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Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 2 @ 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
Dec 2 @ 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
Dec 3 @ 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
Dec 3 @ 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
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
Committed Knitters 12:00 pm
Committed Knitters @ Arts Incubator
Dec 4 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Committed Knitters. Noon-3 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-2787, free. A chance to learn the basics of knitting and crocheting. Program of the [...]
Workshop. “What Could it Mean to Talk about the Theory of the Firm in Historial Context.” 4:00 pm
Workshop. “What Could it Mean to… @ Regenstein Library, Room 122A-B
Dec 4 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Workshop. “What Could it Mean to Talk about the Theory of the Firm in Historial Context.” 4-7 p.m., Regenstein Library, Room 122A-B, 1100 E. 57th [...]
Auditions 5:00 pm
Auditions @ Quaker House
Dec 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Auditions. 5-9 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 [...]
Auditions 5:00 pm
Auditions @ Quaker House
Dec 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Auditions. 5-9 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 [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Author Talk. 6-6:45 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, free. Susan O’Connor Davis, author of “Chicago’s Historic Hyde Park,” and architect John [...]
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Dec 4 @ 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. 
Gallery Tour 6:30 pm
Gallery Tour @ Oriental Institute
Dec 4 @ 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 [...]
Author reception 6:45 pm
Author reception @ Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House
Dec 4 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Author reception. 6:45-8 p.m., Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, free. With Susan O’Connor, author of “Chicago’s Historic Hyde Park” and [...]
Concert 7:00 pm
Concert @ International House, Assembly Hall
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. 7-9 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, $7 general admission, $5 advance tickets with U. of C. ID. Campus a [...]
Lecture. “The Long Defeat: The Fall of the Roman Empire in East and West.” 7:00 pm
Lecture. “The Long Defeat: The F… @ Oriental Institute
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “The Long Defeat: The Fall of the Roman Empire in East and West.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. Clifford [...]
Film Screenings and Performances. “Black Power! In Tribute to Fred Hampton.” 8:00 pm
Film Screenings and Performances… @ Logan Center
Dec 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Film Screenings and Performances. “Black Power! In Tribute to Fred Hampton.” 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring screenings of “From [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
A Conversation on Careers in Public Service 12:00 pm
A Conversation on Careers in Pub… @ Institute of Politics
Dec 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
A Conversation on Careers in Public Service. Noon-1 p.m., Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. Raj Goyle, a former Kansas state representative [...]
Get Help with the Affordable Care Act 12:00 pm
Get Help with the Affordable Car… @ Blackstone Library
Dec 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Get Help with the Affordable Care Act. Noon-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 1-312-747-0511. A chance to get help signing up for [...]
Gallery Talk 12:15 pm
Gallery Talk @ Oriental Institute Museum
Dec 5 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Talk. 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Abbas Alizadeh, senior research associate of the Oriental Institute, presents. Those attending [...]
Book Talk 4:30 pm
Book Talk @ Office of Multicultural Student Affairs
Dec 5 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Book Talk. 4:30-6 p.m., Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-702-8063. Walter Johnson, of Harvard University, discusses his new book, “River of [...]
Concert 4:30 pm
Concert @ Fulton Hall
Dec 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Concert. 4:30-5:15 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. The Ellis Avenue Quartet performs. With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m. Part [...]
Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce First Thursday 5:30 pm
Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce Fi… @ Hyatt Place Chicago-South/University Medical Center
Dec 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce First Thursday. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Hyatt Place Chicago-South/University Medical Center, 5225 S. Harper Ave., 773-288-0124. Featuring music, karaoke and a t-shirt [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Neil Harris, author of “Capital Culture,” presents.
Film Screening and Discussion 7:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion @ Cobb Lecture Hall, Room 307
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. 7-9 p.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, Room 307, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-7721. A screening of Don Argott and Sheena Joyce’s film [...]
Listening Party 7:00 pm
Listening Party @ Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Listening Party. 7-8 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Alto saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa plays select recordings and discusses and [...]
Concert. “‘Backatown’ New Orleans: The Start of This Thing Called Jazz.” 8:00 pm
Concert. “‘Backatown’ New Orlean… @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Dec 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. “‘Backatown’ New Orleans: The Start of This Thing Called Jazz.” 8-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. The Jazz [...]
Worship Without Prerequisites 8:00 pm
Worship Without Prerequisites @ Bond Chapel
Dec 5 @ 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
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Dec 6 @ 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.
