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Member Events

We invite our KQED Members to periodic free or discounted cultural events in the Bay Area. Please sign up for On KQED to get on the events mailing list. If you need a new Member Card, please email Member Services or call 415-553-2150.

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KQED Member Days

CJM Levi Strauss Installation
KQED Member Days - Free Admission to the Contemporary Jewish Museum
Saturday, November 21 & Sunday, November, 22, 2020 | 11am–5pm
The Contemporary Jewish Museum
736 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Don't miss Levi Strauss: A History of American Style, an exhibition celebrating the life of Levi Strauss, the birth of the blue jean, and the history of San Francisco — the city where it all began. Plus, experience the mystery of Predicting the Past: Zohar Studios, The Lost Years, an immersive installation by photographer Stephen Berkman.

Admission is free on November 21 and 22 , 2020 for KQED members and their guests. Use code KQED2020 to book your timed ticket (2 tickets max per membership) at


On Q Magazine Past Issues

View our On KQED member magazine online and download printable PDFs.

KQED Donor Event

Major Donor Benefits

As a member of one of our major donor societies, you get an insider look at the programming and services of KQED, including tours of our studios and chances to meet public media personalities like David Greene, Jacques Pépin, Dina Temple Raston, Michael Krasny and others. View All Major Donor Benefits.

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KQED Member Help

Need to check the status of your KQED Membership, make changes to your profile, or find out when your thank-you gift will arrive? Our membership staff is available Monday-Friday, 9am-4:45pm, at (415) 553-2150 or

Answers to many of your questions can also be found in our Help Center


KQED Passport

KQED Passport is a member benefit that gives eligible donors and supporters extended access to an on-demand library of quality public television programming online. The KQED Passport library currently offers members more than 1,000 episodes to watch, with new PBS and KQED programs being added weekly.

The library features episodes from popular programs like American Experience, American Masters, Antiques Roadshow, Nature, NOVA, and Masterpiece. In addition to these signature series, the library is full of public television's acclaimed arts, science, history, and lifestyle programs.

Look for the blue compass icon next to programs that are Passport-eligible.

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