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6th Annual Chicago International Education Conference. 8:00 am
6th Annual Chicago International… @ International House, Assembly Hall
Nov 1 @ 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
6th Annual Chicago International Education Conference. 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-702-7721, free. Director and producer Jenny M. Buccos [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 1 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 1 @ 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 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Nov 1 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers. 1-1:30 p.m. and 1:45-2:15 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St, 773-702-2100. Muslim Friday prayers.
Diwali: The Indian Festival of Lights 5:30 pm
Diwali: The Indian Festival of L… @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Diwali: The Indian Festival of Lights. 5:30-7 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A celebration of the Hindu holiday Diwali. Featuring a [...]
Authors Talk 6:00 pm
Authors Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Authors Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Authors Robert J. Richards and Michael Ruse discuss evolution and the Gaia [...]
Film Screening. 7:00 pm
Film Screening. @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
Nov 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Film Screening. 7 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596. Video artist Lori Felker presents a selection of her work.
Concert 7:30 pm
Concert @ Mandel Hall
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8068, $35 general admission, $5 students. Spain’s Casals Quartet performs Haydn, Debussy and more with classical [...]
“The Winning Words Initiative: A Midwest Regional Resource Network for Pre-Collegiate Philosophy.” 8:45 am
“The Winning Words Initiative: A… @ Mandel Hall
Nov 2 @ 8:45 am – 4:30 pm
“The Winning Words Initiative: A Midwest Regional Resource Network for Pre-Collegiate Philosophy.” 8:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St. A series of talks [...]
Game Day 10:00 am
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Game Day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance to play board games for adults and kids 9 and [...]
Family Day: Kite Flight 1:00 pm
Family Day: Kite Flight @ Smart Museum of Art
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Day: Kite Flight. 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Families create kites out of recycled plastic bags with [...]
Workshop. Sketching in the Mesopotamian Gallery — Faces and Figures 1:00 pm
Workshop. Sketching in the Mesop… @ Oriental Institute
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Workshop. Sketching in the Mesopotamian Gallery — Faces and Figures. 1-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $25 non-members, $20 members. A sketching [...]
Workshop. “Sketching in the Mesopotamian Gallery–Faces and Figures.” 1:00 pm
Workshop. “Sketching in the Meso… @ Oriental Institute
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Workshop. “Sketching in the Mesopotamian Gallery–Faces and Figures.” Hone your sketching skills while developing a new appreciation for art and artifacts created thousands of years [...]
Gallery Talk 2:00 pm
Gallery Talk @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gallery Talk. 2-5 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org. Raub Welch, curator of the museum’s exhibit, “The Endangered [...]
Symposium. “Living with the Past: How the Ancient Middle East Shaped Our World.” 2:00 pm
Symposium. “Living with the Past… @ Oriental Institute
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Symposium. “Living with the Past: How the Ancient Middle East Shaped Our World.” Inspired by the special exhibit, Our Work: Modern Jobs – Ancient Origins, [...]
An Evening of Bulgarian Puppetry 3:00 pm
An Evening of Bulgarian Puppetry @ International House, Assembly Hall
Nov 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
An Evening of Bulgarian Puppetry. International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., 773-753-2274.
Author Talk 3:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Nov 2 @ 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. Ytasha Womack, author of “Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy [...]
Gallery Tour 6:30 pm
Gallery Tour @ Oriental Institute
Nov 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Gallery Tour. 6:30-7 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. A tour focusing on highlights of the museum’s collection. Participants meet in the [...]
Highlight Tour Gallery 6:30 pm
Highlight Tour Gallery @ International House, lobby
Nov 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Highlight Tour Gallery. International House, lobby, 1155 E. 58th St., 6:30-7 p.m., 773-834-9777.
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Sunday at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with excerpts of Durufle’s Requiem. 
Founder’s Day 12:00 pm
Founder’s Day @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Nov 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Founder’s Day. Noon-5 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org. A celebration of the birthday of museum founder Dr. [...]
Art Class 12:30 pm
Art Class @ Hyde Park Art Center
Nov 3 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Art Class. Slabwork with Amanda Gentry. 12:30-4:30 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Gentry, the artist [...]
Family event. “Little Scribe.” 2:00 pm
Family event. “Little Scribe.” @ Oriental Institute
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Family event. “Little Scribe.” Presentations and guided writing-themed tours begin at 2, 2:30, 3, and 3:30 p.m. Recommended for families with youths aged 9 to [...]
Family Program: Little Scribe 2:00 pm
Family Program: Little Scribe @ Oriental Institute
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Program: Little Scribe. 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Participants learn about the roots and development of writing. Presentations and [...]
Concert 3:00 pm
Concert @ Fulton Hall
Nov 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Concert. 3-4:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. The New Music Ensemble performs.
New Music Ensemble 3:00 pm
New Music Ensemble @ Fulton Hall
Nov 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
New Music Ensemble. Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 3-4:30 p.m., 773-702-8484.
