Lakeside Quilting Guild

When: September 30, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Treasure Island, basement, 1526 East 55th Street, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Lakeside Quilting Guild. 6:30-9 p.m., Treasure Island, basement, 1526 E. 55th St., lakesidequiltingguild.weebly.com, lakeside_quilters@yahoo.com.

Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club

When: September 29, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511, chicagopubliclibrary.org. Participants discuss “Mistborn: the Final Empire” by Brandon Sanderson.

Sundays at Rockefeller

When: September 28, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Sundays at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with Rockefeller Chapel Choir and organ and carillon music.

Open house. “Smart Fest.”

When: September 28, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 South Greenwood Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Open house. “Smart Fest.” 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, smartmuseum.uchicago.edu, free. Open house marking the Smart Museum’s 40th anniversary, including art activities, exhibitions, food and live music.

Author Talk

When: September 27, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 South Woodlawn Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Author Talk. “After We Kill You, We Will Welcome You Back as Honored Guests: Unembedded in Afghanistan.” 9 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Journalist Ted Rall, the author of a new(…)

Music

When: September 27, 2014 @ 10:30 pm – September 28, 2014 @ 2:00 am
Where: Chant, 1509 East 53rd Street, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Music. 10:30 p.m.-2 a.m., Chant, 1509 E. 53rd St., 773-324-1999, chantchicago.com. DJ night with house music.

Xbox Fun Fridays.

When: September 26, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Xbox Fun Fridays. 3:30-4:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511, chicagopubliclibrary.org. School-age children play Xbox games, including dancing and sports. Open to children ages 5 and up.

Thursday Toddler Time

When: September 25, 2014 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Thursday Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511, chicagopubliclibrary.org. Includes picture books and action activities. Open to children up to 2. Children must be accompanied by an adult and registration(…)