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.

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

Daughters of the American Revolution @ Jackson County Genealogy Library
Oct 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

How to use DAR records to build your Family Tree

Pam Olsen presents information on the DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) and how to use DAR records to build your family tree.  In celebration of Genealogy Week, this class is offered free to everyone.


First Friday Concerts: Quadrophonic @ The Schneider Museum of Art
Oct 2 @ 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

Christmas Showcase at the Expo @ Compton Arena
Oct 2 @ 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.

How to search for Military Records @ Jackson County Genealogy Library
Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Barb Basden explains how to search for Military Records, using Fold3 (pre-Revolutionary War through Viet Nam), and multiple Newspaper Records sites.  All these subscription sites are available to access through the Jackson County Genealogy Library.

LAND STEWARD TRAINING PROGRAM @ OSU Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center Auditorium
Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm

6th Annual Field-Based course designed to help landowners develop a management plan for small plots or large acreages. Full spectrum of land management considerations will be covered, and, resources available to help landowners meet their goats. Register:


Lifespan Social Clubs @ Emeritus Mountain View Assisted Living
Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 2 @ 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.

Business Plan Workshop @ Higher Education Center (Room 129)
Oct 2 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This workshop gives you the ins and outs of a business plan. From the executive summary to financing, our team of experienced business leaders will help you on your quest to start a successful business. 30$ fee payable at the door. Register online at