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Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Game Day 10:00 am
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
Jan 4 @ 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 [...]
Concert. Joan Collaso’s 5th Sunday Jazz Jam 7:30 pm
Concert. Joan Collaso’s 5th Sund… @ Room 43
Jan 5 @ 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. Saxophonist Juli Wood performs. [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Jan 10 @ 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.
Film Screening. “Inequality for All.” 7:00 pm
Film Screening. “Inequality for … @ Logan Center, performance hall,
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Film Screening. “Inequality for All.” 7-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-4671, free. With a question and answer session with the [...]
Screening and discussion. Interval: Recent Video Work by D. N. rodowick. 7:00 pm
Screening and discussion. Interv… @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Screening and discussion. Interval: Recent Video Work by D. N. rodowick. 7 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. A [...]
Concert. Schola Antiqua: Music of Thomas Becket. 7:30 pm
Concert. Schola Antiqua: Music o… @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. Schola Antiqua: Music of Thomas Becket. 7:30-9 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avew., 773-702-2100, $25 general admission, $10 students and seniors. Ensemble Schola [...]
Happy Birthday! Blackstone Branch 1:00 pm
Happy Birthday! Blackstone Branch @ Blackstone Library
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Happy Birthday! Blackstone Branch. 1-3 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A celebration of Blackstone Library’s 110th anniversary, with food and fun [...]
Concert 8:00 pm
Concert @ Logan Center,performance penthouse 901
Jan 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. 8-9 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 773-702-0200, free. Australian experimental pianist Anthony Pateras performs. Space is limited. Register in advance at smartmuseum.uchicago.edu/calendar/register
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 12 @ 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 music by composers Benjamin Britten and Hubert Parry.
Curator Tour 2:00 pm
Curator Tour @ Smart Museum of Art
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Curator Tour. 2-3 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. A tour of the Smart Museum’s exhibit on display, “State of [...]
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists 2:00 pm
Family Program: Junior Archaeolo… @ Oriental Institute
Jan 12 @ 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 [...]
Film Screening. “Recreating Pasargadae: Cyrus the Great’s Paradise.” 2:00 pm
Film Screening. “Recreating Pasa… @ Oriental Institute
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Film Screening. “Recreating Pasargadae: Cyrus the Great’s Paradise.” 2-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. A screening of director Farzin Rezaeian recent [...]
Concert 3:00 pm
Concert @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Jan 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Concert. 3-5 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8068, $25 general admission, $5 students. The Pacifica Quartet performs Mozart, Shostakovich and Brahms, [...]
Opening Reception 4:00 pm
Opening Reception @ Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, Fourth Floor, Bergman Gallery
Jan 12 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Opening Reception. 4-7 p.m. Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, Fourth Floor, Bergman Gallery, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, renaissancesociety.org. For the Renaissance Society’s new exhibit, “Parrottree-building [...]
Holy Communion Service 6:00 pm
Holy Communion Service @ Bond Chapel
Jan 12 @ 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. “(Re)Memory: Songs in Remembrance of the Haitian Earthquake.” 7:00 pm
Concert. “(Re)Memory: Songs in R… @ Fulton Hall
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Concert. “(Re)Memory: Songs in Remembrance of the Haitian Earthquake.” 7-8 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Mezzo-soprano Jamie Marie Cartright and pianist [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Jan 12 @ 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 Pat Mallinger performs.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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. “Materiality and the Social Scientific Study of Religion: On the Aesthetics of Brazilian Neo-Pentecostalism.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Materiality and the So… @ Swift Hall, third floor lecture room
Jan 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Materiality and the Social Scientific Study of Religion: On the Aesthetics of Brazilian Neo-Pentecostalism.” 4:30 p.m., Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, 1025 E. [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Jan 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, free. Robert Nickelsberg, author of “Afghanistan: A Distant War,” presents.
Mouth Thought 6:30 pm
Mouth Thought @ Blackstone Library
Jan 13 @ 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 @ Experimental Station
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Conversation. 7-9 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave., 773-241-6044, experimentalstation.org. A discussion held in conjunction with Experimental Station’s current exhibit on the state’s newly [...]
