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Hand-woven Textile Sale to Benefit Maya Youth Scholarships @ University Museum at Kent Hall

November 1 @ 12:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Hand-woven textile sale at NMSU to benefit Maya youth scholarships

The NMSU University Museum and Weaving for Justice will host a sale of hand-woven textiles to benefit Maya youth scholarships starting today through Saturday, Nov. 2. The sale will take place from noon to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31 and Nov. 1, and from noon to 4 p.m. Nov. 2.

More than 700 beautiful textiles from Guatemala and Mexico, including huipils (women’s blouses), yardage of cloth, table runners, jewelry, books and other items from the Andes and other parts of Latin America will be available for purchase. NMSU students receive a 20 percent discount on their purchase.

Scholarships are for Maya young people in Mexico, Guatemala and Belize through the Maya Educational Foundation www.mayaedufound.org. The University Museum is on the NMSU campus at Kent Hall, University Avenue at Solano Drive. For more information, call 575-646-5161, email weavingforjuustic@gmail.com or visit https://univmuseum.nmsu.edu.

 

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Date:
November 1
Time:
12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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