Calendar

December 2013

Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
December 12, 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
December 12, 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
December 12, 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.
Get Help with the Affordable Care Act @ Blackstone Library
December 12, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Get Help with the Affordable Care Act. Noon-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 1-312-747-0511. A chance to get help signing up for [...]
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
December 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. W. W. Martin, author of “So I Bought an Air Force: The True [...]
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
December 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. W. W. Martin, author of “So I Bought an Air Force: The True [...]
Talk and Panel Discussion. “Interrupting a Culture of Violence Against Women.” @ Experimental Station
December 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Talk and Panel Discussion. “Interrupting a Culture of Violence Against Women.” 6-8 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave., 773-241-6044, experimentalstation.org, free. Salamishah Tillet, of [...]
Film Screening and Discussion. “Ancestral Voices: Esoteric African Knowledge.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
December 12, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “Ancestral Voices: Esoteric African Knowledge.” 6:30-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org, $5. A [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
December 13, 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
December 13, 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 [...]
Discussion. Object/Subjective @ Smart Museum of Art, cafe
December 13, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Discussion. Object/Subjective. Noon-1 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, cafe, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Sara Mendelsohn, executive assistant for program support at the Smart [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
December 13, 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.
Winter Holiday Party @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
December 13, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Winter Holiday Party. 4:30-7 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org. A celebration of Diwali, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanza and more. Co-sponsored [...]
Volunteer Work Day @ Jackson Park, Bobolink Meadow
December 14, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Volunteer Work Day. 9 a.m., Jackson Park, Bobolink Meadow. Participants spread native grass and seeds in the meadow. For more information, send an e-mail to parrybell@ameritech.net.
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
December 14, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
Game Day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance to play board games for adults and kids 9 and [...]
Annual Holiday Party @ Hyde Park Historical Society
December 14, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Annual Holiday Party. 2-4 p.m., Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Those attending are invited to bring their stories and refreshments to [...]
Logan Center Family Saturdays @ Logan Center
December 14, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Logan Center Family Saturdays. 2-4 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring workshops on arts and crafts, music videos, DJing and legos, [...]
Family Program. The Look @ Oriental Institute
December 14, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Program. The Look. 6-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th ST., 773-702-9507, $9 non-members, $5 members. Participants learn about the origins and science behind [...]
Second Annual Holiday Dance Recital @ Ray Elementary School
December 14, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Second Annual Holiday Dance Recital. 6 p.m., Ray Elementary School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave., 773-368-4058, $10. Students from the ITwirl Dance Programs perform. To buy [...]
Concert. “Making Spirits Bright.” @ Rockefeller Chapel
December 14, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Concert. “Making Spirits Bright.” 8-10 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $35 premier seating, $25 general admission and $20 seniors and students. The [...]