RADIO SCHEDULE

Each week, The Commonwealth Club's radio programs bring important and interesting speakers to audiences across the country. Our program is the oldest continuous radio program in the United States. You can hear the Club on more than 230 public and commercial stations throughout the country. Please bookmark this page and check back often; broadcast topics and dates may change.

Radio Stations: We would love to add you to our national network of stations. If you would like to air The Commonwealth Club radio program, please contact us.

The Club has four different radio program feeds:

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

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

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

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

 

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

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 evenings at 8 p.m.

KQED Broadcast Date

Available for National Broadcast

Program

Recording Date

Friday, January 19 Friday, January 26 Janet Napolitano and Erwin Chemerinsky: A Conversation About Free SPeech on Campus December 4, 2017
Friday, January 26 Friday, February 2 Daniel Ellsberg: The Doomsday Machine December 12, 2017
Friday, February 2 Friday, February 9 The 7th Annual Stephen H. Schneider Award for Climate Science Communication January 26, 2018
Friday, February 7 n/a A Tale of Two Cities: Leaders from Detroit and San Francisco Discuss How to Strengthen Communities December 13, 2017
Friday, February 9 Friday, February 23 Walter E. Hoadley Annual Economic Forecast January 26, 2018
Friday, February 16 Friday, February 23 Niall Ferguson: Politics, Power and Networks January 24, 2018
Friday, February 23 Friday, March 2 David Frum: The Corruption of American Democracy February 5, 2018

 

Radio Schedule for KLIV 1590 AM in San Jose:

The content listed below airs on KLIV Radio 1590 AM in San Jose. Most 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 Mondays at 7 p.m.

Broadcast Date

Program

Recording Date

Monday, January 22 Daniel Ellsberg: The Doomsday Machine December 12, 2017
Monday, January 29 Dan Ariely and Jeff Kreisler: Money Myths November 16, 2017
Monday, February 5 An Evening with MacArthur Fellows: Breaking Down Barriers to STEM Education January 22, 2018
Monday, February 12 Silicon Valley Reads 2018—No Matter What: Caring, Coping, Compassion February 1, 2018
Monday, February 19 Dr. Gloria Duffy: Getting Things Done January 18, 2018
Monday, February 26 Carl Pope: Climate of Hope February 13, 2018

 

Radio Schedule for KRCB 91-FM in Rohnert Park:

Content listed below airs on KRCB Radio 91 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 91 FM air Sunday evenings at 9 p.m.

Broadcast Date

Program

Recording Date

Sunday, January 28 The Seventh Annual Stephen H. Schneider Award January 16, 2018
Sunday, February 4 EPA Program n/a
Sunday, February 11 Climate on Your Plate n/a
Sunday, February 18 Weathering the Storm: Mayors of Houston, Miami and Columbia February 7, 2018
Sunday, February 25 Power Shift: the End of Gasoline Cars? February 13, 2018

 

Radio Schedule for KALW 91.7 FM in San Francisco:

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

All Commonwealth Club broadcasts on KALW 91.7 FM air Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m.; however, they do not air every single week. Refer to the dates listed below.

Broadcast Date

Program

Recording Date

Tuesday, February 6 How Hippie Food Changed the Way We Eat January 30, 2018
Tuesday, February 20 Mayor Michael Tubbs: Reinventing Stockton February 5, 2018