Calendar

Oct
24
Thu
Canned Goods Food Drive @ Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Canned Goods Food Drive. 5-6 p.m., Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge, 5706 S. University Ave., uofccatholic.com. For the food pantry at St. Columbanus Catholic Church, 331 E. 71st St.

Teacher Workshop. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom @ Smart Museum of Art
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Teacher Workshop. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom. 5-7 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Teaching artist Jackie Intres leads interpretive skill exercises.

Lecture. “Why does Herr S. Run Amok? Werner Herzog’s Lebenszeichen.” @ Wieboldt Hall, Room 206
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Lecture. “Why does Herr S. Run Amok? Werner Herzog’s Lebenszeichen.” 5:30 p.m., Wieboldt Hall, Room 206, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8494. John Urang, of Marylhurst University, presents. For assistance, contact Michelle Zimet by calling 773-702-8494 or sending an e-mail to mzimet@uchicago.edu.

Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Oct 24 @ 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. Evelyn Z. Brodkin discusses a book she co-edited, “Work and the Welfare State: Street-Level Organizations and Workfare Politics.”

Diasporal Rhythms Gallery Encounters: Sapphire and Crystals. @ Logan Center, Gallery 107
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Diasporal Rhythms Gallery Encounters: Sapphire and Crystals. 6-7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Artists Felicia Grant-Preston and Joyce Owens and curator Tempestt Hazel present. In conjunction with the Logan Center’s exhibit, “Diasporal Rhythms: A Ten Year Love Affair with Collecting Art of the African Diaspora.”

Off the Record Pt. 2 @ Logan Center Performance Hall
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Off the Record Pt. 2: booker t. soultreyne rekkid release. Off the Record Pt. 2 is the second installment of performances celebrating the release of music/sound design created during avery r. young’s 2012-13 Arts and Public Life residency. Logan Center Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 7-10 p.m.,

Performance @ Fulton Hall
Oct 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Performance. 7:30-9 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Bariton Jeff Ray performs.

Worship Without Prerequisites @ Bond Chapel
Oct 24 @ 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
25
Fri
@ Fulton Hall
Oct 25 @ 3:30 am – 5:30 am

Music, Post-Memory, and Indigenous Voice after the War in Peru. Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 3:30-5:30 p.m., 773-702-8484.

Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 25 @ 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 25 @ 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.

Performance. “Black Bottom Boulevard.” @ Arts Incubator
Oct 25 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

Performance. “Black Bottom Boulevard.” 12:30-1 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-2787, free. Artist Cecil McDonald Jr. performs in the windows of the Arts Incubator.

Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Oct 25 @ 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 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Author Talk. 3-4 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Shemi Zarhin reads from her book, “Some Day.”