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.

Coming up on WXXI Television

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 8:00pm

This film profiles the determination of a profoundly deaf boy and his family as they work together to find ways for Darren to communicate. 

Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 5:00pm

Learn more about what some historians might call the first “official, English-speaking” Thanksgiving held in the Americas. 

Monday, November 25, 2019 - 9:00pm

A four-part documentary film series that tells the story of a small group of incarcerated men and women struggling to earn college degrees.

Monday, December 9, 2019 - 7:00pm

A film that explores the life of chaplains and their changing role in today’s world.

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 10:00pm

Winner of the 2018 Imagen Award for Best Documentary, “The Pushouts” is an inspiring story about the resilience of young people and how the support of caring adults offers hope. 

 
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.