Past Crawford Family Forum Events

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The Voyagers: 35 years exploring the outer reaches of the Solar System

It’s the 35th anniversary of NASA’s Voyager Interstellar Mission, and The Planetary Society celebrated in the Crawford Family Forum! More

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California Forever: Are state parks an endangered species?

The diversity of our state parks mirrors the diversity at the core of our California identity. More


Cerritos Public Library, Skyline Room

Muslim American Identities

90 minutes of discussion about being Muslim in the U.S., how the Koran fits into modern American life, and what sharia law is. More


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Battlefield, Boardroom or Classroom - Decisions Matter

Good leaders are supposed to make good decisions, but even they often don’t have a clue where to begin. More

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NEXT: Our Inevitable Future | Science and Technology as Global Game Changers

Science and technology are converging to change the global game. More


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The One: James Brown’s life, music, legacy

When Godfather of Soul James Brown passed in December 2006, he was hailed as the “most sampled man in the biz”. More

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MARS - Why Earthlings are So-o-o Obsessed!

Mars… the Red Planet fascinates scientists, kids, sci-fi writers, geeks of all kinds, and you and me. More

Jimi Avila

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Between the Beats - Chicano Batman

Join KPCC’s Steve Martin at the Crawford Family Forum for an evening of live music and conversation with the soulful stylings of Chicano Batman. More

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Sex and Gender, in Sports and Beyond

Sex was why South African 800m runner and Olympic gold contender Caster Semenya was arguably the world’s most talked-about athlete a few years ago. More


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Art for Whose Sake? The nexus of news, art-making, and message

Off-Ramp's John Rabe hosted this lively conversation about such works' influence outside galleries and among everyday people. More