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Teacher Program. Teaching with Primary Sources 10:00 am
Teacher Program. Teaching with P… @ Oriental Institute
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Teacher Program. Teaching with Primary Sources. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $40 non-members, $30 members. A gallery tour and chance [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Film Screening. “Death by Hanging.” 7:00 pm
Film Screening. “Death by Hangin… @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Feb 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Film Screening. “Death by Hanging.” 7-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St. A screening of Nagisa Oshima’s 1968 film, followed by [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Restorative Yoga 4:30 pm
Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 4 @ 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
Feb 4 @ 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.
Literary Reading 6:00 pm
Literary Reading @ 57th Street Books
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Literary Reading. 6 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300, free. A reading of the Oyez Review, the annual publication of Roosevelt University’s [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Wednesday Worship 11:30 am
Wednesday Worship @ Bond Chapel
Feb 5 @ 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 [...]
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
Feb 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 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
Feb 5 @ 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 [...]
President’s Day Q and A 4:00 pm
President’s Day Q and A @ Blackstone Library
Feb 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
President’s Day Q and A. 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance for children ages 9 and up to test [...]
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller 5:00 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 5 @ 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
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. Allan Friedman and Peter W. Singer, authors of “Cybersecurity and Cyberwar,” present.
Lecture. “World Beyond the Headlines: U.S. and Russia Relations.” 6:00 pm
Lecture. “World Beyond the Headl… @ Classics Building
Feb 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “World Beyond the Headlines: U.S. and Russia Relations.” 6 p.m., Classics Building, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-702-7721. Ambassador Ian Kelly presents. Visit cis.uchicago.edu to [...]
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Feb 5 @ 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
Feb 5 @ 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.
Gallery Tour 6:30 pm
Gallery Tour @ Oriental Institute
Feb 5 @ 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 [...]
Lecture. “Media Aesthetics, Media Meteorology: Balázs’ Atmospheres, Benjamin’s Clouds, McLuhan’s Temperatures.” 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Media Aesthetics, Medi… @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lecture. “Media Aesthetics, Media Meteorology: Balázs’ Atmospheres, Benjamin’s Clouds, McLuhan’s Temperatures.” 7 p.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8596. Antonio Somaini, [...]
Lecture. “The Rise of Christianity in Iran.” 7:00 pm
Lecture. “The Rise of Christiani… @ Oriental Institute
Feb 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “The Rise of Christianity in Iran.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, 773-834-9777, free. Richard Payne, of the U. of C., presents.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Feb 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.
Gallery Talk 12:15 pm
Gallery Talk @ Oriental Institute Museum
Feb 6 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Talk. 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Jack Green, chief curator at the Oriental Institute, discusses objects in the [...]
Book Discussion 1:00 pm
Book Discussion @ Blackstone Library
Feb 6 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Participants will discuss Barbara Kingsolver’s “Flight Behavior.”
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Feb 6 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Muslim Friday prayers.
Jumu’ah Prayers. 1:45 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers. @ Bond Chapel
Feb 6 @ 1:45 pm – 2:15 pm
Muslim Friday prayers.
Gentle Yoga 4:00 pm
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Feb 6 @ 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.
Lecture. “Secrets of the H.M.S. Pinafore.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Secrets of the H.M.S. … @ Classics Building
Feb 6 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Secrets of the H.M.S. Pinafore.” 4:30-6:30 p.m., Classics Building, 1010 E. 59th St., free. Ralph MacPhail Jr., of the Gilbert and Sullivan Society of [...]
Lecture. “Literary Declamation around 1800: Theory, Practice, Representation.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Literary Declamation a… @ Wieboldt Hall, room 206
Feb 6 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Literary Declamation around 1800: Theory, Practice, Representation.” 4:30-6 p.m., Wieboldt Hall, room 206, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8494. Mary Helen Dupree, of Georgetown University, [...]
Tea Time Concert Series 4:30 pm
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Feb 6 @ 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 [...]
Tea Time Concert Series 4:30 pm
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Feb 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.
Workshop. Ethnoise! 4:30 pm
Workshop. Ethnoise! @ Goodspeed Hall, room 205
Feb 6 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Workshop. Ethnoise! 4:30-6 p.m., Goodspeed Hall, room 205, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. An ethnomusicology workshop with Elizabeth Branch Dyson, associate editor at the [...]
