Calendar

Oct
21
Mon
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 21 @ 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.

Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Beginner Level @ Arts Incubator
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Beginner Level. 10-11 a.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Mela Woods teaches yoga.

The Spectacle of the Late Maya Court @ Social Science Research, Tea Room
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

The Spectacle of the Late Maya Court. 4-5:30 p.m., Social Science Research, Tea Room, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-8420. Authors Mary Miller and Claudia Brittenham present on Mayan murals.

Author Talk @ International House, Assembly Hall
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. Debora Spar, author of “Wonder Women: Sex, Power and the Quest for Perfection,” presents.

Book discussion: “Wonder Women.” @ International House, Assembly Hall
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Book discussion: “Wonder Women.” In her book “Wonder Women: Sex, Power and the Quest for Perfection,” Debora Spar examines how women’s lives have—and have not—changed over the past forty years. International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 6-7:30 p.m., 773-753-2274.

Oct
22
Tue
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 22 @ 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 22 @ 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.

Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Oct 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

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

Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1 @ Arts Incubator
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1. Noon-1 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Kara Schmidt teaches yoga.

Lecture. “Après la Révolution: Publishing in the Post-Digital World.” @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Room 289B
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lecture. “Après la Révolution: Publishing in the Post-Digital World.” Noon, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Room 289B, 1155 E. 60th St., 773-702-1999, free. Garrett P. Kiely, director of the University of Chicago Press, presents.

Seminar. “Catholic Ladies and Culture Wars: Gender, Church and Politics in Mexico 1700-1930″ @ Social Science Research, Room 224
Oct 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Seminar. “Catholic Ladies and Culture Wars: Gender, Church and Politics in Mexico, 1700-1930. Noon-1:30 p.m., Social Science Research, Room 224, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-834-1987. Margaret Chowning, a professor of history at the University of California, Berkeley, presents. Lunch will be provided to those who register. Register by calling or sending an e-mail to mexicanstudies@uchicago.edu.

Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Oct 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Restorative Yoga. 4:30-5:30 p.m., and 5:45-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free for students, $5 suggested donation for non-students.

Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
Oct 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Tea and Pipes. 4:30-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Tea and biscuits accompanied by organ music.

Film and Panel Discussion. “Lessons from the 1963 Boycott: Chicago Struggles for Quality Education Then and Now.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Film and Panel Discussion. “Lessons from the 1963 Boycott: Chicago Struggles for Quality Education Then and Now.” 6-8 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl., 773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org. Featuring a sneak peek at Kartemquin’s upcoming documentary on the 1963 Chicago Public Schools boycott, “63 Boycott,” and a panel discussion including University of Illinois at Chicago historian Elizabeth Todd and Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis. The event marks the 50th anniversary of the boycott.