WXXI Events

Recent Events

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

America’s Test Kitchen and Cook’s Country host Julia Collin Davison presents a LIVE virtual demo on how to make her favorite cocktails!

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 4:00pm - Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 6:00pm

WXXI and NYS Department of Environmental Conservation are hosting two educator trainings to support the new PBS series, the Age of Nature.

Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join WXXI Education for a special "Conservation Cafe" screening and discussion about the new series, The Age of Nature. 

Ongoing Events

Watch Opioids from the Inside on-demand to follow the journeys of three women and their families, whose lives have been forever changed as result of their addiction to opioids.

Join WXXI as we continue to be citizen scientists and observe our community through a special ongoing WXXI Community Observation Challenge!

Do you use apps to explore the outdoors with your kiddos? Check out some of our FAVORITE nature-exploring apps that work well with young children!

The PBS Asian Americans 5 episode series shows the impact and contributions of Asian Americans, the fastest-growing racial/ethnic group in the United States. Watch the full series on PBS LearningMedia.

Citizen science typically refers to research collaborations between scientists and volunteers, particularly (but not exclusively) to expand opportunities for scientific data collection and to provide access to scientific information for community members.


WXXI’s Celebrate 2020 proudly features moments in women’s history that had their roots and connections to Rochester. Watch On-Demand and also see the profiles on WXXI-TV. 

Behind the scenes at a zoo can be wild and crazy!  Join Jen to find out what it takes to be a zookeeper – hint:  sometimes you have to clean up poop.


Have you ever wondered why chocolate tastes so delicious? Jen finds out how science and creativity help chocolatiers create works of art that you can eat.


Professional athletes are known for being in top shape, but who helps keep them that way?  Jen meets a professional baseball athletic trainer to find out how he’s a part of the game. 


Learn about the career of a wildlife technician. What do they do? Are they outdoors all the time? You'll find out!