Our Community Calendar is a volunteer-run resource offered 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.
The Community Calendar also has a physical home. Following the criteria listed below, mail or bring professional materials (no handwritten signs please) promoting your event to the KCPW studios at 210 East 400 South, Suite 10, Salt Lake City, UT 84111. 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.
We 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. 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.
NOTE: approved events are typically posted to the Community Calendar within seven days of your submission.
Please submit requests at least 14 days before your event – listings read on-air are chosen at random, the week of the event.
Technical issues? Please email email@example.com.
Birds and Brew: Lights Out
Spring Migration is right around the corner, and light pollution can draw migrating birds into cities which can cause them to collide with buildings.
Enjoy food and drinks while learning about our community science program that investigates bird-building collisions and how you can help our feathered friends fly safely through our area.
This event is co-hosted by Audubon Rockies.
$20 w/ 1 Drink Ticket
Additional drink tickets are available for purchase at the event. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Members: to receive your member discount, make sure you sign–in or register if you have not yet done so! The sign-in and register buttons can be found on the upper right-hand side of this page.
***Guests must be at least 21 years old to attend this event. Please bring your ID.***
Max Malmquist – National Audubon Society
Saline Lakes Engagement Manager
Max fell in love with birds while performing various bird surveys for a consulting firm after college. He is the Engagement Manager for the National Audubon Society’s Saline Lakes Program, focused on protecting saline lakes and their associated wetlands, like the Great Salt Lake, for future generations of birds and people. Max is an avid birder and wildlife photographer who enjoys sharing his passion for birds with others. During the event, Max will cover “The Marvel and Mystery of Migration” and touch on how our understanding of migration has changed, the excitement that comes with the changes of seasons, and the return of our migratory feathered friends with a focus on Utah birds.
Rodolfo Probst – University of Utah College of Science
Postdoc at the Science Research Initiative (SRI)
During the event, Rodolfo will discuss how light pollution has affected the insect population.
Are you a fan of The Beatles? Do your toes start tapping at the thought of “Let it be”, “Hey Jude”, “Yellow Submarine” or “I want to hold your hand”? On April 17th, Salt Lake’s own BeatALS will bring their songs back to fight against ALS. Listen to live Beatles music performed by BeatALS and support families that are dealing with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Bring your friends, grab your family, and load up the kids for a fun evening to support a good cause and hear the most iconic band come back to life.
League of Women Voters Salt Lake April General Meeting will host Dr. Angela Dunn, Executive Director of Salt Lake County Health Department and Prof. Phillip Singer of U of Utah Department of Public Science. They will discuss Is Public Health Broken? What did we learn from COVID? Has politics destroyed our public health system? Will we be ready for the next pandemic? or earthquake?
Thankfully (hopefully?), spring is upon us, and what better way to celebrate than with a breezy Kilby show. April’s Localized showcase features the dreamy, indie sounds of co-headliners Sharing and The Alpines alongside wunderkind openers Stage Fright. Come out to Kilby Court on Thursday, April 20 (doors at 7, music at 8) for the show. SLUG Localized is sponsored by Riso Geist.
Join us for a final immersive evening of story, art, poetry and live music at UMOCA as we conclude Season 14.
As we conclude our season of rebirth, for our 13th and final event, we invite you to experience a unique and immersive evening as a community. Three local photographers will dialogue pivotal moments of individuation, moments that stop time and create a before and after, moments captured on film.
Opening Poet: Chelsea Guevara
Live Music: Christine Baird
Featured Photographers & Presenters:
6:30-7:00 pm Live Music & Mingle
7:00-8:30 pm Presentation
8:30-9:00 pm Community Social
Celebrate EARTH DAY with us as we kick off our Nights Under Lights season with a Party for the Planet!
This Nights Under Lights includes a special performance by Trash Pandas, food trucks, education activities and animal encounters, and an EECO light show under the stars.
*This event does not include access to the Aquarium.
The Salt Lake Choral Artists present Verdi’s sacred masterpiece, “Requiem” which has not been heard in Utah for over 20 years! Dr. Brady Allred conducts a professional symphony orchestra, world-class soloists, the internationally renowned Salt Lake Choral Artists with special guests, the Salt Lake Symphonic Choir, in Verdi’s towering masterpiece. Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29, 7:30 pm at Libby Gardner Concert Hall.
