject to last-minute re-scheduling due to ever-changing measures to help control the spread of the coronavirus.

Call or check online before heading out.

NIGHTLIFE

Jackson County

BRICKTOWNE BREWING COMPANY, 44 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-973-2377. Tuesdays, trivia, 5:30-7 p.m., outdoors. No cover.

GRAPE STREET BAR & GRILL, 31 S. Grape St., Medford, 541-500-8881. Jan. 23, Perry Road, modern country rock, 7-10 p.m. No cover, reservations suggested.

WINERIES

Jackson County

DANCIN' VINEYARDS, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford, 541-245-1133. Jan. 15, David Cahalan, acoustic variety, 4-6 p.m., outside. No cover.

RELLIK WINERY, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point, 541-499-0449. Jan. 15, Dayton Dean, acoustic variety, 5-7 p.m; Jan. 16, The J Brothers, classic rock, blues, Americana, 4-6 p.m.; Jan. 17, Dave Pinsky & Phil Newton, acoustic blues, 4-6 p.m. Music is outside, no cover, reservations recommended.

ROXYANN WINERY, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford, 541-776-2315. Jan. 17, Jeff Kloetzel, acoustic variety, 3-5 p.m., outside. No cover, reservations recommended.

STONERIVER VINEYARD, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent, 541-631-9583. Jan. 16, Mercy Duo, R&B, soul, pop, 2-4 p.m., outside on the lawn. No cover.

MUSIC

Josephine County

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

DAVID ARCHULETA, 8 p.m. May 7, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316, roguetheatre.com. "American Idol" runner-up sings pop, for 21 and older. Tickets $30 general, $35 and $40 reserved.

DAVE MASON, 8 p.m. June 8, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316, roguetheatre.com. Classic rock, for 21 and older. Tickets $45 general, $55 and $65 reserved.

PIGS ON THE WING, 8 p.m. Oct. 9, 2021, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316, roguetheatre.com. Pink Floyd tribute band performs 1975 "Wish You Were Here" album and other music from the Roger Waters era, for 21 and older. Tickets $25.

Jackson County

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

ON STAGE

Jackson County

AN R-RATED MAGIC SHOW, 8 p.m. April 9, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, craterian.org. Grants Freeman presents raunchy comedy and magic for ages 18 and older. Tickets $26, $34, $42.

COLIN MOCHRIE PRESENTS: HYPROV: IMPROVE UNDER HYPNOSIS, 7:30 p.m. May 1, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, craterian.org. Comedy and hypnosis. Tickets 30-$48.

Douglas County

10-MINUTE PLAY WRITING CONTEST WINNING PRODUCTION SHOWCASE, 7 p.m. Fridays in January, online through Umpqua Actors Community Theatre, Roseburg, 541-673-2125, www.uact-theatre.com. New 10-minute plays from UACT's October playwriting contest, directed, performed and filmed on UACT's Facebook page. Jan. 15: "Letters in the Attic" by Katie Windsor. Free.

CHILD'S PLAY

Josephine County

HOW TO SPROUT A READER, 10:30-11 a.m. Jan. 21, online through Josephine Community Library, 541-476-0571, josephinelibrary.org. Virtual storytime and tips on how to lead your own at home. Free.

KINDERMUSIC SHAKIN' OFF THOSE WINTER BLUES PLAYDATE, 11 a.m.-noon Jan. 30, Music4Kids Learning Center, 141 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-582-0123, www.music4kids.com/Playdates. Class is full. 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.

KINDERMUSIC LET ME CALL YOU SWEETHEART PLAYDATE, 11 a.m.-noon Feb. 20, Music4Kids Learning Center, 141 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-582-0123, www.music4kids.com/Playdates. Class is full. 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.

Jackson County

CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN OREGON, 413 W. Main St., Medford, 541-772-9922, kid-time.org. Digital programs, storytimes, music, activities. Free.

SCIENCEWORKS, 1500 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6767, scienceworksmuseum.org. Video demonstrations of science-related topics, downloadable science projects and activities to do at home, livestream science education programs, science news segments. Free.

ART

Josephine County

GALLERY ONE AT THE MUSEUM, 229-B S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-1218. "Celebrate the Light," featuring crystal sun catchers by Mary Wertz and photography by Adam Marland, through Jan. 31.

