Calendar

November 2013

Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
November 13, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Lunch with Mr. Skinner. Bring your lunch, relax, and enjoy —beverages provided. The carillon is played from noon, so you’ll hear the sweet sounds of [...]
Lecture. “Becoming ‘Copwise’: How the Urban Poor Negotiate Hyper-Policing in Everyday Life.” 4:15-6:15 p.m., Stuart Hall, Room 104, 5835 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-5116, free. Sociology [...]
Activities Night. Epic Wednesday @ Oriental Institute Museum
November 13, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Activities Night. Epic Wednesday. 5-8 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $15 non-members/$12 members advance tickets, $20 non-members/$15 members tickets at the [...]
Epic Wednesday. Exclusively for adults @ Oriental Institute
November 13, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Epic Wednesday. Exclusively for adults, this new 21-and-over evening event offers visitors open access to the Museum with unique entertainment and engaging hands-on activities that [...]
Global voices @ International House, Assembly Hall
November 13, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Global voices. Sociologist Sudhir Venkatesh will discuss his book “Floating City: A Rogue Sociologist Lost and Found in New York’s Underground Economy.” International House, Assembly [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle @ Blackstone Library
November 13, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Activities for beginner and experienced knitters. 
Lecture. “Floating City: A Rogue Sociologist Lost and Found in New York’s Underground Economy.” @ International Hosue, Assembly Hall
November 13, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lecture. “Floating City: A Rogue Sociologist Lost and Found in New York’s Underground Economy.” 6-8 p.m., International Hosue, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, [...]
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
November 13, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Wednesday Night Family Story Time. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring picture books and songs for children ages 3 to [...]
“An Iliad” (Preview) @ Court Theatre
November 13, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
“An Iliad” (Preview). Timothy Edward Kane returns to reprise his award-winning performance in this highly revival of Artistic Director Charles Newell’s critically acclaimed 2011 production. [...]
Concert @ Bond Chapel
November 13, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. 8 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8670, free. Yumiko Tanaka and Yoko Reikano Kimura perform the shamisen, a Japanese instrument similar to [...]
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
November 13, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, such as readings, spoken word, open [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
November 14, 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 14, 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 [...]
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
November 14, 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.
“Joe Scarborough and The Right Path: A Conversation with David.” @ Ida Noyes Hall, Cloister Club
November 14, 2013 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
“Joe Scarborough and The Right Path: A Conversation with David.” 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, Cloister Club, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, free. Scarborough, [...]
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
November 14, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free.
Lecture. “Ballads, Nations and Histories of Form.” @ Rosenwald Hall, Room 205
November 14, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Ballads, Nations and Histories of Form.” 4:30-6 p.m., Rosenwald Hall, Room 205, 1101 E. 58th St., 773-702-8537, free. Meredith Martin, of Princeton University, presents. [...]
Lecture. “Why Disability? Or, Who Should and Should Not Inhabit the World?” @ Classics Building, Room 110
November 14, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Why Disability? Or, Who Should and Should Not Inhabit the World?” 4:30-6:30 p.m., Classics Building, Room 110, 1010 E. 59th St. Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, of [...]
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
November 14, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Tea Time Concert Series. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.
Author Talk. “Wrong: Nine Economic Policy Disasters and What We Can Learn From Them.” @ International House, Assembly Hall
November 14, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Author Talk. “Wrong: Nine Economic Policy Disasters and What We Can Learn From Them.” 6-7:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, [...]