Calendar

Apr
23
Sun
Curtis Black Quartet @ Woodlawn Tap
Apr 23 @ 9:00 pm – Apr 24 @ 12:00 am

Curtis Black Quartet. 9 p.m.-midnight. Woodlawn Tap, 1172 E. 55th St. Free, donations appreciated. 773-643-5516.  Improvisational jazz.

Apr
24
Mon
“Jumping Over Shadows” book discussion @ Congregation Rodfei Zedek
Apr 24 @ 1:00 pm

“Jumping Over Shadows” book discussion. 1 p.m. Congregation Rodfei Zedek , 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd. Annette Gendler, a Hyde Park-based author, teacher and blogger will be at Congregation Rodfei Zedek to discuss her latest book, “Jumping Over Shadows.”

Money Smart-Promoting Retirement Savings @ Blackstone Public Library
Apr 24 @ 2:00 pm

Money Smart-Promoting Retirement Savings. 2 p.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Free. 312-747-0511. Presentation on defining your retirement goals. Presented by a Benefits Advisor from the U.S. Dept. of Labor.

Beginning Knitting Class @ Blackstone Public Library
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm

Beginning Knitting Class. 6 p.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Free. 312-747-0511. Bring one skein of worsted #4 yarn and US size 8 or 9 knitting needles.

Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club @ Blackstone Public Library
Apr 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Free. 312-747-0511 6:30p.m.-7:45p.m.Discussion of ‘The Immortals’ by Jordanna Max Brodsky.

Apr
25
Tue
Story Time and Crafts @ Blackstone Public Library
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am

Story Time and Crafts. 10 a.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Free. 312-747-0511. Children 2-5. Themed activities including picture books, action activities and flannel board stories.

Chess in the Library for Youth @ Blackstone Public Library
Apr 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Chess in the Library for Youth. 4p.m.-5:30p.m.  Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Free. 312-747-0511. Chicago Public Library Annual Chess Program. Children and young adult’s chess instruction.

Apr
26
Wed
Learning Circle-Start Fiction Writing @ Blackstone Public Library
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm

Learning Circle-Start Fiction Writing. 6 p.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Free. 312-747-0511. First in a series of 8-week workshop on writing fiction. Register first at the P2PU website https://learningcircles.p2pu.org/en or at the first session.

Family Story Time @ Blackstone Public Library
Apr 26 @ 6:30 pm

Family Story Time. 6:30p.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Free. 312-747-0511. Stories, games and crafts for children of all ages.