Presentation and Discussion. “Looting the Past: The Battle for our Ancient Heritage.”

When: December 11, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St.

When: December 11, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Where: Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Presentation and Discussion. “Looting the Past: The Battle for our Ancient Heritage.” 5:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9775, $10 Chicago Council on Global Affairs members, $20 general admission.(…)

Urban Teacher Education Program (UTEP) Information Session

When: December 11, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Chapin Hall, 1313 E. 60th St.

When: December 11, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Where: Chapin Hall, 1313 E. 60th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Urban Teacher Education Program (UTEP) Information Session. Noon-1 p.m., Chapin Hall, 1313 E. 60th St., 773-834-1416. An information session for the U. of C. program preparing teachers to serve in local schools. R.S.V.P. by sending(…)

Preschool Story Time

When: December 10, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: December 10, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Preschool Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books and activities for children up to age 3.

Author Talk

When: December 10, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave

When: December 10, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Dr. Quentin Young, author of “Everybody In, Nobody Out: Memoirs of a Rebel Without a Pause,” presents.

Tea and Pipes

When: December 10, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St.

When: December 10, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Tea and Pipes. 4:30-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Tea and biscuits served at 4 p.m., followed by organ music.

Mouth Thought

When: December 9, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: December 9, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Mouth Thought. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A poetry reading event for teens and adults. Participants are invited to read their own poem or someone else’s.

Lecture. “From Sermon to Score: Setting Rabbi Wolf’s Words to Music.”

When: December 8, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Where: KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd.

When: December 8, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Where: KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “From Sermon to Score: Setting Rabbi Wolf’s Words to Music.” 10:30 a.m.-noon, KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-924-1234, free. U. of C. history professor John E. Woods presents.

DuSable Museum Women’s Board 20th Annual Holiday Glitz Benefit Gala. “A Red Carpet Holiday Affair.”

When: December 8, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, 2332 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr.

When: December 8, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm Where: Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, 2332 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. Categories: Upcoming Events DuSable Museum Women’s Board 20th Annual Holiday Glitz Benefit Gala. “A Red Carpet Holiday Affair.” 4-10 p.m., Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, 2332 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org.(…)