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*

  • Feb 24, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Feb 25, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Feb 26, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 27, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 28, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 29, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 1, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
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  • Mar 15, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
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  • Mar 19, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Mar 20, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Mar 21, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 22, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Mar 23, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Mar 24, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)

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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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