Calendar

Feb
6
Thu
Lecture. “When Freedom Replaced Fear: Illinois and the Underground Railroad.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Lecture. “When Freedom Replaced Fear: Illinois and the Underground Railroad.” 6:30-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, free. Historian Glennette Tilley-Turner presents. For more information, call 773-947-0600, ext. 223. To R.S.V.P., visit bit.ly/M0RsGM.

Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Feb 6 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The UChicago Jazz X-tet and Bobbi Wilsyn Quartet perform. A Hyde Park Jazz Society program.

Lecture. “Sex and the Soul: Putting the Meaning Back Into Intimacy.” @ Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge
Feb 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Lecture. “Sex and the Soul: Putting the Meaning Back Into Intimacy.” 7:30-9 p.m., Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge, 5706 S. University Ave. Donna Freitas, of the University of Notre Dame, presents.

Vespers @ Bond Chapel
Feb 6 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Vespers. 8-9 p.m. Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. 

Feb
7
Fri
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 7 @ 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 7 @ 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.

Lecture. “The Republican Party in 2014.” @ Institute of Politics
Feb 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lecture. “The Republican Party in 2014.” Noon, Institute of Politics, 773-834-4671. Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, presents. Visit bit.ly/1fiV9zV to register.

Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Feb 7 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Jumu’ah Prayers. 1-1:30 p.m. and 1:45-2:15 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100. Muslim Friday prayers.

DeMystyifying The Voice @ Logan Center, performance penthouse
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

DeMystyifying The Voice. 4:30-6:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Vocal health specialist Dr. Rachael Gates presents, preceded by a 4:15 reception.

Lecture. The Qur’an’s ‘Nazarenes’ and Other Late Antique Christians: Arabic-Speaking ‘Gospel People’ in 7th Century Arabia.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Lecture. The Qur’an’s ‘Nazarenes’ and Other Late Antique Christians: Arabic-Speaking ‘Gospel People’ in 7th Century Arabia.” 4:30-6:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9775. Sidney H. Griffith’s of the Catholic University of America, presents. Register at nazarenes.eventbrite.com.

Lecture. “The Western Mediterranean and the World: From the Western Mediterranean to the Atlantic, Ca. 1300-1650.” @ Classics Building, room 110
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Lecture. “The Western Mediterranean and the World: From the Western Mediterranean to the Atlantic, Ca. 1300-1650.” 4:30 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-834-8936. Teofilo F. Ruiz, of the University of California, Los Angeles, presents.

lm Screening. “The Trials of Muhammad Ali.” @ Logan Center, performance hall
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Film Screening. “The Trials of Muhammad Ali.” 7 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. A screening of the 2013 film, with director Bill Siegel in attendance.

Staged Reading. “Pygmalion.” @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Feb 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Staged Reading. “Pygmalion.” 8 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-493-6451. A reading of George Bernard Shaw’s play, presented by the Hyde Park Community Players. For more information, visit hydeparkcommunityplayers.org.

Staged Reading: Pygmalion. @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Feb 7 @ 8:00 pm

A selection from George Bernard Shaw’s beloved classic, the basis of the hit musical, “My Fair Lady,” as part of the Hyde Park Community Players Friday Staged Reading Series.