Author Reading

When: January 30, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Midway Studios, 929 E. 60th St.

When: January 30, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Midway Studios, 929 E. 60th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Reading. 6 p.m., Midway Studios, 929 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524. Alissa Nutting will read from her debut novel, “Tampa.”

Lecture. “Crip Displacements: Disability, Dispossession and Resistance.”

When: January 30, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St.

When: January 30, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Where: Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Crip Displacements: Disability, Dispossession and Resistance.” 4:30-6 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St.. Robert McRuer, of George Washington University, presents. For more information, call 773-675-7171 or send an e-mail to mlfink@uchicago.edu.

Lecture. “Models to Imitate: Spinoza on Human Rights.”

When: January 30, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Stuart Hall, room 105, 5835 S. Greenwood Ave.

When: January 30, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Where: Stuart Hall, room 105, 5835 S. Greenwood Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Models to Imitate: Spinoza on Human Rights.” 3-5 p.m., Stuart Hall, room 105, 5835 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-8513. Susan James, of the University of London, presents.

Gentle Yoga

When: January 30, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St.

When: January 30, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Time for quiet reflection, meditation and yoga instruction.

When: January 30, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave.

When: January 30, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Where: Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Tea Time Concert Series. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.

Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class

When: January 29, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: January 29, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class. 6-7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A class on mindfulness of breathing.

Zen Meditation at Rockefeller

When: January 29, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: January 29, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation instruction for newcomers at 5 p.m., followed by 35 minutes of meditation.

Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle

When: January 29, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: January 29, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Activities for beginner and experienced knitters.