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An Evening To Remember Presented by Sedona Fire District and Vino di Sedona

Plan for a 9/11 Memorial in Sedona by the Sedona Fire District.Plan for a 9/11 Memorial in Sedona by the Sedona Fire District.

Sedona, AZ: The Sedona Fire District (SFD) has had the great honor of being awarded one of the last remaining sections of a steel girder from New York's World Trade Center following the tragedy of September 11, 2001 (9/11). An appropriate and respectful Memorial Plaza is planned around this girder so all will remember those who lost their lives on that fateful day. The generous donations of corporate and private organizations and individuals are needed to ensure completion of this project.

On June 9, 2016, from 4 to 7 pm, a wine tasting event will be held at Vino di Sedona. A popular Sedona restaurant in West Sedona, they are known for their signature selection of fine wine and spirits and described as a "stylish, art-filled wine and beer bar with a menu of modern pub food."

Vino de Sedona restaurant in West Sedona is known for their fine wine and craft beer.

The fundraiser is "8 Tastes of Wine," and includes hors d’oeuvres and fine music. There is also a silent auction with a variety of art, sculptures, gift certificates for restaurants, sporting events, jeep tours and more. No reservations are required.

The Sedona Fire District invites the public to see one of the last remaining artifacts from the World Trade Center. They ask the public to attend, show their support, and be a part of this important project.

To date, the 9/11 committee has raised $46,946, with $37,967 yet to be raised. The Gary Sinise Foundation has made the largest donation to date, for the amount of $5,000.

For more information, visit the Memorial website: www.sedonafd911memorial.org

Photo credits: Sedona Fire District and Vino di Sedona.

The Sedona Fire District (SFD) has recently been awarded one of the last remaining pieces of steel girders from New York's World Trade Center after the horrific collapse on September 11, 2001.  It is their mission to build an appropriate and respectful Memorial Plaza around this girder so that no one will ever forget those who lost their lives on that fateful day. Their goal is to raise funds from corporate and private organizations to ensure completion of this project. - See more at: http://www.gatewaytosedona.com/sedona-arizona-information/latest-sedona-events-and-news/168-sedona-fire-district-to-build-9-11-memorial-around-one-of-last-remaining-steel-girders#sthash.wY0S7sye.dpuf

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