Free Share

When: December 13, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Free Share. 2-3 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Participants are invited to trade anything from a recipe to a book, poem or dance lesson on this afternoon of creative(…)

Java Jive

When: December 13, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Where: Ida Noyes Hall, East Lounge, The University of Chicago, 1212 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Java Jive. 8 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, East Lounge, 1212 E. 59th St., free. A weekly dance session with the Chicago Dance Society, featuring a beginner’s lesson at 8 p.m. and open dancing at 9(…)

Performance. “Holidays a cappella.”

When: December 13, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, The University of Chicago, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Performance. “Holidays a cappella.” 8-9:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $38 preferred seats, $30 general admission, $25 seniors, $12 students. Chicago a cappella performs holiday season songs. For more information, or to(…)

Performance. Noise Patterns

When: December 13, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Performance. Noise Patterns. 8 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-0200, free. New York-based experimental composer and artist Tristan Perich presents a new composition of 1-bit patterns of white noise, programmed(…)

Conversation. “Thinking Sculpture.”

When: December 13, 2014 @ 2:00 pm
Where: Smart Museum of Art, The University of Chicago, 5550 South Greenwood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Conversation. “Thinking Sculpture.” 2 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. David Gesty, of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and sculptor Kelly Kaczynski discuss sculpture.

Concert. Winter Arts Choral Music Festival

When: December 12, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Kenwood Academy High School, 5015 South Blackstone Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Concert. Winter Arts Choral Music Festival. 7-9 p.m., Kenwood Academy High School, 5015 S. Blackstone Ave., 773-535-1350, $10. The Kenwood Academy Concert Choir performs.

Opening Reception. Party on the Ground Floor

When: December 12, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Opening Reception. Party on the Ground Floor. 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. For HPAC’s new exhibit, “Ground Floor,” featuring art by 20 recent graduates of Chicago’s top M.F.A.(…)

Fundraiser. “Let’s Raise Some Dough for Kenwood Academy Brotherhood.”

When: December 11, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Pockets, 1307 East 53rd Street, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Fundraiser. “Let’s Raise Some Dough for Kenwood Academy Brotherhood.” 4 p.m.-9 p.m., Pockets, 1307 E. 53rd St., 773-667-1313. Customers who say “Kenwood Academy Brotherhood” will have 50 percent of their order’s proceeds donated to the(…)