WXXI Events

Upcoming Events

Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

WXXI Kids is proud to host its own rendition of a drive-in movie featuring special episodes of Thomas & Friends™. 

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Join Paul Siefken as he shares how public media is carrying on the legacy of Fred Rogers, and learn more about WXXI's Education Services.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

WXXI's Veterans Connections is pleased bring you this film that tells the amazing true story of war, honor, luck and love.

Saturday, November 14, 2015 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm

WXXI hosts a special dinner at Monroe Golf Club to honor Drs. Dawn and Jacques Lipson with keynote speaker Scott Horsley, NPR White House Correspondent.

Monday, November 30, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Four adults at different places on the autism spectrum open up their personal lives as they navigate dating and romantic relationships. 

Monday, January 25, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Follow four Polynesian high school football players in Utah as they struggle to overcome gang violence, family pressures, and poverty as they enter the high stakes world of college recruiting and the promise of pro sports. 

Monday, February 22, 2016 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

This is the first feature length documentary to explore the Black Panther Party.

Recent Events

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join WXXI for a special preview screening of a new series that tells the story of the inner workings of the brain.

Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join us for an afternoon with editor, author, historian and writer Geoffrey Ward.

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Learn more about this amazing trip to Rome and the Amalfi Coast, part of WXXI's Travel Club.

Ongoing Events


Join President and Mrs. Obama for an all-star tribute to the men and women who serve the United States.


This documentary depicts the courage of several women veterans as they transition from active duty to civilian life. 


StoryCorps and AMERICAN EXPERIENCE partner to bring a collection of interviews with Vietnamese Americans and Vietnam Veterans.

WXXI Travel Club Event!

Thursday, May 12th - Saturday, May 21st
This trip is full and registration is closed.

Enjoy ten days with visits to Rome, Montecassino, Sorrento, Paestum, Pompeii and more.