Calendar

Apr
21
Mon
Talk. “Can Social Entrepreneurship End Global Poverty?” @ Ida Noyes Hall
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Talk. “Can Social Entrepreneurship End Global Poverty?” Noon-1 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Premal Shah, president of Kiva.org, presents. To R.S.V.P., visit politics.uchicago.edu/events.

@ Swift Hall, room 106
Apr 21 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Lecture. “Religious Deliberations and Respectful Democracy: Re-Imagining Liberal Publicity in Brazil. 4:30-6 p.m., Swift Hall, room 106, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Elina Hartikainen, of the U. of C., presents.

Young Professional Leaders Meeting @ Oriental Institute
Apr 21 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm

Young Professional Leaders Meeting. 6:15-8:15 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. A meeting on how to become involved with the Oriental Institute’s efforts. For more information, contact Amy Weber by sending an e-mail to amyweber@uchicago.edu.

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

Mexican Studies Seminar @ Social Science Research Building, room 224
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Mexican Studies Seminar. Noon-1:30 p.m., Social Science Research Building, room 224, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-834-1987. Aurora Gomez-Galvarriato, of the Center for Research and Teaching in Economics, presents.

Author Talk @ International House, assembly hall
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. Shadi Hamid, author of “Temptations of Power: Islamists and Illiberal Democracy in a New Middle East,” presents.

Story Slam. “Heart of the Beast.” @ Hyde Park Art Center
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Story Slam. “Heart of the Beast.” 6-7:30 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. A storytelling competition curated by local storyteller Judith Heineman and artist Laura Schaeffer.

Talk. “Is Religion Ruining Our Politics?” @ Quadrangle Club
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

Talk. “Is Religion Ruining Our Politics?” 6-7:15 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Journalist E.J. Dionne and Ramesh Ponnuru, senior editor of The National Review, present. To R.S.V.P., visit politics.uchicago.edu/events.

Film Screening. “Food Patriots.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Film Screening. “Food Patriots.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-7721. A screening of Jeff Spitz’s 2014 film, followed by a filmmaker Q and A.

Apr
23
Wed
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 23 @ 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
Apr 23 @ 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.

Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School @ Swift Hall, common room
Apr 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 773-702-8200, $5. A vegetarian meal followed by a talks or performance. To R.S.V.P., send an e-mail to divinitylunch@gmail.com.

Earth Day Celebration @ Blackstone Library
Apr 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Earth Day Celebration. 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Children listen to stories and complete a craft in celebration of Earth Day. Open to children ages 5 and up.