Author Talk 4:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Dec 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Author Talk. 4-5 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Jakobi Williams, author of “From the Bullet to the Ballot: The Illinois Chapter [...]
Annual Holiday Art Sale 6:00 pm
Annual Holiday Art Sale @ Hyde Park Art Center
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Annual Holiday Art Sale. 6-9 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Featuring Hyde Park Art Center student work for sale, [...]
Open Studio 6:00 pm
Open Studio @ Hyde Park Art Center
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Studio. 6-9 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. With artists John Preus, Assaf Evron and Jeremiah Hulsebos-Spofford.
Film Screening. “The Middle of Nowhere.” 7:00 pm
Film Screening. “The Middle of N… @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Film Screening. “The Middle of Nowhere.” 7-9:30 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org. A screening of Ava DuVernay’s [...]
Concert 7:30 pm
Concert @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Dec 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8068, $35 general admission, $5 students. The Rudresh Mahamthappa Quartet performs. For tickets, call [...]
Concert 8:00 pm
Concert @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Concert. 8-10 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $45 choir area seating, $40 choir pews, $30 front nave, $20 general admission, $5 students. [...]
42nd Annual Crafts Open House 10:00 am
42nd Annual Crafts Open House
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
42nd Annual Crafts Open House. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 4810 S. Ellis Ave. Featuring drawings, purses, pillows, ceramics and more.
Teacher Workshop. “Teaching Ancient Egyptian Art and Architecture with the Oriental Institute Museum Collection.” 10:00 am
Teacher Workshop. “Teaching Anci… @ Oriental Institute
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Teacher Workshop. “Teaching Ancient Egyptian Art and Architecture with the Oriental Institute Museum Collection.” 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $40 [...]
Dance Performance. “A Taste of the Nutcracker.” 10:15 am
Dance Performance. “A Taste of t… @ Blackstone Library
Dec 7 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Dance Performance. “A Taste of the Nutcracker.” 10:15 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. The Hyde Park School of Dance peforms scenes [...]
Annual Holiday Bazaar 10:30 am
Annual Holiday Bazaar @ United Church of Hyde Park
Dec 7 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
Annual Holiday Bazaar. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., United Church of Hyde Park, 1448 E. 53rd St., 773-363-1620. Featuring Christmas decorations. Wares from The Fair Trader and [...]
Holiday Lecture and Open House. “Physics with a Bang!” 11:00 am
Holiday Lecture and Open House. … @ Kersten Physics Teaching Center
Dec 7 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Holiday Lecture and Open House. “Physics with a Bang!” 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Kersten Physics Teaching Center, 5720 S. Ellis Ave., free. Featuring physics demonstrations, discussions [...]
Family Day: Lights Up! 1:00 pm
Family Day: Lights Up! @ Smart Museum of Art
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Day: Lights Up! 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants work with lights and colored films and create [...]
Workshop. “Sketching in the Egyptian Gallery — Simple Perspective.” 1:00 pm
Workshop. “Sketching in the Egyp… @ Oriental Institute
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Workshop. “Sketching in the Egyptian Gallery — Simple Perspective.” 1-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $25 non-members, $20 members. A gallery sketching [...]
Author Talk 3:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Dec 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Author Talk. 3-4 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Isabel Wilkerson signs her book, “The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story [...]
Concert. “Holiday Cheer!” 6:30 pm
Concert. “Holiday Cheer!” @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Concert. “Holiday Cheer!” 6:30-8 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $20 family pass, $10 general admission, $5 U. of C. students. The Chicago [...]
Concert 8:00 pm
Concert @ Mandel Hall
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 8-9:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8484, free. The University Symphony Orchestra performs Richard Wagner and Johannes Brahms. Donations accepted at the [...]
Dance Night. “Contra Dance.” 8:00 pm
Dance Night. “Contra Dance.” @ Ida Noyes Hall, Third Floor
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Dance Night. “Contra Dance.” 8-11 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, Third Floor, 1212 E. 59th St., $6 general admission, $3 students. With performances by The Yellow [...]
Lecture. “From Sermon to Score: Setting Rabbi Wolf’s Words to Music.” 10:30 am
Lecture. “From Sermon to Score: … @ KAM Isaiah Israel
Dec 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lecture. “From Sermon to Score: Setting Rabbi Wolf’s Words to Music.” 10:30 a.m.-noon, KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-924-1234, free. U. of [...]
