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 Salvation Army will host a spring beneﬁt fundraiser on Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 7:00pm at LiGreci’s Staaten on Staten Island. This year is the Salvation Army’s 150th birthday. Tickets for the evening cost $100.00 and are available here. Please call Lt. Stephen Mayes at 718-448-9490, ext. 202 for more details. LiGreci’s Staaten 697 Forest Avenue Staten Island, NY 10310 718-448-6000Find out more »
The jewelry designers Alex and Ani will donate 15% of all their sales from 6:00pm to 9:00pm on Thursday, April 9, 2015 to the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation. No online orders will be accepted, but you can call into the store to place an order if you do not live in the area – just as easy as an online order! Just call 732-268-7274 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm on April 9 and say that you are placing an…Find out more »
NYPD Detective Harry T. Hill died on April 6, 2015 at the age of 46. He was a member of the NYPD’s Joint Terrorism Task Force and responded to the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and worked during the recovery operation. His wake will be held on Thursday, April 9, 2015 from 1:00pm to 9:00pm at the Edward D. Lynch Funeral Home in Sunnyside, Queens. His funeral Mass will take place at 10:00am on Friday, April 10, 2015…Find out more »
The New York Choral Society presents a concert at Carnegie Hall on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. The program is On the Transmigration of Souls, by John Adams and Paul Hindemith’s When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d. On the Transmigration of Souls was commissioned by the New York Philharmonic to commemorate the first anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Singers scheduled to appear are baritone Lee Poulis and Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano. The Mannes Orchestra and The Young…Find out more »
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is hosting a webinar/teleconference entitled Living with Myeloma – Managing Side Effects and Quality of Life on Wednesday, April 8, 2015, from 1:00pm to 2:30pm Eastern Standard Time. The speaker will be Sagar Lonial, MD, FACP, Chief Medical Officer of the Winship Cancer Institute at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta. Topics covered will include current and emerging treatments for myeloma; monitoring disease progression; managing symptoms and treatment-related side effects and discussing quality-of-life issues…Find out more »
The Laughter Saves Lives evening of comedy for New York Says Thank You on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at the Gotham Comedy Club in Manhattan HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Doors will open at 7:00pm and the show will begin at 7:30pm. Featured comics will include Angela Cobb, Stacy Kendro, Nathan Macintosh, and Chris Roach. The fee to attend is $40.00 with a two-drink minimum. To order tickets, please visit the Laughter Saves Lives website. New York Says Thank You helps disaster-struck towns…Find out more »