On Grace and Politics: A Conversation with Anna Deavere Smith and Toni Preckwinkle 7:00 pm
On Grace and Politics: A Convers… @ Logan Center, performance hall
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
On Grace and Politics: A Conversation with Anna Deavere Smith and Toni Preckwinkle. 7-8:15 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-4671, free. [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Restorative Yoga 4:30 pm
Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 14 @ 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.
Tea and Pipes 4:30 pm
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
Jan 14 @ 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
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity … @ Swift Hall, common room
Jan 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-9565. Architect David Woodhouse presents. A vegetarian lunch will [...]
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner 12:15 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 15 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. 12:30-1 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A lunchtime organ performance. Visitors are invited to bring their [...]
Lecture. “History and Forms of Lyric.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “History and Forms of L… @ Classics Building, room 110
Jan 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “History and Forms of Lyric.” 4:30 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-834-8524, free. Poet and literary scholar Henry Weinfeld presents. [...]
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller 5:00 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation instruction for newcomers at 5 p.m., followed by [...]
2014 University of Chicago MLK Commemoration Celebration 6:00 pm
2014 University of Chicago MLK C… @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
2014 University of Chicago MLK Commemoration Celebration. 6 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4672, free. The U. of C.’s annual celebration of Martin [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, free. Abbie Reese, author of “Dedicated to God: An Oral History of Cloistered [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle 6:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Ci… @ Blackstone Library
Jan 15 @ 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.
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Jan 15 @ 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
Jan 15 @ 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
Jan 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Concert. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Pianist Donna Lee Fackenthal performs Beethoven and Chopin, as part of the Music Teachers [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Conversation 10:00 am
Conversation @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418
Jan 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Conversation. 10 a.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Art historian Lisa Lee, of the University of Chicago, presents.
Gentle Yoga 4:00 pm
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Jan 16 @ 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 instruction.
After School Story Break – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day 4:30 pm
After School Story Break – Dr. M… @ Blackstone Library
Jan 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
After School Story Break – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. 4:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants read stories and [...]
Book Talk 4:30 pm
Book Talk @ Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture
Jan 16 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Book Talk. 4:30-6 p.m., Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-834-0957, free. Barbara Ransby, of the University of [...]
Tea Time Concert Series 4:30 pm
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Jan 16 @ 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. Flutist Masha Popova and pianist Svetlana Krasnova perform. With complimentary tea [...]
Third Thursday: Draw Bad 5:30 pm
Third Thursday: Draw Bad @ Smart Museum of Art
Jan 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Third Thursday: Draw Bad. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. A workshop on how to “draw badly.” All materials [...]
Poetry Reading 6:00 pm
Poetry Reading @ Cobb lecture Hall, room 409
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Poetry Reading. 6 p.m., Cobb lecture Hall, room 409, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Poet Dorothea Lasky presents.
Vespers 8:00 pm
Vespers @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 16 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vespers. 8-9 p.m. Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Jan 17 @ 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.
Lecture. “Defining Religion and Civilization in Imam Bayezidof’s Refutation of Renan.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Defining Religion and … @ Swift Hall, common room
Jan 17 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Defining Religion and Civilization in Imam Bayezidof’s Refutation of Renan.” 4:30-6 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-9565. Monica M. Ringer, [...]
Film Screening and Discussion. “How to Survive a Plague.” 6:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “… @ Logan Center
Jan 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “How to Survive a Plague.” 6-8 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-9936, free. David France’s 2012 film, followed by [...]
Performance. “A Dream Deferred or a Dream Come True?” 7:00 pm
Performance. “A Dream Deferred o… @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Performance. “A Dream Deferred or a Dream Come True?” 7-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, $20. A [...]
Concert. “A Winter Song.” 7:30 pm
Concert. “A Winter Song.” @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. “A Winter Song.” 7:30-9 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-8484, free. The Motet Choir performs winter-themed music by Rachmaninoff and more.
Workshop. Lego Architects 10:00 am
Workshop. Lego Architects @ Robie House
Jan 18 @ 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 [...]
Gallery Tour 12:00 pm
Gallery Tour @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418
Jan 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Tour. Noon, Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Hamza Walker, associate curator and director of education for the Renaissance [...]
Mawlid: Celebrating the Life of Prophet Muhammad 12:00 pm
Mawlid: Celebrating the Life of … @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Mawlid: Celebrating the Life of Prophet Muhammad. Noon-2 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. An evening of poetry, song and salutation celebrating [...]