Roman Catholic Mass 5:00 pm
Roman Catholic Mass @ Calvert House
Nov 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Roman Catholic Mass. 11 a.m.-noon, 5-6 p.m. and 9-10 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave., 773-702-2011, uofccatholic.com. 
Holy Communion Service 6:00 pm
Holy Communion Service @ Bond Chapel
Nov 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Holy Communion Service. 6-7 p.m., Bond Chapel 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. For more information contact Robert Kinney by calling 773-771-0771 or sending an [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 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 [...]
Conversation with Gov. Lincoln Chafee 12:00 pm
Conversation with Gov. Lincoln C… @ Ida Noyes Hall, Library
Nov 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Conversation with Gov. Lincoln Chafee. Noon-1:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, Library, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, free. An off-the-record conversation with the Rhode Island Democrat. [...]
Seminar. Improvisation and Repetition 3:30 pm
Seminar. Improvisation and Repet… @ Franke Institute for the Humanities, Regenstein Library, Room S-102
Nov 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Seminar. Improvisation and Repetition. 3:30-5 p.m., Franke Institute for the Humanities, Regenstein Library, Room S-102, 1100 E. 57th St., 773-702-3662. 
Lecture. “Maternal Mortality in the Context of Conflict.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Maternal Mortality in … @ Harper Memorial Library, Room 130
Nov 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Maternal Mortality in the Context of Conflict.” 4:30-5:30 p.m., Harper Memorial Library, Room 130, 1116 E. 59th St., 773-702-8296. Midwife Kylea Liese presents a [...]
Lecture. “Moral Authority in an Age of Ethnocentric Anxeity.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Moral Authority in an … @ Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room
Nov 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Moral Authority in an Age of Ethnocentric Anxeity.” 4:30 p.m., Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Richard B. Miller, [...]
Hydrofracking: What Everyone Needs to Know 6:00 pm
Hydrofracking: What Everyone Nee… @ International House, Assembly Hall
Nov 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hydrofracking: What Everyone Needs to Know. Presented by author Alex Prud’homme, International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St. 6-8 p.m., 773-753-2274.
Concert 7:00 pm
Concert @ Arts Incubator
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. 7-9 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd, 773-702-2787, free. The Xavier Breaker Coalition performs as part of the incubator’s First Mondays Jazz Series. [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 5 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 5 @ 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 [...]
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Beginner Level 10:00 am
Community Yoga with Chaturanga S… @ Arts Incubator
Nov 5 @ 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 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Nov 5 @ 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.
Restorative Yoga 4:30 pm
Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 5 @ 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.
Tea and Pipes 4:30 pm
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
Nov 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Tea and Pipes. 4:30-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Tea and biscuits accompanied by organ music.
Homeless Food Run 6:00 pm
Homeless Food Run @ Calvert House
Nov 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Homeless Food Run. 6-8:30 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave, 773-288-2311, uofccatholic.com. Those attending prepare and pass out bagged meals for the city’s needy. [...]
Author Talk 7:00 pm
Author Talk @ Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room
Nov 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Author Talk. 7-9:30 p.m., Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room, 1025 E. 58th St. Michael Sugich, author of “Signs on the Horizon,” presents a talk [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 6 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 6 @ 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 [...]
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1 12:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga S… @ Arts Incubator
Nov 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1. Noon-1 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Kara Schmidt teaches yoga.
Human Trafficking Informational Open House and Discussion 12:00 pm
Human Trafficking Informational … @ School of Social Service Administration, Lobby
Nov 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Human Trafficking Informational Open House and Discussion. Noon-4 p.m., School of Social Service Administration, Lobby, 969 E. 60th St. Featuring a panel discussion moderated by [...]
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity … @ Swift Hall, Common Room
Nov 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. Noon, Swift Hall, Common Room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. U. of C. anthropologist Stephan Palmie presents.
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner 12:30 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 6 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. 12:30-1 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. An organ performance.
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class. 6-7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A class on mindfulness of breathing. 
Talk 6:30 pm
Talk @ Logan Center
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Talk. 6:30-7:30 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-4672. Spoken word performer and author Kip Fulbeck presents. Followed by a book signing. For more [...]
Talk 6:30 pm
Talk @ Logan Center
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Talk. 6:30-7:30 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-4672. Spoken word performer and author Kip Fulbeck presents. Followed by a book signing. For more [...]
Wednesday Night Family Story Time 6:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring picture books and songs for children ages 3 to [...]
Concert 7:00 pm
Concert @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 7-9:30 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org. The Bridge #2 ensemble performs.
Lecture 7:00 pm
Lecture @ Oriental Institute
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “Chronologies of Collapse: Climate Change and the late Third Millennium BCE Ancient Near East.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. [...]
Lecture. “Chronologies of Collapse: Climate Change and the late Third Millennium BCE Ancient Near East. 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Chronologies of Collap… @ Oriental Institute
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “Chronologies of Collapse: Climate Change and the late Third Millennium BCE Ancient Near East. 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. [...]
