Reminder: St. Ann’s Church to Commemorate 9/11 This Sunday Afternoon

As we previously reported, the Church of St. Ann and the Holy Trinity, at Clinton and Montague Streets, will host “Sanctuary STILL” this coming Sunday afternoon, September 11, 2011, the tenth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center. The Church has provided the following details about the event:

On Sunday, September 11, 2011, at 3:00 p.m., St. Ann and the Holy Trinity Church will host Sanctuary STILL, a community event to honor the spirit of Brooklyn and its particular perspective on our nation’s loss, recovery, and renewal ten years after the attack and destruction of the World Trade Center. The church is located at the corner of Montague and Clinton Streets in Brooklyn Heights.

SANCTUARY STILL will include spoken word, music, and video presentations. Presenters will include Borough President Marty Markowitz and other elected officials, Brooklyn-based writers Tiphanie Yanique and Tim McLoughlin, first responders from the fire and police departments, faith leaders, and community members. Music will be provided by the Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra, the String Orchestra of Brooklyn, Grace and Spiritus Chorale of Brooklyn, and St. Ann’s Choir and organ.

The event is free and will last about 1 ½ hours with a reception to follow in the Parish Hall.

More information is available at the Church’s website or by calling 718-875-6960.

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  • fredmckechnie

    come early,,,this will be a wonderful and moving service…a crowd is espected- they do this sort of thing so well fred

  • fredmckechnie

    big crowd for the bach on thursday 9 8 11 at st pauls church 1 pm …u can gget the r train back to the heights by taking the courtlandt st station entrance and using the underpass to get to downtown r … at church st…