These Shoes Have Wiiiiings

When: September 19, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave.

When: September 19, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events These Shoes Have Wiiiiings! 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants use Renaissance art depicting winged-footed messenger god Hermes to make customized winged shoes using vinyl, cardboard,(…)

Talk. Jazz in Hyde Park

When: September 18, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: September 18, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Where: Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Talk. Jazz in Hyde Park. 7 p.m., Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave., 773-324-7325, hydeparkhistory.org. Hyde Park Jazz Society Vice-President Almarie Wagner and Hyde Park Jazz Festival co-founder Judith(…)

Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle

When: September 18, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: September 18, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Activities for beginner and experienced knitters. 

Nature Walk

When: September 19, 2013 @ 5:30 am – 6:30 am
Where: Museum of Science and Industry, east entrance, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr.

When: September 19, 2013 @ 5:30 am – 6:30 am Where: Museum of Science and Industry, east entrance, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr. Categories: Upcoming Events Nature Walk. 5:30 p.m., Museum of Science and Industry, east entrance, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr., 773-913-2030, ext. 3, passitonchicago.com, free. Featuring a full moon watch at 6:40 p.m.(…)

Wednesday Night Family Story Time

When: September 18, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: September 18, 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. 

Zen Meditation at Rockefeller

When: September 18, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: September 18, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation. Instruction at 5 p.m. for newcomers, followed by 35 minutes of meditation.

Autumn Preschool Story Time

When: September 17, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: September 17, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Autumn Preschool Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring picture books and songs for children ages 3 to 6. 

Artbar

When: September 16, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave.

When: September 16, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Artbar. 6-9 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Live music, a cash bar and art making workshops in the studios.