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November 2, 2013

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8:45 am “The Winning Words Initiative: A Midwest Regional Resource Network for Pre-Collegiate Philosophy.” @ Mandel Hall
“The Winning Words Initiative: A… @ Mandel Hall
Nov 2 @ 8:45 am – 4:30 pm
“The Winning Words Initiative: A Midwest Regional Resource Network for Pre-Collegiate Philosophy.” 8:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St. A series of talks [...]
10:00 am Game Day @ Blackstone Library
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Game Day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance to play board games for adults and kids 9 and [...]
1:00 pm Family Day: Kite Flight @ Smart Museum of Art
Family Day: Kite Flight @ Smart Museum of Art
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Day: Kite Flight. 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Families create kites out of recycled plastic bags with [...]
1:00 pm Workshop. Sketching in the Mesopotamian Gallery — Faces and Figures @ Oriental Institute
Workshop. Sketching in the Mesop… @ Oriental Institute
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Workshop. Sketching in the Mesopotamian Gallery — Faces and Figures. 1-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $25 non-members, $20 members. A sketching [...]
1:00 pm Workshop. “Sketching in the Mesopotamian Gallery–Faces and Figures.” @ Oriental Institute
Workshop. “Sketching in the Meso… @ Oriental Institute
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Workshop. “Sketching in the Mesopotamian Gallery–Faces and Figures.” Hone your sketching skills while developing a new appreciation for art and artifacts created thousands of years [...]
2:00 pm Gallery Talk @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Gallery Talk @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gallery Talk. 2-5 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org. Raub Welch, curator of the museum’s exhibit, “The Endangered [...]
2:00 pm Symposium. “Living with the Past: How the Ancient Middle East Shaped Our World.” @ Oriental Institute
Symposium. “Living with the Past… @ Oriental Institute
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Symposium. “Living with the Past: How the Ancient Middle East Shaped Our World.” Inspired by the special exhibit, Our Work: Modern Jobs – Ancient Origins, [...]
3:00 pm An Evening of Bulgarian Puppetry @ International House, Assembly Hall
An Evening of Bulgarian Puppetry @ International House, Assembly Hall
Nov 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
An Evening of Bulgarian Puppetry. International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m., 773-753-2274.
3:00 pm Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Nov 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Author Talk. 3-4 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Ytasha Womack, author of “Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy [...]
6:30 pm Gallery Tour @ Oriental Institute
Gallery Tour @ Oriental Institute
Nov 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Gallery Tour. 6:30-7 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. A tour focusing on highlights of the museum’s collection. Participants meet in the [...]
6:30 pm Highlight Tour Gallery @ International House, lobby
Highlight Tour Gallery @ International House, lobby
Nov 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Highlight Tour Gallery. International House, lobby, 1155 E. 58th St., 6:30-7 p.m., 773-834-9777.