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|Posted: Sat Sep 08, 2012 9:11 pm Post subject: ADDITIONAL 9/11 RELATED EVENTS
From Sep 08, 2012 to Sep 11, 2012 (included)
|9-11 11th Anniversary Events
Recently, National 9/11 Memorial launched a new commemoration resources page with ideas and tools on how you can plan a 9/11 anniversary observance in your own community. Among many resources included are a downloadable 2012 Commemoration Planning Guide, suggestions for parents on how to talk to kids about 9/11, classroom activities, ways to commemorate online, and much more. Click here
for more details.
9/11 Commemorative Events Near You
(please click the website link for locations near your community)
*9/11 Day Movement
Join their official service projects in Chicago, IL, Dallas, TX, Los Angeles, CA, Minneapolis, MN, New York City, NY , & Washington, D.C.
For more information: www.missioncontinues.org/911dayofservice
Click here to search for volunteer opportunities in your community.
*Tunnel To Towers Runs
*Tunnel To Towers Motorcycle Across America
*Healing Field & Field of Honor Flag Display Program
9/11 Salute to Uniformed Public Service and the families
BALBOA PARK, San Diego CA.
Village Place and El Prado (in front of The Ruben H. Fleet Science Center)
11th ANNIVERSARY - Sept 11, 2012
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM (eleven hours)
Ceremony at 8:00 PM
City Beach, CA - The Oconomowoc American Legion Band will present a short musical program the evening of Tuesday, September 11th to commemorate the 11th anniversary of 9/11. The event will take place at 7:00 pm in the Rhodee Memorial Band Shell at City Beach.
9/11 Remembrance service:
Hosted by American Legion 66 of San Luis Obispo and The Men's Club at Laguna Lake Golf Course. 10 a.m. Sept. 11 at Laguna Lake Golf Course, 11175 Los Osos Valley Road.
Cambria 9/11 observance: It is dedicated to Officer Brian Murphy, first on scene at the Sikh temple shooting in August. North Coast hometown heroes also will be honored. The memorial is sponsored by the Sons of American Legion Post No. 432 and other community members. All are invited to join in a short, speechless ceremony at the Veterans Memorial Building flag stand, 1000 Main St. at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, followed by a free barbecue.
Grover Beach 11th annual 9/11 Memorial Ceremony: The public is invited to attend the ceremony, which runs from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Ramona Garden Park Center, 993 Ramona Ave.
Irvine - Irvine Valley College will hold a special ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 11 from noon to 12:30 p.m. in the IVC Performing Arts Center.
Connecticut's 11th Annual 9-11 Memorial Service
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 5:00 PM
Sherwood Island State Park
There will be 9/11 memorial service Tuesday at 6 p.m. on the front lawn of the Clifford J. Hurgin Municipal Center. The public is welcome.
Danbury's Sept. 11 Remembrance Gathering will be Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the 9/11 memorial in Elmwood Park on Main Street. The public is welcome.
There will be a 9/11 ceremony Sunday at 7 p.m. at the New Fairfield Senior Center, 33 Route 37.
Residents are invited to gather at the 9/11 memorial in Patriots Way, behind the railroad station, at 8 a.m. Tuesday.
The service will commence at 8:46 a.m., at which time Water Witch Hose Co. No. 2 will toll the apparatus bell.
There will be a memorial service at the 9/11 memorial, 195 Danbury Road, by the monument, Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The public is welcome.
There will be a short observance of the 11th anniversary of Sept. 11 on Saturday at noon during the Roxbury town picnic at Hurlbutt Community Park.
It will honor all the town's volunteers. Some will be specially honored for their outstanding service.
The official program, led by First Selectman Barbara Henry, will begin at 12:30 p.m. and conclude by 1:30 p.m.
Let Us Not Forget Ceremony, 9 a.m. American Legion Post 321, 9081 SW 51st St., Cooper City. Activities include presentation of colors and moment of silence. Call 954-434-0905.
Family Fun Day, noon to 3:30 p.m. American Legion Post 321, 9081 SW 51st St., Cooper City. Activities include writing letters to soldiers, a bounce house, children's activities and public safety booth. Call 954-212-9476.