Michelle Pedersen, soprano
Aubrey Adams-McMillan, mezzo-soprano
Isaac Hurtado, tenor
Seth Keeton, bass
Join LWVSL May 5 at 11 am for the 30th State of the Community Luncheon to hear our keynote speaker is Karrie Galloway, retired executive director of Planned Parenthood Utah. With the Trigger Ban set to go into effect, you won’t want to miss this! You can buy tickets here.
Join us at the Rocky Mountain Parkinson’s Symposium for the educational program Parkinson’s, Sleep, and Me. Getting adequate rest and sleep is an important component of overall health and quality of life. Parkinson’s disease (PD) creates many challenges to getting a good night’s sleep, both for the person with Parkinson’s and the caregiver. This program provides information on how Parkinson’s disease affects sleep, and ways you can get a better night’s sleep while living with PD.
Kathleen McKee, MD, MPH, Intermountain Neuroscience Institute
Melissa Mauchley, LCSW, MSW, University of Utah
Now in its 44th year, The Salt Lake Children’s Choir, Ralph Woodward, director, will present “At Springtime”–its annual survey of immortal classics, global treasures, and newer music written especially for the choir– on Saturday, May 6 at 7:30 PM in the Salt Lake City’s beautiful St. Ambrose Church (1975 S 2300 E).
Among works featured will be the sublime “To Music” by Franz Schubert and “At Moonlight” by Robert Schumann–as well as soulful melodies and captivating rhythms from Africa, Scandinavia, Eastern Europe, and South America. Also heard will be American Spirituals, “Deep River” and “Let Me Fly”– plus the director’s own “Calypso Loco” (in ten parts). The evening will conclude with the choir’s traditional “A Day in Spring”–performed by both present and past choir members. There is a suggested $10 donation per person, and the event is open to ages 6 and above.
A Celebration of Cultural Diversity – Multiethnic Performing Arts Festival Sat May 13, 2023, The Gateway Olympic Legacy Plaza 10 N Rio Grande 21st Free Festival – African Drums, Somali Singer, Japanese Drummers, Irish Dancers, Central Asian Dances, classic jazz music – world-class authentic music and dance for the family to enjoy promotes mutual understanding and goodwill! See you there!
Join us Saturday, May 20, 7:00 pm in the beautiful St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 1375 E Spring Lane in Holladay, as Jubilate presents its annual spring concert.
Hear Jubilate perform an all-Mozart program featuring the Te Deum K141, Benedictus from Orgelsolomesse K259 and other Mozart favorites.
And, don’t miss the chance to hear Cremme, Utah’s premiere instrumental ensemble, performing Mozart’s Salzburg Symphony K136.
Meet the musicians after the concert and enjoy refreshments, hors d’oeurves, wine, and great conversation.
Tickets may be purchased at the door with a suggested minimum of $10.00 per person. Jubilate is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible.
The American West Symphony and Chorus
Joel Rosenberg, Music Director
“French and Italian Masters”
Saint-Saëns Organ Symphony
Selections from Verdi’s Requiem
Tickets: $12.50 (general admission), $6.50 (faculty, staff, seniors,
non-U of U students), $0 (U of U students)
Tickets available at the box office.
Torrey Chamber Music Festival will have concerts June 2-4 and a strings camp June 5-7. The Festival provides an opportunity for communities around Torrey, Utah to enjoy exceptional music performances in intimate settings and to provide the local youth a unique opportunity to achieve excellence as they perform along with the festival artists. This year’s program features familiar Classical favorites that everyone can recognize, like Vivaldi’s “Spring” from the four seasons, and masterworks by Dvorak and Ravel, alongside Utah premieres of current vanguard composers and jazz-influenced classical musicians like the Turtle Island String Quartet. Whether you’re a seasoned classical music fan, or you’ve never listened to a live string quartet, there’s something for you to enjoy! Torrey Chamber Music Festival is a program of the Entrada Institute.