9/11 events in South Florida and the Treasure Coast

PALM BEACH COUNTY

Memorial Ceremony, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Christ Fellowship Church, 5343 Northlake Boulevard, Palm Beach Gardens. Event includes uniformed personnel, trucks, bag pipes, and at 11a.m. a walk to 9/11 Memorial and World Trade Center steel beam at Palm Beach Gardens Fire Rescue Station 63. Call 561-969-0729.

Seventh Annual Memorial Blue Mass, 10:30 a.m. at St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church, 2555 NE Savanna Road, Jensen Beach. Celebrant: Bishop Gerald M. Barbarito of Palm Beach. Luncheon afterward. Donations requested from nonuniformed guests to help defray expenses. RSVP: 772-334-4214 ext.12 or go to http://www.stmartindp.com.

Remembrance Ceremony, 6:30 p.m. at Patriot Memorial, 12198 Forest Hill Blvd., next to the Wellington Village Council. Remarks and wreath-laying for those lost and affected by the 9/11. Call 561-791-4082.

Ceremony, "We Remember," presented by the Boynton Beach Veteran's Council, 6:30 p.m. at the post, 571 W. Ocean Ave., Boynton Beach. Includes Color Guards, newspaper display. Call 561-276-1796.

9-11 Mass of Remembrance, 7 p.m. at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 370 S. W. Third Street, Boca Raton. Special honorees: Boca Raton police and fire departments, plus the parish's Boys and Girls Scouts and Knights of Columbus. For more information, call 561-392-0007 or visit http://www.stjoan.org.

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY

Patriot Days Events: 9/11 Remembrance/Waffles for Heroes fundraiser, 8 a.m. Sept. 8. Let's Talk Seniors, 1:30 p.m. Sept. 9. Isles of Vero Beach, 1700 Waterford Drive, Vero Beach. RSVP: 772-778-7888; islesofverobeach.com.

Sebastian Patriot Day: Massing of Colors; patriotic songs; a wreath-laying ceremony; a Veterans Salute to honor the victims of 9/11. 8:40 a.m. Sept. 11 at the Veterans Memorial in Riverview Park, Sebastian. An open house with coffee and doughnuts will be at the Sebastian VFW after the observance.

IRC 9/11 Observance Ceremony: Honor guard, speakers, music by the Navy Band Southeast, 4 and 7 p.m. Sept. 11. Riverside Theatre, 3250 Riverside Park Drive, Vero Beach. Free tickets at box office, 772-231-6990.

ST. LUCIE COUNTY

Sept. 11 Remembrance Service: Includes monument unveiling. 8:30 a.m. Sept. 11. Martin Health System Village Square, Port St. Lucie Civic Center, 9221 S.E. Civic Center Place.

9/11 11th Anniversary/CeeCee Ross Lyles Memorial: 9:30 a.m. Sept. 11. Liberty Garden, CeeCee Ross Lyles statue, 600 N. Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce.11th Annual 9/11 Blue Mass: Noon to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 11. Holy Family Catholic Church at 2330 Mariposa Ave., Port St. Lucie.

MARTIN COUNTY

Patriot Day Prayer: 8:46 a.m.-9 p.m. Sept. 11. Gazebo, downtown Stuart.

7th Annual Memorial Blue Mass: 10:30 a.m. Solemn Video/Poetry Presentation; 11 a.m. Blue Mass, Sept. 11. St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church, 2555 N.E. Savanna Road, Jensen Beach. 772-334-4214.

Never Forgotten 911 Buffet: Free meal for public safety personnel/military in uniform with I.D. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 11. New England Fish Market & Restaurant, 1419 Jensen Beach Blvd., Jensen Beach. 772-334-7328; newenglandfish.net.

United States Of America 911 First Responders: 9/11 Memorial Tribute, patriotic event, guest speakers, choir. 6:30 p.m. Sept. 11. Martin County High School Gym, 2801 S. Kanner Highway, Stuart.

BROWARD COUNTY

Patriot Day Remembrance Ceremony, 8:30 a.m. at Pembroke Pines City Center, 10300 Pines Blvd. Activities include speakers, presentation of colors and patriotic music. Call 954-435-6525.

Patriot Day Ceremony, 8:30 a.m. at Ron Cochran Public Safety Building, 2601 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Call 954-831-8900.

Patriot Day Remembrance, 8:30 a.m. at firefighters Park, 2500 Rock Island Road, Margate. Activities include address by a American Red Cross chaplain who was at Ground Zero on 9/11, and ringing of clock tower bells. Call 954-972-6454.

Remembrance Ceremony, 8:30 a.m. at Sunrise Public Safety Building, 10440 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise. Activities include music, speakers and presentation of colors. Call 954-746-3653.

Ceremony, 9:30 a.m. at Fort Lauderdale Fire & Safety Museum, 1122 W. Las Olas Blvd. Activities include speakers, presentation of colors, wreath placement, Honor Guard and bell ringing. Call 954-257-8592.

Wreath Laying Ceremony, 1:30 p.m. at North Lauderdale Veterans Memorial, at Rock Island Road and Kimberly Boulevard, North Lauderdale. Call 954-722-0900.

Remembrance, 5 p.m. at Parkland YMCA Family Center, 10559 Trails End. Activities include Broward Sherrif's Office Honor Guard, trade center steel display and reading by children. Call 954-372-0630.

9/11: A Conversation with Bob Graham, 5:30 p.m. at VIP reception, 6:30 p.m. lecture, Museum of Art, 1 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Reception $75, lecture $20 in advance, $30 at the door. Call 954-603-1351

Memorial Service, 6 p.m. at Northwest Regional Library, 3151 University Drive, Coral Springs. Call 954-344-1131.

Memorial Concert, 7:30 p.m. at ArtsPark at Young Circle, at Federal

Highway and Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood. Activities include music and tributes. Call 954-921-7532.

All Wars End film premiere, 8 p.m. at Cinema Paradiso, 503 SE Sixth St., Fort Lauderdale. $25. Activities include color guard, national anthem and poetry reading. Q&A with cast and crew. Call 954-525-3456.

Compiled by: Steve Coate and Cheryl Amico, Sun Sentinel and Scripps Treasure Coast Newspapers

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