Carver Centers Quilt Exhibit: “Telling Our Story” Free 10/6 – 11/9

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October 17, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Carver Centers Quilt Exhibit: “Telling Our Story" Free 10/6 - 11/9

Carver Community Cultural Center
Address: 226 N Hackberry, San Antonio, TX 78202, USA

Quilt Exhibit: “Telling Our Story: African American Influences on San Antonio’s History”

A collection of 21 Narrative Quilts illustrating significant time periods, people, organizations and events which have impacted San Antonio’s Black Community over the past 300 years. Each quilt is custom designed and researched by quilters of the African American Quilt Circle of San Antonio. The goal is to share the untold or forgotten history of individuals whose shoulders we stand upon today. The exhibit includes Black Owned Businesses, Civil Rights Movements, Community Pillars, Public Servants and other outstanding achievements within the Black Community.