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.

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Coming up on WXXI Television

Friday, October 7, 2022 - 8:30pm

Rediscovering Frederick Douglass tells the story of how a photograph of famed abolitionist and eminent human rights leader Frederick Douglass—not seen for more than a century—was rediscovered in the Rochester Public Library.

Friday, October 7, 2022 - 9:00pm

In memory of the late Loretta Lynn, WXXI presents an encore of this American Masters documentary.

Saturday, October 8, 2022 - 4:00pm

Go beyond the legend and meet the inspiring woman who repeatedly risked her own life and freedom to liberate others from slavery. 

Sunday, October 9, 2022 - 12:00pm

Join Lidia Bastianich as she puts on a culinary master class while creating delicious Italian meals.

Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 1:00pm

PBS NewsHour continues its live coverage of the public hearings held by the “Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol.” 

Friday, October 14, 2022 - 10:00pm

This film takes a look at the life of GRAMMY Award winner Irma Thomas, whose career spans an amazing half-century.

Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 5:00pm

Life is full of joys and challenges for us all — but the experiences of individuals living with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) is something that not everyone understands or appreciates. 

WXXI-TV provides the best in local documentaries, trusted children's programs, and unparalleled 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 24/7. It's your destination for the best in lifestyle programming.
WXXI Kids 24/7 is a TV channel and livestream dedicated to PBS KIDS programming when and where you want it.
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.

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