Film Screening and Discussion. “Ancestral Voices: Esoteric African Knowledge.”

When: December 12, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.

When: December 12, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Film Screening and Discussion. “Ancestral Voices: Esoteric African Knowledge.” 6:30-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org, $5. A screening of the 2011 film directed(…)

Author Talk

When: December 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: December 12, 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. W. W. Martin, author of “So I Bought an Air Force: The True Story of a Gritty Midwesterner in Somoza’s Nicaragua,” presents.

Christmas Carol Fest

When: December 11, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: December 11, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Christmas Carol Fest. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance to enjoy new and traditional Christmas carols with a choir, recorders and piano.

Wednesday Night Family Story Time

When: December 11, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: December 11, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Wednesday Night Family Story Time. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring picture books and songs for children ages 3 to 7.

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.