Our Community Calendar is a resource we offer to all qualified nonprofits. Community Calendar events are highlighted live, on-air throughout the day on KCPW. Featured events are chosen at random. You will also find all current Community Calendar events listed here.

To submit an event to the Community Calendar, the event must meet the following criteria:

  • The event must take place in Utah.
  • The organization promoting the event  must be a qualified 501 (c) (3) charity or political subdivision.
  • The event cannot promote a religious organization or individual.

If your event meets these criteria, click Post Your Event below. Include your contact information in case we have any questions. Otherwise, your event may not get published.

KCPW would like to encourage you to make the most of your post by adding a featured image and links to your organization.  Utilize the provided field boxes (i.e. location, ticket information) to display information as accurately and quickly as possible.  Please do not submit duplicate postings for the same event.

**Please submit request at least 10-14 days before your event – event listings read  on-air are chosen at random, at least two weeks prior to the event.**

 

May
17
Sat
Bob the Builder™- Project: Build It Traveling Exhibit at Discovery Gateway @ Discovery Gateway: The Children's Museum of Utah
May 17 – Sep 6 all-day
Bob the Builder™- Project: Build It Traveling Exhibit at Discovery Gateway  @ Discovery Gateway: The Children's Museum of Utah

This spring, Bob the Builder™ and his Can-Do Crew invite aspiring builders and their families to help get the job done as the hands-on Bob the Builder – Project: Build It traveling museum exhibit visits Discovery Gateway: The Children’s Museum of Utah May 17 – September 6. This 2,000-square-foot multimedia exhibit is inspired by HIT Entertainment’s top-rated television series, “Bob the Builder™ – Project: Build It.” It will replicate elements from Bob the Builder’s world in Sunflower Valley, inviting exploration, inspiring teamwork and bringing environmentally friendly building themes to life for children and families.

Jun
4
Wed
Utah Charities / Utah Food CoOp Expansion Fundraiser @ Utah CoOp
Jun 4 – Aug 1 all-day
Utah Charities / Utah Food CoOp Expansion Fundraiser @ Utah CoOp | Murray | Utah | United States

The Utah Coop needs your help!

We have found a new building that will allow us 3 times the space of our current location so that we can expand our services to support more Utah families in the fight against hunger and access to high quality, healthy food options.

In order to take advantage of this opportunity, we need to raise $75,000 in the next 6 weeks as a down payment for this expanded facility and we need your help to make this happen!

There are 5 easy ways to help!

1.Shop at the Utah CoOp
2.Make a donation: Help More People Eat Healthy Affordably
3.Take advantage of our Facebook auction: Click here
4.Make a direct donation on behalf of you,your family or your business at the Utah Coop
5.Spread the word about who we are and what we are trying to do!

https://www.facebook.com/UtahCooputah coop produce
Utah Charities / Utah CoOp is a 501 C-3.Non profit organization in the state of Utah

Jun
5
Thu
Kasai Japanese American Archive Exhibition @ Marriott Library, Special Collections
Jun 5 – Sep 20 all-day
Kasai Japanese American Archive Exhibition @ Marriott Library, Special Collections

The story told by this archive begins with the arrival of the first Japanese immigrants who came here to work in the railroad, mining, and agricultural industries. Included are records, photographs, journals, oral histories, and films from their settlement. Salt Lake City’s Japantown, the 442nd Regimental Combat Team and other U. S. military involvement, relocation to internment camps, and the establishment of Japanese Buddhist and Christian churches are included in the archive.

Jun
12
Thu
Creative Nonfiction I @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX RM TBA
Jun 12 @ 6:30 pm – Jul 17 @ 9:00 pm
Creative Nonfiction I @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX RM TBA | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Explore this multi-faceted and popular genre, which ranges in scope from literary journalism to personal narrative and memoir, in this interactive 6-week course. Through sample readings, discussion, in-class writing exercises, and writing assignments, we will learn to use the narrative devices–narrator stances, characterization, verb tenses, dialogue, and scene and setting–that make this form of prose especially fascinating and appealing. Open to writers of all levels of experience who are confident with basic sentence structure and composition.

To register or for more information, call 801-587-LIFE (5433) or visit lifelong.utah.edu.

Jul
7
Mon
UMOCA Summer Camps @ Discovery Gateway
Jul 7 – Jul 11 all-day
UMOCA Summer Camps @ Discovery Gateway | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Reclaim It!
UMOCA is excited to team up with Discovery Gateway to offer summer camp opportunities for your second/third grader and your fourth/fifth grader! During this camp, discover ways that art and science illuminate what it means to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Starting at Discovery Gateway, use your imagination to transform trash into treasure. Create unique works of art with unusual materials and unearth the essential reasons why we recycle through science experiments and hands-on projects. Then, head to the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art to explore recycled materials in art, gain inspiration from the outdoors, and use the fundamentals of art as a springboard for creating a functional outdoor sculpture in UMOCA’s gardens.

Reclaim It! @ Discovery Gateway: The Children's Museum of Utah
Jul 7 @ 8:00 am – Jul 11 @ 4:00 pm
Reclaim It! @ Discovery Gateway: The Children's Museum of Utah

During this camp, discover ways that art and science illuminate what it means to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Starting at Discovery Gateway, use your imagination to transform trash into treasure. Create unique works of art with unusual materials and unearth the essential reasons why we recycle through science experiments and hands-on projects. Then head to the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art to explore recycled materials in art, gain inspiration from the outdoors, and use the fundamentals of art as a springboard for creating a functional outdoor sculpture in UMOCA’s gardens.