Lecture 6:00 pm
Lecture @ Mandel Hall
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. 6 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., obsuchicago.com, free. Democratic strategist and syndicated columnist Donna Brazile presents the 2014 George E. Kent Lecture, [...]
Lecture. “When Freedom Replaced Fear: Illinois and the Underground Railroad.” 6:30 pm
Lecture. “When Freedom Replaced … @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Feb 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “When Freedom Replaced Fear: Illinois and the Underground Railroad.” 6:30-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, free. [...]
Talk 7:00 pm
Talk @ Quadrangle Club
Feb 6 @ 7:00 pm
Former U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu presents. Visit bit.ly/KWiZs6 to register.
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Feb 6 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
The UChicago Jazz X-tet and Bobbi Wilsyn Quartet perform. A Hyde Park Jazz Society program.
Lecture. “Sex and the Soul: Putting the Meaning Back Into Intimacy.” 7:30 pm
Lecture. “Sex and the Soul: Putt… @ Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge
Feb 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “Sex and the Soul: Putting the Meaning Back Into Intimacy.” 7:30-9 p.m., Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge, 5706 S. University Ave. Donna Freitas, of [...]
Vespers 8:00 pm
Vespers @ Bond Chapel
Feb 6 @ 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
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Lecture. “The Republican Party in 2014.” 12:00 pm
Lecture. “The Republican Party i… @ Institute of Politics
Feb 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lecture. “The Republican Party in 2014.” Noon, Institute of Politics, 773-834-4671. Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, presents. Visit bit.ly/1fiV9zV to register.
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Feb 7 @ 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.
DeMystyifying The Voice 4:30 pm
DeMystyifying The Voice @ Logan Center, performance penthouse
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
DeMystyifying The Voice. 4:30-6:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Vocal health specialist Dr. Rachael Gates presents, preceded by [...]
Lecture. The Qur’an’s ‘Nazarenes’ and Other Late Antique Christians: Arabic-Speaking ‘Gospel People’ in 7th Century Arabia.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. The Qur’an’s ‘Nazarenes… @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. The Qur’an’s ‘Nazarenes’ and Other Late Antique Christians: Arabic-Speaking ‘Gospel People’ in 7th Century Arabia.” 4:30-6:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th [...]
Lecture. “The Western Mediterranean and the World: From the Western Mediterranean to the Atlantic, Ca. 1300-1650.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “The Western Mediterran… @ Classics Building, room 110
Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “The Western Mediterranean and the World: From the Western Mediterranean to the Atlantic, Ca. 1300-1650.” 4:30 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th [...]
lm Screening. “The Trials of Muhammad Ali.” 7:00 pm
lm Screening. “The Trials of Muh… @ Logan Center, performance hall
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Film Screening. “The Trials of Muhammad Ali.” 7 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. A screening of the 2013 film, [...]
Staged Reading. “Pygmalion.” 8:00 pm
Staged Reading. “Pygmalion.” @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Feb 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Staged Reading. “Pygmalion.” 8 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-493-6451. A reading of George Bernard Shaw’s play, presented by the Hyde Park [...]
Staged Reading: Pygmalion. 8:00 pm
Staged Reading: Pygmalion. @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Feb 7 @ 8:00 pm
A selection from George Bernard Shaw’s beloved classic, the basis of the hit musical, “My Fair Lady,” as part of the Hyde Park Community Players Friday Staged [...]
Author Talk 3:00 pm
Author Talk @ 57th Street Books
Feb 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Author Talk. 3 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300, free. Carolyn Wilkins, author of “They Raised Me Up,” presents.
Concert. South Asian Sound Interventions: An Evening of Karnatak Music 7:00 pm
Concert. South Asian Sound Inter… @ Logan Center, performance penthouse 901
Feb 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Concert. South Asian Sound Interventions: An Evening of Karnatak Music. 7-8:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 773-702-8484, free. Vocalist Minu Pasupathi performs, accompanied by [...]
Concert. Water Music 8:00 pm
Concert. Water Music @ Logan Center, performance hall
Feb 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. Water Music. 8-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. The University Chamber Orchestra performs Haydn and more.
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 9 @ 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 and a communion table open to all.
Second Sunday 1:00 pm
Second Sunday @ Hyde Park Art Center
Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Second Sunday. 1-4 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Participants will create their own illustrated, hand-bound books and make paper [...]
