EVENTS 7-11-17

EVENTS 7-11-17

 

 

EAGLE POINT

 

Veterans Benefits Concerning Aid & Attendance for Assisted Living

First Thursday of every month, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. at Brookdale Senior Living, 261 Loto Street, Eagle Point. VSO Officer, Tanya Flockoi will help explain the veteran benefits regarding assisted living. Please RSVP for an appointment 541-499-5676.

 

Guardians of the Eagle Point Museum

Meet the third Thursday of each month at the museum, 6:30 p.m.  Summer hours now in effect, Thursday, 12-4, Fri, Sat & Sunday 10-5.

 

2018 Calendars are available and will be on sale at the museum and the Upper Rogue Independent Newspaper office at $10 each.

 

Eagle Point Chamber of Commerce

Eagle Point chamber of commerce meets the first Monday of each month at various locations throughout the community.  Check out the chamber website for details and newsletter.  541-944-6925.

Lions Club of Eagle Point

Lions Club of Eagle Point meets the first and third Tuesdays of each month at the Senior Center in Eagle Point.  Meeting time is 6:30 p.m.

 

Access Eagle Point Food Pantry

Access Eagle Point Food Pantry is held every Wednesday from 11-1 pm at St. John Lutheran Church on Alta Vista and South Shasta.  Some income qualifications apply.  For info:  .

 

Eagle Point Senior Center 541-826-9404. 

Has a hot lunch daily served at 11:30 a.m.

Economical Bingo is played every Monday at 1 p.m.

Thrift Shoppe is open daily for those unique gifts or items of apparel.  8:30 – 11:30 a.m. M-F

Game Day is held every Thursday beginning at 12:30 p.m. Looking for more pinochle players

AA meetings: Sunday 7 p.m. mixed, Monday 6 p.m. women, Wednesday 7 p.m., Thursday 6 p.m. women, Friday 4 p.m.

 

Eagle Point Boy Scout Troop #48

Eagle Point Boy Scout Troop # 48 meets the second and third Thursdays of each month.  The adult meeting is the first Thursday.  The group meets at the Eagle point Community Bible Church, 27 S. Shasta from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

 

Upper Rogue Artists

Upper Rogue Artists meet the last Friday of each month at the EP Senior Center, 121 Loto St. at 1 p.m.  Share your love of the arts with others and make new friendships.  Bring your brushes and paints and join the fun.  Info: 541-879-0554.

 

Eagle Point Grange

Eagle Point Grange, 541-830-4049, meets the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. at the Grange Hall, 5 S. Shasta.  The historic hall is available for rent for private functions and events.  Kitchen is available.

 

Harnish Wayside Park & Visitors Center

Harnish is being hosted by City Employees and volunteers.  Summer hours are from May 1, 2017 through September 30, 2017 Monday – Wednesday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Thursday – Sunday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

 

Eagle Point Garden Club

Eagle Point Garden Club meets the first Thursday of each month, May through September at The Garden, 711 S. Royal in Eagle Point.  For times and information:  541-261-7756.

 

Eagle Point Library (541)826-3313

The Eagle Point Friends of the Library meets the second Friday of each month from 9-10:30 a.m. in the Community Room of the Library.

Writer’s Critique Group meets the second and fourth Thursdays of each month from 6-8 p.m. and welcomes writers of fiction, non-fiction, creative non-fiction, personal essay, journal, or poetry.  No fee, members must be 18 years or older. For more info:  541-879-1872.

 

Gently Used Book Sale

Drop by the Eagle Point Library Wednesday from 1-3 p.m. to purchase gently read books that have been donated to the Friends of the Library volunteer group.  Currently available, non- fiction paper back and hard bound, a good selection of cook books, gardening books, biographies, self- help and travel books.

 

Summer Reading Program:  Build a Better World

Help maintain reading skills during summer vacation by participating in the JCLS summer reading program.  The program includes special incentives, activities, and fun for children, teens and adults.  Stop by your local library for more information.

