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.
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 email@example.com
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, 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. 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.
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. 5p.m.-7p.m. Free. McCormick Theological Seminary 5460 S. University Ave. Registration required, dinner provided firstname.lastname@example.org
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. 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.
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. 7:30 p.m. $10 general $5 students The Revival 1160 E. 55th St. All-woman comedy improv group. theater@the revival.com
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. 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
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
Zen Meditation. 5p.m.- 6:30p.m.Free. Rockefeller Chapel 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Soto Zen meditation and instruction
Book discussion: Temporary People. 6p.m.-7:30p.m. Free. Seminary Co-op Bookstore 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. 773-752-4381. Author Deepak Unnikrishnan discusses his novel concerning the plight of foreign nationals in the United Emirate Republic