Radio Schedule

The Commonwealth Club of California is the oldest continuous radio program in the United States. You can hear Club programs on more than throughout the United States.

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The Club has four different radio program feeds:

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

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

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

  • (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 nationwide and via 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:

KQED Broadcast Date Available for National Broadcast
Friday, February 24 Friday, March 3 January 17, 2017
Friday, March 3 Friday, March 10 February 21, 2017
Friday, March 10 Friday, March 17 February 23, 2017
Friday, March 17 Friday, March 24 March 8, 2017
Friday, March 24 Friday, March 31 March 13, 2017
Friday, March 31 Friday, April 7 March 21, 2017


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, February 23 February 16, 2017
Thursday, March 2 February 23, 2017
Thursday, March 9 February 21, 2017
Thursday, March 16 March 8, 2017
Thursday, March 23 March 8, 2017
Thursday, March 30 March 21, 2017



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, February 26 February 6, 2017
Sunday, March 5 February 15, 2017
Sunday, March 12 January 29, 2016
Sunday, March 19 February 23, 2017
Sunday, March 26 February 9, 2016


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, February 21 Febraury 14, 2016
Tuesday, March 14 Febraury 2, 2016
Tuesday, March 28 March 21, 2017