To commemorate the tenth anniversary of 9/11, the following events are being held to honor and remember those who fell and those who survived. Participation in all events is open to everyone.


“Fly the Flag,” calling all Americans to fly the American flag at home, at school and at work.


“Dunwoody Manhattan Memorial Climb,” sponsored by DeKalb County Fire Rescue to benefit Georgia Firefighters Burn Foundation, 8 am, Manhattan Condominiums, register at, $25.

SEPT 11   

All Saints Catholic Church, “9/11 Memorial Mass” with Knights of Columbus color guard, 10:30 am, 2443 Mount Vernon Road, 770-393-3255.

Calvary Church, “In Remembrance” service, 10:30 a.m. 5067 Chamblee Dunwoody Road. Speakers include Dunwoody Mayor Ken Wright and Police Chief Billy Grogan

Apostles Church of Sandy Springs, “9-11: A Day of Remembrance and Hope,” interfaith service with the Georgia State University Brass Quintet, 12:30 pm, 6025 Glenridge Drive, 404-255-8668.

Dunwoody Baptist Church, “Troop Support 360” care packages for troops in Afghanistan, list of needed items at, collections accepted in the Worship Center Sept. 11-Oct. 2, 1445 Mount Vernon Road.

Holy Innocents’ Episcopal Church, “Remembering the Past and Healing for the Future: The 10th Anniversary of 9/11,” memorial service, 6 pm, 805 Mount Vernon Highway, 404-255-4023. 

LifeSouth Community Blood Center “Commemorate the Heroes of 9/11” Memorial Blood Drive, all blood types accepted, ages 17 and up, 8 am to 4 pm, 4891 Ashford Dunwoody Road, 404-329-1994.

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