Calendar

Aug
26
Fri
Fly Mother Goose Fly @ Blackstone Public Library
Aug 26 @ 10:30 am

Fly Mother Goose Fly. 10:30 a.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Fly Mother Goose Fly is an interactive program with simple picture books, nursery rhymes, puppets, musical instruments and movements. Designed for ages 0 to 18 months.

George Freeman/Mike Allemana Organ Quartet @ The Promontory
Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm

George Freeman/Mike Allemana Organ Quartet. $15. 7 p.m. The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Ave. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Life’s A Game @ The Revival
Aug 26 @ 8:00 pm

Life’s A Game. $15/$10 with student ID. 8 p.m. The Revival, 1160 E. 55th St. Join LeLe Mason, from Second City and EbonyEssenceJet, in an original sketch comedy revue that explores life through all its twists and turns.

Aug
27
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Aug 27 @ 9:00 am
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House

Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House. 9 a.m., every Saturday and Sunday, Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, flwright.org, $55 non-members, $45 members. Tour includes spaces not normally open to the public, including the servant’s wing and billiards room, and the third floor.

HashtagLunchBag @ The Promontory
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

HashtagLunchBag. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Ave. Assemble lunches for the homeless. $10 suggested donation to cover the cost of food.

Grand Finale of “Rahm’s Readers”: Explore on the Go @ Blackstone Public Library
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm

Grand Finale of “Rahm’s Readers”: Explore on the Go. 1 p.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Join us for the Grand Finale of the Summer Learning Challenge with stories, crafts, prizes and fun. Celebrate your accomplishments and pick up your Summer Reading Program certificates.

The Explorers: A Comedy Kids Show @ The Revival
Aug 27 @ 4:00 pm

The Explorers: A Comedy Kids Show. $10. 4 p.m. The Revival, 1160 E. 55th St. The show is comprised of short scenes, songs, and interactive games appropriate for any playful child or adult. Each month the show centers on a new location, so you won’t want to miss out on the hilarious friends and music we’ll make along the way.

Aug
28
Sun
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Aug 28 @ 9:00 am
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House

Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House. 9 a.m., every Saturday and Sunday, Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, flwright.org, $55 non-members, $45 members. Tour includes spaces not normally open to the public, including the servant’s wing and billiards room, and the third floor.

George Franklin Memorial Summer Sunday Concert Series @ Nichols Park
Aug 28 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

George Franklin Memorial Summer Sunday Concert Series. Free. 4-6 p.m. Nichols Park, 1355 E. 53rd St. Featuring funk by Dr. Unk. Open lawn seating…bring your own blanket or chair.

Hyde Park Jazz Society Sunday Evening Jazz @ Room 43
Aug 28 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Hyde Park Jazz Society Sunday Evening Jazz. $10 for adults, $5 for University students with ID or children. 7:30-11:30 p.m. Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St. Room 43 offers bar and good service, including a tasty selection of “Jazz Bites.”

Aug
29
Mon
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club @ Blackstone Public Library
Aug 29 @ 6:30 pm

Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club. 6:30 p.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. We will discuss “The Grace of Kings” by Ken Liu.

Aug
30
Tue
Hyde Park Neighborhood Club: Then and Now @ Hyde Park Historical Society
Aug 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Hyde Park Neighborhood Club: Then and Now. Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Come see vintage photos and a detailed description of the history of the Hyde Park Neighborhood Club from its beginning in 1909 when it was established as a safe place for children to play. Hours are 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, or by appointment. For more information, go to www.hydeparkhistory.org.

Lakeside Quilting Guild @ Treasure Island Cellar Room, Lower Level
Aug 30 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Lakeside Quilting Guild. 6:30-9 p.m., every Tuesday, Treasure Island Cellar Room, Lower Level, 1526 E. 55th St. Bring your project and join the group! Visitors are welcome to check out the guild.

Aug
31
Wed
Worship. Open Space @ Bond Chapel
Aug 31 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Worship. Open Space. 11:30 a.m.-noon, every Wednesday, Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8200. A brief worship service co-sponsored by the U. of C. Divinity School and Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, and planned by a student-led worship committee.

Harper Court Summer Music Series @ Harper Court
Aug 31 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Harper Court Summer Music Series. Free. 6-9 p.m. Harper Court, 5235 S. Harper Ct. Featuring an Afro-Beat Night with Africa Hi-Fi, DJ Ron Trent and Sonia Hassan.

Sep
3
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 3 @ 9:00 am
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House

Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House. 9 a.m., every Saturday and Sunday, Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, flwright.org, $55 non-members, $45 members. Tour includes spaces not normally open to the public, including the servant’s wing and billiards room, and the third floor.

Sep
4
Sun
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 4 @ 9:00 am
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House

Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House. 9 a.m., every Saturday and Sunday, Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, flwright.org, $55 non-members, $45 members. Tour includes spaces not normally open to the public, including the servant’s wing and billiards room, and the third floor.

Sep
7
Wed
Worship. Open Space @ Bond Chapel
Sep 7 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Worship. Open Space. 11:30 a.m.-noon, every Wednesday, Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8200. A brief worship service co-sponsored by the U. of C. Divinity School and Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, and planned by a student-led worship committee.

Sep
10
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 10 @ 9:00 am
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House

Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House. 9 a.m., every Saturday and Sunday, Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, flwright.org, $55 non-members, $45 members. Tour includes spaces not normally open to the public, including the servant’s wing and billiards room, and the third floor.

Sep
11
Sun
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House

Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House. 9 a.m., every Saturday and Sunday, Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, flwright.org, $55 non-members, $45 members. Tour includes spaces not normally open to the public, including the servant’s wing and billiards room, and the third floor.

Sep
14
Wed
Worship. Open Space @ Bond Chapel
Sep 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Worship. Open Space. 11:30 a.m.-noon, every Wednesday, Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8200. A brief worship service co-sponsored by the U. of C. Divinity School and Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, and planned by a student-led worship committee.

Sep
17
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House

Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House. 9 a.m., every Saturday and Sunday, Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, flwright.org, $55 non-members, $45 members. Tour includes spaces not normally open to the public, including the servant’s wing and billiards room, and the third floor.

Sep
18
Sun
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 18 @ 9:00 am
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House

Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House. 9 a.m., every Saturday and Sunday, Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, flwright.org, $55 non-members, $45 members. Tour includes spaces not normally open to the public, including the servant’s wing and billiards room, and the third floor.

Sep
21
Wed
Worship. Open Space @ Bond Chapel
Sep 21 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Worship. Open Space. 11:30 a.m.-noon, every Wednesday, Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8200. A brief worship service co-sponsored by the U. of C. Divinity School and Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, and planned by a student-led worship committee.

Sep
24
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House

Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House. 9 a.m., every Saturday and Sunday, Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, flwright.org, $55 non-members, $45 members. Tour includes spaces not normally open to the public, including the servant’s wing and billiards room, and the third floor.