Keith Klein Memorial Fund

January 30, 2021  |  featured, news, Uncategorized
Keith Klein Memorial Fund

Keith was passionate about education and supporting students.
Thank you to the Kiwanis Club of Bloomington for donating 50% of their Drive-Thru Pancake Breakfast to Keith’s memorial fund.  Keith was an active supporter of the Kiwanis Club of Bloomington and it appears he attended almost every pancake breakfast over the past 16 years.


Keith Klein was born in Gary Indiana in 1941 but he made his home in Bloomington.  Keith’s passion for broadcasting, journalism, and communications established his career and life in Bloomington.  After spending 5 years as a street reporter at NBC News Chicago he returned to his alma mater and…

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Bloomington Reads at the Farmers Market a Huge Success

May 4, 2011  |  featured, news

On Saturday, the weather was perfect and that meant a big crowd at the Farmers’ Market. Keith did an excellent job of MC-ing. Alan kept the place in the book and didn’t lose a single one! Betsy and Kelly and Tina recruited a steady stream of celebrity and walk-on readers. Cyrilla and Tamar somehow magically produced fliers, banners, stage, and sound system. Scott and Martha (who was probably the only one warm enough, at least early in the morning) created quite a buzz.

James and the Giant Peach turned out to be the perfect choice, as it was funny, fast-paced, and offered lots of dramatic possibilities. The reading went faster than expected, so the first reading finished at 11 and started over again. Read More