Media Release: Perth Amboy Free Public Library Invites Everyone to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage at its 3rd Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration
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September 15, 2023
Perth Amboy Free Public Library Invites Everyone to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage at its 3rd Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration
Perth Amboy, NJ - The Perth Amboy Free Public Library is excited to announce its 3rd Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration, a vibrant and family-friendly event that celebrates the rich cultural heritage of the Hispanic community. The celebration will take place on Saturday, September 30, at the Perth Amboy Free Public Library, and all members of the community are invited to join in the festivities.
The Hispanic Heritage Celebration, a community program initiated by the Perth Amboy Free Public Library's Board of Trustees, has become a beloved tradition that brings together people of all ages and backgrounds to honor and enjoy Hispanic culture. This event promotes cultural awareness, appreciation, and unity among the diverse residents of our city.
This year's celebration promises to be even more spectacular, featuring a wide range of activities and attractions, including:
- Live Music: Enjoy the rhythms and melodies of traditional and contemporary Hispanic music.
- Cultural Performances: Experience the vibrant dances and performances that showcase Hispanic heritage.
- Art Exhibit: Explore the creativity and talent of local artists as they showcase their work.
- Latino Poets: Be captivated by the words and stories of talented Latino poets.
- Domino Tournament: Test your skills in a friendly game of dominoes.
- Children's Activities: Engage the little ones with exciting activities and games.
Last year, we were honored to host nearly 1,500 attendees, and this year, we anticipate having 3,000 people in attendance.
Quotes from Our Sponsors:
Mayor Helmin Caba, Perth Amboy: "Our city is enriched by the Hispanic community, and this celebration is a wonderful opportunity to come together and appreciate our shared heritage."
Eduardo Trujillo, President of Supremo Foods: "Supremo Foods is honored to be a part of an event that celebrates the rich flavors and traditions of Hispanic culture."
Gail Lala, Associate Business Development Manager at T&M Associates: "We're excited to support the Hispanic Heritage Celebration, which fosters unity and understanding among the diverse residents of Perth Amboy."
Rosalie Morillo, Library Board President: "The Library Board is delighted to present this event. This celebration will bring to life the culture, the history, and the success of so many people within our community.”
Joel Rosa, Library Director of the Perth Amboy Free Public Library: "We're thrilled to host the 3rd Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration, a testament to the library's role as a hub of cultural celebration and education."
List of 3rd Annual Hispanic Heritage Sponsors:
- T&M Associates
- The Perth Amboy Business Improvement District
- Supremo Foods
- Elias and Gonzalez LLC
- Spring Creek Healthcare Center
- Petra Best Realty
- JJ Elek Realty Co.
- The Perth Amboy Recreation Dept.
- The City of Perth Amboy
- The Perth Amboy Free Public Library
Join us on September 30th at the Perth Amboy Free Public Library for an unforgettable day of cultural celebration. We look forward to welcoming you and your family to this exciting event.
For more information about the Hispanic Heritage Celebration, please visit our website at www.PAFPL.org or contact us at 732-826-2600.
About the Perth Amboy Free Public Library:
The Perth Amboy Free Public Library is a cornerstone of the community, providing access to information, education, and cultural resources. It is committed to enhancing the quality of life for residents of Perth Amboy by providing a welcoming space for learning and exploration.
Images from the Hispanic Heritage Celebration 2022
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Perth Amboy Free Public Library