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Conference. “Ending the Nuclear Age.” 2:30 am
Conference. “Ending the Nuclear … @ International House, Assembly Hall
Dec 1 @ 2:30 am – 11:00 am
Conference. “Ending the Nuclear Age.” 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Featuring discussions by scholars on the threat [...]
61st Street Farmer’s Market 3:00 am
61st Street Farmer’s Market
Dec 1 @ 3:00 am – 8:00 am
61st Street Farmer’s Market. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 61st Street, between Blackstone and Dorchester Avenues, 773-241-6044, experimentalstation.org. Link and Senior Farmer’s Market Coupons accepted. Link purchases [...]
Preschool Story Time 4:00 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 1 @ 4:00 am – 10:00 am
Preschool Story Time. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring a variety of board games. For adults and kids 9 [...]
SHoP Stuff Sale 6:00 am
SHoP Stuff Sale @ South Side Hub of Production
Dec 1 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
SHoP Stuff Sale. Noon-3 p.m., South Side Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave, southsidehub.org. A sale in preparation for SHoP’s move out of Fenn [...]
“Family Day: Design, Decorate, Innovate!” 7:00 am
“Family Day: Design, Decorate, I… @ Smart Museum of Art
Dec 1 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am
“Family Day: Design, Decorate, Innovate!” 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Activities are designed for children 4–12. Children must [...]
Samantha Hill: Story Collecting Sessions 9:00 am
Samantha Hill: Story Collecting … @ South Side Hub of Production
Dec 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Samantha Hill: Story Collecting Sessions. 3-6 p.m., South Side Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave, southsidehub.org.
Panel Discussion. “Arrested Justice: Black Women, Violence, and America’s Prison Nation.” 10:00 am
Panel Discussion. “Arrested Just… @ Experimental Station
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “Arrested Justice: Black Women, Violence, and America’s Prison Nation.” 4-7 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave., 773-702-9936. Reservations are required and can [...]
Talk and Screening “The Atomic States of America.” 11:30 am
Talk and Screening “The Atomic S… @ International House, Assembly Hall
Dec 1 @ 11:30 am – 3:30 pm
Talk and Screening. 5:30-9:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. University of Chicago professors Norma Field and Robert Ingersoll present. [...]
Play. “Two Gentlemen of Verona.” 1:30 pm
Play. “Two Gentlemen of Verona.” @ Logan Center, Theater West 115
Dec 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Play. “Two Gentlemen of Verona.” 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Theater West 115, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-9315.
The University Symphony Orchestra presents a Concert. “The Hand of Fate.” 2:00 pm
The University Symphony Orchestr… @ Mandel Hall
Dec 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:45 pm
Concert. “The Hand of Fate.” 8-9:45 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8484, $10 general, $5 students and children. The University Symphony Orchestra presents. [...]
Sundays At Rockefeller 5:00 am
Sundays At Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 2 @ 5:00 am – 6:15 am
Sundays At Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with Rockefeller Chapel Choir and organ and carillon music.
A Public Reading and Book Release: Epic Something 8:00 am
A Public Reading and Book Releas… @ Hyde Park Art Center
Dec 2 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
A Public Reading and Book Release: Epic Something. 2-3 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. In conjunction with the current [...]
Film Screening. “Nile: River of the Gods.” 8:00 am
Film Screening. “Nile: River of … @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Dec 2 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Film Screening. “Nile: River of the Gods.” 2-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free.
Lecture. “Shattered Liberty and the Supreme Court.” 8:00 am
Lecture. “Shattered Liberty and … @ Swift Hall, First Floor
Dec 2 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Lecture. “Shattered Liberty and the Supreme Court.” 2-3 p.m., Swift Hall, First Floor, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8670, free. University of Chicago Law School professor [...]
Concert. Chicago Ensemble 2012-2013 Concert Season 9:00 am
Concert. Chicago Ensemble 2012-2… @ International House, Assembly Hall
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Concert. Chicago Ensemble 2012-2013 Concert Season. 3-5 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, $25 general, $10 students.