Logan Center Family Saturday 2:00 pm
Logan Center Family Saturday @ Logan Center
Jan 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Logan Center Family Saturday. 2-4:30 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $10 adults, $5 children under 17. Featuring a concert by violinist Lee [...]
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 19 @ 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 traditional spirituals by Moses Hogan and Michel Tippet, with a [...]
Luncheon 12:45 pm
Luncheon @ Ida Noyes Hall, west lounge
Jan 19 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Luncheon. 12:45 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, west lounge, 773-702-2100, free. With Randal Maurice Jelks, of the University of Kansas, following his sermon at Rockefeller Chapel, [...]
LamaSeuss: “One Cent, Two Cents, Old Cent, New Cent.” 2:00 pm
LamaSeuss: “One Cent, Two Cents,… @ Oriental Institute
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
LamaSeuss: “One Cent, Two Cents, Old Cent, New Cent.” 2-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. The museum’s “40-ton winged man-bull” LamaSeuss [...]
Concert. A Dream in the Air 3:00 pm
Concert. A Dream in the Air @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Concert. A Dream in the Air. 3-4 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A concert of spirituals and the premiere performance of [...]
Breath, Body and Voice 6:00 pm
Breath, Body and Voice @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Breath, Body and Voice. 6-7 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A voice class exploring breath and body awareness. No experience necessary. [...]
Holy Communion Service 6:00 pm
Holy Communion Service @ Bond Chapel
Jan 19 @ 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. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Jan 19 @ 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. Trumpeter Art Hoyle performs. A Hyde Park [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner 12:30 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 22 @ 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. A lunchtime organ performance. Visitors are invited to bring their [...]
Film Screening and Discussion. “After Tiller.” 5:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “… @ International House, assembly hall
Jan 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “After Tiller.” 5-7:30 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. A screening of Martha Shane and Lana Wilson’s [...]
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller 5:00 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation instruction for newcomers at 5 p.m., followed by [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ International House, home room
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, home room, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Luis Alberto Urrea, author of “Queen of America,” and Chris Abani, [...]
Despres Family Memorial Lecture. “Writing Children.” 6:00 pm
Despres Family Memorial Lecture…. @ Blackstone Library
Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Despres Family Memorial Lecture. “Writing Children.” 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Contributors to the AREA Chicago periodical’s 14th issue, “Kids!” [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle 6:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Ci… @ Blackstone Library
Jan 22 @ 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.
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Jan 22 @ 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.
Family Fun 6:30 pm
Family Fun @ Blackstone Library
Jan 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Fun. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance for families to play board games and complete crafts.
Conversation 7:00 pm
Conversation @ Experimental Station
Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Conversation. 7-9 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave., 773-241-6044, experimentalstation.org. A discussion held in conjunction with Experimental Station’s current exhibit on the state’s newly [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Jan 23 @ 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.
CPS Arts Liaison Welcome Event 4:00 pm
CPS Arts Liaison Welcome Event @ Oriental Institute
Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CPS Arts Liaison Welcome Event. 4-5 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. An opportunity for K-12 educators to tour the museum’s galleries [...]
Gentle Yoga 4:00 pm
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Jan 23 @ 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 instruction.
Tea Time Concert Series 4:30 pm
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Jan 23 @ 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. Flutist Masha Popova and pianist Svetlana Krasnova perform. With complimentary tea [...]
Art Workshop and Discussion. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom 5:00 pm
Art Workshop and Discussion. Art… @ Smart Museum of Art
Jan 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Art Workshop and Discussion. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom. 5-7 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, smartmuseum.uchicago.edu, free. An [...]
Get Lost! Avant-Garde Itineraries at the University of Chicago 5:00 pm
Get Lost! Avant-Garde Itinerarie… @ Smart Museum of Art
Jan 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Get Lost! Avant-Garde Itineraries at the University of Chicago. 5-8 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants will hear an [...]
Lecture. “Geology Rules: Unconventional Development of Oil/Gas from Shale Formations.” 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Geology Rules: Unconve… @ Ida Noyes Hall, third floor theater
Jan 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Geology Rules: Unconventional Development of Oil/Gas from Shale Formations.”5:30-6:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, third floor theater, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-702-2771. Anthony Ingraffea, of [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ 57th Street Books
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300, free. John Litweiler, author of “Sundidos,” presents.
