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, 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.

Monday, November 2, 2015 - 12:33pm - Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 5:00pm

How would our community be different if 90% of the students graduated? Find out today!

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.

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™. 

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.

Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Join WXXI for the fourth installment of Classical 91.5 Presents, a series that spotlights classical music connections in film.