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Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Preschool Story Time 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Apr 1 @ 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.
Preschool Story Time 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Apr 1 @ 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.
Talk. “Responding to Global Humanitarian Crises.” 2:00 pm
Talk. “Responding to Global Huma… @ Institute of Politics
Apr 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Talk. “Responding to Global Humanitarian Crises.” 2-3 p.m., Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. David Miliband, CEO of the International Rescue [...]
Film Screening. “Black Girl.” 5:30 pm
Film Screening. “Black Girl.” @ Social Science Research Building, room 122
Apr 1 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Film Screening. “Black Girl.” 5:30-6:35 p.m., Social Science Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-3662. A screening of Ousmane Sembène’s 1966 film, preceded [...]
Lecture. “The Endtimes of Human Rights.” 5:30 pm
Lecture. “The Endtimes of Human … @ Pick Hall, room 001
Apr 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “The Endtimes of Human Rights.” Pick Hall, room 001, 5828 S. University Ave., 773-834-0957, free. Stephen Hopgood, of SOAS, University of London, presents as [...]
Lecture. “Grandparents and Other Relatives Raising Children.” 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Grandparents and Other… @ Chicago Child Care Society, third floor
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Grandparents and Other Relatives Raising Children.” 6-7 p.m., Chicago Child Care Society, third floor, 5467 S. University, 773-643-0452. James Gleeson, of the University of [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Seminar. “The Future of Surgery Under the ACA.” 12:00 pm
Seminar. “The Future of Surgery … @ Billings Hospital, room P-117
Apr 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Seminar. “The Future of Surgery Under the ACA.” Noon-1:30 p.m., Billings Hospital, room P-117, 950 E. 59th St. Dr. David Song, of the University of [...]
Lecture. “Genesis: Truman, American Jews, and the Origins of the Arab/Israel Conflict.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Genesis: Truman, Ameri… @ Social Science Research Building, room 122
Apr 2 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Genesis: Truman, American Jews, and the Origins of the Arab/Israel Conflict.” 4:30-6:30 p.m., Social Science Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-8296. [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Edwin Lyman, author of “Fukushima: The Story of a Nuclear Disaster,” presents.
Family Fun 6:30 pm
Family Fun @ Blackstone Library
Apr 2 @ 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
Apr 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Gallery Tour. 6:30-7 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. A tour focusing on highlights of the museum’s collection. Participants meet in the [...]
Money Smart – Retirement Planning: Building a Confident Retirement 6:30 pm
Money Smart – Retirement Plannin… @ Blackstone Library
Apr 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Money Smart – Retirement Planning: Building a Confident Retirement. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A financial advisor advises participants on [...]
Lecture. “Authority and Autonomy in the Achaemenid Persian Empire.” 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Authority and Autonomy… @ Oriental Institute
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “Authority and Autonomy in the Achaemenid Persian Empire.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. Elspeth Dusinberre, of the University of [...]
Catcher in the Rhyme 8:00 pm
Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
Apr 2 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, such as readings, spoken word, open mics [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Apr 3 @ 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.
Artist Open Studio Hours 12:00 pm
Artist Open Studio Hours @ Hyde Park Art Center
Apr 3 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Artist Open Studio Hours. Noon-6 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Open hours for Hyde Park Art Center artist in [...]
Gallery Talk. “A New Standard: Measures and Weights.” 12:15 pm
Gallery Talk. “A New Standard: M… @ Oriental Institute
Apr 3 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Talk. “A New Standard: Measures and Weights.” 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute, 773-702-9507, free. John Lindsey Weglarz, U. of C. PhD candidate in Egyptian archaeology, [...]
CPS Arts Liaison Welcome Event 4:00 pm
CPS Arts Liaison Welcome Event @ Oriental Institute
Apr 3 @ 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. Jack Green, chief curator of the museum, presents a tour [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ International House
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, 773-753-2274, free. Dinaw Mengetsu, author of “All Our Names,” presents.
Film Screening and Discussion. “Your Inner Fish.” 6:30 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “… @ Logan Center, performance hall
Apr 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “Your Inner Fish.” 6:30-8:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., free. A screening of PBS’ new series, followed [...]
Talk. “The Unholy Alliance: Reporters and Politicians.” 6:30 pm
Talk. “The Unholy Alliance: Repo… @ Institute of Politics
Apr 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Talk. “The Unholy Alliance: Reporters and Politicians.” 6:30-8 p.m., Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Former Washington Post columnist Bob Levey [...]
