September 11 commemorative events on Long Island set for 20th anniversary
The 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks will remain etched in Long Island memorials, which house around 500 of the nearly 3,000 victims killed in the World Trade Center.
Vigils large and small will be held at local 9/11 memorials and other locations through Saturday and throughout the weekend.
The following are more than a dozen events planned in Nassau and Suffolk counties:
CITY OF OYSTER BAY (SOUTH)
9/11 Honor Wall Memorial at Tobay Beach. For more information, please contact the City’s Youth and Community Services Department at 516-797-7900. 7 p.m. September 9.
CITY OF HEMPSTEAD
Town Park Point Lookout, Lido Boulevard (intersection of Loop Parkway and Lido Boulevard), Point Lookout. For more information visit hempsteadny.gov. 7:30 a.m. on September 11.
Southampton Fire Department, 470 Hampton Rd., Southampton. For more information visit southamptonfd.org/20ans.html. 8 a.m. on September 11.
NORTHERN CITY HEMPSTEAD
Manhasset Valley Park, 461 Maple Street (East Shore Road and Northern Boulevard), Manhasset. If you have any questions, call the city clerk’s office at 516-869-7610. 8:15 a.m. on September 11.
CITY OF RIVERHEAD
World Trade Center Memorial Park, corner of Riley and Edwards Avenue, Calverton. For more information, call 631-727-3200 ext. 655 or visit townofriverheadny.gov. 10:11 a.m. Sept.
Mastic Fire Department, 1080 Mastic Rd., Mastic. For more information visit masticfiredept.com. 10:11 a.m. Sept.
CITY OF ISLIP
Veterans Memorial Park, Islip Town Hall, 655 Main Street, Islip. For more information visit islipny.gov. 11:11 Sep.
CITY OF GLEN COVE
Morgan Memorial Park, Germaine Street, Glen Cove. For more information, call 516-676-2004 or visit glencoveny.gov. Noon on September 11.
CITY OF OYSTER BAY (NORTH)
Western waterfront, west end avenue, oyster bay. For more information visit facebook.com/events. 6 p.m. on September 11.
CITY OF BABYLON
9/11 Hometown Memorial Site, between Overlook and Cedar Beach, Ocean Parkway, Babylon. To learn more, visit townofbabylon.com. 6 p.m. on September 11.
Village Hall, Memorial Garden, 1 Columbus Dr., Lynbrook. For more information, call 516-599-8300. 8 p.m. September 11th.
CITY OF HUNTINGTON
Andrew J. Parise Cedarhurst Park, 257 Cedarhurst Ave., Cedarhurst. For more information visit cedarhurst.gov. 4:30 p.m. on September 12.
ROCKVILLE CENTER VILLAGE
Village Green, corner of Lee and Maple Avenue, Rockville Center. For more information visit rvcny.gov. 6:30 p.m. on September 12.
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