Commemorative Event, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Spanish River Park, pavilions 3 to 5, 3001 N. Ocean Blvd., Boca Raton. At noon the welcoming ceremony will include a salute to police and firefighters of Boca Raton and Delray Beach, bagpipers, a moment of silence and remarks by local dignitaries. The family event includes a bounce house, ice cream truck, volleyball, music and refreshments. Visit ellisandged.com
Remembrance 5K, 8 a.m. at Sept. 11 Memorial Site at Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Drive, Coral Springs. $10. Proceeds go to future 9/11 memorials. Call 954-344-1147.
Patriot Day Remembrance Ceremony, 8:30 a.m. Pembroke Pines City Center, 10300 Pines Blvd. Activities include speakers, presentation of colors and patriotic music. Call 954-435-6525.
Patriot Day Ceremony, 8:30 a.m. Ron Cochran Public Safety Building, 2601 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Call 954-831-8900.
Wreath Laying Ceremony, 1:30 p.m. North Lauderdale Veterans Memorial, at Rock Island Road and Kimberly Boulevard, North Lauderdale. Call 954-722-0900.
Remembrance, 5 p.m. Parkland YMCA Family Center, 10559 Trails End. Activities include Broward Sherrif's Office Honor Guard, trade center steel display and reading by children. Call 954-372-0630.
9/11: A Conversation with Bob Graham, 5:30 p.m. Museum of Art, 1 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. $30. Call 954-603-1351.
Memorial Service, 6 p.m. Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Drive, Coral Springs. Call 954-344-1131.
Memorial Concert, 7:30 p.m. ArtsPark at Young Circle, at Federal Highway and Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood. Activities include music and tributes. Call 954-921-7532.
All Wars End film premiere, 8 p.m. Cinema Paradiso, 503 SE Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale. $25. Activities include color guard, national anthem and poetry reading. Q&A with cast and crew. Call 954-525-3456.
Memorial Ceremony, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Christ Fellowship Church, 5343 Northlake Boulevard, Palm Beach Gardens. Event includes uniformed personnel, trucks, bag pipes, and at 11a.m. a walk to 9/11 Memorial and World Trade Center steel beam at Palm Beach Gardens Fire Rescue Station 63. Call 561-969-0729.
Remembrance Ceremony, 6:30 p.m., Patriot Memorial, 12198 Forest Hill Blvd., next to the Wellington Village Council. Remarks and wreath-laying for those lost and affected by the 9/11. Call 561-791-4082.
Commemoration Mass, 11:45 a.m. St. Martha Catholic Church, 9301 Biscayne Blvd., Miami Shores. Call 305-757-6241.
CLEAR LAKE - The unveiling and dedication ceremony at the Clear Lake Fire Station for the 9/11 Memorial is set for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11 at the fire station. An open house will follow at 7:30pm. The memorial is loctaed in front of the fire station at the corner of North Eigth St and Second Ave North.
*The Massachusetts 9/11 Fund
Eleventh Anniversary Commemoration Activities
7:30 am - Wreath Laying Ceremony (open to the public)
Boston Public Garden
9/11 Contemplative Garden
Family visits to the 9/11 Contemplative Garden are welcome from 7:30 am until sunset.
8:30 am - Flag Lowering, Moment of Silence, and Reading of Names (open to the public)
Massachusetts State House Lawn
In the event of inclement weather, names will be read during the Commemoration Observation.
9:30 am - Commemoration Observation & Sweeney Award for Civilian Bravery Presentation (by invitation only)
Massachusetts State House
11:00 am - Family Reception (by invitation only)
The Ritz Carlton - Boston Common
10 Avery Street, Boston, MA
For more information click here.
Project Green: 9-11 Day of Service will begin a brief ceremony at the near-by Maryland World War II Memorial overlooking the Severn River. Afterward, volunteers will weed, clean, plant native plants, and more as part of Ocean Conservancy's International Coastal Cleanup. At Jonas Green Park, Annapolis. 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Volunteerannearundel.org. 410-897-9207.
Westland: The city will hold its annual Patriots Day Memorial Service at 11 a.m. on the south steps of Westland City Hall, 36601 Ford Road. The Rev. Bill Wrede will preach a sermon based on his experiences consoling victims at Ground Zero on the day of the terrorist attacks and survivors for nearly a year afterward. Choirs from St. Matthew Lutheran Church and School in Westland will perform.
Grosse Pointe Farms and Grosse Pointe Woods: Nearly 3,000 small flags will fly in memory of 9/11 victims outside each of the district's two high schools - placed by student volunteers, members of the Young Americans for Freedom clubs at the schools.
