Radio Schedule

Hear Club programs on more than 230 public and commercial stations throughout the United States.

NOTE: Bookmark this page and check back often; broadcast topics and dates may change.

In the Northern California Area, tune in to:

  • KQED (88.5FM in San Francisco) Fridays at 8 p.m. and Saturdays at 2 a.m.

  • KQEI (89.3FM in Sacramento) Fridays at 8 p.m. and Saturdays at 2 a.m.

  • KALW (91.7FM in San Francisco) Tuesdays at 7 p.m.

  • KLIV (1590AM in San Jose) Thursdays at 7 p.m.

  • KRCB (91FM in Rohnert Park) Sundays at 9 p.m.


The content listed below airs on KQED Radio, 88.5 FM, in San Francisco as well as on more than 230 radio stations nationwide and via podcast and CD.

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KQED 88.5 FM air on Friday nights at 8 p.m.


Radio Schedule for KQED 88.5FM in San Francisco and the National Feed:

Broadcast Date Program  Recording Date
Friday, November 28 Marissa Mayer in Conversation with Mark Benioff - A Visionary Award Event October 30
Friday, December 5 Abbas Milani: The Rise of ISIS and the Changing Landscape of the Middle East November 6
Friday, December 12 Up The Ladder: Women Pursuing Careers in Science and Technology November 17
Friday, December 19  An Evening with Jacques Pépin October 6
Friday, December 26 John Cleese - Monty Python Actor and Comedian November 17


The content listed below airs on KLIV Radio, 1590 AM,  in San Jose. many of the programs we run on KLIV are produced by the Club's Silicon Valley office in San Jose.

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KLIV 1590 AM air on Thursday nights at 7 p.m.

Radio Schedule for KLIV 1590AM in San Jose:


Thursday, November 27 Common Core Education Summit: The Crux of the New K-12 Standards October 22
Thursday, December 4 Robert Baer November 11
Thursday,  December 11 Undocumented and Uninsured November 24
Thursday, December 18 A Spirited Evening with Adam Rogers December 10
Thursday, December 25  Eric Metaxas: Do you Believe in Miracles? October 29



Content listed below airs on KRCB Radio, 91.0 FM, in Rohnert Park. KRCB airs Climate One programs only. Climate One is a division of The Commonwealth Club that focuses on climate change issues.

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KRCB 91FM air on Sunday nights at 9 p.m

Radio Schedule for KRCB 91FM in Rohnert Park:

Sunday, November 30 New Food Revolution November 5
Sunday, December 7 Climate on the Brain  September 12
Sunday, December 14 Beans and Brew November 20
Sunday,  December 21 Powering Innovation September 15
Sunday, December 28 U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz October 23


Content listed below airs on KALW Radio, 91.7 FM, in San Francisco. The Commonwealth Club's Inforum division exclusively broadcasts its events on KALW.

All Commonwealth Club Inforum broadcasts on KALW air Tuesday nights at 7 p.m.; however, they do not air every single week. Refer to the dates listed below.

Radio Schedule for KALW 91.7FM in San Francisco:

Tuesday, December 2 Flour + Water's Chef Thomas McNaughton in Conversation with Adam Savage October 6
Tuesday, December 16 Marissa Mayer in Conversation with Mark Benioff - A Visionary Award Event October 30
Tuesday, December 23 Nick Carr: An Automated World October 8