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, 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
Friday, October 4
Friday, October 11
Ambassador Samantha Power September 17, 2019
Wednesday, October 9
Californians at Work: Advancing Dignity, Respect and Opportunity August 12, 2019
Friday, October 11
Friday, October 18
The Education of Brett Kavanaugh September 25, 2019
Friday, October 18
Friday, October 25
An Evening with George Takei September 24, 2019
Friday, October 25
Friday, November 1
Susan Rice: Policy, Diplomacy and Things Worth Fighting For October 15, 2019
Friday, November 1
Friday, November 8
Carbon Offsets: Privileged Pollution? July 30, 2019
Thursday, November 7
Destination Health: Solving Homelessness August 14, 2019
Friday, November 8
Friday, November 15
Documentary Filmmakers Lynn Novick and Sarah Botstein: College Behind Bars September 19, 2019
Friday, November 15
Friday, November 22
Marc Benioff, Chairman and Co-CEO of Salesforce October 21, 2019
Friday, November 22
Friday, November 29
Wait, Wait… It’s Peter Sagal and Doug Berman October 28, 2019
Friday, November 29
Friday, December 6
Rich Lowry: The Case for Nationalism November 12, 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, September 27
Heavy Weather: Balancing Joy and Despair September 5, 2019
Friday, October 4
Jonathan Safran Foer: We Are the Weather September 24, 2019
Friday, October 11
Scorched Earth: Culture and Climate Under Siege September 24, 2019
Friday, October 25
Cities for the Future: Where Life Meets Design June 3, 2019
Friday, November 1
Libation Migration: Beer, Wine and Climate Change October 15, 2019
Friday, November 15
John Browne: Engineering the Future October 30, 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, October 8
Candace Bushnell: Is There Still Sex in the City? October 1, 2019
Tuesday, October 22
The Education of Brett Kavanaugh September 25, 2019
Tuesday, November 5
Daniel Handler's Bottle Grove September 23, 2019
Tuesday, November 19
The Immigrant Experience with Aarti Shahani October 21, 2019
Tuesday, November 26
Domestic Violence: A Cross-Sectional Approach to Effecting Change October 29, 2019