Calendar

October 2013

Family Day: Makin’ Waves @ Smart Museum of Art
October 5, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Day: Makin’ Waves. A Smart Museum first Saturday event inspired by “State of Mind.” Collaborate with others on drawings of the Pacific Ocean, surfboards [...]
The Mountaintop
October 5, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Mountaintop, Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., 3-5 p.m. and 8-10 p.m. See description on Wednesday, Sept. 25, for details.
“Recreating Pasargadae, Cyrus the Great’s Paradise.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
October 5, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“Recreating Pasargadae, Cyrus the Great’s Paradise.” A screening and discussion of “Recreating Pasargadae, Cyrus the Great’s Paradise,” a film by Farzin Rezaeian. The film presents [...]
Guest Artist Recital: Lincoln Trio @ Fulton Hall
October 5, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Guest Artist Recital: Lincoln Trio. The Lincoln Trio will perform music of Prof. Shulamit Ran and winners of the Sejong Prize Competition. Fulton Hall, 5845 [...]
Comer Kids’ Classic 5K @ Main quad
October 6, 2013 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Comer Kids’ Classic 5K. Dedicated to advancing pediatric research, the Comer Kids’ Classic takes place in the beautiful Hyde Park neighborhood. Share the morning with [...]
11th Annual Comer Kids’ Classic @ University of Chicago Quadrangle
October 6, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 11:15 am
11th Annual Comer Kids’ Classic, happening 9:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. The Comer Kids’ Classic is a chip-timed 5K Run/Walk that begins and ends on [...]
LamaSeuss: The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins @ Oriental Institute
October 6, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
LamaSeuss: The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins. Hear Bartholomew’s story and explore the Oriental Institute’s behatted artifacts to learn what ancient hats can tell an [...]
The Legacy of Swami Vivekananda: To Live for Others @ Rockefeller Chapel
October 6, 2013 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
The Legacy of Swami Vivekananda: To Live for Others. The Vivekananda Vedanta Society of Chicago, with the Spiritual Life Office and the Committee on South [...]
The Mountaintop @ Court Theatre
October 6, 2013 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
The Mountaintop, Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., 2:30-4:30 p.m. and 7:30-9:30 p.m. See description on Wednesday, Sept. 25, for details.
Pacifica Quartet @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
October 6, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pacifica Quartet. Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 3-5 p.m., $25/$5 students, 773-702-8068.
Crescents Over Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
October 6, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
Crescents Over Rockefeller. Using the lunar calendar to chart the changing of the seasons and the commencement of sacred rituals is something that remains central [...]
Introduction to Mindfulness Mondays Series I @ Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
October 7, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Introduction to Mindfulness Mondays Series I. Are you new to mindfulness or want to go back to basics? Join the Introduction to Mindfulness series. This [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 7, 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 7, 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 [...]
David Kilcullen on “Out of the Mountains: The Coming Age of the Urban Guerilla.” @ International House
October 7, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
David Kilcullen on “Out of the Mountains: The Coming Age of the Urban Guerilla.” In “Out of the Mountains,” David Kilcullen offers a groundbreaking look [...]
From Birmingham to Barack: The Politics & Progress of the Civil Rights Movement, 1963 to 2013. To mark the 50th anniversary of the Birmingham campaign—and [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 8, 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 8, 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 [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 9, 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 9, 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 [...]