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
16
Tue
Garden Maintenance Workshops
Jul 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Garden Maintenance Workshops

Gardens grow, and that can be both a blessing and a curse. The fresh young blooms of spring fade, stalks bend and droop, groundcover runs amok, and spent flowers turn brown on their stems. What’s a gardener to do? With a little maintenance know-how, you can extend the bloom of some favorite perennials, get a second bloom from others, control invasive plantings, prop or strengthen weak stems, and overall neaten your summer and fall garden. Join us for three evenings in the garden as we get hands-on experience deadheading, pruning, thinning, dividing, and transplanting–and keep your garden looking grand all season long.

To register or for more information, call  or visit lifelong.utah.edu.

 

Jul
23
Tue
Garden Maintenance Workshops
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Garden Maintenance Workshops

Gardens grow, and that can be both a blessing and a curse. The fresh young blooms of spring fade, stalks bend and droop, groundcover runs amok, and spent flowers turn brown on their stems. What’s a gardener to do? With a little maintenance know-how, you can extend the bloom of some favorite perennials, get a second bloom from others, control invasive plantings, prop or strengthen weak stems, and overall neaten your summer and fall garden. Join us for three evenings in the garden as we get hands-on experience deadheading, pruning, thinning, dividing, and transplanting–and keep your garden looking grand all season long.

To register or for more information, call  or visit lifelong.utah.edu.

 

Jul
25
Thu
Polynesian Cultural Center Presents “HA: Breath of Life” @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Jul 25 – Jul 26 all-day
Polynesian Cultural Center Presents "HA: Breath of Life" @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center

The Utah Cultural Celebration Center proudly presents the one-hour traveling version of the Polynesian Cultural Center’s latest production Ha: Breath of Life. Rich in culture, the production includes three-time World Fireknife Champion, David Galeai – an audience favorite. The award-winning show features original musical compositions and dance choreography from New Zealand, Hawaii, Fiji, Samoa, Tahiti and Tonga. Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2013, the PCC is Hawaii’s #1 paid tourist attraction since 1963.

Polynesian Cultural Center Presents “HA: Breath of Life” @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Jul 25 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 26 @ 9:30 pm
Polynesian Cultural Center Presents "HA: Breath of Life" @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center

Polynesian Cultural Center’s “Ha: Breath of Life”

The Utah Cultural Celebration Center proudly presents the one-hour traveling version of the Polynesian Cultural Center’s latest production Ha: Breath of Life. Rich in culture, the production includes three-time World Fireknife Champion, David Galeai – an audience favorite. The award-winning show features original musical compositions and dance choreography from New Zealand, Hawaii, Fiji, Samoa, Tahiti and Tonga. Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2013, the PCC is Hawaii’s #1 paid tourist attraction since 1963.

Thursday, July 25
Gates open at 7:30
Ha: Breath of Life at 8:00 p.m.

Friday, July 26
Gates open at 7:30
Ha: Breath of Life at 8:00 p.m.

Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Outdoor Amphitheater
1355 West 3100 South
West Valley City, Utah 84119
801-965-5100
www.culturalcelebration.org

Tickets are $10 each. Tickets may be purchased online at https://uccc.webconnex.com/PCC. Everyone must have a ticket for admission.

Jul
27
Sat
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.

 

Jul
29
Mon
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.

Aug
1
Thu
Evening Exploration Garden Tour @ Red Butte Garden
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm
Evening Exploration Garden Tour @ Red Butte Garden

Join us for an exploration of what’s blooming throughout the Garden with one of our fabulous Garden Guides for an intimate look at the Garden to see how it changes throughout the season.

Registration required at 801-581-8454 or www.redbuttegarden.org

New World Shakespeare Company’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” @ The Leonardo
Aug 1 @ 7:30 pm – Aug 11 @ 5:00 pm
New World Shakespeare Company's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" @ The Leonardo

SLC-based New World Shakespeare Company presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream to Benefit Utah’s Homeless Youth.

Gender Bending, a Midnight Rave, and a Gay Wedding. NWS is bringing in a live DJ, portraying the fairies as ravers, and transforming the character Helena into a male Helenus to include a same gender story line. You may have guessed, this production contains some adult themes and may not be suitable for children.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream will be performed August 1st through the 11th at 7:30 pm on Thursday-Saturday and 5:00 pm on Sundays. All performances will be at the The Leonardo, 209 East 500 South in Salt Lake City on the 3rd floor.

$15 tickets are available through NWS at 801-719-7998 or soon through ArtTix. A portion of proceeds for this production will be donated to Utah’s Homeless Youth.

For more information about New World Shakespeare Company, to make donations, or to purchase tickets please call 801-719-7998.

Don’t miss this exclusive two weekend run!

New World Shakespeare Company produces classic scripts with modern interpretations to relate to audiences more directly. Each production is also accompanied by a charitable campaign for a local cause that relates to the theme of the show.

Aug
8
Thu
Wicked Plants @ Red Butte Garden
Aug 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Wicked Plants @ Red Butte Garden

Poisonous, carnivorous or just plain nasty, this will be a fun and educational lecture and walkabout exploring the world of infamous plants that have left their mark in history and claimed many an unfortunate victim.

Aug
10
Sat
Beer and Ballet @ Rose Wagner Theatre
Aug 10 @ 5:30 pm
Beer and Ballet @ Rose Wagner Theatre

The evening includes locally-brewed beer from Epic Brewing, appetizers, live local music, and a private studio performance. See the newest pieces of choreography from Ballet West artists, and mingle with company members with a cold beer in hand.