Contact with Mary Dickson

Contact with Mary Dickson airs weeknights at 9:55 p.m. on KUED. The long-running community service series features interviews with non-profit and arts organizations. Filmed in the KUED studio, the interviews provide an important outlet for more than 300 non-profit groups each year to reach a broader community audience with information about their services and upcoming events.

The Salt Lake City Arts Council’s Twilight Concert Series continues throughout the summer with great musicians and bands. Matt Thurber provides more details.

The Red Fred Project is dedicated to finding children living in extraordinary circumstances and helping them write a book that delivers a message they’d like the world to hear. Publisher and founder, Dallas Graham provides more information about this special organization.

American Indian Services will celebrate the graduation of its PREP students in Blanding. Dr. Sylvia McMillan provides more information about the event and the students.

The Epilepsy Foundation of Utah will host “Seize the Night” – an electrifying nighttime event to raise epilepsy awareness.

Utah’s First Tacofest in Salt Lake City is sure to attract a large crowd eager to try tacos and support Meals on Wheels. 

Each Monday night in July and August visitors come to the Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts to enjoy live music and dancing. Adrienne Decker has more details.

The Salt Lake Film Society is bringing Harry Potter back to audience for a “Weekend at Dumbledore’s” Director of Programming, Levi Elder has details.

Outreach Director Isaac Troyo introduces Waterford’s UPSTART offers a free kindergarten readiness program.

The Utah Iris Society will hold an iris plant sale at Sugar House Park Garden Center on July 29.

Intermountain Donor Services will hold their annual Dash for Donation at Sugar House Park in Salt Lake City and at Leavitt's Mortuary in Ogden.

Clever Octopus Creative Reuse Center just opened in Murray. Learn more about how you can get involved.

Bulletproof Kids has a mission to educate gun owners about gun safety to prevent youth suicide and accidental injury. The organization has online resources to help with this cause.

The VU Symposium enters its second year hosting experimental, improvised and electronic music. They will offer an all day concert of electronic music on July 18 in Park City.

Bad Dog Arts will host summer camps through August 18 in Salt Lake City.