Calendar

Nov
18
Mon
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 18 @ 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 18 @ 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.

Film Screening. “The Flat.” @ Congregation Rodfei Zedek
Nov 18 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Film Screening. “The Flat.” 12:30 p.m., Congregation Rodfei Zedek, 5220 S. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-752-2770, free. A screening of the 2011 Israeli documentary on what the director finds while cleaning out the apartment of his grandmother, an immigrant from Nazi Germany.

Intro to Mindfulness- Monday Series III @ Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
Nov 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Intro to Mindfulness- Monday Series III. Are you new to mindfulness or want to go back to basics? Join the Introduction to Mindfulness series. This series is offered twice a quarter for 3 consecutive weeks and includes instruction and practice of mindfulness meditation techniques. Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 1-2 p.m., 773-834-5143.

Interfaith Community Service @ Office of Multicultural Student Affairs , Room 102,
Nov 18 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Interfaith Community Service. 5:30-7:30 p.m., 5710 S. Woodlawn Ave., Room 102, Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, 773-702-2100, free. Participants meet at the 59th Street entrance for Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

Author Reading @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Author Reading. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Richard Pollak reads from his book, “After the Barn,” and answers questions from the audience. 

Nov
19
Tue
An Iliad @ Court Theatre
Nov 19 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am

An Iliad. See Wednesday, Nov. 13 entry for details. Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., 7:30-10 p.m., $15-$25, 773-753-4472.

Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 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
Nov 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.

Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Beginner Level @ Arts Incubator
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Beginner Level. 10-11 a.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Mela Woods teaches yoga.

Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

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

A Commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Delivery of the Gettysburg Address @ Social Sciences Building, Room 122
Nov 19 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

A Commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Delivery of the Gettysburg Address. 4:30 p.m., Social Sciences Building, Room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671. Featuring readings of the address and commentary by U. of C. faculty. Register at gettysburguchi.eventbrite.com.

ecture. “Olympic Urbanization: A View from Rio de Janeiro’s Western Frontier.” @ Kelly Hall, Room 114
Nov 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Lecture. “Olympic Urbanization: A View from Rio de Janeiro’s Western Frontier.” 4:30-6 p.m., Kelly Hall, Room 114, 5848 S. University Ave., 773-702-8420. Mariana Cavalcani, of the U. of C., presents.

Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 19 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Restorative Yoga. 4:30-5:30 p.m., and 5:45-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free for students, $5 suggested donation for non-students.