Exhibition Reception 9:00 am
Exhibition Reception @ Hyde Park Art Center
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Exhibition Reception. 3-5 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. For the exhibit, “Bette Cerf Hill: String Theory.”
Holiday Art Sale 9:00 am
Holiday Art Sale @ Hyde Park Art Center
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Holiday Art Sale. 3-5 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Featuring Hyde Park Art Center student work, curated by Art [...]
Concert. University Brass Ensemble Fall Concert: “Brass Around Hyde Park.” 10:00 am
Concert. University Brass Ensemb… @ Fulton Hall
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Concert. University Brass Ensemble Fall Concert: “Brass Around Hyde Park.” 4 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Featuring undergraduate, graduate and U. [...]
Concert. “Middle East Music Ensemble: Music of Turkey.” 12:30 pm
Concert. “Middle East Music Ense… @ Logan Center, Performance Hall 074
Dec 2 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Concert. “Middle East Music Ensemble: Music of Turkey.” 6:30-8 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall 074, 915 East 60th St., 773-702-8484, free.
Tot Lot 3:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 3 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
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 [...]
Project Brotherhood Story-Telling Session 6:00 am
Project Brotherhood Story-Tellin… @ Biological Sciences Learning Center, Room 240
Dec 3 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
Project Brotherhood Story-Telling Session. Noon-1 p.m., Biological Sciences Learning Center, Room 240, 924 E. 57th St., tmearscl@uchicago.edu. Recordings of South Side African American men at [...]
Mindfulness Meditation 7:00 am
Mindfulness Meditation @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 3 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Mindfulness Meditation. 1-2 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-5143.
Lecture. “Identity Development among Asian & Latino Adolescents.” 7:30 am
Lecture. “Identity Development a… @ Centers for Gender/Race Studies, first floor conference room
Dec 3 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Lecture. “Identity Development among Asian & Latino Adolescents.” 1:30-3 p.m., Centers for Gender/Race Studies, first floor conference room, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-702-8063. Loan Le, [...]
Radical Interpretations of the Crisis: A Roundtable Discussion 11:00 am
Radical Interpretations of the C… @ International House, Assembly Hall
Dec 3 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Radical Interpretations of the Crisis: A Roundtable Discussion. 5-7 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Loyola University’s David Schweickart and [...]
Lecture. “Transatlantic Relationship after the U.S. Presidential Election.” 11:30 am
Lecture. “Transatlantic Relation… @ Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery, room 1103
Dec 3 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Lecture. “Transatlantic Relationship after the U.S. Presidential Election.” 5:30-6:30 p.m., Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery, room 1103, 900 E. 57th St., 773-702-7721. German Parliament member [...]
Open Screen Printing 12:00 pm
Open Screen Printing @ Southside Hub of Production, second floor screen printing studio
Dec 3 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Screen Printing. 6-10 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, second floor screen printing studio, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org. SHoP resident artist Sean Hernandez will [...]
Shambala Meditation 1:00 pm
Shambala Meditation @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 3 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Shambala Meditation. 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.
Mindfulness Meditation 2:00 am
Mindfulness Meditation @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 4 @ 2:00 am – 2:30 am
Mindfulness Meditation. 8-8:20 a.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-5143. For University of Chicago students who want to practice formal mindfulness meditation with a [...]
Preschool Story Time 4:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 4 @ 4:30 am – 5:30 am
Preschool Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Tea and Pipes 10:30 am
Tea and Pipes @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Tea and Pipes. 4:30-5 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-5143, free. Tea with biscuits accompanied by an organ performance.
Restorative Yoga Session 11:30 am
Restorative Yoga Session @ Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
Dec 4 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Restorative Yoga Session. 5:30-6:30 p.m. and 6:45-7:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free for students, $5 suggested donation for non-students.
Lakeside Quilting Guild 12:30 pm
Lakeside Quilting Guild @ Treasure Island, basement
Dec 4 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Lakeside Quilting Guild. 6:30-9 p.m., Treasure Island, basement, 1526 E. 55th St., lakesidequiltingguild.weebly.com, $20 annual membership fee.
