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Buffalo Toronto Public Media

Public Media for Western New York and Southern Ontario

Buffalo Toronto Public Media is a trusted public media resource that enriches its audiences by providing educational, entertaining programming and services, as well as engaging the Western New York and Southern Ontario communities through cultural and civic involvement.

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Buffalo Toronto Public Media serves the people of Western New York and Southern Ontario with a community-supported alternative to commercial media. We provide our audiences with the knowledge they need to make informed decisions; convene community dialogue; bring the arts to everyone; and engage individuals to share their stories. We help teachers, students and their parents thrive in 21st century classrooms, and take people of all ages on a journey of exploration—exposing them to new people, places and ideas.

We celebrate diversity, embrace innovation, value lifelong learning and partner with those who share our passion for public service.

Special Playlist of WNED PBS Original Productions

Celebrate 716 Day 

The calendar may say July 16, but in Buffalo it's become known as "716 Day." Celebrate (716) Day with a special playlist of WNED PBS Original Productions that highlight some of the treasures of Western New York!

WNED PBS is now streaming live!

Watch WNED PBS broadcast TV live online.

25 New Films Stream July 12 -23

PBS Short Film Festival 2021

Now entering its 10th year, the PBS Short Film Festival is a celebration of independent films and filmmaking. Join us in exploring an incredible selection of 25 captivating films about identity, society, culture, family, race, and humanity in this annual showcase of powerful and unexpected stories.

Compact Science

Compact Science

Compact Science is an engaging new YouTube series from WNED PBS and the Buffalo Museum of Science that explores the wonders of science. Host Sarajane Gomlak Green investigates the geology of Niagara Falls, discovers the chemistry at work in sponge candy, learns how density is the key to lake-effect snow, and more. If you’re curious about the world around you, there’s a lot to explore and Compact Science will be your guide!

BTPM creates community classroom

Learn At Home

We are here to support families, educators, and students as a community classroom during these challenging times. Find special program schedules, tools & resources.


The Toll | WNY Stories of Loss and Survival in a Pandemic

WBFO series highlighting the personal impact the pandemic has had on Western New Yorkers.

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WNED PBS Productions Bring Us Together

As we practice social distancing, WNED PBS productions can bring us together.

See what's new in WNED PBS Passport for July 2021

Highlights of the great new programming available to WNED PBS Passport Members. New videos available in July include: Finding Your Roots Season 7, Human: The World Within, Ballerina Boys from American Masters and more. Become a Buffalo Toronto Public Media Member, sign in and start streaming today!  Not a Passport member? Make your pledge today!

Wherever you listen, wherever you watch, wherever you stream, wherever you learn, wherever you play . . . discover how to connect with the many platforms BTPM offers.

Vehicle Donation Program

Donate your car to Buffalo Toronto Public Media and receive a tax deduction at the same time! Canadian cars accepted.

WNED Classical Blog

Ignite your love of classical music with the WNED Classical Blog! Here you can find classical music news, reviews and analysis from Buffalo and around the world.

Sacred Classics

WNED Classical presents “Sacred Classics” every Sunday morning from 7 to 9. Scott Sackett features great timeless works for choir and orchestra.

MAking Buffalo Home | Share Your Story

Share Your Story

We are collecting stories of people in our community who have come to America and set roots in Western New York. We want to add your family story to our Making Buffalo Home Mosaic.

PBS Presents

History of the PBS Logo

See the evolution of the PBS logo, from 1970 to 2019.

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BTPM app on phone

Our Apps

Enjoy the WNED PBS, WBFO, WNED Classical and WBFO JazzWorks apps, now available on Apple and Android smart phones and tablets! The apps have everything you love most about our radio stations. Features include live streaming of local and national news coverage, the ability to search playlists easily for your favorite pieces of classical music and much more. Fan of all three stations? Each app flips seamlessly to whichever station you feel like listening to. Our apps give you the very best public media has to offer. Download them for free to your smart phone and tablet in the iTunes or Google Play store today!