Our Community Calendar is a resource we offer to all qualified nonprofits. Community Calendar airs 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 with a featured image and links to your organization.

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

 

Jul
15
Mon
Summer Shorts: Utah Puppet Theatre @ Murray Library
Jul 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Summer Shorts: Utah Puppet Theatre @ Murray Library

See the Utah Puppet Theatre perform their comedy, “Old MacDonald’s Mixed-Up Farm”. Space will be allotted by a first come, first serve basis, so arrive early! For ages 3 & up.

West Valley Symphony in Concert @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Jul 15 @ 8:00 pm
West Valley Symphony in Concert @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center

Conductor Donny Gilbert and the West Valley Symphony kick off the 2013 “WorldStage Summer Concert Series” at the UCCC Amphitheater on July 15th at 8pm.

Formed in 1991 by founder Ralph Baker, the symphony is an all-volunteer orchestra of around 60 musicians from all over the Wasatch Front. Bringing quality music to West Valley City and surrounding areas, the symphony just celebrated its 23th season. The Symphony invites people of all ages to explore and share the emotion and expressiveness of symphonic music.

Jul
19
Fri
Wave At Saturn @ Natural History Museum of Utah
Jul 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Wave At Saturn @ Natural History Museum of Utah

On Friday, July 19, the Cassini spacecraft will be taking pictures from orbit around Saturn, capturing the ringed planet in eclipse against the Sun. This will not only provide fantastic views of the planet’s rings and atmosphere, but will also include another treat: our planet Earth, visible as a small blue dot in the distance!

At NHMU, you will be able to view Saturn and the Sun through specially designed telescopes, make your own Cassini model, build and launch our own rocket, and meet local astronomy experts from the Department of physics and Astronomy!

Jul
20
Sat
Grand Opening of the New SLC Public Safety Building! @ New SLC Public Safety Building
Jul 20 – Jul 27 all-day
Grand Opening of the New SLC Public Safety Building! @ New SLC Public Safety Building

Volunteers are needed to help celebrate the grand opening of the new Salt Lake City Public Safety Building.

This stunning facility located at 300 East and 450 South will be home to SLC Police and Fire Departments as well as 911 dispatch. The building will be open to the public July 20 – 27 and volunteers can help to greet and guide visitors.

Shifts are available between 9 am and 8 pm each day, no experience is necessary and all training will be provided.

Contact Scott at scott.teerlink@slcgov.com or 801-330-4329 to learn more and sign up.

IAMA FREE FOLK AND BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL @ Gallivan Center
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
IAMA FREE FOLK AND BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL @ Gallivan Center

A free Folk and Bluegrass Music Festival. Also featured is the 2013 Susanne Millsaps Singer/Songwriter Performance Finals

Jul
27
Sat
Sprint to the Summit 5K and 12K @ Summit Park
Jul 27 all-day

Sprint to the Summit is a FREE annual community race/hike event on our local mountain trails followed by a potluck brunch.

In the 5K category, runners/hikers get treated to superb views of Summit Park peak and a fine intro to the Road to WOS trail. The 12K race category is guaranteed to satisfy your inner trailrunning masochist. Showcasing the best of the new Basin Rec trails and including many of the Summit Park classics, the course has plenty of vertical and reaches a max elevation of 8,200 feet.

Event updates, course maps, and more beta are on our website. This is a FREE event but you must be pre-registered.

PERU FEST (Festival Peruano de Utah)
Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
PERU FEST (Festival Peruano de Utah)

A day of celebration of Peruvian Independence Day.

Peru Fest brings a program filled with entertainment from andean music, cumbia, salsa, zumba, contests and the crowning of the First Miss Peru Utah and a Recognition to the Winner Team of the Peru Fest Soccer Cup Tournament.

 

3rd Annual Solar Day Salt lake @ Liberty Park, Salt Lake City
Jul 27 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
3rd Annual Solar Day Salt lake  @ Liberty Park,  Salt Lake City

For updated information on this event, join us @:

3rd Annual Solar Day Salt Lake 2013
Utah Solar Energy Association

https://www.facebook.com/events/274623886015804/

Jul
29
Mon
Summer Shorts: Wild Wonders @ Murray Library
Jul 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Summer Shorts: Wild Wonders @ Murray Library

Go wild with eight different and exotic animals! Kids will learn about these animals and have an opportunity to meet them up close. Space will be allotted by a first come, first serve basis, so arrive early! For all ages.

Free Lecture: Waterwise Landscape Design for Homeowners @ Red Butte Garden
Jul 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Free Lecture: Waterwise Landscape Design for Homeowners @ Red Butte Garden

Learn how to create a functional landscape design for new or existing landscapes that is both lush and waterwise. This class is geared to the do-it-yourself homeowner who wants to manage their own landscape design.
This lecture is Free but please preregister. This is the fourth in a series of six free lectures sponsored by the Utah State University Cooperative Extension.