Shop Storyslam III: “Long Goodbyes.” 1:00 pm
Shop Storyslam III: “Long Goodby… @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Shop Storyslam III: “Long Goodbyes.” 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org, $7 suggested donation. The Hub’s last story slam, a [...]
Tot Lot 3:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 5 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
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 [...]
Mindfulness Meditation 9:00 am
Mindfulness Meditation @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Mindfulness Meditation. 3-4 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-5143.
Children’s Theater Workshops with Bill Hohnke 10:30 am
Children’s Theater Workshops wit… @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Theater Workshops with Bill Hohnke. 4:30-6 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org, $100 for five classes.
Talk. “Building Strong Relationships with Tutees.” 10:30 am
Talk. “Building Strong Relations… @ Ratner Athletic Center, Berwanger room
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Talk. “Building Strong Relationships with Tutees.” 4:30-5:30 p.m., Ratner Athletic Center, Berwanger room, 5530 S. Ellis Ave., 773-834-1935. With Elizabeth Vivas, Elev8 Afterschool Program Coordinator [...]
Zen Meditation 11:00 am
Zen Meditation @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Zen Meditation. 5-6:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free.
Wednesday Night Family Story Time 12:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Lecture. “Feasting on the High Road: The Median Palace at Godin Tepe.” 1:00 pm
Lecture. “Feasting on the High R… @ Oriental Institute
Dec 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Lecture. “Feasting on the High Road: The Median Palace at Godin Tepe.” 7-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Hilary Gopnik, of [...]
Toddler Time 4:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 6 @ 4:30 am – 5:30 am
Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Noontime Concert Series: Trio Aoide 6:00 am
Noontime Concert Series: Trio Aoide @ Fulton Hall
Dec 6 @ 6:00 am – 7:15 am
Noontime Concert Series: Trio Aoide. 12:15-1:15 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Samantha Fan (violin), Bonnie Sheu (cello), and Alice Chen (piano) [...]
Gentle Yoga 10:00 am
Gentle Yoga @ Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free.
Discussion. Emergency Medicine Interest Group: A Day in the Life Panel 10:30 am
Discussion. Emergency Medicine I… @ Biological Sciences Learning Center, Room 202
Dec 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Discussion. Emergency Medicine Interest Group: A Day in the Life Panel. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Biological Sciences Learning Center, Room 202, 924 E. 57th St. Emergency Medicine [...]
Science on the Screen: “A Beautiful Mind 12:00 pm
Science on the Screen: “A Beauti… @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Science on the Screen: “A Beautiful Mind.” 6-8 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2282, $7 general admission, $5 with student [...]
Sacred Heart Shapenote Singing 1:00 pm
Sacred Heart Shapenote Singing @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sacred Heart Shapenote Singing. 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.
Play. “The Glass Menagerie 1:30 pm
Play. “The Glass Menagerie @ Logan Center, Theater West 115
Dec 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Play. “The Glass Menagerie.” 7:30-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, Theater West 115, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-9315. A performance of Tennessee Williams’ classic play.
Concert. “Old Tunes, New Ways.” 2:00 pm
Concert. “Old Tunes, New Ways.” @ Logan Center, Performance Hall 074
Dec 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Concert. “Old Tunes, New Ways.” 8-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall 074, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. The University Jazz X-tet performs jazz standards. [...]
Holiday Lecture and Open House. “Physics with a Bang!”
Holiday Lecture and Open House. … @ Kersten Physics Teaching Center
Dec 7 – Dec 8 all-day
Holiday Lecture and Open House. “Physics with a Bang!” 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Kersten Physics Teaching Center, 5720 S. Ellis Ave., free. Physics demos and lab [...]
Tot Lot 3:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 7 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
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 [...]
Dance Performance. “Up Close and Personal.” 1:00 pm
Dance Performance. “Up Close and… @ Logan Center, Performance Hall 074
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Dance Performance. “Up Close and Personal.” 7:30-8:30 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall 074, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2282, $25 general admission, $15 with student ID. [...]
