Calendar

Nov
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Concert @ Hyde Park Union Church
Nov 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Concert. 10-11 a.m., Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-363-6063, hpuc.org. The Fareed Haque Trio and vocalist Jade Maze perform, with a sermon by Rev. Chris Dorsey.

Lecture. “Maimonides and His Predecessors on Martyrdom.” @ KAM Isaiah Israel
Nov 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Lecture. “Maimonides and His Predecessors on Martyrdom.” 10:30 a.m.-noon, KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-924-1234, free. U. of C. philosophy professor William H. Colvin presents.

Family Program: Junior Archaeologists @ Oriental Institute
Nov 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Family Program: Junior Archaeologists. 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $5 members, $9 non-members. Children and parents experience a simulated archaeology dig in the institute’s Kipper Family Archaeology Discovery Center. For ages 5-12, accompanied by an adult. Register at oi.uchicago.edu/order/classes (required). 

Talk on Camp Douglas: “Chicago and the Civil War.” @ Hyde Park Historical Society
Nov 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Talk on Camp Douglas: “Chicago and the Civil War.” 2 p.m., Hyde Park Historical Society, 5229 S. Lake Park Ave., 773-493-1893, hydeparkhistory.org. David Keller, managing director of the Camp Douglas Restoration Foundation discusses the Civil War prison located in present-day Bronzeville.

Concert @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Nov 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Concert. 3-5 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8068, $15 general admission, free for those with U. of C. ID. The Spektral Quartet string ensemble performs Benjamin Britten, Bela Bartok and more. For tickets, call 773-702-7287. 

Spektral Quartet @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Nov 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Spektral Quartet: Britten, Ades, Ferneyhough, Bartok. Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 3-5 p.m., $15/free to U. of C. ID holders, 773-702-8068.

Lecture. “Living History: Modern Assyrian Communities in Upper Mesopotamia and their Significance.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Nov 10 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Lecture. “Living History: Modern Assyrian Communities in Upper Mesopotamia and their Significance.” 5-7 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9775, free. Register at eventbrite.com/event/8878057509. Nicholas Al-Jeloo, of the University of Sydney, presents.

Lecture. “Reimagining the African-Atlantic Archive: Method, Concept, Ontology @ Classics Building, Room 110
Nov 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Lecture. “Reimagining the African-Atlantic Archive: Method, Concept, Ontology. 5:30-7 p.m., Classics Building, Room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-702-7721. James H. Sweet, of the University of Wisconsin, presents.

Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Nov 10 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Concert. Sunday Night Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m.,  Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., $10 adults, $5 for university students. A Hyde Park Jazz Society event. Saxophonist Diane “L’il Sax” Ellis performs.

Nov
11
Mon
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 11 @ 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 11 @ 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.

Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Nov 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Author Talk. 3-4 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Rick Perlstein, author of “Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America,” and Nelson Lichtenstein, author of “State of the Union: A Century of American Labor,” present.

Mostra IV @ Kelly Hall, Room 114
Nov 11 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Mostra IV. Film showings and discussions with renowned Brazilian directors. Kelly Hall, Room 114, 5848 S. University Ave., 4:30-6:30 p.m., 773-702-8420.

Film Screening @ Kelly Hall, Room 114
Nov 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Film Screening. 5-7 p.m., Kelly Hall, Room 114, 5848 S. University Ave., 773-702-8420, free. Brazilian documentary screenings followed by a Q and A session with directors. Film to be announced. Part of the citywide MOSTRA IV Brazilian film series.