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Kids are Culture – Spring Break Day 1

march, 2019

11mar10:00 am2:00 pmKids are Culture - Spring Break Day 1


Event Details

During Spring Break 2019, the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultureswill open the buildings of the Back 40 outdoor learning area. Each day features one of the 1800s Frontier-era buildings, plus the barn and one-roomschoolhouse. Children and families will be able to explore the role of children on the Frontier as they participate in chores, games and other activities.nn• Monday – Chores at the Log Cabin, including clothes washing, sweeping, garden work, churning butter and cleaning the rugs and quilts.n• Tuesday – Map making, flag folding, knot tying and military life at thefortn• Wednesday – Grind corn at the “metate” and grind herbs in a “molcajete” at the adobe house.n• Thursday – Another visit to the log housen• Friday – All buildings will be open.nnWhen they’re done with chores, guests can take part in frontier games such as marbles, home-made kite flying, sack races, tossing washers and more.nnnFree with regular admission.


(Monday) 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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