Calendar

Nov
4
Mon
Seminar. Improvisation and Repetition @ Franke Institute for the Humanities, Regenstein Library, Room S-102
Nov 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Seminar. Improvisation and Repetition. 3:30-5 p.m., Franke Institute for the Humanities, Regenstein Library, Room S-102, 1100 E. 57th St., 773-702-3662. 

Lecture. “Maternal Mortality in the Context of Conflict.” @ Harper Memorial Library, Room 130
Nov 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Lecture. “Maternal Mortality in the Context of Conflict.” 4:30-5:30 p.m., Harper Memorial Library, Room 130, 1116 E. 59th St., 773-702-8296. Midwife Kylea Liese presents a paper for the Center for Middle Eastern Studies.

Lecture. “Moral Authority in an Age of Ethnocentric Anxeity.” @ Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room
Nov 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Lecture. “Moral Authority in an Age of Ethnocentric Anxeity.” 4:30 p.m., Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Richard B. Miller, of Indiana University, presents.

Hydrofracking: What Everyone Needs to Know @ International House, Assembly Hall
Nov 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Hydrofracking: What Everyone Needs to Know. Presented by author Alex Prud’homme, International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St. 6-8 p.m., 773-753-2274.

Concert @ Arts Incubator
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Concert. 7-9 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd, 773-702-2787, free. The Xavier Breaker Coalition performs as part of the incubator’s First Mondays Jazz Series. R.S.V.P. at ticketsweb.uchicago.edu (recommended).

Nov
5
Tue
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 5 @ 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
Nov 5 @ 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
Nov 5 @ 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.

Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Nov 5 @ 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.

Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 5 @ 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
Nov 5 @ 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.

Homeless Food Run @ Calvert House
Nov 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Homeless Food Run. 6-8:30 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave, 773-288-2311, uofccatholic.com. Those attending prepare and pass out bagged meals for the city’s needy.

Author Talk @ Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room
Nov 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Author Talk. 7-9:30 p.m., Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room, 1025 E. 58th St. Michael Sugich, author of “Signs on the Horizon,” presents a talk and a discussion of his encounters with contemporary Sufi saints.

Nov
6
Wed
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 6 @ 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.