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.
The 14th annual Posse’s Fall Gathering will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 8:00pm at the Park Avenue Tavern in NYC. As always, there will be food, drink, remembrances of Michael, and great raffle prizes.This year’s raffle drawing has three prizes – first prize is two tickets to Super Bowl 50; second prize is $2,500, and third prize is dinner for two at Le Cirque with transport to and from the restaurant provided within the five boroughs. Please email email@example.com for…Find out more »
The 14th annual Marc S. Zeplin Foundation Benefit Concert will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Irving Plaza in NYC. Doors will open at 8:00pm with the show at 9:00pm. Flash back to the 1970s and ’80s with the Gilfords and the Elektrik Company. General admission tickets cost $30.00 for a limited time. VIP balcony tickets cost $50.00 and tickets to the VIP lounge cost $125.00. To purchase tickets, please click here. To learn more about the Foundation in Marc’s name, please…Find out more »
Brett Slomiak has died of World Trade Center-related illness on November 18, 2015 at the age of 53. Brett worked with Lenox Hill Hospital, and was a paramedic with New York Presbyterian at the time of his death. His wake will be held from 2:00pm to 5:00pm on Saturday, November 21, 2105 at the William H. Clark Funeral Home in Stroudsburg, PA. There will be no funeral service. A private cremation will take place following the viewing. William H. Clark…Find out more »
Opening Reception for the Exhibit Skywalkers: The Legacy of the Mohawk Ironworker at the World Trade Center
Skywalkers: The Legacy of the Mohawk Ironworker at the World Trade Center is a new exhibit by artist Melissa Cacciola at the Staten Island Museum’s History Center at Snug Harbor. It will open with a reception and talk at 2:00pm on Saturday, November 21, 2015. Mohawk ironworkers worked the recovery effort after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and worked and continue to work at the site on the construction of One World Trade Center, Towers 2, 3, and 4…Find out more »
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s NJ chapter will host the New York/New Jersey area Blood Cancer Conference on Saturday, November 21, 2015 from 9:00am to 3:00pm at the Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe. Blood cancer patients, their family members, caregivers and healthcare professionals are welcome. Experts in multiple myeloma, lymphoma and leukemia treatment will present information on such topics as treatment options, emerging therapies, management of survivorship issues and resources available from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The event is free,…Find out more »
On Friday, November 20, 2015, the 33rd annual ‘Battle of the Badges’ FDNY/NYPD boxing tournament will be held at Madison Square Garden. Doors open at 7:00pm. Security will be very tight — please arrive early to accomodate. As in years past, both the NYPD and the FDNY will donate the funds they raise to good causes. The FDNY donates the money raised to a veteran with severe combat injuries. This year’s money will help build a mortgage-free, handicap-accessible home for…Find out more »