Play. “The Glass Menagerie.” 1:30 pm
Play. “The Glass Menagerie.” @ Logan Center, Theater West 115
Dec 7 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Play. “The Glass Menagerie.” 7:30-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, Theater West 115, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-9315. A performance of Tennessee Williams’ classic play.
Concert. Handel’s “Messiah.” 2:00 pm
Concert. Handel’s “Messiah.” @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Concert. Handel’s “Messiah.” 8 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $40 chancel pews, $30 front nave, $20 general, $5 students. Performances of George [...]
Logan Center Cabaret Series 2:00 pm
Logan Center Cabaret Series @ Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901
Dec 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Logan Center Cabaret Series. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2282, free. A chance for all artists to take the [...]
61st Street Farmer’s Market 3:00 am
61st Street Farmer’s Market
Dec 8 @ 3:00 am – 8:00 am
61st Street Farmer’s Market. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 61st Street, between Blackstone and Dorchester Avenues, 773-241-6044, experimentalstation.org. Link and Senior Farmer’s Market Coupons accepted. Link purchases [...]
Ballet. “A Taste of the Nutcracker.” 4:30 am
Ballet. “A Taste of the Nutcrack… @ Blackstone Library
Dec 8 @ 4:30 am – 5:30 am
Ballet. “A Taste of the Nutcracker.” 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. The Hyde Park School of Dance will perform scences [...]
Green Holidayze Bazaar 5:00 am
Green Holidayze Bazaar @ First Unitarian Church
Dec 8 @ 5:00 am – 11:00 am
Green Holidayze Bazaar. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., First Unitarian Church, 5650 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-324-4100. Featuring gifts and baked goods for sale and activities for kids, [...]
SHoP Stuff Sale 6:00 am
SHoP Stuff Sale @ South Side Hub of Production
Dec 8 @ 6:00 am – 9:00 am
SHoP Stuff Sale. Noon-3 p.m., South Side Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave, southsidehub.org. A sale in preparation for SHoP’s move out of Fenn [...]
Artist Talk 8:00 am
Artist Talk @ Smart Museum of Art
Dec 8 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Artist Talk. 2 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. London-based Polish artist Goshka Macuga presents.
Play. “The Glass Menagerie.” 8:00 am
Play. “The Glass Menagerie.” @ Logan Center, Theater West 115
Dec 8 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Play. “The Glass Menagerie.” 7:30-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, Theater West 115, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-9315. A performance of Tennessee Williams’ classic play.
Potluck 11:00 am
Potluck @ South Side Hub of Production
Dec 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Potluck. 5-8:30 p.m., South Side Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org. Those attending should bring a dish to feed two to six people. [...]
Concert. Handel’s “Messiah.” 2:00 pm
Concert. Handel’s “Messiah.” @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Concert. Handel’s “Messiah.” 8 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $40 chancel pews, $30 front nave, $20 general, $5 students. Performances of George [...]
Men in Drag Album Release and 15-Year-Anniversary Concert 2:00 pm
Men in Drag Album Release and 15… @ Logan Center, Performance Hall 074
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Men in Drag Album Release and 15-Year-Anniversary Concert. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall 074, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $7. Celebrating the U. of [...]
Sundays At Rockefeller 5:00 am
Sundays At Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 9 @ 5:00 am – 6:15 am
Sundays At Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with Rockefeller Chapel Choir and organ and carillon music.
Second Sunday 7:00 am
Second Sunday @ Hyde Park Art Center
Dec 9 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am
Second Sunday. 1-4 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Holiday art with construction paper and a chance to create a [...]
Film Screening. “Pale Male.” 8:00 am
Film Screening. “Pale Male.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Dec 9 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Film Screening. “Pale Male.” 2-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free.
Film Screening. “The Black Candle: A Kwanzaa Celebration.” 8:00 am
Film Screening. “The Black Candl… @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Dec 9 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Film Screening. “The Black Candle: A Kwanzaa Celebration.” 2-4 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, free. Part of [...]
Concert. “Make the Yuletide Gay.” 1:30 pm
Concert. “Make the Yuletide Gay.” @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Concert. “Make the Yuletide Gay.” 7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $27.50 first ten rows, $22.50 ensemble, $15 seniors and students. The [...]
