Calendar

Nov
16
Sat
Global Health Film Festival @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Global Health Film Festival. Noon-11 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., free. A festival to raise awareness of domestic and international public health issues. Films include: “The English Surgeon,” “Edge of Joy,” “West 47th Street,” “Salud” and “They Go to Die.”

Family Program: Ancient Game Night @ Oriental Institute
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Family Program: Ancient Game Night. 6-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $3 for non-members, free for members and participants under age 8. Families are invited to learn about and play games with ancient roots. Craft and coloring activities will be available for young children.

Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) @ University Church
Nov 16 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play in English by Christopher Hampton, directed by Laura MacGregor. Based on an 18th century epistolary novel: two idle aristocrats pursue a cruel game of seduction, ultimately ending in their own ruin. Parents are cautioned that the play has adult themes. University Church, 5655 S. University. Tickets $10 in advance online; $12 at the door. http://hydeparkcommunityplayers.org/ where tickets are available.

PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES

Saturday, Nov. 16 – 8 p.m. – followed by an opening night reception
Sunday, Nov. 17 – 4 p.m. matinee
Friday, Nov. 22 – 8 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 23 – 4 p.m. matinee and 8 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 24 – 4 p.m. matinee

Nov
18
Mon
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 18 @ 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 18 @ 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.

Film Screening. “The Flat.” @ Congregation Rodfei Zedek
Nov 18 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Film Screening. “The Flat.” 12:30 p.m., Congregation Rodfei Zedek, 5220 S. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-752-2770, free. A screening of the 2011 Israeli documentary on what the director finds while cleaning out the apartment of his grandmother, an immigrant from Nazi Germany.

Intro to Mindfulness- Monday Series III @ Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
Nov 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Intro to Mindfulness- Monday Series III. Are you new to mindfulness or want to go back to basics? Join the Introduction to Mindfulness series. This series is offered twice a quarter for 3 consecutive weeks and includes instruction and practice of mindfulness meditation techniques. Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 1-2 p.m., 773-834-5143.

Interfaith Community Service @ Office of Multicultural Student Affairs , Room 102,
Nov 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Interfaith Community Service. 5:30-7:30 p.m., 5710 S. Woodlawn Ave., Room 102, Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, 773-702-2100, free. Participants meet at the 59th Street entrance for Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

Author Reading @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Author Reading. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Richard Pollak reads from his book, “After the Barn,” and answers questions from the audience. 

Nov
19
Tue
An Iliad @ Court Theatre
Nov 19 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am

An Iliad. See Wednesday, Nov. 13 entry for details. Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., 7:30-10 p.m., $15-$25, 773-753-4472.

Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 19 @ 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 19 @ 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 19 @ 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 19 @ 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.