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: 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.

‘Here’s The Thing’ LIVE With Alec Baldwin And Butch Walker

Catalina Jazz Club Join Alec Baldwin for a live taping of his podcast “Here’s the Thing” as he interviews L.A. musical great Butch Walker. Tickets on sale now.

AirTalk’s FilmWeek: 2020 Oscar Preview

The Theatre at Ace Hotel Tickets go on sale Friday, November 8.

L.A. District Attorney Candidates Debate

Aratani Theatre The race for the office of Los Angeles County District Attorney will garner national attention. It will decide who runs the largest local prosecutorial agency in the United States, one that is grappling with justice policies for homelessness, mental health care, policing and public safety.

Steve Inskeep Live With AirTalk’s Larry Mantle

The Crawford Family Forum KPCC In Person is kicking off the new year with two public radio favorites: AirTalk's Larry Mantle in conversation with Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep. Join us on January 13 for a live AirTalk broadcast as the two discuss Inskeep's life in journalism.

Hotter, Drier, And On Fire: Will The IE Still Be Livable In 2100?

Glenn Wallichs Theatre, University of Redlands By the year 2100, the Inland Deserts region could be eight to 14 degrees hotter, rainfall could decline by up to six inches, and the likeliness of wildfires could increase by up to two times in some parts.

Refugees And Religion: Welcoming The Stranger In Modern Times

The Crawford Family Forum Abrahamic religious groups’ rich history of refugee advocacy is deeply rooted in the notion of “welcoming the stranger,” as inspired by passages in the sacred texts of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.

Unheard LA – Live in Northridge

Plaza del Sol Performance Hall Unheard LA returns to the San Fernando Valley for its season three finale in Northridge. Once called “North Los Angeles” (in case you ever wondered where that fourth directional neighborhood was), Northridge is much more than the namesake of the 1994 earthquake felt throughout the region.