Station Event

The acquisition of CITY Newspaper by WXXI is official!

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 10:00am

Today WXXI finalized the acquisition of Rochester CITY Newspaper.

A milestone: WXXI turns 50

Mon, 09/05/2016 - 7:00am

Read the Democrat and Chronicle story about WXXI turning 50.

Poldark Sweepstakes

Mon, 11/18/2019 - 6:00am

Enter the Poldark Sweepstakes for chance to win the Grand Prize: a Viking Ocean cruise for 2 adults that visits Cornwall and other ports from Norway to Spain! 

INFO NIGHT: WXXI Travel Club Trip to Scotland

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 5:30pm

Join us for an informational meeting to learn more about our next Travel Club excursion to Scotland!

Sesame Street Party for Grown-Ups!

Sun, 11/10/2019 - 4:00pm

Somebody Come and Play, Sing, Put Down the Duckie – if these song titles sound familiar and have a special place in your heart, you won’t want to miss this party!

Indie Lens Pop-Up: Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project

Mon, 05/18/2020 - 6:30pm

WXXI presents this Indie Lens Pop-Up film that tells how television has shaped us and the world of today.

Indie Lens Pop-Up: Eating Up Easter

Mon, 04/27/2020 - 6:30pm

Threatened by climate change and globalization, remote Easter Island provides a wake-up call for the rest of the world. 

Indie Lens Pop-Up: Bedlam

Mon, 03/30/2020 - 6:30pm

In this Indie Lens Pop-Up presentation filmmaker and practicing psychiatrist, Ken Rosenberg visits ERs, jails, and homeless camps to tell the intimate stories behind our national mental health crisis

Indie Lens Pop-Up: Always in Season

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 6:30pm

WXXI presents this Indie Lens Pop-Up film that follows a mother’s search for justice and reconciliation that begins while the trauma of more than a century of lynching Black Americans bleeds into the present.

Indie Lens Pop-Up: The First Rainbow Coalition

Mon, 11/25/2019 - 6:30pm

WXXI presents this Indie Lens Pop-Up film that charts the history and enduring legacy of a groundbreaking multi-ethnic coalition that rocked Chicago in the 1960s.