Calendar

April 2014

Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
April 23, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass [...]
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School @ Swift Hall, common room
April 23, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 773-702-8200, $5. A vegetarian meal followed by a talks or performance. To R.S.V.P., [...]
Earth Day Celebration @ Blackstone Library
April 23, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Earth Day Celebration. 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Children listen to stories and complete a craft in celebration of Earth [...]
Lecture. “Neoliberalism as a Historical Stage.” @ Social Sciences Research Building, room 122
April 23, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Neoliberalism as a Historical Stage.” 5-7 p.m., Social Sciences Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-8647, free. Theorist and philosopher Kojin Karatani [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle @ Blackstone Library
April 23, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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.
Despres Family Memorial Lecture. “Pedal to the Metal: From Biking to Restoration.” 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Suellen Burns, a [...]
Family Fun @ Blackstone Library
April 23, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Fun. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance for families to play board games and complete crafts.
Lecture. “New Light on the Biblical Philistines: A Recent Study on the Frenemies of Ancient Israel.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
April 23, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “New Light on the Biblical Philistines: A Recent Study on the Frenemies of Ancient Israel.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th [...]
Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
April 23, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, such as readings, spoken word, open mics [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
April 24, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tot Lot. 9 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., info@babyphd.com, classes are $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass or $65 for [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
April 24, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass [...]
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
April 24, 2014 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.
Teaching Seminar @ Swift Hall, common room
April 24, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Teaching Seminar. Noon-2 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. David Carrasco, of Harvard University, presents. Complimentary lunch will be provided for [...]
Workshop. “The Tell es-Safi/Gath Archaeological Project: An Overview after 17 Years of Excavation.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
April 24, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Workshop. “The Tell es-Safi/Gath Archaeological Project: An Overview after 17 Years of Excavation.” Noon-1 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9775. Aren [...]
Lecture. “Small Acts of Repair: The Unclaimed Legacy of Transnistria.” @ Classics Building, room 110
April 24, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Small Acts of Repair: The Unclaimed Legacy of Transnistria.” 4:30-6 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-702-7108, free. Marianne Hirsche and [...]
Composers Workshop. “Elliot Carter and Poetry.” @ Logan Center, room 703
April 24, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Composers Workshop. “Elliot Carter and Poetry.” 5-6:30 p.m., Logan Center, room 703, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. U. of C. Ph.D. candidate Joel Calahan [...]
Teacher Session. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom @ Smart Museum of Art
April 24, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Teacher Session. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom. 5-7 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. An art-making session and [...]
Colin Ward Memorial Potluck Conversation @ Hyde Park Art Center
April 24, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Colin Ward Memorial Potluck Conversation. 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Participants will bring their own dishes and have [...]
Percussion Workshop @ Fulton Hall
April 24, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Percussion Workshop. 7-9 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Percussionist Nicholas Reed presents. Followed by a Q and A session.
Panel Discussion. “Youth Violence in Chicago.” @ Ida Noyes Hall
April 24, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Panel Discussion. “Youth Violence in Chicago.” 7:30-8:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Leading members of the local faith community, [...]