Calendar

Mar
25
Sat
Book discussion: Don’t Let My Baby Do Rodeo @ KAM Isaiah Israel
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Book discussion: Don’t Let My Baby Do Rodeo. 7 p.m.-9 p.m. KAM Isaiah Israel 5039 S. Greenwood. Boris Fishman discusses his novel Don’t Let My Baby Do Rodeo . rsvp https://www.facebook.com/events/376052172747419/

Concert and Dance Party @ International House
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 26 @ 12:00 am

Spring Festival of Eastern European Dance and Music. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. International House 1414 E. 59th St. Concert and Dance Party. 7 p.m.-midnight. Concert and dance party featuring music and dance from Bulgaria, Macedonia, Greece, Romania, Serbia, Turkey another Eastern and Mediterranean lands. http://www.balkanskiigri.com/spring-festival-details.html 773-753-2270

Mar
26
Sun
Spring Festival of Eastern European Dance and Music @ International House
Mar 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Spring Festival of Eastern European Dance and Music. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. International House 1414 E. 59th St. Dance, music and singing workshops featuring the folklore of Balkan, Eastern European and Mediterranean folklore 773-753-2270

Book discussion: Citizenship as Foundation of Rights @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Mar 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Book discussion: Citizenship as Foundation of Rights. Free. 3p.m.-4:30 p.m. Seminary Co-op Bookstore 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. Author Richard Sobel discusses his book. rsvp https://www.facebook.com/events/376052172747419/ 773-752-4381

Book Discussion: Long Shot @ 57th St. Books
Mar 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Book Discussion: Long Shot. Free. 3p.m.- 4:30p.m. 57th St. Books 1301 E. 57th St. Craig Hodges, former Bulls basketball player, talks about his struggles with free speech in the context of his playing career. With Bill Ayers. 773-684-1300 Rsvp https://www.facebook.com/events/1259539480799495/

Music : Masumi Per Rostad and Sonia Shiang Whung @ Logan Center Performance Penthouse
Mar 26 @ 3:00 pm

Music : Masumi Per Rostad and Sonia Shiang Whung . Free but reservation recommended. 3 p.m. Logan Center Performance Penthouse 615 E. 60th St. Violin and piano duet performs classical music. http://ticketsweb.uchicago.edu

Music. J.S. Bach: Mass in B minor @ Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
Mar 26 @ 3:00 pm

Music. J.S. Bach: Mass in B minor. Free. 3 p.m. Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
Accompanied by a Baroque orchestra of period instruments, Chorale presents Bach’s tour de force Mass in B minor 

Mar
27
Mon
Book discussion: Listen, Liberal @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm

Book discussion: Listen, Liberal. Free. 6 p.m. Seminary Co-op Bookstore 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. Author Thomas Frank discusses his book concerning the inability of Democratic Party leadership to connect to the concerns of its historic constituency. 773-752-4381rsvp https://www.facebook.com/events/1351507218257279/

Film: Love Me Tonight @ Cobb Hall Rm.307
Mar 27 @ 7:30 pm

Film: Love Me Tonight. Free. 7:30p.m. Cobb Hall, 5811 S. Ellis, Rm.307. Maurice Chevalier stars in a romantic musical comedy. Presented by the Center for East Asian Studies. 773-702-8647

Mar
28
Tue
Music: Composition Seminar @ Performance Penthouse 901
Mar 28 @ 4:30 pm

Music: Composition Seminar. Free. 4:30 p.m. Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St.,Performance Penthouse 901. The Composition Seminar is a weekly session designed for graduate students in composition. It is an open forum for composers to listen to recent music, including their own, and to discuss issues connected with trends, esthetics, and compositional techniques. The public is invited. 773-702-8484

Mar
29
Wed
Story time with Colin @ 57th St. Books
Mar 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Story time with Colin. 10:30 a.m-11 a.m. 57th St. Books, 1301 E. 57th St. Free. 773-684-1300. Stories and songs for children up to 6. Visit fiftysev@semcoop.com

Workshop: Personal Strategic Development for Nonprofit Leaders @ Community Programs Accelerator
Mar 29 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Workshop: Personal Strategic Development for Nonprofit Leaders 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m. Community Programs Accelerator 5225 S. Cottage Grove Ave. Workshop focusing on personal strategic planning and its effect on a individual’s professional life. RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/personal-strategic-development-for-nonprofits-leaders-tickets-32076118534 phone 773-702-8803

Animals Strike Curious Poses @ 57th St. Books
Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Animals Strike Curious Poses. 6 p.m.-7:30p.m. 57th St. Books, 1301 E. 57th St. Free. 773-684-1300. Author Elena Passarello discusses her book about animals immortalized in stories, history, science and myth. RSVP at https://www.facebook.com/events/280340305712305/

Book discussion: Identity Unknown @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Book discussion: Identity Unknown 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Free. Seminary Co-op Bookstore 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. Author Donna Seaman discusses the careers of seven underappreciated woman artists. 773- 743-5281 https://www.facebook.com/events/337258603293408/

Mar
30
Thu
Toddler time @ Blackstone Public Library
Mar 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Toddler time. 10:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Free. 312-747-0511. Program features the theme of travel and includes picture books, songs, action activities or flannel board stories for children 18 months to 3 years.

Women’s History Month story crafts @ Blackstone Public Library
Mar 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Women’s History Month story crafts. 4 p.m.-5:30p.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Free. 312-747-0511. Children ages 5 and up are invited to listen to stories and complete a craft in celebration of Women’s History Month.

Just for Laughs-Montreal Audition Showcase @ The Revival
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm

Just for Laughs-Montreal Audition Showcase. 7 p.m. The Revival, 1160 E.,55th St. $10. 866- 811-4111. Mary Lindsey hosts 10 comedians trying out of the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal Visit http://www.the-revival.com/event/93d9d2f14ded9d01bf4106153611103e

Remainder @ Logan Center for the Arts screening room
Mar 30 @ 7:00 pm

Remainder. 7 p.m. Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E. 60th St., screening room. Free. 773-702-8670. Omer Fast film about a man stuck in the head by a box.

Ghost Note: A Snarky Puppy Project @ The Promontory
Mar 30 @ 8:00 pm

Ghost Note: A Snarky Puppy Project. 8p.m. The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Ave. $12 standing room and bar $22 table with reservation. 312-801-2100. Two member of Snarky Puppy perform. Visit http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=7175645&pl=promchi&REFID=wordpress

Mar
31
Fri
Classicisms lecture with Salvatore Settis @ Cochrane-Woods Art Center
Mar 31 @ 4:30 pm

Classicisms lecture with Salvatore Settis. 4:30 p.m. Cochrane-Woods Art Center, 5540 S, Greenwood. Free with registration. 773-702-0200. Archeologist and historian Settis gives a talk on Caravaggio and the Antiquities of Rome. Visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lecture-salvatore-settis-registration-31461031793#tickets