Third Thursday: Draw Bad

When: January 16, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave. Chicago, IL

When: January 16, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Third Thursday: Draw Bad. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. A workshop on how to “draw badly.” All materials provided. Open to adults of all(…)

Book Talk

When: January 16, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture, 5733 S. University Ave.

When: January 16, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Where: Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture, 5733 S. University Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Book Talk. 4:30-6 p.m., Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-834-0957, free. Barbara Ransby, of the University of Illinois, presents on(…)

Conversation

When: January 16, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418, 5811 S. Ellis Ave.

When: January 16, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Where: Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418, 5811 S. Ellis Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Conversation. 10 a.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Art historian Lisa Lee, of the University of Chicago, presents.

Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class

When: January 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: January 15, 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.

2014 University of Chicago MLK Commemoration Celebration

When: January 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: January 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events 2014 University of Chicago MLK Commemoration Celebration. 6 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4672, free. The U. of C.’s annual celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr., with a keynote address from Gov. Deval(…)

Concert

When: January 15, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: January 15, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Concert. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Pianist Donna Lee Fackenthal performs Beethoven and Chopin, as part of the Music Teachers of Hyde Park Artists Series.

Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle

When: January 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: January 15, 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.

Author Talk

When: January 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: January 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, free. Abbie Reese, author of “Dedicated to God: An Oral History of Cloistered Nuns,” presents.