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*

  • Dec 10, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 11, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 12, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 13, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 14, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 15, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Dec 16, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Dec 17, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 18, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 19, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 20, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 21, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 22, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Dec 23, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Dec 24, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 25, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 26, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 27, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 28, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 29, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Dec 30, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Dec 31, 2019 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jan 1, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jan 2, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jan 3, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 4, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 5, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jan 6, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jan 7, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jan 8, 2020 at 09:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)

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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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