Detroit: Rhythm-and-blues singer Thornetta Davis will sing the national anthem at 11 a.m. when city and law enforcement officials gather at Campus Martius. At the Piquette Square for Veterans residence, 6221 Brush, a Patriot's Day Observance will take place at 6 p.m.
Pontiac: Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard plans to lead the annual 9/11 observance at 11a.m. at the Michigan Fallen Heroes Memorial, next to the headquarters building of the Oakland County Sheriff's Office, 1200 N. Telegraph, Building 38E.
Mt. Clemens: Macomb County Sheriff Anthony Wickersham is to speak at 7 p.m. at the Macomb Fallen Heroes Memorial, in front of the Macomb County Circuit Courthouse, 40 N. Main St.
Paramus, NJ-6th Annual Paramus Freedom Walk will be Sept. 9 and starts at the Paramus Library Band Shell. Registration starts at 7:00pm with a walk to begin at dusk around 8:00pm.
Bloomfield will hold a 9/11 anniversary ceremony at 6 p.m. Tuesday (9/11/12) at the Town Green, lasting approximately 20 to 25 minutes.
"Essex County Remembers" will take place 8 a.m. Tuesday (9/11/12)at Essex County Eagle Rock Reservation's 9/11 memorial in West Orange.
The September 11 Bayonne Remembers Committee will hold an Interfaith Memorial Service and Candlelight Vigil at 7 p.m. in Harbor View Memorial Park at the Peninsula of Bayonne Harbor (the former Military Ocean Terminal). Clergy members of different faiths will offer prayers, songs and a candlelight ceremony. The event will take place rain or shine.
The New Jersey 9/11 Memorial Foundation will hold an evening ceremony at Empty Sky: New Jersey's 9/11 Memorial on Monday at 6 p.m. in Liberty State Park. There will be a musical performance featuring Kristian Rex, Pat Guadagno, Roger Taylor, Gary Oleyar, Frank D'Agostino, John Korba and Ron Mailloux.
Conwell School 3 and Middle School 4 will hold their annual Patriot Day 9/11 Remembrance in the Grand Street courtyard at 8:45 a.m. on Tuesday to honor those who died on 9/11.
The Circle of Honor ceremony will be held at the 9/11 Memorial Fountain in the Journal Square plaza on Tuesday at 5 p.m., when five new names will be added. Following the ceremony, guests and inductees will gather across the street at the Landmark Loew's Jersey Theatre for a reception.
Our Lady of Grace Church, 400 Willow Ave., Hoboken, marks the 11th anniversary of 9/11 at the 10:30 Mass this Sunday, Sept. 9. Members of the Hoboken Police, Firefighters, EMTs, the Port Authority Police and federal, state, county and local officials will attend. All are welcome.
The annual 9/11 interfaith memorial service will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the memorial located at the end of Pier A, 100 Sinatra Drive. Clergy of different faiths and elected officials will participate.
The Sept. 11 Ceremony of Remembrance will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Liberty Plaza, 30th Street and Palisade Avenue.
WEST NEW YORK
A ceremony will be held at 8:30 a.m. at the 9/11 memorial on Boulevard East at 54th Street. Members of the Police and Fire departments, Board of Education, elected officials and the Memorial High School marching band will participate.
A ceremony will be held on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the 9/11 memorial at Liberty Park, 415 Harrison Ave. Members of the American Legion, firemen and policemen and elected officials will participate. Following the ceremony, refreshments will be served across the street at the Harrison Elks.
OLDWICK- The 9/11 memorial ceremony will take place at the firehouse and is open to the public. The event will be starts at 8:30 a.m. on Sept. 11, with a number of speakers. Oldwick Volunteer Fire Company is located at 163 Oldwick Road (Route 523) in Oldwick.
Holmdel - 9/11/12 An approximately one-hour ceremony begins at 7:30 p.m. at the memorial at the Municipal Building.
The Monmouth County parks system observance is scheduled for 7 p.m. on 9/11/12 at the Mount Mitchill Scenic Overlook. Parking will be available at East Point Plaza, 2390 Route 36, Atlantic Highlands. Buses will shuttle people at East Point Plaza to and from the memorial from 5 to 9 p.m.
