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 Good Friday, Friday, April 18, 2014, at 6:00pm, the Evangelical Free Bible Church will host a free thank-you dinner at the church for first responders and their spouses. The dinner speaker will be World Trade Center survivor FF John Picarello (retired from the FDNY), who will speak about his experiences during and after the terrorist attacks of 2001. You may reserve for this free dinner or learn more details by visiting the website or calling 570-586-5557. Seating will be…Find out more »
The funeral for Detective Thomas McGuckin, who retired from the NYPD-FBI Bank Robbery Task Force, will be held at 9:45am on Friday, April 18, 2014, at Maria Regina Roman Catholic Church in Seaford. Maria Regina RC Church 3945 Jerusalem Ave. Seaford, NY 11783Find 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 »
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 »
The wake for retired NYPD Detective Thomas McGuckin will be held on Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 2:00pm-4:00pm & from 7:00pm-9:30pm at Chapey & Sons Funeral Home in Hicksville. Chapey & Sons Funeral Home 20 Hicksville Road (107) Hicksville, NYFind 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 »