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 »
The 66th annual International Air Safety Summit (IASS) will be held from Tuesday, October 29, 2013 to Thursday, October 31, 2013 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. This is aviation’s premier global safety event, bringing together aviation professionals from around the globe. IASS provides a forum for the aviation industry to identify safety concerns, devise approaches to reduce risk and implement initiatives to improve safety. To learn more or to register, please click here. Omni Shoreham Hotel 2500…Find out more »
On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 from 8:00am to 10:00am, at the Disability Employment Awareness Breakfast at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Knoxville, author, disability activist & 9/11 survivor Michael Hingson will discuss his escape from the 78th floor of the World Trade Center. Hingson is blind and escaped Tower 1 with a colleague and his guide dog Roselle. For more details or to reserve your place, please call Tina Jones at 865-594-6060, ext. 1105. Crowne Plaza Hotel 401 West Summit Hill Knoxville,…Find out more »
On Wednesday, October 30, 2013, from 6:00pm – 9:00pm Scarlett Lewis will sign her book, Nurturing, Healing, Love: A Mother’s Journey of Hope and Forgiveness at One Art Space in NYC. On December 14, 2012, Scarlett lost her 6-year-old son, Jesse, in the Newtown School shooting. Following Jesse’s death, Scarlett went on an unexpected journey, inspired by a simple three-word message he had scrawled on a chalkboard in their home: “nurturing healing love”. Nurturing Healing Love is Scarlett’s story of…Find out more »
Canstruction can be seen in the Winter Garden from Thursday, October 31, 2013 until Wednesday, November 13, 2013 from 10:00am – 6:00pm daily. The public is invited to bring canned or nonperishable food to donate when they come to view the exhibit. Food will be donated to City Harvest, as will all the cans used to make the sculptures. To learn more about Canstruction, or to find a Canstruction event in your area, please visit their website. The Winter Garden World…Find out more »
The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation and the Gary Sinise Foundation will present a Lt. Dan Band concert at 7:00pm on Friday, November 1, 2013 at the Memphis Convention Center to help Corporal Christian Brown, USMC. These foundations, in addition to their other work, build “smart homes” for severely wounded veterans. Corporal Brown, on his second tour in Afghanistan in December 2011, stepped on an IED and lost both legs, severely injured both arms and hands and suffered serious…Find out more »