“Best of Hyde Park Art Center: 75th Anniversary BBQ Block Party Bash.”

When: September 13, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

“Best of Hyde Park Art Center: 75th Anniversary BBQ Block Party Bash.” Noon-9 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org, free. Includes artist performances, workshops, exhibitions and music.

Bobolink Meadow Volunteer Work Day

When: September 13, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Jackson Park, Golf Driving Range Parking Lot

Bobolink Meadow Volunteer Work Day. 9 a.m.-noon, Jackson Park, Golf Driving Range Parking Lot, jacksonparkadvisorycouncil.org. Volunteers help maintain a healthy ecosystem. Bring gloves, water and sunscreen.

Opening Reception

When: September 12, 2014 @ 9:18 am – 10:18 am
Where: Chicago Theological Union, 5416 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Opening Reception. 6-8 p.m., Chicago Theological Union, 5416 S. Cornell Ave., 773-371-5400, ctu.edu. For the new exhibits, “Peace, I Miss You” and “Imagine New Orleans,” featuring art by Jennifer Hereth and students from Chicago non-profit(…)

Jumu’ah Prayers

When: September 12, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 East 59th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Jumu’ah Prayers. 1-1:30 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St, 773-702-2100. Muslim Friday prayers.

Music

When: September 12, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – September 13, 2014 @ 12:00 am
Where: Chant, 1509 East 53rd Street, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Music. 9 p.m.-midnight, Chant, 1509 E. 53rd St., 773-324-1999, chantchicago.com. Hassan Khan jazz band performs.

Farmers Market

When: September 11, 2014 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Harold Washington Park, East 53rd Street & South Hyde Park Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Farmers Market. 7 a.m.-1 p.m., every Thursday, Harold Washington Park, 53rd St. and Hyde Park Blvd. LINK cards accepted.

Auditions

When: September 10, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Quaker House, 5615 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Auditions. 5:30-9:30 p.m., Quaker House, 5615 S. Woodlawn Ave., hydeparkcommunityplayers.org. For the Hyde Park Community Players’ November production of Tom Stoppard’s “Arcadia.” Audition materials will be provided. Participants are not required to stay the whole(…)

Meditation. “Zen meditation at Rockefeller.”

When: September 10, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Meditation. “Zen meditation at Rockefeller.” 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Participants meditate in Rockefeller Chapel.