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, visit gpmuseum.com. Annual membership show, featuring work by more than 50 artists, through Jan. 22. Museum is closed, but art can be seen virtually via the museum website.

Jackson County

ART & SOUL GALLERY, 247 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-488-9006. "Why We Paint," small artworks with written comments by gallery artists about their first inspirations, through Feb. 27; COVID-style reception, 2-7 p.m. Feb. 5, by appointment. Exhibit also can be seen on the gallery's website and YouTube channel.

ART DU JOUR GALLERY, 213 E. Main St. Medford, 541-770-3190. Artwork by Susie Lee and Doug Staples, through Jan. 31.

ART PRESENCE, 206 Fifth St., Jacksonville, 541-899-3759, art-presence.org. "Angels Show," ongoing through virtual online tour.

GALLERIE KARON, 500 A St., Ashland, 541-482-9008. "East Meets East — The Year of the Ox," Jan. 8-31.

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.

PROJECT SPACE, 106 Talent Ave., Suite 5, Talent, 541-621-7767. Paintings by Sarah F. Burns and Julian Bell, through January.

ROGUE GALLERY, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford, 541-772-8118. "Minimal/Maximum," fine art photography by Tom Glassman and Bruce Bayard, through Feb. 19; "Baldassare's Italio Gardens," paintings by Susan Austin, Katy Cauker, Susan DeRosa, Kim Faucher, Claire Harkins, Susan Keilling and Jean Mailander, Jan. 15-Feb. 19.

Douglas County

THE ART GALLERY AT UCC, Umpqua Community College, Roseburg, 541-440-4692. "UCC Annual Student Art Show," virtual exhibition of 62 works by 46 Umpqua Community College students; go to umpqua.edu/art-gallery for link to the showcase.

LITERARY

Josephine County

FACEBOOK BOOK CLUB, Fridays, through Jan. 22, josephinelibrary.org. Chime in on discussion questions about "Afterlife" by Antonia Vega. Free.

ROGUE WRITERS, 5-7 p.m. every other Thursday, Grants Pass, 541-660-6150, cpitts2575@charter.net. Peer writing group, open to all levels. Call for meeting date and location. Free.

Jackson County

POETRY OF THE PANDEMIC, 6-7 p.m. Jan. 14, 541-774-6996, jcls.org. Local poets share their works from this time of upheaval, via Zoom. Free.

GOLD HILL LIBRARY BOOK CLUB, 3-4 p.m. Jan. 15, jcls.org, 541-855-1994. Book discussion group reads "Queen Bee" by Dorothea Benton Frank, via Zoom; free, advance registration.

TWEEN BOOK CLUB, 3-4 p.m. Jan. 16, jcls.org, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group reads ""The Secret Life of Bees" by Sue Monk Kidd, via Zoom. Free.

LILIA BUCKINGHAM & SARA SHEPARD, 4 p.m Jan. 25, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, https://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2771. Authors discuss their new book "Influence." Free.

BRAIN BOOKS DISCUSSION GROUP, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Jan. 26, jcls.org, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group reads "The Other Oregon: People, Environment and History East of the Cascades" by Thomas R. Cox, via Zoom. Free.

CICELY TYSON, 4 p.m. Feb. 1, online through Barnes & Noble, 541-858-0203, https://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2771. Award-winning actress discusses her new memoir, "Just As I Am," in conversation with Tyler Perry, $35.91, includes admission and a book, sign up at bncicelytyson.eventbrite.com.

BOOKS@NOON, noon-1 p.m. Feb. 2, online, 541-774-6996, jcls.org. Readers share about what they're reading, via Zoom; free, advance registration.

JULIA CLAIBORNE JOHNSON, 4 p.m Feb. 2, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, https://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2771. Author discusses her new novel "Better Luck Next Time." Free.

EAGLE POINT FRIENDS BOOK CLUB, 2-3:15 p.m. Feb. 2, jcls.org, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group reads "Red at the Bone" by Jacqueline Woodson, via Zoom. Free.

CHANG-RAE LEE, 4 p.m Feb. 3, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, https://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2771. Novelist discusses his new book "MY Year Abroad." Free.

