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 › Family event
This year’s Red Bandanna Run will take place on Saturday, October 25, 2014 on the campus of Boston College. The Red Bandanna Run honors Welles Remy Crowther, who has earned the nickname “the man in the red bandanna”. He was 24 and a broker from Sandler O’Neill & Partners who wore a red bandanna over his mouth as he saved lives during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center. Welles was a graduate of Boston…Find out more »
Support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and have a day of fun for the whole family at Baldwin Park on Saturday, October 25, 2014. The day begins with the half-mile kids fun run at 9:00am. The fee to run is $10.00. The 5-K run/walk for adults begins at 9:30am with a $20.00 fee to participate. Funds raised support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, which helps find a cure for the blood cancers so many survivors and recovery workers are now battling.…Find out more »
The Swim for the Future swim meet and scholarship presentation will take place at 5:30pm on Friday, October 17, 2014 at the AquaCenter on the Upper East Side. Doors will open at 5:30pm; the scholarship presentation will be held at 6:00pm; the swim meet runs from 6:20pm to 8:30pm. The meet is open to competent swimmers who will compete in four individual events (50 yards each in butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke and freestyle), as well as one medley relay. Click here…Find out more »
The 6th annual Keane Foundation Cove Side Carnival will take place from Friday, October 17, 2014 to Sunday, October 19, 2014 in Wethersfield’s Cove Park. Carnival hours are Friday 5:00pm to 10:00pm; Saturday 12:00pm to 10:00pm and Sunday 12:00pm to 6:00pm. There will be thrill rides and rides for children, old-fashioned games, great food (including the popular funnel cake), live music and Oktoberfest in the beer & wine garden. As ever, admission and parking are free, a gift to the…Find out more »
The 13th annual Mark Jardim Memorial Jog, fondly known as the MJMJ, will be held on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at Cheshire Park in Cheshire, CT Registration and packet pick-up will take place between 11:30am and 12:45pm. The MJMJ begins at 1:00pm. The children’s Fun Run and barbecue will follow the 5-K. Details can be found here. Funds raised will support the Mark S. Jardim Memorial Scholarship, awarded annually to two Cheshire High School seniors. Additional proceeds are distributed to…Find out more »
The Ambelas Children’s Education Fund will host an Oktoberfest fundraiser on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at Staten Island’s Hillside Swim Club. The fun begins at 12:00pm and runs all afternoon. Planned events include live music, a DJ, a Chinese auction, a 50/50, pumpkin painting, a bouncy house, a dunk tank and children’s rides. A BBQ lunch, beer, wine and soft drinks are included with the admission price. Admission is $40.00 for adults; $20.00 for teens 14-20; under 14s will be…Find out more »