Women’s History Month

Julia and Martha Bake Marathon

Sat, 12/10/2016 - 6:00am

Creatives, pre-heat your ovens for the Great Create Bake-Off featuring Julia Child and Martha Stewart.

Mercy Street, Season 2 Premiere Screening

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 7:00pm

See the season premiere of Mercy Street on the big screen before its WXXI-TV debut.


Maya Angelou| And Still I Rise Screening

Mon, 02/27/2017 - 7:00pm

As part of the Little Theatre's Black History Month special screening series, partnering with Writers and Books, WXXI is pleased to present this special screening followed by a panel discussion. 

Women Serving in War On-Demand

Three generations of Minnesota's military women share their stories of service from WWII to Vietnam to Afghanistan. 

Carol Burnett's Favorite Sketches

Fri, 06/03/2016 - 9:00pm

Join beloved funny lady Carol Burnett as she presents her own personally selected favorite moments from her long-running variety series The Carol Burnett Show.

American Masters – Janis: Little Girl Blue

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 8:00pm

One of the most revered and influential rock ’n’ roll singers of all time, Janis Joplin (January 19, 1943 - October 4, 1970) thrilled audiences and blazed new creative trails before her death at age 27.

Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 8:00pm

Working at a time when women were expected to stay at home and raise children, Mary Lou Williams forged her own path and created some of the most sophisticated big band hits.

The Story of Women and Art

Sun, 08/07/2016 - 7:00pm

WXXI is pleased to present The Story of Women and Art, a three-part program that reveals the critical role the female perspective has played in shaping the visual culture of the modern world.

MAKERS: Women in War

Fri, 03/18/2016 - 9:00pm

Track American women’s increasing participation in war — from Vietnam to the present — as nurses, soldiers, journalists, diplomats and spies.

Breaking Through The Clouds: The First Women's National Air Derby

Fri, 03/04/2016 - 8:30pm

Twenty women pulled on britches, snapped on goggles and climbed into their cockpits to race across the country.

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