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.
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 History Center at Snug Harbor. Skywalkers is a collection of tintype portraits and interviews of World Trade Center ironworkers from the Kahnawake reservation in Canada. All 30 of the ironworkers are Mohawk. A tintype is photographic positive on a lacquered metal plate. The technique was developed shortly before the Civil War. The exhibit can be seen from…Find out more »
A new exhibit entitled Better Angels: Firefighters of 9/11 that is on display at the Wood Museum of Springfield History features portraits of the 343 FDNY firefighters who were killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The paintings, which are on display at the Wood Museum of Springfield History, were painted by Dawn Howkinson Siebel of Massachusetts. The exhibit will remain at the museum through July 10, 2016. To learn more, please click here. Wood Museum of Springfield History hours Closed Monday…Find out more »
Assistant Chief Ron Spadafora needs blood and platelets. A survivor of the attacks, Chief Spadafora was assigned as the World Trade Center Chief of Safety for the entire recovery operation in October 2001. He is now fighting World Trade Center cancer. He is currently a patient at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and requires regular blood and platelet transfusions. In order for your donation to benefit Ron, the donation must be made at the Blood Donor Room at the Sloan-Kettering Cancer…Find out more »
The Center on National Security at Fordham Law will present a discussion with Peter Berger, author of The United States of Jihad on Thursday, February 12, 2016 at 12:30pm. Lunch will be served at the event. The event is free, but reservations are required. To RSVP, send an email to email@example.com with the date of event in the subject line, or visit the Center on National Security’s website. Fordham Law School 150 West 62nd Street, Costantino, 2nd floor New York, NYFind out more »
The fourth annual Firefighters for America’s Bravest Valentine’s Benefit Dinner on Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 5:00pm at Li Greci’s Staaten. The event is sponsored by the FF Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation and benefits severely wounded veterans. The evening includes a four-course, sit-down dinner, a full premium bar, comedy from Joey Kola and Michael “Wheels” Parise, dancing, and entertainment from the R&B Show. All tickets must be purchased in advance – there will be no ticket sales on…Find out more »
At 12:00pm noon on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, Fordham Law School’s Center on National Security will present a talk entitled Iran in Context, with journalist Hooman Majd and Karim Sadjadpour, a researcher on Iran. They will discuss Iran’s evolving role and influence in the Middle East. The event is free, but reservations are necessary. To RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org with “Iran” in the subject line, or visit the Center on National Security’s website here. Fordham Law School 150 West 62nd Street, Bateman, 2nd floor New…Find out more »