Calendar

September – October 2013

6th Annual Blessing of the Animals @ Rockefeller Chapel
September 29, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
6th Annual Blessing of the Animals. 1-1:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100. Participants join the neighborhood’s dogs and cats for their annual [...]
Closing Night Reception and Event @ DuSable Museum of African American History
September 29, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Closing Night Reception and Event. 2-4 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org, $10. Programming featuring poet avery r. [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
September 30, 2013 @ 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 @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
September 30, 2013 @ 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 [...]
Computers on the Job – How to do Your Resume! @ Blackstone Library
September 30, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Computers on the Job – How to do Your Resume! 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A class to help job [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 1, 2013 @ 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 @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 1, 2013 @ 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 [...]
“This Town” with The New York Times’ Mark Leibovich. @ Institute of Politics
October 1, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
“This Town” with The New York Times’ Mark Leibovich. In “This Town,” Mark Leibovich, chief national correspondent for The New York Times Magazine, presents a [...]
Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
October 1, 2013 @ 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, free for students, $5 suggested donation for non-students.
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
October 1, 2013 @ 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 accompanied by organ music.
Musical Performance. First Mondays Jazz Series @ Arts Incubator
October 1, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Musical Performance. First Mondays Jazz Series. 6:30-9 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-2787, free. Ernest Dawkins’ We Free Trio performs.
Talk. “This Town.” @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies
October 1, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Talk. “This Town.” 7-8 p.m., Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Auditorium, 1155 E. 60th St., 773-834-4671, free. Mark Leibovich, chief national correspondent for The [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 2, 2013 @ 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 @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 2, 2013 @ 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 [...]
Lunch with Mr. Skinner: Guest Dutch organist Everhard Zwart @ Rockefeller Chapel
October 2, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Lunch with Mr. Skinner: Guest Dutch organist Everhard Zwart. Bring your lunch, relax, and enjoy —beverages provided. The carillon is played from noon, so you’ll [...]
Musical Performance. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. @ Rockefeller Chapel
October 2, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Musical Performance. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. Noon-12:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Dutch organist Everhard Zwart performs.
Wednesday Community Luncheon. “L’affaire Aslan: The Zealot the Media, and the Academic Study of Religion.” Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, Common Room, 1025 E. 58th St., [...]
An Evening with Adrian Smith: Supertall Towers and Green Cities @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
October 2, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
An Evening with Adrian Smith: Supertall Towers and Green Cities. Adrian Smith speaks on “Supertall Towers & Green Cities” at the 2013 Thinking into the [...]
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
October 2, 2013 @ 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. 
Tour. Museum Gallery Highlight @ Oriental Institute Museum
October 2, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Tour. Museum Gallery Highlight. 6:30-7 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. A chance to learn more about the institute’s galleries.