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.

 

Jun
30
Fri
Arts in the Parks with UMOCA’s Art Truck @ Monroe Park
Jun 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Arts in the Parks with UMOCA's Art Truck @ Monroe Park |  |  |

Arts in the Parks is a free program that offers opportunities for children to explore visual and performing arts through hands-on activities. The program travels to six different Ogden city parks for one week at a time during the summer months. Attend Arts in the Parks and visit the UMOCA Art Truck, currently exhibiting Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s whereABOUTS.

Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s whereABOUTS is an immersive and interactive installation that investigates location, identity and community. Students learn about mapping as a way to understand and express relationships between identity and place. Then, they explore their own communities through creative map-making of their neighborhoods. The whereABOUTS installation aims to connect students from different communities around the state by providing opportunities for visitors to learn about experiences other than their own.

About the Art Truck:
The Art Truck is a traveling educational art exhibit that takes exciting and accessible contemporary art, created by leading local and national artists, directly to schools and community venues across the state. Each visit by the Art Truck includes the expertise of a trained museum educator who leads students through a meaningful exploration of the current exhibition.

To request a visit from the Art Truck, email Madeline Savarese at madeline.savarese@utahmoca.org or call 801-328-4201 x 110. For more information, please visit http://www.utahmoca.org/art-truck/.

Jul
5
Wed
Host a School Supply Drive! @ United Way of Salt Lake
Jul 5 all-day
Host a School Supply Drive! @ United Way of Salt Lake | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

In August, thousands of children will arrive at school without the supplies they need to learn. This year, help United Way of Salt Lake Stuff the Bus with school supplies for more than 10,000 students!

We need 100 companies, community groups, girl and boy scouts, and individuals to host school supply drives! Sign-up to collect supplies listed on the registration form, and drop-them off between July 31 and August 2 at the Columbus Community Center in South Salt Lake (2531 South 400 East) between 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Any amount of supplies will help a child in need!

Supplies will be stuffed into backpacks on August 12 and delivered to students who need them. Learn more and signup at stuffthebus.uw.org.

Jul
7
Fri
Arts in the Parks with UMOCA’s Art Truck @ Mt. Ogden Park
Jul 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Arts in the Parks with UMOCA's Art Truck @ Mt. Ogden Park |  |  |

Arts in the Parks is a free program that offers opportunities for children to explore visual and performing arts through hands-on activities. The program travels to six different Ogden city parks for one week at a time during the summer months. Attend Arts in the Parks and visit the UMOCA Art Truck, currently exhibiting Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s whereABOUTS.

Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s whereABOUTS is an immersive and interactive installation that investigates location, identity and community. Students learn about mapping as a way to understand and express relationships between identity and place. Then, they explore their own communities through creative map-making of their neighborhoods. The whereABOUTS installation aims to connect students from different communities around the state by providing opportunities for visitors to learn about experiences other than their own.

About the Art Truck:
The Art Truck is a traveling educational art exhibit that takes exciting and accessible contemporary art, created by leading local and national artists, directly to schools and community venues across the state. Each visit by the Art Truck includes the expertise of a trained museum educator who leads students through a meaningful exploration of the current exhibition.

To request a visit from the Art Truck, email Madeline Savarese at madeline.savarese@utahmoca.org or call 801-328-4201 x 110. For more information, please visit http://www.utahmoca.org/art-truck/.

Jul
8
Sat
Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum with the Art Truck @ Discovery Gateway Children's Museum
Jul 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Discovery Gateway Children's Museum with the Art Truck @ Discovery Gateway Children's Museum |  |  |

The Discovery Gateway offers interactive, hands-on fun through engaging workshops, programs, and exhibits. Visit whereABOUTS in the Art Truck, and then create, learn, and play at the children’s museum.

Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s whereABOUTS is an immersive and interactive installation that investigates location, identity and community. Students learn about mapping as a way to understand and express relationships between identity and place. Then, they explore their own communities through creative map-making of their neighborhoods. The whereABOUTS installation aims to connect students from different communities around the state by providing opportunities for visitors to learn about experiences other than their own.

