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, August 29 Steve Forbes: Fighting Threats to Our Money August 20
Friday, September 5 Nina Teicholz: The Big Fat Surprise - Are Butter, Meat and Cheese Healthy? August 7
Friday, September 12 Sal Khan: INFORUM's 21st Century Visionary Award September 4
Friday, September 19 Sheryl Sandberg & Marianne Cooper Talk:  The Anxieties of Modern Families September 9
Friday, September 26 Van Jones & John Hope Bryant: How the Poor Can Save Capitalism September 19


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, August 28 Steve Forbes: Fighting Threats to Our Money August 20
Thursday, September 4 Traveling to the World's Darkest Countries August 18
Thursday,  September 11 Neuroscientist Daniel Levitin and the Organized Mind September 4
Thursday, September 18 Kat Taylor and Tom Steyer September 9
Thursday, September 25 Benedict Carey: How We Learn September 18



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, September 14 Global Meltdown: Christina Figueres April 17, 2013
Sunday, September 21 Going to Paris: Ambassador Todd Stern February 19, 2013
Sunday, September 28 Climate on the Brain September 12
Sunday, October 5 Powering Innovation September 15
Sunday, October 12 Deepak Chopra and Rinaldo Brutoco: Changing Energy and Changing Consciousness September 15


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, September 2 Chuck Palahniuk and the SF Cacophony Society: Creating Culture from Mayhem September 23
Tuesday, September 16 Hollywood and the LGBT Journey September 29
Tuesday, September 30 Sal Khan: INFORUM's 21st Century Visionary Award September 4