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.
Past Events › Book discussion or signing
NYC Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro and members of the FDNY will join Fatima Ptacek (the voice of Dora the Explorer) on Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 12:00 noon to 1:30pm during the sixth annual Brooke Jackman Foundation Read-a-Thon at Barnes & Noble Tribeca. The Read-a-thon is free and open to the public. The Brooke Jackman Foundation honors Brooke, who loved children and books, by promoting literacy. Brooke Jackman, 23, was planning to leave Cantor Fitzgerald and go back to school to become…Find out more »
On Friday, September 11, 2015 at 7:00pm, writer Tom Junod will read and discuss his 2003 article, “The Falling Man,” which concerns photographer Richard Drew’s photograph of a man falling to his death during the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. The event will be held at the Huxley Theatre at the New York State Museum in Albany. The reading is free and open to the public. Annually on the anniversary of the attacks, Esquire reposts “The Falling Man” online.…Find out more »
There will be an author discussion and signing with Marie Triller at the East Fishkill Community Library at 7:00pm on Thursday, September 10, 2015. Triller will discuss her book, Ten Years: Remembering 9/11. The book documents anniversary ceremonies at the World Trade Center site from 2002 to 2010. Registration for the event is suggested. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing after the presentation. Please call 845-221-9943 to learn more. Alley Room East Fishkill Community Library 348…Find out more »
Football player George Martin will appear at the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 6:30pm to discuss his 2007 walk across America to help sick 9/11 recovery workers. The talk will be followed by a signing of Martin’s book Just Around the Bend: My Journey for 9/11. Copies of the book will be available at the event. In 2007, Martin walked across the country, dedicating his journey to the rescue and recovery workers who worked at…Find out more »
John Jay’s Friday seminar session continues on Friday, February 13, 2015 at 3:00pm in Room L 2.84 at John Jay Center on Terrorism. The guest will be Juan Zarate, whose discussion is entitled Financing Terrorism. Juan Zarate is one of a very few real authorities on the financing of terrorism. While he worked in the Treasury Department during the Bush administration, he pioneered new forms of sanctions and other financial instruments to fight terrorism. His most recent book is Treasury’s War:…Find out more »
From now until January 1, 2015, Barnes & Noble in Tribeca is making the Brooke Jackman Foundation is the beneficiary of its Bookfair. Shop at Barnes & Noble Tribeca from December 17, 2014 through the end of the year and mention the Brooke Jackman Foundation at the cash register. Or you can order online and still benefit the Foundation by visiting their Bookfair page. Through January 1, 2015, Barnes & Noble Tribeca customers are also encouraged to buy a book at…Find out more »