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 11th annual FF Kevin J. Smith Memorial Golf Outing will take place on Friday, August 15, 2014 at the Willow Creek Golf & Country Club. Golfers should arrive between 11:30 and noon for lunch. Those attending the dinner are requested to arrive at 5:30pm. The fee to golf will be $205.00, which includes greens fees, cart, lunch, beverages on the course, cocktails, and dinner. To attend the dinner only will cost $70.00. Proceeds raised will go towards the FF Kevin…Find out more »
The Marc S. Zeplin Foundation Summer Happy Hour Benefit, will be held on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at Professor Thom’s Loft. The time has not yet been announced. This year’s concert will feature music by the Jeff Lubin Duo, who will take requests. There will also be complimentary hors d’oeuvres & appetizers and outdoor patio space. A $20.00 donation at the door is requested. For details, please visit Marc’s website. Professor Thom’s Loft 219 Second Avenue (between 13th & 14th Streets)…Find out more »
In commemoration of the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, hundreds of people tied white “Remember to Love” ribbons to the St. Paul’s Chapel fence in Lower Manhattan. The ribbons were inscribed with personal messages – to victims of the attacks or simply with hopes of a peaceful future. Trinity Church (the church St. Paul’s is affiliated with) donated these ribbons to artist Muriel Stockdale, who is organizing a similar project this summer. Learn more and…Find out more »
The 13th annual Brian Cannizzaro Memorial Golf Outing & BBQ will be held on Friday, August 8, 2014 at Silver Lake Golf Course in Staten Island. There will be two tee times, at 6:00am and 10:30am. The cost for golf and BBQ is $125.00. The fee for the BBQ only is $35.00. All proceeds benefit the FF Brian Cannizzaro Memorial Fund. Registration with payment by July 23, 2014 is requested. You can download and print a form and mail it…Find out more »
On August 7, 1974, French tightrope walker Philippe Petit walked between the towers of the World Trade Center on a tightrope. See a clip here. Learn more about Petit and his documentary film Man on Wire here.Find out more »
On August 6, 2014 from 4:00pm-10:00pm, 25% of all sales at Westbury, NY’s Fairway Market will benefit the Nassau County Firefighters’ Museum and Education Center. To participate, pick up a form in the store, shop, then present the form to the cashier when you’re finished shopping. There is no cost to customers except the regular cost of the items purchased. To learn more, please click here. Westbury Fairway Market 1258 Corporate Drive Westbury, NY 11590Find out more »