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Fertility, Blessings and Protection: Cultures of Baby Carriers

Presented by Institute of Texan Cultures at Institute of Texan Cultures, San Antonio TX

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Fertility, Blessings and Protection: Cultures of Baby Carriers

The Asian “Baby Carriers” International Touring Exhibition will showcase a wide array of baby slings, wraps and fabric carriers.

Different tribes and people groups have developed their own systems and styles of baby carriers based on their unique cultures, ways of living, weather, customs and aesthetic experiences.

Baby-carrying styles offer insight to child-rearing methods, religion, social structure and craftwork of cultures. Body-carrying offers the baby a sense of safety and enhances the closeness between the parent & child. Underlying them all is the universal foundation of love, affection and devotion of

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ADMISSION INFO

$12 Adult (18-64); $9 Senior (65+), College Student, Minor (6-17) (children 0-5 free); UTSA and Alamo Colleges free; $7 Group rate, per person (10 or more)

Contact: 210-458-2300

Email: itcweb@utsa.edu

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Apr 3, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Apr 4, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Apr 5, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Apr 6, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Apr 7, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Apr 8, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Apr 9, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Apr 10, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Apr 11, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Apr 12, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Apr 13, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
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  • Apr 15, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
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  • Apr 17, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Apr 18, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Apr 19, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Apr 20, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Apr 21, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Apr 22, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Apr 23, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Apr 24, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Apr 25, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Apr 26, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Apr 27, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Apr 28, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Apr 29, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Apr 30, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • May 1, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 2, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)

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Additional time info:

Regular hours are Monday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Institute of Texan Cultures

801 E. Cesar Chavez Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78205

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This two-story exhibit space is dedicated to showcasing the Latino experience in S. Texas. Read more