Calendar

Oct
17
Thu
Latino Music Festival @ Fulton Hall
Oct 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Latino Music Festival. 8-10 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484. Music by U. of C. graduate student composers and more.

Worship Without Prerequisites @ Bond Chapel
Oct 17 @ 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.

“Latino Music Festival.” @ Fulton Hall
Oct 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

“Latino Music Festival.” New Music by UChicago graduate student composers and guests with Fonema Consort Ensemble. Works by Carrizo, Gueglio, Castillo Trigueros and more. Part of the 2013 Chicago Latino Music Festival. Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 8-10 p.m., 773-702-8484.

Oct
18
Fri
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 18 @ 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 18 @ 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. “Mental Health and Gender Politics in Post-Genocide Rwanda.” @ Biological Sciences Learning Center, Room 001
Oct 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Lecture. “Mental Health and Gender Politics in Post-Genocide Rwanda.” Noon-1:30 p.m., Biological Sciences Learning Center, Room 001, 924 E. 57th St., 773-834-0957, free. Rwandan health experts Naasson Munyandamutsa and Donatilla Mukumana present. Light lunch will be provided. R.S.V.P. by sending an e-mail to ykleinman@uchicago.edu (encouraged).

Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 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.

Author Talk. @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Oct 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Author Talk. 2-3 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Eric Lohr discusses his book, “Russian Citizenship: From Empire to Soviet Union.”

Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Oct 18 @ 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. Adam Rome discusses his book, “The Genius of Earth Day: How a 1970 Teach-In Unexpectedly Made the First Green Generation.”

Performance. “A Salon Evening with Nicholas Phan.” @ Mandel Hall
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Performance. “A Salon Evening with Nicholas Phan.” Preceded by a lecture by Dan Wang. Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 6:30-9:30 p.m., $35/$5 students, 773-702-8068.

The 2013 Social Justice Address @ Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The 2013 Social Justice Address. 6:30-7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Activist and University of Chicago Laboratory Schools alum William Upski Wimsatt presents.

A Salon Evening with Nicholas Phan
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

A Salon Evening with Nicholas Phan. 7:30-9:30 p.m., 773-702-8068, $35 general admission, $5 students. Call 773-702-2787 for tickets. The tenor performs Benjamin Britten.

Concert @ International House, Assembly Hall
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Concert. 7:30-8:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-702-8647, free. Songwriter Yoshio Hayakawa and producer Masahide Sakuma perform.

Red Clay Dance Company: Transcending. In celebration of their 5th Anniversary season @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Red Clay Dance Company: Transcending. In celebration of their 5th Anniversary season, Red Clay Dance Company presents its inaugural fall concert” Transcending,” featuring “On Hallowed Ground,” a world premiere choreographed by Artistic Director Vershawn Sanders Ward, as well as company repertory work “Gone 2 Soon.” Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 7:30-9 p.m., $20, 773-702-2787.