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 three 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.

  • 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.

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, February 7
Friday, February 14
Keith Hennessey and Christina Romer: Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Walter E. Hoadley Annual Economic Forecast January 24, 2020
Friday, February 14
Friday, February 21
An Evening with Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn February 4, 2020
Friday, February 21
Friday, February 28
Ezra Klein: Why We're Polarized February 6, 2020
Wednesday, February 26
New Laws Protect Tenants, Prevent Homelessness and Create Affordable Housing—Now What? November 4, 2019
Friday, February 28
Friday, March 6
Patrick Kennedy and an Expert Panel: Mental Health, Youth and the Justice System January 15, 2020
Friday, March 6
Friday, March 13
Brian Greene: Mind, Matter and the Search for Meaning February 26, 2020
Friday, March 13
Friday, March 20
Finding the Humanity in AI with Rumman Chowdhury January 29, 2020
Friday, March 20
Friday, March 27
Uber Whistleblower Susan Fowler February 27, 2020
Friday, March 27
Friday, April 3
Rahm Emanuel: How Mayors Run the World March 5, 2020
Friday, April 3
Friday, April 10
David Plouffe: How to Beat Donald Trump March 18, 2020

 

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.

The INFORUM division of The Commonwealth Club produces Bay Area events where attendees meet thought leaders in entertainment, tech, food, design, pop culture and politics, and where the audience is often just as inspiring as the thought leaders. INFORUM produces individually curated events designed to provide attendees with cutting-edge content and a hands-on educational experience.

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 18
Finding the Humanity in AI with Rumman Chowdhury January 29, 2020
Tuesday, March 17
San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin February 13, 2020
Tuesday, March 31
Uber Whistleblower Susan Fowler February 27, 2020

 

Radio Program on KRCB 91-FM in Rohnert Park:

Climate One at The Commonwealth Club is a thriving leadership dialogue on energy, the environment and the economy. It brings together top thinkers and doers from business, government, academia and advocacy groups to advance the discussion about a clean energy future.

All Climate One broadcasts on KRCB 91 FM air Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. The program also airs on select public radio stations across the country and internationally.

Visit the Climate One website for more information on its radio program.