For more information, visit www.monmouthcountyparks.com or call 732-842-4000, ext. 4312.
MIDDLETOWN - The Township Committee will pay tribute to with a wreath-laying ceremony at 8:46 a.m. Tuesday Sept. 11 at the Middletown WTC Memorial Gardens. The Memorial Gardens, located next to the Arts Center at 36 Church St. The public is welcome to visit the Memorial Gardens between dusk and dawn .
ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS - 9/11/12 Tuesday Monmouth County will mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, at the Mount Mitchill Scenic Overlook, 7 p.m.
The Morris County Board of Freeholders is inviting the public to join them in observing the 11th anniversary at a Remembrance Service and Candlelight Vigil at 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, at the Morris County Sept. 11 Memorial on West Hanover Avenue in Parsippany, across the street from the Morris View Healthcare Center. Since seating at the memorial is limited, the public is encouraged to bring lawn chairs to the outdoor observance.
Parking will be available at the Morris County Department of Human Services building at 340 West Hanover Ave., in Morris Township. Shuttle buses will be available to transport those in need to the memorial. For information, call the county government's public information office at 973-285-6015.
BRICK - 9/11/12 Tuesday The township will a hold a special remembrance ceremony and candlelight vigil at 6 p.m. at Windward Beach Park. The ceremony will be held at the Angel in Anguish Monument.
TOMS RIVER - Toms River firefighters will commemorate the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday at the East Dover Firehouse, 629 Fischer Blvd. in Toms River. The memorial service will include the participation of emergency first responders, local officials, school children and members of the general public.
TOMS RIVER - Ocean County government will hold a Day of Remembrance Ceremony that will begin at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. The memorial service will be held at the 9/11 Monument in the outdoor courtyard adjacent to the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office at 119 Hooper Ave. in downtown Toms River. duty during the subsequent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
On Sunday at 4 p.m., the Sussex County 9/11 Committee will present the 11th anniversary memorial service on the campus green of Sussex County Community College in Newton.
Sussex County 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony
The upcoming 9/11 Ceremony which will be held on SUNDAY September 9, 2012 at 4 PM at the Sussex County Community College. More Info to follow.
New York State
Memorial plaque unveiled in Yonkers:
Sunday 9/9/12 The City of Yonkers will unveil a plaque that names 24 residents who died in the 9/11 attacks. The event is at 11 a.m. on the waterfront. Info: Water Grant Street, Yonkers; www.yonkersny.gov; free
Community Mosaic Mural Project in Port Chester:
Sunday 9/9/12 Make your mark on a 9/11-themed mural that will be permanently installed on the exterior wall of the Clay Art Center. Volunteers can create their own elements that will be part of a larger installation. The project is from 1 to 4 p.m. Info: Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester; 914-937-2047; register online at volunteer-center.org/service and click the "Clay Art Center" link; free
September 11 Honor Service in White Plains:
Tuesday 9/11/12 White Plains will hold a Sept. 11 commemorative service to honor and remember city residents who were victims of the 9/11 attacks. The ceremony begins at 8 a.m. at Liberty Park. The city will hold a noon ceremony at Renaissance Plaza, where there will be a musical performance, a moment of silence and readings. Info: Liberty Park, Lake Street, White Plains; 914-422-1339; whiteplainsny.gov
Memorial in Mount Kisco:
Tuesday 9/11/12 The ceremony begins at 6:15 p.m. and concludes at the Mutual Engine & Hose Co. #1 Firehouse with light refreshments. Info: Memorial site, 100 Main St., Mt. Kisco; 914-666-3909; ifco13.com or hooks14.com; free
Memorial ceremony in Valhalla:
Tuesday 9/11/12 Gather around The Rising, an 80-foot steel sculpture at Kensico Dam Plaza. The ceremony begins 7 p.m. Info: Kensico Dam Plaza, 1 Bronx River Pkwy., Valhalla; 914-231-4500; parks.westchestergov.com; free
