Saturday, September 11, 2010
The Court Officers Steuben Association of New York State will hold a Heroes Memorial Service at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow to honor and raise money for the families of court officers who lost their lives in 9/11 rescue efforts. A picnic at Field 6A will start at 1 p.m.; a Walk of Honor is set for 4 p.m.
Memorial services will be held at the East Northport Fire Department, 1 Ninth Ave., at 9:45 a.m. A candlelight vigil will be held at 8 p.m.
A candlelight ceremony will be held at Memorial Park at 7 p.m.
The Garden City Fire Department will hold a remembrance ceremony at the Garden City Gazebo, at the intersection of Stewart and Hilton avenues. The event starts at 6:30 p.m.
The Always-At-Aum Yoga School will hold a fundraiser for 9/11 in honor of fallen FDNY responder Vincent Albanese and other responders from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Hofstra University. Call 516-235-5307, or visit www.always-at-aum.com for more information.
Huntington Manor Fire Department will host memorial services at 8:30 a.m. at the firehouse headquarters, 1650 New York Ave., Huntington Station. A candlelight vigil will follow at 8 p.m. at Peter Nelson Park on Oakwood Road.
Central Presbyterian Church and the "Praise Him Coffee House" are hosting a concert of remembrance at 6:30 p.m. at the church, located at 240 Main St. The concert will feature poet-singer Michael Lamanga, the Spiritlifters and The Central Praise Band. Call 631-421-3663.
A memorial service will be held at Firemen's Memorial Plaza, 410 W. Park Ave., at 9 a.m.