Wednesday Night Family Story Time

When: October 30, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: October 30, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Wednesday Night Family Story Time. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring picture books and songs for children ages 3 to 7. 

Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class

When: October 30, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: October 30, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class. 6-7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A class on mindfulness of breathing. 

Author Talk

When: October 30, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave.

When: October 30, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Ivan Vladislavic reads from his book, “Double Negative.”

Lecture. “The Emergence of the Modern European Novel: A Transnational Construction.”

When: October 30, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Wieboldt Hall, Room 207, 1050 E. 59th St.

When: October 30, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Where: Wieboldt Hall, Room 207, 1050 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “The Emergence of the Modern European Novel: A Transnational Construction.” 4:30-6 p.m., Wieboldt Hall, Room 207, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8481. Guiomar Hautcoeur, of Paris Diderot University, presents. Followed by a reception.

Discussion. “Why International Human Rights Matter in the United States.”

When: October 30, 2013 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Where: Laird Bell Law Quadrangle, 1111 E. 60th St.

When: October 30, 2013 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Where: Laird Bell Law Quadrangle, 1111 E. 60th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Discussion. “Why International Human Rights Matter in the United States.” 12:15-1:15 p.m., Laird Bell Law Quadrangle, 1111 E. 60th St. Jamil Dakwar, director of the American Civil Liberties Union’s Human Rights Program, presents. 

Chicago Hyde Park Village Drop-In

When: October 30, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Where: Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: October 30, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm Where: Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Chicago Hyde Park Village Drop-In. 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-6587, chpv.org, free. Light exercise, lunch and discussion. Enter building from 55th Street.

Film Screening. “The Trails of Muhammad Ali.”

When: October 29, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.

When: October 29, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Film Screening. “The Trails of Muhammad Ali.” 6:30-9:30 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org. A pre-screening of director Bill Siegel’s 2013 documentary. For more(…)

Homeless Food Run

When: October 29, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave.

When: October 29, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Where: Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Homeless Food Run. 6-8:30 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave, 773-288-2311, uofccatholic.com. Those attending prepare and pass out bagged meals for the city’s needy.