WXXI Television

Through PBS and our own local
productions, WXXI provides viewers a stage
for the arts, a journey through nature, a glimpse
into history and a trusted window to the world. In addition, our
commercial-free kids programs prepare children for success in school and life.

Ongoing on WXXI Television

This is the story of a unique initiative to transform American classrooms by focusing on teachers and the universities charged with training them.

A civic summit about engaging students in their future. 

Coming up on WXXI Television

Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 3:30pm

WXXI and the City of Rochester present a half-hour special that highlights the history of the spoken word in African-American culture and how it influenced jazz.

Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 8:00pm

Written and directed by acclaimed writer Stephen Poliakoff, Dancing on the Edge is a 1930’s period drama detailing the rise of the Louis Lester Band – a black jazz band in London led by Louis Lester, played by BAFTA Award-Winner Chiwetel Ejiofor.

Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 9:00pm

The death of an artist in a house-fire leaves Oxford police baffled.

Monday, June 27, 2016 - 10:00pm

Watch as an optometrist confronts the men who killed his brother in the 1965 Indonesian genocide.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 6:00pm

Despite putting their life on the line for their country, many female veterans recieve less than a hero's welcome when returning to civilian life.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 7:00pm

Retired Marine Colonel Eric Hastings shares with the next generation of veterans his secret to acceptance and healing.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 8:00pm

Filmed over six years, Buried Above Ground follows three Americans fighting to overcome the paralyzing grip of PTSD.

 
WXXI-TVprovides the best in local documen- taries, trusted children's programs, and unpar- alleled entertaining and educational offerings from PBS.
WXXI World features documentary, public affairs and news programming from public television's award-winning signature series and acclaimed independent filmmakers.
WXXI Create airs cooking, travel, how-to, and lifestyle programming as well as providing three hours of children's programming daily between 6pm and 9pm.
A first-of-a-kind partnership with the City of Rochester, NY and WXXI, City 12 provides city residents with 14 hours a day of interesting, informative and entertaining new programming.