A list of upcoming rallies and grassroots resources curated by KRCL’s RadioActive team
Friday, July 20:
Black Lives Matter Survivors! Black Empowerment Summer Camp, 7:00 a.m. Click here for tickets and info.
Affirmation International Conference, July 20-22, at Salt Palace Convention Center. Hosted by Affirmation: LGBTQ Mormons, Families & Friends, this conference brings together and shares various perspectives of what it means to be LGBTQ+ and Mormon.
15th Annual Damn These Heels LGBTQ Film Festival, July 20-22 at Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 Broadway, SLC. Longest running LGBTQ Film Festival in the Mountain West, Damn These Heels is a safe, supportive environment that celebrates our community’s diversity by sharing LGBTQ history, culture, ideas, struggles, and triumphs through film.
Summer Camp: Born to be Wild, 9:00 a.m. Imagination Place, 1155 E 3300 S, Salt Lake City, Using playful thematic material, children learn four important life skills: focus, centering emotions, communication, and flexibility of mind and body. Activities may include music, dance, druming, art, imagination, theatre, yoga, AntiGravity Fitness and more! Ages 3.5-10
Brain Injury Support Group & Yoga Practice, 4:00 p.m. Full Circle Yoga and Therapy, 1719 S Main St, Salt Lake City, Brain injury survivors and their caregivers are invited to gather at Full Circle Yoga and Therapy for support group led by Adam Bullough from the Brain Injury Alliance of Utah followed by an adaptive, gentle Alignment Yoga practice led by Carla Anderson.
Film Screening: Fresa y Chocolate (Strawberry and Chocolate), 3:00 p.m. Salt Lake City Public Library, 210 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, This Oscar nominated film is the story of two men who are opposites, one gay, the other straight, one a fierce communist, the other a fierce individualist, one suspicious, the other accepting, and how they come to love each other.
Chapman Chats: Navajo Fry Bread, or The Utah Scone, 2:00 p.m. Chapman Branch, Salt Lake City Public Library, 577 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, Teens and adults can learn how to fry up a batch with instructor and Library staff member Rebecca Baird. In addition to her work with the Library, Rebecca is also a consultant for Taste of Home magazine and tests recipes for Cook's Illustrated and Cook's Country magazines.
Bug Fest!, 10:00 p.m. Natural History Museum of Utah, 301 S Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, Bring your kids and explore the fascinating world of wiggly, winged, buzzy bugs! Enjoy hands-on activities and learn about bugs from local experts.
SLC Walk Volunteer Meeting, 11:00 a.m. Liberty Park, 600 E 900 S Salt Lake City, Join American Foundation for Suicide Prevention-Utah for the first volunteer meeting for our Salt Lake City Out of the Darkness Walk (walk scheduled 9/15/2018). Last year, with over 5,000 attendees, your help will be unbelievably grateful and needed.
Think Pink Breast Cancer Fundraiser, 10:00 a.m. Valley Fair Mall, 3601 S. Constitution Blvd., West Valley City, June 23rd, July 21st, August 18th, September 22nd, October 13th,10am-4pm, Lots of vendors. Plenty of shopping available!
Tuesday, November 6:
Civic Engagement Resources:
Live music with Ogden's own Version Two, Milestones with Wasatch Cooperative Market, Urban Farm Report with Dogwood PlatREAD MORE
Damn These Heels a Preview, SNAP Gets Snatched, Meet Your Maker, Green Party ConventionREAD MORE
Quiet Heroes with Dr. Kristen Ries, Maggie Snyder and Peter Christie, plus Women's Retreat House in OgdenREAD MORE