Lecture. “The New York Times’ David Sanger on Syria, Iran and the NSA.” 7:00 pm
Lecture. “The New York Times’ Da… @ Quadrangle Club
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lecture. “The New York Times’ David Sanger on Syria, Iran and the NSA.” 7-8 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671, free. Register at [...]
Panel Presentation and Discussion “Racism in the 21st Century.” 7:00 pm
Panel Presentation and Discussio… @ First Unitarian Church, Hull Chapel
Nov 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Panel Presentation and Discussion “Racism in the 21st Century.” 7-9 p.m., First Unitarian Church, Hull Chapel, 5650 S. Woodlawn Ave, $10 suggested contribution. A panel [...]
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme 8:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
Nov 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, such as readings, spoken word, open [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 7 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 7 @ 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Nov 7 @ 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.
Gallery Talk 12:15 pm
Gallery Talk @ Oriental Institute Museum
Nov 7 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Talk. 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Emily Teeter, research associate at the Oriental Institute, discusses the museum’s exhibit, [...]
Lunchtime Traveler Series 12:15 pm
Lunchtime Traveler Series @ Oriental Institute
Nov 7 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunchtime Traveler Series. Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 12:15-1 p.m., 773-702-9507.
Tea Time Concert Series 4:30 pm
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Nov 7 @ 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. With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.
Bookmakers 5:30 pm
Bookmakers @ Smart Museum of Art
Nov 7 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Bookmakers. 5:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-70-20200, free. Featuring a discussion with interpreter-in-residence Matt Austin about bookmaking and an exploration [...]
Diasporal Rhythms Gallery Encounters: Influences —African and Otherwise. 6:00 pm
Diasporal Rhythms Gallery Encoun… @ Logan Center, Gallery 107
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Diasporal Rhythms Gallery Encounters: Influences —African and Otherwise. 6-7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Gallery 107, 773-702-2787, free. Painter Julian Williams, art collector Dan Parker and curator [...]
Lecture. “The Evolution and Reform of Health Care Delivery: From Marcus Welby to Hospitalists and Back Again.” 6:00 pm
Lecture. “The Evolution and Refo… @ International House, Coulter Lounge
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “The Evolution and Reform of Health Care Delivery: From Marcus Welby to Hospitalists and Back Again.” 6-7 p.m., International House, Coulter Lounge, 1414 E. [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 8 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 8 @ 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 [...]
Gallery Talk. Object/Subjective 12:00 pm
Gallery Talk. Object/Subjective @ Smart Museum of Art
Nov 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Talk. Object/Subjective. Noon-1 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Artist Zachary Cahill and Hanna Feldman, of Northwestern University, present [...]
A.W.E. African Art and Cuisine 7:00 pm
A.W.E. African Art and Cuisine @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A.W.E. African Art and Cuisine. 7-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org, $20 general admission, $15 advance registration. [...]
Performances. Sounding Light 7:00 pm
Performances. Sounding Light @ Hyde Park Art Center
Nov 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Performances. Sounding Light. 7-9 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org, free. Featuring performances of light, projection music and sound by [...]
Concert 7:30 pm
Concert @ Mandel Hall
Nov 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8068, $35 general admission, $5 students. Lutenist Elizabeth Kenny joins British ensemble Fretwork to perform music [...]
Lecture. “Justice for Genocide: A Survivor’s Story.” 7:30 pm
Lecture. “Justice for Genocide: … @ University Church
Nov 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Lecture. “Justice for Genocide: A Survivor’s Story.” 7:30-9:30 p.m., University Church, 5655 S. University Ave., 773-702-7721. Anselmo Roldán Aguilar of the Association for Justice and [...]
Friday Staged Reading 8:00 pm
Friday Staged Reading @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Nov 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Staged Reading. “Selected Short Works” @ Augustana Lutheran Church Nov 8 @ 8 pm – 9:30 pm Staged Reading. “Selected Short Works” 8 p.m., [...]
Staged Reading. “Selected Short Works by Rachel Baker.” 8:00 pm
Staged Reading. “Selected Short … @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Nov 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Staged Reading. “Selected Short Works by Rachel Baker.” 8 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave.,hydeparkcommunityplayers.org,  $5 general admission. Short works and part of [...]
Off the Record: A Listening Party 7:30 pm
Off the Record: A Listening Party @ Arts Incubator
Nov 9 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Off the Record: A Listening Party. 7:30-11 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd, 773-702-2787, free. A party for the limited release album, “Tim Kinsella [...]
Concert 10:00 am
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 [...]
Lecture. “Maimonides and His Predecessors on Martyrdom.” 10:30 am
Lecture. “Maimonides and His Pre… @ 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 [...]
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists 2:00 pm
Family Program: Junior Archaeolo… @ 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 [...]
