Calendar

Mar
14
Tue
Amplify Workshop: Nurturing Experimental Spaces for Learning and Making @ Logan Center for the Arts
Mar 14 @ 4:30 am – 7:30 am

Amplify Workshop: Nurturing Experimental Spaces for Learning and Making Free. 4:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. 773-702-2787. Logan Center for the Arts 915 E. 60th St. a small group of educators and teaching artists will discuss projects, strategies, and tactics that have successfully nurtured safe and experimental learning and making spaces in and out the classroom. Presentations will be followed by interactive break-out sessions where participants can collectively explore ways to apply this work in their context. Registration in advance is highly encouraged.

Mar
15
Wed
Art Walk: From Spaces to Places: Public Art Walking Tour @ Cobb Hall
Mar 15 @ 5:30 pm

Art Walk: From Spaces to Places: Public Art Walking Tour 5:30 p.m Free .Cobb Hall 5811 S. Ellis 773-702-2787. A walking tour of public art on the U of C. campus arts@uchicago.edu

Reading from Revise the Psalm: Work Celebrating the Writing of Gwendolyn Brooks @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Reading from Revise the Psalm: Work Celebrating the Writing of Gwendolyn Brooks. 6 p.m.-7:30p.m. Free. Seminary Co-op Bookstore 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. 773-752-4381. Four writers discuss the works of the well-known poet.

Write It Out: A Journaling Workshop @ Hyde Park Art Center
Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Write It Out: A Journaling Workshop, Ages 15+. 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Free. Hyde Park Art Center 5020 S. Cornell Ave. Artist and writer Rhonda Wheatley explores journaling and its potential impact on one’s life and creativity

Musical performance: Music Teachers of Hyde Park Artists Series @ Blackstone Public Library
Mar 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

Musical performance: Music Teachers of Hyde Park Artists Series. 6:30 p.m.-7:45 p.m. Free. Blackstone Public Library 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. 312-747-0511. The Sylvan Trio performs music by Bonis, Muczynski and Martinu.

Mar
16
Thu
Children’s activity: St. Patrick’s Day Story Crafts @ Blackstone Public Library
Mar 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Children’s activity: St. Patrick’s Day Story Crafts. 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Free. Children 5 and up. Blackstone Public Library 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Stories and crafts for school age children.

Dinner and Discussion: Black Lives Matter and the Church @ McCormick Theological Seminary
Mar 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Dinner and Discussion: Black Lives Matter and the Church. 5p.m.-7p.m. Free. McCormick Theological Seminary 5460 S. University Ave. Registration required, dinner provided nbanks@mccormick.edu

Kayndan Dance: The Expression of Sri Lanka @ Fulton Recital Hall, Goodspeed Hall
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm

Kayndan Dance: The Expression of Sri Lanka. 7 p.m.-10 p.m. $10-15 Fulton Recital Hall, Goodspeed Hall 5845 S. Ellis Ave. Sudesh Mantillake speaks on and performs traditional Sri Lankan dance

Spoken Word: Grown Folks Stories @ The Silver Room
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm

Spoken Word: Grown Folks Stories. 7p.m. Free. The Silver Room 1506 E. 53rd St. 773-947-0024. Professional and amateur storytellers take the stage for five minutes each. Participation welcome.

Mar
17
Fri
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds @ Washington Park
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am

Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds. Arts Incubator. 9:30 a.m. Free. Washington Park 301 E. Garfield Blvd. Instruction in beginning yoga

After Party- The Improv @ The Revival
Mar 17 @ 7:30 pm

After Party- The Improv. 7:30 p.m. $10 general $5 students The Revival 1160 E. 55th St. All-woman comedy improv group. theater@the revival.com

Mar
18
Sat
Children’s book activity: Primary Stars Book Club @ Blackstone Public Library
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Children’s book activity: Primary Stars Book Club. 11:00 am-noon. Free. Blackstone Public Library 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Recommended for children 7-10. The Wright 3 by Blue Balliett will be discussed

The Art of Glass Blowing : A Workshop for Adults @ Little Black Pearl Art and Design Center.
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm – 6:30 pm

The Art of Glass Blowing : A Workshop for Adults. 2p.m.-6:30p.m. $70 Little Black Pearl Art and Design Center. 1060 E. 47th St. 21 and older. A four hour glass blowing workshop. No experience necessary

Mar
19
Sun
Music performance: Love TKO @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Mar 19 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Music performance: Love TKO. 3p.m.-6p.m. $39 Logan Center, Performance Hall 915 E. 60th St. 773-702-2787. Johnnie Brown and his 14-piece band celebrate the music of Teddy Pendergass