Poetry Reading 6:00 pm
Poetry Reading @ Logan Center
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Poetry Reading. 6-7 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Poet Rosanna Warren, of the U. of C., presents.
Lecture. “The Art and Architecture of the Historic St. Thomas the Apostle Church.” 7:00 pm
Lecture. “The Art and Architectu… @ St. Thomas the Apostle Church
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “The Art and Architecture of the Historic St. Thomas the Apostle Church.” 7-9 p.m., St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 5472 S. Kimbark Ave., 773-324-2626, [...]
Vespers 8:00 pm
Vespers @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vespers. 8-9 p.m. Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch 12:15 pm
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch @ Hyde Park Art Center
Jan 24 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch. 12:15-1:15 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. A chance to meet and catch up [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Jan 24 @ 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. “Lines of Sight: The Poetry of Vision.” 1:00 pm
Poet Talk. “Lines of Sight: The … @ Midway Studios
Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Poet Talk. “Lines of Sight: The Poetry of Vision.”1 p.m., Midway Studios, 929 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524. Poet Rosanna Warren, of the U. of C., [...]
Lecture. “Twang and the Politics of Timbre, or What’s a Harpsichord Doing in My Country Music?” 3:30 pm
Lecture. “Twang and the Politics… @ Fulton Hall
Jan 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Twang and the Politics of Timbre, or What’s a Harpsichord Doing in My Country Music?”3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484. Jocelyn [...]
Opening Reception 5:00 pm
Opening Reception @ Hyde Park Art Center
Jan 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Opening Reception. 5-7 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. For HPAC’s exhibit on display through Jan. 31, “Just Breathe.”
Film Screening. “The Coca Cola Kid.” 7:00 pm
Film Screening. “The Coca Cola K… @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Film Screening. “The Coca Cola Kid.”7 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596. Featuring Dusan Makavejev’s 1985 film, preceded by two [...]
Performance. “Wordless!” 3:00 am
Performance. “Wordless!” @ Logan Center, performance hall
Jan 25 @ 3:00 am – 5:00 am
Performance. “Wordless!”3-5 p.m. and 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $20 general admission, $10 students. A show combining slides, talk, [...]
Inside the Composer’s Studio: A Musical Installation 7:00 pm
Inside the Composer’s Studio: A … @ Logan Center, performance penthouse 901
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Inside the Composer’s Studio: A Musical Installation. 7-9 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484. A concert featuring six U. of [...]
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 26 @ 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 Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina’s “Surge, illuminare,” with organ music by [...]
Discussion. History of the Folk Festival 2:00 pm
Discussion. History of the Folk … @ The Hyde Park Historical Society
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Discussion. History of the Folk Festival. 2 p.m., The Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave., 773-493-1893. Bob Kass, former president of the [...]
Kids’ Mosaic-Making Workshop 2:00 pm
Kids’ Mosaic-Making Workshop @ Oriental Institute
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kids’ Mosaic-Making Workshop. 2-5 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $67 members, $75 non-members. A mosaic-making workshop for families covering motif design, mosaic [...]
Sketching in the Galleries: Grouping and Composition 2:00 pm
Sketching in the Galleries: Grou… @ Oriental Institute
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sketching in the Galleries: Grouping and Composition. 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $20 members, $25 non-members. A sketching class on visual [...]
37th Season Chicago Ensemble Concert Series 3:00 pm
37th Season Chicago Ensemble Con… @ International House, assembly hall
Jan 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
37th Season Chicago Ensemble Concert Series. 3-5 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, $25 general admission, $10 students with ID. The [...]
Birthday Celebration and Talk 3:00 pm
Birthday Celebration and Talk @ Hyde Park Art Center
Jan 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Birthday Celebration and Talk. 3-5 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Frank Piatek, of the School of thew Art Institute, [...]
Open Rehearsal 3:00 pm
Open Rehearsal @ Fulton Hall
Jan 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Open Rehearsal. 3-4:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. An open rehearsal by the Spektral Quartet string ensemble.
