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.

 

Jul
6
Mon
2015 Spring Garden Fair @ Weber Basin Water Learning Garden
Jul 6 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
2015 Spring Garden Fair @ Weber Basin Water Learning Garden

Join us for our 7th annual Garden Fair! A great free, family event that can be enjoyed by all.
• Free hot dogs, drink and cotton candy
• Landscape Classes
• Garden Tours
• Prizes
• Children Activities
• Water Treatment Plant Tours
• Local Vendors & Nurseries
• 101.5 The Eagle

Reel Stories Premiere @ Broadway Centre Cinema
Jul 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Reel Stories Premiere @ Broadway Centre Cinema | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

REEL Stories, Spy Hop Productions longest running film class, opens up the world of filmmaking to anyone who is interested and passionate about telling their story. For almost all of the students, this was their first experience making a film, and the final results are a tribute to their months of hard work.

Join us for a free screening of these films. After each screening there will be a short Q&A with the filmmaker. A reception will follow with some light refreshments. This is a free event but space is limited. Come hear what the next generation of filmmakers have to say, we promise you won’t be disappointed.

Jul
11
Sat
Family Art Saturday – Move It, Move It @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Art Saturday - Move It, Move It @ Utah Museum of Contemporary Art | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

UMOCA invites children of all ages and their families to discover our changing exhibitions and participate together in hands-on art making activities led by a trained educator. Each activity connects to a brand new idea, medium or theme explored by an artist currently exhibited in the museum. Projects are suitable from toddler to tween in a wide range of abilities.

Move It, Move It
After visiting the exhibit Adjunct to experience Karin Hodgin-Jones’ entrancing motor-powered sculptures, engineer your own kinetic artwork powered by the turn of a hand-crank.

Jul
13
Mon
Samba Criança (Samba Kid) @ SLC Arts Hub
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Samba Criança (Samba Kid) @ SLC Arts Hub | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Samba Criança (Samba Kid) is a Brazilian drum and dance camp presented by Samba Fogo. Students experience the joy of Brazilian drumming, dance, song and folklore, as they put together a final performance for friends and family. The camp is offered 9:00am–12:00pm, July 13-17 for ages 5-8, and July 27-31 for ages 9-12. Located at the SLC Arts Hub / Utah Arts Alliance, 663 West 100 South, SLC, UT 84104. Tuition is $120 per student, partial scholarships are available and all instruments are supplied, plus all camp participants receive a free Samba Fogo T-shirt! Camp culminates in a performance for friends and family at 11:00am on the last day (Friday) of each camp. Samba Criança is supported by the Salt Lake City Arts Council, Utah Arts Alliance, and the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts & Parks Program. More information and registration at SambaFogo.com.

Jul
18
Sat
Miles for Melanoma Salt Lake City @ Sugar House Park
Jul 18 @ 7:00 am
Miles for Melanoma Salt Lake City @ Sugar House Park | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Join us for Miles for Melanoma Salt Lake City!

Every hour of every day someone dies from melanoma. Recent research shows that overall cancer rates are decreasing, except for melanoma diagnoses! One-in-50 people will be diagnosed with melanoma during their lifetime. The Miles for Melanoma Salt Lake City Run/Walk will raise funds to fuel additional research for new and better treatment options, and support the MRF as the organization advocates for the melanoma community and educate people about the prevention and diagnosis of the disease.

Join us and help make a difference!

WHO: You! Join us individually or create a team when you register.

WHAT: A 5K run/walk that will allow participants to help raise funds to support research, education and advocacy for melanoma.

WHERE: Big Field Pavilion, Sugar House Park, Salt Lake City, UT

WHEN: Saturday, July 18, 2015
Check-in and Registration begins at 7:00 a.m.
Run/Walk begins at 8:00 a.m.

Free family movie screening: Havana Curveball @ Viridian Event Center
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am
Free family movie screening: Havana Curveball @ Viridian Event Center | West Jordan | Utah | United States

HAVANA CURVEBALL…Thirteen-year-old Mica takes to heart his Rabbi’s dictate to help “heal the world,” and launches a grand plan to send baseballs to Cuba – a country he knows has few resources, loves baseball, and gave his Jewish grandpa during the Holocaust. Recommended for ages 11+ Free popcorn provided!

