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 exhibit 9/11: A Uniform Response can be seen at the New York City Police Museum in Lower Manhattan. The New York City Police Museum is open Monday through Saturday, from 9:00am to 5:00pm. It is closed on Sundays. New York City Police Museum 45 Wall Street New York, NY 10005 212-480-3100Find out more »
The exhibit Janet Hamlin: Sketches from Guantanamo will open on Thursday, September 11, 2014 and will be on view through November 21, 2014 in the Lora Robins Gallery of Design from Nature in Richmond. Janet Hamlin has worked as a courtroom sketch artist at the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base tribunals since 2006, documenting the trials of the detainees. Due to security constraints, she views the proceedings either through a glass window or on a split-screen monitor in a separate room. Since cameras and…Find out more »
Artist as Witness: The 9/11 Responders a collection of sketches of the recovery operation at the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks, can be seen at the New York City Police Museum’s temporary location through Saturday, October 25, 2014. Artist Aggie Kenny visited the World Trade Center site in the spring of 2002 and was permitted to draw the police officers, DSNY employees, firefighters, operating engineers, steel burners, ironworkers, military personnel, and others who worked around the clock to bring…Find out more »
Retired FF. Patrick Finegan (formerly of Engine 69) is currently a patient at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City being treated for World Trade Center related cancer. He needs regular blood and platelet transfusions. Donations of blood or platelets would be greatly appreciated. To benefit Patrick, all donations must be made in the Blood Donor Room of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and designated for him. Any donated blood or platelets not used by Pat will be released for use…Find out more »
The Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Foundation for Peace will hold a free residential weekend on Friday, October 24, 2014 through Sunday, October 26, 2014 to bring together people affected by conflicts and acts of terrorism. The event is open to anyone in the UK who has been affected by conflict, political violence or terrorism – survivors, family members, members of the emergency services, etc. The entire group will be no larger than 15 people. Most of the activities will take…Find out more »
On Friday, October 24, 2014 at 7:00pm a fundraiser will be held for FDNY Lieutenant Tom Bohn, who was severely injured in a motorcycle accident on Medal Day 2014. Lt. Bohn was hospitalized for several months for his injuries and will require extensive rehabilitation. The fundraiser will be held at The Main Event in Farmingdale. An admission fee of $30.00 at the door includes a full buffet dinner. There will also be a 50/50, raffles, etc. All proceeds will go…Find out more »