Concert. “Mobile Miniatures – The Ringtone Project.” 8:00 pm
Concert. “Mobile Miniatures – Th… @ Fulton Hall
Apr 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. “Mobile Miniatures – The Ringtone Project.” 8-9 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, $10 general admission, free with U. of C. ID. [...]
Symposium. “Reason and Esotericism in Shi’i Studies.” 8:45 am
Symposium. “Reason and Esoterici… @ International House, Coulter Lounge
Apr 4 @ 8:45 am – 6:00 pm
Symposium. “Reason and Esotericism in Shi’i Studies.” 8:45 a.m.-6 p.m., International House, Coulter Lounge, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. A public symposium exploring Shi’ism [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Talk. “Empowering Afghan Women through Education.” 12:00 pm
Talk. “Empowering Afghan Women t… @ Quadrangle Club
Apr 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Talk. “Empowering Afghan Women through Education.” Noon-1 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Shabana Basij-Rasikh, president of the School of Leadership [...]
Lecture. “Brahms, again the ‘Master of Allusion,’ with His Godson in Mind.” 3:30 pm
Lecture. “Brahms, again the ‘Mas… @ Fulton Hall
Apr 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Brahms, again the ‘Master of Allusion,’ with His Godson in Mind.” 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Janet Schmalfeldt, of [...]
Xbox Fun Fridays 3:30 pm
Xbox Fun Fridays @ Blackstone Library
Apr 4 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Xbox Fun Fridays. 3:30-4:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Staged Reading 8:00 pm
Staged Reading @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Apr 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Staged Reading. 8 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., $5. The Hyde Park Community Players present selections from “Juggler” a bilingual collection of [...]
11th Annual Prayer Breakfast. “New Beginnings.” 10:00 am
11th Annual Prayer Breakfast. “N… @ St. Thomas the Apostle School
Apr 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
11th Annual Prayer Breakfast. “New Beginnings.” 10 a.m., St. Thomas the Apostle School, 5467 S. Woodlawn Ave, $25 donation. Featuring a talk by keynote speaker [...]
Money Smart – Retirement Planning: Building a Confident Retirement 11:00 am
Money Smart – Retirement Plannin… @ Blackstone Library
Apr 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Money Smart – Retirement Planning: Building a Confident Retirement. 11 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A financial advisor advises participants on [...]
Gallery Walk-through 12:00 pm
Gallery Walk-through @ Renaissance Society, Cobb Lecture Hall room 418
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Walk-through. Noon, Renaissance Society, Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670. Hamza Walker, associate curator of the Renaissance Society, leads a [...]
Family Day: Ultra Sounds Exquisite Corpses 1:00 pm
Family Day: Ultra Sounds Exquisi… @ Smart Museum of Art
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Day: Ultra Sounds Exquisite Corpses. 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 773-702-0200, free. Participants draw their insides with the help of an ultrasound operated [...]
Concert 8:00 pm
Concert @ Logan Center
Apr 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. 8 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $40 preferred seating, $30 general admission, $10 U. of C. students. Singer [...]
Concert 8:00 pm
Concert @ Congregation Rodfei Zedek
Apr 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. 8 p.m., Congregation Rodfei Zedek, 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-752-2770, rodfei.org, $15 in advance, $20 at the door, $10 students. Guitarist Gerard Edery [...]
Concert 9:30 pm
Concert @ Bond Chapel
Apr 5 @ 9:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Concert. 9:30 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8670, free. Guitarist and percussionist Oren Ambarchi performs.
Film Screening. “Butterfly Lovers.” 2:00 pm
Film Screening. “Butterfly Lovers.” @ Logan Center
Apr 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Film Screening. “Butterfly Lovers.” 2-4 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. As screening of Sang Hu and Huang Sha’s 1954 film. Part [...]
Concert. A Modern Song Sojourn 3:00 pm
Concert. A Modern Song Sojourn @ Logan Center, performance penthouse 901
Apr 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Concert. A Modern Song Sojourn. 3-4:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Soprano Patrice Michaels and pianist Amy Briggs [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Apr 6 @ 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
Apr 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
Apr 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. “A Heart Like Bright Water: Contemplating and Cultivating Holiness with the Theological Metaphor of Evagrius Ponticus.” 12:00 pm
Lecture. “A Heart Like Bright Wa… @ Swift Hall
Apr 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. “A Heart Like Bright Water: Contemplating and Cultivating Holiness with the Theological Metaphor of Evagrius Ponticus.” Noon-1:30 p.m., Swift Hall, 1025 E. 58th St. [...]
