WXXI Events

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Join us at the Little Theatre for a free screening of this documentary about group of local individuals who are working to build schools in South Sudan.

Saturday, May 10, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:30am

Join us for some reading fun with our friends from Lollypop Farm.

Sunday, May 18, 2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Enjoy an afternoon of great music from the movies with Fascinatin' Rhythm host Michael Lasser and singers Cindy Miller and Alan Jones.

Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Sharpen your skills with a pro, then learn more about her work on America's Test Kitchen.

Recent Events

Monday, April 14, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join us for a free screening of Ken Burns' film about a group of students who recite the Gettysburg Address as part of a school project.

Monday, April 14, 2014 - 9:00am - Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 4:00pm

WXXI and the Golisano Foundation launch a special initiative to promote inclusion for people with disabilities.

Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 9:00am - 11:00am

Hey Kids - join us for breakfast and a meet and greet with WordGirl and Wonder Red from the hit PBS Kids series WORDGIRL and SUPER WHY.

Ongoing Events

Entries are being accepted now!

Calling all Rochester youth to participate in this collaborative, juried media competition.

Watch on-demand, as students, with learning challenges, memorize, practice and recite the Gettysburg Address.

Library open during WXXI’s business hours, M-F 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Have you heard of the Little Free Library program? It’s a “take a book, return a book” gathering place where neighbors share their favorite literature and stories. In its most basic form, a Little Free Library is a box full of books where anyone may stop by and pick up a book (or two) and bring back another book to share.

Submissions Accepted Through April 25, 2014

Does your child love to write or draw? Then they should enter the WXXI PBS Kids Writers Contest, where they could win really cool prizes if their stories win. First place stories are forwarded on to the national level to compete. 

WXXI Travel Club Event!

December 5-13, 2014

WXXI Travel Club is headed to Vienna. Are you in?