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
30
Thu
Effective Board Fundraising: It’s not about asking for money! @ Viridian Center
Apr 30 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Effective Board Fundraising: It's not about asking for money! @ Viridian Center | West Jordan | Utah | United States

Join Utah Nonprofits Association for a conversation, sponsored by Tesoro Foundation, on how to fundraise with your board. This workshop will help you in recruiting and sustaining a fundraising Board of Directors. The workshop will feature presentation by Chuck Loring.

Salt Lake City Parks & Birds @ Miller Bird Refuge and Nature Park
Apr 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Salt Lake City Parks & Birds @ Miller Bird Refuge and Nature Park | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Join HWI’s Dave Oleyar and Artemis, the Western Screech-owl, at the Salt Lake City Lee Charles Miller Bird Refuge and Nature Park. Get an up close look at a Screech-owl and learn a little about owl biology before taking a walk through the park to listen for, and hopefully spot, owls.

May
1
Fri
NKUT Adoption Weekend @ Utah State Fair Park
May 1 – May 2 all-day
NKUT Adoption Weekend @ Utah State Fair Park | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Join us May 1st and 2nd at the Utah State Fairpark for our spring adoption event! Choose from more than 800 adoptable dogs and cats, puppies and kittens ready to go home with you. We’ll also have vendors, entertainment, food trucks, kid’s activities and more!

Adoption fees start as low as $25. All animals come spayed/neutered, vaccinated and microchipped, and with a take-home goody bag!

Admission and parking are FREE
Friday, May 1, noon to 7pm
Saturday, May 2, 10am to 6pm

May
2
Sat
Salt Lake Masonic Temple Open House @ Salt Lake City Masonic Temple Annual Open House
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Salt Lake Masonic Temple Open House @ Salt Lake City Masonic Temple Annual Open House | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

The Grand Lodge Free and Accepted Masons of Utah is sponsoring a Masonic Temple open house. Our doors will be open for free tours from 10 am to 2 pm on Saturday May 2. This is an annual event for the Salt Lake community. Stop by. Tour the building. Ask questions. For more information check out the website www.utahgrandlodge.org.

Archaeology and Preservation Open House @ Salt Lake Community College, South City Campus
May 2 @ 11:57 am – 2:57 pm
Archaeology and Preservation Open House @ Salt Lake Community College, South City Campus | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Archaeology and Preservation Month Open House, at the Salt Lake Community College’s South City Campus (1575 S. State St., SLC). In partnership with over a dozen federal and state agencies, local non-profits, and others the Utah Division of State History is hosting its annual “Open House” with family and adult-friendly events to inform and entertain visitors about Utah’s unique history and archaeology.

May is “Utah Archaeology and Preservation Month” and this event is the kickoff, with partnered events in 16 counties during the month!! Activities at the event include making your own rock art, face painting, beaded necklace making, building blueprint activity, flintknapping and duck decoy making demonstrations,and many other family-friendly activities! Event is completely free and runs from 12pm to 3pm. First 50 kids will receive a junior archaeologist kit! For more invormation please contact Deb Miller, damiller@utah.gov.

May
5
Tue
Czech That Film @ Broadway Centre Cinemas
May 5 – May 7 all-day
Czech That Film @ Broadway Centre Cinemas | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

A three-day event presenting and celebrating the best, new Czech cinema. We will be showcasing five films in total. The opening night film, Fair Play, will feature a special Q&A presentation with director Andrea Sedlácková.

May
6
Wed
UHIN Health Information Technology Conference @ Salt Lake Community College Miller Campus Auditorium
May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
UHIN Health Information Technology Conference @ Salt Lake Community College Miller Campus Auditorium | Sandy | Utah | United States

If you’re interested in how the healthcare community can work together to create innovative care delivery models and use technology to improve care quality, join UHIN for an afternoon of learning! The UHIN HIT Conference will feature Dr. Michael J. McCoy, Chief Health Information Officer in the Office of the National Coordinator, and Craig Brammer, CEO of a three-organization healthcare transformation collaborative. Together they will share both the national policy perspective and the “on-the-ground” implementer’s perspective about the role of technology in healthcare transformation. There is no charge to attend the Conference, but space is limited. Reserve your spot today!

