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 dedication of the Wanaque 9/11 Memorial Park will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 1:00pm. The Memorial Park will honor the 2,973 lives that were lost on September 11, 2001, particularly Wanaque resident John E. Bulaga Jr. The public is invited. 9/11 Memorial Park intersection of Ringwood and Union Avenues (By Dunkin Donuts strip mall) Wanaque, NJ 07465Find out more »
The annual Lt. John Martinson Memorial Picnic will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from noon to 6:00pm at the Hillside Swim Club in Staten Island. There will be live music, a barbecue, rides and games, a Chinese auction and a 50/50. All proceeds benefit the Lt. John Martinson Memorial Foundation. There will also be a bone marrow drive for FF Jimmy Martinez, who desperately needs a marrow match to treat his World Trade Center-related multiple myeloma. The ticket…Find out more »
On Saturday, September 20, 2014, former NY Giant George Martin will sign his book, Just Around the Bend, My Journey for 9/11 at the Stadium Restaurant in Garrison, NY. Football players Harry Carson and OJ Anderson will also attend. Just Around the Bend documents Martin’s walk across country in 2007 to raise money for the care of sick and dying World Trade Center recovery workers. A portion of proceeds from some book sales will be donated to the National September…Find out more »
The 13th annual Rick Thorpe Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at the Country Club of Wilbraham. The cost to golf is $150.00, which includes golf, cart, lunch, prizes for the winners, and dinner. The cost to attend only the dinner is $40.00. To register for golf and dinner, please click here. To register only for the dinner, please click here. Full details about the event can be found on the Rick Thorpe Memorial Fund website.…Find out more »
The second annual Axemen 9/11 Memorial Run & Pig Roast will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014 beginning at Point Lookout Fire Department. Motorcyclists will register at 10:30am. Kickstands go up at 11:30am. The ride is 65 miles long and ends at Carmody’s Public House in Rocky Point, where a free buffet will be served. There will be drinks, live music, a 50/50 and a door prize. The cost to participate is $20.00 per rider and $15.00 per passenger…Find out more »
Lt. John “Jack” Gremse, retired from Engine 302, FDNY has died of 9/11-related cancer. His funeral will take place at St. Ignatius Martyr Church in Long Beach, NY on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 10:30am. Lt. Gremse will be buried at St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale, NY. St. Ignatius Martyr Church 721 West Broadway Long Beach, NYFind out more »