Dedication ceremony in Yonkers:
Tuesday 9/11/12 Watch the dedication ceremony of a 38-foot steel beam from the World Trade Center. The beam, which will be dedicated as the new 9/11 memorial on the 11th anniversary of the attacks, will be installed at Conor Park. The ceremony begins 7:30 p.m. Info: Conor Park, McLean Avenue and Central Park Avenue, Yonkers; 914-377-6000; www.yonkersny.gov; free
Tuesday, Sept. 11:
Rockland County memorial ceremony in West Haverstraw:
Tuesday 9/11/12 Mark the 11th anniversary of 9/11 at a memorial ceremony at Haverstraw Bay County Park. All residents are invited to the ceremony, which begins 8:30 a.m. Info: Haverstraw Bay County Park, 21 Gagan Rd., West Haverstraw; 845-364-2668; co.rockland.ny.us; free
Candlelight memorial service in Stony Point:
Tuesday 9/11/12 Remember the victims of 9/11 with a candlelight memorial service at the Town Hall. The ceremony starts 7 p.m. Info: Stony Point Town Hall, 74 East Main St., Stony Point; 845-786-2716; townofstonypoint.org; free
Candelight ceremony in Suffern:
Tuesday 9/11/12 Commemorate the victims of 9/11 with a candlelight ceremony at Donna Hallett Park. The ceremony begins 7 p.m. Info: Donna Hallett Park, 86 Lonergan Dr., Suffern; 845-357-7943; suffernvillage.com; free
Concert of Remembrance in Nyack:
9/16/12 Remember 9/11 with an annual concert hosted by the Grace Episcopal Church. The orchestra is composed of professional musicians from the American Ballet Theatre, Metropolitan Opera and more. The concert begins 5 p.m. Info: Grace Episcopal Church, 130 First Ave., Nyack; 845-358-2766; gracechurchnyack.org; free
September 11 Patriot Day ceremony in Montgomery:
Tuesday 9/11/12 The Orange County Arboretum will host Orange County's September 11 Patriot Day ceremony. The ceremony, which begins at 5 p.m. Following the ceremony, a "Peace through Music" concert will be held in the raised gardens of the arboretum with the Otisville Brass. Info: Orange County Arboretum, 41 Grove St., Montgomery; 845-615-3824; www.orangecountynyparks.com; www.orangecountyarboretum.org; free
Candlelight and prayer ceremony in Brewster:
Tuesday 9/11/12 Join the Brewster Elks in a candlelight ceremony commemorating the heroes and victims of 9/11. The ceremony begins 6 p.m. Info: Brewster Elks Lodge #2101, Rte. 22, Brewster; 845-279-3261; brewsterelks.org; free
Memorial ceremony in Highland Falls:
Tuesday 9/11/12 Join Highland Falls for an evening ceremony commemorating 9/11. The ceremony begins 6 p.m. at Memorial Park. Info: Memorial Park, S. Main Street, Highland Falls; 845-446-3400; highlandfallsny.org; free
Memorial ceremony in Wappingers Falls:
Tuesday 9/11/12 Pay tribute to heroes and respect to the victims of 9/11 with an hourlong ceremony in Meiser Park. The ceremony is from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Info: Meiser Park Homestead, Main Street and Route 9D, Wappingers Falls; 845-297-8773 ext. 7; wappingersfallsny.gov; free
Memorial ceremony in Fort Montgomery:
9/11/12 Remember the victims of 9/11 with an evening ceremony at Patriot Gardens at 7 p.m. Info: Patriot Gardens, Rte. 9W, Fort Montgomery; 845-446-2270; free
The New York Mills 9/11 Memorial Ceremony. Participants are asked to line up at 5:40 p.m. at the New York Mills firehouse for a silent march to the 9/11 Memorial at 320 Main St., nest to the Post Office.
Opening Remembrance Ceremony at 9:15 a.m. at the 9/11 Memorial on the Memorial Parkway, across from Sherman Drive, Utica. Closing ceremony at noon, at the Police and Firemen's Memorial, across from 220 Memorial Parkway, Utica. Reading the names of all those who lost their lives on 9/11.
St. Elizabeth Medical Center will host a Mass of Remembrance at 3:10 p.m. Tuesday in the Medical Center Chapel.
The Newport Fire Department and West Canada Valley American Legion Post #1524 are hosting their eleventh annual Patriot Day / 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony to be held at the Newport Fire House, 7370 Main Street, at 7:00pm on Tuesday, September 11th. The event will include participation by the Middleville, Newport, and Poland Fire Departments, local ambulance corps, Adirondack American Legion Post # 1118, VFW Posts 1552 and 7220, law enforcement, active military, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and local students. Refreshments will be served.
