Calendar

Oct
26
Sat
Marsha’s Music Halloween Fam Jam @ Joan’s Studio for the Performing Arts
Oct 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Marsha’s Music Halloween Fam Jam. 4-5:30 p.m., Joan’s Studio for the Performing Arts, 1438 E. 57th St., 773-288-3815, marshasmusic.com, $10 general admission, $15 families. Family musicmaking, crafts and refreshments. Buy advance tickets by calling 773-288-3815 or at www.marshasmusic.com. All proceeds support Marsha’s Music Scholarship Fund.

Canned Goods Food Drive @ Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge
Oct 26 @ 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.

Family Program: Mummies Night @ Oriental Institute
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Family Program: Mummies Night. 6-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $3 general admission, free for members. A pre-Halloween celebration featuring gallery visits, a film screening and more. Recommended for children 4 and up. Pre-registration recommended: oi.uchicago.edu/order/classes.

USO Annual Halloween Concert @ Mandel Hall
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

USO Annual Halloween Concert. 7-8 p.m. and 9-10 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8484, free (donations accepted at the door: $8 adults, $4 children). The University Symphony Orchestra performs Stravinsky, Franz Liszt and more.

@ Experimental Station
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Play. Hyde Park Community Players’ Fourth Annual Evening of Horror & Suspense: In the Old Time Radio Tradition, 8 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave, hydeparkcommunityplayers.org, $10 advance, $12 at the door.

Film Screening and Musical Performance. “The Yellow Ticket.” @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Film Screening and Musical Performance. “The Yellow Ticket.” 8 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. A screening of Pola Negri’s 1918 film with performances of an original score by violinist Alicia Svigals and pianist Marilyn Lerner. Followed by a discussion with Svigals and Tom Gunning, of the U. of C. R.S.V.P. at ticketsweb.uchicago.edu/shows/the%20yellow%20ticket/info.

Hyde Park Community Players’ Fourth Annual Evening of Horror & Suspense: In the Old Time Radio Tradition @ Experimental Station
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Hyde Park Community Players’ Fourth Annual Evening of Horror & Suspense: In the Old Time Radio Tradition, 8 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave.  Classic stories by Ray Bradbury, H.P. Lovecraft, Edgar Allen Poe & others; live sound effects & original music.  A cider & cookies reception follows.  Tickets $10 in advance; $12 at the door.  Advance tickets are available at: 57th St Books, 57th & Kimbark; What the Traveler Saw, in the Hyde Park Shopping Center, and hydeparkcommunityplayers.org

Oct
27
Sun
Lecture @ Temple KAM Isaiah Israel
Oct 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Lecture. 10:30 a.m., “Legal Issues in Art Museum: Antiquities to Contemporary Art.” Temple KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-924-1234, free. Julie Getzels, executive vice president of the Art Institute of Chicago, presents.

Roman Catholic Mass. @ Calvert House
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Roman Catholic Mass. 11 a.m.-noon, 5-6 p.m. and 9-10 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave., 773-702-2011, uofccatholic.com. 

Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Sunday at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with music from the Rockefeller Chapel Choir.

Holy Communion Service @ Bond Chapel
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Holy Communion Service. 6-7 p.m., Bond Chapel 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. For more information contact Robert Kinney by calling 773-771-0771 or sending an e-mail to rkinney@htcchicago.org.

Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Oct 27 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Concert. Sunday Night Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m.,  Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., $10 adults, $5 for university students. A Hyde Park Jazz Society event. Saxophonist Diane “L’il Sax” Ellis performs.

Oct
28
Mon
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 28 @ 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 28 @ 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.