Concert. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. The Music Teachers of Hyde Park present a concert featuring Irene Claude on flute and Clara Christensen on piano performing Debussy and more.
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Seth B. Darling and Douglas L. Sisterton, authors of “How to Change Minds About Our Changing Climate,” present.
Keynote Address. 6 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-834-1005, free. Transgender activist CeCe McDonald gives U. of C. LGBTQ Student Life’s 2014 OUTober keynote address.
Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Crystal Chan, author of “Bird,” presents.
Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Emily Parker, author of “Now I Know WHo My Comrades Are,” presents.
Conversation. 5-6:30 p.m., Social Science Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-7721. With Marina Sitrin, co-author of “They Can’t Represent Us! Reinventing Democracy from Greece to Occupy,” and W.J.T. Mitchell, co-author of “Occupy:(…)
Talk. “How Art May Be Suited to Telling An Alternative Story.” 2-3 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520. A talk for youth of all ages with artists from the Hyde Park(…)
Second Sunday, 1-4 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520. Featuring art workshops where participants can create their own greeting cards, miniature self-portraits and collages.