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 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, June 28
Friday, July 5
Shannon Watts: Fight Like a Mother June 12, 2019
Friday, July 5
Friday, July 12
Ash Carter, Former U.S. Secretary of Defense June 15, 2019
Friday, July 12
Thursday, July 18
Elaine Welteroth: More Than Enough June 18, 2019
Wednesday, July 17
Republicans and a Democrat on Climate April 30, 2019
Friday, July 19
Friday, July 26
Adam Savage: My Life as a Maker May 29, 2019
Friday, July 26
Friday, August 2
George Will: The Future of Conservatism June 26, 2019
Friday, August 2
Friday, August 9
Secretary George Shultz: Thinking About the Future June 4, 2019
Friday, August 9
Friday, August 16
Esther Wojcicki: How to Raise Successful People July 10, 2019
Wednesday, August 14
Cities for the Future: Where Life Meets Design June 3, 2019
Friday, August 16
Friday, August 23
An Evening with Dr. Cornel West July 22, 2019
Friday, August 23
Friday, August 30
The Art of the Green Deal June 29, 2019
Friday, August 30
Friday, September 6
Richard Clarke: Cyber Threats in the Digital Age July 23, 2019
Friday, September 6
Friday, September 13
Tom Steyer and Michael Bennet August 18, 2019
Friday, September 13
Friday, September 20
A Beginner's Guide to the End of Life July 25, 2019
Friday, September 20
Friday, September 27
Mike Isaac: The Battle for Uber September 10, 2019
Friday, September 27
Friday, October 4
The Vagina Bible: Dr. Jen Gunter and Mary Roach September 9, 2019

 

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

Broadcast Date Program Recording Date
Friday, June 28
Can a Circular Economy Salvage the Climate? May 7, 2019
Friday, June 28
David Wallace-Wells: The Uninhabitable Earth May 6, 2019
Friday, July 5
Climate Winners and Losers May 29, 2018
Friday, July 12
Cities for the Future: Where Life Meets Design June 3, 2019
Friday, July 19
The Fate of Food June 18, 2019
Friday, July 26
The Art of the Green Deal June 29, 2019
Friday, August 2
Drawdown: Do We Have What It Takes to Solve Climate Change? July 11, 2019
Friday, August 9
The Land of Dreams and Drought July 17, 2019
Friday, August 16
Superpower: How Wind Is Transforming America’s Energy Future August 5, 2019
Friday, August 23
Tom Steyer: Power Disruptor? August 19, 2019
Friday, August 30
Carbon Offsets: Privileged Pollution? July 30, 2019
Friday, September 6
How Pro Sports Can Be a Player in Climate August 8, 2019
Friday, September 13
From Wheels to Wings: Our Flying Car Future August 20, 2019
Friday, September 27
Heavy Weather: Balancing Joy and Despair September 5, 2019

 

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, July 2
We Are La Cocina June 17, 2019
Tuesday, July 9
Rep. Eric Swalwell: Presidential Candidate June 14, 2019
Tuesday, July 16
Elaine Welteroth: More Than Enough June 18, 2019
Tuesday, July 23
Shannon Watts: Fight Like a Mother June 12, 2019
Tuesday, July 30
Ed Levine: Serious Eater June 20, 2019
Tuesday, August 6
A Beginner's Guide to the End of Life July 25, 2019
Tuesday, August 20
Mineta Transportation Summit: The Intersection Between Transportation and Housing June 21, 2019
Tuesday, September 3
Glenn Close: Bring Change to Mind May 7, 2019
Tuesday, September 17
Life After Liquidity September 12, 2019