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Past KPCC In Person Events

‘Invisibilia’ listening event

Crawford Family Forum The second season of the hugely popular “Invisibilia” podcast launches in mid-June, and we’ve recently added it to our weekend lineup on KPCC. To celebrate, the KPCC In Person is teaming with NPR Generation Listen to host a special listening event on June 16.

Micro-living: Blueprinting LA's future

Tateuchi Democracy Forum L.A. residents have some of the highest rents in the country, and as costs continue to climb many are having to look for more affordable housing. One option is micro-living.

International Olympic Day celebration 2016

The Crawford Family Forum International Olympic Day returns to KPCC with a look-ahead to the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Homeless in OC: Long-term housing solutions for a growing population

Brookhurst Community Center Orange County’s homeless population has grown by roughly 5 percent over the last two years, according to the county’s last homeless count. Meanwhile, deaths among the homeless are also increasing.

Celebrate Election Day with KPCC’s #WhyIVoted party

La Plaza de Cultura y Artes The California Primary is June 7, and we’re having a party – complete with free KPCC goodies, refreshments, a photo booth, crafts and a chance to share your thoughts with fellow Angelenos on our mobile recording booth.

The Race for District 5: An AirTalk debate

The Crawford Family Forum The most important vote those in LA County will cast this June is arguably NOT one for president, but for the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. Two longtime Republican members step down from the Board this year, a result of term limits passed in 2002 limiting supervisors to three terms of four years.

From LA to Shanghai: Marketplace’s Rob Schmitz on life in China

The Crawford Family Forum The Pacific Ocean is not all that separates Los Angeles from Shanghai, the city that serves as the financial hub of communist China. But despite differences in language, politics and time zones, Los Angeles and Shanghai have more in common than you may think.

CA Counts Town Hall: Our state’s role in the 2016 election

Brava Theater Center  Note: This event is part of our CA Counts collaboration and will be taking place in San Francisco with KQED.

Money in politics: Finance, regulation and disclosure in California's ballot initiative process

The Crawford Family Forum As we look to the November ballot, this is expected to be a record year for citizen initiatives in California with more than a hundred already proposed and filed with the Secretary of State.

Callings: An evening with StoryCorps' Dave Isay

The Crawford Family Forum On Wednesday April 27 StoryCorps founder Dave Isay returns to KPCC’s Crawford Family Forum with his latest book Callings: The Purpose and Passion of Work, a collection of inspiring stories from the heart of the American workforce.