Talk on Camp Douglas: “Chicago and the Civil War.” 2:00 pm
Talk on Camp Douglas: “Chicago a… @ 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 [...]
Concert 3:00 pm
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 [...]
Spektral Quartet 3:00 pm
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.” 5:00 pm
Lecture. “Living History: Modern… @ 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 [...]
Lecture. “Reimagining the African-Atlantic Archive: Method, Concept, Ontology 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Reimagining the Africa… @ 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 [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
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 [...]
Author Talk 3:00 pm
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 [...]
Mostra IV 4:30 pm
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 5:00 pm
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 [...]
Mouth Thought 6:30 pm
Mouth Thought @ Blackstone Library
Nov 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Mouth Thought. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A poetry reading event for teens and adults. Participants are invited to read [...]
Conversation 7:00 pm
Conversation @ Calvert House
Nov 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Conversation. 7-8 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave., free. A discussion with two priests about Just War Theory. For more information, contact Pat Lagges [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 12 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 12 @ 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 [...]
Preschool Story Time 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Nov 12 @ 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.
Film Screening and Performance. “Our Fires Still Burn.” 6:00 pm
Film Screening and Performance. … @ International House
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Film Screening and Performance. “Our Fires Still Burn.” 6-11 p.m., International House, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. Featuring a dance performance, taco dinner and 6:45 [...]
Film screening. “Our Fires Still Burn: The Native American Experience.” 6:00 pm
Film screening. “Our Fires Still… @ International House, Assembly Hall
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Film screening. “Our Fires Still Burn: The Native American Experience.” Directed and produced by Audrey Geyer, “Our Fires Still Burn” dispels the myth that American [...]
Lecture. “Justice Interrupted: The Past and Future of Democracy Movements in the Middle East 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Justice Interrupted: T… @ Social Science Research Building, Room 122
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Justice Interrupted: The Past and Future of Democracy Movements in the Middle East. 6-7 p.m., Social Science Research Building, Room 122, 1126 E. 59th [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 13 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 13 @ 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 [...]
Lecture. “Processes of Social Change in Bolivia.” 12:00 pm
Lecture. “Processes of Social Ch… @ Social Science Research Building, Tea Room
Nov 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. “Processes of Social Change in Bolivia.” Noon-1:30 p.m., Social Science Research Building, Tea Room, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-8420. Bolivian union leader and activist [...]
Lunch with Mr. Skinner 12:00 pm
Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 13 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Lunch with Mr. Skinner. Bring your lunch, relax, and enjoy —beverages provided. The carillon is played from noon, so you’ll hear the sweet sounds of [...]
Lecture. “Becoming ‘Copwise’: How the Urban Poor Negotiate Hyper-Policing in Everyday Life.” 4:15 pm
Lecture. “Becoming ‘Copwise’: Ho… @ Stuart Hall, Room 104
Nov 13 @ 4:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Lecture. “Becoming ‘Copwise’: How the Urban Poor Negotiate Hyper-Policing in Everyday Life.” 4:15-6:15 p.m., Stuart Hall, Room 104, 5835 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-5116, free. Sociology [...]
Activities Night. Epic Wednesday 5:00 pm
Activities Night. Epic Wednesday @ Oriental Institute Museum
Nov 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Activities Night. Epic Wednesday. 5-8 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $15 non-members/$12 members advance tickets, $20 non-members/$15 members tickets at the [...]
Epic Wednesday. Exclusively for adults 5:00 pm
Epic Wednesday. Exclusively for … @ Oriental Institute
Nov 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Epic Wednesday. Exclusively for adults, this new 21-and-over evening event offers visitors open access to the Museum with unique entertainment and engaging hands-on activities that [...]
Global voices 6:00 pm
Global voices @ International House, Assembly Hall
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Global voices. Sociologist Sudhir Venkatesh will discuss his book “Floating City: A Rogue Sociologist Lost and Found in New York’s Underground Economy.” International House, Assembly [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle 6:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Ci… @ Blackstone Library
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Activities for beginner and experienced knitters. 
Lecture. “Floating City: A Rogue Sociologist Lost and Found in New York’s Underground Economy.” 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Floating City: A Rogue… @ International Hosue, Assembly Hall
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lecture. “Floating City: A Rogue Sociologist Lost and Found in New York’s Underground Economy.” 6-8 p.m., International Hosue, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, [...]
Wednesday Night Family Story Time 6:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring picture books and songs for children ages 3 to [...]
“An Iliad” (Preview) 7:30 pm
“An Iliad” (Preview) @ Court Theatre
Nov 13 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
“An Iliad” (Preview). Timothy Edward Kane returns to reprise his award-winning performance in this highly revival of Artistic Director Charles Newell’s critically acclaimed 2011 production. [...]
Concert 8:00 pm
Concert @ Bond Chapel
Nov 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. 8 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8670, free. Yumiko Tanaka and Yoko Reikano Kimura perform the shamisen, a Japanese instrument similar to [...]
