Rallies & Resources
A list of upcoming rallies and grassroots resources curated by KRCL’s RadioACTive team. Featured events do not imply endorsement. Information adapted from public listings posted by organizers. All times Mountain unless otherwise indicated. 

 

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Sat-Sun, Dec. 3-4: 

  • American Indian Winter Arts Market, Utah Union Ballroom. "The Utah Division of Indian Affairs is happy to announce that we will host the 2022 American Indian Winter Arts Market on Saturday 12/3 and Sunday 12/4 at the University of Utah! Saturday 12/3 - 10 AM to 6 PM and Round Dance at 6 PM. Sunday 12/4 - 12 PM to 6 PM."

Monday, Dec. 5:

  • Community Perspectives on Housing & Gentrification Open House, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Sorensen Unity Center, 1383 S. 900 W., SLC. Meet in the Black Box Theater. Hosted by NeighborWorks Salt Lake and City and Metropolitan Planning. Please contact Sara Hoy, sarah@nwsaltlake.org, with concerns about the I-15 expansion.  The public comment period has been extended to January 13, 2023. Click here to submit comments directly to UDOT now

Tuesday, December 6:

  • NeighborWorks Salt Lake hosts a "Meet the I-15 Project Team and Ask Your Questions" Session, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Mestizo Coffee House, 631 W. North Temple, SLC. "UDOT is in the middle of a comment period regarding their proposed expansion alternatives that will directly impact the homes, business, and people in the Guadalupe and Jackson Neighborhoods." The public comment period has been extended to January 13, 2023. Click here to submit comments directly to UDOT now

  • Equality Utah presents QTalks Cabaret featuring Wayward Molly, 7:00 p.m. at Eccles Theater, 131 S. Main St., SLC. "Please join us for QTalks Cabaret presented by Equality Utah featuring Wayward Molly! This event hosted at the Eccles Theater will feature a queer concert series where LGBTQ community members and allies share their work and stories through an evening of music. Tickets are available now for $10!"

Thursday, December 8:

  • Community Listening Session on UDOT's proposed I-15 expansion and EIS, 6:30 p.m. in the Zions Building at the Utah Fairpark, 155 N. 1000 W., SLC. Hosted by Sen. Luz Escamilla, Rep. Angela Romero and Rep. Sandra Hollins. The public comment period has been extended to January 13, 2023. Click here to submit comments directly to UDOT now

Friday, December 9:

  • Gender Marker Day, 10:00 a.m. at Matheson Court House, 450 S. State St., SLC. Event by University of Utah Transgender Health Program: "Your identity belongs to you, and you have the right to express it! Gender Marker Day is a first-of-its-kind event where you can get a court order to legally change your gender marker in a single day FOR FREE! If you're over the age of 18 and live in Utah, join us Friday, December 9th at 10:00 a.m. at the Matheson Courthouse (450 S. State Street, SLC UT 84111) and please make sure to fill out this form. Who’s eligible and what do you need to bring? Gender Marker Day is intended for adults, 18 or older, who live in Utah and would like to legally change their gender marker. If you’re changing your gender marker only, all that you need is a letter from your doctor. You can use a free tool from SixFifty to generate all your paperwork, including a template later that your doctor can complete. If you’d also like to change your name, there are a few more requirements. The registration form will let you know whether you’re eligible for a name change, and what steps you’ll need to follow before and during Gender Marker Day."

  • R.A.P. 2 RECOVERY SUB 4 SANTA BENEFIT CONCERT, 4:00-9:00 p.m. at Annie's Diner, Kaysville. "r.a.p. 2 recovery is teaming up with Davis behavioral health and bringing together some of the best local artists to help raise funds for the families who are in need this year. FREE !! BUT DONATIONS ARE APPRECIATED. there will be live entertainment, food, and more."

Saturday, December 10:

  • People's Great Salt Lake Summit, 10a-2p at Westminster College, SLC. "This summit will provide a foundational understanding of what’s happening to Great Salt Lake, how you can get involved, and how we can all work together toward solutions. During the event, after a State of the Lake, we’ll break out into groups to dream, discuss, and co-create a People’s Plan for Great Salt Lake that we’ll use as we head into the 2023 legislative session and beyond. We’ll then break for lunch and come back together to share with the larger group before closing and providing actionable next steps. We’d love for you to join us in person but if you’re not feeling well or can’t make it, we have an online option as well."

Monday, December 12:

  • Build a House to Build a Home, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at The Other Side Village, 667 E. 100 S., SLC. "Join The Other Side Village on National Gingerbread Day for our Build A House to Build A Home night. Meet the Other Side Village team and neighbors, tour one of our Village cottages, and learn more about this innovative approach to alleviating chronic homelessness. Purchase a Village gingerbread home kit or two, a mug of hot chocolate, and snack on some homemade gingerbread cookies. Village neighbor holiday succulent arrangements will also be available to bring a little of our Village into your home for the holidays. Proceeds raised from this event will purchase kitchen appliances for small homes in The Other Side Village."

Wednesday, December 14:

  • Utah Housing Coalition's Annual Awards, 7:30 a.m. at Little America Hotel, 500 S. Main St., SLC. 

Wednesday, December 21:

  • Homeless Persons' Candlelight Vigil, 5:30 p.m. at Pioneer Park, 350 S. 300 W., SLC. Event by Fourth Street Clinic: "To remember and honor homeless persons who have died in Salt Lake City in 2022, and to prevent additional loss of life or suffering caused by homelessness through advocacy, education and other initiatives. Join us at Pioneer Park as members and leaders of our communities gather together to remember those we love and lost. This event is free and open to the public and members of all communities. Thank you to our wonderful community partners for helping to host this event and honor those who passed."

Friday, January 13:

  • Last day to submit public comment on UDOT's proposed expansion of I-15 from Farmington to SLC. Those who would like to learn more and provide feedback on the alternatives should visit i15eis.udot.utah.gov. Visitors may provide input using a variety of methods available at the study website, including the option to leave comments on an interactive map. 

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