Friday, September 9, between 4 and 6 p.m.
UNLV Lied Library, on Harmon Avenue
The Lied Library and alumnus Troy Gillett will unveil "Common Thread," a sculpture in the form of a double helix that honors the heroes of 9/11 by incorporating thousands of T-shirts that were left at the New York New York Casino in Las Vegas after the tragedy.
UNLV Special Collections has more than 5,000 of the shirts.
Free and open to the public.
The sculpture and accompanying memorial exhibit will be on display through February 2012.