Commemorating 9/11 Across New York City
A survey of how New Yorkers will observe the anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks
9/11 2012 Icahn Stadium, Randall's Island, 911heroesrun.com; 9 a.m., $35 per person The Travis Manion Foundation is sponsoring a 5K run on Randall's Island to honor the heroes of 9/11. Half of all race proceeds go toward charity. 9/11 Memorial Community Evening 9/11 Memorial, Albany Street (betw. Greenwich and Washington streets), 911memorial.org; 6-8 p.m. In commemoration of the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the 9/11 Memorial will be open to lower Manhattan community members for the evening. Passes are reserved for lower Manhattan residents only and can be picked up at CB1 offices or via email prior to Friday, Sept. 7. Email email@example.com for details. Premiere of '9/11 Dust: A Healing Journey' Kraft Center Gallery at Columbia University, 606 W. 115th St. (betw. Broadway & Riverside Dr.), 911dust.org; price TBA. Filmmaker Penny Little will premiere her film 9/11 Dust: A Healing Journey in conjunction with the Pause Press Play Project on Sunday evening prior to a Sept. 11 news conference at 1 p.m. Additional film times will also be announced.
Monday, Sept. 10
9/11 Exhibit at the Trinity Museum Trinity Church, Broadway at Wall Street, trinitywallstreet.org; Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sat. and Sun., 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Free. Artifacts from the eight-month-long 9/11 ministry at St. Paul's Chapel will be displayed in the exhibit. According to the church's website, "St. Paul's, part of the parish of Trinity Wall Street, became a place for Ground Zero recovery workers to eat, sleep and try to understand what had happened on Sept. 11, 2001." 9/11 Remembered at the New York City Police Museum New York City Police Museum, 100 Old Slip at FDR Drive, 10 a.m. daily, $8 adults $5 seniors and children This exhibit explores the NYPD's response to the disaster, featuring testimonials and artifacts. Children under 6 and members of the NYPD get in free.
Tuesday, Sept. 11
September 11th Commemoration Ceremony WTC site in lower Manhattan, cityhall.nyc.gov; 8:46 a.m. first moment of silence The September 11th Commemoration Ceremony is for the family members of Sept. 11 attacks and features a reading of all memorial names with six interspersed moments of silence and a music program in the background. The program is scheduled to conclude around noon. Steve Reich: Complete String Quartets Performed By ACME Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St. (betw. Sullivan & Thompson streets), lepoissonrouge.com; 6:30 p.m., $35 table seating. $30 standing room The American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME) will perform, with composer Steve Reich in attendance, WTC 9/11, which was commissioned for the Kronos Quartet by various musical foundations.
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