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 8 @ 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. Featuring communion and the music of Frank Bridge and Benjamin Britten. [...]
Second Sunday 1:00 pm
Second Sunday @ Hyde Park Art Center
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Second Sunday. 1-4 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5200 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Participants will make their own gingerbread people hand-puppets.
Symposium and Book Launch. “Black Is, Black Ain’t.” 2:00 pm
Symposium and Book Launch. “Blac… @ Kent Chemical Laboratory, Room 107
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Symposium and Book Launch. “Black Is, Black Ain’t.” 2 p.m., Kent Chemical Laboratory, Room 107, 1020 E. 58th St., 773-702-8670, free. A panel discussion revisiting [...]
Author Talk 3:00 pm
Author Talk @ 57th Street Books
Dec 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Author Talk. 3-4 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300. Sara Paretsky, author of “Critical Mass,” presents.
Concert 3:00 pm
Concert @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 8 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Concert. 3-5:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $45 choir area seating, $40 choir pews, $30 front nave, $20 general admission, $5 students. [...]
DuSable Museum Women’s Board 20th Annual Holiday Glitz Benefit Gala. “A Red Carpet Holiday Affair.” 4:00 pm
DuSable Museum Women’s Board 20t… @ Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
Dec 8 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
DuSable Museum Women’s Board 20th Annual Holiday Glitz Benefit Gala. “A Red Carpet Holiday Affair.” 4-10 p.m., Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, 2332 S. Martin Luther [...]
Concert 5:00 pm
Concert @ Fulton Hall
Dec 8 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Concert. 5-6:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. The University Brass Ensemble and the U. of C. Lab School’s U-High Brass Ensemble [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Dec 8 @ 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 Jarrard Harris performs. Presented by the [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 9 @ 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
Dec 9 @ 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 [...]
Mouth Thought 6:30 pm
Mouth Thought @ Blackstone Library
Dec 9 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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
Dec 10 @ 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.
Tea and Pipes 4:30 pm
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
Dec 10 @ 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.
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Dr. Quentin Young, author of “Everybody In, Nobody Out: Memoirs of a Rebel [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
Urban Teacher Education Program (UTEP) Information Session 12:00 pm
Urban Teacher Education Program … @ Chapin Hall
Dec 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Urban Teacher Education Program (UTEP) Information Session. Noon-1 p.m., Chapin Hall, 1313 E. 60th St., 773-834-1416. An information session for the U. of C. program [...]
Presentation and Discussion. “Looting the Past: The Battle for our Ancient Heritage.” 5:30 pm
Presentation and Discussion. “Lo… @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Dec 11 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Presentation and Discussion. “Looting the Past: The Battle for our Ancient Heritage.” 5:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9775, $10 Chicago [...]
Christmas Carol Fest 6:30 pm
Christmas Carol Fest @ Blackstone Library
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Christmas Carol Fest. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance to enjoy new and traditional Christmas carols with a choir, [...]
Wednesday Night Family Story Time 6:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 11 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 12 @ 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.
Get Help with the Affordable Care Act 12:00 pm
Get Help with the Affordable Car… @ Blackstone Library
Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Get Help with the Affordable Care Act. Noon-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 1-312-747-0511. A chance to get help signing up for [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. W. W. Martin, author of “So I Bought an Air Force: The True [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. W. W. Martin, author of “So I Bought an Air Force: The True [...]
Talk and Panel Discussion. “Interrupting a Culture of Violence Against Women.” 6:00 pm
Talk and Panel Discussion. “Inte… @ Experimental Station
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Talk and Panel Discussion. “Interrupting a Culture of Violence Against Women.” 6-8 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave., 773-241-6044, experimentalstation.org, free. Salamishah Tillet, of [...]
Film Screening and Discussion. “Ancestral Voices: Esoteric African Knowledge.” 6:30 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “… @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “Ancestral Voices: Esoteric African Knowledge.” 6:30-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org, $5. A [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
Discussion. Object/Subjective 12:00 pm
Discussion. Object/Subjective @ Smart Museum of Art, cafe
Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Discussion. Object/Subjective. Noon-1 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, cafe, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Sara Mendelsohn, executive assistant for program support at the Smart [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Dec 13 @ 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.
