May 14, Tuesday, 7:00 pm at Headwaters Environmental Center (4th and C Steet) Ashland: “John McLaren’s 100-Year Legacy of Trees in Lithia Park”. Call 541-488-9474 for more information.
May 19, Sunday thru May 24, Friday Ashland Historic Preservation Week http://ashland.or.us/historicpreservationweek
Terry Skibby: A Life With Camera – The Southern Oregon Digital Archives is recognizing Historic Commissioner and photographer Terry Skibby for his lifetime of photography here in Ashland and to celebrate the launch of the Terry Skibby Photographic Collection in the Southern Oregon Digital Archives. The archives are available at https://soda.sou.edu/stories. The event will take place from 4-6PM, on Tuesday, May 21st at the Hannon Library on the Southern Oregon University Campus.
Ashland Historic Preservation Awards Ceremony, hosted by Mayor John Stromberg, will take place on Wednesday May 22nd at 12:30PM at Pioneer Hall, located at 73 Winburn Way. Ashland Memorial Mausoleum at Mountain View Cemetery will be open for “self-guided” tours on Thursday May 23rd from 8:30 – 4:00, with a “special tour” given at 2:00 by Ellen Babin of the Ashland Historic Commission. The Mausoleum is located on the east side of Ashland Street and Normal Avenue.
On Friday May 24th from 2 – 3:30 pm, Terry Skibby will lead a tour of the Railroad District. Please meet at the gazebo on ‘A’ Street at the Railroad Park.