Tot Lot 3:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 10 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
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 [...]
Open Screen Printing 12:00 pm
Open Screen Printing @ Southside Hub of Production, second floor screen printing studio,
Dec 10 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Screen Printing. 6-10 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, second floor screen printing studio, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org. SHoP resident artist Sean Hernandez will [...]
Meeting: Charles Kozminski Community Academy local school council 12:30 pm
Meeting: Charles Kozminski Commu…
Dec 10 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Charles Kozminski Community Academy local school council. 6:30-7:30 p.m., 936 E. 54th St., 773-535-0980.
Shambala Meditation 1:00 pm
Shambala Meditation @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Shambala Meditation. 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.
Exhibit. “Art About War.” 3:30 am
Exhibit. “Art About War.” @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 11 @ 3:30 am – 6:00 am
Exhibit. “Art About War.” 9:30 a.m.-noon, Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org. An installation of sculptures based on technology of the post-9/11 [...]
Preschool Story Time 4:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 11 @ 4:30 am – 5:30 am
Preschool Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Lecture. “Teaching and Research from the Indian Context.” 10:30 am
Lecture. “Teaching and Research … @ Foster Hall, Room 103
Dec 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Lecture. “Teaching and Research from the Indian Context.” 4:30 p.m., Foster Hall, Room 103, 1130 E. 59th St., 773-702-8637. English professor Venkat Rao, of the [...]
Meeting: Canter Middle School local school council 12:00 pm
Meeting: Canter Middle School lo…
Dec 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Canter Middle School local school council. 6-7 p.m., 4959 S. Blackstone Ave., 773-535-1410.
Lakeside Quilting Guild 12:30 pm
Lakeside Quilting Guild @ Treasure Island, basement
Dec 11 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Lakeside Quilting Guild. 6:30-9 p.m., Treasure Island, basement, 1526 E. 55th St., lakesidequiltingguild.weebly.com, $20 annual membership fee.
Poetry Café 12:30 pm
Poetry Café @ Blackstone Library
Dec 11 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Poetry Café. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312- 747-0511.
Restorative Yoga Session 12:45 pm
Restorative Yoga Session @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 11 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Restorative Yoga Session. 6:45-7:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free for students, $5 suggested donation for non-students.
Meeting: Claude William Reavis Elementary School local school council 1:30 am
Meeting: Claude William Reavis E…
Dec 12 @ 1:30 am – 2:30 am
Claude William Reavis Elementary School local school council. 7:30-8:30 a.m., 834 E. 50th St., 773-535-1060.
Tot Lot 3:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 12 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
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 [...]
Zen Meditation 11:00 am
Zen Meditation @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Zen Meditation. 5-6:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free.
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Ci… @ Blackstone Library
Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Christmas Concert 12:30 pm
Christmas Concert @ K.A.M. Isaiah Israel
Dec 12 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Christmas Concert. 6:30-9:30 p.m., K.A.M. Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd. With Hope Church-Chicago.
Wednesday Night Family Story Time 12:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 12 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Writers’ Circle 1:00 pm
Writers’ Circle @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Writers’ Circle. 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.
Toddler Time 4:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 13 @ 4:30 am – 5:30 am
Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Artist Talk 8:00 am
Artist Talk @ Smart Museum of Art
Dec 13 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Artist Talk. 2 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. London-based Polish artist Goshka Macuga presents. Followed by a reception over [...]
Tot Lot 3:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 14 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
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 [...]
An Event Commemorating Rachel Carson’s “Silent Spring 1:00 pm
An Event Commemorating Rachel Ca… @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
An Event Commemorating Rachel Carson’s “Silent Spring. 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the publishing [...]
Cocktails and Clay 2:00 pm
Cocktails and Clay @ Hyde Park Art Center
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Cocktails and Clay. 8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Drinks, dancing, and working with clay. For more information, e-mail [...]
