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.**

 

August – September 2013

Aug
12
Mon
Silver Pen Essay Writing Workshop for Seniors @ SLCC Community Writing Center
Aug 12 @ 10:30 am – Aug 19 @ 12:30 pm
Silver Pen Essay Writing Workshop for Seniors @ SLCC Community Writing Center

It’s human nature to reflect on our lives—what we’ve done, who we’ve known, what we’ve dreamt. The SLCC Community Writing Center invites seniors to our interactive life story workshops in preparation for the Annual Silver Pen Competition sponsored by Salt Lake County Aging Services. This year’s theme is “What Is Your Passion . . . and Why?”

Silver Pen at Midvale Senior Center
350 W. Park St. (7610 S.)
2-part workshop
August 12 and 19 (M), 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Aug
13
Tue
Grant Writing II @ MURRAY SITE
Aug 13 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Grant Writing II @ MURRAY SITE

What is a logic model? This tool captures a program in a graphic format, clarifying activities and outcomes and communicating the anticipated results to the funder. Many federal, state, and foundation grants request applicants to submit a logic model as a part of a grant application. Building on principles from Grant Writing I, you will develop a complete logic model for your program that will support both your grant writing and grant implementation efforts.

To register or for more information, call (801)585-1780 or visit http://continue.utah.edu/proed/class/proed_508_grant_writing_ii

Aug
14
Wed
Firemen’s Squirt @ Murray Park Softball Field
Aug 14 @ 11:00 am
Firemen's Squirt @ Murray Park Softball Field

Prepare to get drenched!

Grab your swimsuit and join us for the annual Firemen’s Squirt.

The Murray firemen will have a fire hose on hand to create a torrential downpour for kids to play in.

For all ages.

Aug
17
Sat
Roller Derby: Reloaded @ The Derby Depot
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Roller Derby: Reloaded @ The Derby Depot

Happy Valley Derby Darlins’ Molly Morbids return to the Derby Depot to take on the defending champions, Wasatch Roller Derby’s Bonneville Bone Crushers. These two teams faced off earlier in the season with the victory to the Bone Crushers. The Molly Morbids will not want this to happen again and will fight hard to try and take the win.

Kids 5 & under get in for FREE!!
All ages welcome

Tickets will cost $15 at the door the day of, buy earlier to save a few bucks. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/400258
Doors to the event open at 6:00 pm. Get there early to get good seats.

As always, please keep in mind that roller derby is a dangerous sport to play ~ and to watch! All trackside seating is for our 18 and over fans only, due to the chance of getting a flying derby girl in your lap!

Wasatch Roller Derby is a Non-Profit, Flat Track, Roller Derby League

Aug
24
Sat
Summit Challenge @ National Ability Center
Aug 24 @ 7:00 am
Summit Challenge @ National Ability Center

Summit Challenge is a community cycling event to benefit the National Ability Center and empower individuals of all abilities. 102, 52, & 18 mile road rides are open to cyclists of all ages & abilities.

Visit www.summitchallenge100.org to register. Free for individuals with a disability.

Join us following the ride at our Race Day Village for family fun, entertainment, food & more! Summit Challenge is an official Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride.

5K Run for the Wolves @ Bonneville Shoreline Trail, University of Utah
Aug 24 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
5K Run for the Wolves @ Bonneville Shoreline Trail, University of Utah

If you like wolves, running, or walking in a beautiful mountain setting, this event is for you!

Choose between a 5K Run or 1.5 mile Walk for the Wolves. Proceeds benefit the campaign to allow wolves to return to Utah. Register by August 14 to receive a Run for the Wolves custom-designed t-shirt.

Children receive a small wolf toy. Umpqua, the almost-wolf ambassador, will be there to greet participants.

Arrive by 7:30 pm to register and get a bib number,

Sponsored by Utah Environmental Congress.

Aug
29
Thu
Poet LILLIAN YVONNE-BERTRAM & University of Utah Creative Writing GRADUATE STUDENTS READING @ Finch Lane Gallery-Art Barn
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm
Poet LILLIAN YVONNE-BERTRAM & University of Utah Creative Writing GRADUATE STUDENTS READING @ Finch Lane Gallery-Art Barn

Lillian-Yvonne Bertram’s first book, But a Storm is Blowing From Paradise, was selected by Claudia Rankine as the 2010 Benjamin Saltman Award winner and published by Red Hen Press in 2012 and is a 2013 poetry nominee for the Hurston/Wright Foundation Legacy Award for outstanding works of literature published by African Americans. Her second book, a slice from the cake made of air, is forthcoming from Red Hen Press. She is one-sixth of the poetry collective, Line Assembly. She has been in residence at the Vermont Studio Center, the Montana Artist’s Refuge, and is the recipient of a United States Embassy grant to be in residence at the Ventspils Writers & Translators House in Ventspils, Latvia, in 2014. The 2009-2011 Gaius Charles Bolin Fellow at Williams College, her poetry and prose has received numerous awards and has appeared widely. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Literature & Creative Writing at the University of Utah.

Aug
31
Sat
The Great Salt Lake Yoga Festival @ Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple
Aug 31 all-day
The Great Salt Lake Yoga Festival @ Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple

The third annual Great Salt Lake Yoga Fest will be happening on Labor Day at the Krishna Temple in Salt Lake City. The Yoga Fest is a platform to share yogic talents and resources at an affordable price for beginners and advanced practitioners of Yoga.

Sep
1
Sun
The Great Salt Lake Yoga Festival @ Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple
Sep 1 all-day
The Great Salt Lake Yoga Festival @ Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple

The third annual Great Salt Lake Yoga Fest will be happening on Labor Day at the Krishna Temple in Salt Lake City. The Yoga Fest is a platform to share yogic talents and resources at an affordable price for beginners and advanced practitioners of Yoga.

Sep
2
Mon
The Great Salt Lake Yoga Festival @ Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple
Sep 2 all-day
The Great Salt Lake Yoga Festival @ Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple

The third annual Great Salt Lake Yoga Fest will be happening on Labor Day at the Krishna Temple in Salt Lake City. The Yoga Fest is a platform to share yogic talents and resources at an affordable price for beginners and advanced practitioners of Yoga.