About the Art Truck:
The Art Truck is a traveling educational art exhibit that takes exciting and accessible contemporary art, created by leading local and national artists, directly to schools and community venues across the state. Each visit by the Art Truck includes the expertise of a trained museum educator who leads students through a meaningful exploration of the current exhibition. For more information visit http://www.utahmoca.org/art-truck/

UMOCA Family Art Saturday: Sounds of Sanctuary @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
Jul 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
UMOCA Family Art Saturday: Sounds of Sanctuary @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art |  |  |

Inspired by our current exhibition “Safe & Sound,” UMOCA presents Family Art Saturday: Sounds of Sanctuary. Explore Spy Hop’s “Safe and Sound” and discuss what it means to be safe. Then make a personalized set of foam headphones using pictures of people, places and things that represent what makes you feel safe. Family Art Saturdays offer families an opportunity to discover UMOCA’s various exhibitions and participate in an art-making activity led by a museum educator. Projects are suitable for toddlers to tweens of all abilities. For more information visit utahmoca.org/family-art-saturdays/ or call 801.328.4201.

Jul
9
Sun
Singing with the Birds @ Tracy Aviary
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm
Singing with the Birds @ Tracy Aviary |  |  |

The Second Sunday Music Series is back again for another summer! Bring a chair and picnic and enjoy live music at Tracy Aviary! July 9th’s performer is Morgan Snow! This event is FREE with admission to Tracy Aviary!

Jul
12
Wed
Art Truck Extravaganza @ Main Library at Library Square
Jul 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Art Truck Extravaganza @ Main Library at Library Square |  |  |

Explore the concept of community through art, music, and map-making on Library Square. See whereABOUTS in the Art Truck, and join the SLCC Community Writing Center, Framework Arts, and the Library for creative activities that include map-making and a photo scavenger hunt. Music performance by Doc Young from 2-3 PM.

Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s whereABOUTS is an immersive and interactive installation that investigates location, identity and community. Students learn about mapping as a way to understand and express relationships between identity and place. Then, they explore their own communities through creative map-making of their neighborhoods. The whereABOUTS installation aims to connect students from different communities around the state by providing opportunities for visitors to learn about experiences other than their own.

About the Art Truck:
The Art Truck is a traveling educational art exhibit that takes exciting and accessible contemporary art, created by leading local and national artists, directly to schools and community venues across the state. Each visit by the Art Truck includes the expertise of a trained museum educator who leads students through a meaningful exploration of the current exhibition. For more information visit http://www.utahmoca.org/art-truck/

UMOCA Art Truck at Library Square @ Library Square
Jul 12 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
UMOCA Art Truck at Library Square @ Library Square |  |  |

Discover Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s whereABOUTS in the UMOCA Art Truck at Library Square on July 12 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. whereABOUTS is an immersive and interactive installation that investigates location, identity and community through altered maps of Utah communities. Explore your community and identity in a new and innovative way through creative map-making! The Art Truck seeks to make contemporary art more accessible for all ages and provides educators new ways of approaching various topics through art-making. For more information about the Art Truck or to schedule an Art Truck visit, go to utahmoca.org/art-truck.

Jul
15
Sat
Community Mapping at the Library @ Day Riverside Library
Jul 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Community Mapping at the Library @ Day Riverside Library  |  |  |

Visit “whereABOUTS” in the Art Truck at this community mapping event. Framework Arts will be on hand to help participants map visions of our current and future creative communities on jumbo paper maps. We’ll utilize chalk, charcoal, and our collective imagination.

Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s “whereABOUTS” is an immersive and interactive installation that investigates location, identity and community. Students learn about mapping as a way to understand and express relationships between identity and place. Then, they explore their own communities through creative map-making of their neighborhoods. The “whereABOUTS” installation aims to connect students from different communities around the state by providing opportunities for visitors to learn about experiences other than their own.

About the Art Truck:
The Art Truck is a traveling educational art exhibit that takes exciting and accessible contemporary art, created by leading local and national artists, directly to schools and community venues across the state. Each visit by the Art Truck includes the expertise of a trained museum educator who leads students through a meaningful exploration of the current exhibition. For more information visit http://www.utahmoca.org/art-truck/

Jul
19
Wed
Host a School Supply Drive! @ United Way of Salt Lake
Jul 19 all-day
Host a School Supply Drive! @ United Way of Salt Lake | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

In August, thousands of children will arrive at school without the supplies they need to learn. This year, help United Way of Salt Lake Stuff the Bus with school supplies for more than 10,000 students!

We need 100 companies, community groups, girl and boy scouts, and individuals to host school supply drives! Sign-up to collect supplies listed on the registration form, and drop-them off between July 31 and August 2 at the Columbus Community Center in South Salt Lake (2531 South 400 East) between 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Any amount of supplies will help a child in need!

