Experience Life on the farm – at Hanley Farm that is!

Join in Rogue Valley Farm to School Summer Camps at Historic Hanley Farm.

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Kid Day at Crater Rock Museum

Celebrate Mother’s Day weekend on Saturday, May 10 and learn everything you ever wanted to know about emeralds...

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Jacksonville Woodlands Association 21st-Annual Hike-A-Thon!

“Family-Friendly Woodland Trails” is the theme of the Jacksonville Woodlands Association’s...

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2014 Chinese New Year Celebration Schedule

SOCCA 2014 CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION - YEAR OF THE HORSE - Saturday, February 8, 2014 in Jacksonville, Oregon.

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“Terry, the Pterosaur” at Crater Rock Museum

Len Eisenberg, Geologist and long-time Roxy Ann Gem and Mineral Society member, recently donated a pterosaur skeleton...

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First Presbyterian Offers “Toddler-2-Teen” Parenting Workshop

It is out of a curious combination of compassion and frustration that we have come together...

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December 14th is Kids Day at Crater Rock Museum

December 14 is Kids Day at Crater Rock Museum and is the perfect time for them to learn all about meteorites...

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UPDATED Jacksonville’s Victorian Christmas 2013 Schedule

Longing for an old fashioned holiday? Then visit Jacksonville the first three weekends in December...

A Few Changes to Britt Schedule

Another exciting season of music and entertainment on the Britt Hill...

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Summer Starts TODAY at Taste of Summer!

Summer starts TODAY in Jacksonville, Saturday June 8 - Fun for all ages, wine tastings, two $500 drawings...more! Don't miss it!

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Dogs for the Deaf Annual Walk in Jacksonville This Year!

This year’s furry fun- filled festivities are THIS Saturday, June 1st from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m!

Garden Club Sale is Mother’s Day Weekend

May 10 & 11 next to the Post Office...

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Tour the Farm at Sanctuary One!

Tours are held Wednesdays and Saturdays from early April to early November...

Engine Co. #1 Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

Spaghetti Dinner the 26th of April will help to purchase uniforms for volunteer firefighters

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Maifest Returns May 5th!

MaiFest is a fun event for the whole family at Bigham Knoll

FREE Movie night: Take Me Out To The Ballgame!

Friday, April 19th, at 7 PM at Old City Hall!

Baseball Goes To the Movies – By Paula & Terry Erdmann

We think baseball and movies go together like mustard and hot dogs...

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Hike-A-Thon Will Explore New Trail

Saturday, April 20 is this year's fun event...

South Stage Partners with Britt for Rising Stars!

Last year Jacksonville launched the Rising Stars competition, a celebration of local musicians...

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Britt Announces 2013 Classical Festival!

Tickets on sale to members and non-members February 22–March 31...

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Jacksonville Elementary Art Exhibition This Week!

Don't miss “For the Love of Art” this Thursday, March 21, 5-7:30!

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Fun Ruch School Happenings!

Celebrate Ruch Community on Saturday March 9th from 11 AM -3 PM...

Britt Offers Innovative Summer Programs

Two new programs and Rock Camp...

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Jacksonville’s Chinese New Year Events

Mark Your Calendars to Celebrate the Year of the Snake February 16!

New Art Presence Art Show Features Cammy Davis

"The Root of All Questions" Exhibit and Art Reception...

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Free Movie Night – This Week!

Movie Night at Old City Hall is THIS Friday, Jan 11th at 7pm!

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Living Nativity Returns

December 14, 15 & 16 with tours from 5-8 on Friday, and 3:30 pm-7 pm Saturday and Sunday...

Victorian Christmas Events

The Victorian Christmas festivities officially kick-off on FRIDAY, November 30 at 6 pm with the annual parade

Art Presence Features JVille Elementary Kids’ Art

In December, Art Presence is partnering with students from Jacksonville Elementary School...

Jacksonville Garden Club Greens Sale

Pre Order your centerpieces, swags and more! Buy at the Sale on December 7 & 8...

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Turkey Trot Benefits the Hungry

Last year, more than 900 runners participated in the Turkey Trot...

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Abstract Art Show at Art Presence

November's art will feature the wonders of abstract...

Final History Saturday in Historic Cemetery

Saturday, December 8 is the final program of the year to conclude our tour of the City Section...

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Meet Rob Esterlein, SOHS Executive Director

Rob is a Texas native, born In Fort Worth...

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Grammy-winning flutist RHONDA LARSON at Rogue Valley Symphony

November 2, 3 and 4, the Rogue Valley Symphony will present “High Classics”

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Thankful and Giving – by Michelle Hensman

Our children need to understand the fallacy of entitlement...

Scary Haunted House Benefits ACCESS

Medford's Circus of Screams is an annual scary tradition...

Remember Forest Park for a Lovely Hike!

Lovely trails, views and Madrones await you in our Forest Park...

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Gardens at the OSU Extension Center – by Kay Faught

Did you know there are 23 individual gardens for you to view?

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Gorgeous Applegate Valley Sunday Drive Planned

Sunday, October 21, join the Applegate Trails Association for a scenic drive...

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October Art Shows & Demonstrations

Wonderful local Art Shows and artists demonstrations!

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The Food Project is Making Strides in Jacksonville

Interested in helping? It's easy, fun and needed!

Fun Events at Hanley Farm! By Pam Sasseen

Scarecrow Festival Oct. 13 and Haunted Field Oct. 13 & 14 at Hanley

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Project Trio Comes to Jacksonville This Friday, Oct. 12

Britt and Project Trio bring educational programs to area schools

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Willkommen zum Oktoberfest!

Don't miss the 5th Annual Oktoberfest - September 29 - on the Bigham Knoll Campus

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Jacksonville Library Hosts Another Special Event

Phillip Koenig will sing on September 30, 3-4...

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Experience a Chautauqua at Hanley Farm – By Pamela Sasseen

FUN for all this weekend at Hanley - September 21 & 22...

Seven Oaks Farm – Bring the Family – By Linda Davis

There is a U-pick area and petting zoo for the kids...

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Artists’ Workshop & Sale

August 3-26, Fridays -Sundays, enjoy wonderful art by the Artists' Workshop

Jacksonville Celebrates the Arts!

Spend Labor Day Weekend in Jacksonville and enjoy the festivities...

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