Through Saturday, November 24
Black, White and Gray Show at Keizer Art Association’s Enid Joy Mount Gallery. The most popular show of the year. Visit keizerarts.com for hours.
Friday, November 9
Carousel Open House & Unveiling. Salem’s Riverfront Carousel unveils plans for its new Artisans Studio, including input from the community. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Riverfront Carousel, 101 Front Street NE in Salem. Event is free for all.
Veterans Day/Patriotic Dance and Lunch, Keizer/Salem Area Seniors at the corner of Plymouth Drive and Cherry Ave. Dancing begins at 9 a.m., lunch served at 11:15 a.m. ksascenter.com.
Friday, November 9 – Saturday, December 1
Pentacle Theatre’s Little Shop of Horrors. A horror-rock-comedy musical based on the film of the same name. For showtimes and ticket information, visit pentacletheatre.org
Saturday, November 10
Artists’ Reception and Awards for Black, White and Gray Show, 6-8 p.m. Keizer Art Association’s Enid Joy Mount Gallery, Keizer Cultural Center, 980 Chemawa Rd. NE. Free admission.
Willamette Valley Genealogical Society meets from 12 noon to 1 p.m. in the Heritage Room of Salem Public Library (585 Liberty St SE). Jerry Rogers will speak about the Mayflower. For more information, call (503) 363-0880.
Salem Academy Christmas Market, craft bazaar featuring quilts, blankets, Christmas decorations, metalwork and more to raise money for the schools 8th grade Washington D.C., trip , 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Salem Academy, 942 Lancaster Dr. NE, Salem.
Tuesday, November 13
Free admission all day at Hallie Ford Museum of Art, 700 State Street. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Tour, the Christmas tree that will appear on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol makes a stop on its journey from the Willamette National Forest to Washington D.C., 10 a.m. – noon, Oregon State Capitol, 900 Court St. NE.
Wednesday, November 14
Whiteaker Middle School Orchestra Concert at Dayspring Fellowship, 1755 Lockhaven Dr NE, at 7 p.m.
Forest Ridge Elementary Orchestra Concert at Whiteaker Middle School, 1605 Lockhaven Dr NE, 7 p.m.
Friday, November 16=Saturday, November 17
Art Impressions Warehouse Sale and Card Classes, at Quality Suites Keizer, 5188 Wittenberg Lane, discounted stamps and crafting supplies. Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
‘Tis the Season 21st annual Christmas Bazaar, wonderful handcrafted gifts from local artisit, and you can enjoy coffee, warm apple cider and cookies while shopping, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., 235 E. Lincoln St., Woodburn, Free admission. Park of side streets near venue. Call 503-981-7229 or 503-951-7366 for more information.
Saturday, November 17 – Sunday, November 18
Old Fashion Christmas Show. Live entertainment, candy-land mazes, and holiday movies; surrounded by arts, crafts, food, and vendors all decorated with in an old-timey holiday theme. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday at the Oregon State Fair Expo Center, 2330 17th Street NE in Salem. Admission is $5 and a canned good per person. All canned goods benefit the Marion-Polk Food Share. Children 6 and under enter for free.
Monday, November 26
Virgins to Villains. A one-woman show written and performed by Oregon Shakespeare Festival actor Robin Goodrin Nordli exploring her relationship to the women written by Shakespeare; equal parts autobiographical and tribute to the Bard. One night only at Pentacle Theatre, 324 52nd Ave NW in Salem. 7:30 p.m. For tickets, visit pentacletheatre.org or stop by the ticket office, 145 Liberty St NE in Salem.