May
9
Sat
Salt Lake City Parks and Birds @ Parley's Historic Nature Park
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Salt Lake City Parks and Birds @ Parley's Historic Nature Park | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Join HWI’s Dave Oleyar at the Salt Lake City Parley’s Historic Nature Park for a celebration of International Migratory Bird Day. Dave will give a discussion in the park and then lead a bird walk through the Parley’s trails. Make sure to bring your binoculars.

May
14
Thu
What Part History Plays in Utah’s Future @ Unitarian Church, Eliot Hall
May 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
What Part History Plays in Utah's Future @ Unitarian Church, Eliot Hall | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

On May 14, 2015, Brad Westwood, Director of Utah Division of State History, will speak at the Humanists of Utah monthly meeting. His topic will be “What Part History plays in Utah’s Future”. With degrees in American Studies (BYU, Provo, 1985) and Historic Preservation (Penn, Philadelphia, 1995), Brad has been engaged in applied history and the management of historical resources for over thirty-five years. He has worked as an archivist, rare book librarian, architectural historian, museum curator, historic preservation officer and historical agency staffer. And for the last twenty years he has directed the work of others in documenting, preserving and making history understood and accessible to the public.

May
16
Sat
Third Saturday for Families: Renaissance Quilling @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts
May 16 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Third Saturday for Families: Renaissance Quilling @ Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Third Saturday for Families: Renaissance Quilling
May 16 | 1-4 pm | FREE
Italian Renaissance nuns and monks rolled gilded paper into spirals to decorate book covers, creating a new art form called “quilling.” See the beautiful gilded Renaissance art and iron scrollwork on view at the UMFA and be inspired to quill your own book cover. Visitors can also explore the UMOCA Art Truck, featuring the kinetic sculptures and geometric compositions of Utah artist Meridith Pingree.

May
20
Wed
Volunteer Orientation: Bird Docent @ HawkWatch International Headquarters
May 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Volunteer Orientation: Bird Docent @ HawkWatch International Headquarters | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Become a Bird Docent Volunteer and experience the wonder of raptors, first hand, while helping HWI expand its education mission!

Bird Docent volunteers assist in providing community outreach programs with HawkWatch International’s education birds. Volunteers are taught how to handle our non-releasable education birds, learn about birds of prey and our various programs, and then take the birds out to community programs to teach about raptor ecology and conservation. We do request a time commitment of volunteers and ask that they assist with some general bird care duties.

If you would like to become a Bird Docent volunteer for HawkWatch International, please attend this orientation where you will meet the birds and Nikki Wayment, HawkWatch International’s Education and Community Outreach Director.

Jun
1
Mon
Arts in the Parks 2015 @ Various Ogden City Parks (See description for location and dates)
Jun 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Arts in the Parks 2015 @ Various Ogden City Parks (See description for location and dates)

Arts in the Parks is a collaborative program between the WSU Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts and Humanities, the Jerry & Vickie Moyes College of Education, the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, the College of Science, and the Ogden City School District free summer lunch program. Modeled after the popular Science in the Parks program, Arts in the Parks runs for 6 weeks each summer, spending 1 week at each of the following Ogden City Parks: Lorin Farr Park, Liberty Park, Monroe Park, Jaycee Park, Mt. Ogden Park and West Ogden Park. The program takes place Monday – Friday from 12noon to 1pm, is geared toward 3-12 year old children, and is free and open to all who wish to participate. Each day of the week is dedicated to a different visual or performing arts theme, and kids are given an opportunity to engage in hands on activities and take home the projects they make. The program is made possible through generous support from the Weber County RAMP tax initiative, the Val A. Browning Charitable Foundation, the Alan E. and Jeanne N. Hall Endowment for Community Outreach, the Eccles Community Art Center and the Utah Families Foundation.

