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Minister of Health, Hon. Rudyard Spencer (at podium) delivers the first lesson on behalf of Prime Minister, the Hon. Bruce Golding, at this morning’s (Oct. 11) National Heritage Week thanksgiving service, which was held at the Swallowfield Chapel in Kingston. This year, National Heritage Week is being observed from October 11 to 19, under the theme “Believe in Jamaica. Embracing our Heritage”. A number of activities have been planned, including a heritage expo at Seville Heritage Park in St. Anns’ Bay on October 14, and the Musgrave awards at the Institute of Jamaica; parish thanksgiving services on October 15; and the National Honours and Awards ceremony at Kings House on Monday, October 19.

Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, Senator Warren Newby (at podium) brings greetings at this morning’s (Oct. 11) National Heritage Week thanksgiving service, which was held at the Swallowfield Chapel in Kingston. This year, National Heritage Week is being observed from October 11 to 19, under the theme “Believe in Jamaica. Embracing our Heritage”. There will be a number of activities, including a heritage expo at Seville Heritage Park in St. Anns’ Bay St. Ann on October 14, and the Musgrave Awards at the Institute of Jamaica Kingston; parish thanksgiving services on October 15; and the National Honours and Awards ceremony at Kings House Kingston on Monday, October 19.

The Duhaney Park Primary School choir performs, “I Gotta Believe” at the National Heritage Week thanksgiving service, which was held at the Swallowfield Chapel in Kingston this morning (Oct. 11). National Heritage Week is being observed from October 11 to 19, under the theme “Believe in Jamaica. Embracing our Heritage”, with a slew of activities, including a heritage expo at Seville Heritage Park in St. Anns’ Bay St. Ann on October 14, and the Musgrave Awards at the Institute of Jamaica Kingston; parish thanksgiving services on October 15; and the National Honours and Awards ceremony at Kings House on Monday, October 19.

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