Jul
20
Mon
Discovery Gateway’s Annual Children’s Festival Fundraiser @ Discovery Gateway: The Children's Museum of Utah
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Discovery Gateway's Annual Children's Festival Fundraiser @ Discovery Gateway: The Children's Museum of Utah  | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Celebrate the arrival of summer in Downtown SLC at the Discovery Gateway Children’s Festival! There will be activities for kids of all ages including face painting, balloon art, science demos, art experiences, prize giveaways and much more!
Discovery Gateway is proud to partner with the Utah Foster Care Foundation’s annual Chalk Art Festival, by planning both events to coincide on the same day!
Bring the whole family to enjoy the beautiful chalk art alongside entertainment featuring local cultural and youth performance groups at the museum!
All activities at Discovery Gateway are $5 for members, $10 for non-members; the Chalk Art Festival is free and open to the public. Tickets available online at DiscoveryGateway.org, in advance at the museum or on the day of the event.

Jul
24
Fri
Avenues Baseball Fall League @ Avenues Baseball @ Lindsey Gardens
Jul 24 all-day
Avenues Baseball Fall League @ Avenues Baseball @ Lindsey Gardens | Merced | California | United States

Before your family runs off for summer adventures…. Register for Fall Baseball!
This fall, we will be running leagues in Majors, Minors and Machine Pitch. Games will start in August and run through early October. The goal of fall baseball is player development; it’s a great opportunity to try a new position, build confidence, and have fun. Early registration ends on July 24, and will save you $15 off the $100 fee. So register today!

Jul
27
Mon
Samba Criança (Samba Kid) @ SLC Arts Hub
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Samba Criança (Samba Kid) @ SLC Arts Hub | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Samba Criança (Samba Kid) is a Brazilian drum and dance camp presented by Samba Fogo. Students experience the joy of Brazilian drumming, dance, song and folklore, as they put together a final performance for friends and family. The camp is offered 9:00am–12:00pm, July 13-17 for ages 5-8, and July 27-31 for ages 9-12. Located at the SLC Arts Hub / Utah Arts Alliance, 663 West 100 South, SLC, UT 84104. Tuition is $120 per student, partial scholarships are available and all instruments are supplied, plus all camp participants receive a free Samba Fogo T-shirt! Camp culminates in a performance for friends and family at 11:00am on the last day (Friday) of each camp. Samba Criança is supported by the Salt Lake City Arts Council, Utah Arts Alliance, and the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts & Parks Program. More information and registration at SambaFogo.com.

Jul
31
Fri
Blue Moon Festival @ Holladay City Hall
Jul 31 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Blue Moon Festival @ Holladay City Hall | Holladay | Utah | United States

The Holladay Arts Council is pleased to announce our ever-popular Blue Moon Festival (held on an actual blue moon this year). Live music will be performed by local favorites The Saliva Sisters, and Imagine, the amazing Beatles tribute band. Dozens of local artists and craftsmen will display their works. An arts and crafts tent will be provided for the children. Local food vendors will be on hand. Beer and wine will be available for the adults. A short fireworks display will cap the night off.
It is going to be an amazingly fun evening. We hope to see you there!

Aug
15
Sat
Free family movie: Disney Nature African Cats @ Viridian Event Center
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am
Free family movie: Disney Nature African Cats @ Viridian Event Center | West Jordan | Utah | United States

An epic true story that captures the real-life love, humor, and determination of the majestic kings of the savanna. The story features Mara, a lion cub who strives to grow up with her mother’s strength and spirit; Sita, a fearless cheetah and single mother of five mischievous newborns; and Fang, a proud leader of the pride. Free popcorn included!

Aug
17
Mon
Little Sprouts: Hooray for the Harvest! (Preschool) @ Grateful Tomato Garden
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am
Little Sprouts: Hooray for the Harvest! (Preschool) @ Grateful Tomato Garden | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Summer is almost over, which means that the garden is full of tasty things to try. And while older siblings are heading back to school, it’s the perfect time for preschoolers to enjoy an extra week of summer fun. Storytelling, gardening, and trying new foods will be a great way to prepare your little sprout for his or her upcoming preschool adventures.

Oct
24
Sat
Strut Your Mutt 5K Walk- Best Friends Animal Society @ Liberty Park
Oct 24 all-day
Strut Your Mutt 5K Walk- Best Friends Animal Society @ Liberty Park

Add some excitement to your usual weekend plans with your dog, and do it for a great cause! At Strut Your Mutt, you can enjoy a leisurely community dog walk or a timed 5k run (with or without your dog), and then hang out at a festival for all things dog (and dog-lovers). This life-saving annual event, which includes doggie yoga, pet portraits, refreshments, music, contests, post-run pet massages and more, is for a great cause — ending the killing of pets in America’s shelters. As one of 12 events happening across the country, your local Strut Your Mutt event provides a platform for local rescues and shelters to raise money for providing critical funding for lifesaving adoption, spay/ neuter programs, and more.