PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE
JET PROPULSION LABORATORY
CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION
PASADENA, CALIF. 91109. TELEPHONE (213) 354-5011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

       A week of varied cultural and ethnic activities will be held at JPL Nov. 2-5, 1982, during the Lab's annual American Heritage Week, sponsored by JPL's Advisory Council for Minority Affairs.

       This year's theme, "Our American Heritage," features exhibits, musical, dance and film presentations by ten ethnic and cultural groups, including Armenian, German/Austrian, East Indian, Polish, Jewish, Black, Hispanic, Native American, Asian, and the JPL Women's Council.

       Scheduled events will be held every day from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the von Karman Auditorium or on the JPL Mall.

       Outside groups wishing to attend American Heritage Week events must contact Sonia Lindsay at (213) 354-6878.

NOTE TO EDITORS: Media representatives planning to cover any American Heritage Week activities at JPL should contact the Public Information Office: (213) 354-5011.

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