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. 

Monday, October 17, 2022 - 7:00pm

4 Wheel Bob tells the story of Bob Coomber, an intrepid adventurer who sets out to becone the first wheelchair hiker to cross the 11,845 foot Kearsarge Pass in the Sierra Nevada of California. 

Monday, October 17, 2022 - 8:00pm

Learn more about Vertical Harvest, an innovative experiment in growing crops and providing meaningful employment for people with disabilities.

Monday, October 17, 2022 - 10:00pm

This film offers a counter-narrative of the last 30 years of Muslim life in America.