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.
On Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 9:45pm, there will be fireworks on five barges off Ellis Island. These fireworks will be audible in Lower Manhattan. Please warn Lower Manhattan residents who may find the sound to be a distressing reminder of the terrorist attacks.Find out more »
On Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 2:49pm, one year to the minute after the Boston Marathon bombing, an anniversary tribute to the victims, survivors and rescuers of the attack will be held at the John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center near the site of the bombing. Attendance at the ceremony will be by invitation only. One Fund Boston and the Boston Athletic Association are the hosts of the event. After speeches from victims’ family members, police officers and medical…Find out more »
On Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:00am, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Battalion Chief Richard D. Arazosa, of Battalion 19, who died on April 13, 2013. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-75/L-33/B-19. Off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform. Engine 75/Ladder 33/Battalion 19 2175 Walton Avenue Bronx, NYFind out more »
On Sunday, April 13, 2014, at 2:00pm, Palm Sunday Mass will be said at the Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance at MCU Park (formerly KeySpan Park). In case of rain, Mass will be held at Our Lady of Solace Church. For more information, please visit the website. The Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance 1904 Surf Avenue Brooklyn, NY Our Lady of Solace Roman Catholic Church Mermaid Avenue & West 17th Street Brooklyn, NYFind out more »
A free patient education workshop for people living with blood cancers and their families will be given by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 9:15am to 2:00pm in Manhattan. At this forum, participants can learn answers to commonly-asked questions about blood cancers and ask oncology and hematology experts questions of their own. Speakers will include experts in T-cell (CTCL, PTCL), Burkitt & mantle cell lymphoma, Large B-cell lymphoma, Hodgkin lymphoma, follicular lymphoma, multiple myeloma, mucosa-associated…Find out more »
As part of Staten Island’s Bill Welsh “Run/Walk/Crawl” 5-K Run, there will be a children’s Run to VICTOR-Y quarter-mile run in honor of Vic Navarra on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 9:00am in Clove Lakes Park. The Run to VICTOR-Y is free to all children 10 and under. All participants will receive a Vic Navarra medal. Vic Navarra was a lieutenant in the FDNY who worked the recovery effort after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. He died…Find out more »