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme 8:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
Nov 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, such as readings, spoken word, open [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 14 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 14 @ 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Nov 14 @ 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.
“Joe Scarborough and The Right Path: A Conversation with David.” 11:30 am
“Joe Scarborough and The Right P… @ Ida Noyes Hall, Cloister Club
Nov 14 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
“Joe Scarborough and The Right Path: A Conversation with David.” 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, Cloister Club, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, free. Scarborough, [...]
Gentle Yoga 4:00 pm
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Nov 14 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free.
Lecture. “Ballads, Nations and Histories of Form.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Ballads, Nations and H… @ Rosenwald Hall, Room 205
Nov 14 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Ballads, Nations and Histories of Form.” 4:30-6 p.m., Rosenwald Hall, Room 205, 1101 E. 58th St., 773-702-8537, free. Meredith Martin, of Princeton University, presents. [...]
Lecture. “Why Disability? Or, Who Should and Should Not Inhabit the World?” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Why Disability? Or, Wh… @ Classics Building, Room 110
Nov 14 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Why Disability? Or, Who Should and Should Not Inhabit the World?” 4:30-6:30 p.m., Classics Building, Room 110, 1010 E. 59th St. Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, of [...]
Tea Time Concert Series 4:30 pm
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Nov 14 @ 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. With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.
Author Talk. “Wrong: Nine Economic Policy Disasters and What We Can Learn From Them.” 6:00 pm
Author Talk. “Wrong: Nine Econom… @ International House, Assembly Hall
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Author Talk. “Wrong: Nine Economic Policy Disasters and What We Can Learn From Them.” 6-7:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, [...]
Film Screening and Discussion. “Gasland 2.” 7:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “… @ Cobb Lecture Hall, Room 307
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “Gasland 2.” 7-9 p.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, Room 307, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-7721. A screening of director Josh Fox’s 2013 [...]
Lecture 7:00 pm
Lecture @ St.Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church
Nov 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lecture. 7 p.m., St.Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 5472 S. Kimbark Ave., 773-324-2626, free. Richard Cahan, author of “Edgar Miller and the Handmade Home: Chicago’s [...]
Dance and Opera Performance. “Traviata.” 8:00 pm
Dance and Opera Performance. “Tr… @ Logan Center, Peformance Hall
Nov 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dance and Opera Performance. “Traviata.” 8 p.m., Logan Center, Peformance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $15 general admission, $5 students. Tickets for sale at [...]
Open House 9:30 pm
Open House @ Ray Elementary School
Nov 14 @ 9:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Open House. 9:30-10:30 a.m., Ray Elementary School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave., 773-535-0970. A tour for prospective parents, starting in the school’s cafeteria.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 15 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 15 @ 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 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Nov 15 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers. 1-1:30 p.m. and 1:45-2:15 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St, 773-702-2100. Muslim Friday prayers.
Poet Talk 3:00 pm
Poet Talk @ Taft House, Room 102
Nov 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Poet Talk. 3-4:30 p.m., Taft House, Room 102, 935 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. British poet Keston Sutherland presents.
Open Rehearsal 3:30 pm
Open Rehearsal @ Fulton Hall
Nov 15 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Open Rehearsal. 3:30-5 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484. An open rehearsal by the Spektral Quartet string ensemble, moderated by U. of C. [...]
Poet Reading 6:00 pm
Poet Reading @ Midway Studios, Room 108
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Poet Reading. 6 p.m., Midway Studios, Room 108, 929 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. British poet Keston Sutherland presents alongside an emerging writer from the [...]
Film Screening and Q and A. “Hoodwinked.” 6:30 pm
Film Screening and Q and A. “Hoo… @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Nov 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Film Screening and Q and A. “Hoodwinked.” 6:30-8:30 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org. A screening of the [...]
Opera. “Carmen.” 6:30 pm
Opera. “Carmen.” @ International House, Assembly Hall
Nov 15 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Opera. “Carmen.” 6:30-9:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, $50 VIP, $30 general admission, $20 students and seniors. The American Chamber [...]
Book Launch 7:30 pm
Book Launch @ Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Book Launch. 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. With short story authors Amina Cain and Veronica Gonzalez.
Global Health Film Festival 12:00 pm
Global Health Film Festival @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Global Health Film Festival. Noon-11 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., free. A festival to raise awareness of domestic and international [...]
Family Program: Ancient Game Night 6:00 pm
Family Program: Ancient Game Night @ Oriental Institute
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Program: Ancient Game Night. 6-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $3 for non-members, free for members and participants under age 8. [...]
Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) 8:00 pm
Hyde Park Community Players pres… @ University Church
Nov 16 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play in English by Christopher Hampton, directed by Laura MacGregor. Based on an 18th [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
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 [...]
Film Screening. “The Flat.” 12:30 pm
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 [...]