 

ScienceWorks:  Build a Better World at the Library

July 11, 1 – 1:45 p.m.  Hands-on engineering activities.  Pre-registration required.  Ages 5 – 14.

 

Tale Waggin’ Reader’s Club

Fridays, June 16 – July 28, 1 2:30 p.m.

Read to registered Companion Dogs and earn your Summer Reading Certificate and prizes.

Build an Altoids Flashlight

July 27, 1 – 2 p.m.  John Jackson presents STEM Program and will teach youth how to turn an Altoids tin into a flashlight.  They will learn the basics of circuitry as they assemble a flashlight that is theirs to keep.

 

Yarnia

June 14 – August 2, 2 – 3 p.m.  Drop in every Wednesday and learn to knit and crochet with the Yarnia group at the Eagle Point Branch Library.  All supplies provided.  Recommended age is tween through adult.

 

Eagle Point Women’s Club

Eagle Point Women’s Club meets the third Monday for coffee each month at Crackin’ N Stackin’ from 9-11 a.m.  For info:   541-621-2791.

 

Eagle Point TOPS

Eagle Point TOPS meets Thursday mornings at the Butte Creek Baptist Church, 429 N. Royal Ave at 8:30 a.m.  For info:  541-830-1503.

 

4H Cascade Cattle Club

4H Cascade Cattle Club meets at Traynham Ranch on Brophy Road in Eagle Point.  Open to new members. For information and meeting times call 541-840-5797.

 

Eagle Point Irrigation District

Eagle Point Irrigation District Board of Director’s meeting is on the second Tuesday of each month beginning at 5 p.m. at the District office at 2429 Brophy Road Eagle Point.  For info:   541-826-3411.

 

SHADY COVE

 

 

Dogs to the Rescue 

July 11, 7 p.m. Aunt Caroline’s Park, Shady Cove.

Free family puppet show about dogs who train people to stop climate pollution.

 

Music in the Park – Rainy & the Rattlesnakes (county)

July 15, 6 – 8 p.m. at Aunt Caroline’s Park.  Bring your own lawn chair or blanket.  Come for dinner or a picnic and stay for the music!  URCC will have light dinner and snacks for sale.  Parking available across the road at the dental office.

 

Shady Cove Library 541-878-2270

Hours:  Tuesday 12 – 6:00 p.m.; Wednesday 2 – 7:00 p.m.; Friday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

Summer Reading Program:  Build a Better World

Help maintain reading skills during summer vacation by participating in the JCLS summer reading program.  The program includes special incentives, activities, and fun for children, teens and adults.  Stop by your local library for more information.

 

YA “Rock Art” Sculpture

July 12, 2 – 4 p.m.  Ages 12 – 18 only at the Shady Cove Branch Library

 

Local Travelers’ Series

Local travelers, authors and entertainers, Dan and Carole Nielson, continue their informative series on the third Tuesday of each month from 5 – 6:00 p.m.  Join the group for an entertaining program and refreshments sponsored by the Friends of the Shady Cove Library.

 

Upper Rogue Community Center 541-878-2702

New office hours:  9 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays.

 

Community Lunch, held every Wednesday at 12 p.m., includes entree, side dish, dessert and beverage, all for just a suggested donation of $5.  If we do not find volunteer cooks, we will need to cancel our Community Lunch on days with no one to cook.  Check Facebook page for updates.

Music Jam Session is the second Thursday of each month beginning at 7p.m.

Aerobics are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8-9 a.m.

Yoga Basics are Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30-9:30 a.m.  Call 541-324-0844 for cost and details.

Food Pantry – The 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month.

 

URCC Lunches

Like to cook?  Lunch cooks are always needed and dishwashers & cleanup volunteers are always appreciated.   Check out Facebook for updates.

 

Friday Night at the Movies by URCC

July 21 – Beauty and the Beast.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and movie starts at 6 p.m.  NO admission charge.  Refreshments will be available for purchase.

