Events for Community Events

Over the Edge Salt Lake

Go Over to Help Others RISE UP! Over the Edge Salt Lake…Rappel THIRTEEN STORIES down the Maverik Base Camp building in downtown Salt Lake to help raise awareness about domestic violence and sexual assault in our community and much needed funds in support of the Salt Lake Area Family Justice Center at the YWCA.


Harvest Festival - Wasatch Family Foundation

Wasatch Waldorf Charter School is hosting its annual Harvest Festival on Friday, October 27th and Saturday, October 28th. Featuring local artisans, hands-on activities and entertainment for everyone! Friday evening is reserved for adults only, with food trucks and holiday gift shopping without the kids. Saturday is open to all ages and features games, crafts, vendors, and a bake sale. Come and celebrate the harvest season with friends and family! Get all the details at wasatchwaldorf.org.


Snap Judgment

Live at the Eccles, in association with KUER, presents a live performance of the popular public radio show Snap Judgment Friday, October 27, 2017 at the Eccles Theater in downtown Salt Lake City. Snap Judgment is the popular storytelling show, created and hosted by Detroit native Glynn Washington. Snap Judgment delivers a raw, intimate, musical brand of narrative — daring audiences to see the world through the eyes of another. The live show features performances by some of the nation's top storytellers -- backed by the Snap Playaz band. It’s storytelling, with a beat! TICKETS: http://live-at-the-eccles.com/events/snap-judgment


Art and Wellness: Mindfulness at the UMFA

Join instructor Gloria Pak and explore the reimagined galleries of the UMFA as we seek to find stillness within ourselves. Practice slow and mindful looking at artwork as well as traditional, guided meditation. This free meditation practice is perfect for beginners—everyone is welcome.

This is a free event. Information online umfa.utah.edu


It Starts With You Speaker Series

KUER and United Way of Salt Lake have partnered for a three-part speaker series, featuring NPR national reporters and local community members to examine and understand the complex issues that divide us as a country and as a community--racism, bigotry, poverty, and more. These deep-dive community conversations are dedicated to creating better understanding and identifying the many ways each of us, as individuals and from whatever roles we hold in our professional and personal lives, can stand up every day for the values of respect, equality, dignity, and inclusion.


It Starts With You Speaker Series: Claudio Sanchez

KUER and United Way of Salt Lake have partnered for a three-part speaker series, featuring national reporters and local community members to examine and understand the complex issues that divide us as a country and as a community--racism, bigotry, poverty, and more. These deep-dive community conversations are dedicated to creating better understanding and identifying the many ways each of us, as individuals and from whatever roles we hold in our professional and personal lives, can stand up every day for the values of respect, equality, dignity, and inclusion. Join us on Wednesday, November 1st, where we will be featuring Claudio Sanchez, NPR Education Correspondent. Sanchez reports regularly on NPR's award-winning newsmagazines Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Weekend Edition. Claudio will be interviewed by a KUER reporter, and then will participate in a local panel discussion where community thought leaders will explore education and equality in the Latino community, as well as the complex, and often difficult to understand immigration system.


Zero Waste Awards, Fundraiser and Film Screening

The Utah Recycling Alliance (URA) is excited to announce the 7th Annual Zero Waste Awards, Fundraiser and Film screening on Thursday, November 2 at the First Unitarian Church of Salt Lake City. Our awards will recognize local businesses, nonprofits and government agencies setting the standards for zero waste in Utah. Come celebrate with us at this private fundraising event that will also include light appetizers, beverages, a silent auction and the film screening. RSVPs are required. The evening will kick-off with a presentation of the Zero Waste Awards. Following the awards ceremony and the silent auction, we will screen the documentary “Minimalism”. Additional information about the film can be found here: http://minimalismfilm.com/ A minimum suggested donation of $15/adult and $5/child will be greatly appreciated. No under 8’s please. All proceeds from the event will go towards the Utah Recycling Alliance, a 501c(3) nonprofit organization.


Zero Waste Awards, Fundraiser and Film Screening

The Utah Recycling Alliance (URA) is excited to announce the 7th Annual Zero Waste Awards, Fundraiser and Film screening on Thursday, November 2 at the First Unitarian Church of Salt Lake City. Our awards will recognize local businesses, nonprofits and government agencies setting the standards for zero waste in Utah. Come celebrate with us at this private fundraising event that will also include light appetizers, beverages, a silent auction and the film screening. RSVPs are required. The evening will kick-off with a presentation of the Zero Waste Awards. Following the awards ceremony and the silent auction, we will screen the documentary “Minimalism”. Additional information about the film can be found here: http://minimalismfilm.com/ A minimum suggested donation of $15/adult and $5/child will be greatly appreciated. No under 8’s please. All proceeds from the event will go towards the Utah Recycling Alliance, a 501c(3) nonprofit organization.


Jewish Arts Festival

Deli Night with The KlezBros. Join us for delicious, authentic American Jewish cuisine from Feldman’s Deli. The KlezBros will play their special blend of Eastern European music for a fun filled (and filling) evening. $20/person


Zero Waste Awards, Fundraiser and Film Screening

The Utah Recycling Alliance (URA) is excited to announce the 7th Annual Zero Waste Awards, Fundraiser and Film screening on Thursday, November 2 at the First Unitarian Church of Salt Lake City. Our awards will recognize local businesses, nonprofits and government agencies setting the standards for zero waste in Utah. Come celebrate with us at this private fundraising event that will also include light appetizers, beverages, a silent auction and the film screening. RSVPs are required. The evening will kick-off with a presentation of the Zero Waste Awards. Following the awards ceremony and the silent auction, we will screen the documentary “Minimalism”. Additional information about the film can be found here: http://minimalismfilm.com/ A minimum suggested donation of $15/adult and $5/child will be greatly appreciated. No under 8’s please. All proceeds from the event will go towards the Utah Recycling Alliance, a 501c(3) nonprofit organization.