September – October 2014

Grace and Cascade Christian Schools @ US Cellular Fields South Parking Lot
Sep 26 @ 4:30 pm – Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm

Grace and Cascade Christian Schools 40 Year Celebration/Homecoming Tailgate Party

Please join us as we celebrate our 40th birthday! Friday’s tailgate is also part of our CCHS Homecoming celebration. This is a family-friendly event with no alcohol allowed on the premises. Parking is limited, so plan on barbequing with a friend! Aloha Grill well be open for business for those who do not wish to tailgate. Football games vs. Harrisburg are at 4PM for JV and 7PM for Varsity. Come on out and support the Challengers!

Balance Class @ Avamere Health & Fitness Club
Sep 29 @ 10:30 am – Oct 27 @ 12:00 am

Join us for two free Balance classes.

Learn techniques to create better balance including, strength, endurance, agility, flexibility creating a more stable and active you.

Family Tree Maker @ Jackson County Genealogy Library
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Family Tree Maker – Creating Family Tree Charts and Reports

In celebration of Genealogy Week, Colleen Eccleston, presents “Organizing Your Genealogy Research Papers”,  dealing with paper organization and how to choose a system that is simple to set up , maintain and be flexible.

First Friday Concerts: Quadrophonic @ The Schneider Museum of Art
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 pm

First Friday Concerts: Quadrophonic – Space as Metaphor

Beginning Friday, August 1, Todd Barton and Bruce Bayard, performing as the duet Control Voltage Therapy, present a series of concerts every First Friday Schneider Museum of Art. Featuring two Buchla Easel electronic music instruments, and a quadraphonic sound system, Barton and Bayard explore “Space as Metaphor.” The concerts are every First Friday, August through December beginning at 11am. Some months will have special guests to be announced. The performances are free and open to the public.


August 1, September 5, October 3, November 7, December 5, 2014

11:00 AM

Ashland Parks and Recreation @ Lithia Park
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Special Announcement from Ashland Parks and Recreation

The public is invited to a celebration on Wednesday, October 1, at noon in Lithia Park, where Ashland Parks & Recreation will make a special announcement. The festivities will be held in the lawn above the Lower Duck Pond, also known as the “Feast of Will Lawn.” Parking is available on Winburn Way, near the Ashland Community Center, 59 Winburn Way; or the City of Ashland parking structure on Hargadine St adjacent to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.


Visit the Ashland Parks & Recreation home page or call 541.488.5340 for more information.

Christmas Showcase at the Expo @ Compton Arena
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

December 5th noon-7pm

December 6th 10 am – 5 pm

December 7th 10 am – 4 pm

The Christmas Showcase offers a variety of unique products for your Christmas Shopping. We feature local Artists & Crafters, Retail companies as well as Antique & Collectible dealers all under one roof  for a unique shopping experience. Bring a Friend and join us for lunch or dinner at the North Pole Café.


Interested in a space call Lori at 541-774-8270.

Electronic Organization in Genealogy @ Jackson County Genealogy Library
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

In celebration of Genealogy Week, Andrea Patterson, presents “Electronic Organization”, using computers and technology to record, copy and save your research.  Available Genealogy Software options will also be discussed.

Lifespan Social Clubs @ Emeritus Mountain View Assisted Living
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 1 @ 5:00 pm

Arc of Jackson Cty, LIfespan Respite has 2 Social CLubs for seniors experiencing memory loss, dementia, Alzheimer’s or any disability. We provide a low cost afternoon for caregivers of seniors where they can socialize, snack, play games, exercise, sing and feel a part of our community.

We currently have 2 Clubs, one in Ashland at Mt. View Assisted Living on Wednesdays from 12-4 and one in Medford at Wynwood of the Rogue Valley on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12-4. These clubs are $6.50 per hour but financial assistance may be available.

WinterSpring’s Suicide Loss @ Medford location
Oct 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

WinterSpring’s Suicide Loss Grief Support Group

For those experiencing grief due to the loss of a loved one to suicide.

8 weeks: Wednesdays 6:30-8:00 pm

September 24, 2014—November 12, 2014

Cost: $80

No one is turned away for lack of funds

Ask about our scholarships

Call 541-552-0620

Pre-registration is required

Fall Rummage Sale @ Medford United Methodist Church
Oct 2 @ 9:00 am – Oct 3 @ 3:00 pm

Huge rummage sale and Extra Special Boutique, with collectibles, etc.; good clean merchandise and furniture.

October 3rd 9a-1pm