Lecture. “A Fire Upon the World: Miracles and Charismatic Sensibility in Northern Ghana.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “A Fire Upon the World:… @ Swift Hall, third floor lecture room
Apr 7 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “A Fire Upon the World: Miracles and Charismatic Sensibility in Northern Ghana.” 4:30-6 p.m., Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, 1025 E. 58th St., [...]
Lecture. “Nature Nation Ecology, and History in India’s Past.” 5:00 pm
Lecture. “Nature Nation Ecology,… @ Foster Hall, room 103
Apr 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Nature Nation Ecology, and History in India’s Past.” 5-6:30 p.m., Foster Hall, room 103, 1130 E. 59th St., 773-702-1673, free. Mahesh Rangarajan, of the [...]
Open House 5:30 pm
Open House @ St. Thomas the Apostle school
Apr 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Open House. 5:30-7 p.m., St. Thomas the Apostle school, 5467 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-667-1142, stapostleschool.com.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Preschool Story Time 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Apr 8 @ 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.
POLITICO Power Lunch 12:30 pm
POLITICO Power Lunch @ Ida Noyes Hall
Apr 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
POLITICO Power Lunch. 12:30-1:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Politico editors and reporters present. To R.S.V.P., visit politics.uchicago.edu/events.
Conversation. “Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Women in Political Leadership.” 6:00 pm
Conversation. “Breaking the Glas… @ Quadrangle Club
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Conversation. “Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Women in Political Leadership.” 6-7:15 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Cook County Board President Toni [...]
Lecture. “Making Hinduism a World Religion: Before and After Swami Vivekananda.” 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Making Hinduism a Worl… @ International House, assembly hall
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lecture. “Making Hinduism a World Religion: Before and After Swami Vivekananda.” 6-8 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Christopher Bayly, [...]
Concert 7:00 pm
Concert @ Logan Center, cafe
Apr 8 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Concert. 7-10 p.m., Logan Center, cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Pianist Ben Paterson performs as part of the Logan Center and Hyde Park [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Seminar. “Recommendations of the National Commission Physician Payment Reform.” 12:00 pm
Seminar. “Recommendations of the… @ Billings Hospitial, room P-117
Apr 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Seminar. “Recommendations of the National Commission Physician Payment Reform.” Noon-1:30 p.m., Billings Hospitial, room P-117, 950 E. 59th St. Steve Schroeder, of the University of [...]
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity … @ Swift Hall, common room,
Apr 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 773-702-8200, $5. A vegetarian meal followed by a talks or performance. To R.S.V.P., [...]
Poetry Wednesday 4:00 pm
Poetry Wednesday @ Blackstone Library
Apr 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Poetry Wednesday. 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants recite their favorite poems in celebration of Poetry Month. Open to participants [...]
Panel Discussion. The Art and Science of Urbanism 5:00 pm
Panel Discussion. The Art and Sc… @ Gray Center Lab, room 112
Apr 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Panel Discussion. The Art and Science of Urbanism. 5 p.m., Gray Center Lab, room 112, 929 E. 60th St., 773-702-5116. Julie Burros, director of Cultural [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle 6:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Ci… @ Blackstone Library
Apr 9 @ 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.
Concert 6:30 pm
Concert @ Blackstone Library
Apr 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Concert. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Pianist Laura Fenster performs Mozart and more, as part of the Music Teachers of [...]
Family Fun. 6:30 pm
Family Fun. @ Blackstone Library
Apr 9 @ 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.
Catcher in the Rhyme 8:00 pm
Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
Apr 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, such as readings, spoken word, open mics [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Apr 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.
Lecture 4:00 pm
Lecture @ Social Science Research Building, room 122
Apr 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Lecture. 4-5 p.m., Social Science Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-834-7458. James Jackson, of the University of Michigan, presents the U. of [...]
omposers Workshop. Composing With Data 5:00 pm
omposers Workshop. Composing Wit… @ Logan Center, room 703
Apr 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Composers Workshop. Composing With Data. 5-6:30 p.m., Logan Center, room 703, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Composer Francisco Castillo Trigueros presents.
