Family Mass

When: September 15, 2013 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Where: St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S Woodlawn Ave.

When: September 15, 2013 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am Where: St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Family Mass. 8:30 a.m., St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S Woodlawn Ave., 773-667-1142, stapostleschool.com.

Parent Open House

When: September 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S Woodlawn Ave.

When: September 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Parent Open House, Grades 6, 7 and 8. 6-7:30 p.m., St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S Woodlawn Ave., 773-667-1142, stapostleschool.com.

Author Reading

When: September 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St.

When: September 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Reading. 6-7 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300, semcoop.com. Author Janice Clark reads from her debut novel, “The Rathbones.”

Guided Nature Walk

When: September 11, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Museum of Science and Industry, east entrance, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr.

When: September 11, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Where: Museum of Science and Industry, east entrance, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr. Categories: Upcoming Events Guided Nature Walk. 10 a.m., Museum of Science and Industry, east entrance, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr., 773-913-2030, ext. 3, passitonchicago, free. A chance for participants of all ages(…)

Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle

When: September 11, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: September 11, 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. 

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.