“Nightime Family Storytime.”

When: September 17, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

“Nightime Family Storytime.” 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511, chicagopubliclibrary.org. Includes picture books, action activities, flannel board stories and crafts. Open to children of all ages. Children must be accompanied by(…)

Meditation. “Zen meditation at Rockefeller.”

When: September 17, 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.

Gallery tour

When: September 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Gallery tour. 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. A tour of “The Chicago Effect: Redefining the Middle,” by curators Allison Peters Quinn and Megha Ralapati.

Organizational Meeting

When: September 14, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Quaker House, 5615 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Organizational Meeting. 4-8 p.m., Quaker House, 5615 S. Woodlawn Ave., hydeparkcommunityplayers.org. For the Hyde Park Community Players’ 5th annual “Evening of Horror and Suspense.” Participants short on time but interested in being involved are encouraged(…)

Performance

When: September 14, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Where: Room 43, 1043 East 43rd Street, Chicago, IL 60653, USA

Performance. 7:30-11:30 p.m., Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., hydeparkjazzsociety.com, $10 adults, $5 University students with ID and children with adults. Hyde Park Jazz Society presents Dee Alexander.

61st Street Farmer’s Market

When: September 13, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: 61st Street between Dorchester and Blackstone avenues

61st Street Farmer’s Market. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 61st Street between Dorchester and Blackstone avenues, 773-241-6044, experimentalstation.org. LINK and Senior Farmer’s Market Coupons accepted. LINK purchases matched up to $25 every market day.

Music

When: September 13, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – September 14, 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. Bad Blood Blues Band performs.

Reception

When: September 13, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Reception. 5-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Reception for “Front & Center,” the third annual exhibition of work from participants in the Hyde Park Art Center’s The Center Program.