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.

Writing Workshop

When: October 30, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Writing Workshop. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. With children’s author Kate Hannigan. Open to children ages 8 and up.

Lecture. “Institutional Corruption: Media.”

When: October 30, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Mandel Hall, The University of Chicago, 1131 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “Institutional Corruption: Media.” 5-6:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-6030. Lawrence Lessig, of Harvard University, presents.

Lecture. “History and Forms of Lyric.”

When: October 30, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 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.” 4:30-6 p.m., Logan Center, seminar terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. John Wilkinson, of the U. of C., presents.

Homeschool Workshop: Mummy Science

When: October 30, 2014 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, The University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Homeschool Workshop: Mummy Science. 1:30-3:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $16 non-members, $10 Oriental Institute members. To register, visit oi.uchicago.edu/register. Registration is required.

Lecture. “The Modern Scientist as a Palimpsest of Three Fausts.”

When: October 29, 2014 @ 4:30 pm
Where: Kent Hall, room 120, The University of Chicago, 1020 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “The Modern Scientist as a Palimpsest of Three Fausts.” 4:30 p.m., Kent Hall, room 120, 1020 E. 58th St., 773-955-5887, free. Steven Meredith, of the U. of C., presents. For more information or to(…)