Symposium and Book Launch. “Black Is, Black Ain’t.”

When: December 8, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Kent Chemical Laboratory, Room 107, 1020 E. 58th St.

When: December 8, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Where: Kent Chemical Laboratory, Room 107, 1020 E. 58th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Symposium and Book Launch. “Black Is, Black Ain’t.” 2 p.m., Kent Chemical Laboratory, Room 107, 1020 E. 58th St., 773-702-8670, free. A panel discussion revisiting issues raised in the 2008 exhibition by(…)

Dance Performance. “A Taste of the Nutcracker.”

When: December 7, 2013 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: December 7, 2013 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Dance Performance. “A Taste of the Nutcracker.” 10:15 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. The Hyde Park School of Dance peforms scenes from Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky’s ballet based on the Hans(…)

Author Talk

When: December 7, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: December 7, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. 3-4 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Isabel Wilkerson signs her book, “The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration.”

Annual Holiday Bazaar

When: December 7, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
Where: United Church of Hyde Park, 1448 E. 53rd St.

When: December 7, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm Where: United Church of Hyde Park, 1448 E. 53rd St. Categories: Upcoming Events Annual Holiday Bazaar. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., United Church of Hyde Park, 1448 E. 53rd St., 773-363-1620. Featuring Christmas decorations. Wares from The Fair Trader and others.

Concert

When: December 7, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St.

When: December 7, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Where: Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Concert. 8-9:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8484, free. The University Symphony Orchestra performs Richard Wagner and Johannes Brahms. Donations accepted at the door, $10 general, $5 students and children.

Concert. “Holiday Cheer!”

When: December 7, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: December 7, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Concert. “Holiday Cheer!” 6:30-8 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $20 family pass, $10 general admission, $5 U. of C. students. The Chicago Men’s A Capella and Chicago Children’s Choir perform. The audience(…)

Family Day: Lights Up!

When: December 7, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave. Chicago, IL

When: December 7, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Family Day: Lights Up! 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants work with lights and colored films and create their own yellow helmets and pink(…)

Holiday Lecture and Open House. “Physics with a Bang!”

When: December 7, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Kersten Physics Teaching Center, 5720 S. Ellis Ave.

When: December 7, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Where: Kersten Physics Teaching Center, 5720 S. Ellis Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Holiday Lecture and Open House. “Physics with a Bang!” 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Kersten Physics Teaching Center, 5720 S. Ellis Ave., free. Featuring physics demonstrations, discussions and hands-on activities. Space is limited.