RYE, N.Y. -- The City of Rye will hold events on Friday at the Rye Fire Department and Village Green in remembrance of those killed in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
Volunteers at Village Green will make thank you cards to attach to Rice Krispie treats and give to local first responders from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m.
Village Green will also host a book drive for donations of new and gently used board and picture books to the Open Door Family Medical Center. Volunteers will also write thank you letters to deployed military members for Operation Gratitude.
A commemorative ceremony will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. beginning at the Fire House on Locust Avenue and moving to the gazebo at Village Green.