Look below for a list of local events commemorating the anniversary of 9/11.
The Park Ridge police and fire departments will hold a service in remembrance of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on Wednesday, Sept. 11 at the South Side Fire Station, 901 W. Devon Ave.
In remembrance of Sept. 11, Heartland Blood Centers asks community members to donate blood this month. Find a blood donation drive here.
On Wednesday, September 11, 2013, the Village of Skokie Fire Department will dedicate a moment of silence with a bell ceremony beginning at 8:58 a.m. at the flagpole of each of its fire stations.
This year’s ceremony begins at 7:30 a.m. Wed. Sept. 11 outside of Lincolnwood Village Hall under the flag display, and will be marked with a ceremonial bell ringing at 7:46 a.m. central time, the moment the first plane hit the first World Trade Center tower on Sept. 11, 2001.
On September 11, Naperville's Millennium Carillon will ring its bells commemorating morning events and preceding an evening ceremony.
The La Grange American Legion Post 1941 will hold a commemoration ceremony Wednesday, marking a dozen years since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
Winnetka 9/11 Patriot Day Flag Planting Memorial
A Patriot Day flag planting memorial will be constructed on September 10th in the late afternoon and taken down at sunset on September 11th.