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.

 

Mar
7
Sat
Eagles on Ice @ Rockport State Park
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Eagles on Ice @ Rockport State Park | Peoa | Utah | United States

Join HWI staff and birds and Rockport State Park staff for a day of viewing Bald and Golden Eagles on the ice. Get up close and personal with our Raptor Ambassadors. Free hot chocolate! Cabela’s will provide optics for viewing the wild Eagles.

Mar
9
Mon
Artists of the Ages for Kids @ Kimball Art Center
Mar 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Artists of the Ages for Kids @ Kimball Art Center | Park City | Utah | United States

Artists of the Ages
Mondays, March 9, 16, 23, 30; April 13, 20

(No class April 6, Spring Break)

4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

With Kristen McDermaid

$180 (10% discount for members) materials included.

Immerse into the history of art with Kristen as she leads projects that are themed around famous artists! Each class will focus on a different famous artist, and students learn about their techniques and try to emulate their style. Kids will experiment with various types of media, depending on the artist. Play with clay, collage, painting, drawing, sculpture and more!

Mar
21
Sat
Making Pottery Together: Wheel Throwing I @ Kimball Art Center
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Making Pottery Together: Wheel Throwing I @ Kimball Art Center | Park City | Utah | United States

Making Pottery Together: Wheel Throwing I

Saturday, March 21

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

With Kristen McDermaid

$50 per child/adult pair (10% discount for members) materials included.

Learn the basics of wheel throwing! Students will learn how to throw on the wheel and will decorate and add glazes to finish their pieces. A wheel throwing demo will be given and then students will work beside their family member to each create one wheel thrown piece. Students will then be able to add hand built embellishments and paint so that their piece is ready to fire in the kilns. Due to drying and firing times, pottery will be ready to pick up 10 days after the class. Please note that children under 7 cannot use a wheel independently as they are not strong enough and must share a wheel with an adult!

Third Saturday for Families: Romantic Cloud Drawings @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts
Mar 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Third Saturday for Families: Romantic Cloud Drawings @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Third Saturday for Families: Romantic Cloud Drawings
March 21 | 1-4 pm | FREE
Romantic art is in the air! Nineteenth-century Romantic artists loved to show nature at its fiercest, with roiling clouds and wild forests. Learn from the Romantic art on display in the UMFA galleries to create a dramatic cloud drawing. Presented in collaboration with the Utah Symphony | Opera Romantics Festival.

Mar
26
Thu
HawkWatch International, Love Utah Give Utah, Open House @ HawkWatch International Headquarters
Mar 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
HawkWatch International, Love Utah Give Utah, Open House @ HawkWatch International Headquarters | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

On March 26, communities across Utah will come together for 24 hours of giving during Love UT Give UT, the state’s biggest day of giving. Help make an impact by making a donation to HawkWatch International on March 26, 2015.

Swing by the HWI Office (2240 South 900 East) from 12-2pm on March 26 to meet Calurus, our Red-tailed Hawk, and the HWI staff. We’ll have refreshments and be giving away our 2015 Calendar to anyone who visits.

Mar
28
Sat
Madeleine Choir School SUPER HERO 5K & Fun Run @ Liberty Park
Mar 28 all-day
Madeleine Choir School SUPER HERO 5K  & Fun Run @ Liberty Park | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Join the fun and help rid the city of those nasty villains! Come dressed as your favorite superhero or villain.
$15 For Fun Run
$25 FOR 5K
For more details, please check our website below.

Birds in the Lab! @ Natural History Museum of Utah
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Birds in the Lab! @ Natural History Museum of Utah | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Join the HawkWatch crew and some of their fine feathered friends for the opportunity to observe live raptors up-close and examine a variety of specimens-feathers, eggs, and claws! Meet the HawkWatch experts, discover how to identify common birds in your communities, and learn about local bird conservation efforts in Utah.

This is your opportunity to learn more about birds of prey and what HawkWatch International is doing to protect them and our shared environment.

Apr
6
Mon
Spring Break Painting for Kids with Joy Mcmanaman @ Kimball Art Center
Apr 6 all-day
Spring Break Painting for Kids with Joy Mcmanaman @ Kimball Art Center | Park City | Utah | United States

Spring Break Painting for Kids

Monday – Thursday

April 6, 7, 8, 9 (Park City Spring Break)

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

With Joy McManaman

$140 (10% discount for members) $15 materials fee

Have you been searching for a painting class for your child that would actually help them gain confidence in art and come home with masterful paintings? This is an unusual class that will help children create paintings they never thought were possible by following Joy’s step-by-step demonstrations. Joy has strategically designed enchanting images of nature and animals to entice young artists to learn the fundamentals of painting without even realizing it.

