Public Service Announcements

KPCW helps to connect our community through free public service announcements for non-profit organizations working and based in the Wasatch Back

Public Service Announcements are announcements about the programs and activities of non-profit organizations only in KPCW’s broadcast area of Summit and Wasatch counties.
Click on the Public Service Announcement  title below for full details.

View all of  current events here

To see events run by non-profits, look at our Community Calendar here

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To submit a PSA for an EVENT/Community Calendar, click here.

  • Concerts, Workshops, Seminars and Weekly Meetings are Events.

To submit a PSA on a PROGRAM, click here.

  • Volunteer Recruiting, Sign-up/Registrations Periods, Long-running Programs, Safety Announcements, fall under Programs.

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All PSAs & Community Calendar Events will be available on our website, and read by our on-air volunteer DJs and show hosts, for up to two weeks.  Each non-profit organization can have up to three PSAs total (Events and Programs) announced at one time. Non-profits can purchase additional spots from our Underwriting Department. Please allow one business day for your PSA to be approved to air. KPCW reserves the right to edit content for reading ease, length, appropriateness or FCC rules.

To edit your PSA or have it removed contact Ethel Preston at epreston@kpcw.org.

View all of  our events here

CONNECT Summit County wants you to know: Changes in our mental health are just part of our nature. If you or someone you know is struggling, you can find resources near you at PartofOurNature.org and scroll to Summit County, UT. If in Crisis: If you are experiencing suicidal thoughts or struggling with your mental health, please contact the Summit County Crisis Number, 833-995-1295 or download the SafeUT App monitored 24/7 by clinicians who respond to all chats, texts, and calls. If you are in immediate danger, call 911 or go to the closest ER.

Build a Scarecrow for display on the McPolin Farm walk for everyone to enjoy through October 25. Tickets are $20 and include a support for your scarecrow along the Farm Trail, a display packet and straw stuffing. Straw and packet pickup will be available at the Farm on Friday, September 25 and Saturday, September 26 from 10 am– 4 pm, rain or shine.

Park City Ski and Snowboard will hold their Inaugural ""Bike the Bob"" climbing challenge at the Utah Olympic Park on October 3, 2020. The ride is designed to be a unique, challenging, and socially distanced race to benefit the youth athletes of the Park City Ski & Snowboard club. Prizes will be awarded by gender and age groups.  For all information and to register, go to www.parkcityss.org.  

Join the Park City Ski & Snowboard Club for their Fall Trail Running Series Fundraiser. Choose one race or compete in all four races at the Utah Olympic Park on Friday evenings 5:30-8:30 pm starting September 25.  Races take place on challenging technical terrain with elevation gain and descent. Courses will be marked but participants are responsible for knowing the course. Experience on trails is recommended for junior athletes. Compete in all four races for a chance to win cash prizes for top overall series finishers! Social Distancing and COVID-19 Protocols will be observed.

Enjoy being washed in vibrations, melodies, and rhythms created by meditative healing instruments while practicing restorative yoga led by Lauren Lockey! Soundbath and Yoga will be held on September 28 from 5:30-7pm at Rotary Park. For more information & to register, visit parkcityrecreation.org or call (435)615-5401. 

One of PC Recreation’s favorite events, DJ Spin, is scheduled for September 24th at the PC MARC! The fun will be poolside from 6-7:30pm with a Spin workout led by Miranda Lyle with upbeat, live music from DJ Stereo Sparks.  There is amble space for social distancing. Register online at parkcityrecreation.org or call (435)615-5401. 

Enjoy an educational tour of the McPolin Barn and Farmhouse on Friday September 25, 4- 5:30 p.m. Tours are led by volunteer docents and take you on a journey through the history of the Farm from homesteading, dairy farming, to open space. Free shuttle service from the PC MARC as there is no parking at the Farm. No dogs allowed. Tickets are $5 per person and tours are approximately one hour. Kids are welcome; however, tours are tailored toward an adult audience. Face coverings are required and face masks, gloves and hand sanitizer will be available on site.

Registration is open for PC Soccer Club’s Fall Futures Program. Coaches teach boys & girls ages 5 - 10 soccer skills in a fun environment.  8 week Friday sessions start Oct 2.  Sessions are at Willow Creek Park until moving indoors in mid-October. For more info, visit www.parkcitysoccer.org or contact Youth Program Director Matt Terwillegar at mattpc94@gmail.com. 

The Park City High School Earth Club is operating a Back to School Supply Pantry at Recycle Utah.  The pantry contains binders, notebooks, clear sleeve folders, pencils, pens, erasers, calculators, book covers, flash cards, sticky notes, rulers, and lots more. All items are priced between $1-$5. Proceeds go to Earth Club projects and donations are also appreciated

The Utah Strong Recovery Project is offering free help to anyone experiencing stress, anxiety or depression due to COVID-19.  A crisis intervention counselor is available 7am-7pm, seven days a week. All information is confidential and free of charge. Call or text 385-386-2289 or email utahstrong@utah.gov and give your first name and phone number only.  Counseling in Spanish and other languages is available. For after hours needs, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255). The Utah Strong Recovery program is operated by the Utah Dept. of Human Services through a FEMA grant.

Public Notice: To better control parking congestion and related impacts, parking is restricted near Rob’s Trail and in Summit Park. These restrictions will be enforced through ticketing, booting, and towing. Basin Recreation acknowledges that these areas are not the only congested points of access to the trail system. Please be respectful of neighborhoods by slowing down, parking only where permitted, and cleaning up after yourself and your pets. For more information visit basinrecreation.org, or call (435) 649-1564.

The weather is heating up just in time for the opening of Basin Recreation’s upgraded splash pad made possible by a generous Summit County RAP Recreation Tax Grant.  Enjoy the Splash Pad's slip resistant, impact absorbing tile system daily from 11am-7pm through the end of September.

Christian Center of Park City Updates in Response to the COVID-19 Yellow Low Risk Phase.Both campuses of The Christian Center of Park City are OPEN, 11 am to 4 pm. Please wear Masks.Receiving Departments: Park City will be open from 10 am to 2 pm, Monday through Saturday. Heber will be open 10 am to 2 pm, Monday, Wednesday, Friday and SaturdayCall for pick-ups. More information on additional services is available on www.ccofpc.org.For information on how to donate to the Christian Center,  basic assistance or counseling, go to www.ccofpc.org. 

Intermountain Healthcare is offering a free, emotional relief hotline for mild to intense levels of need from 10 am-10 pm 7 days a week.  Call 833-442-2211. Interpretation services for 19 languages is available.  Callers are connected to Caregivers from Intermountain Healthcare's Behavioral Health Clinical Program who can provide support, resources and referral options.

The St. Lawrence Thrift Store in Heber is OPEN!  Wednesday through Friday 10am to 4 pm.Everyone will be required to wear a face mask. In addition, the St. Lawrence Thrift Store Donation Center in the back of St. Mary's in Old Town Park City is open Monday through Saturday, 10am to 3pm. Please bring gently used donations in bags or manageable boxes.  The St. Lawrence Thrift Store provides furniture pick up of quality, gently used furniture in Park City and Heber.  Due to COVID-19, items must be in the garage or driveway. Please call 435-657-0209 to arrange for a pick up.   

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