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 12th annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days will be held from October 1, 2013 until October 31, 2013. Daniel Pearl World Music Days is an international network of concerts that use the power of music to express tolerance and humanity. Since 2002, Daniel Pearl World Music Days has grown to more than 11,000 performances in 129 countries. The Daniel Pearl World Music Days is an awareness-raising program, not a fundraiser. There is no financial obligation to participate and all musicians are…Find out more »
John Jay College will continue their Friday Seminars on Terrorism with a lecture from Mark Hamm, professor of Criminology at Indiana State University, who has published widely in the areas of terrorism, hate crimes, and prison subcultures. The lecture will be held on Friday, October 11, 2013 at 3:00pm at Haaren Hall at John Jay College. Currently a Senior Research Fellow at the Center on Terrorism at John Jay, Professor Hamm is a leading scholar on prison radicalization and recruitment…Find out more »
Join the FF Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation on Saturday, October 12, 2013, from 12:00pm to 5:00pm for a barbecue for the Bravest at the Hillside Swim Club in Staten Island. Tickets are $40.00 per adult, $60.00 per family (2 adults plus kids). All proceeds will benefit Cpt. Ben Harrow of the US Army and build him a “smart” home to accommodate his severe injuries. There will be all you can eat and drink (including great BBQ and wine…Find out more »
The third annual Captain James Corrigan Memorial Foundation benefit will be held from 2:00pm to 6:00pm on Saturday, October 12, 2013 at the Bungalow Bar in Rockaway Beach. A $50.00 donation at the door includes open bar, live music and food. There will also be raffles, a silent auction, and a 50/50. The Foundation helps sick children in the name of retired Captain James Corrigan of the FDNY, who saved children from the day care center at the World Trade…Find out more »
The new documentary Through Triumph & Tragedy: 50 Years of the FDNY Pipes & Drums will hold its premiere and celebration on Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 5:30pm to 11:30pm at the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Astoria. The doors will open at 5:15pm and the film begins promptly at 6:00pm. After the film, a cocktail reception and buffet will be held with live music from the FDNY Pipes & Drums. Tickets are $125.00. To order your tickets, please…Find out more »
The annual Ken Waldie Memorial Celebration will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 6:00pm – midnight at the Jugo-Slav Club in Bethel Park, PA. Please come celebrate Ken’s life and help the Class of ’73 mark their 40th reunion. Organizers expect a full house for the event, so it will be pre-paid. Cash bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres & desserts will be provided. Casual dress and ’70s tunes are required. Ken Waldie was murdered on September 11, 2001 when his plane, American Flight…Find out more »