Family Saturday Festival. “Family and Friends.”

When: November 1, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Family Saturday Festival. “Family and Friends.” Noon-5 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $20 families of five or more, $5 individuals. Featuring a screening of films for the 31st Annual Chicago International Children’s(…)

Teacher Program. “History through Writing: Exploring Egyptian Hieroglphys in Context.”

When: November 1, 2014 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, The University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Teacher Program. “History through Writing: Exploring Egyptian Hieroglphys in Context.” 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., $40 non-member, $30 member. A chance to learn about hieroglyphs and ancient scribes with U. of(…)

Tot Lot Halloween Party

When: October 31, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Neighborhood Club,, 5480 South Kenwood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Tot Lot Halloween Party. 10 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, free. Featuring a Halloween costume photo session for $5 and coffee and treats for a small fee. Clothes and(…)

Tot Lot Halloween Party

When: October 31, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 South Kenwood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Tot Lot Halloween Party. 10 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, free. Featuring a Halloween costume photo session for $5 and coffee and treats for a small fee. Clothes and(…)

Party.  “Art, Wine and Entertainment: The Masquerade.”

When: October 31, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 East 56th Place, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Party.  “Art, Wine and Entertainment: The Masquerade.” 7-10 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Place, 773-947-0600, $20 at the door, $15 in advance. To buy advance tickets, visit dusablemuseum.eventbrite.com.

Halloween Party

When: October 31, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Halloween Party. 3-4:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Spooky stories, games and crafts for kids of all ages and their families.

Film Screening. “Good Stock on the Dimension Floor: An Opera.”

When: October 30, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, Performance Hall, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Film Screening. “Good Stock on the Dimension Floor: An Opera.” 6 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, arts.uchicago.edu, free. A 51-minute film in 35 parts exploring the Black experience.  

Lecture. “History and Forms of Lyric Lecture.”

When: October 30, 2014 @ 4:30 pm
Where: Logan Center, Seminar Terrace 801, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “History and Forms of Lyric Lecture.” 4:30 p.m., Logan Center, Seminar Terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, arts.uchicago.edu, free. U. of C. Associate Chair for Creative Writing and Poetics John Wilkinson presents.