Calendar

Jan
19
Fri
Spanish Storytime! @ 57th St. Books
Jan 19 @ 10:30 am

Spanish Storytime! 10:30 a.m., 57th St. Books, 1301 E. 57th St., free, 773-684-1300. Have fun exploring the Spanish language with books, songs, and lots of movement! For children ages five and under. For more information visit https://www.semcoop.com/event/spanish-storytime-4

Chicago Stage: Kenthaney Redmond Quartet @ Logan Center cafe
Jan 19 @ 3:00 pm

Chicago Stage: Kenthaney Redmond Quartet. 3 p.m., Logan Center cafe, 915 E. 60th St., free, 773-702-2787. In partnership with the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts and the Jazz Institute of Chicago, Jazz at the Logan presents CHICAGO STAGE at the Logan showcasing local jazz artists in free pre-concert performances. Featuring Kenthaney Redmond on flute, Cesar Martinez on guitar, Nicholas Davis on bass, and Josh Ross on drums. For more information visit http://arts.uchicago.edu/event/chicago-stage-kenthaney-redmond-quartet

William Mazzarella – “The Mana of Mass Society.” @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Jan 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

William Mazzarella – “The Mana of Mass Society.” 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., free, 773-752-4381. William Mazzarella discusses his new book “The Mana of Mass Society.” He will be joined in conversation by W. J. T. Mitchell. For more information and to RSVP visit https://www.semcoop.com/event/william-mazzarella-mana-mass-society-w-j-t-mitchell

Jan
20
Sat
Family Program: What’s up King Tut? @ Oriental Institute Museum
Jan 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Family Program: What’s up King Tut? 1 p.m. – 3 p.m, Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., free, 773-702-9507. King Tut wasn’t the only boy king? Find out the real story of what makes King Tutankhamun famous, find his artifacts in our gallery, and decipher the hieroglyphs on his 17-foot-tall statue. Registration recommended. More information can be found at https://oi.uchicago.edu/events/event.html?guid=CAL-ff808081-5fc3c43d-015f-c5b83393-00001689eventscalendar%40uchicago.edu&calPath=%2Fpublic%2Fcals%2FMainCal

Jan
23
Tue
CEERES of Voices: Laura Engelstein – “Russia in Flames.” @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

CEERES of Voices: Laura Engelstein – “Russia in Flames.” 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., free, 773-752-4381. “Russia in Flames” offers a compelling narrative of heroic effort and brutal disappointment, revealing that what happened during these seven years was both a landmark in the emancipation of Russia from past oppression and a world-shattering disaster. Engelstein will be joined in conversation by Faith Hillis and Kenneth Pomeranz. For more information and to RSVP visit https://www.semcoop.com/event/laura-engelstein-russia-flames-faith-hillis

Jan
24
Wed
On Time and Art with Laura Letinsky and John Muse. @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

On Time and Art with Laura Letinsky and John Muse. 6 p.m – 7:30 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., free, 773-752-4381. Join us for a conversation between Laura Letinsky and John Muse about time and art, moderated by Bill Brown. For more information and to RSVP visit https://www.semcoop.com/event/time-and-art-laura-letinsky-and-john-muse-bill-brown