Past Crawford Family Forum Events

KPCCRadio (via YouTube)

The Crawford Family Forum

The vote on Syria: Watch President Obama's speech

Watch President Obama's speech and share your reactions with fellow citizens. More

NASA Ames/Dana Berry

The Crawford Family Forum

Archive video: Watch NASA's lunar orbiter’s moon launch

Moon exploration is in the midst of a renaissance! Bill Nye the Science Guy and Planetary Radio host Mat Kaplan joined us for the LIVE launch of the newest lunar explorer. More

The Crawford Family Forum

Vanity Vinyl: Exploring the eclectic world of self-pressed records

Records are making a comeback. Could the people who made their own from 1958 to '92 do the same? Well, for one night at The Crawford Family Forum this summer, they will. More

Kurt Ingham

KPCC's Crawford Family Forum

Teaching guru Rafe Esquith has some advice for teachers and administrators

The subtitle of his new books says it all: “Advice for Teachers from Rookies to Veterans: “No Retreat, No Surrender!” More

Photo courtesy A Different Tree

The Crawford Family Forum

'A Different Tree': The single-parent family on screen and in real life

'A Different Tree' is the story of eight-year-old Pearl's journey to building a relationship with her absent father through a school assignment. More

Kim Nowacki/KPCC

The Crawford Family Forum

Come Partner with StoryCorps!

StoryCorps travels the country year-round recording the stories, life experiences and conversations of everyday people. Local stories may also be broadcast on KPCC. More

KPCCRadio (via YouTube)

KPCC's Crawford Family Forum

Dangerous breed: dog or man?

What is it exactly that makes a dog “dangerous” - an athletic build, strong jaw muscles, DNA? Is the killer instinct part of their nature? Or is human influence to blame for this extreme aggression? More

Sock Puppet Sitcom Theater

The Crawford Family Forum

Sock-A-Con: Sock Puppet Workshop

The forum met a goofy group of new friends when the Sock Puppet Sitcom Theater invaded! Glamor Puss, Frenchie and sock puppet Psy all came out to play with us. More


The Crawford Family Forum

Corny, active and a little insane: What makes kids music that works for adults?

Kids' music that's safe for adults? That was the subject of a talk and performance at KPCC's Crawford Family Forum. Check out 3 acts that will entertain kids and their grownups. More

Justin Tipping (via Vimeo)

The Crawford Family Forum

Short film 'Nani' explores identity in LA through graffiti

Though only 20 minutes long, the film deals with a variety of elements — graffiti, identity, community — that make it a rich Los Angeles story. More