Calendar

Feb
18
Tue
Educator Evening at the Smart @ Smart Museum of Art
Feb 18 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A chance for CPS teachers, art educators, and administrators to tour the galleries and participate in an ideas exchange with teachers who have developed successful, cross-disciplinary lessons using objects in the museum’s collection.

@ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 18 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Lecture. “Covering the Changing Middle East.” @ Swift Hall, third floor lecture room
Feb 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Jodi Rudoren, Jerusalem Bureau Chief for the New York Times, presents. Visit cis.uchicago.edu to register.

Young Professional Leaders Meeting @ Oriental Institute
Feb 18 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm

A meeting on how to become involved with the Oriental Institute’s efforts.

Feb
19
Wed
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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.

Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce Third Wednesday Business Building Luncheon @ Chant Restaurant
Feb 19 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

An opportunity for networking, business coaching and sharing business building ideas.

Wednesday Worship @ Bond Chapel
Feb 19 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

A brief worship service co-sponsored by the U. of C. Divinity School and Rockefeller Chapel.

Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School @ Swift Hall, common room
Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Gayle Woloschak, associate director of the Zygon Center for Religion and Science, presents.

Concert: Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 19 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

A lunchtime organ performance. Visitors are invited to bring their lunch. Beverages provided.

Emerging Scholars Lecture @ Stuart Hall, room 104
Feb 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Amy Lippert, of the U. of C., presents on celebrities.

Lecture. “True or Miraculous? The Holy Blood Christ and Byzantine Image Theory.” @ Swift Hall, common room
Feb 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Karin Krause, of the University of Basel, presents.

Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm

Soto Zen mediation instruction for newcomers at 5 p.m., followed by 35 minutes of meditation.

Author Talk @ 57th Street Books
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

John Litweiler, author of “Sundidos: A Novel,” presents.