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Hillary Chute, author of “Outside the Box: Interviews with Contemporary Cartoonists,” presents.
Film Screening and Lecture. “Crisis in the Congo: Uncovering the Truth.” 7:00 pm
Film Screening and Lecture. “Cri… @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Apr 10 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Film Screening and Lecture. “Crisis in the Congo: Uncovering the Truth.” 7-10 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Lecture 12:00 pm
Lecture @ Rosenwald Hall, room 405
Apr 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. Noon-1:30 p.m., Rosenwald Hall, room 405, 1101 E. 58th St., 773-834-3403. Stephen Best, of University of California, Berkeley’s Department of English, presents.
Lecture 12:00 pm
Lecture @ Rosenwald Hall, room 405
Apr 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. Noon-1:30 p.m., Rosenwald Hall, room 405, 1101 E. 58th St., 773-834-3403. Stephen Best, of University of California, Berkeley’s Department of English, presents.
Afro-Cuban Percussion Lecture and Demonstration 3:30 pm
Afro-Cuban Percussion Lecture an… @ Fulton Hall
Apr 11 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Afro-Cuban Percussion Lecture and Demonstration. 3:30-5 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Percussionist Jean-Christophe Leroy and U. of C. students present.
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 7:30 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” @ Experimental Station
Apr 11 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 7:30 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave., $10 in advance, $12 at the door. The opening night of the Hyde [...]
Game Day 10:00 am
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
Apr 12 @ 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 [...]
Money Smart – Retirement Planning: Building a Confident Retirement 11:00 am
Money Smart – Retirement Plannin… @ Blackstone Library
Apr 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Money Smart – Retirement Planning: Building a Confident Retirement. 11 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A financial advisor advises participants on [...]
IOP Political TV Festival. “Watching Washington in TV’s New Golden Age.” 12:00 pm
IOP Political TV Festival. “Watc… @ Ida Noyes Hall
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
IOP Political TV Festival. “Watching Washington in TV’s New Golden Age.” 12-6 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Writers and [...]
Panel Discussion. “America’s Most Wanted: Hip-Hop, The Media and the Prison Industrial Complex.” 2:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “America’s Mos… @ International House
Apr 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “America’s Most Wanted: Hip-Hop, The Media and the Prison Industrial Complex.” 2:00pm – 4:00pm, International House, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2270. Featuring a [...]
Exhibit Talk 6:00 pm
Exhibit Talk @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Exhibit Talk. 6-8 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, $10 general admission, free for members. Delroy Lindo, executive [...]
A Night at the Peking Opera 7:30 pm
A Night at the Peking Opera @ Logan Center, performance hall
Apr 12 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
A Night at the Peking Opera. 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., $20 general admission, $10 students. The Chicago premier of [...]
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 7:30 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” @ Experimental Station
Apr 12 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 7:30 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave., $10 in advance, $12 at the door. The Hyde Park Community Players’ 5th [...]
Film Screening. “Persepolis Recreated.” 2:00 pm
Film Screening. “Persepolis Recr… @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Apr 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Film Screening. “Persepolis Recreated.” 2-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. A screening of Sunrise Visual Innovations’ 2004 film.
Ling Ke Salon Recital of Chinese Opera 2:00 pm
Ling Ke Salon Recital of Chinese… @ Logan Center
Apr 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Ling Ke Salon Recital of Chinese Opera. 2 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Opera star Ling Ke performs part of Hong [...]
Artist Open Studio Hours 2:30 pm
Artist Open Studio Hours @ Hyde Park Art Center
Apr 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Artist Open Studio Hours. 1-3 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Open hours for Hyde Park Art Center artist in [...]
Concert 3:00 pm
Concert @ Logan Center, performance hall
Apr 13 @ 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 and clarinetist Anthony McGill perform [...]
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 3:00 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” @ Experimental Station
Apr 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 3 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave., $10 in advance, $12 at the door. The Hyde Park Community Players’ 5th [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz 7:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Apr 13 @ 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
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Book Launch 5:30 pm
Book Launch @ Ida Noyes Hall, first floor lounge
Apr 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Book Launch. 5:30-8:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, first floor lounge, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-702-1673, free. A discussion of the U. of C. Press book, [...]
Emerging Minds Project Community Conversation 6:00 pm
Emerging Minds Project Community… @ Office of Multicultural Student Affairs, room 107
Apr 14 @ 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. A campus community discussion drawing upon [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Preschool Story Time 10:30 am
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Apr 15 @ 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.
