Thursday, October 21, 2010

Maya Textile Exhibit and Benefit Sale

Posted By on Thu, Oct 21, 2010 at 11:28 AM

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Indigena Imports is having a benefit sale and exhibition of Mayan traditional textiles on Oct. 29 through 31 at St. Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church, 602 N. Wilmot Road, in the Parish Center. There will be approximately 250 handwoven Mayan pieces for sale.

The opening reception and sale on Friday, Oct. 29, will be from 5 to 8 p.m., and feature Swiss pianist Ralph Zurmuhle. The sale continues Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. On Saturday, fry bread and Indian tacos will be on sale after 11:30 a.m.

All activities are open to the public. Admission is free Saturday and Sunday. For Friday’s opening reception and music, planners request a $10 donation, which may be applied to a textile purchase.

For more info, see the Guatemala Project's website.

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