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.
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 »
In honor of Veterans Day, our friends at the National September 11th Memorial Museum plan to place a yellow rose at the name of each veteran killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. If your loved one was a veteran, please email firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, November 6, 2013 to make sure that he or she receives a rose. Please include in your email the veteran’s name and branch of the service. The information you give will be saved…Find out more »
The 14th Annual National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Golf Classic will be held from Sunday, November 3, 2013 to Friday, November 8, 2013 and is the world’s largest law enforcement golf event. In addition to the opportunity to support a great cause — 100% of the golf tournament proceeds are contributed to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund — you’ll have the opportunity to play some of the most requested courses in Myrtle Beach. In the spirit of the Memorial,…Find out more »
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network will host a webinar on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, 11:00am-noon PT to report on progress in the fight against pancreatic cancer. Find out how the pancreatic cancer research field is growing Gain a broader understanding of how the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network’s programs support and advance research in the hope of achieving the goal to double pancreatic cancer survival by 2020. Register for this webinar.Find out more »
This month will mark the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the Night of Broken Glass, November 9-10, 1938, when Nazis destroyed, burned and vandalized thousands of synagogues, Jewish homes and businesses. Kristallnacht survivor Ilie Wacs, who was 11 at the time, is an artist whose work about that act of terrorism, A Gathering Storm: The Vienna Papers, 1938, will be on display at the Museum of Tolerance in New York through December 6, 2013. He and his sister, Deborah Strobin will…Find out more »
Fordham Law School’s Center on National Security will present Lieutenant General Rhett Hernandez (ret.) on Friday, November 8, 2013, at 12:30pm. His topic will be Challenges Ahead in Cybersecurity. Lieutenant General Hernandez, former Commander of Army Cyber Command, will discuss the many challenges the US Army and Department of Defense face when operating in cyberspace. As the former head of Army Cyber Command, General Hernandez was responsible for planning, integrating and executing operations in defense of all US Army networks…Find out more »