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.
Upcoming Events › Support for terrorism victims
Many mementoes and letters shared in the impromptu memorials after the Boston Marathon bombing will be on display as an exhibit called Dear Boston: Messages from the Marathon Memorial. The exhibit will be on display at the Boston Public Library until Sunday, May 11, 2014. Running shoes, stuffed toys, signs, banners and other mementoes from around the world can be viewed. The entire Copley Square memorial has been saved. To view a digital archive of letters, please click here. Boston…Find out more »
Zeninjor Enwemeka, Boston.com The Boston Public Health Commission is offering a series of counseling sessions with trained clinicians to help people cope with the upcoming anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings. “We understand that the anniversary may trigger a lot of emotions for anyone impacted by last year’s attack, and we want to make sure people have access to the support that they may need,” said Dr. Barbara Ferrer, the executive director of BPHC. Drop-in counseling services will be provided…Find out more »
Therapy dogs from Massachusetts, Newtown, Connecticut and Chicago will be available to help Marathon-goers and the people of Boston at the First Lutheran Church of Boston and the Hynes Convention Center. Some of the dogs are the same ones who came after the bombing last year. First Lutheran Church of Boston dog visiting hours Thursday, April 17, 2014 5:00pm-7:00pm and 8:00pm–9:00pm Friday, April 18, 2014 3:00pm–7:00pm Saturday, April 19, 2014 10:00am–4:00pm Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014 12:30pm–2:30pm Marathon Monday, April…Find out more »
Scott Helman and Jenna Russell, the authors of Long Mile Home: Boston under Attack, the City’s Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice, will discuss the book at the Boston Public Library on Thursday, April 17, 2014, from 6:00pm to 7:00pm Long Mile Home tells the story of the week of April 15, 2013, before, during, and after the Marathon Bombings through the eyes of those closest to the attack. Rabb Lecture Hall Boston Public Library Copley Square 700…Find out more »
A ceremony honoring MIT Police Officer Sean Collier will take place on Friday, April 18, 2014 at 9:30am at MIT’s North Court. The ceremony is open to the Institute community. Officer Collier was killed on April 18, 2013 in a shootout with the alleged Boston Marathon bombers. The ceremony will include music and remarks from members of the MIT Police Department, politicians, school officials and students, and an MIT professor who is designing a memorial to Officer Collier, who will display a…Find out more »
The 19th anniversary of the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Building in Oklahoma City will be held at the Outdoor Symbolic Memorial at the Oklahoma City National Memorial at 8:55am on Saturday, April 19, 2014. The service will feature 168 moments of silence, one for each of the victims, and the reading of the names. Music and an update on the new enhancements to the Memorial and Museum will also be part of the event. For more information, please call…Find out more »