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 at kcpw.org.

PLEASE NOTE: Our Community Calendar now also has a physical home. Following the criteria listed below, bring professional materials (no handwritten signs please) promoting your event to the KCPW studios at 210 East 400 South, Suite 10. We’ll happily hang them in our window for all Library Square traffic to see.

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 requests 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.

If you are posting a class or workshop that requires registration, list just the first instance in the date and time, and include the details for subsequent classes in the description.

 

Dec
5
Mon
Beehive Statesmen Chorus Christmas Concert @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm
Beehive Statesmen Chorus Christmas Concert @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center |  |  |

December 5
Beehive Statesmen Chorus
Performance starts at 7:00 p.m.
As a part of the Cultural Center Winter Concert series and Trees of Diversity exhibit, the Beehive Statesmen will present beloved memories of Christmas with barbershop harmony. The concert will highlight the chorus and quartet renditions of the beautiful music traditional to Christmastime. Tickets are not required as the performance is free and will have open seating for families with children welcome.

Utah Cultural Celebration Center
1355 West 3100 South
www.culturalcelebration.org

Dec
6
Tue
National Theater Live presents “Hamlet” (Encore) @ Broadway Centre Cinema
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm
National Theater Live presents "Hamlet" (Encore) @ Broadway Centre Cinema | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.
Directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, the original 2015 broadcast was experienced by over half a million people worldwide.

As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.

Running Time: 3 hours, 20 minutes (20-minute interval)

$10 – STUDENT
$15 – OSHER/SENIOR/SLFS MEMBER
$20 – GENERAL ADMISSION
*No exchanges, no refunds. Some exceptions may apply. Seating is first come, first served. You must arrive 10 minutes before start time or your seat may be given away.

Dec
7
Wed
UHPP Health Care Solutions 2016 Conference @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Dec 7 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
UHPP Health Care Solutions 2016 Conference @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center  | West Valley City | Utah | United States

UHPP is excited to announce our upcoming Health Care Solutions Conference 2016 . It will be held on December 7th 2016 at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center (1355 W 3100 S, West Valley City, UT 84119). Much has happened with health care reform in Utah over the last year, so there is a lot to discuss.

Here is a sample of policy topics we will cover at this conference:

The Affordable Care Act: Will a New President Make a Difference?
A Fresh Look at Utah’s Diversity: How has Health Reform Helped Disparities Groups and Where We Are Still Falling Short
Utah’s Health Care Index – Year 2: Tracking Progress
Closing the Coverage Gap in Utah: Lessons Learned from Around the Nation and the Most Likely Road Ahead for Utah
Intergenerational Poverty: How Can we Tackle Poverty Without Addressing Access to Healthcare?
Ticket price includes breakfast, lunch and other refreshments.

Utah Health Policy Project (UHPP) is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization advancing sustainable health care solutions for underserved Utahns through better access, education, and public policy.

Dec
8
Thu
Meet the Choreographer: Ann Carlson @ Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Dec 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Meet the Choreographer: Ann Carlson @ Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center |  |  |

Meet the Choreographer: Ann Carlson
December 8th, 2016 | 12:30pm
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Refreshments Provided
FREE

Visionary artist and choreographer Ann Carlson is staging a world premiere, Elizabeth, the dance for our Spring Season. Enjoy an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at her creative process during this Meet the Choreographer event. Refreshments provided,

Free and open to the public; RSVP required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/meet-the-choreographer-ann-carlson-tickets-29531208640

Dec
9
Fri
DIARY OF A WORM, SPIDER, AND A FLY at Salt Lake Acting Company @ Salt Lake Acting Company
Dec 9 all-day
DIARY OF A WORM, SPIDER, AND A FLY at Salt Lake Acting Company @ Salt Lake Acting Company | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

DIARY OF A WORM, A SPIDER, AND A FLY is a musical adventure that takes a look at the world from a bug’s perspective.

Salt Lake Acting Company continues our holiday tradition of welcoming our youngest audiences to the theatre with DIARY OF A WORM, A SPIDER, AND A FLY. Each year in conjunction with our children’s play, we invite eight Title-1 elementary schools to see the show at no cost. Their eyes light up and their imaginations ignite as they discover the magic of live theatre.

Special holiday performances are available. Contact the box office at 801-363-7522 for more information.

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Joan Cushing
Directed and Choreographed by Penelope Caywood

33rd Annual Finch Lane Gallery Holiday Craft Market @ Finch Lane Gallery
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
33rd Annual Finch Lane Gallery Holiday Craft Market @ Finch Lane Gallery | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

The Salt Lake City Arts Council is pleased to once again open the doors of the Finch Lane Gallery, 54 Finch Lane, for the 33rd Annual Holiday Craft Market. The market opens on Friday, December 2, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. in conjunction with the Gallery Stroll.

The Holiday Craft Market features work by a variety of Utah artists and includes jewelry, ceramics, textiles, artwork, prints and letterpress items, art glass, holiday decorations, and items for the home. For the first time this year, the Market will also feature artisan foods along with other merchandise available for shoppers.