 

Upper Rogue Youth Activities

Remember to renew URYA memberships at URCC Office 541-878-2702

$10 a year or $25 for families of three or more.

 

No summer activities or field trips.

 

Shady Cove Planning Commission

Shady Cove Planning Commission meets the second fourth Thursday of each month.

Shady Cove City Council

The Shady Cove City Council meets the first and third Thursday of each month.

Both meet at the city council chambers.

St. Martin’s Episcopal Church 

95 Cleveland Street, Shady Cove 541-878-2166

Worship service:  Sunday 10 a.m.

www.stmartinshadycove.org or  stmshadycove@gmail.com

 

St. Martin’s Episcopal Church has the following activities scheduled for each month:

 

Healing Service – Last Wednesday of the month from noon-2p.m.  No cost.

Art Workshop  – 2nd and 4th Saturdays from 10 a.m. –1:00 p.m.  Bring your own supplies. No cost.

Beginning Yoga Classes – Monday and Wednesday mornings at 10:30 a.m.  No cost.

AA Meetings – Tuesday and Thursday evenings beginning at 7 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous – Friday at 7 p.m.

Food Pantry – Due to the holidays, the Food Pantry will be held the last Friday of every month.

For information, call:  541-878-2166.

 

Shady Cove TOPS

Shady Cove TOPS meets weekly at the SC Mobile Home Park Recreation Hall, Thursday at 9 a.m.  For information, contact Rosalie Gaither at 541-878-8235.

 

TRAIL

 

Trail Creek Tavern Museum

144 Old Highway 62, Trail, Oregon

Starting April 20, 2017, the museum will be open Thursday – Sunday from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Docents from the Upper Rogue Historical Society will be there to answer any questions.

 

BUTTE FALLS

 

Butte Falls Active Club

Meets at the Butte Falls Community Center.

The Butte Falls Active Club is looking for new members, volunteers and ideas.  Youth and children are welcome.  For more information, call 541-892-2775 or online at buttefallsactiveclub@yahoo.com.

 

All About Owls – Butte Falls Branch Library

July 18, 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Butte Falls Branch Library.  John Jackson of Bugs-R-Us will present a program where youth can learn about owls and play nature detective as they dissect an actual owl pellet to discover what owls eat.

 

YA “Rock Art” Sculpture Program

July 27, 3 – 5 p.m. at the Butte Falls Branch Library.  Young adults are creating colorful sculptures inspired by large-scale public artwork designed by the Internationally renowned Swill artist, Ugo Rondinone.

 

Music Jam Session at the Butte Falls Landing Monthly on the second sat from 1-4 p.m.  Everyone welcome, refreshments served, hosted by Carl, Roberta Howard 541 865-3344.

 

PROSPECT

Prospect Branch Library

Open:  Wednesdays – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and Fridays – 1 – 5 p.m.

Summer Reading Program:  Build a Better World

Help maintain reading skills during summer vacation by participating in the JCLS summer reading program.  The program includes special incentives, activities, and fun for children, teens and adults.  Stop by your local library for more information.

 

Saturday Afternoon at the Movies

12 – 2 p.m.

 

Prospect Rural Fire Department Board Meeting

The monthly board meeting of the Prospect Rural Fire department is 7 p.m. the third Monday of each month at 300 Mill Creek Drive.  The public is cordially invited to attend.

 

Access is 2nd & 4th Friday every month, 12 noon – 2 p.m. at the Nazarene Church.  Open to all individuals and families in Prospect of low income, who are in need of groceries. If anyone needs a ride or food delivered please let us know.

Any questions contact Cheryl Reynolds 541 560-3679.

 

Prospect Community Club Lunches

Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. by donation and always with love!  305 Red Blanket Road

July 11 – Loaded baked potato bar with all the fixings & dessert.

July 18 – Banh mi Sammie’s, Asian coleslaw & dessert.

July 25 – Lo Mein, fresh spring rolls & dessert.

