The Crawford Family Forum|Wednesday, September 8, 7:30pm - 9:00pmWhen most Americans hear the words “roller derby” today, they think of the kitschy sport once popular on weekend television during the seventies and eighties. Originally an endurance competition where skaters traveled the equivalent of a trip between Los Angeles and New York, derby gradually evolved into a violent contact sport often involving fake fighting.
The Crawford Family Forum|Tuesday, August 31, 6:00pm - 8:00pmIn partnership with Flintridge Center and Pasadena Youth Center, KPCC presents a book reading, discussion and signing of Father Gregory Boyle’s Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion.
The Crawford Family Forum|Thursday, August 19, 7:30pm - 9:00pmStudent A attends El Camino Real High School in Woodland Hills, one of the top-achieving public schools in the state, a school that is a regular finalist in national Academic Decathlon competitions with plenty of advanced placement classes available, located in a bucolic upper-middle class neighborhood.
The Crawford Family Forum|Friday, July 30, 9:30am - 11:30amWith older Americans finding it increasingly difficult to maintain dignity and financial security, The Greenlining Institute in partnership with 89.3 KPCC will sponsor a forum examining the growing crisis of economic insecurity for seniors of color.
The Crawford Family Forum|Tuesday, July 27, 8:30am - 10:30amIn partnership with Flintridge Center, Pasadena Community Foundation and YWCA Pasadena-Foothill Valley, KPCC presents Coffee and Conversation with Jan Masaoka.
The Crawford Family Forum|Wednesday, July 14, 7:00pm - 8:30pmIn partnership with 89.3 KPCC, the Pasadena Symphony and Pops presents special guest artist and Broadway veteran Lisa Vroman in a master class. Local aspiring young performers will sing for Vroman, who will then offer the youth instruction, coaching, and unique musical insights from her experience as a seasoned Broadway professional.
The Crawford Family Forum|Wednesday, June 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pmIn celebration of International Olympic Day and in association with KPCC’s Off-Ramp, 1976 US Olympic gold and silver medalist in swimming, John Naber, welcomes fellow local US Olympians to the Crawford Family Forum to talk about how the Olympic Games changed their lives, how the Olympic Games have changed, and why the Olympic Games are important even for non-athletes.