Virtual Event

About American Graduate: Path to the Future

Mon, 11/01/2021 - 8:00am

 This multi-year initiative, from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and The WNET Group, strives to help students explore and prepare for high-demand careers, including the 30 million open middle skill jobs that require a one-year occupational certificate or two-year associate degree. Learn More:

Shaping the Future of Work: A Conversation About Quality Jobs Virtual Live Event

Wed, 09/01/2021 - 1:00pm
Join a live conversation with PBS and the Aspen Institute's Economic Opportunities Program — featuring your questions on the future of work and how it could contribute to creating equity in society. This national forum includes a regional connection with panelist Rick Plympton, CEO of Optimax Systems, Inc.!

The R-Word, Free Virtual Screening


Presented as part of Move to Include, this film takes a purposeful look into the long-reaching history and lasting implications of the word retard(ed) and current attitudes and perceptions about people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

American Experience: Remembering the Tulsa Massacre

Wed, 05/26/2021 - 4:30pm

Join American Experience for a conversation commemorating the 1921 Tulsa massacre

The Black Church Virtual Screening and Q&A

Thu, 02/11/2021 - 7:00pm

Series Host and Executive Producer Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and PBS Chief Programming Executive Sylvia Bugg discuss the upcoming PBS special The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song.

Author Talks: Matthew Desmond

Thu, 08/24/2023 - 8:00pm

PBS Books and WTTW (Chicago) speaks with Matthew Desmond, a professor of sociology at Princeton University to discuss his latest release, "Poverty, by America."

Author Talks: TJ Klune

Wed, 08/23/2023 - 8:00pm

PBS Books, in collaboration with South Florida PBS, presents TJ Klune, the bestselling author of “The House in the Cerulean Sea,” “Into This River I Drown” and “Under the Whispering Door.”

Masterpiece and PBS hosts an "Endeavor" Virtual Event

Sun, 06/11/2023 - 3:00pm

Join Endeavour's Shaun Evans for a virtual Q&A.

Zora Neale Hurston – Filmmaker Talk with Tracy Heather Strain on Facebook Live

Wed, 05/10/2023 - 8:00pm

Join us for a program with award winning filmmaker, Tracy Heather Strain, who is the director of AMERICAN EXPERIENCE’s ZORA NEALE HURSTON: Claiming A Space on PBS. 

Young at Heart: Empowering Older Adults Statewide Virtual Screening Event

Tue, 05/09/2023 - 7:00pm

Join WXXI and public media stations across New York State for Young at Heart: Empowering Older Adults Virtual.

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