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Planet Forward on WXXI-TV

Wed, 08/17/2011 - 8:00pm

Host Frank Sesno and a panel of experts discuss ground-breaking ideas for how energy can be generated or used more efficiently.

Earth: The Operators' Manual

Mon, 04/23/2012 - 8:00pm

An operators manual helps keep your car or computer running at peak performance. Earth science can do the same for the planet.

Meet the Composer: Chris Van Hof

Get to know another side of WXXI-FM 91.5s afternoon host, Chris Van Hof.  Chris will be making several appearances wearing another of his many hats - that of composer. 

On Wednesday, March 23rd on WXXI's Live from Hochstein, Gibbs & Main will present the world premiere of Caravan Tone Poem by Chris Van Hof, along with other new works. 

Garrison Keillor talks with AARP about his future

Read the interview.

Garrison Keillor shares his 2-year plan for retirement , his latest book, and his love of poetry in an online article on AARP's web site. To read the full interview, please click here.

New Season of Doctor Who

Sat, 08/04/2012 - 11:00pm

Tune in for The Impossible Astronaut in the premiere episode of Series 6!

Sesame Street Live

Sat, 03/16/2013 - 10:30am

Elmo Makes Music, a Sesame Street Live Production, is coming to town, and WXXI has a discount for its members.

The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers Event

Sun, 05/01/2011 - 2:00pm

Join us for a free screening of clips from the POV film, The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers, meet Ellsberg via Skype and talk with American Documentary Executive Director Simon Kilmurry.

Noteworthy Moments in Women's History 2011

Airing throughout March on WXXI Radio

Kitty Van Bortel presents a series of vignettes that highlight a few of the many remarkable women in American History.

Women's History Month 2011 Radio Series

Wed, 03/02/2011 - 12:00pm

1370 Connection presents a series of special interviews with some of Rochester's most influential women.

Federal Funding Update

Act now to preserve public broadcasting.

Les Misérables 25th Anniversary Concert at the O2

Sat, 12/15/2012 - 8:00pm

In October 2010 the legendary musical "LES MISÉRABLES" celebrated its 25th birthday.

The Cat and the Hat Knows A Lot About That! Marathon on WXXI-TV

Wed, 03/02/2011 - 8:00am

Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with the Cat in the Hat and all his friends!

The Motown Sound: In Performance at the White House on WXXI-TV

Tue, 03/01/2011 - 8:00pm

The White House hosts a Motown celebration in honor of Black History Month.

State of the Union Address on WXXI-TV/HD and AM 1370

Tue, 01/25/2011 - 9:00pm

PBS NewsHour and NPR cover President Obama's address. 

Super Drama Sunday with Masterpiece Classic on WXXI-TV

Sun, 02/06/2011 - 12:30pm

Football not your cup of tea? Skip the Super Bowl and tune in for an afternoon of classic Jane Austen romances.

Pushing the Elephant

Thu, 03/24/2011 - 7:00pm

WXXI's Community Cinema invites you to a free screening of the Independent Lens film Pushing the Elephant.

Welcome to Shelbyville

Thu, 05/19/2011 - 7:00pm

WXXI's Community Cinema invites you to a free screening of the Independent Lens film Welcome to Shelbyville.

Two Spirits

Thu, 06/09/2011 - 7:00pm

WXXI's Community Cinema invites you to a free screening of the Independent Lens film Two Spirits.

Bhutto

Thu, 04/21/2011 - 7:00pm

WXXI's Community Cinema invites you to a free screenings of the Independent Lens film Bhutto.

The Diane Rehm Show

Thu, 01/20/2011 - 10:00am

Diane hosts a discussion on the future of funding for public broadcasting.