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.**

 

Dec
20
Sat
Christmas Bird Count for Kids @ Tracy Aviary
Dec 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
Christmas Bird Count for Kids @ Tracy Aviary

Come participate in our 2014 Christmas Bird Count for Kids! This free program is open to children ages 8 and up, and gives them the tools they need to discover amazing birds around them and participate in the Audubon Society’s Christmas Bird Count, a Christmas tradition for over 100 years. During the program, Aviary staff will guide participants in learning basics of binoculars use, practicing birding skills in Liberty Park, tallying results over hot cocoa, and celebrating our findings with a special encounter with our trained Bird Show stars!

Winter Solstice Celebration @ Red Butte Garden
Dec 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Winter Solstice Celebration @ Red Butte Garden | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Winter Solstice has long been celebrated all over the world because it heralds the gradual return of the light after the shortest and darkest day of the year. Bring your kids to the Garden and create head wreaths, winter candles, and more. Sip hot chocolate and make a new-year wish at the Yule Log.
Enjoy half-price Garden admission December, January & February.

Third Saturday for Families: Make a Clock @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Third Saturday for Families: Make a Clock @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Time is a theme depicted in works of art throughout the Museum, from ancient to contemporary. Be inspired to create your own clock on this Third Saturday. We provide the clockworks and blank face, and you provide the artistic vision.

Dec
22
Mon
The Horse @ Natural History Museum of Utah
Dec 22 all-day
The Horse @ Natural History Museum of Utah | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Explore the Enduring Bond between Humans and Horses:

The Natural History Museum of Utah is excited to host The Horse.

Over time, humans have preyed upon horses, domesticated them, bred them for work and play, and forged deep emotional and spiritual connections with them. Come discover the fascinating story of how humans have shaped the horse, and how the horse, in turn has shaped us.

This special exhibition includes cultural objects from around the world, a hand-painted diorama depicting the evolution of the horse, and interactives that invite you to test your strength in horsepower, identify different breeds, and peek inside a life-size, moving horse.

Explore one of Utah’s most important horse stories – the connection of the Ute people to horses. The Ute were among the first North American tribes to acquire horses from the Spanish in the 1600s. Discover how horses transformed Ute life in ways that continue to reverberate today.

The Horse opens July 19 to members and July 21 to all guests.

Horses are integral to our history and touch us as individuals. Celebrate our bond with these magnificent creatures!

Winter Snow Globes @ Kimball Art Center
Dec 22 @ 3:30 pm
Winter Snow Globes @ Kimball Art Center | Park City | Utah | United States

Winter Snow Globes

Monday, December 22

3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

With Jocelyn Scudder

$25 per project (10% discount for members) materials included

Using glass mason jars, little toys and trinkets, students will learn how to make their very own snow globe. Students will use a variety of mixed media including paint, glitter, glue, found objects, papers and more to create their winter wonderland scene in their own globe. This is a great class for siblings, friends and families. Students 5 and under should be accompanied by an adult.

Dec
29
Mon
The Horse @ Natural History Museum of Utah
Dec 29 all-day
The Horse @ Natural History Museum of Utah | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Explore the Enduring Bond between Humans and Horses:

The Natural History Museum of Utah is excited to host The Horse.

Over time, humans have preyed upon horses, domesticated them, bred them for work and play, and forged deep emotional and spiritual connections with them. Come discover the fascinating story of how humans have shaped the horse, and how the horse, in turn has shaped us.

This special exhibition includes cultural objects from around the world, a hand-painted diorama depicting the evolution of the horse, and interactives that invite you to test your strength in horsepower, identify different breeds, and peek inside a life-size, moving horse.

Explore one of Utah’s most important horse stories – the connection of the Ute people to horses. The Ute were among the first North American tribes to acquire horses from the Spanish in the 1600s. Discover how horses transformed Ute life in ways that continue to reverberate today.

The Horse opens July 19 to members and July 21 to all guests.

Horses are integral to our history and touch us as individuals. Celebrate our bond with these magnificent creatures!

Jan
29
Thu
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary
Jan 29 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Bring your little ones to stretch their wings with our educators and birds in Tracy Aviary’s Preschool and Kindergarten classes. Our classes are offered once a week for six weeks. Classes feature a special bird visitor, a fun craft or activity, a snack, a sing-along song, and an engaging story connecting with our age-appropriate themes. All classes are designed for parents to attend and participate with their child. To enroll your chick before all the nests are taken visit us at http://www.tracyaviary.org/pre-k-classes/

YMCA Grand Opening Community Event @ Larry H. & Gail Miller Family Foundation YMCA Community Family Center
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm
YMCA Grand Opening Community Event @ Larry H. & Gail Miller Family Foundation YMCA Community Family Center