Croton Landing, NY - Residents can attend a dedication ceremony of Sept. 11 at Croton Landing of the Buchanan-Cortlandt-Croton 9/11 Remembrance Memorial. The atendees are asked to assemble at Croton Landing parking lot at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 11 and walk a half-mile to the memorial site. Those who need a ride to the site will be ferried in a van. The ceremony begins at 3 p.m.
Herkimer, NY - Herkimer County Community College is hosting a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony to mark the 11th anniversary of the events of Sept. 11, 2001. The Remembrance Ceremony will be held Tuesday, Sept. 11 on the Herkimer campus at the main flagpoles, outside the Ronald F. Williams Library Building at 10 a.m. (In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be in the McLaughlin College Center amphitheater.)
Hicksville, NY- The Hicksville Fire Department will commemorate the 11th anniversary on Sunday, Sept. 9 starting at 11 a.m., at the Strong Street Fire Station memorial.
Lansingburgh, NY - A 9/11 memorial service will be held in Troy at noon on September 9 at the Memorial Park on 112th Street and 1st Avenue in Lansingburgh, NY
Rochester, NY -Family of Rochester Christian Church Ministries will host 11th anniversary service on September 9th. at 09:00am. The church is located at 3177 Lyell Road, Rochester, New York 14606. Please call 585-247-4444 to RSVP or for additional information.
Long Island, NY
Tuesday, September 11, 2012.
The Town of Hempstead will host their annual 9/11 memorial ceremony at 7:30 a.m. at Town Park at Point Lookout, 1300 Lido Boulevard, Point Lookout, NY, (516)431-3900.m The event is free and open to all.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012. The Farmingdale United Methodist Church, 407 Main Street (and Grant Avenue),(631) 884-0149, will be open to the community from 11 a.m. till 7 p.m. for quiet reflection and prayer to mark the eleventh anniversary of the events of 9/11/01. All are welcome.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012. Commemoration of September 11 at noon at Stony Brook University, West Campus, Nicolls Road, main entrance, Stony Brook, NY, at the Alumni Memorial Grove near the Student Activities Center Bus Loop. More information: Please call (631) 632-6320.
Also at Stony Brook University, at 6 p.m., a showing of the documentary, An American Requiem. This film offers an insight into the profound and long-term effects on this community and the nation through the voices of the responders. Benjamin J. Luft, M.D., director of the WTC Health Program on Long Island, is the executive producer of the film. This event is open to Stony Brook students, community members, faculty and staff. The film will be shown in the theater at the West Campus - Want Center, Nicolls Road, main entrance, Stony Brook, NY. Phone: (631) 632-6000.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012, The Commack School District will commemorate the 11th anniversary of September 11th by dedicating a permanent 8/11 Memorial at their Candleligth and Memorial Dedication Ceremony, starting at 6 p.m. on the football field at Commack High School. The memorial is located next to the Heroes Memorial Track at Commack High School, 1 Scholar Lane, Commack, NY, (631) 912-2100.
New York City
The September Concerts
The September Concerts are a series of free concerts held in locations around New York City and around the world to fill the skies with music every September 11th. In 2011, more than 100 concerts were held in New York City. For 2012, concert venues will include Central Park, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Castle Clinton National Monument, Rockefeller Center, Washington Square Park, and many more.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
See listings for all Manhattan concert locations and times: http://www.septemberconcert.org/index.php?option=com_concertlistings&task=concerts&year=2012&city=New+York&state=NEW+YORK&Itemid=73&lang=en
The Tribute in Light
Sept. 11, dusk to dawn.
This stark physical reminder of not only September 11, but of the World Trade Center towers, was first presented on March 11, 2002, just six months after the attacks. It is now shown every year on the anniversary of the tragedy. The illuminated memorial extends four miles into the sky and is visible from 30 miles away. The two light rays cast the strongest shaft of light ever projected from Earth. The Municipal Art Society has a list of best viewing locations.
9/11 Unity Walk
Sept. 9 at 3 p.m. at Washington Square Park, Manhattan
The Unity Walk has taken place for many years across the country and is a chance for people of "faith and goodwill" to remember the tragic events of 9/11. The event strives to bring members of religious communities together to find a common bond and to embrace their differences. The walk visits religious communities as it makes its way south to St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church at 22 Barclay St., where it ends with a short service at 5 p.m. The World Trade Center site is one block south.
