9/11 20th Anniversary Commemoration Events

Monday, September 6, 2021

On Display Until 9/30/21
9/11 Memorial & Museum Poster Exhibition: The Day That Changed the World
Henry Whittemore Library Gallery
Find more information about the exhibit. The library will also have books to check out on 9/11.
On Display Until 9/17/21
Fashion Design and Retailing Department 10 th Anniversary Quilt
Hemenway Hall Lobby Exhibition Case
The flag quilt was made using donated pieces of red, white and blue fabrics from students, faculty and staff and sewn by members of each group. The stars were created by the children in the Child Development Center. The two lengths of gray silk chiffon in front of the flag represents the towers.

Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Available Until 9/20/21
Virtual On-Demand Tour of 9/11 Memorial & Museum in NYC
Register online to receive the tour link.

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

4 p.m.
"Under Attack"
Dwight Performing Arts Center
Andrew Card, Chief of Staff to President George W. Bush during 9/11. Lecture followed by Q&A.

Thursday, September 9, 2021

4:30 p.m.
9/11 Boatlift: Reflection After 20 Years
Zoom Meeting
Joint panel discussion with FSU & Mass Maritime Academy featuring Captain Richard Thornton of NY Waterway. Register online here.

Saturday, September 11, 2021

8:46 a.m.
Tolling of the Bells
Ecumenical Center
One toll at 8:46 a.m. & 9:03 a.m. for the North & South World Trade Center Towers, followed by tolls for the Pentagon and Flight 93.
7:30 p.m.
“Bystander 9/11”
Amazing Things Art Center Downtown Framingham
A theater piece concerning the events of September 11, 2001 sponsored by Framingham Public Schools and Amazing Things Art Center. Purchase tickets here.