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists 2:00 pm
Family Program: Junior Archaeolo… @ Oriental Institute
Feb 9 @ 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 [...]
Concert. Feast of the Pheasant 3:00 pm
Concert. Feast of the Pheasant @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Concert. Feast of the Pheasant. 3-5 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $45 preferred seating (in advance), $35 general admission (in advance), $38 [...]
Breath, Body and Voice 6:00 pm
Breath, Body and Voice @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 9 @ 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. [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Feb 9 @ 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 with ID or children with adults. The [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Author Talk 12:00 pm
Author Talk @ Institute of Politics
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Author Talk. Noon, Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671. Tevi Troy, author of “What Jefferson Read, Ike Watched and Obama Tweeted,” presents. Visit [...]
Artist Talk 5:00 pm
Artist Talk @ Logan Center, performance penthouse
Feb 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Artist Talk. 5-6:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Artist Rebecca Morris, of Pasadena City College, presents.
Poetry Explosion for Valentine’s Day 6:30 pm
Poetry Explosion for Valentine’s… @ Blackstone Library
Feb 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Poetry Explosion for Valentine’s Day. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A poetry reading event for teens and adults. Participants are [...]
Film Screening 7:00 pm
Film Screening @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Film Screening. 7-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., free. “ A screening of three short films — “Sirius Remembered,” “The [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Preschool Story Time 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Feb 11 @ 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.
Urban Teacher Education Program (UTEP) Information Session. 12:00 pm
Urban Teacher Education Program … @ Chapin Hall, Room 119
Feb 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Urban Teacher Education Program (UTEP) Information Session. Noon-1 p.m., Chapin Hall, Room 119, 1313 E. 60th St., 773-834-1416. An information session for the U. of [...]
Lecture 12:30 pm
Lecture @ Logan Center, seminary terrace 801
Feb 11 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Lecture. 12:30-2 p.m., Logan Center, seminary terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Art critic Barry Schwabsky presents.
Moving Mindfully 3:00 pm
Moving Mindfully @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Moving Mindfully. 3-4 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-5143, free. A weekly session focusing on awareness of body, breath, rest and pain management. [...]
Restorative Yoga 4:30 pm
Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 11 @ 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.
Author Talks 6:00 pm
Author Talks @ International House, assembly hall
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Author Talks. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Authors Danny Postel, Bernardine Dohrn and Afra Jalabi present. Presented in [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Wednesday Worship 11:30 am
Wednesday Worship @ Bond Chapel
Feb 12 @ 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 [...]
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. “Turning the Page: Graphic Novels as Physical Art Objects.” 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity … @ Swift Hall, common room
Feb 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. “Turning the Page: Graphic Novels as Physical Art Objects.” Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., [...]
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner 12:30 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 12 @ 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 [...]
Activities Night. Epic Wednesday 5:00 pm
Activities Night. Epic Wednesday @ Oriental Institute Museum
Feb 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Activities Night. Epic Wednesday. 5-8 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $15 non-members/$12 members advance tickets, $20 non-members/$15 members tickets at the [...]
The Iris Marion Young Distinguished Faculty Lecture. “Helplessness.” 5:00 pm
The Iris Marion Young Distinguis… @ Social Science Research Building, room 122
Feb 12 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Iris Marion Young Distinguished Faculty Lecture. “Helplessness.” 5-7 p.m., Social Science Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-9936. Deborah Nelson, of the [...]
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller 5:00 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 12 @ 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 [...]
Science Film Showcase 5:30 pm
Science Film Showcase @ International House, assembly hall
Feb 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Science Film Showcase. 5:30-8 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. A series of films on science and technology.
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Feb 12 @ 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
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Feb 13 @ 10:30 am
Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.
Opening Reception and Artist Talk 12:15 pm
Opening Reception and Artist Talk @ Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture
Feb 13 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Artist Kim Katrin Crosby gives a talk for the opening reception of the Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture’s new photography exhibit, [...]
Gentle Yoga 4:00 pm
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Feb 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Time for quiet reflection, meditation and yoga instruction.
Interfaith Community Service 4:00 pm
Interfaith Community Service @ Reynolds Club, marketplace
Feb 13 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Participants join a group of U. of C. students in walking to the Ronald McDonald House and serving a meal for families with hospitalized children. [...]
At the Threshold 5:00 pm
At the Threshold @ Smart Museum of Art
Feb 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A chance to socialize over drinks and music and celebrate the launch of the U. of C.’s 5 month cultural festival, “Envisioning China: A Festival [...]
