Rallies & Resources

A list of upcoming rallies and grassroots resources curated by KRCL’s RadioActive team: 

Utah rallies to #EndSeparationOfFamilies:

Wednesday, June 20:

Thursday, June 21:

Friday, June 22:

Saturday, June 23:   

  • Youth Leadership and Activism Conference, 8:30a-4:30p, FREE, at The University of Utah College of Social Work, 395 S. 1500 E., SLC. Come learn practical activism skills, from getting your voice heard to getting involved in grassroots organizing. Everyone is invited, but they particularly encourage students of color, LGBTQI+, low-income, undocumented, and other marginalized students to attend. Sorry, no adults! *exceptions for supervisors/chaperones of formal programs. For people from 14-19. Open to students from all over the state. CLICK HERE to register.

  • Punk Rock Farmer Star Party, 8:30-11:00 p.m. at Stansbury Park Observatory Complex, Tooele. Meetup with Aldine Strychnine, KRCL's Punk Rock Farmer, the KRCL RadioActive team and SkyWatcher Leo T for an amazing Star Party with folks from the Salt Lake Astronomical Society. It's FREE -- you just gotta get yourself there!

  •  2018 South West Bike Polo Qualifiers, 23 June - 24 June, 1060 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104-1515, United States

  • World Refugee Day, 10:00 a.m. Fairmont Park, 1049 E Sugarmont Dr, Salt Lake City, This year’s World Refugee Day celebration will feature:

    - Citizenship ceremony
    - Cultural entertainment
    - Global market
    - Spice Kitchen Food Festival
    - Refugee youth volleyball & soccer championship games
    - Kids’ activities
  • Utah Unions Unite! Union Solidarity Rally10:00 a.m. 2261 S Redwood Rd, West Valley City, Utah's Labor Unions are holding a solidarity rally in support of unions and working families at the Union Labor Center. We invite our friends and supporters to attend. There will be free hot dogs, chips, and drinks in addition to family friendly activities. Look forward to seeing you there!
  • Campaign Training - Carbon County, 10:00 a.m. 19 S Main St, Helper, UT,  Are you running for office, helping someone who is, or want to run in the future? Please join the Utah Democratic Party at the Helper City Council Chambers for our sixth regional candidate/campaign staffer training of the year. This training is FREE. Come and create a lasting impact in Utah for 2018 and beyond.

Monday, June 25:

  • Utah Health & Human Rights 15th Anniversary Fundraiser, 6:00 p.m. Laziz Kitchen, 912 South Jefferson Street, Salt Lake City, Fifteen years ago, Utah Health & Human Rights was founded with one goal in mind — to provide healing and hope to refugee and immigrant torture survivors living in Utah. We need your support to continue giving torture survivors a safe place to heal — which is why we're inviting you to our 15th anniversary fundraiser.

Tuesday, June 26:

Saturday, June 30:
  • Community Meet-up | Chiura Obata: An American Modern, hosted by Topaz Japanese American Internment Camp Museum and Utah Museum of Fine Arts. Join the UMFA and the Topaz Museum in Delta to learn about Chiura Obata, one of the twentieth century’s most significant Japanese American artists. Begin the day at 8 am at the UMFA to see the exhibition "Chiura Obata: An American Modern" free from 8–10 am. Create art inspired by his unique style of printmaking and drawing in the UMFA education classroom. At 9 am, curator ShiPu Wang will offer informal tours of the exhibition and be available to answer questions. At 10 am, Wang will sign the exhibition catalog, available in the Museum Store. Refreshments will be provided. Please arrive at the Topaz Museum at 1 pm sharp to view some short videos followed by a discussion and gallery tour. Afterward, guests will travel to the Topaz Internment Camp site by bus; guests are discouraged from driving their own cars to the site, where parking is extremely limited.

Tuesday, November 6:

  • General Election


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