Lecture 12:00 pm
Lecture @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies
Apr 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. Noon-1:20 p.m. Harris School of Public Policy Studies, 773-834-2196. Andy Shaw, executive director of the Better Government Association, discusses ethics in policy.
Chicago Storytelling Guild meeting 7:30 pm
Chicago Storytelling Guild meeting @ Regents Park
Apr 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Chicago Storytelling Guild meeting. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Regents Park, 5050 S. Lake Shore Dr. For more information, call Judith Heineman at 312-925-0439.
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Seminar. “The Affordable Care Act and the Expansion of Illinois Medicaid.” 12:00 pm
Seminar. “The Affordable Care Ac… @ Billings Hospital, room P-117
Apr 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Seminar. “The Affordable Care Act and the Expansion of Illinois Medicaid.” Noon-1:30 p.m., Billings Hospital, room P-117, 950 E. 59th St. Julie Hamos, director of [...]
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School 12:00 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity … @ Swift Hall, common room
Apr 16 @ 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., 773-702-8200, $5. Andrea Matteson, of the Edible Alchemy food [...]
Gallery Talk 12:15 pm
Gallery Talk @ Oriental Institute
Apr 16 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Talk. “Death and Taxes in Ancient Egypt.” 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Brian Muhs, of the Oriental Institute, presents. [...]
Lecture. “Religious Institutions and the Post-Mao State: The Rise of Protestant Christianity in a Chinese County.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “Religious Institutions… @ Swift Hall, third floor lecture room
Apr 16 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Religious Institutions and the Post-Mao State: The Rise of Protestant Christianity in a Chinese County.” 4:30-6 p.m., Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, 1025 [...]
Lecture 5:00 pm
Lecture @ Gray Center Lab, room 112
Apr 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. 5 p.m., Gray Center Lab, room 112, 929 E. 60th St., 773-702-5116. Adrienne Brown, of the U. of C., presents.
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle 6:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Ci… @ Blackstone Library
Apr 16 @ 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.
Poetry Reading. 6:00 pm
Poetry Reading. @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Apr 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Poetry Reading. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Poets Peter O’Leary and Devin Johnson, present.
Family Fun 6:30 pm
Family Fun @ Blackstone Library
Apr 16 @ 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.
Catcher in the Rhyme 8:00 pm
Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, such as readings, spoken word, open mics [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Video Screening. “The Body in 3D.” 3:00 pm
Video Screening. “The Body in 3D.” @ Crerar Library
Apr 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Video Screening. “The Body in 3D.” 3-5 p.m., Crerar Library, 5730 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-7715. A looping presentation of a short 3D video tour of [...]
Lecture. “The Life of Mexico City: Indigenous Presence in the Sixteenth Century Capital.” 4:30 pm
Lecture. “The Life of Mexico Cit… @ Cochrane-Woods Art Center
Apr 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “The Life of Mexico City: Indigenous Presence in the Sixteenth Century Capital.” 4:30-5:30 p.m., Cochrane-Woods Art Center, 5540 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0278. Barbara Mundy, [...]
Tea Time Concert Series 4:30 pm
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Apr 17 @ 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 [...]
Lecture. “Seeing Into and Seeing Through: The Promise and Peril of Imaging.” 5:00 pm
Lecture. “Seeing Into and Seeing… @ Regenstein Library, room 122A-B
Apr 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Seeing Into and Seeing Through: The Promise and Peril of Imaging.” 5 p.m., Regenstein Library, room 122A-B, 1100 E. 57th St. Dr. Richard B. [...]
Third Thursday: How to Draw Hands 5:30 pm
Third Thursday: How to Draw Hands @ Smart Museum of Art
Apr 17 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Third Thursday: How to Draw Hands. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants use as inspiration drawings in the [...]
Freedom for All the Earth: An Interfaith Passover Seder. 6 p.m., Chicago Theological Seminary, 1407 E. 60th ST., 773-896-2400. Co-sponsored wtih the Hyde Park Muslim Family Circle and Mishkan Chicago. To R.S.V.P., send an e-mail to jcis@ctschicago.edu. 6:00 pm
Freedom for All the Earth: An In… @ Chicago Theological Seminary
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Freedom for All the Earth: An Interfaith Passover Seder. 6 p.m., Chicago Theological Seminary, 1407 E. 60th ST., 773-896-2400. Co-sponsored wtih the Hyde Park Muslim [...]