Breath, Body and Voice 6:00 pm
Breath, Body and Voice @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Breath, Body and Voice. 6-7 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A voice class exploring breath and body awareness. No experience necessary. [...]
Holy Communion Service 6:00 pm
Holy Communion Service @ Bond Chapel
Jan 26 @ 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. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Jan 26 @ 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 Victor Goines Quartet performs. A Hyde [...]
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club 6:30 am
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book… @ Blackstone Library
Jan 27 @ 6:30 am – 7:30 am
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants will discuss “The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Film Screening. “The Monsoon Oracle.” 3:30 pm
Film Screening. “The Monsoon Ora… @ Foster Hall, room 103
Jan 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Film Screening. “The Monsoon Oracle.” 3:30 p.m., Foster Hall, room 103, 1130 E. 59th St., 773-702-8637. Featuring Shrenik Rao’s 2013 film, followed by a reception [...]
Lecture. “Faltering Images: Byzantium on the Edge of Becoming.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Faltering Images: Byza… @ Swift Hall, third floor lecture room
Jan 27 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Faltering Images: Byzantium on the Edge of Becoming.” 4:30-6 p.m., Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Yale Ph.D. candidate [...]
Emerging Minds Project Community Conversation 6:00 pm
Emerging Minds Project Community… @ Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, room 107
Jan 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Emerging Minds Project Community Conversation. 6-8 p.m., Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, room 107, 5710 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4672. An opportunity for the campus community [...]
Film Screening. “Amour.” 7:00 pm
Film Screening. “Amour.” @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Film Screening. “Amour.” 7-9:30 p.m, Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. A screening of Michael Haneke’s 2012 film, featuring a [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Lecture. “Spanglish and the Changing of America’s Language.” 12:00 pm
Lecture. “Spanglish and the Chan… @ Katz Center for Mexican Studies
Jan 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. “Spanglish and the Changing of America’s Language.” Noon-1:30 p.m., 773-834-1987. Ilan Stavans, of Amherst College, presents a Katz Center for Mexican Studies seminar.
Lecture. “The Chicago Cultural Plan at Year One.” 12:00 pm
Lecture. “The Chicago Cultural P… @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies, room 289B
Jan 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. “The Chicago Cultural Plan at Year One.” Noon-1:20 p.m., Harris School of Public Policy Studies, room 289B, 1155 E. 60th St., 773-702-1999. Julie Burros, [...]
Film Screening. “Nefarious: Merchant of Souls.” 4:30 pm
Film Screening. “Nefarious: Merc… @ Ida Noyes Hall, Max Palevsky Cinema
Jan 28 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Film Screening. “Nefarious: Merchant of Souls.” 4:30-6 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, Max Palevsky Cinema, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. A screening of Matthew Dickey [...]
Restorative Yoga 4:30 pm
Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 28 @ 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.
Tea and Pipes 4:30 pm
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
Jan 28 @ 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.
Concert 7:30 pm
Concert @ International House, assembly hall
Jan 28 @ 7:30 pm – Jan 29 @ 9:30 am
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, $15 general admission. The Scandinavian Symphonic Sampler performs, preceded by VOX 3 Collective. [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Wednesday Worship 11:30 am
Wednesday Worship @ Bond Chapel
Jan 29 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Wednesday Worship. 11:30 a.m.-noon, Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8200. A brief worship service co-sponsored by the U. of C. Divinity School and Rockefeller [...]
Talk. “The ACA and the Transformation of American Health Care.” 12:00 pm
Talk. “The ACA and the Transform… @ Surgery Brain Research Pavilion, Billings Auditorium
Jan 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Talk. “The ACA and the Transformation of American Health Care.” Noon, Surgery Brain Research Pavilion, Billings Auditorium, 5812 S. Ellis Ave., 773-834-4671. Nancy-Ann DeParle, President [...]
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. “Restoring Touch with a Prosthetic Hand through a Brain Interface.” 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity … @ Swift Hall, common room
Jan 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. “Restoring Touch with a Prosthetic Hand through a Brain Interface.” Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th [...]
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner 12:30 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 29 @ 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. A lunchtime organ performance. Visitors are invited to bring their [...]
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller 5:00 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation instruction for newcomers at 5 p.m., followed by [...]
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller 5:00 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 29 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation instruction for newcomers at 5 p.m., followed by [...]