ALEXANDRA BRACKEN & VICTORIA AVEYARD, 4 p.m Feb. 4, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, https://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2771. Authors discuss Bracken's young adult novel "Lore." Free.

ROGUE READS BOOK DISCUSSION, 4-5:30 p.m. Feb. 7, jcls.org, 541-774-6996. Discussion of "Red at the Bone" by Jacqueline Woodson, via Zoom. Free.

WINE & WORDS, 6-7:30 p.m. Feb. 11, jcls.org, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group features local authors and local wines; this discussion centers on "Lucy Lied" by M.J. Daspit. Free.

MISCELLANY

Josephine County

"HOPE. CREATING REAL CHANGE," MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY CELEBRATION, 6-8 p.m. Jan. 18, online via Zoom, tinyurl.com/MLK2021. Remembrance of the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., with music, speakers and a panel discussion on "Creating Real Change." Free.

CLASSIC MOVIE DRIVE-UP THEATER, 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Jan. 18, Wild River Brewing parking lot, 595 N.E. E St., Grants Pass, 541-471-7487. Two screenings of "Ghostbusters" from 1984. $20 per vehicle, advance reservations.

SOUTHERN OREGON FLEA MARKET, 9 a.m.-3 p.m Jan. 23, Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass, 541-259-5986. Up to 70 vendors. Free admission.

FRONT PORCH QUILT SHOW, online, through January, msquilters.com. Members of the Mountain Stars Quilters Guild show quilts with the January themes "Winter Wonderland" and "Something Blue." Themes change each month. Free.

— CANCELED — BINGO, games at noon Sundays, 6 p.m. Wednesdays, Arts & Crafts Building, Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass, 541-415-9000, 541-476-3215. $10 buy in.

Jackson County

DOCUMENTARY SCREENING, Jan. 15-21, online at ashlandfilm.com. "Coded Bias" explores the dangers of artifical intelligence. $10.

'WHY WE CAN'T WAIT," MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY VIDEO CELEBRATION, 2 p.m. Jan. 18, online, streaming on Facebook Live, somlk.org. Video program reflecting on the 1960s as documented in the MLK Jr. book "Why We Can't Wait," and the parallels of today, with performances from local artists and community groups, live panel discussion. Free.

OPEN HOUSE, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Jan. 23, former J.C. Penney's building, Sixth and Central, Medford, 541-773-6536, sohs.org. Walk-through tours and preview of items in the Repurposing Sale of excess office items, furniture, books. Free; COVID-19 protocols will be observed.

"TALKING BACK: SPEAKING TRUTH," through March, osfashland.org. Six-part web series explores the growing movement for justice in American regional theater. Episode 1, available now; Episode 2, available Jan. 24; Episode 3, available Feb. 7; Episode 4, available Feb. 21; Episode 5, available March 7; Episode 6, available March 21. Free.

HISTORY LECTURE SERIES, noon-1 p.m. Feb. 3 online, 541-774-6996, jcls.org "The Hidden Demographic: Women and Children Agriculture Workers in Oregon, 1920-1970," second in a monthly, year-long history lecture series called "Windows in Time." Free.

CHINESE NEW YEAR, Feb. 13, online through Southern Oregon Chinese Cultural Association, socca.us. Online celebration of the Year of the Ox, with live presentations from the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, instant access cooking demonstrations, arts and crafts, live interactive magic show and more. Free; register in advance at socca.us.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS ART DAY, noon-2 p.m. Feb. 13, Rogue Gallery, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford, 541-772-8118. Art projects, art scavenger hunt for families; children must be accompanied by an adult; free, materials provided, advance registration.

"ASH LAND," online, osfashland.org. Short film about a Black woman who has turned her back on herself. Free, visit osfashland.org and click on "Now Playing."

CASINOS

Douglas County

SEVEN FEATHERS CASINO RESORT, Canyonville, 800-548-8461. The Guess Who, Jan. 30; 98 Degrees, Feb. 13.

Portland area

SPIRIT MOUNTAIN CASINO, Grand Ronde, 800-760-7977. Ken Jeong, March 13.

Oregon coast

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

MILL CASINO, North Bend, 800-953-4800.

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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