Music

When: August 16, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – August 17, 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. Chester McSwain Jazz Band performs.

Movies in the Park

When: August 16, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 East 56th Place, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Movies in the Park. 6 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org. Screening of “20 Feet From Stardom,” starring Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer and Patti Austin.

Author Talk

When: August 16, 2014 @ 3:00 pm
Where: 57th Street Books, 1301 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Author Talk. 3 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300, semcoop.com. Discussion with Lauren Francis-Sharma, author of “‘Til the Well Runs Dry.”

Discussion. “Adult Book Discussion.”

When: August 16, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Discussion. “Adult Book Discussion.” 1-2:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511, chicagopubliclibrary.org. Participants discuss “Love Anthony” by Lisa Genova.

Expo and Back to School Fair

When: August 16, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where: Sixth Grace Presbyterian Church, 600 East 35th Street, Chicago, IL 60616, USA

Expo and Back to School Fair. 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Sixth Grace Presbyterian Church, 600 E. 35th St., 312-225-5300.

Workshop. “LEGO Architects.”

When: August 16, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Frederick C. Robie House, 5757 South Woodlawn Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Workshop. “LEGO Architects.” 10 a.m.-noon, Frederick C. Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., flwright.org, $5 per child (accompanying adults free). Participants model their own floor plan designs, facilitated by a youth educator. Appropriate for ages(…)

Music

When: August 15, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – August 16, 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.

Reception. “Greater House of Prayer Combined Choirs CD Release and Reception.”

When: August 15, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Logan Center for the Arts, Performance Hall, 915 East 60th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Reception. “Greater House of Prayer Combined Choirs CD Release and Reception.” 7 p.m., Logan Center for the Arts, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787. The Greater House of Prayer Combined Choirs releases their first(…)