9/11 Ten Year Commemoration

Ithaca Community September 11 Commemorative Events

Thursday, September 8

  • 4 to 6 pm, Greater Ithaca Activities Center Gym

Tompkins Workforce Diversity & Inclusion Committee. "Community Conversations: 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance" by Mary A. De Souza.

Saturday, September 10

  • 1 to 2:30 pm, The History Center in Tompkins County

"September 11, 2011: What were the meaning and consequences of that day?" -Bruce Estes, managing editor of the Ithaca Journal, Frederick Logevall, John S. Knight Professor of International Studies, Cornell University, and Derek Osborne, Undersheriff of Tompkins County.

Monday, September 12

  • 7:30 pm, Holy Cross Church, Dryden/Freeville, NY

"Peacemaking/Peacekeeping in Hearts, Homes, Communities and the World" conversation led by Carsten P. Martensen, SJ.

Thursday, September 15

  • 7 pm, First Baptist Church, Ithaca, NY

"Clarification of Thought--the Six Wars" Presentation and discussion by G. Simon Harak, SJ, director of the Marquette University Center for Peacemaking. Discussion joined by members of the Catholic Workers and members of Ithaca faith communities.


Saturday, September 17

  • 9 am to 3:30 pm, Immaculate Conception Church, Ithaca, NY

Retreat led by G. Simon Harak, SJ

  • September 17 and September 18: International Festival for Peace, St. Catherine of Siena Church, Ithaca, NY


Monday, September 19

  • St. Catherine of Siena Church, Ithaca, NY

"We Are The Beggars" Tour--Oregon Catholic Press artists. An evening of song, praise and worship.

Wednesday, September 21

  • International Day of Peace--Day of Fasting and Prayer