Summer 2015 Arts in the Parks Schedule
All parks: 12-1pm, Mon-Fri

Lorin Farr Park – June 1 – 5
4th Street Park – June 8 – 12
Monroe Park – June 15 – 19
Jaycee Park – June 22 – 26
Mt. Ogden Park – June 29 – July 3
West Ogden Park – July 6 – 10

Jun
2
Tue
Arts in the Parks 2015 @ Various Ogden City Parks (See description for location and dates)
Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Arts in the Parks 2015 @ Various Ogden City Parks (See description for location and dates)

Arts in the Parks is a collaborative program between the WSU Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts and Humanities, the Jerry & Vickie Moyes College of Education, the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, the College of Science, and the Ogden City School District free summer lunch program. Modeled after the popular Science in the Parks program, Arts in the Parks runs for 6 weeks each summer, spending 1 week at each of the following Ogden City Parks: Lorin Farr Park, Liberty Park, Monroe Park, Jaycee Park, Mt. Ogden Park and West Ogden Park. The program takes place Monday – Friday from 12noon to 1pm, is geared toward 3-12 year old children, and is free and open to all who wish to participate. Each day of the week is dedicated to a different visual or performing arts theme, and kids are given an opportunity to engage in hands on activities and take home the projects they make. The program is made possible through generous support from the Weber County RAMP tax initiative, the Val A. Browning Charitable Foundation, the Alan E. and Jeanne N. Hall Endowment for Community Outreach, the Eccles Community Art Center and the Utah Families Foundation.

Summer 2015 Arts in the Parks Schedule
All parks: 12-1pm, Mon-Fri

Lorin Farr Park – June 1 – 5
4th Street Park – June 8 – 12
Monroe Park – June 15 – 19
Jaycee Park – June 22 – 26
Mt. Ogden Park – June 29 – July 3
West Ogden Park – July 6 – 10

Jun
3
Wed
Arts in the Parks 2015 @ Various Ogden City Parks (See description for location and dates)
Jun 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Arts in the Parks 2015 @ Various Ogden City Parks (See description for location and dates)

Arts in the Parks is a collaborative program between the WSU Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts and Humanities, the Jerry & Vickie Moyes College of Education, the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, the College of Science, and the Ogden City School District free summer lunch program. Modeled after the popular Science in the Parks program, Arts in the Parks runs for 6 weeks each summer, spending 1 week at each of the following Ogden City Parks: Lorin Farr Park, Liberty Park, Monroe Park, Jaycee Park, Mt. Ogden Park and West Ogden Park. The program takes place Monday – Friday from 12noon to 1pm, is geared toward 3-12 year old children, and is free and open to all who wish to participate. Each day of the week is dedicated to a different visual or performing arts theme, and kids are given an opportunity to engage in hands on activities and take home the projects they make. The program is made possible through generous support from the Weber County RAMP tax initiative, the Val A. Browning Charitable Foundation, the Alan E. and Jeanne N. Hall Endowment for Community Outreach, the Eccles Community Art Center and the Utah Families Foundation.

Summer 2015 Arts in the Parks Schedule
All parks: 12-1pm, Mon-Fri

Lorin Farr Park – June 1 – 5
4th Street Park – June 8 – 12
Monroe Park – June 15 – 19
Jaycee Park – June 22 – 26
Mt. Ogden Park – June 29 – July 3
West Ogden Park – July 6 – 10

Jun
4
Thu
Arts in the Parks 2015 @ Various Ogden City Parks (See description for location and dates)
Jun 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Arts in the Parks 2015 @ Various Ogden City Parks (See description for location and dates)

Arts in the Parks is a collaborative program between the WSU Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts and Humanities, the Jerry & Vickie Moyes College of Education, the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, the College of Science, and the Ogden City School District free summer lunch program. Modeled after the popular Science in the Parks program, Arts in the Parks runs for 6 weeks each summer, spending 1 week at each of the following Ogden City Parks: Lorin Farr Park, Liberty Park, Monroe Park, Jaycee Park, Mt. Ogden Park and West Ogden Park. The program takes place Monday – Friday from 12noon to 1pm, is geared toward 3-12 year old children, and is free and open to all who wish to participate. Each day of the week is dedicated to a different visual or performing arts theme, and kids are given an opportunity to engage in hands on activities and take home the projects they make. The program is made possible through generous support from the Weber County RAMP tax initiative, the Val A. Browning Charitable Foundation, the Alan E. and Jeanne N. Hall Endowment for Community Outreach, the Eccles Community Art Center and the Utah Families Foundation.

Summer 2015 Arts in the Parks Schedule
All parks: 12-1pm, Mon-Fri

Lorin Farr Park – June 1 – 5
4th Street Park – June 8 – 12
Monroe Park – June 15 – 19
Jaycee Park – June 22 – 26
Mt. Ogden Park – June 29 – July 3
West Ogden Park – July 6 – 10