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Photos from the 2007 Hispanic Heritage Celebration Opening Reception
September 13, 2007

On Thursday, September 13, 2007, The Newark Public Library held its opening reception to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, and welcome patrons to the exhibition, Ecuador Expocultura 2007: New Jersey, which runs from September 10 – November 3, 2007.

Special guests at the event included Luis Quintana, Council Member-at-Large, and Jessica Escala, General Consul of Ecuador in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Music was provided by Master Band, Banda de Pueblo.


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(From left)Library Director, Wilma J. Grey, with Supervising Librarian and co-curator, Ingrid Betancourt, and Jessica Escala, General Consul of Ecuador in New Jersey and Pennsylvania
 

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The audience listens to opening remarks from Ingrid Betancourt.
 

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Guests in the second floor gallery.
 

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Master Band, Banda de Pueblo
 

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Ingrid Betancourt with Luis Quintana, Council Member-at-Large
 

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Master Band performs in the Main Lobby.
 

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