Intro to Mindfulness- Monday Series III 1:00 pm
Intro to Mindfulness- Monday Ser… @ 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 [...]
Interfaith Community Service 5:30 pm
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 [...]
Author Reading 6:00 pm
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 [...]
An Iliad 7:30 am
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 9:00 am
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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
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 [...]
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Beginner Level 10:00 am
Community Yoga with Chaturanga S… @ 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 10:30 am
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 4:30 pm
A Commemoration of the 150th Ann… @ 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. [...]
ecture. “Olympic Urbanization: A View from Rio de Janeiro’s Western Frontier.” 4:30 pm
ecture. “Olympic Urbanization: A… @ 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 [...]
Restorative Yoga 4:30 pm
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.
CPS Information Session and Meet and Greet 6:00 pm
CPS Information Session and Meet… @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
CPS Information Session and Meet and Greet. 6-7:30 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave. For elementary schools serving Hyde Park and Kenwood. [...]
Chicago Storytelling Guild meeting 7:30 pm
Chicago Storytelling Guild meeting @ Regents Park
Nov 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Chicago Storytelling Guild meeting. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Regents Park, 5050 S. Lake Shore Dr. Participants learn about the art of story telling and share their own [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 20 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 20 @ 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 [...]
Committed Knitters 12:00 pm
Committed Knitters @ Arts Incuabtor
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Committed Knitters. Noon-3 p.m., Arts Incuabtor, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-2787, free. A chance to learn the basics of knitting and crocheting. Presented by the [...]
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1 12:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga S… @ Arts Incubator
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1. Noon-1 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Kara Schmidt teaches yoga.
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1 12:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga S… @ Arts Incubator
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1. Noon-1 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Kara Schmidt teaches yoga.
Lecture. “1986: A Turning Point in Israeli Literature and Culture.” 12:00 pm
Lecture. “1986: A Turning Point … @ Harper Memorial Library, Room 141
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lecture. “1986: A Turning Point in Israeli Literature and Culture.” Noon-1 p.m., Harper Memorial Library, Room 141, 1116 E. 59th St., 773-702-7108. Yigal Shevars, of [...]
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner 12:30 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 20 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. 12:30-1 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. An organ performance.
Workshop. “Firms, Friends or Family? Organizing a Business in Ancient Rome.” 4:00 pm
Workshop. “Firms, Friends or Fam… @ Classics Building, Room 110
Nov 20 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Workshop. “Firms, Friends or Family? Organizing a Business in Ancient Rome.” 4-7 p.m., Classics Building, Room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-834-8936. A presentation by [...]
Author Talk. “The Bully Pulpit.” 4:30 pm
Author Talk. “The Bully Pulpit.” @ Quadrangle Club
Nov 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Author Talk. “The Bully Pulpit.” 4:30-6 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671, free. Pulitzer Prize-winning Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of a book [...]
Author Talk 5:00 pm
Author Talk @ 57th Street Books
Nov 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 5-7 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300, semcoop.com. Merry White discusses her book, “Cooking for Crowds,” of which a 40th [...]
Discussion. “The Legacy of JFK 6:00 pm
Discussion. “The Legacy of JFK @ Quadrangle Club
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Discussion. “The Legacy of JFK, 50 Years After His Assassination.” 6 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671. Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Richard Reeves discusses [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle 6:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Ci… @ Blackstone Library
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Activities for beginner and experienced knitters. 
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle 6:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Ci… @ Blackstone Library
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Activities for beginner and experienced knitters. 
Panel Discussion. “Chicago: City of Big Data.” 6:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “Chicago: City… @ Logan Center Performance Hall
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “Chicago: City of Big Data.” 6-8 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., free. Faculty at the University of Chicago Medicine, [...]
Panel Discussion. “Chicago: City of Big Data.” 6:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “Chicago: City… @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “Chicago: City of Big Data.” 6-8 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., free. Faculty at the University of Chicago Medicine, [...]
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class. 6-7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A class on mindfulness of breathing. 
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class. 6-7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A class on mindfulness of breathing. 
Concert 6:30 pm
Concert @ Blackstone Library
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Concert. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Clarinetist Yonnjoo Rachel Song, cellist Martine Benmann and pianist Alice Sheu perform Johannes Brahms, [...]
Concert 6:30 pm
Concert @ Blackstone Library
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Concert. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Clarinetist Yoonjoo Rachel Song, cellist Martine Benmann and pianist Alice Sheu perform Johannes Brahms, [...]
Wednesday Night Family Story Time 6:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring picture books and songs for children ages 3 to [...]
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme 8:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe,
Nov 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, such as readings, spoken word, open [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 21 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 21 @ 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Nov 21 @ 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.
Lecture. “Making Cents of Art.” 12:00 pm
Lecture. “Making Cents of Art.” @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Room 289B
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. “Making Cents of Art.” Noon-1:20 p.m., Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Room 289B, 1155 E. 60th St., 773-702-1999, free. Alison Gerber, a doctoral [...]
