Calendar for May 31, 2019 and beyond

Continuing through Saturday, June 15

Neil Simon’s Fools at Pentacle Theatre. For tickets and show times visit

Friday, May 31 – Saturday June 1

Volcanoes Stadium will be the host of the OSAA baseball state championships this weekend, with the Class 2A/1A and 3A games being held on Friday, May 31 and the 4A, 5A and 6A finals taking place on Saturday June 1. Tickets will be $8 for adults and $5 for students and can be purchased at the gate. Volcanoes Stadium also charges 5$ for parking. For game times and more information, go to

Saturday, June 1

Union Gospel Mission of Salem will host Walk For Hope and Fun Run at 9:30 a.m. Attendees can register for a 5k walk or a 10k or 5k run. Adult entree is $35 and children between the ages of five and twelve are $15. Register or find additional information at

The Salem Orchestra will perform at Salem’s Historic Grand Theatre beginning at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $12 to $34 and can be purchased at

McNary Athletic Boosters will hold its 8th annual fundraiser auction and dinner beginning at 5 p.m. at the Log House Garden, 5655 Windsor Island Road. Single tickets are $45, a sponsor table in $500, and a reserved table is $300. To purchase tickets visit

Saturday, June 1 – Sunday, June 2

Lord & Schryver Conservancy will host their Neighborhood Garden Tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Englewood Neighborhood in Salem. To learn more about the tour and to purchase tickets visit

Sunday, June 2

Sacred Vocal Jazz Quartet. Jazz and gospel music performance for the final concert in the 2018-19 Evensong Concert Series. Starts at 4 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 1444 Liberty Street SE in Salem.

Monday, June 3

McNary Choir will hold its Choir Graduation Concert at 7 p.m. at the Ken Collins Theatre. Tickets can be purchased at for $3.

Whiteaker Band Boosters are holding a fundraiser from 4 to 8 p.m. at Chipotle (6198 Ulali Dr NE, Keizer). To contribute, mention the fundraider at checkout. The restaurant will donate 33 percent of the proceeds from each transaction. 

Tuesday, June 4

Free admission all day at Hallie Ford Museum of Art, 700 State Street. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, June 8 – Sunday, June 9

The Keizer Art Association hosts a two-day SOAR Colored Pencil Workshop with instructor Vickie Lawrence. The class will begin at 10 a.m. and end at 4 p.m. both days at the Keizer Cultural Center. Tickets are $199 and can be purchased at

Students of American Ballet Academy will present Alice in Wonderland at 7 p.m. at the Historic Elsinore Theatre. Ticket Prices range from $14 to $18 and can be purchased at

Coast Guard Auxiliary will present a Boat Oregon Class beginning at 9 a.m. at Salem Elks Lodge, 2336 Turner Road SE. The cost is $20 which includes materials and lunch. Graduates are eligible to send for their Oregon Boater Education card. For more information contact Cheryl Lundine at (503) 551-5336 or Paula Beckman at (208) 790-3219.

Tuesday, June 11

Whiteaker Middle School’s eight grade promotion night starting at 6:30 p.m. at McNary High school.

Free admission all day at Hallie Ford Museum of Art, 700 State Street. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Keizer Civic Center hosts Oregon HPV Summit beginning at 8:45 a.m. Free to attend but space is limited to the first 240 who register. Registration will close on Friday, May 31. To register, or for more information, visit 

Wednesday, June 12

Claggett Middle School’s eighth grade promotion night starting at 5:00 at McNary High School.

Theatre 33 will stage Burst at Pelton Theatre at Willamette University. The play will begin at 7 p.m. and run from Wednesday, June 12 through Saturday, June 15. Two additional showings will begin at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 16 and Sunday, June 17. $10 suggested donation. For more information visit

Thursday, July 11 – Sunday, July 14

2019 Marion County Fair at Oregon State Fairgrounds. Visit for a full schedule of events and fair information.