Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Program Reminder : ¡Concha!

Thursday, January 25th
cover of book
A Tribute to Concha Ortiz y Pino
Kathryn Cordova, author of the book ¡Concha! Concha Ortiz y Pino: Matriarch of a 300-Year Old New Mexico Legacy, and Ana Pacheco, editor and publisher of La Herencia magazine, will present "A Tribute to Concha Ortiz y Pino" Thursday, January 25, 2007 7-8 pm in the Community Room of the Main Library, 145 Washington Ave. The program honors one of the best-known and most powerful women in New Mexico and her impressive accomplishments.

Whether you are coming to the program or not, stop by the glass display case on the second floor at the Main Library. Nancy Brown Martinez of the Center for Southwest Research, University of New Mexico, has put together a terrific little exhibit of photographs and documents about Concha Ortiz y Pino and her family. The exhibit will be there until the end of the month.

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