 

The Jamboree Cookbook

The cookbook is $10 and is available at the Community Club Tuesday Lunch.

 

 

WHITE CITY

 

White City Branch Library 541-864-8880

 

Book Sale

The White City Branch Library hosts and ongoing book sale in the library lobby.

 

Summer Reading Program:  Build a Better World

Help maintain reading skills during summer vacation by participating in the JCLS summer reading program.  The program includes special incentives, activities, and fun for children, teens and adults.  Stop by your local library for more information.

 

Birdseeds on a Roll

July 12, 1 – 3 p.m.  Create bird feeders and houses using recycled materials.  All ages welcome.

 

Build an Altoids Flashlight

July 17, 1 – 2 p.m.  John Jackson presents STEM Program and will teach youth how to turn an Altoids tin into a flashlight.  They will learn the basics of circuitry as they assemble a flashlight that is theirs to keep.

 

“Lost but Found” with Jackson County Search and Rescue

July 22, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.  Learn the essentials of safe hiking and participate in a mock rescue.  Pre-registration required.  Wear a hat and sunscreen.  All ages.

 

4-H/OSU Science & Space Series:  Message Incoming

July 24, 1 – 1:45 p.m.  Age 4 – 9

July 24, 2 – 3 p.m.  Age 9 – 12

Pre-registration encouraged.

 

Every Tuesday Reading Circle

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Feel too old for story time, but have an urge for the joys of sharing a book?  Join our reading group for families, school-age children, and adults.  We will read poetry and short stories, share any memorized poems, learn poetry styles, write, and have fun!

 

LAKE CREEK

 

Lake Creek Grange 541-951-5681

Sunday Breakfast and Farmers Market second Sunday of every month.  Breakfast is 8:00-10:00a.m. unless food runs out earlier.

 

The July breakfast at the Grange will not be held.  Instead, come to the Eagle Point 4th of July celebration and stop at the Lake Creek Grange booth for a terrific hamburger!!

 

Ninth Annual Golf Tournament, Stone Ridge Golf Course, July 8.  Looking for golfers and hole sponsors.  Call Stone Ridge  541-830-4653 or Lake Creek Historical 541-826-1513

 

 

GOLD HILL

 

Gold Hill Branch Library – 202 Dardanelles Street 541-855-1994

 

Summer Reading Program:  Build a Better World

Help maintain reading skills during summer vacation by participating in the JCLS summer reading program.  The program includes special incentives, activities, and fun for children, teens and adults.  Stop by your local library for more information.

 

Monday Movie Classics: 

Mondays from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Gold Hill Branch Library, 202 Dardanelles Street.  Admission FREE!

 

Siskiyou Mountain Wildlife with John Jackson

July 17, 3 – 4 p.m. at the Gold Hill Branch Library.  Take a walk on the “wild side” and learn about the wildlife, geology, and rare plants of the Siskiyou Mountains with John Jackson of Bugs-R-Us Educational Programs.

 

JACKSON COUNTY

 

Jackson County Library (541) 774-8679.

 

Giant Book Clearance Event Hosted by Friends of the Medford Library

July 28,12 p.m. – 4 p.m. and July 29, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.  This year’s event is the largest yet, featuring three rooms of books, record albums and other audiovisual materials.  Shoppers can take all the books they like and leave a donation of their choice.

 

Summer Reading Program:  Build a Better World

Help maintain reading skills during summer vacation by participating in the JCLS summer reading program.  The program includes special incentives, activities, and fun for children, teens and adults.  Stop by your local library for more information. Some of the programs:

 

Adult LEGO Building Hour – July 11, July 25, and August 8 from 12 – 1 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room of the Medford Library.

 

Coffee, Coloring and Donuts – August 15, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.

Part of the summer reading program in the Adams Room of the Medford Library.

 

TED Talk:  Pharmaceuticals

July 25, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. in the Adams Room of the Medford Branch Library.  The program will include video lectures by David Casarett:  A doctor’s case for medical marijuana, Francis Collins:  We need better drugs – now, Ben Goldacre:  Battling bad science, and Russ Altman:  What really happens when you mix medications.

