LIST: Area events to attend in remembrance of 9/11
Communities across Wisconsin will gather to remember those who died at Ground Zero
MADISON, Wis. — Communities around Wisconsin are gathering to remember the lives of the victims of the 9/11 attacks, and honor first responders.
Here is where you can go in southern Wisconsin to remember the events of September 11, 2001.
Madison — 9/11 Name Reading at 8:46 a.m. at the City of Madison Fire Station 14, 3201 Dairy Dr. This event is part of a nationwide program put on by 60 communities across the country to honor the 2,983 victims of the Sept. 11 attacks and the World Trade Center Bombing on February 26, 1993.
Madison — 10th Annual 9/11 Never Forget Blood Drive from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Madison Fire Station 14, 3201 Dairy Dr. Donors will receive a $15 Visa gift card and a T-shirt.
Madison — 9/11 Name Reading at 8:46 a.m. at the City of Madison Fire Station 1, 316 W. Dayton St. The event is part of a nationwide effort to honor the 2,983 victims of the Sept. 11 attacks and the World Trade Center Bombing on February 26, 1993.
Baraboo — Habitat for Humanity 9/11 Rememberance pre-build. A remembrance ceremony with the Daughters of the American Revolution and Sauk Co. VA will be held from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at 324 Lisa Court. Women veterans will then participate in a Habitat build from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Baraboo — 9/11 20th Anniversary Memorial Stair Climb at Baraboo High School Football Field from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Columbia County — 9/11 Ceremonies at Kilbourn Fire Department, 712 Oak Street, Wisconsin Dells, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and at Portage High School Football Field, East Slifer Street, Portage, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Columbia County — Sept. 24th and 25th, the American Legion will hold a “Celebration of Freedom” at 2930 American Legion Drive, Portage. A full schedule of events can be found on the Legion’s website. Masks are required for indoor events.
Endeavor/Moundville — 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at Endeavor/Moundville Fire Department at 631 South Limits Rd starting at noon.
Fitchburg — 9/11 Memorial Ceremony at 5791 Lacy Rd. beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Oregon — 9/11 Tribute and Night Market at Waterman Park from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
This list will be updated if/when more events are announced.
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