Author Talk. “U.S. Policy and the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict.” 6:30 pm
Author Talk. “U.S. Policy and th… @ International House, assembly hall
Apr 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Author Talk. “U.S. Policy and the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict.” 6:30-8 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Josh Ruebner, national advocacy director [...]
Film Screening. “The Abominable Crime.” 7:00 pm
Film Screening. “The Abominable … @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening. “The Abominable Crime.” 7-9 p.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307, 773-702-7721. Micah Fink’s 2013 film, followed by a Q and A with him. [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Symposium. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” 12:00 pm
Symposium. “Affective Labor in D… @ Fulton Hall
Apr 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Symposium. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” Noon-2 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Focusing on dance as work and [...]
Workshop 1:00 pm
Workshop @ Fulton Hall
Apr 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Workshop. 1-4 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Pianists Svetlana Belsky and Elena Doubovitskaya, dancer Wendy Clinard and painter Dmitry Samarov host [...]
Lecture 4:30 pm
Lecture @ Swift Hall, common room
Apr 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. 4:30 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-9565. Sahar Khamis, of the University of Maryland, College Park, presents a U. of [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Virginia Zaharieva, co-author of “Nine Rabbits,” and Albena Stambolova, co-author of “Everything Happens [...]
Conversation. “On Disappointment.” 6:00 pm
Conversation. “On Disappointment.” @ Hyde Park Art Center
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Conversation. “On Disappointment.” 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Philosopher Simon Critchley, of the New School for Social Research [...]
2014 TEDxUChicago Conference 9:00 am
2014 TEDxUChicago Conference @ Mandel Hall
Apr 19 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
2014 TEDxUChicago Conference. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., tedxuchicago.com. A local, independently organized TED conference.
Easter Eggstravaganza 10:00 am
Easter Eggstravaganza @ Lutheran School of Theology
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Easter Eggstravaganza. 10 a.m.-noon, Lutheran School of Theology, 1100 E. 55th St. Featuring two Easter egg hunts, food, games, crafts and a raffle. Organized by [...]
Workshop. Lego Architects 10:00 am
Workshop. Lego Architects @ Robie House
Apr 19 @ 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 [...]
Dance Workshop. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” 11:00 am
Dance Workshop. “Affective Labor… @ Logan Center, performance penthouse
Apr 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Dance Workshop. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Led by [...]
Book Discussion 1:00 pm
Book Discussion @ Blackstone Library
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Book Discussion. 1-2 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants discussion Adam Johnson’s “The Orphan Master’s Son.”
Dance Performance. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” 7:00 pm
Dance Performance. “Affective La… @ Logan Center, performance penthouse
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Dance Performance. “Affective Labor in Dance: South Asia and Beyond.” 7-8 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Dancer Joanna de [...]
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 7:30 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” @ Ida Noyes Hall
Apr 19 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 7:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St.,, $10 in advance, $12 at the door. The Hyde Park Community Players’ [...]
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 3:00 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” @ Ida Noyes Hall
Apr 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Play. “Romeo and Juliet.” 3 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St.,, $10 in advance, $12 at the door. The Hyde Park Community Players’ [...]
7:30 pm
@ Room 43
Apr 20 @ 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
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Talk. “Can Social Entrepreneurship End Global Poverty?” 12:00 pm
Talk. “Can Social Entrepreneursh… @ Ida Noyes Hall
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Talk. “Can Social Entrepreneurship End Global Poverty?” Noon-1 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Premal Shah, president of Kiva.org, presents. [...]
4:30 pm
@ Swift Hall, room 106
Apr 21 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Religious Deliberations and Respectful Democracy: Re-Imagining Liberal Publicity in Brazil. 4:30-6 p.m., Swift Hall, room 106, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Elina Hartikainen, of [...]
Young Professional Leaders Meeting 6:15 pm
Young Professional Leaders Meeting @ Oriental Institute
Apr 21 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Young Professional Leaders Meeting. 6:15-8:15 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. A meeting on how to become involved with the Oriental Institute’s [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Author Talk 6:00 pm
Author Talk @ International House, assembly hall
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. Shadi Hamid, author of “Temptations of Power: Islamists and Illiberal Democracy in [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]
Tot Lot 9:00 am
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Apr 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
Apr 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 [...]