6:00 pm
@ Midway Studios
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm
Poet William Fuller presents.
Vespers 8:00 pm
Vespers @ Bond Chapel
Feb 13 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch 12:15 pm
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch @ Hyde Park Art Center
Feb 14 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
A chance to meet and catch up with HPAC students and community members over food and art.
Lecture. “Resurrection Symphony: Venezuela’s ‘El Sistema’ and the Social Future of Classical Music.” 3:30 pm
Lecture. “Resurrection Symphony:… @ Fulton Hall
Feb 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Robert Fink, of the University of California Los Angeles, presents as part of The Department of Music Colloquium Series.
Performance 3:30 pm
Performance @ Logan Center, performance penthouse 901
Feb 14 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
KT Sullivan performs cabaret, preceded by a reception at 3:15 p.m.
Valentine’s Day Story Crafts 3:30 pm
Valentine’s Day Story Crafts @ Blackstone Library
Feb 14 @ 3:30 pm
Stories and a craft to celebrate Valentine’s Day. For Children 5 and up.
Lecture. “Flexible Exmplars: The New Mystics and their Hagiographies in Iran.” 4:00 pm
Lecture. “Flexible Exmplars: The… @ Pick Hall
Feb 14 @ 4:00 pm
Alireza Doostar, of the U. of C., presents as part of the Center for Middle Eastern Studies’ Friday Lecture Series.
A.W.E. African Art and Cuisine 7:00 pm
A.W.E. African Art and Cuisine @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Featuring Valent’s Day performances, visual arts demonstrations and wine. For more information, call 773-947-0600, ext 254.
Dinner Concert 7:00 pm
Dinner Concert @ International House, home room
Feb 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Brazilian vocalist and guitarist Paulinho Garcia performs. To buy tickets, visit paulinhogarcia.com.
Concert. Pictures and Sounds. 8:00 pm
Concert. Pictures and Sounds. @ Cobb lecture Hall, room 307
Feb 15 @ 8:00 pm
WHPK’s annual multimedia concert matching experimental performers, composers and improvisers to film work of their choosing.
Workshop. Lego Architects 10:00 pm
Workshop. Lego Architects @ Robie House
Feb 15 @ 10:00 pm – 10:15 pm
Participants use Legos to create a 3D model of a floor plan design. Visit gowright.org to buy the required advance tickets. Appropriate for children ages [...]
Breath, Body and Voice 6:00 pm
Breath, Body and Voice @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 26 @ 7:00 pm
A voice class exploring breath and body awareness. No experience necessary.
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Featuring music by Third Coast Percussion and a communion table open to all.
Balkan Dance and Music Workshop 12:30 pm
Balkan Dance and Music Workshop @ International House, assembly hall
Feb 16 @ 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Featuring a lecture, workshop and performance with John Kuo, leader of the Chicago-based ensemble Balkan Dances, and his wife Galia Kuo, a professionally-trained folk dancer [...]
3:00 pm
@ Fulton Hall
Feb 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Handel, Schubert and more, presented by U. of C. Vocal Studies.
Gallery Talk 3:00 pm
Gallery Talk @ Renaissance Society, Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418
Feb 16 @ 3:00 pm
Lisa Lee, of the U. of C., presents.
Holy Communion Service 6:00 pm
Holy Communion Service @ Bond Chapel
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information, contact Robert Kinney by calling 773-771-0771 or sending an e-mail to rkinney@htcchicago.org.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Lecture. “Christian Figural Art in the Islamic Near East ca. 650-900 AD 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Christian Figural Art … @ Swift Hall, common room
Feb 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Georgi Parpulov, of the University of Oxford, presents.
Emerging Minds Project Community Conversation. 6:00 pm
Emerging Minds Project Community… @ Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, room 107
Feb 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An opportunity for the campus community to engage in dialogue around a topic of interest.
Film screening. “Taste of Cherry.” 7:00 pm
Film screening. “Taste of Cherry.” @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
A screening of Abbas Kiarostami’s 1997 film, followed by a panel discussion with Karthik Pandian and Jesse Soodalter, of the U. of C.. Part of [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Preschool Story Time 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Feb 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Picture books and activities for children up to age 3.
Moving Mindfully 3:00 pm
Moving Mindfully @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
A weekly session focusing on awareness of body, breath, rest and pain management.