9/11 Tribute Center
The 9/11 Tribute Center offers visitors to the World Trade Center site a place where they can connect with people from the 9/11 community. Through walking tours, exhibits and programs, the 9/11 Tribute Center offers "Person-to-Person History," linking visitors who want to understand these historic events with the people who experienced them. The 9/11 Tribute Center will be open on the 11th anniversary to families, survivors, rescue and recovery workers and residents from 8:00am to 6:00pm on the 11th. Click here for more details:
9/11 Exhibit at the Trinity Museum
Ongoing, Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. Trinity Church, Broadway and Wall streets, Manhattan
Artifacts from the eight-month-long 9/11 ministry at St. Paul's Chapel will be displayed in the exhibit "A Church for the New World: The History of Trinity Church and St. Paul's Chapel" at the Trinity Museum inside Trinity Church. St. Paul's, part of the parish of Trinity Wall Street, became a place for Ground Zero recovery workers to eat, sleep and come to terms with what had happened on September 11, 2001. The new display includes a photo of the interior of St. Paul's during that time, one of the pews that rescue and recovery workers rested on-marked with scuffs from their tool belts, and a sample of the thousands of children's letters and drawings that were sent to the chapel.
September 11 Remembrance at Trinity Church
The historic Trinity Church will host morning services in St. Paul's Chapel followed by Prayers for Peace and ringing of the Bell of Hope in remembrance of the victims of 9/11. In the afternoon, the United States Military Academy Band will will present an hour-long program titled "On This Day: Celebrating the Spirit of America" featuring patriotic music written by New York City composers.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Trinity Church, Broadway at Wall Street
More Information: http://www.trinitywallstreet.org/calendar/2012/09/11/
The Table of Silence Project 9/11
Sept. 11 at 8:15 a.m., Lincoln Center, Josie Robertson Plaza, Columbus Ave., at 64th St.
Jacqulyn Buglisi and Buglisi Dance Theatre is partnering with Dance/NYC and more than 100 dancers from the New York dance community to perform "The Table of Silence Project 9/11." This public tribute to 9/11 and ritual movement for peace was conceived by Buglisi and Italian artist Rosella Vasta. The performance concludes symbolically at 8:46 am. Free.
The Young People's Chorus of New York City Commemorates Those Lost on 9/11
Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. at St. Patrick's Cathedral and at 8:46 a.m. at Ground Zero.
The chorus will sing the National Anthem in the morning at Ground Zero before the annual reading of the names of those lost at the World Trade Center 11 years ago. At 7 p.m. they perform at St. Patrick's Cathedral for the free annual "An Evening of Remembrance and Celebration." The concert is free.
9/10/12 *Voices of September 11th is holding its annual Day of Remembrance Information Forum at the Marriott Downtown Hotel, located at 85 West Street in New York City. 9/11 families, rescue and recovery workers and survivors are invited to attend. Registration and exhibits open at 9:30am. The day-long Forum includes informative presentations, panel discussions, 9/11 exhibits and a special preview of In Memoriam, the memorial exhibition that will be part of the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Click here for the Forum schedule.
At 5:30 that evening, there will be an Interfaith Service at St. Peter's Church, located on the corner of Barclay and Church Streets, just a few blocks from the 9/11 Memorial. The service will feature inspirational messages from clergymen representing many faiths.
9/11/12 *Dance Tribute to the Victims of September 11th
A poetic tribute to the victims of September 11 by 100 dancers from the NY dance community at Lincoln Center's Josie Robertson Plaza will be held at 8:20am. This is a project of the September Concert Foundation.
Josie Robertson Plaza
Columbus Avenue between 62nd and 65th Streets
New York, NY
Click here for more details.
9/11/12 *Thanks to the generosity of World Yacht Enterprises, VOICES is offering a September 11th Commemorative Luncheon Cruise following the reading of the names at the 9/11 Memorial (12:00pm - 2:30pm). The cost of the luncheon cruise is $25 per person. Reservations are limited. Click here for details and the invitation.
9/11/12 *MyGoodDeed is pleased to extend an open invitation to the 9/11 community to attend a very special event on the evening of 9/11, co-hosted by the Pat Tillman Foundation, Columbia University and Pace University. Select seats are available for members of the 9/11 community, and may be reserved on a first-come basis. The event is from 6:00pm to 7:30pm. RSVP as soon as possible by sending an email to email@example.com. Please include your name, organization if any, and whether you are on active duty, a military veteran, or a 9/11 community member (family member, first responder, recovery worker, volunteer, etc.). All information will be kept confidential. Below also is a copy of the electronic invitation, which you may forward through your list-serv.
