Calendar

Feb
12
Wed
Science Film Showcase @ International House, assembly hall
Feb 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Science Film Showcase. 5:30-8 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. A series of films on science and technology.

Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Feb 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class. 6-7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A class on mindfulness of breathing.

Feb
13
Thu
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 13 @ 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
Feb 13 @ 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
Feb 13 @ 10:30 am

Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.

Opening Reception and Artist Talk @ Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture
Feb 13 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Artist Kim Katrin Crosby gives a talk for the opening reception of the Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture’s new photography exhibit, “100 Butches.”

Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Feb 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Time for quiet reflection, meditation and yoga instruction.

Interfaith Community Service @ Reynolds Club, marketplace
Feb 13 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Participants join a group of U. of C. students in walking to the Ronald McDonald House and serving a meal for families with hospitalized children. Followed by a discussion on interfaith community service.

At the Threshold @ Smart Museum of Art
Feb 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A chance to socialize over drinks and music and celebrate the launch of the U. of C.’s 5 month cultural festival, “Envisioning China: A Festival of Art and Culture.”

@ Midway Studios
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm

Poet William Fuller presents.

Vespers @ Bond Chapel
Feb 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Feb
14
Fri
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 14 @ 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
Feb 14 @ 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.

Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch @ Hyde Park Art Center
Feb 14 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

A chance to meet and catch up with HPAC students and community members over food and art.