Calendar

Mar
15
Wed
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