Story Hour

When: June 14, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Story Hour. 10-11 a.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Community members read books to children.

I Missed You (Paris/Chicago)

When: June 14, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

I Missed You (Paris/Chicago). 10 a.m.-1 p.m.., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520,hydeparkart.org. A shared meal with members of a Paris art school’s community via Skype, to explore space and globalization.

Second Annual Civil War Family Day: The Battle of Nashville

When: June 14, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 4:30 pm
Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 East 56th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Second Annual Civil War Family Day: The Battle of Nashville. 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m.,  DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, free. Featuring battle re-enactments and impersonators of President Lincoln, Harriett Tubman(…)

Improv Show. “Drones, Clones, And Phones: I Know What You Did Last Summer.”

When: June 13, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Improv Show. “Drones, Clones, And Phones: I Know What You Did Last Summer.” 7 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., $12 at the door, $10 advance. Presented by the Hyde Park Community Players.(…)

Lecture

When: June 12, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Rosenwald Hall, room 405, 1101 East 58th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. 3-5 p.m., Rosenwald Hall, room 405, 1101 E. 58th St., 773-702-8513. Nomy Arpaly, of Brown University, presents as part of the U. of C. Department of Philosophy’s Ethics Speakers Series.

Explore Thursdays

When: June 12, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Explore Thursdays. 3:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance for children ages 6 to 11 to learn about animals and birds.

Toddler Story Time

When: June 12, 2014 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Toddler Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.

Colin Ward Memorial Potluck Conversation

When: June 12, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Colin Ward Memorial Potluck Conversation. 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Participants will bring their own dishes and have a discussion in the center’s new exhibition, “The Beast.” With architect Wilfried(…)