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.
Skywalkers: The Legacy of the Mohawk Ironworker at the World Trade Center is a new exhibit by artist Melissa Cacciola at the Staten Island Museum History Center at Snug Harbor. Skywalkers is a collection of tintype portraits and interviews of World Trade Center ironworkers from the Kahnawake reservation in Canada. All 30 of the ironworkers are Mohawk. A tintype is photographic positive on a lacquered metal plate. The technique was developed shortly before the Civil War. The exhibit can be seen from…Find out more »
A new exhibit entitled Better Angels: Firefighters of 9/11 that is on display at the Wood Museum of Springfield History features portraits of the 343 FDNY firefighters who were killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The paintings, which are on display at the Wood Museum of Springfield History, were painted by Dawn Howkinson Siebel of Massachusetts. The exhibit will remain at the museum through July 10, 2016. To learn more, please click here. Wood Museum of Springfield History hours Closed Monday…Find out more »
The eighth annual Rick Thorpe Heart to Heart Gala to fund Rick’s Place will be held at the Ludlow Country Club in Ludlow, MA on Saturday, February 6, 2016 from 6:00pm to 10:30pm. The evening’s events will include dinner, music, live and silent auctions, and raffles. Rick’s place is a grief and bereavement center for children and their families built in honor of Eric “Rick” Thorpe, who was killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, while working in Tower…Find out more »
The second annual NYPD With Arms Wide Open Polar Plunge will be held on Sunday, February 7, 2016, from 10:00am to 1:00pm at the Inn in Long Beach. You can join the fun and help a great cause without taking the plunge! Admission costs $20.00 for adults and $10.00 for children. Admission automatically enters attendees in a raffle and includes a buffet with a cash bar and drink specials. At 1:00pm, anyone wanting to plunge does so. With Arms Wide Open is a…Find out more »
An Evening with General Petraeus, the Petraeus-Hertog Lecture on Leadership, will be held at the Robert H. Smith Auditorium of the New-York Historical Society on Monday, February 8, 2016 at 6:30pm. The speaker will be retired General David Petraeus with moderator Max Boot. In an intimate conversation, General Petraeus will offer his unique insight into contemporary economic and national security issues facing the nation. The fee to attend is $44.00 for the general public, $32.00 for members of the New-York…Find out more »
The Center on National Security at Fordham Law will present a discussion with Peter Berger, author of The United States of Jihad on Thursday, February 12, 2016 at 12:30pm. Lunch will be served at the event. The event is free, but reservations are required. To RSVP, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the date of event in the subject line, or visit the Center on National Security’s website. Fordham Law School 150 West 62nd Street, Costantino, 2nd floor New York, NYFind out more »