Calendar

Oct
24
Thu
Voice Recital: Jeff Ray, baritone @ Fulton Hall
Oct 24 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am

Voice Recital: Jeff Ray, baritone. Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 7:30-9 p.m., 773-702-8484.

Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 24 @ 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
Oct 24 @ 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.

Toddler Time. @ Blackstone Library
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.

Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free.

Panel Discussion. “Implementing the Common Core.” @ International House, Assembly Hall
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Panel Discussion. “Implementing the Common Core.” 4-6 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, free. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan discusses the Common Core as part of a panel. Register at commoncoreuchi.eventbrite.com.

Author Talk @ Logan Center, Seminary Terrace 801
Oct 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Author Talk. 4:30-6 p.m., Logan Center, Seminary Terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St. Jennifer Finney Boylan reads from her book, “Stuck in the Middle with You: A Memoir of Parenting in Three Genders.” Followed by a wine and cheese reception. For more information, send an e-mail to ajerabek@uchicago.edu.

Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Oct 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Tea Time Concert Series. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Pianist Alice Sheu performs. Complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.

Canned Goods Food Drive @ Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Canned Goods Food Drive. 5-6 p.m., Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge, 5706 S. University Ave., uofccatholic.com. For the food pantry at St. Columbanus Catholic Church, 331 E. 71st St.

Teacher Workshop. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom @ Smart Museum of Art
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Teacher Workshop. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom. 5-7 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Teaching artist Jackie Intres leads interpretive skill exercises.

Lecture. “Why does Herr S. Run Amok? Werner Herzog’s Lebenszeichen.” @ Wieboldt Hall, Room 206
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Lecture. “Why does Herr S. Run Amok? Werner Herzog’s Lebenszeichen.” 5:30 p.m., Wieboldt Hall, Room 206, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8494. John Urang, of Marylhurst University, presents. For assistance, contact Michelle Zimet by calling 773-702-8494 or sending an e-mail to mzimet@uchicago.edu.

Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Evelyn Z. Brodkin discusses a book she co-edited, “Work and the Welfare State: Street-Level Organizations and Workfare Politics.”

Diasporal Rhythms Gallery Encounters: Sapphire and Crystals. @ Logan Center, Gallery 107
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Diasporal Rhythms Gallery Encounters: Sapphire and Crystals. 6-7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Artists Felicia Grant-Preston and Joyce Owens and curator Tempestt Hazel present. In conjunction with the Logan Center’s exhibit, “Diasporal Rhythms: A Ten Year Love Affair with Collecting Art of the African Diaspora.”

Off the Record Pt. 2 @ Logan Center Performance Hall
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Off the Record Pt. 2: booker t. soultreyne rekkid release. Off the Record Pt. 2 is the second installment of performances celebrating the release of music/sound design created during avery r. young’s 2012-13 Arts and Public Life residency. Logan Center Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 7-10 p.m.,