COMMUNITY

ServeFEST 2023

About 2,000 people attended Servefest 2023, hosted by Lakepoint Community Church, held at the Keizer Civic Center on Sunday, Aug. 27. 

Book Review: Books on Wildfires by various authors

The pictures are terrifying and heartbreaking.
That’s no cozy fire in any of them. No, what you see makes you want to flee, no matter where you sit when you see the photos. If a wildfire happens in your area, what do you do? How do you keep your family safe? Reach for these great books and start learning…

A night of opera from KHT

By LYNDON ZAITZ Of the Keizertimes Opera is coming to Keizer. Keizer Homegrown Theatre (KHT) will present An Evening of Opera with four local singers opening on Friday, Sept. 8.  Local artists Bethany Staats, Stacia Purdy, Michael Merrill and Simon Staples will perform 16 arias and duets. They will be[Read More…]

International students visit Keizer/Salem

By LYNDON ZAITZ Of the Keizertimes Fourteen middle school students from the city of Iyo, Ehime Prefecture, Japan, visited Keizer and Salem this week as part of the Salem-Iyo International Exchange program. The students, accompanied by two teachers, a travel coordinator and the Mayor of Iyo, Mr. Takechi and his[Read More…]