Saturday, September 22

First day of Autumn

Saturday Night Dance & Potluck. Featuring music by Crossfire. Admission is $5. 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Drive NE.

Salem Hospital’s Fall-Prevention Awareness Fair. Resources to help seniors prevent falls and assist in other mobility-related health issues. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Building D of Salem Hospital’s Community Health Education Center.

Saturday, September 22 – Sunday, September 23

28th Annual Grape Stomp Championship and Celebration. Music, games, wine tasting, grape-stomping, and more. Costs $15 to attend and $10-per-team to stomp. Willamette Valley Vineyards, 8800 Enchanted Way SE in Turner. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Sunday, September 23

Rotary Multi-Sport Riverfest. The event includes Olympic and Spring distance triathlon and duathlon as well as 5K, 10K, half marathon and kids’ room. Visit rotaryriverfestsalem.enmotive.com.

Tuesday, September 25

Keizer Public Arts Commission meeting, 6 p.m., Keizer Civic Center, 930 Chemawa Road N.E.

Wednesday, September 26

Keizer Chamber of Commerce and City of Keizer invite all citizens, community organizations, government, and businesses to take part in a community conversation and learn more about the waste management industry and how our community is affected by the recent recycling changes. 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Keizer Civic Center, 930 Chemawa Road N.E.

Thursday, September 27

Keizer Points of Interest Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Keizer Civic Center, 930 Chemawa Road N.E.

Presentation and Community Conversation about Income Inequality in Oregon at the Loucks Auditorium at the Salem Public Library, 585 Liberty Street N.E. in Salem. Juan Carlos Ordonez from the Oregon Center for Public Policy (OCPP), and a representative from Family Forward will speak on the topic and host an audience Q&A. Free. 6 p.m.

Friday, September 28

Opening night of Pentacle Theatre’s Dracula. A suspenseful and thrilling adaption of the Brian Stoker classic by playwright Steven Dietz. Show starts at 7:30 p.m., at Pentacle Theatre, 324 52nd Ave NW in Salem. Tickets available at pentacletheatre.org

Saturday, September 29

Wedding & Event Show. For the second consecutive year, Willamette Heritage Center hosts vendors, gift bags, and a fashion show to help for soon-to-be-wed couples have fun planning their big day. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at at the WHC, 1313 Mill Street SE in Salem. For more information, contact Liz McIntire at lizm@willametteheritage.org

The Cherry City Roller Derby kicks off their tenth season by pitting the 8 Wheel Assassins and the Boneyard Brawlers against the Air Raid Roller Girls and Heartless Heathens from Portland. Goes down at the Salem Armory, 2310 17th St NE.

Saturday Night Dance & Potluck. Featuring music by Lee Nicholas and Diane. Admission is $5. 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Keizer/Salem Area Seniors, 930 Plymouth Drive NE.

Monday, October 1

Keizer City Council meeting, 7 p.m., Keizer Civic Center, 930 Chemawa Road NE.

Saturday, October 6

Oregon’s Bounty. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Oregon State Capitol, 900 Court St NE in Salem.

Sunday, October 7

Male Ensemble Northwest Concert. This group of singers and conductors kick off St. Paul’s 2018-19 Evensong Concert Series. Starts at 4 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1444 Liberty Street SE in Salem.

Monday, October 8

Columbus Day