Tuesday, October 26th: KPCC Live and In-Person

On Tuesday, October 26th, KPCC will open its doors to the public for behind-the-scenes tours of Southern California Public Radio’s new Mohn Broadcast Center and the Crawford Family Forum, KPCC’s new home for public events.

Staff-guided tours will take community partners, listeners, and fans through the new state-of-the-art studios and facility, giving them an opportunity to see KPCC hosts in action, and watch news and program production staffs hard at work making real radio in real time.

Tours will run on Tuesday, October 26, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM on the hour and half-hour.

Tour spaces are limited and available on a first-come-first-served basis. To reserve a space, contact Jenny Smith or call 626-583-5232.

About 89.3 KPCC, www.KPCC.org and Southern California Public Radio

Southern California Public Radio (SCPR) is a member-supported public media organization operating three FM radio stations in Southern California: Flagship station 89.3 KPCC, Pasadena covers Los Angeles and Orange Counties; 89.1 KUOR, Redlands serves the Inland Empire; and 90.3 KPCV, Coachella covers Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley.

KPCC and www.KPCC.org are rapidly growing sources of news to Southern Californians, reaching more than 650,000 people each week. In the last ten years, KPCC’s news department, daily programs and online services have won 250 major journalistic awards. In addition to regular reporting on a wide range of subjects, KPCC produces three daily news and talk programs: AirTalk with Larry Mantle, Patt Morrison and the new Madeleine Brand Show. John Rabe hosts a weekly program called Off-Ramp, a distinctive and personal look at life in Southern California.

KPCC’s program schedule includes All Things Considered, Morning Edition, Car Talk, A Prairie Home Companion, This American Life and public radio’s other signature programs from NPR, American Public Media, PRI (Public Radio International), and the BBC.