A city remembers
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Tree Planting in Honor of Sept. 11 Victims, 10 a.m. Tuesday, World Forestry Center, and free admission to the World Forestry Center, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, 4033 S.W. Canyon Road, with a donation to Raphael House. Contribution suggestions include nonperishable food, women's and children's clothing, nonviolent toys, books, kitchen utensils and supplies, and linens.
'Seven Days in New York,'
photography exhibit by Portland
Tribune photographer L.E. Baskow at Photographic Image Gallery, 240 S.W. First Ave., through Sept. 28. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
Celebrate Our Community, all day Wednesday, Pioneer Courthouse Square, Southwest Morrison Street and Broadway. Nonprofit, government, faith and education groups will be on hand. A program of remembrance begins at 6 p.m. with singers and speakers, including Mayor Vera Katz.
Oregon Trail Chapter of the American Red Cross free Wednesday programs and classes, 'Facing Fear,' noon to 12:45 p.m.; 'Adult CPR,' 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; 'Be Aware and Prepare,' 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. All classes at 3131 N. Vancouver Ave.
Memorial Dedication Ceremony, 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sunset Hills Memorial Park, 6801 S.W. Sunset Highway.
One by One Walk & Candlelight Vigil, 6 p.m. Wednesday, North Park Blocks.
'Never Forget: 9-11 Remembrance Service,' 7 p.m. Wednesday, New Beginnings Christian Center, 7600 N.E. Glisan St.
Remembrance Day Candlelight Vigil, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, American Legion Post No. 1 Hall, 1830 S.E. 122nd Ave. Guests will include representatives from the Portland police and fire bureaus, Multnomah County Sheriff's Department and KUPL. A potluck supper follows.
'Requiem in Glass,' discussion by 'cinerary urn' artist William Morris, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Whitsell Auditorium, Portland Art Museum, 1219 S.W. Park Ave.
Service of Remembrance, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Rose City Park United Methodist Church, 5830 N.E. Alameda St.
'United Through It All' remembrance service, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Greater Portland Baptist Church, 17800 S.E. Main St.
Radical Women Sept. 11 Commemoration, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Bread and Roses Center, 819 N. Killingsworth St. Evening includes commentary, poetry and music.
Oregon Symphony free Memorial Concert, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, 1037 S.W. Broadway. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the venue's box office; the concert will be broadcast at the South Park Blocks.
'Twin Towers of Light' display, 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. Wednesday, Sunset Hills Memorial Park, 6801 S.W. Sunset Highway.
Light Memorial Viewing Ceremony, 9:11 p.m. Wednesday, Gov. Tom McCall Waterfront Park. Brief comments by Mayor Vera Katz, representatives from local fire and police departments and a bagpiper celebrate the illumination of the 'light memorial' at the Oregon Convention Center, which will stay on from dusk to midnight through Nov. 11.
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Ñ Compiled by Tina Satter