This year’s Holiday Craft Market will be open daily from December 2 – 20. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Junie B. in “Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!” @ Egyptian Theatre
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm
Junie B. in "Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!" @ Egyptian Theatre | Park City | Utah | United States

Junie B. in “Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!” is a play by Allison Gregory. Based on the book “Junie B. First Grader: Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! (P.S. So Does May)” by Barbara Park.

A fun, holiday-themed show for the whole family. Presented by the Egyptian YouTheatre.

Shows are Friday at 7:00, Saturday matinee at 2:00 and final performance Saturday at 7:00.

Tickets are $9 for Youth and $14 for Adults. Tickets are available at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371.

Dec
10
Sat
DIARY OF A WORM, SPIDER, AND A FLY at Salt Lake Acting Company @ Salt Lake Acting Company
Dec 10 all-day
DIARY OF A WORM, SPIDER, AND A FLY at Salt Lake Acting Company @ Salt Lake Acting Company | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

DIARY OF A WORM, A SPIDER, AND A FLY is a musical adventure that takes a look at the world from a bug’s perspective.

Salt Lake Acting Company continues our holiday tradition of welcoming our youngest audiences to the theatre with DIARY OF A WORM, A SPIDER, AND A FLY. Each year in conjunction with our children’s play, we invite eight Title-1 elementary schools to see the show at no cost. Their eyes light up and their imaginations ignite as they discover the magic of live theatre.

Special holiday performances are available. Contact the box office at 801-363-7522 for more information.

Book, Music, and Lyrics by Joan Cushing
Directed and Choreographed by Penelope Caywood

Home Buyer Education Class @ Salt Lake County Government Center, South Bldg. Rm S1-950
Dec 10 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Home Buyer Education Class @ Salt Lake County Government Center, South Bldg. Rm S1-950 | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Come learn how to navigate the complexities of buying a home and how to keep that home once you have it. This course will provide a chance to assess your financial readiness for homeownership, instruction on how to assemble and work with realtors, lenders, inspectors, insurance companies and title companies in the home buying process. Resources will be provided regarding community grant and loan programs to assist you in your purchase. Homebuyer counseling will be provided by the Utah State University Family Life Center: Housing and Financial Counseling.

Cost: $35/household, preregistration and payment required at least 3 days in advance.

Bring a lunch. Snacks will be provided. Must attend all day workshop

Class may be cancelled if there is insufficient registration. Call to confirm class will be held. 385-468-4835

33rd Annual Finch Lane Gallery Holiday Craft Market @ Finch Lane Gallery
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
33rd Annual Finch Lane Gallery Holiday Craft Market @ Finch Lane Gallery | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

The Salt Lake City Arts Council is pleased to once again open the doors of the Finch Lane Gallery, 54 Finch Lane, for the 33rd Annual Holiday Craft Market. The market opens on Friday, December 2, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. in conjunction with the Gallery Stroll.

The Holiday Craft Market features work by a variety of Utah artists and includes jewelry, ceramics, textiles, artwork, prints and letterpress items, art glass, holiday decorations, and items for the home. For the first time this year, the Market will also feature artisan foods along with other merchandise available for shoppers.

This year’s Holiday Craft Market will be open daily from December 2 – 20. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Picture Your Pet with Santa @ Humane Society of Utah
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Picture Your Pet with Santa @ Humane Society of Utah |  |  |

The Photo Box Photography will be at the Humane Society of Utah this holiday season for our annual portrait event.

A variety of backdrops will be available for you to choose from. Portrait sessions can be scheduled with or without pets, kids, family or Santa.

The $25 sitting fee includes a same day 8×10 portrait that is tax-deductible.

You also have the option to purchase additional prints or Holiday greeting cards after your photo shoot.

A Holiday Treat: Bind-Your-Own-Book @ Salt Lake Community College Publication Center
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
A Holiday Treat: Bind-Your-Own-Book @ Salt Lake Community College Publication Center  | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Are you looking for a small yet meaningful gift for a friend, loved one or family member this holiday season? Forget the shopping! Get creative! This year, create a small book or chapbook at our very own Publication Center.

The Publication Center is at the Redwood Campus AAB 137.

RDT’s Ring Around the Rose presents SALTY CRICKET @ Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
RDT's Ring Around the Rose presents SALTY CRICKET @ Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center |  |  |

Celebrate the holiday season with an old fashioned sing-a-long! Sing a long with these talented musicians and learn how they compose music.

Family Art Saturday: Wires Crossed @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Art Saturday: Wires Crossed @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art |  |  |

Tove Storch uses the language of sculpture to visualize possibilities that exist outside of rigid expectations. Layering flat drawing between steel rails, Storch transforms flat imagery into a 3D sculpture. Now it’s your turn—Draw in 3D by creating a sculpture with colorful wire!

Junie B. in “Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!” @ Egyptian Theatre
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm
Junie B. in "Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!" @ Egyptian Theatre | Park City | Utah | United States

Junie B. in “Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!” is a play by Allison Gregory. Based on the book “Junie B. First Grader: Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! (P.S. So Does May)” by Barbara Park.

A fun, holiday-themed show for the whole family. Presented by the Egyptian YouTheatre.

Shows are Friday at 7:00, Saturday matinee at 2:00 and final performance Saturday at 7:00.

Tickets are $9 for Youth and $14 for Adults. Tickets are available at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371.