Lecture. “Historic, Waterproof, Affordable and Still Beautiful.”

When: October 20, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: October 20, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Historic, Waterproof, Affordable and Still Beautiful.” Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave. A presentation on roofing by Bogdan Bosak of Conrad Roofing, the last of the Hyde Park Historical Society’s(…)

Art Class. Slabwork with Amanda Gentry

When: October 20, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave.

When: October 20, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Art Class. Slabwork with Amanda Gentry. 12:30-4:30 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Gentry, the artist behind the center’s exhibit, “Expanding,” shares the tools(…)

oncert. Sunday Night Jazz

When: October 20, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Where: Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St.

When: October 20, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm Where: Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St. Categories: Upcoming Events Concert. Sunday Night Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m.,  Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., $10 adults, $5 for university students. A Hyde Park Jazz Society event. Saxophonist Ron Salter performs.

Chicago Humanities Festival

When: October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 7:30 pm
Where: various U. of C. campus sites

When: October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 7:30 pm Where: various U. of C. campus sites Categories: Upcoming Events Chicago Humanities Festival. 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m., various U. of C. campus sites, 312-494-9509, chicagohumanities.org. Talks will be given across the neighborhood by speakers including U. of C. paleontologist Paul Sereno and poet Brenda Shaughnessy, as(…)

Sunday at Rockefeller

When: October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Sunday at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with music from the Rockefeller Chapel Choir.

Author Talk

When: October 19, 2013 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. 9:30-10:30 a.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. U. of C. assistant professor of english Srikanth Reddy presents for the school’s Humanities Day.

Workshop. Bilingualism and Poetry

When: October 19, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Workshop. Bilingualism and Poetry. 3 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Joanna Kurowska and Katia Mitova present on writing poetry in two different languages.

Book Discussion

When: October 19, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Book Discussion. 1-2:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants will discuss Isabel Wilkerson’s “The Warmth of Other Suns.”