Apr
17
Fri
Matisee Cut-Outs and Printmaking @ Kimball Art Center
Apr 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Matisee Cut-Outs and Printmaking @ Kimball Art Center | Park City | Utah | United States

Matisse Cut-Outs and Printmaking
Fridays, April 17, 24; May 1, 8
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
With Linda Taynahza
$140 (10% discount for members) $15 materials fee

Using the primary palette red, yellow and blue that Matisse preferred with his cut outs, we will cut out shapes to create bold, crisp monotype prints! Using non-toxic water based inks, each class will
focus on a different image content such as animals, still life, geometric design, people, hearts & flowers, sports, or holidays. Monotypes are fun and spontaneous. Looking at and using the simple shapes and colors used by Matisse are also lots of fun!

Apr
18
Sat
Family Cups! Family Ceramics class at KAC @ Kimball Art Center
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Family Cups!  Family Ceramics class at KAC @ Kimball Art Center | Park City | Utah | United States

Family Cups!

Saturday, April 18
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

With Kristen McDermaid
$50 per child/adult pair (10% discount for members) materials included.

Students will have the opportunity to hand build with clay, as well as use the pottery wheel in this class! You will first each make a cup on the pottery wheel for each member of your family. Then, make a hand built tray for those cups to be served on. Once the pieces are built, students will have the opportunity to experiment with vibrant glazes and decorate their finished pieces. Get creative with family members and join Kristen in creating timeless clay cups that you can cherish with your family for years to come! Due to drying and firing times, pottery will be ready to pick up 10 days after the class. Please note that children under 7 cannot use a wheel independently as they are not strong enough and must share a wheel with an adult!

Third Saturday for Families: Design Your Own Poster @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts
Apr 18 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Third Saturday for Families: Design Your Own Poster @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Third Saturday for Families: Design Your Own Poster
Saturday, April 18 | 1-4 pm | FREE
Come see Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art from the Smithsonian American Art Museum and learn about influential Latino artists. Then create a poster to explore this unique and important art form. Club Quetzacoatl will perform an interactive dance in the Great Hall at 2 pm and 3 pm.

Apr
24
Fri
Under the Sea, Over the Moon Art Night at KAC! @ Kimball Art Center
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Under the Sea, Over the Moon Art Night at KAC! @ Kimball Art Center | Park City | Utah | United States

Under the Sea, Over the Moon Art Night!

Friday, April 24

5:00 – 7:30 p.m.

With KAC Staff

Free to the public! All ages welcome.
Come and enjoy the April Gallery Stroll while kids join the Kimball’s Education & Exhibition Teams for a special viewing of our exhibit, Wasatch Back Student Art Show: Under the Sea, Over the Moon. All attendees will have the opportunity to get creative and create a unique art piece using mixed media materials around the theme of Under the Sea, Over the Moon. Participants can add their art projects in our gallery display window, or take their art home with them! No pre-registration necessary, drop-ins welcome! Parental supervision required for children under the age of 14.

Apr
25
Sat
Family Fun Run @ Wellsville City Center
Apr 25 @ 11:00 am
Family Fun Run @ Wellsville City Center | Wellsville | Utah | United States

The 9th Annual Family Fun Run is an event organized by the Child and Family Support Center as part of the Utah Family Fun Day. Join the Race to support Utah families for National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Races include 10K, 5K, and 1Mi. Prizes for top male and female runners in each race. Packet pick-up: 8:30-9:30 at the City Center Pavilion.
Register at ChildandFamilySupportCenter.org

Utah STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) Expo @ South Towne Expo Center
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Utah STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) Expo @ South Towne Expo Center | Sandy | Utah | United States

Hundreds of students will showcase STEM projects and demos at the Utah STEM Expo.

Beehive Science and Technology Academy (BSTA) students and students across the Valley will have the opportunity to demonstrate their Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) explorations. The Expo will offer a venue for students to showcase the fruits of their STEM studies and hard work, professionals to show how STEM is used to better our communities, and spectators to participate in hands-on experiments. The Expo will also include Lego Robotics and Robotics presentations, science shows, science trivia, STEM passports to win donated prizes, and many more activities. The Expo event will connect our schools to the community, our students to professionals, and generate interest and excitement for science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

See more at: www.utahstemexpo.org

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.