Calendar

October 2013

Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
October 10, 2013 @ 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.
Masterclass with pianist Daria Rabotkina @ Fulton Hall
October 10, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Masterclass with pianist Daria Rabotkina. Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 3-5 p.m., 773-702-8484.
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
October 10, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free.
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
October 10, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Rami Gabriel discusses his book, “Why I Buy: Self, Taste, and Consumer [...]
Poetry Reading @ Logan Center, Seminar Terrace 801
October 10, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Poetry Reading. 6 p.m., Logan Center, Seminar Terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St., free. Pulitzer Prize winning poet Mark Strand presents.
Concert and Discussion. Inside Out Faith @ Rockefeller Chapel
October 10, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Concert and Discussion. Inside Out Faith. 7:30-8:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-1005, free. Former Christian rock Grammy-nominated musician Jennifer Knapp performs and [...]
Worship Without Prerequisites @ Bond Chapel
October 10, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Worship Without Prerequisites. 8-9 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100. A chance for those interested in progressive Christian theology and community to gather [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 11, 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 11, 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 [...]
Lecture @ Classics Building, Room 110
October 11, 2013 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Lecture. 1 p.m., Classics Building, Room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., free. Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mark Strand speaks.
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
October 11, 2013 @ 1:45 pm – 2:15 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. “Love and Justice in Music.” @ Fulton Hall
October 11, 2013 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Love and Justice in Music.” 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Martin Stokes, a professor of music at King’s College [...]
Discussion. The Future of the Humanities @ Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room
October 11, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:45 pm
Discussion. The Future of the Humanities. 4-5:45 p.m., Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-3662. Psychoanalyst Julia Kristeva, of Paris Diderot [...]
Opening Reception @ Logan Center
October 11, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Opening Reception. 6-9 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Musicians including vocalist Dee Alexander perform for the Logan Center’s exhibition, “Diasporal Rhythms: [...]
Film Screening. “A Time There Was.” @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
October 11, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening. “A Time There Was.” 7-9 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8068, free. Tony Palmer’s 1980 film on composer [...]
Screening “A Time There Was.” @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
October 11, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
“A Time There Was.” Filmmaker Tony Palmer profiles Benjamin Britten in this prizewinning documentary that mixes biography with musical excerpts and archival rehearsal footage. Logan [...]
Seminar @ Institute of Politics
October 12, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Seminar. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. Will Ritter, director of advance for Mitt Romney for President, and Grant [...]
A Community Health Forum: How the Affordable Care Act Affects Older Adults and the Uninsured. 1-5 p.m., Chicago Theological Seminary, 1407 E. 60th St. Expert [...]
Community Grand Rounds: The Affordable Care Act @ Chicago Theological Seminary
October 12, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Community Grand Rounds: The Affordable Care Act Saturday, October 12, 2013 1:00 pm– 5:00 pm The Center for Community Health and Vitality at the University [...]
Author Reading @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
October 12, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Author Reading. 3-4 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Poet Kevin Coval, director of Young Chicago Authors, reads from his collection, [...]