WXXI-TV

WXXI-TV, a PBS member High Definition station, features award-winning children's shows, public affairs, science and nature as well as being one of the most active local program producers in New York State.

Where to watch

WXXI-TV can be viewed over-the-air on Digital Television channel 21.1 as well as on Spectrum Cable channels 11 (Standard Definition) and 1221 (High Definition). Some programming is available on-demand in the WXXI Video Player

Upcoming on WXXI-TV

Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
Hear about the signs of Autism that can help with an early diagnosis and the treatments that can make a difference.
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 8:30pm
Also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, ALS physically and mentally affects each person differently.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 9:30am
Have you ever wanted to see how a national TV show is made?
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 8:30pm
Special Olympic Medalist Frankie Antonelli and his mom join Second Opinion medical panelists to discuss what it's like living with Down syndrome.
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 8:30pm
Dr. Bill Valenti, co-founder of Trillium Health, continues his efforts to end the HIV epidemic in New York State by 2020 and reflects on his work as a physician, advocate and community trailblazer on this episode of Norm & Company.

Ongoing on WXXI-TV

Sesame Street is celebrating  Autism Awareness Month with a special interactive book with Julia and her family!
Americans have named PBS and local member stations like WXXI the nation’s most trusted institution for 15 years running.
What does it take to bring about peace?
Ground War explores the transformative technological advances that have defined battlefield combat through the ages. From the gladius to the AK-47, from the chariot to the tank, from the trebuchet to the howitzer, and from the battle ramp to the star fort, the series follows the fascinating punch and counterpunch of battle tactics and new technologies. Watch Episodes On-Demand
The story of infant mortality in Rochester and what is being done about it. Watch Online
Join President and Mrs. Obama for an all-star tribute to the men and women who serve the United States.
Dropping Back In features half-hour programs which introduce some of America’s dropouts, theissues they face and the people and programs helping them drop back in and get on with their educations and lives. Part of WXXI's American Graduate: Let's Make It Happen Initiative:
GO PUBLIC: A Day in the Life of an American School District is a 90-minute video document of a single day in an urban public school district, from sun up to long after sundown.  
On-Demand
 Facing Forward: A Student's Story follows the experiences of a struggling seventh-grade student at a rigorous charter school in Cleveland are chronicled. Watch On-Demand.
The documentary spotlights the 12-year journey of five extraordinary children in five countries as they struggle to get a basic education.
The documentary spotlights the efforts of school community to improve their school or see it close.

Recently on WXXI-TV

Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 1:00pm
Join WXXI at Frontier Field for an afternoon of BBQ, Brews, and Blues with Steven Raichlen, host of Primal Grill, Barbecue University, and Project Smoke. 
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 10:00pm
The Grammy-winning superstar performs at London’s Royal Albert Hall with the Black Eyed Peas and friends.
Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 3:00pm
What usually starts innocently enough as taking pain medication appropriately prescribed by a doctor, can turn into a deadly addiction for some.

 

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