Gallery Tour 6:00 pm
Gallery Tour @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418,
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Gallery Tour. 6 p.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Hamza Walker, associate curator and director of education for the [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle 6:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Ci… @ Blackstone Library
Jan 29 @ 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.
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Jan 29 @ 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.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Lecture. “Models to Imitate: Spinoza on Human Rights.” 3:00 pm
Lecture. “Models to Imitate: Spi… @ Stuart Hall, room 105
Jan 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Lecture. “Models to Imitate: Spinoza on Human Rights.” 3-5 p.m., Stuart Hall, room 105, 5835 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-8513. Susan James, of the University of [...]
Gentle Yoga 4:00 pm
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Jan 30 @ 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 instruction.
4:30 pm
@ Fulton Hall
Jan 30 @ 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. “Crip Displacements: Disability, Dispossession and Resistance.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Crip Displacements: Di… @ Logan Center
Jan 30 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Crip Displacements: Disability, Dispossession and Resistance.” 4:30-6 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St.. Robert McRuer, of George Washington University, presents. For more information, [...]
Author Reading 6:00 pm
Author Reading @ Midway Studios
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Reading. 6 p.m., Midway Studios, 929 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524. Alissa Nutting will read from her debut novel, “Tampa.”
Film Screening. “Blacks and Jews.” 6:30 pm
Film Screening. “Blacks and Jews.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening. “Blacks and Jews.” 6:30-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org. A screening of Deborah Kaufman and [...]
Film Screening. “Ashes to Honey.” 7:00 pm
Film Screening. “Ashes to Honey.” @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307
Jan 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening. “Ashes to Honey.” Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 7-9 p.m., 773-702-1673. A screening of Hitomi Kamanaka’s 2010 film, followed [...]
Piano Master Class 7:00 pm
Piano Master Class @ Fulton Hall
Jan 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Piano Master Class. 7-9 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Led by pianist Ursula Oppens.
Vespers 8:00 pm
Vespers @ Bond Chapel
Jan 30 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vespers. 8-9 p.m. Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. 
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Jan 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
Jan 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 [...]
Luncheon Discussion 12:00 pm
Luncheon Discussion @ Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture
Jan 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Luncheon Discussion. Noon-1:30 p.m., Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture, 5733 S. University Ave. Robert McRuer, of George Washington University, presents on [...]
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch 12:15 pm
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch @ Hyde Park Art Center
Jan 31 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch. 12:15-1:15 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. A chance to meet and catch up [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Jan 31 @ 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.
Lecture. “What Language Do I Speak? Idiom, Affect, and the Power of the Player” 3:30 pm
Lecture. “What Language Do I Spe… @ Fulton Hall
Jan 31 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “What Language Do I Speak? Idiom, Affect, and the Power of the Player” 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484. Anna Weesner, [...]
Lecture. The Mirror and the Maze 4:30 pm
Lecture. The Mirror and the Maze @ Harper Memorial Library, room 140
Jan 31 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. The Mirror and the Maze. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Harper Memorial Library, room 140, 1116 E. 59th St., 773-702-8477. Science fiction writer Samuel R. Delany, Critical [...]
Sounds for Wellness 4:30 pm
Sounds for Wellness @ Smart Museum of Art
Jan 31 @ 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.
Vocal Master Class 4:30 pm
Vocal Master Class @ Logan Center, performance penthouse 901
Jan 31 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Vocal Master Class. 4:30-6:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Led by mezzo-soprano Tracey Watson.
Film Screening. “Has the Film Already Started?” 5:30 pm
Film Screening. “Has the Film Al… @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Jan 31 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Film Screening. “Has the Film Already Started?” Logan Center, screening room 201, 773-702-8569, free. A screening of Maurice Lemaitre’s 1951 film, in conjunction with the [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Jan 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, free. Jonathan Black, author of “Making the American Body: The Remarkable Saga of [...]
Concert 7:30 pm
Concert @ Mandel Hall
Jan 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-2787, $35 general admission, $5 students. A concert by the Goldstein-Peled-Fiterstein trio, with a pre-concert lecture [...]
Concert 7:30 pm
Concert @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 31 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Concert. 7:30-8:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $10 general admission, $5 students. The U. of C. Camerata performs music from the English [...]