First Fridays Reading Series

When: September 5, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Where: Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

First Fridays Reading Series. 8 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., hydeparkcommunityplayers.org, $5. A presentation of selections from Donald Margulies’ “Collected Stories,” complete with snacks and discussion.

Lakeside Quilting Guild

When: September 9, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Treasure Island, basement, 1526 East 55th Street, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Lakeside Quilting Guild. 6:30-9 p.m., Treasure Island, basement, 1526 E. 55th St., lakesidequiltingguild.weebly.com, lakeside_quilters@yahoo.com.

Sundays at Rockefeller

When: September 7, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Sundays at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with Rockefeller Chapel Choir and organ and carillon music.

Music

When: September 6, 2014 @ 10:30 am – September 7, 2014 @ 2:00 am
Where: Chant, 1509 East 53rd Street, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Music. 10:30 p.m.-2 a.m., Chant, 1509 E. 53rd St., 773-324-1999, chantchicago.com. DJ night with house music.

Family day. “Blob Monsters.”

When: September 6, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 South Greenwood Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Family day. “Blob Monsters.” 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, smartmuseum.uchicago.edu, free. Participants make clay and papier mâché sculptures inspired by the art in the Smart’s sculpture garden. All materials(…)

“Game Day.”

When: September 6, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

“Game Day.” 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511, chicagopubliclibrary.org. Participants play board games, including Settlers of Catan, Munchkin, Zombies, Ticket to Ride and Dungeons and Dragons. For adults and kids(…)

Jumu’ah Prayers

When: September 5, 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 5, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – September 6, 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. Nicole’s Jazz Trio performs.