Supplies will be stuffed into backpacks on August 12 and delivered to students who need them. Learn more and signup at stuffthebus.uw.org.

Jul
23
Sun
Shark Week @ Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
Jul 23 – Jul 29 all-day
Shark Week @ Loveland Living Planet Aquarium | Draper | Utah | United States

It wouldn’t be summer without Shark Week! Visit the Aquarium between July 23 – 29 and learn all about the ocean’s most captivating predators. Come face-to-face with five different shark species, watch a live shark feeding, or attend a myth-busting dive talk centered around these incredible creatures. Are sharks really the deadly predator they’re made out to be? Find out that and much more during Shark Week at the Aquarium!

Jul
29
Sat
Utah Pacific Island Heritage Month Kick-Off Event with the Art Truck @ Sorenson Multicultural Center
Jul 29 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Utah Pacific Island Heritage Month Kick-Off Event with the Art Truck @ Sorenson Multicultural Center |  |  |

Kick off the 5th Annual Utah Pacific Island Heritage Month with nine Pacific Island cultural activity booths, a children’s corner, and nonstop entertainment, including the Art Truck with our current exhibit, whereABOUTS.

Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s whereABOUTS is an immersive and interactive installation that investigates location, identity and community. Students learn about mapping as a way to understand and express relationships between identity and place. Then, they explore their own communities through creative map-making of their neighborhoods. The whereABOUTS installation aims to connect students from different communities around the state by providing opportunities for visitors to learn about experiences other than their own.

About the Art Truck:
The Art Truck is a traveling educational art exhibit that takes exciting and accessible contemporary art, created by leading local and national artists, directly to schools and community venues across the state. Each visit by the Art Truck includes the expertise of a trained museum educator who leads students through a meaningful exploration of the current exhibition. For more information visit http://www.utahmoca.org/art-truck/.

Aug
1
Tue
Groove in the Grove with UMOCA’s Art Truck @ Salt Lake City Police Department Pioneer Precinct
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Groove in the Grove with UMOCA's Art Truck @ Salt Lake City Police Department Pioneer Precinct |  |  |

Join the Poplar Grove Community Council at their 6th annual community event celebrating the diversity of Poplar Grove while striving to inform and connect its residents with information, resources, and programs. There will be free food, live entertainment, and an assortment of activities for all ages. Visit the UMOCA Art Truck, currently exhibiting Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s whereABOUTS.

Jaime Salvador Castillo and Michael Anthony García’s whereABOUTS is an immersive and interactive installation that investigates location, identity and community. Students learn about mapping as a way to understand and express relationships between identity and place. Then, they explore their own communities through creative map-making of their neighborhoods. The whereABOUTS installation aims to connect students from different communities around the state by providing opportunities for visitors to learn about experiences other than their own.

About the Art Truck:
The Art Truck is a traveling educational art exhibit that takes exciting and accessible contemporary art, created by leading local and national artists, directly to schools and community venues across the state. Each visit by the Art Truck includes the expertise of a trained museum educator who leads students through a meaningful exploration of the current exhibition. For more information visit http://www.utahmoca.org/art-truck/.

Aug
12
Sat
UMOCA Family Art Saturday: Cloud-Seeding Paper Airplanes @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
UMOCA Family Art Saturday: Cloud-Seeding Paper Airplanes @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art |  |  |

Inspired by Michael Ryan Handley’s art processes that mix art and nature, UMOCA presents Family Art Saturday: Cloud-Seeding Paper Airplanes. Handley’s “Sublimation” examines the artistic potential of water and the relationship between humans, nature, and art. Create your very own cloud-seeding paper airplane decorated with water-resistant materials and watercolor paints. Family Art Saturdays offer families an opportunity to discover UMOCA’s various exhibitions and participate in an art-making activity led by a museum educator. Projects are suitable for toddlers to tweens of all abilities. For more information visit utahmoca.org/family-art-saturday/ or call 801.328.4201.

Aug
13
Sun
Singing with the Birds @ Tracy Aviary
Aug 13 @ 2:00 pm
Singing with the Birds @ Tracy Aviary |  |  |

The Second Sunday Music Series is back again for another summer! Bring a chair and picnic and enjoy live music at Tracy Aviary! August 13th’s performer is Nathan Spenser Revue! This event is FREE with admission to Tracy Aviary!