Calendar

Jul
28
Tue
Activity. One Big Egyptian Mural @ Oriental Institute Museum
Jul 28 @ 10:30 am

Activity. One Big Egyptian Mural (Ages 5-12). Free. 10:30 a.m. Oriental Institute Museum. 1155 E. 58th St. 773-702-9507. Find out how those amazing Egyptian murals were made by helping us to create one from paper using the techniques and “rules” that make ancient Egyptian art so recognizable.

Meeting. Month 5th Ward Meeting with the Alderman @ University of Chicago Booth School
Jul 28 @ 6:00 pm

Meeting. Month 5th Ward Meeting with the Alderman. 6 p.m. University of Chicago Booth School: 5807 S. Woodlawn Ave. 773-324-5555. No registration required. Features presentation by the University about proposed boutique hotel at 53rd and Dorchester.

Meeting. Elm Park Advisory Council @ Nichols Park Field House
Jul 28 @ 6:30 pm

Meeting. Elm Park Advisory Council. Free. 6:30 p.m. Nichols Park Field House, 1355 E. 53rd St. 312-747-2703. Meetings are the last Tuesday of every month, general public welcome.

Jul
29
Wed
Worship. Open Space @ Bond Chapel
Jul 29 @ 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.

Activity. Committed Knitters @ Arts Incubator, Washington Park
Jul 29 @ 12:00 pm

Activity. Committed Knitters. Free. 12 p.m. Arts Incubator, Washington Park. Learn the basics of knitting and crocheting or make an experienced project and share ideas. All supplies provided.

Discussion. Layne Mosler Talks About Her Book “Driving Hungry.” @ 57th Street Book Store
Jul 29 @ 6:00 pm

Discussion. Layne Mosler Talks About Her Book “Driving Hungry.” Free. 6 p.m. 57th Street Book Store: 1301 E. 57th St. 773-684-1300. semcoop.com. Mosler discusses her memoir, chronicling a life abroad and full of passion. Dmitry Samarov, cab driver and author, will moderate the discussion.

Movie. Midweek at the Midway: 2015 Movies in the Park @ Midway Skating Rink
Jul 29 @ 6:06 pm – 7:06 pm

Movie. Midweek at the Midway: 2015 Movies in the Park. Free. Midway Skating Rink. Dress up as your favorite character from the family-friendly movie to bring the showing to life! Movie starts at dusk. This week: “Big Hero 6”.

Aug
1
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Aug 1 @ 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.

Aug
2
Sun
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Aug 2 @ 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
Aug 2 @ 1:55 pm – 2:55 pm

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

Aug
5
Wed
Worship. Open Space @ Bond Chapel
Aug 5 @ 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.

Aug
8
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Aug 8 @ 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.

Aug
9
Sun
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Aug 9 @ 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
Aug 9 @ 1:55 pm – 2:55 pm

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

Aug
12
Wed
Worship. Open Space @ Bond Chapel
Aug 12 @ 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.

Aug
15
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Aug 15 @ 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.

Aug
16
Sun
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Aug 16 @ 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
Aug 16 @ 1:55 pm – 2:55 pm

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

Aug
19
Wed
Worship. Open Space @ Bond Chapel
Aug 19 @ 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.

Aug
22
Sat
Tour. Private Spaces Tour of the Robie House
Aug 22 @ 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.