ILION — Herkimer College and the village of Ilion will join together at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 8 to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the events of Sept. 11, 2001.

The event will take place at the Ilion Fire Department Station House where a memorial ceremony will be observed with representatives from the college, the village, first responders and veterans’ groups from around the county.

After the ceremony, a reception will take place at Ilion Elks Lodge No. 1444 on West Street.

Organizers invite area residents of all ages to attend and be a part of the event.