 

Simplified Tai Chi at the Medford Library

Every Tuesday, 10 – 11:30 a.m.  Simplified Tai Chi welcomes participants of all ages and ability levels to attend on a walk-in basis.

10 – 10:30 a.m.:  Beginners

10:30 – 11 a.m.:  Beginners and advanced together

11 – 11:30 a.m.:  Advanced students only

 

JCLS Computer Class Schedules

Computer Basics II

July 5, 12, 19, 26 (Fridays) from 2 – 4 p.m. at the Medford Library.

 

Second Tuesday Book Chat

The second Tuesday of each month, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the Adams Room of the Medford Branch Library.

July 11 – From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed

 

Teen Writing Group

2nd and 4th Saturday, 1 – 2:30 p.m. at the Medford Branch Library.  Do you enjoy reading and writing stories?  Join in the fun writing activities, opportunities to share your writing or listen to other teen authors share their writing.  It does not matter what level of writing skill you currently have.  Local young adult author Leah M. Berry mentors the group and offers her expertise.

 

Teen Library

Teen Library of the Medford Branch Library, 205 South Central Ave.

Weekends from 1 – 3 p.m.

 

Teen Library Summer Reading & June Events

July 11, 2 – 4 p.m.  PG Movie:  Hidden Figures.

July 14, 1 – 3 p.m.  Wii Fun & Games

July 15, 1 – 3 p.m.  Board Game Mania

July 17, 1 – 3 p.m.  Sticky Tape Sculptures

July 21, 1 – 3 p.m.  Wii Fun & Games

July 24, 1 – 3 p.m.  Engineering Encounters and Exploits

July 31, 1 – 3 p.m.  Creative Construction

 

Sticks ‘n’ Strings:  From Start to Finish

Fourth Sunday of every month, 1 – 3 p.m.

Demonstration and hands on time with the equipment and learn the process of woolen garment making.  Bring your own project to work on, or try new.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Medford Branch Library.

 

Combined Babies and Wobblers Story Times:

Eagle Point Branch, Friday 11 a.m.

Shady Cove Branch, Tuesdays: 1:30 p.m.

Preschool Story Times:

Butte Falls Branch: Tuesday 10:30 a.m.

Eagle Point: Wednesday 11 a.m.

Prospect: Wednesday 10:30 am. Prospect: Wednesday 10:30 a.m.

Shady Cove: Friday 10 a.m.

White City: Tuesday 10 a.m.

 

CALENDAR

 

7/11 Tuesday

URCC- Yoga Basics 8:30-9:30 a.m.

SC Book Club-3 p.m. SC Library

Babies & Wobblers-1:30 p.m. SC Library

Preschool Story Times-10 a.m. WC Library

EP Library 10 – 4

SC Library 12 – 6

WC Library 10 – 2

 

7/12 Wednesday

URCC Aerobics 8-9 a.m.

St. Martin’s Healing Service 12-2 p.m.

Wii Activity 2:30-4 p.m. SC Library

URCC Community Lunch 12 p.m.

Preschool Story Time-11 a.m. EP Library

EP Library 10 – 4

SC Library 2 – 7

WC Library 12 – 5

 

7/13 Thursday

URCC Yoga Basics 8:30 a.m.

EP Senior Center Game Day 12:30 p.m.

EP TOPS 8:30 a.m.

SC TOPS 9:00 a.m.

EP Library 12 – 6

WC Library 12 – 5

 

7/14 Friday

URCC Aerobics 8-9 a.m.

Babies & Wobblers-11 a.m. EP Library

Preschool Story Time-10 a.m. SC Library

EP Library 10 – 4

SC Library 10 – 5

 

7/15 Saturday

EP Library 10 – 4

WC Library 10 – 4

 

7/16 Sunday

 

7/17 Monday

URCC Aerobics 8 – 9 a.m.