Calendar

Sep
5
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 5 @ 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.

Tour. Jackson Park Restoration Guide Tour & Work Day @ South end of Wooded Island
Sep 5 @ 10:00 am

Tour. Jackson Park Restoration Guide Tour & Work Day. 10 a.m. Meet at the South end of Wooded Island near Hayes and Cornell. The work at Jackson Park is part of a 5-year capital improvement project to restore wildlife habitat within the natural areas of Jackson Park. Come for the tour, then stay on for the work day.

Music. Party Noire @ The Promontory
Sep 5 @ 12:00 pm

Music. Party Noire. $20 advance tickets/$15 earlybird. 12 p.m. The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Ave. Featuring DJs Rae Chardonnay, Coco and Breezy. A summertime Chi kind of party.

Sep
6
Sun
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 6 @ 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.

Meeting. Social Justice Meeting @ University Church
Sep 6 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Meeting. Social Justice Meeting. 12:15-1:15 p.m. University Church, 5655 S. University Ave.

Music. Concerts in Nichols Park
Sep 6 @ 1:55 pm – 2:55 pm

Music. Concerts in Nichols Park. Free. 4-6 p.m. Every Sunday throughout the summer.

Performance. Summer Sunday Concert Series @ Nichols Park
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Performance. Summer Sunday Concert Series. 4-6 p.m. Nichols Park, 1355 E. 53rd St. between Kenwood Ave. and Kimbark Ave. Featuring classic rock cover songs by Get Back. Open lawn seating-bring your own chairs.

Social. Summer Hack Night @ Chicago Innovation Exchange, 2nd floor
Sep 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Social. Summer Hack Night. Free. 5-8 p.m. Chicago Innovation Exchange, 1452 E. 53rd St., 2nd floor. Dedicated for coders and anyone generally interested in technology to gather and hack or just hang out. Come collaborate and learn from fellow hackers!

Performance. Hyde Park Jazz Society Sunday Evening Jazz @ Room 43
Sep 6 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Performance. 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. Featuring Bernard Scavella. Room 43 offers bar and good service, including a tasty selection of “Jazz Bites.”

Sep
7
Mon
Meeting. 4th Ward Constituent Night @ Fourth Ward Office
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Meeting. 4th Ward Constituent Night. 5-8 p.m. Fourth Ward Office, 435 E. 35th St. Opportunity to meet with the alderman one-on-one to discuss issues in our community. We also have free legal counsel available.

Sep
8
Tue
Performance. 2nd Tuesday Jazz Jam Session @ Hyde Park Union Church
Sep 8 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Performance. 2nd Tuesday Jazz Jam Session. Free. 5-7 p.m. Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave. Musicians of all ages are invited to join in.

Discussion. CTU Fall Lecture Series: Care for Creation @ Catholic Theological Union, Room 201
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Discussion. CTU Fall Lecture Series: Care for Creation. $15. 7-8 p.m. Catholic Theological Union, Room 201, 5416 S. Cornell Ave. This week’s topic: climate change.

Sep
9
Wed
Conference. 2015 Chicago Business Synergy Conference @ Chicago Innovation Exchange
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Conference. 2015 Chicago Business Synergy Conference. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Chicago Innovation Exchange, 1452 E. 53rd St. The Chicago Business Synergy Conference provides a platform for business owners and prospective entrepreneurs to learn and share information about successful business strategies, resources, and opportunities for the expansion of their ventures and ideas.

Worship. Open Space @ Bond Chapel
Sep 9 @ 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.

Discussion. Hal Foster-“Bad New Days”-with Blake Stimson @ Seminary Co-op
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm

Discussion. Hal Foster-“Bad New Days”-with Blake Stimson. 6 p.m. Seminary Co-op, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.

Sep
12
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 12 @ 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
13
Sun
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Sep 13 @ 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.

Music. Concerts in Nichols Park
Sep 13 @ 1:55 pm – 2:55 pm

Music. Concerts in Nichols Park. Free. 4-6 p.m. Every Sunday throughout the summer.

Sep
16
Wed
Worship. Open Space @ Bond Chapel
Sep 16 @ 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
18
Fri
Event. Downtown Hyde Park Fest: Fashion on 53rd @ Harper Court
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Event. Downtown Hyde Park Fest: Fashion on 53rd. 6-8 p.m. Harper Court, 5235 S. Harper Ct.