African American Heritage Q and A 4:00 pm
African American Heritage Q and A @ Blackstone Library
Feb 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
A chance for children ages 9 and up to test their knowledge about famous African Americans.
Lecture. “On Informatic Opacity and Queerness.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “On Informatic Opacity … @ Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture, room 105
Feb 18 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Zach Blas, of Duke University, presents.
Restorative Yoga 4:30 pm
Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Tea and Pipes 4:30 pm
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
Feb 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Tea and biscuits served at 4 p.m., followed by organ music.
Educator Evening at the Smart 5:00 pm
Educator Evening at the Smart @ Smart Museum of Art
Feb 18 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A chance for CPS teachers, art educators, and administrators to tour the galleries and participate in an ideas exchange with teachers who have developed successful, [...]
5:45 pm
@ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 18 @ 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ International House, assembly hall
Feb 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Ayesha Mattu and Nura Maznavi, authors of “Salaam, Love: American Muslim Men on Love, Sex, and Intimacy,” present.
Lecture. “Covering the Changing Middle East.” 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Covering the Changing … @ Swift Hall, third floor lecture room
Feb 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Jodi Rudoren, Jerusalem Bureau Chief for the New York Times, presents. Visit cis.uchicago.edu to register.
Young Professional Leaders Meeting 6:15 pm
Young Professional Leaders Meeting @ Oriental Institute
Feb 18 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
A meeting on how to become involved with the Oriental Institute’s efforts.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce Third Wednesday Business Building Luncheon 11:30 am
Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce Th… @ Chant Restaurant
Feb 19 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
An opportunity for networking, business coaching and sharing business building ideas.
Wednesday Worship 11:30 am
Wednesday Worship @ Bond Chapel
Feb 19 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
A brief worship service co-sponsored by the U. of C. Divinity School and Rockefeller Chapel.
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity … @ Swift Hall, common room
Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Gayle Woloschak, associate director of the Zygon Center for Religion and Science, presents.
Concert: Lunch with Mr. Skinner 12:30 pm
Concert: Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 19 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
A lunchtime organ performance. Visitors are invited to bring their lunch. Beverages provided.
Emerging Scholars Lecture 4:30 pm
Emerging Scholars Lecture @ Stuart Hall, room 104
Feb 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Amy Lippert, of the U. of C., presents on celebrities.
Lecture. “True or Miraculous? The Holy Blood Christ and Byzantine Image Theory.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “True or Miraculous? Th… @ Swift Hall, common room
Feb 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Karin Krause, of the University of Basel, presents.
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller 5:00 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Soto Zen mediation instruction for newcomers at 5 p.m., followed by 35 minutes of meditation.
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ 57th Street Books
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
John Litweiler, author of “Sundidos: A Novel,” presents.
Film Screening: “The Fourth Partition” 6:00 pm
Film Screening: “The Fourth Part… @ Cobb Lecture Hall
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A screening of Adrian Prawica’s 2013 film, followed by a discussion with Prawica.
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class 6:00 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
A class on mindfulness of breathing.
Concert 6:30 pm
Concert @ Blackstone Library
Feb 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Violinist Lizbeth Bistrow, violist Daniel Golden, cellist Van Bistrow and pianist Elaine B. Smith perform Mozart and Schuman as part of the Music Teachers of [...]
Family Fun 6:30 pm
Family Fun @ Blackstone Library
Feb 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A chance for families to play board games and complete crafts.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Feb 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.
Piano Master Class 1:30 pm
Piano Master Class @ Fulton Hall
Feb 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Led by Lisa Kaplan.
Gentle Yoga 4:00 pm
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Feb 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Time for quiet reflection, meditation and yoga instruction.
Lecture: “Kant, Hamann, and the Implications of Citation.” 4:00 pm
Lecture: “Kant, Hamann, and the … @ Classics Building, room 110
Feb 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
John Hamilton, of Harvard University, presents the Sigmund H. Danziger Jr. Lecture in Humanities.
Tea Time Concert Series 4:15 pm
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Feb 20 @ 4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.
Lecture: “Simon Hanta and the Remains of Painting” 4:30 pm
Lecture: “Simon Hanta and the Re… @ Cochrane-Woods Art Center
Feb 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Molly Warnock, of Johns Hopkins University, presents as part of the Smart Lecture Series.
