KPCC’s forum programs, live events and community engagement team bringing unique and relevant face-to-face programming to the region.

Past KPCC In Person Events

Canceled - Native American College Resources: A Crash Course On Change

Casa Loma Room, University of Redlands Native American student populations have historically been underrepresented on college campuses, but times could be changing. New efforts are being made to increase Native American enrollment and graduation rates.

Canceled - ‘It’s Been A Minute’ With Sam Sanders LIVE: Breakfast Edition

NPR West In light of the current public health concerns related to the COVID-19 virus, this event has been canceled with the hope of it being rescheduled in the future. NPR will be contacting all ticket holders about receiving a refund.

No-Panic Guide: A Live Q&A With Jacob Margolis (Grocery Edition)

Barren supermarket shelves, online stores sold out. It’s worrying when we can’t get our hands on staples like rice and beans or on essential items like toilet paper, especially when we need them.

Postponed - Unheard LA Salon: KPCC’s Crawford Family Forum

The Crawford Family Forum The live storytelling show Unheard LA is a celebration of community and connection in this complex, nuanced city that we call home. We know that for many folks, stepping onstage and into the spotlight can feel intimidating.

AirTalk Live: A Postprimary Election Conversation

The Crawford Family Forum The California primary election will be here before you know it. Presidential, congressional, and state legislative races will appear on the ballot for the March 3 primary, which will take place two months earlier than usual.

‘Here’s The Thing’ LIVE With Alec Baldwin And Butch Walker

Catalina Jazz Club Join Alec Baldwin for a live taping of his podcast “Here’s the Thing” as he interviews L.A. musical great Butch Walker. Tickets on sale now.

AirTalk’s FilmWeek: 2020 Oscar Preview

The Theatre at Ace Hotel Tickets go on sale Friday, November 8.

L.A. District Attorney Candidates Debate

Aratani Theatre The race for the office of Los Angeles County District Attorney will garner national attention. It will decide who runs the largest local prosecutorial agency in the United States, one that is grappling with justice policies for homelessness, mental health care, policing and public safety.

Steve Inskeep Live With AirTalk’s Larry Mantle

The Crawford Family Forum KPCC In Person is kicking off the new year with two public radio favorites: AirTalk's Larry Mantle in conversation with Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep. Join us on January 13 for a live AirTalk broadcast as the two discuss Inskeep's life in journalism.

Hotter, Drier, And On Fire: Will The IE Still Be Livable In 2100?

Glenn Wallichs Theatre, University of Redlands By the year 2100, the Inland Deserts region could be eight to 14 degrees hotter, rainfall could decline by up to six inches, and the likeliness of wildfires could increase by up to two times in some parts.