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.**

 

Jan
30
Fri
Inspired Fiber Art: Contemporary Fiber Art Inspired by Traditional Textiles @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Jan 30 all-day
Inspired Fiber Art: Contemporary Fiber Art Inspired by Traditional Textiles @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center | West Valley City | Utah | United States

The Utah Cultural Celebration Center and Mary Atwater Weaver’s Guild presents a gallery exhibition of handmade fiber arts. Textile artists have created contemporary fiber arts inspired by traditional ethnic textiles — including the textiles’ techniques, styles, colors, and designs. These contemporary expressions have been inspired directly by the ethnic textiles fiber artists have encountered. The exhibition will also include these examples of traditional handmade textiles from around the world.

Feb
1
Sun
HSU Kitten Bowl @ Humane Society of Utah
Feb 1 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
HSU Kitten Bowl @ Humane Society of Utah | Murray | Utah | United States

The Humane Society of Utah is honored to be partnering with the North Shore Animal League America as one of only twenty animal shelters across the country to participate in the 2nd Annual Kitten Bowl.

On Sunday, February 1, 2015 the Humane Society of Utah is hosting our own Kitten Bowl Party from 12-7 P.M. with feline adoption specials running throughout the week beginning Saturday,January 31st-Friday, February 6th.

Be sure to come down to the Humane Society of Utah located at 4242 S. 300 W. to see our own in-house AstroTurf kitten games, football snacks, and super star pets!

With a chance to be awarded a $5,000 grant for the most cat adoptions during the event, the Humane Society of Utah is excited to spread the word and support these kitty athletes!

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
6
Fri
Inspired Fiber Art: Contemporary Fiber Art Inspired by Traditional Textiles @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Feb 6 all-day
Inspired Fiber Art: Contemporary Fiber Art Inspired by Traditional Textiles @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center | West Valley City | Utah | United States

The Utah Cultural Celebration Center and Mary Atwater Weaver’s Guild presents a gallery exhibition of handmade fiber arts. Textile artists have created contemporary fiber arts inspired by traditional ethnic textiles — including the textiles’ techniques, styles, colors, and designs. These contemporary expressions have been inspired directly by the ethnic textiles fiber artists have encountered. The exhibition will also include these examples of traditional handmade textiles from around the world.

Feb
7
Sat
Family Heart Fair @ Intermountain Medical Center
Feb 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Family Heart Fair @ Intermountain Medical Center  | Murray | Utah | United States

This is Utah’s largest family heart fair and it is sponsored by the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute. Enter the main lobby at the base of the patient tower (building 5).

FREE and open to the public—the fair has been expanded to cover heart issues concerning the entire family, from children to seniors.

“Since we know that lifestyle is an important factor in the development of heart disease, and that child obesity is a significant issue in our country, we thought it was important to broaden this year’s heart fair to address children’s heart problems and prevention at an early age,” says Donald Lappe, MD, chief of cardiology for the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute.

Seminars
10:00am – Air Pollution and Effects on Heart Disease by Dr. Brent Muhlestein
11:00am – Childhood Obesity and Effects on Heart Disease by Dr. Arvind Hoskoppal
12:00am – Cooking Demo: Learn secrets for preparing tasty—and heart healthy—meals that your whole family will enjoy!

Other activities:
• Children’s Activities: Life-size games! (Operation, Whack-A-Snack and Teddy Bear Clinic)
• Go Red For Women: Relaxing atmosphere, Information on women & heart disease and prize giveaways.
• Meditation Demo & Participation: Learn how meditation can reduce your stress levels and lower your risk of heart disease.
• CPR Demo: Learn how you can save a life.
• Murray Fire Truck Tour: Give aways for kids and fire prevention handouts.
• Life Flight Helicopter Exhibit: Get a close-up look at one of these amazing machines!
• Free Family Photo Booth: Take a family snapshot.
• Health Screenings: Health risk assessments and blood pressure and body fat analysis.
• Learning Centers: Computer presentations on arrhythmias, coronary artery disease, heart valve disease, heart failure, family historyand signs and symptoms of heart attack and stroke.

To find out more, call the Heart Institute at (801) 507-4701.

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
13
Fri
Inspired Fiber Art: Contemporary Fiber Art Inspired by Traditional Textiles @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Feb 13 all-day
Inspired Fiber Art: Contemporary Fiber Art Inspired by Traditional Textiles @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center | West Valley City | Utah | United States

The Utah Cultural Celebration Center and Mary Atwater Weaver’s Guild presents a gallery exhibition of handmade fiber arts. Textile artists have created contemporary fiber arts inspired by traditional ethnic textiles — including the textiles’ techniques, styles, colors, and designs. These contemporary expressions have been inspired directly by the ethnic textiles fiber artists have encountered. The exhibition will also include these examples of traditional handmade textiles from around the world.

Feb
14
Sat
RDT’s Ring Around the Rose, Fun with Film @ Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Feb 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
RDT's Ring Around the Rose, Fun with Film @ Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Explore film and animation with spy Hop and the Utah Film Center.
Ring around the Rose is a series of performances for children and families that explore the magical world of the arts.

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
20
Fri
Inspired Fiber Art: Contemporary Fiber Art Inspired by Traditional Textiles @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Feb 20 all-day
Inspired Fiber Art: Contemporary Fiber Art Inspired by Traditional Textiles @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center | West Valley City | Utah | United States

The Utah Cultural Celebration Center and Mary Atwater Weaver’s Guild presents a gallery exhibition of handmade fiber arts. Textile artists have created contemporary fiber arts inspired by traditional ethnic textiles — including the textiles’ techniques, styles, colors, and designs. These contemporary expressions have been inspired directly by the ethnic textiles fiber artists have encountered. The exhibition will also include these examples of traditional handmade textiles from around the world.

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/

Feb
27
Fri
Inspired Fiber Art: Contemporary Fiber Art Inspired by Traditional Textiles @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center
Feb 27 all-day
Inspired Fiber Art: Contemporary Fiber Art Inspired by Traditional Textiles @ Utah Cultural Celebration Center | West Valley City | Utah | United States

The Utah Cultural Celebration Center and Mary Atwater Weaver’s Guild presents a gallery exhibition of handmade fiber arts. Textile artists have created contemporary fiber arts inspired by traditional ethnic textiles — including the textiles’ techniques, styles, colors, and designs. These contemporary expressions have been inspired directly by the ethnic textiles fiber artists have encountered. The exhibition will also include these examples of traditional handmade textiles from around the world.

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.