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

No-Panic Guide Live: Unemployment

With record numbers of Californians filing new unemployment claims every week, phone lines and websites are getting overwhelmed. What’s the best way to get your claim processed and what does the federal coronavirus aid package mean for you?

Unwind Live: Lulu Miller and Erica Williams Simon

“Invisibilia” cofounder and NPR science reporter Lulu Miller and Erica Williams Simon, the former head of Creator’s Lab at Snapchat, get together for a discussion about writing, a shared love of public media, and what they’re doing while safe at home.

Unwind Live: Drew Carey

Tune in as our public radio pal Rico Gagliano checks in with comedian Drew Carey to see how he’s coping and what surprising activities are keeping him busy around the house.

No-Panic Guide Live: Caring For Kids 0-5 Years Old

Join KPCC/LAist early childhood education reporter Mariana Dale, parenting expert Reena B. Patel, and Rocío López, community partnerships manager at Common Sense Media, for a conversation about raising young children during a pandemic.

No-Panic Guide Live: Rent and Eviction

Evictions are a critical issue during the coronavirus pandemic. How is California dealing with this new reality? Join investigative reporter Aaron Mendelson and attorney Javier Beltran of Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles for a breakdown of the situation.

No-Panic Guide Live: Homemade Masks

Curious about the specifics of when to wear face coverings or how to even make your own? Join infrastructure correspondent Sharon McNary and KPCC In Person as she walks you through a quick tutorial on converting that old cotton T-shirt into a brand-new face covering.

No-Panic Guide Live: ER Doc Glenn Fernandez

On this week’s No-Panic Guide Live, Dr. Glenn Fernandez will take us through a day in the life of an ER doctor at this unprecedented time, and share how he decompresses after a long shift.

No-Panic Guide Live: Groceries

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.