Workshop: Ethnoise! 4:30 pm
Workshop: Ethnoise! @ Goodspeed Hall, room 205
Feb 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
An ethnomusicology workshop with U. of C. Ph.D. student Will Faber.
Lecture: “Between Resistance and Compliance: The Ambivalent Bequest of the Theresienstadt ‘Ghetto’ Films.” 5:00 pm
Lecture: “Between Resistance and… @ Logan Center, seminar terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St.
Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Natascha Drubek, of the University of Regensburg, presents.
Third Thursday: La Coleur Entre le Blanc 5:00 pm
Third Thursday: La Coleur Entre … @ Smart Museum of Art
Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Participants learn how to unmake texts and turn paintings into pliable textiles and back again, inspired by works in the museum exhibit, “Interiors and Exteriors: [...]
Panel Discussion: “From Field to Fuel: The Economics of Biofuel Energy.” 5:30 pm
Panel Discussion: “From Field to… @ Ida Noyes Hall, library
Feb 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Economists Colin Carter, of the University of California, Davis, and Madhu Khanna of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, participate in a conversation moderated by [...]
Poetry Reading 6:00 pm
Poetry Reading @ Logan Center, seminar terrace 801
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Poet David MacLean presents.
Film Screening: “12 Years A Slave” 7:00 pm
Film Screening: “12 Years A Slave” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A screening of Deborah Kaufman and Alan Snitow’s 1997 documentary. To R.S.V.P., visit the museum’s website.
Concert 8:00 pm
Concert @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418
Feb 20 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Saxophonist Marcus Weiss performs Giorgio Netti’s “necessità d’interrogare il cielo.”
Vespers 8:00 pm
Vespers @ Bond Chapel
Feb 20 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Colloquium. “Avant-Garde Legacies in Postwar France.” 9:00 am
Colloquium. “Avant-Garde Legacie… @ Cochrane-Woods Art Center
Feb 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Colloquium. “Avant-Garde Legacies in Postwar France.” 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Cochrane-Woods Art Center, 5540 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. A colloquium featuring keynote speaker Tom McDonough, [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers 1:00 pm
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Feb 21 @ 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 3:30 pm
Lecture @ Fulton Hall
Feb 21 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484. Deborah Wong, of University of California Riverside, presents as part of the U. of C. [...]
Poetry Reading 6:00 pm
Poetry Reading @ Logan Center, seminar terrace 801
Feb 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Poetry Reading. 6 p.m., Logan Center, seminar terrace 801, 773-702-2787. Poet Alice Oswald presents.
Film Screening. “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.” 7:00 pm
Film Screening. “Cloudy with a C… @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Feb 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Film Screening. “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.” 7 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. A screening of Chris [...]
Concert 7:30 pm
Concert @ Logan Center, performance hall
Feb 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $25 general admission, $5 students. Third Coast Percussion performs John Cage and more. [...]
Panel Discussion. “Making Brown Work: America’s History and Future Educating People of Color.” 1:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “Making Brown … @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Feb 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “Making Brown Work: America’s History and Future Educating People of Color.” 1-3 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., [...]
Open Studio 2:00 pm
Open Studio @ Hyde Park Art Center
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Open Studio. 2-4 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. With artist residents artists John Preus, Paul Mpagi Sepuya and Assaf [...]
The Annual Dinner of the Hyde Park Historical Society 6:30 pm
The Annual Dinner of the Hyde Pa… @ Quadrangle Club
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Annual Dinner of the Hyde Park Historical Society. 6:30 p.m. Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., $70 per person, $80 after Feb. 17. Recipients [...]
Concert 7:30 pm
Concert @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $30 general admission, $20 students. The Apollo Chorus and Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra perform Mozart and [...]
Black History Month Jazz Celebration 8:00 pm
Black History Month Jazz Celebra… @ International House
Feb 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Black History Month Jazz Celebration. 8-10 p.m., International House, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, $25 VIP seating, $10 general admission, $8 students with ID. The [...]
Sunday at Rockefeller 11:00 am
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Featuring music by Third Coast Percussion.
Talk. “Climate Change and Carbon Tax: A Liberal Answer That Conservatives Can Love.” 11:30 am
Talk. “Climate Change and Carbon… @ First Unitarian Church
Feb 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Talk. “Climate Change and Carbon Tax: A Liberal Answer That Conservatives Can Love.” 11:30 a.m., First Unitarian Church, 5650 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-324-4100, free. Rev. [...]
