Calendar

Sep
1
Sun
Shofar Factory for Kids @ Chabad Jewish Center
Sep 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Shofar Factory for Kids. 11 a.m., Chabad Jewish Center, 5700 S. Woodlawn, 773-955-8672, $5 for each shofar. Children will learn to make this traditional horn for celebrating the high holidays.

Nature walk for all ages @ Museum of Science and Industry
Sep 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Nature walk for all ages. 12:30 p.m., Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr., 773-913-2030, free. Enter at the “space center” door.

Film Screening. “Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Sep 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Film Screening. “Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela.” 2-4 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl., 773-947-0600. The movie tells the story of family and home against the backdrop of a global movement for freedom.

Sep
2
Mon
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Sep 2 @ 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
Sep 2 @ 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.

Sep
3
Tue
Summer Playroom @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Sep 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Summer Playroom. 9 a.m.-noon, everyMonday and Tuesday, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org.

Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Sep 3 @ 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
Sep 3 @ 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.

Rosh Hashanah Class @ Chabad Jewish Center
Sep 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Rosh Hashanah Class. 8-9 p.m., Chabad Jewish Center, 5700 S. Woodlawn, 773-955-8672, free. Discover a deeper understanding of the high holidays.

Sep
4
Wed
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Sep 4 @ 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
Sep 4 @ 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.

Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Sep 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation. Instruction at 5 p.m. for newcomers, followed by 35 minutes of meditation.

Concert. The Sounds of History @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Concert. The Sounds of History. 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl., 773-947-0600, free, or call ahead to reserve a table. Bring blankets and chairs for this jazz concert. A tribute to Dizzy Gillespie featuring Cory Wilkes. The last in the series.

Lecture. “Re-excavating the Royal Tomb of Horemheb in the Valley of the Kings.” @ Oriental institute
Sep 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Lecture. “Re-excavating the Royal Tomb of Horemheb in the Valley of the Kings.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. An Egyptology professor from University College London discusses the second excavation of this important archaeological discovery.