Workshop. Bio-Graphing The Beast. 4-6 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520,hydeparkart.org. A workshop exploring the organs of the beast as a metaphor for social and historical locations in Chicago. Instructed by(…)
Workshop. Extreme Scene. 1:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance for students to learn about how animals survive in extreme environments.
Preschool Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, songs and activities for children ages 3 to 6.
Story Slam. 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. A storytelling competition curated by local storyteller Judith Heineman and artist Laura Schaeffer.
Talk. 1-4 p.m., Centers for Gender/Race Studies, room 105, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-702-9936, free. Poet Roger Reeves and Northwestern University Ph.D. student Jared Richardson present as part of theSpeculating Darkly, or The Folk Surreal(…)
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m., Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., $10 adults, $5 for university students with ID or children with adults. Drummer Taylor Moore performs. A Hyde Park Jazz Society program.
Film. “Incredible Isfahan: Discovering Persia’s Past.” 2-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. A screening of Farzin Rezaeian’s 2011 documentary.
Bike Tour of Hyde Park Art Spaces. 11:30-4 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Beginning at the art center and culminating with pizza and beer in the center’s’ current exhibition,(…)