WXXI Events

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 - 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Threatened by climate change and globalization, remote Easter Island provides a wake-up call for the rest of the world.  Join Indie Lens Pop-up national screening


Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Join us for this Shelter-in-Place Virtual Screening of a documentary that tells how television has shaped us and the world of today.

Recent Events

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Join us for Harpy Hour as we celebrate music over a glass of something - this week it's wine from Leonard Oakes Estates Winery.

Friday, May 15, 2020 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Join us for Harpy Hour as we celebrate music over a glass of something - this week it's martinis!

Monday, May 11, 2020 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm

WXXI Classical 91.5 Presents...Mozart's Sister Online, in parntership with The Virtual Little Theatre and the Empire Film and Media Ensemble.

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!

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!

Twirling, spinning, and jumping - Jen puts on her dance shoes to learn how much STEM is involved in being a dance teacher.

WXXI Travel Club Event!

Sunday, October 18th - Monday, October 26th

Join WXXI for a trip from Memphis to New Orleans aboard the American Queen – October 18-26, 2020!

This trip has been CANCELLED.