Locals will gather around a very special Upper West Side memorial on 106th and Broadway this Saturday to commemorate the 102nd anniversary of the renaming of Straus Park in honor of Isadore and Ida Straus. We covered the 100th anniversary of their death aboard the Titanic here.
Posted on April 11, 2017 at 12:13 pm by West Sider
FRIENDS OF STRAUS PARK INVITE YOU TO JOIN US IN
THE PARK ON
SATURDAY, APRIL 15TH, 2017 FROM 1 PM – 3 PM
TO COMMEMORATE THE 102ND ANNIVERSARY OF THE
RENAMING OF THE PARK AND THE 105TH ANNIVERSARY
OF THE SINKING OF THE TITANIC
AND TO HEAR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE HISTORY
OF ISADORE AND IDA STRAUS, IN WHOSE HONOR THE PARK WAS RENAMED.
PLEASE JOIN US
THE SPRING FLOWERS WILL BE IN BLOOM
PRESIDENT, FRIENDS OF STRAUS PARK