61st Street Farmer’s Market 3:00 am
61st Street Farmer’s Market
Dec 15 @ 3:00 am – 8:00 am
61st Street Farmer’s Market. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 61st Street, between Blackstone and Dorchester Avenues, 773-241-6044, experimentalstation.org. Link and Senior Farmer’s Market Coupons accepted. Link purchases [...]
Lego Architects 4:00 am
Lego Architects @ Robie House
Dec 15 @ 4:00 am – 6:00 am
Lego Architects. 10 a.m.-noon, Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, gowright.org, $5 per child, free for accompanying adults. Kids ages 6 and up (accompanied [...]
Adult Book Discussion 7:00 am
Adult Book Discussion @ Blackstone Library
Dec 15 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am
Adult Book Discussion. 1-2:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants will discuss Helen Simonson’s “Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand.”
“SHoP Is Moving” Closing Party 7:00 am
“SHoP Is Moving” Closing Party @ Southside Hub of Production,
Dec 15 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
“SHoP Is Moving” Closing Party. 1-11 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org, $10 dance party admission. A showcasing of artists from [...]
Hyde Park Historical Society Annual Holiday Party 8:00 am
Hyde Park Historical Society Ann… @ Hyde Park Historical Society
Dec 15 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Hyde Park Historical Society Annual Holiday Party. 2-4 p.m., Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave., hydeparkhistory.org. Bring stories and refreshments to share. [...]
Play. “Red Rose, White Rose.” 10:00 am
Play. “Red Rose, White Rose.” @ International House, Assembly Hall
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Play. “Red Rose, White Rose.” 4 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, $5 at the door. A performance of Zhang Ailing’s [...]
Caroling with the Carillon 11:00 am
Caroling with the Carillon @ Rockefeller Chapel, east lawn
Dec 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Caroling with the Carillon. 5 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, east lawn, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A chance to sing carols to the tower carillon [...]
Annual Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration 4:30 am
Annual Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Dec 16 @ 4:30 am – 10:00 am
Annual Pre-Kwanzaa Celebration. 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, free. Featuring musical dance performances as well [...]
Sundays At Rockefeller 5:00 am
Sundays At Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 16 @ 5:00 am – 6:15 am
Sundays At Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with Rockefeller Chapel Choir and organ and carillon music.
Kids Reunion Party 9:00 am
Kids Reunion Party @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Kids Reunion Party. 3-6 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org. Giving kids a chance to celebrate and say goodbye to Fenn [...]
Auditions for Neil Simon’s comedy, “The Good Doctor.” 10:00 am
Auditions for Neil Simon’s comed…
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Auditions for Neil Simon’s comedy, “The Good Doctor.” 4-8 p.m., 5615 S. Woodlawn Ave, hydeparkcommunityplayers.org. An audition for the Hyde Park Community Players’ April production. [...]
Pipes for the Season 11:00 am
Pipes for the Season @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Pipes for the Season. 5-6 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Seasonal music in the candlelit Chapel, performed by Thomas Weisflog.
Interview, Musical Performance and CD Signing. “The Experience with the Rance Allen Group.” 12:30 pm
Interview, Musical Performance a… @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Dec 16 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Interview, Musical Performance and CD Signing. “The Experience with the Rance Allen Group.” 6:30 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., [...]
Sunday Evening Meditation Class 1:30 pm
Sunday Evening Meditation Class @ Chaturanga Holistic Fitness , no. 302
Dec 16 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Sunday Evening Meditation Class. 7:30 p.m., Chaturanga Holistic Fitness, 1525 E. 55th St., no. 302, samathachicago@gmail.com, free. A graduated practice of mindfulness of breathing. Beginners [...]
Tot Lot 3:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 17 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
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 [...]
Open Screen Printing 12:00 pm
Open Screen Printing @ Southside Hub of Production, second floor screen printing studio,
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Screen Printing. 6-10 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, second floor screen printing studio, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org. SHoP resident artist Sean Hernandez will [...]
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club 12:30 pm
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book… @ Blackstone Library
Dec 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants will discuss George Effinger’s “When Gravity Fails.”
Shambala Meditation 1:00 pm
Shambala Meditation @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Shambala Meditation. 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.