Flight 93 National Memorial
11th Commemorative Activities
11:00 am - 4 pm
Interpretive Programs -Park Rangers/Volunteers (MP) - on the hour
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tribute Events (MP) - on the half hour
1:00 - 2:00 pm
"Learning Center Without Walls" Program (VC)
9/11 and the Next Generation
Panelists will explore how children experienced September 11 and how art allowed them to express their feelings.
3:00 - 4:00 pm
"Learning Center Without Walls" Program (VC)
Dispaches from Shanksville: Journalists Remember Flight 93
Television, newspaper, and radio journalists will discuss their
experiences in writing the first drafts of history in the days, weeks,
and months following September 11, 2001.
11:00 am - 4 pm
Interpretive Programs - Park Rangers/Volunteers (MP) - on the hour
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tribute Events (MP) - on the half hour
1:00 - 2:00 pm
"Learning Center Without Walls" Program (VC)
The Criminal Investigation: Searching for Evidence at the Flight 93
Crash Site - Members of the FBI investgation and recovery teams
will describe their work at the crash site and the importance of what
3:00 - 4:00 pm
"Learning Center Without Walls" Program (VC)
A Grateful Nation: Stories from the U.S. Capitol - Flight 93 was less
than 20 minutes from the nation's capital when the passengers and
crew forced it to crash. Panelists will describe their experiences
from that day in the Capitol.
7:30 - 9:15 pm
Luminaria - Candle Lanterns (MP)
9:45 - 10:30 am
September 11 Observance (MP)
The open air service will include a reading of the namesof the Flight 93 passengers and crew, ringing of the Bells of Remembrance, a wreathing laying, and brief remarks.
12:00 - 4 pm
Interpretive Programs - Park Rangers/Volunteers(MP) - on the hour
12:30 - 5:30 pm
Tribute Events (MP) - on the half hour
Garden of Reflection 9-11 Memorial (www.9-11memorialgarden.org/events.asp)
*Honor and Remembrance Ceremony will take place at 8:30 am at the Garden of Reflection. will be held on September 11th at 8:30 a.m. at the Lower Makefield Garden of Reflection. The Ceremony commemorates the 11th Anniversary of the tragic events. Please Join us as we honor and remember the victims of September 11th, 2001.
*Remembrance in Light
At 7pm, Pennsylvania's Official 9-11 Memorial, The Garden of Reflection, will host a Remembrance in Light Ceremony.
This half hour Ceremony will be an opportunity for all to reflect, remember and honor all who were lost on September 11, 2001.
The Candle Light Ceremony will feature prayers, music
and flower placement for our 18 Bucks County victims.
CHAMBERSBURG, PA - An 11th Anniversary "9/11 Memorial Ceremony" will be held on Sunday, Sept. 9 at 3 p.m. on the grounds of the 9/11 Memorial and Franklin County Veterans' Memorial Park, adjacent to the Letterkenny Chapel, 2171 Carbaugh Avenue, Letterkenny Army Depot.
*9/11 Unity Walk
Starting at the Washington Hebrew Congregation at 1:30 pm (3935 Macomb Street NW, intersection of Massachusetts Ave.) This year's Walk will take place on Embassy Row in Washington DC. Registration opens at 12:30 pm. Click here for more details and registration information.
*2nd Annual Freedom Walk - A 2.2 mile walk through Arlington National Cemetery with stops at the Pentagon 911 Memorial, a brief program at the Cemetery Coliseum and concluding with a wreath laying at the tomb of the unknown soldier. Click here for more details and registration information.
*Moment of Silence and Flags Across Arlington
Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.
A moment of silence will be held at 9:37 a.m. to remember the 184 victims of this tragic event. Arlington County will hang U.S. flags from overpasses and buildings in a display of "Flags Across Arlington." The cemetery is open and the public is welcome to visit.
*Washington National Cathedral
11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will be marked with prayers at its regularly scheduled services that day.
Worship services are planned Tuesday beginning with a morning prayer service at 8:45 a.m. The cathedral also hosts a noon service and a choral service at 5:30 p.m.