9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.
The Multiple Exposures Gallery in the Torpedo Factory Art Center will host a photography exhibit by Alan Sislein, tracing his 15-year photographic journey beginning before 9/11 and continuing today. The show can be seen from 11:00am to 5:00pm from Tuesday, September 6, 2016 to through Sunday, October 16, 2016. A reception will be held on Sunday, September 11, 2016 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. For details, please call 703-683-2205 or visit multipleexposuresgallery.com. The exhibit is free. Multiple Exposures Gallery Torpedo Factory…Find out more »
An exhibit of photographs taken at the National September 11th Memorial by Bob Leonard will run from Thursday, September 8, 2016 to Saturday, October 1, 2016 at the Soho Photo Gallery. Entitled Memorialized, the exhibit shows visitors smiling and taking selfies at the sacred site where 2,749 people were murdered in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Leonard feels that the memorial is nearer to a circus than to a place of respect. The Soho Photo Gallery is open…Find out more »
A variety of Major League Baseball teams are hosting Law Enforcement Appreciation Nights from September 8, 2016 to October 8, 2016. Click here to find a game in your areaFind out more »
The Joseph T. Quinlan Bereavement Center will host a four-part lecture series entitled Living with Grief for anyone who has experienced a loss or who is helping someone cope with loss and for those who would like to learn more about the grieving process. Lectures will be held on Wednesdays in September the 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th. Please call 973-383-0115 for times. Presented by Cecelia T. Clayton, MPH, this lecture series is an opportunity to gain a deeper understanding…Find out more »
John Jay Seminar on Terrorism – “The Islamic State and al-Qaeda: An Evolving Threat” with Richard Atwood
Richard Atwood will present a talk entitled, The Islamic State and al-Qaeda: An Evolving Threat on Friday, September 30,2016,at 3:00pm as part of the John Jay Center on Terrorism Friday seminars. Atwood is the multilateral affairs director for Crisis Group and head of its New York office He represents the organization at the UN and serves as policy adviser to the president, particularly on the Middle East and Africa. He was lead author of its special report Exploiting Disorder: al-Qaeda and…Find out more »
The annual fundraiser for the Honor Elizabeth Wainio Communications Scholarship at Towson University will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm at the Ropewalk Seafood Company in Baltimore. As always, there will be an open bar, a silent auction, and hors d'oeuvres, with stories and remembrances of Lizz. Honor Elizabeth Wainio, better known to her friends as Lizz, loved her time at Towson and became a district manager for Discovery Channel Stores, a job she loved.…Find out more »