WXXI Past Events Archive

These are events that have been featured in the past on the WXXI website. It is not a complete list of all events. For current events, please visit our main WXXI Events page.

Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 8:30am - 10:15am

Join Sid the Science Kid for a special holiday treat at the Little Theatre!

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 12:33pm - Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:00pm

PBS & WXXI Are Looking for America’s Most Innovative Educator

Applications accepted December 1, 2015  -February 8, 2016


Are you a digital superstar at your school? If you are creatively integrating digital media and technology in your classroom, apply to the 2016 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 12:01am - 11:59pm

Support WXXI's educational programs by participating in this one-day giving event.

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. 

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 9:00am - 10:00am

A professor from RIT is using technology to transform the world around them.

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.

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 7, 2015 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

WXXI and Elmo are pleased to be a part of the annual Rochester Children's Book Festival.

Monday, November 2, 2015 - 12:33pm - Monday, April 11, 2016 - 5:00pm

Does your child love to write and draw? Then they should enter the WXXI PBS Kids Writers Contest where they get to author and illustrate their own book. Open to children in grades K-3 that live in the viewing area.

Monday, November 2, 2015 - 12:33pm - Monday, November 30, 2015 - 5:00pm

What to bring for Thanksgiving? How about the StoryCorps App! Make history with us: Interview an elder or mentor for the Great Thanksgiving Listen.