Countless cities, organizations, religious groups and families will commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks Sunday. Below is a listing of what groups are doing in your area of Orange County.
Sign a banner to support Marines, firefighters
From 9 to 11 a.m., Costa Mesa city officials will join the U.S. Army Reserve's 304th Sustainment Brigade and 311th Signal Command at the Air National Guard facility, 2651 Newport Blvd. in Costa Mesa. A local musician will provide music. Attendees can sign two Costa Mesa Remembers banners, with one going to the 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment in Afghanistan and one to New York's Engine 213, Ladder 105 firefighters who lost seven firemen in the World Trade Center. For more information, go to http://www.costamesaca.gov.
Hear words of faith
At 10 a.m., Fairview Community Church's the Rev. Sarah Halverson will yield her pulpit to Imam Sayed Moustafa Al-Qazwini of the Islamic Educational Center of Orange County to offer words of hope on a day filled with fear. Halverson said in an email the goal is to demonstrate that both Christians and Muslims are people of faith with a shared belief of compassion. Fairview Community Church is at 2525 Fairview Road in Costa Mesa. For more information, call the church at (714) 545-4610 or go to http://www.ocfairviewchurch.org.