Concert 3:00 pm
Concert @ First Unitarian Church
Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Concert. 3 p.m., First Unitarian Church, 5650 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-324-4100. The Crossing Borders Music Collective performs music by Ugandan composers. For more information, call [...]
Performance and Book Launch 3:00 pm
Performance and Book Launch @ Renaissance Society, Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418
Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Performance and Book Launch. 3 p.m., Renaissance Society, Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Artist Nora Schultz will give a [...]
Concert. Inspirations 4:00 pm
Concert. Inspirations @ Logan Center, performance hall
Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Concert. Inspirations. 4-5 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. The University Wind Ensemble and U-High Concert Band perform Tchaikovsky and [...]
Holy Communion Service 6:00 pm
Holy Communion Service @ Bond Chapel
Feb 23 @ 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
Feb 23 @ 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 with ID or children with adults. The [...]
Concert. The American Songbook 8:00 pm
Concert. The American Songbook @ Fulton Hall
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. The American Songbook. 8-9:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Handel, Schubert and more, presented by the U. of C. Vocal [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Lecture. “A Kiss Before Dying: Kenotic Themes in the Byzantine Iconography of Christ and the Mother of God.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “A Kiss Before Dying: K… @ Swift Hall, common room
Feb 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “A Kiss Before Dying: Kenotic Themes in the Byzantine Iconography of Christ and the Mother of God.” 4:30-6 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 [...]
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club 6:30 pm
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book… @ Blackstone Library
Feb 24 @ 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 Melissa Marr’s “The Arrivals.”
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Lecture. “Working to Bridge the Gap: Linking Academic and Practitioner-based Arts and Policy Research.” 12:00 pm
Lecture. “Working to Bridge the … @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies, room 289B
Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. “Working to Bridge the Gap: Linking Academic and Practitioner-based Arts and Policy Research.” Noon-1:20 p.m., Harris School of Public Policy Studies, room 289B, 155 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Feb 27 @ 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.
Workshop. Homeschool Event: Mummy Science 1:30 pm
Workshop. Homeschool Event: Mumm… @ Oriental Institute
Feb 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Workshop. Homeschool Event: Mummy Science. 1:30-3:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $5 members, $8 non-members. Participants learn about the science that made [...]
Lecture. “Universal Brotherhood Revisted: China, the Working Classes and Visual Culture In and Around the Great Exhibition in London, 1851.” 2:30 pm
Lecture. “Universal Brotherhood … @ Classics Building, room 110
Feb 27 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Universal Brotherhood Revisted: China, the Working Classes and Visual Culture In and Around the Great Exhibition in London, 1851.” 2:30-4:30 p.m., Classics Building, room [...]
Gentle Yoga 4:00 pm
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Feb 27 @ 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
Feb 27 @ 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 [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ International House, assembly hall
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Michio Kaku, author of “The Future of the Mind,” presents.
Collecting for Chicago 7:00 pm
Collecting for Chicago @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Collecting for Chicago. 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9775, free. Emily Teeter, of the Oriental Institute, presents on the museum’s [...]
Vespers 8:00 pm
Vespers @ Bond Chapel
Feb 27 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vespers. 8-9 p.m. Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free.
Conference. Sociologies of Music Theory: Instituions, Media and Practice 9:00 am
Conference. Sociologies of Music… @ Logan Center, seminar terrace 801
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Conference. Sociologies of Music Theory: Instituions, Media and Practice. 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Logan Center, seminar terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. For more [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Feb 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
Feb 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 [...]
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch 12:15 pm
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch @ Hyde Park Art Center
Feb 28 @ 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
Feb 28 @ 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
Feb 28 @ 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. “Suite DuSable: A Vision of Faith.” 7:00 pm
Concert. “Suite DuSable: A Visio… @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. “Suite DuSable: A Vision of Faith.” 7-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, $20 general admission, $10 [...]
Discussion. Woman with a Movie Camera, Now and Then (Digital and Analog) 7:00 pm
Discussion. Woman with a Movie C… @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Discussion. Woman with a Movie Camera, Now and Then (Digital and Analog). 7 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. [...]
Concert 7:30 pm
Concert @ Mandel Hall
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-2787, $25 general admission, $5 students. The Venice Baroque Orchestra and counter-tenor Philippe Jaroussky perform music [...]