We hope that you will join the YMCA of Northern Utah as we celebrate the opening of the new Larry H. & Gail Miller Family Foundation YMCA Community Family Center, our second YMCA facility in Utah the first in Ogden! On January 29 the YMCA will be hosting a Grand Opening Community Event to celebrate the new building. The event will run from 5:30-7:30pm and will include fun activities for all ages, exciting games, winter crafts and healthy snacks. Visit www.ymcautah.org or call 801.839.3385

Feb
5
Thu
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary
Feb 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Bring your little ones to stretch their wings with our educators and birds in Tracy Aviary’s Preschool and Kindergarten classes. Our classes are offered once a week for six weeks. Classes feature a special bird visitor, a fun craft or activity, a snack, a sing-along song, and an engaging story connecting with our age-appropriate themes. All classes are designed for parents to attend and participate with their child. To enroll your chick before all the nests are taken visit us at http://www.tracyaviary.org/pre-k-classes/

Feb
12
Thu
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary
Feb 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Bring your little ones to stretch their wings with our educators and birds in Tracy Aviary’s Preschool and Kindergarten classes. Our classes are offered once a week for six weeks. Classes feature a special bird visitor, a fun craft or activity, a snack, a sing-along song, and an engaging story connecting with our age-appropriate themes. All classes are designed for parents to attend and participate with their child. To enroll your chick before all the nests are taken visit us at http://www.tracyaviary.org/pre-k-classes/

Feb
19
Thu
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary
Feb 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Bring your little ones to stretch their wings with our educators and birds in Tracy Aviary’s Preschool and Kindergarten classes. Our classes are offered once a week for six weeks. Classes feature a special bird visitor, a fun craft or activity, a snack, a sing-along song, and an engaging story connecting with our age-appropriate themes. All classes are designed for parents to attend and participate with their child. To enroll your chick before all the nests are taken visit us at http://www.tracyaviary.org/pre-k-classes/

Feb
26
Thu
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary
Feb 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Bring your little ones to stretch their wings with our educators and birds in Tracy Aviary’s Preschool and Kindergarten classes. Our classes are offered once a week for six weeks. Classes feature a special bird visitor, a fun craft or activity, a snack, a sing-along song, and an engaging story connecting with our age-appropriate themes. All classes are designed for parents to attend and participate with their child. To enroll your chick before all the nests are taken visit us at http://www.tracyaviary.org/pre-k-classes/

Mar
5
Thu
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary
Mar 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Little Chicks Classes @ Tracy Aviary | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Bring your little ones to stretch their wings with our educators and birds in Tracy Aviary’s Preschool and Kindergarten classes. Our classes are offered once a week for six weeks. Classes feature a special bird visitor, a fun craft or activity, a snack, a sing-along song, and an engaging story connecting with our age-appropriate themes. All classes are designed for parents to attend and participate with their child. To enroll your chick before all the nests are taken visit us at http://www.tracyaviary.org/pre-k-classes/

May
14
Thu
Great Salt Lake Bird Festival @ Davis County Legacy Events Center
May 14 all-day
Great Salt Lake Bird Festival @ Davis County Legacy Events Center | Farmington | Utah | United States

Come join us at the 17th Great Salt Lake Bird Festival in Farmington Utah May 14-18, 2015! Bird watching is a great family activity and Utah is the place to see birds. David Allen Sibley, author and illustrator of The Sibley Guide series will be the Keynote speaker, a lead fieldtrip and present a workshop and book signing. Just think – 5 days of field trips to the best birding areas in northern Utah and 2 days of workshops, vendors, and youth activities. Field trips include ‘Behind-the-Gates’ trips to areas not normally open to the general public. Bring your family to Great Salt Lake Bird Festival May 15th and 16th. See the entire program at www.GreatSaltLakeBirdFest.com Register on-line for field trips.

May
15
Fri
Great Salt Lake Bird Festival @ Davis County Legacy Events Center
May 15 all-day
Great Salt Lake Bird Festival @ Davis County Legacy Events Center | Farmington | Utah | United States

Come join us at the 17th Great Salt Lake Bird Festival in Farmington Utah May 14-18, 2015! Bird watching is a great family activity and Utah is the place to see birds. David Allen Sibley, author and illustrator of The Sibley Guide series will be the Keynote speaker, a lead fieldtrip and present a workshop and book signing. Just think – 5 days of field trips to the best birding areas in northern Utah and 2 days of workshops, vendors, and youth activities. Field trips include ‘Behind-the-Gates’ trips to areas not normally open to the general public. Bring your family to Great Salt Lake Bird Festival May 15th and 16th. See the entire program at www.GreatSaltLakeBirdFest.com Register on-line for field trips.