Calendar

November 2013

Author Talk @ 57th Street Books
November 20, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 5-7 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300, semcoop.com. Merry White discusses her book, “Cooking for Crowds,” of which a 40th [...]
Discussion. “The Legacy of JFK @ Quadrangle Club
November 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Discussion. “The Legacy of JFK, 50 Years After His Assassination.” 6 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671. Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Richard Reeves discusses [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle @ Blackstone Library
November 20, 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. 
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle @ Blackstone Library
November 20, 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. 
Panel Discussion. “Chicago: City of Big Data.” @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
November 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “Chicago: City of Big Data.” 6-8 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., free. Faculty at the University of Chicago Medicine, [...]
Panel Discussion. “Chicago: City of Big Data.” @ Logan Center Performance Hall
November 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Panel Discussion. “Chicago: City of Big Data.” 6-8 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., free. Faculty at the University of Chicago Medicine, [...]
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
November 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class. 6-7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A class on mindfulness of breathing. 
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
November 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class. 6-7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A class on mindfulness of breathing. 
Concert @ Blackstone Library
November 20, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Concert. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Clarinetist Yoonjoo Rachel Song, cellist Martine Benmann and pianist Alice Sheu perform Johannes Brahms, [...]
Concert @ Blackstone Library
November 20, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Concert. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Clarinetist Yonnjoo Rachel Song, cellist Martine Benmann and pianist Alice Sheu perform Johannes Brahms, [...]
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
November 20, 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 [...]
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe,
November 20, 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 21, 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 21, 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 21, 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.
Lecture. “Making Cents of Art.” @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Room 289B
November 21, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. “Making Cents of Art.” Noon-1:20 p.m., Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Room 289B, 1155 E. 60th St., 773-702-1999, free. Alison Gerber, a doctoral [...]
Afterschool Story Breaks — Thanksgiving @ Blackstone Library
November 21, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Afterschool Story Breaks — Thanksgiving. 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Stories, crafts and fun to mark Thanksgiving for children ages [...]
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
November 21, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Time for quiet reflection, meditation and yoga.
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
November 21, 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.
Lecture. “Islamic Law and Gender in (Post) Islamic Egypt.” @ Centers for Gender/Race Studies, Community Room 105
November 21, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Islamic Law and Gender in (Post) Islamic Egypt.” 5-7 p.m., Centers for Gender/Race Studies, Community Room 105, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-702-9936. Sarah Eltantawi, [...]