Zen Meditation at Rockefeller

When: September 11, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: September 11, 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.

Lecture. “Extraordinary Women Shaping the Transmission of Buddhism in the West.”

When: September 9, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel uncommon room, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: September 9, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel uncommon room, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Extraordinary Women Shaping the Transmission of Buddhism in the West.” 7-8:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel uncommon room, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., free. Michaela Haas, reporter, lecturer and media consultant who teaches Buddhist studies(…)

Concert. Sunday Night Jazz

When: September 8, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Where: 1043 E. 43rd St. Chicago IL

When: September 8, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm Where: 1043 E. 43rd St. Chicago IL 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. Featuring Bill McFarland’s Chicago Horns.

Planning meeting. Community Players Evening of Horror & Suspense

When: September 8, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Quaker House, 5615 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: September 8, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Where: Quaker House, 5615 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Planning meeting. Community Players Evening of Horror & Suspense, 4 – 8 p.m., Quaker House, 5615 S. Woodlawn Ave., hydeparkcommunityplayers.org, free for all interested. Dramatic readers, sound-effects creators and spooky music makers encouraged to attend.(…)

Concert. Nichols Park Summer Concert Series

When: September 8, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Nichols Park, 1355 E. 53rd St.

When: September 8, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Where: Nichols Park, 1355 E. 53rd St. Categories: Upcoming Events Concert. Nichols Park Summer Concert Series. 4-6 p.m., 1355 E. 53rd St., 312-747-2703, free. Featuring the Potts and Pans Steel Drum Band.

Family program. “Junior Archaeologists.”

When: September 8, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St.

Buy Tickets When: September 8, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Family program. “Junior Archaeologists.” 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, pre-registration required, $7 per person with family membership, $9 for non-members. To register, visit oi.uchicago.edu/order/classes. Children and parents can join(…)

Second Sunday

When: September 8, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave.

When: September 8, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Second Sunday. 1-4 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, free. Family art-making activities.

Nature walk

When: September 8, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Space Center entrance of the Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr.

When: September 8, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Where: Space Center entrance of the Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr. Categories: Upcoming Events Nature walk. 12:30 p.m., meet at the Space Center entrance of the Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr., 773-913-2030. A nature walk(…)