Calendar

Oct
1
Wed
Lecture. “Coinage: The Greek Way of Handling Money.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Lecture. “Coinage: The Greek Way of Handling Money.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. Alain Bresson, of the U. of C., presents.

Oct
2
Thu
Gallery Talk @ Oriental Institute
Oct 2 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm

Gallery Talk. 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Monica Phillips, U. of C. Ph.D. candidate in Assyriology, presents on the Epic of Gilgamesh, as part of the Oriental Institute’s Lunchtime Traveler Series.

At the Threshold @ Smart Museum of Art
Oct 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

At the Threshold. 5-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, smartmuseum.uchicago.edu, free. A chance to socialize over drinks and music hosted by the 500 Clown theater company.

Lecture. “Thinking into the Future.” @ Logan Center, Performance Hall,
Oct 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Lecture. “Thinking into the Future.” 5-7 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $20 members of the Frank Lloyd Wright Trust and American Institute of Architects and U. of C. alumni, faculty and staff, $5 students. British landscape architect James Corner presents.

Panel Discussion. “Ukraine in Flames.” @ International House, home room
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm

Panel Discussion. “Ukraine in Flames.” 6 p.m., International House, home room, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. A discussion on recent events in the former U.S.S.R., moderated by Robert Bird, of the U. of C.

Oct
3
Fri
Concert @ Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, fourth floor
Oct 3 @ 8:00 pm

Concert. 8 p.m., Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, fourth floor, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Experimental musicians Birgit Ulher and Andreas Trobollowitsch perform together for the first time.

Oct
5
Sun
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Sunday at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100. Music, communion and a sermon. The Rockefeller Chapel Choir sings Mozart’s Coronation Mass as part of the chapel’s First Choral Sunday.

Panel Discussion. Dining with the Dead in the Ancient World @ Oriental Institute
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Panel Discussion. Dining with the Dead in the Ancient World. 1-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free.

Sunday Mass @ Calvert House
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm

Sunday Mass. 5 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave., 773-288-2311.

Performance @ Room 43
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Performance. 7:30-11:30 p.m., Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., hydeparkjazzsociety.com, $10 adults, $5 University students with ID and children with adults. The Hyde Park Jazz Society presents Bill McFarland and The Chicago Horns.

Oct
6
Mon
Performance. “Clinic.” @ Hyde Park Art Center
Oct 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Performance. “Clinic.” 3-5 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520. Artist Steve Juras gives an evolving performance of a multi-layered dissection.

Oct
7
Tue
Author Talk @ Classics Building, room 110
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Author Talk. Noon-1:30 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-834-0957, free. Jaqueline Bhaba, author of “Child Migration and Human Rights in a Global Age,” presents.

Oct
8
Wed
Wednesday Lunch at the Divnity School @ Swift Hall, common room
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Wednesday Lunch at the Divnity School. Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200, $5. Michael W. Phillips Jr., founder of non-profit South Side Projections, presents. To sign up in advance, send an e-mail to divinitylunch@gmail.com.

Open Studio Hours @ Hyde Park Art Center
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Open Studio Hours. 1-3 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520. With Hyde Park Art Center Artist-in-Residence Nuria Montiel.