Mindfulness Meditation 8:00 am
Mindfulness Meditation @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 18 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am
Mindfulness Meditation. 8-8:20 a.m., every Tuesday, Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-5143. Students wanting to practice meditation in a group are welcome to drop [...]
Holiday Story Crafts 10:00 am
Holiday Story Crafts @ Blackstone Library
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Holiday Story Crafts. 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Stories and crafts open to children ages 5 and up.
Lakeside Quilting Guild 12:30 pm
Lakeside Quilting Guild @ Treasure Island, basement
Dec 18 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Lakeside Quilting Guild. 6:30-9 p.m., Treasure Island, basement, 1526 E. 55th St., lakesidequiltingguild.weebly.com, $20 annual membership fee.
Zen Meditation 11:00 am
Zen Meditation @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Zen Meditation. 5-6:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free.
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Ci… @ Blackstone Library
Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Writers’ Circle 1:00 pm
Writers’ Circle @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Writers’ Circle. 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.
Toddler Time 4:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 20 @ 4:30 am – 5:30 am
Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program Info Session 6:00 am
University of Chicago Urban Teac… @ Chapin Hall, Room 119
Dec 20 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
University of Chicago Urban Teacher Education Program Info Session. Noon-1 p.m., Chapin Hall, Room 119, 1313 E.60th St., 773-834-1416, utep.uchicago.edu. Visitors can learn more about [...]
Third Thursday 11:30 am
Third Thursday @ Smart Museum of Art
Dec 20 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Third Thursday. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, smartmuseum.uchicago.edu, free. Create your own origami and collages alongside snacks and music. [...]
Tot Lot 3:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 21 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
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 [...]
Worldwide Didgeridoo Meditation 10:00 am
Worldwide Didgeridoo Meditation @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Worldwide Didgeridoo Meditation. 4-7 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. An hour of sound healing meditation, with Australian didgeridoos, drums, gongs, and [...]
Game Day 4:00 am
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
Dec 22 @ 4:00 am – 10:30 am
Game Day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Play board games including Settlers of Catan, Munchkin, Zombies, Talisman, Ticket to [...]
Lego Architects 4:00 am
Lego Architects @ Robie House
Dec 22 @ 4:00 am – 6:00 am
Lego Architects. 10 a.m.-noon, Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, gowright.org, $5 per child, free for accompanying adults. Kids ages 6 and up (accompanied [...]
Brunch with Santa 5:30 am
Brunch with Santa @ Chant
Dec 22 @ 5:30 am – 8:30 am
Brunch with Santa. 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Chant, 1509 E. 53rd St., 773-324-1999, $20 adults, $14 children 12 and under, free for children under 5 (tax [...]
Zen Meditation 11:00 am
Zen Meditation @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Zen Meditation. 5-6:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free.
Knitting and Needle Crafters Circle 12:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafters Circle @ Blackstone Library
Dec 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafters Circle. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Kwanzaa Story Crafts 8:00 am
Kwanzaa Story Crafts @ Blackstone Library
Dec 27 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Kwanzaa Story Crafts. 2 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
LamaSeuss: Fine Feathered Friends 8:00 am
LamaSeuss: Fine Feathered Friends @ Oriental Institute
Dec 27 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
LamaSeuss: Fine Feathered Friends. 2 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, oi.uchicago.edu. Families can hear a reading of the Cat in the Hat [...]
Sacred Heart Shapenote Singing 1:00 pm
Sacred Heart Shapenote Singing @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sacred Heart Shapenote Singing. 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.
Weekly Meditation Class 1:30 pm
Weekly Meditation Class @ Chaturanga Holistic Fitness No. 302
Dec 30 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Weekly Meditation Class. 7:30 p.m., Chaturanga Holistic Fitness, 1525 E. 55th, No. 302, samathachicago@gmail.com, free. A graduated practice of mindfulness of breathing. Beginners welcome at [...]
Empty House Party 12:00 pm
Empty House Party @ Southside Hub of Production
Dec 31 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Empty House Party. 6 p.m.-midnight, Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.