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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.

 

Apr
20
Fri
Play On! Exhibition Premier @ Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Play On! Exhibition Premier @ Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts |  |  |

Come Join us on Gallery Stroll for our new exhibition – Play On!

Play is an important process in human development from childhood to adulthood. It provides us with tools for critical thinking, collaborative skills, and relaxation.

This exhibit showcases a variety of interactive experiences appropriate for different age groups from children to adults. Explore how traditional artists design toys and games that create an engaging cultural learning experience.

Opening reception begins at 6. Light refreshments will be served. Bring your family and friends and help us discover the art of Play.

Apr
21
Sat
Navajo Rug Sale & Silent Auction @ Natural History Museum of Utah
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am
Navajo Rug Sale & Silent Auction @ Natural History Museum of Utah |  |  |

Celebrate the traditional handwoven art of Navajo rug making at this year’s Navajo Rug Sale and Silent Auction. Browse 150 unique weavings, ranging in value from $100 to $20,000. Meet presenter and Navajo weaving expert, H. Jackson Clark II, place a silent bid on a specific piece or purchase as a “buy it now” item at 20% over the artists minimum asking bid (if no outstanding bids exist).

Clark, owner of Toh-Atin Gallery in Durango, CO. will evaluate rugs and offer restoration advice from, 10 a.m. to noon, for those wanting to have rugs from their personal collections examined. He will also give a walking tour about the history of the rugs on display and techniques native artists use to create these cultural works of art (2 p.m.). Visit the event website for additional information.

May
3
Thu
Hear My Voice: African-American Women’s Perspectives on the LDS Priesthood Ban @ Salt Lake City Public Library
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Hear My Voice: African-American Women’s Perspectives on the LDS Priesthood Ban @ Salt Lake City Public Library |  |  |

In 1978, the LDS Church officially lifted priesthood and temple restrictions on black members of the church. Now 40 years later, hear African-American LDS women discuss the ban and its effects on their families and faith. Panelists: Jerri A. Harwell, writer and associate professor, Salt Lake Community College; Karyn Dudley, writer and artist; Tarienne Mitchell, archivist, LDS Church History Department, and historian, Utah Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society. Moderator: Alice Faulkner Burch, secretary, Utah Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, and Relief Society president, LDS Genesis Group. This event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Mormon Women’s History Initiative Team.

May
13
Sun
Mother’s Day Fun Ride, Run or Walk @ Sherry Belle Trail
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am
Mother’s Day Fun Ride, Run or Walk @ Sherry Belle Trail |  |  |

Cyclists, runners, walkers and leashed dogs will enjoy this 3 mile paved loop around Kanab’s beautiful Jackson Flat Reservoir. There are two additional paved loops attached to the main trail. The area is home to hawks, eagles, herons and a variety of ducks. This event celebrates the start of one of Kanab’s signature events, The 12th Annual Amazing Earthfest and hosted by The Kanab Cycling Club and Healthy Kane County Coalition.

May
18
Fri
2018 Living Traditions Festival @ Salt Lake City and County Building and Library Square
May 18 @ 5:00 pm – May 20 @ 7:00 pm
2018 Living Traditions Festival @ Salt Lake City and County Building and Library Square |  |  |

The Salt Lake City Arts Council and the Utah Division of Arts and Museums present the 2018 Living Traditions Festival – a three-day cultural celebration that features traditional music, dance, foods and crafts of the ethnic communities that make Salt Lake their home.

This year’s event takes place May 18, 19 & 20 at the Salt Lake City and County Building and Library Square in downtown Salt Lake City,

ADMISSION IS FREE TO THE PUBLIC.

Dates:
Friday 5/18/18 – 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Saturday 5/19/18 – Noon to 10:00 pm
Sunday 5/20/18 – Noon to 7:00 pm

Jun
2
Sat
Spring Into Books @ Viridian Event Center
Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Spring Into Books @ Viridian Event Center |  |  |

Spring into Books is a premier local author showcase, complete with book signings and mini workshops. Join us for this free event at the Viridian Center in West Jordan, Utah to meet your favorite local authors and find your next favorite book. Special guests Josi S. Kilpack and Wendy Knight will be joined by more than 50 other authors signing books.
Spring into Books is sponsored by The League of Utah Writers, Salt Lake County Library Services, and The West Jordan Art Council.
Since 1935, The League of Utah Writers has been a nonprofit organization supporting aspiring writers of all ages, styles, and experience. It offers outreach, education, contests, conferences, classes, and other events. With more than two dozen chapters throughout Utah, from Logan to St. George, it is the state’s oldest and largest writing community.
Find out more about other activities at leagueofutahwriters.com