Winter Holiday Party 4:30 pm
Winter Holiday Party @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 13 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Winter Holiday Party. 4:30-7 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org. A celebration of Diwali, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanza and more. Co-sponsored [...]
Volunteer Work Day 9:00 am
Volunteer Work Day @ Jackson Park, Bobolink Meadow
Dec 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Volunteer Work Day. 9 a.m., Jackson Park, Bobolink Meadow. Participants spread native grass and seeds in the meadow. For more information, send an e-mail to parrybell@ameritech.net.
Game Day 10:00 am
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
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 [...]
Annual Holiday Party 2:00 pm
Annual Holiday Party @ Hyde Park Historical Society
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Annual Holiday Party. 2-4 p.m., Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Those attending are invited to bring their stories and refreshments to [...]
Logan Center Family Saturdays 2:00 pm
Logan Center Family Saturdays @ Logan Center
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Logan Center Family Saturdays. 2-4 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring workshops on arts and crafts, music videos, DJing and legos, [...]
Family Program. The Look 6:00 pm
Family Program. The Look @ Oriental Institute
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Program. The Look. 6-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th ST., 773-702-9507, $9 non-members, $5 members. Participants learn about the origins and science behind [...]
Second Annual Holiday Dance Recital 6:00 pm
Second Annual Holiday Dance Recital @ Ray Elementary School
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Second Annual Holiday Dance Recital. 6 p.m., Ray Elementary School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave., 773-368-4058, $10. Students from the ITwirl Dance Programs perform. To buy [...]
Concert. “Making Spirits Bright.” 8:00 pm
Concert. “Making Spirits Bright.” @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Concert. “Making Spirits Bright.” 8-10 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $35 premier seating, $25 general admission and $20 seniors and students. The [...]
Lecture. “The Jews of Iran.” 10:30 am
Lecture. “The Jews of Iran.” @ KAM Isaiah Israel
Dec 15 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lecture. “The Jews of Iran.” 10:30 a.m.-noon, KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-924-1234, free. U. of C. history professor John E. Woods [...]
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 15 @ 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 Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Cantata BWV 61.”
Talk. “Palestine and Israel: Why There is No Peace.” 11:30 am
Talk. “Palestine and Israel: Why… @ First Unitarian Church
Dec 15 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Talk. “Palestine and Israel: Why There is No Peace.” 11:30 a.m., First Unitarian Church, 5650 S. Woodlawn Ave., Ray Hanania, former Chicago City Hall reporter, [...]
Holiday Concert 3:00 pm
Holiday Concert @ Hyde Park Union Church
Dec 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Holiday Concert. 3-4 p.m., Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-363-6063, hpuc.org. The Hyde Park Youth Symphony and the Hyde Park Neighborhood Children’s [...]
Concert. “Pipes for the Season.” 5:00 pm
Concert. “Pipes for the Season.” @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Concert. “Pipes for the Season.” 5-6 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Organist Thomas Weisflog performs holiday works for Christmas, Hanukkah and [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Dec 15 @ 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. The Henry Johnson Quartet performs and the [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 16 @ 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
Dec 16 @ 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
Dec 17 @ 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
Dec 17 @ 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
Dec 17 @ 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.
Tea and Pipes 4:30 pm
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
Dec 17 @ 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.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
Dramatic Play 10:00 am
Dramatic Play @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club Classroom E
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dramatic Play. 10 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, Classroom E, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 10-day pass, $65 monthly pass.
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner 12:30 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 18 @ 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.
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner 12:30 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 18 @ 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.
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. 12:30 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 18 @ 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.
After-School Shakespeare. 4:00 pm
After-School Shakespeare. @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
After-School Shakespeare. 4-5:30 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org. An enrichment program open to young actors grades 5 and up. [...]
After-School Shakespeare. 4:00 pm
After-School Shakespeare. @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
After-School Shakespeare. 4-5:30 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org. An enrichment program open to young actors grades 5 and up. [...]
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel Interreligious Center, Room 019
Dec 18 @ 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,
Dec 18 @ 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, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100
Dec 18 @ 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.
Wednesday Night Family Story Time 6:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 18 @ 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 [...]
Wednesday Night Family Story Time 6:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 18 @ 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
Bi-lingual Story Time 10:00 am
Bi-lingual Story Time @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Bi-lingual Story Time. 10 and 10:30 a.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 10-day pass, $65 monthly pass. [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Dec 19 @ 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.
