Calendar

April 2014

Third Thursday: How to Draw Hands @ Smart Museum of Art
April 17, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Third Thursday: How to Draw Hands. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants use as inspiration drawings in the [...]
Freedom for All the Earth: An Interfaith Passover Seder. 6 p.m., Chicago Theological Seminary, 1407 E. 60th ST., 773-896-2400. Co-sponsored wtih the Hyde Park Muslim [...]
Author Talk. “U.S. Policy and the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict.” @ International House, assembly hall
April 17, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Author Talk. “U.S. Policy and the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict.” 6:30-8 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Josh Ruebner, national advocacy director [...]
Film Screening. “The Abominable Crime.” @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307
April 17, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening. “The Abominable Crime.” 7-9 p.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307, 773-702-7721. Micah Fink’s 2013 film, followed by a Q and A with him. [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
April 18, 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 18, 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 [...]
Symposium. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” @ Fulton Hall
April 18, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Symposium. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” Noon-2 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Focusing on dance as work and [...]
Workshop @ Fulton Hall
April 18, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Workshop. 1-4 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Pianists Svetlana Belsky and Elena Doubovitskaya, dancer Wendy Clinard and painter Dmitry Samarov host [...]
Lecture @ Swift Hall, common room
April 18, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. 4:30 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-9565. Sahar Khamis, of the University of Maryland, College Park, presents a U. of [...]
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
April 18, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Virginia Zaharieva, co-author of “Nine Rabbits,” and Albena Stambolova, co-author of “Everything Happens [...]
Conversation. “On Disappointment.” @ Hyde Park Art Center
April 18, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Conversation. “On Disappointment.” 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Philosopher Simon Critchley, of the New School for Social Research [...]
2014 TEDxUChicago Conference @ Mandel Hall
April 19, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
2014 TEDxUChicago Conference. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., tedxuchicago.com. A local, independently organized TED conference.
Easter Eggstravaganza @ Lutheran School of Theology
April 19, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Easter Eggstravaganza. 10 a.m.-noon, Lutheran School of Theology, 1100 E. 55th St. Featuring two Easter egg hunts, food, games, crafts and a raffle. Organized by [...]
Workshop. Lego Architects @ Robie House
April 19, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Workshop. Lego Architects. 10 a.m.-noon, Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, gowright.org, $5 per child, free for accompanying adults. Participants use Legos to create [...]
Dance Workshop. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” @ Logan Center, performance penthouse
April 19, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Dance Workshop. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Led by [...]
Book Discussion @ Blackstone Library
April 19, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Book Discussion. 1-2 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants discussion Adam Johnson’s “The Orphan Master’s Son.”
Dance Performance. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” @ Logan Center, performance penthouse
April 19, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dance Performance. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” 7-8 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Dancer Joanna de [...]
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” @ Ida Noyes Hall
April 19, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 7:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St.,, $10 in advance, $12 at the door. The Hyde Park Community Players’ [...]
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” @ Ida Noyes Hall
April 20, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 3 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St.,, $10 in advance, $12 at the door. The Hyde Park Community Players’ [...]
@ Room 43
April 20, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m., Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., $10 adults, $5 for university students with ID or children with adults. The [...]