Calendar

November 2013

Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
November 2, 2013 @ 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 [...]
Gallery Tour @ Oriental Institute
November 2, 2013 @ 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 [...]
Highlight Tour Gallery @ International House, lobby
November 2, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Highlight Tour Gallery. International House, lobby, 1155 E. 58th St., 6:30-7 p.m., 773-834-9777.
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
November 3, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Sunday at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with excerpts of Durufle’s Requiem. 
Founder’s Day @ DuSable Museum of African American History
November 3, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Founder’s Day. Noon-5 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org. A celebration of the birthday of museum founder Dr. [...]
Art Class @ Hyde Park Art Center
November 3, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Art Class. Slabwork with Amanda Gentry. 12:30-4:30 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Gentry, the artist [...]
Family event. “Little Scribe.” @ Oriental Institute
November 3, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Family event. “Little Scribe.” Presentations and guided writing-themed tours begin at 2, 2:30, 3, and 3:30 p.m. Recommended for families with youths aged 9 to [...]
Family Program: Little Scribe @ Oriental Institute
November 3, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Program: Little Scribe. 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Participants learn about the roots and development of writing. Presentations and [...]
Concert @ Fulton Hall
November 3, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Concert. 3-4:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. The New Music Ensemble performs.
New Music Ensemble @ Fulton Hall
November 3, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
New Music Ensemble. Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 3-4:30 p.m., 773-702-8484.
Roman Catholic Mass @ Calvert House
November 3, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Roman Catholic Mass. 11 a.m.-noon, 5-6 p.m. and 9-10 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave., 773-702-2011, uofccatholic.com. 
Holy Communion Service @ Bond Chapel
November 3, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Holy Communion Service. 6-7 p.m., Bond Chapel 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. For more information contact Robert Kinney by calling 773-771-0771 or sending an [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
November 4, 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
November 4, 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 [...]
Conversation with Gov. Lincoln Chafee @ Ida Noyes Hall, Library
November 4, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Conversation with Gov. Lincoln Chafee. Noon-1:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, Library, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, free. An off-the-record conversation with the Rhode Island Democrat. [...]
Seminar. Improvisation and Repetition @ Franke Institute for the Humanities, Regenstein Library, Room S-102
November 4, 2013 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Seminar. Improvisation and Repetition. 3:30-5 p.m., Franke Institute for the Humanities, Regenstein Library, Room S-102, 1100 E. 57th St., 773-702-3662. 
Lecture. “Maternal Mortality in the Context of Conflict.” @ Harper Memorial Library, Room 130
November 4, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Maternal Mortality in the Context of Conflict.” 4:30-5:30 p.m., Harper Memorial Library, Room 130, 1116 E. 59th St., 773-702-8296. Midwife Kylea Liese presents a [...]
Lecture. “Moral Authority in an Age of Ethnocentric Anxeity.” @ Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room
November 4, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Moral Authority in an Age of Ethnocentric Anxeity.” 4:30 p.m., Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Richard B. Miller, [...]
Hydrofracking: What Everyone Needs to Know @ International House, Assembly Hall
November 4, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hydrofracking: What Everyone Needs to Know. Presented by author Alex Prud’homme, International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St. 6-8 p.m., 773-753-2274.
Concert @ Arts Incubator
November 4, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. 7-9 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd, 773-702-2787, free. The Xavier Breaker Coalition performs as part of the incubator’s First Mondays Jazz Series. [...]