Below are details about local memorial services planned to commemorate the 12th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks.
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Wednesday, 8:30 a.m.
Patriot Day observation, Memorial Park, River Road and Fair Haven Road.
Wednesday, 8:46 a.m.
Members of the Middletown Township Committee will pay a silent tribute to the 37 residents who died in the World Trade Center tragedy with a wreath-laying at the Middletown World Trade Center Memorial Gardens, 36 Church Street, on Tuesday, September 11th at 8:46 am. The time marks the start of the terrorist attacks 11 years ago when the first plane hit the towers.
Visitors are welcome at the gardens from dawn to dusk.
Wednesday, 6 p.m.
Riverside Gardens Park, followed by a light repast next door at the Red Bank Elks Lodge #233, 40 West Front Street.
Wednesday, 9 a.m.
Municipal Complex Gazebo, 419 Sycamore Avenue.