Afterschool Story Breaks — Thanksgiving 4:00 pm
Afterschool Story Breaks — Thank… @ Blackstone Library
Nov 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afterschool Story Breaks — Thanksgiving. 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Stories, crafts and fun to mark Thanksgiving for children ages [...]
Gentle Yoga 4:00 pm
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Nov 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Time for quiet reflection, meditation and yoga.
Tea Time Concert Series 4:30 pm
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Nov 21 @ 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. With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.
Lecture. “Islamic Law and Gender in (Post) Islamic Egypt.” 5:00 pm
Lecture. “Islamic Law and Gender… @ Centers for Gender/Race Studies, Community Room 105
Nov 21 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Islamic Law and Gender in (Post) Islamic Egypt.” 5-7 p.m., Centers for Gender/Race Studies, Community Room 105, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-702-9936. Sarah Eltantawi, [...]
Third Thursday: Inflatable U 5:30 pm
Third Thursday: Inflatable U @ Smart Museum of Art
Nov 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Third Thursday: Inflatable U. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Using a work from the museum’s exhibit, “State of [...]
Conversation. “Double Down: Game Change 2012.” 6:00 pm
Conversation. “Double Down: Game… @ Quadrangle Club
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Conversation. “Double Down: Game Change 2012.” 6-7:30 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671, free. Time Magazine senior political analyst Mark Halperin and New [...]
Panel Discussion. “Illuminated Presence.” 6:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “Illuminated P… @ Arts Incubator
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Panel Discussion. “Illuminated Presence.” 6-7:30 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd, 773-702-2787. Krista Thompson, of Northwestern University, Allison Glenn, program manager at the Arts [...]
Poetry Reading 6:00 pm
Poetry Reading @ Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Poetry Reading. 6 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. Poet Fanny Howe reads from her work.
Worship Without Prerequisites 8:00 pm
Worship Without Prerequisites @ Bond Chapel
Nov 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Worship Without Prerequisites. 8-9 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100. A chance for those interested in progressive Christian theology and community to gather [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 22 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 22 @ 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 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Nov 22 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers. 1-1:30 p.m. and 1:45-2:15 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100. Muslim Friday prayers.
Poet Talk 1:00 pm
Poet Talk @ Taft House, Room 102
Nov 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Poet Talk. 1 p.m., Taft House, Room 102, 935 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. Poet Fanny Howe discusses her work.
Lecture. “Register, Root and Voicing in Post-Tonal Harmony.” 3:30 pm
Lecture. “Register, Root and Voi… @ Fulton Hall
Nov 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Register, Root and Voicing in Post-Tonal Harmony.” 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Robert Hasegawa, of McGill University, presents as [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Nov 22 @ 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. S. Lochlann Jain will discuss will discuss his book, “Malignant: How Cancer [...]
Film Screening 7:00 pm
Film Screening @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Film Screening. 7 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596. A screening of director Chris Sullivan’s animated feature about three people [...]
Hyde Park Supper Club 7:00 pm
Hyde Park Supper Club @ Hyde Park Union Church
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hyde Park Supper Club. 7 p.m., Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., supperclubhydepark.wordpress.com, $25 per person. An early Thanksgiving dinner with jazz music.  [...]
Concert. “Lumen de Lumine.” 8:00 pm
Concert. “Lumen de Lumine.” @ Hyde Park Union Church
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. “Lumen de Lumine.” 8 p.m., Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-363-6063, $35 reserved seats, $25 general admission, $15 students. The Chicago [...]
Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) 8:00 pm
Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Danger… @ University Church
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play in English by Christopher Hampton, directed by Laura MacGregor. Based on an 18th [...]
Play. “Doctor, Doctor, Give Me the News (I’ve Got a Bad Case of Wanting News).” 9:00 pm
Play. “Doctor, Doctor, Give Me t… @ University Church
Nov 22 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Play. “Doctor, Doctor, Give Me the News (I’ve Got a Bad Case of Wanting News).” 9 p.m., University Church, 5655 S. University Ave., 773-702-9315, $5. [...]
Author Talk 2:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Author Talk. 2-3 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Allen C. Shelton discusses his book, “Where the North Sea Touches Alabama.” [...]
Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play 4:00 pm
Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Danger… @ University Church
Nov 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play in English by Christopher Hampton, directed by Laura MacGregor. Based on an 18th [...]
J.S. Bach Project: Annual Celebration 4:30 pm
J.S. Bach Project: Annual Celebr…
Nov 23 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
J.S. Bach Project: Annual Celebration. 4:30-7:30 p.m., 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. U. of C. Piano Program students perform Bach preludes, inventions and sinfonias. [...]
Concert 8:00 pm
Concert @ Fulton Hall
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Concert. 8-10:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Cellist Dmitry Kouzov and pianist Dmitri Shteinberg perform Beethoven’s complete sonatas for cello and [...]
Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play 8:00 pm
Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Danger… @ University Church
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play in English by Christopher Hampton, directed by Laura MacGregor. Based on an 18th [...]
Hanukkah Fair 10:30 am
Hanukkah Fair @ Congregation Rodfei Zedek
Nov 24 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
Hanukkah Fair. 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Congregation Rodfei Zedek, 5220 S. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-752-2770. Gifts for all ages, including menorahs, candles, dreidels, toys, jewelry, games, [...]
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Sunday at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with organ music by Louis Vierne and George Oldroyd.
Concert 2:00 pm
Concert @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Concert. 2-4 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8068, $35 general admission, $5 students. Critically-acclaimed Israeli clarinetist Anat Cohen performs. Call 773-702-2787 [...]
Lecture. “The Six Extinctions.” 2:00 pm
Lecture. “The Six Extinctions.” @ Swift Hall, Room 106
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Lecture. “The Six Extinctions.” 2 p.m., Swift Hall, Room 106, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8670, free. U. of C anthropologist Joe Masco presents on topics [...]
Bach’s Christmas Oratorio 3:00 pm
Bach’s Christmas Oratorio @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Bach’s Christmas Oratorio. 3-5 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $50 series tickets, $20 general admission, free to students with ID. The Rockefeller [...]
Concert 3:00 pm
Concert @ International House, Assembly Hall
Nov 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Concert. 3 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, thechicagoensemble.org, $25 general admission, $10 students with ID, free for International House residents. [...]
Tellabration 3:00 pm
Tellabration @ Experimental Station
Nov 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Tellabration. 3-5 p.m. (for families and children) and 7-10 p.m. (for adults). Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave. To R.S.V.P. or volunteer, or for more [...]
Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play 4:00 pm
Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Danger… @ University Church
Nov 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play in English by Christopher Hampton, directed by Laura MacGregor. Based on an 18th [...]
Holy Communion Service 6:00 pm
Holy Communion Service @ Bond Chapel
Nov 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Holy Communion Service. 6-7 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. For more information, contact Robert Kinney by calling 773-771-0771 or sending an [...]
Concert 7:30 pm
Concert @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. 7:30-9 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. The Middle East Music Ensemble performs folk music from Turkey’s different regions [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Nov 24 @ 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. Saxophonist Eric Schneider performs. Presented by the [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 25 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 25 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 26 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 26 @ 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 [...]
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Beginner Level 10:00 am
Community Yoga with Chaturanga S… @ Arts Incubator
Nov 26 @ 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.
Restorative Yoga 4:30 pm
Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 26 @ 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, $5 suggested donation, free for students.
Sounds for Wellness 4:30 pm
Sounds for Wellness @ Smart Museum of Art
Nov 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Sounds for Wellness. 4:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Bagpiper Zachary Cahill performs.
Tea and Pipes 4:30 pm
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
Nov 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Tea and Pipes. 4:30-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Tea and biscuits served at 4 p.m., followed by organ music.
Homeless Food Run 6:00 pm
Homeless Food Run @ Calvert House
Nov 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Homeless Food Run. 6-8:30 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave., 773-288-2311,uofccatholic.com. Participants prepare and pass out bagged meals for the city’s needy.
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club 6:30 pm
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book… @ Blackstone Library
Nov 26 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants will discussion John Jackson Miller’s “Kenobi.”
67th Annual Latke-Hamantash Debate 7:30 pm
67th Annual Latke-Hamantash Debate @ Mandel Hall
Nov 26 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
67th Annual Latke-Hamantash Debate. 7:30-8:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., free. An annual U. of C. event in which academics meticulously debate the [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 27 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 27 @ 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 [...]
Committed Knitters 12:00 pm
Committed Knitters @ Arts Incubator
Nov 27 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Committed Knitters. Noon-3 pm., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-2787, free. A chance to learn the basics of knitting and crocheting. Presented by the [...]
Committed Knitters 12:00 pm
Committed Knitters @ Arts Incubator
Nov 27 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Committed Knitters. Noon-3 pm., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-2787, free. A chance to learn the basics of knitting and crocheting. Presented by the Southside [...]
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1 12:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga S… @ Arts Incubator
Nov 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1. Noon-1 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Kara Schmidt teaches yoga.
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1 12:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga S… @ Arts Incubator
Nov 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1. Noon-1 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Kara Schmidt teaches yoga.
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme 8:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
Nov 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, including readings, spoken word, open mics [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 28 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 28 @ 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 [...]
Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration 11:00 am
Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A tradition since 1928. Presented by the Hyde Park and Kenwood Interfaith [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 29 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Nov 29 @ 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 [...]
Auditions 4:00 pm
Auditions @ Quaker House
Nov 30 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Auditions. 4-8 p.m., Quaker House, 5615 S. Woodlawn Ave., free, hydeparkcommunityplayers.org. For the Hyde Park Community Players’ April production of “Romeo and Juliet. Audition materials [...]