Calendar

Oct
10
Thu
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club,
5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 for a
10-session pass or $65 for a monthly pass.

Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.

Masterclass with pianist Daria Rabotkina @ Fulton Hall
Oct 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Masterclass with pianist Daria Rabotkina. Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 3-5 p.m., 773-702-8484.

Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free.

Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Rami Gabriel discusses his book, “Why I Buy: Self, Taste, and Consumer Society in America.”

Poetry Reading @ Logan Center, Seminar Terrace 801
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Poetry Reading. 6 p.m., Logan Center, Seminar Terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St., free. Pulitzer Prize winning poet Mark Strand presents.

Concert and Discussion. Inside Out Faith @ Rockefeller Chapel
Oct 10 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Concert and Discussion. Inside Out Faith. 7:30-8:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-1005, free. Former Christian rock Grammy-nominated musician Jennifer Knapp performs and discusses her lesbian sexual identity.

Worship Without Prerequisites @ Bond Chapel
Oct 10 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Worship Without Prerequisites. 8-9 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100. A chance for those interested in progressive Christian theology and community to gather for music, discussion, open prayer time, communion and fellowship.

Oct
11
Fri
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tot Lot. 9 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., info@babyphd.com, classes are $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass or $65 for a monthly pass. This class is intended for children 0-4 and their caregivers or parents to get together on a regular basis to learn, play and benefit from one another’s company.

Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club,
5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 for a
10-session pass or $65 for a monthly pass.

Lecture @ Classics Building, Room 110
Oct 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Lecture. 1 p.m., Classics Building, Room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., free. Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mark Strand speaks.

Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Oct 11 @ 1:45 pm – 2:15 pm

Jumu’ah Prayers. 1-1:30 p.m. and 1:45-2:15 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St, 773-702-2100. Muslim Friday prayers.

Lecture. “Love and Justice in Music.” @ Fulton Hall
Oct 11 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Lecture. “Love and Justice in Music.” 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Martin Stokes, a professor of music at King’s College in London, speaks. Part of the Department of Music Colloquium Series.

Discussion. The Future of the Humanities @ Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room
Oct 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:45 pm

Discussion. The Future of the Humanities. 4-5:45 p.m., Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-3662. Psychoanalyst Julia Kristeva, of Paris Diderot University, and Arnold Davidson, a professor in the U. of C. Department of Comparative Literature, speak.