Child Care Information Drop-In 12:00 pm
Child Care Information Drop-In @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Child Care Information Drop-In. Noon-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, free.
Musical Interlude 12:00 pm
Musical Interlude @ United Church of Hyde Park
Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Musical Interlude. 12:10 p.m., United Church of Hyde Park, 1448 E. 53rd St., 773-363-1620. 
Afterschool Story Breaks — Reindeer Games 4:00 pm
Afterschool Story Breaks — Reind… @ Blackstone Library
Dec 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afterschool Story Breaks — Reindeer Games. 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Stories, crafts and fun in celebration of reindeer. Open [...]
Third Thursday: Darkness and Light 5:30 pm
Third Thursday: Darkness and Light @ Smart Museum of Art
Dec 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Third Thursday: Darkness and Light. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants create their own art using glow sticks [...]
Cookie Exchange 9:00 am
Cookie Exchange @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, Snack Area and Classroom E
Dec 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Cookie Exchange. Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, Snack Area and Classroom E, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org. An invitation to bring [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
Messy Art 9:30 am
Messy Art @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, Art Room
Dec 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Messy Art. 9:30-11:30 a.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, Art Room, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 10-day pass, $65 monthly pass. 
Motor Monkeys 10:00 am
Motor Monkeys @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, Gym,
Dec 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Motor Monkeys. 10-10:30 a.m. and 11-11:30 a.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, Gym, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave.,773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 10-day pass, $65 monthly pass.  [...]
Sign Language 10:00 am
Sign Language @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, early childhood room
Dec 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Sign Language. 10-10:45 (beginners) and 11-11:45 a.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, early childhood room, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave.,773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 10-day pass, $65 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Dec 20 @ 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.
Workshop. Lego Architects 10:00 am
Workshop. Lego Architects @ Robie House
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Workshop. Lego Architects. 10 a.m.-noon, Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, gowright.org, $5 per child, free for accompanying adults. Participants use Legos to create [...]
Holiday Story Crafts 10:30 am
Holiday Story Crafts @ Blackstone Library
Dec 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Holiday Story Crafts. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants read stories and complete a craft in celebration of Christmas. Open [...]
Book Discussion 1:00 pm
Book Discussion @ Blackstone Library
Dec 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Book Discussion. 1-2:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants will discuss Emma Donoghue’s novel, “Room.”
Worldwide Dijeridu Meditation 6:00 pm
Worldwide Dijeridu Meditation @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Worldwide Dijeridu Meditation. 6-9 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Av.e, 773-702-2100. free. A period of sound healing meditation with Australian didjeridus, drums, gongs and [...]
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 22 @ 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. Featuring communion and advent music by composer Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina. [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Dec 22 @ 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. The Al Smith Sextet performs.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 23 @ 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
Dec 23 @ 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 [...]
antasy and Science Fiction Book Club 6:30 pm
antasy and Science Fiction Book … @ Blackstone Library
Dec 23 @ 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 discuss John Connolly’s young adult novel, “The [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tot Lot. 9 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., info@babyphd.com, classes are $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass or $65 for [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground 9:00 am
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 24 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass [...]
Candlelit Lessons and Carols for Christmas Eve 4:00 pm
Candlelit Lessons and Carols for… @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Candlelit Lessons and Carols for Christmas Eve. 4-5:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Featuring a traditional nativity tableau and [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 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
Dec 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
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 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
Dec 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 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Dec 27 @ 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.
Sounds for Wellness 4:30 pm
Sounds for Wellness @ Smart Museum of Art
Dec 27 @ 4:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Sounds for Wellness. 4:30-4:45 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Bagpiper Zachary Cahill performs.
Concert. Joan Collaso’s 5th Sunday Jazz Jam 7:30 pm
Concert. Joan Collaso’s 5th Sund… @ Room 43
Dec 29 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Concert. Joan Collaso’s 5th Sunday Jazz Jam. 7:30-11:30 p.m., Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., $10 adults, $5 for university students. Emmy Award-winning vocalist Joan [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 30 @ 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
Dec 30 @ 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 [...]
Kwanzaa Story Crafts 2:00 pm
Kwanzaa Story Crafts @ Blackstone Library
Dec 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kwanzaa Story Crafts. 2 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants read stories and complete a craft in celebration of Kwanzaa. Open [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Dec 31 @ 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
Dec 31 @ 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 [...]