Children will travel to UMOCA with Discovery Gateway educators via TRAX
Drop off campers at Discovery Gateway by 8 am and pick up at UMOCA by 4 pm.

Ages: 2nd and 3rd Grades
Cost: Museum members $185; Nonmembers $200

Register: http://53888.blackbaudhosting.com/53888/Reclaim-It-Summer-Camp

Camp Mini-Maker @ The Leonardo
Jul 7 @ 8:30 am – Jul 11 @ 12:30 pm
Camp Mini-Maker @ The Leonardo

Camp Mini-Maker | $195
Who says inventing is just for the grown ups? Join us on the quest for creativity and build, tinker, and create alongside artists and engineers!
Date: July 7-11
Age: 5-8
Time: 8:30am- 12:30pm

Girls Full STEAM Ahead @ The Leonardo
Jul 7 @ 8:30 am – Jul 11 @ 12:30 pm
Girls Full STEAM Ahead @ The Leonardo

Girls Full STEAM Ahead | $195
If you want to do something big, you’ve got to think small! Yes, you read that right—we’re talking atomic level tiny. This camp is made by girls, just for girls. Female scientists and engineers will lead you into the amazing world of nanoscience using art, technology, and even games! But we won’t stop there, you’ll also develop your own activity to share with your friends and family at home.
Date: July 7-11
Age: 9-12
Time: 8:30am – 12:30pm

Jul
8
Tue
Water Features for the Home Garden @ Red Butte Garden
Jul 8 @ 6:30 pm – Jul 15 @ 9:00 pm
Water Features for the Home Garden @ Red Butte Garden | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Tuesdays,
Soothing sound, cooling effect, providing habitat for wildlife are all reasons to consider adding water to your garden. A water garden can be as simple as a waterproof container with a small pump or as elaborate as a pond with a waterfall or stream. In this class we’ll cover types of water gardens, pumps, location, basic installation, and maintenance as well as give you guidelines for water garden costs. Co-sponsored with Red Butte Garden.

To register or for more information, call 801-587-LIFE (5433) or visit lifelong.utah.edu.

Jul
9
Wed
Bicycle Repair Workshop I @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX RM TBA
Jul 9 @ 6:30 pm – Jul 16 @ 9:00 pm
Bicycle Repair Workshop I @ U of U - Continuing Education / ANNEX RM TBA | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Wednesdays,
In this hands-on course, we’ll cover basic repair skills including fixing flats, cleaning the chain, and adjusting gears to keep your bike running smoothly. We will also discuss the contents of a basic tool kit and supplies to keep your bike in excellent shape. Tips on bike commuting will be included as well. All tools and supplies are provided. Please bring your road or mountain bike to each class.

To register or for more information, call 801-587-LIFE (5433) or visit lifelong.utah.edu.

Jul
10
Thu
Savvy Sewing Day Camp for beginners @ Salt Lake County Government Center
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – Jul 11 @ 12:00 pm
Savvy Sewing Day Camp for beginners @ Salt Lake County Government Center | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Be a Savvy Stitcher! Sewing Day Camp, for beginners
July 10 & 11; 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Daily
Salt Lake County Government Center
USU Extension Training Room
2001 South State Street. Room S-1010
Cost: $20
Youth, Ages 9-18 are invited to attend this day camp. Gain sewing knowledge and experience to become savvy in sewing skills, create a drawstring backpack and have fun! All supplies for backpack provided
Register by July 7, 2014
Bring your basic sewing notions:
Seam ripper, seam gauge, pins, fabric scissors, basic craft scissors and marking pen/pencil.
If you have a sewing machine, please bring it with you.
Snack provided

Jul
11
Fri
Damn These Heels! @ The Rose Wagner Theater
Jul 11 – Jul 13 all-day
Damn These Heels!  @ The Rose Wagner Theater | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

The Utah Film Center presents Damn These Heels LGBT Film Festival July 11-13 in Salt Lake City. Damn These Heels provides a forum in which LGBT issues, ideas, hopes, dreams, and art are explored through film and discussion.

Vesalius: Celebrating 500 Years of Innovation: An Exhibition @ J Willard Marriott Library
Jul 11 – Oct 3 all-day
Vesalius: Celebrating 500 Years of Innovation: An Exhibition @ J Willard Marriott Library | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

The J. Willard Marriott Library, in partnership with the Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, is hosting Vesalius: Celebrating 500 Years of Innovation, celebrating the contributions of Andreas Vesalius to education, anatomy, and design. From July 11 through October 3, the Marriott Library will display rare books, prints, anatomical models, and other materials related to the work of Vesalius throughout the building. Also on display will be facsimile plates from Leonardo da Vinci’s anatomical studies. These exhibitions are free and open to the public. Families and children are welcome.

Concerts In The Park – Peter Breinholt @ Bountiful City Park
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Concerts In The Park - Peter Breinholt @ Bountiful City Park | Bountiful | Utah | United States

A evening of great evening filled with Peter Breinholt’s comtemporary music.

Jul
12
Sat
Animal Adoptions partnered with Humane Society of Utah @ The Leonardo
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Animal Adoptions partnered with Humane Society of Utah @ The Leonardo | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Join The Leonardo and Humane Society of Utah on the second Saturday of each month for a chance to adopt a pet.Humane Society of Utah’s priority is to work hard to ensure that every healthy and treatable pet that enters their facility will be placed into a loving home. For that reason come find an animal that best matches you by our front entrance!