Thursday Toddler Time

When: December 11, 2014 @ 10:30 am
Where: Blackstone Library, 4944 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Thursday Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m. and 11:15, Blackstone Library, 4944 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and songs for infants to children age 3.

Nighttime Family Story Time

When: December 10, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4944 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Nighttime Family Story Time. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4944 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and crafts for children of all ages.

Discussion. “National Security in the 21st Century.”

When: December 4, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where: U. of C. Institute of Politics, 5707 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Discussion. “National Security in the 21st Century.” 6 p.m., U. of C. Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. Former California Democratic U.S. Rep. Jane Harman and Washington Post columnist David Ignatius discuss(…)

Seminar. “Running for President.”

When: December 3, 2014 @ 1:01 pm – 2:01 pm

Seminar. “Running for President.” 4:30 p.m., U. of C. Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. Republican strategist Steve Schmidt, a fall fellow at the U. of C. Institute of Politics, presents. To(…)

Gentle Yoga

When: December 3, 2014 @ 1:23 pm – 2:23 pm
Where: Bond Chapel, The University of Chicago, 1050 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Easy movement and breathing exercises to relieve stiff necks and backs.

Tea Time Concert

When: December 4, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Fulton Hall, The University of Chicago, 5845 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Tea Time Concert. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. A brass quintet performs as part of Fulton Hall’s Tea Time Concert Series. Complimentary tea and cookies will be served at 4:15(…)

Concert. “Meet the Band.”

When: December 4, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Logan Center, performance hall, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Concert. “Meet the Band.” 8-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. The University of Chicago Jazz X-tet performs jazz standards and big band tunes, led by Mwata Bowden.