Calendar

November 2013

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, [...]
Film Screening and Discussion. “Gasland 2.” @ Cobb Lecture Hall, Room 307
November 14, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “Gasland 2.” 7-9 p.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, Room 307, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-7721. A screening of director Josh Fox’s 2013 [...]
Lecture @ St.Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church
November 14, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lecture. 7 p.m., St.Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 5472 S. Kimbark Ave., 773-324-2626, free. Richard Cahan, author of “Edgar Miller and the Handmade Home: Chicago’s [...]
Dance and Opera Performance. “Traviata.” @ Logan Center, Peformance Hall
November 14, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dance and Opera Performance. “Traviata.” 8 p.m., Logan Center, Peformance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $15 general admission, $5 students. Tickets for sale at [...]
Open House @ Ray Elementary School
November 14, 2013 @ 9:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Open House. 9:30-10:30 a.m., Ray Elementary School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave., 773-535-0970. A tour for prospective parents, starting in the school’s cafeteria.
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
November 15, 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 15, 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 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
November 15, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 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.
Poet Talk @ Taft House, Room 102
November 15, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Poet Talk. 3-4:30 p.m., Taft House, Room 102, 935 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. British poet Keston Sutherland presents.
Open Rehearsal @ Fulton Hall
November 15, 2013 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Open Rehearsal. 3:30-5 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484. An open rehearsal by the Spektral Quartet string ensemble, moderated by U. of C. [...]
Poet Reading @ Midway Studios, Room 108
November 15, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Poet Reading. 6 p.m., Midway Studios, Room 108, 929 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. British poet Keston Sutherland presents alongside an emerging writer from the [...]
Film Screening and Q and A. “Hoodwinked.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
November 15, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Film Screening and Q and A. “Hoodwinked.” 6:30-8:30 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org. A screening of the [...]
Opera. “Carmen.” @ International House, Assembly Hall
November 15, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Opera. “Carmen.” 6:30-9:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, $50 VIP, $30 general admission, $20 students and seniors. The American Chamber [...]
Book Launch @ Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901
November 15, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Book Launch. 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. With short story authors Amina Cain and Veronica Gonzalez.
Global Health Film Festival @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
November 16, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Global Health Film Festival. Noon-11 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., free. A festival to raise awareness of domestic and international [...]
Family Program: Ancient Game Night @ Oriental Institute
November 16, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Program: Ancient Game Night. 6-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $3 for non-members, free for members and participants under age 8. [...]
Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) @ University Church
November 16, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play in English by Christopher Hampton, directed by Laura MacGregor. Based on an 18th [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
November 18, 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 18, 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 [...]
Film Screening. “The Flat.” @ Congregation Rodfei Zedek
November 18, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Film Screening. “The Flat.” 12:30 p.m., Congregation Rodfei Zedek, 5220 S. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-752-2770, free. A screening of the 2011 Israeli documentary on what [...]