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.”

Concert

When: October 17, 2013 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: October 17, 2013 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Concert. 9:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Presented by Music Teachers of Hyde Park.

Lego Architects

When: October 19, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Where: Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Lego Architects. 10 a.m.-noon, Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, gowright.org, $5 per child, free for accompanying adults. Participants use Legos to create a 3D model of a floor plan design. Visit gowright.org to(…)

Humanities Day 2013

When: October 19, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 4:30 pm
Where: various U. of C. campus sites

When: October 19, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 4:30 pm Where: various U. of C. campus sites Categories: Upcoming Events Humanities Day 2013. 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m., various U. of C. campus sites, 773-702-8512, humanitiesday2013.uchicago.edu, free. U. of C. faculty give presentations on a slew of topics. To register, visit humanitiesday2013.uchicago.edu/registration.