Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class

When: November 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: November 20, 2013 @ 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. 

Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle

When: November 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: November 20, 2013 @ 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. 

Discussion. “The Legacy of JFK

When: November 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St.

When: November 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Discussion. “The Legacy of JFK, 50 Years After His Assassination.” 6 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671. Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Richard Reeves discusses President Kennedy with David Axelrod. Register at richardreevesuchi.eventbrite.com.

Author Talk

When: November 20, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St.

When: November 20, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. 5-7 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300, semcoop.com. Merry White discusses her book, “Cooking for Crowds,” of which a 40th anniversary edition was recently released. 

Author Talk. “The Bully Pulpit.”

When: November 20, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St.

When: November 20, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Where: Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. “The Bully Pulpit.” 4:30-6 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671, free. Pulitzer Prize-winning Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of a book by the same title, presents. Register at doriskguchi.eventbrite.com.

Workshop. “Firms, Friends or Family? Organizing a Business in Ancient Rome.”

When: November 20, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Classics Building, Room 110, 1010 E. 59th St.

When: November 20, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Classics Building, Room 110, 1010 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Workshop. “Firms, Friends or Family? Organizing a Business in Ancient Rome.” 4-7 p.m., Classics Building, Room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-834-8936. A presentation by Koen Veboven, of the University of Ghent in(…)

Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1

When: November 20, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd.

When: November 20, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Where: Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd. Categories: Upcoming Events Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1. Noon-1 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Kara Schmidt teaches yoga.

An Iliad

When: November 19, 2013 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am
Where: Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave.

When: November 19, 2013 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am Where: Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events An Iliad. See Wednesday, Nov. 13 entry for details. Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., 7:30-10 p.m., $15-$25, 773-753-4472.