Mr. Steve is coming to Rochester!

Tue, 08/23/2011 - 6:00pm

See PBS's Kids' Mr. Steve perform at Seneca Park Zoo. (This event is now SOLD OUT)

Summer Food Program Fights Attendance Drop

The number of kids taking advantage of Rochester's free Summer Foods Program has fallen dramatically. WXXI News looks at what's being done to make sure poor children get the healthy food they need.

PBS NewsHour, Sesame Street & Lessons on Saving

PBS NewsHour's Paul Solman can tell you how to get to Sesame Street - and he can tell you how the children's program approaches teaching kids about saving.

WXXI's "Curious Little Monkey" will be at the Maplewood Rose Festival

Sat, 06/18/2011 - 11:00am

He'll be joined by folks from WXXI who will provide hands-on literacy activities for the kids!

WordGirl’s Ludicrously Literate Library Week! on WXXI-TV

Mon, 07/11/2011 - 4:30pm

Tune in all week long as the vocabulary superhero tackles sequel stealing robots, library late fines, and book club cons in WordGirl's Ludicrously Literate Library Week!

Study Suggests Autism Rate May Be Underestimated

An exhaustive study of autism in one community has found that the disorder is far more common than suggested by earlier research.

Biz Kid$ "The Value Of Money" on WXXI-TV

Fri, 06/03/2011 - 5:30pm

With many currencies around the world, what determines the value of money?

Death of a Peep

Last week, Mike Carnahan put a leftover Easter peep in the microwave after hearing the suggestion on Classical 91.5 that a nuked peep might squeal before imploding...

WXXI's "Dinosaur Train" Day

Sun, 05/15/2011 - 11:00am

Does your child love trains and PBS Kids Dinosaur Train? Then you won't want to miss this special event!

Raising 100,000 Voices Screening

Tue, 05/10/2011 - 6:00pm

Please join us for a public screening of a series of mini-documentaries produced by local teens.