Calendar

January 2014

Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
January 22, 2014 @ 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
January 22, 2014 @ 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 [...]
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
January 22, 2014 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. 12:30-1 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A lunchtime organ performance. Visitors are invited to bring their [...]
Film Screening and Discussion. “After Tiller.” @ International House, assembly hall
January 22, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “After Tiller.” 5-7:30 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. A screening of Martha Shane and Lana Wilson’s [...]
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
January 22, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation instruction for newcomers at 5 p.m., followed by [...]
Author Talk @ International House, home room
January 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, home room, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Luis Alberto Urrea, author of “Queen of America,” and Chris Abani, [...]
Despres Family Memorial Lecture. “Writing Children.” @ Blackstone Library
January 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Despres Family Memorial Lecture. “Writing Children.” 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Contributors to the AREA Chicago periodical’s 14th issue, “Kids!” [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle @ Blackstone Library
January 22, 2014 @ 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.
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
January 22, 2014 @ 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.
Family Fun @ Blackstone Library
January 22, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Family Fun. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance for families to play board games and complete crafts.
Conversation @ Experimental Station
January 22, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Conversation. 7-9 p.m., Experimental Station, 6100 S. Blackstone Ave., 773-241-6044, experimentalstation.org. A discussion held in conjunction with Experimental Station’s current exhibit on the state’s newly [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
January 23, 2014 @ 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
January 23, 2014 @ 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
January 23, 2014 @ 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.
CPS Arts Liaison Welcome Event @ Oriental Institute
January 23, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CPS Arts Liaison Welcome Event. 4-5 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. An opportunity for K-12 educators to tour the museum’s galleries [...]
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
January 23, 2014 @ 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 instruction.
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
January 23, 2014 @ 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. Flutist Masha Popova and pianist Svetlana Krasnova perform. With complimentary tea [...]
Art Workshop and Discussion. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom @ Smart Museum of Art
January 23, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Art Workshop and Discussion. Arts, Agency, and Creativity in the Classroom. 5-7 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, smartmuseum.uchicago.edu, free. An [...]
Get Lost! Avant-Garde Itineraries at the University of Chicago @ Smart Museum of Art
January 23, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Get Lost! Avant-Garde Itineraries at the University of Chicago. 5-8 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants will hear an [...]
Lecture. “Geology Rules: Unconventional Development of Oil/Gas from Shale Formations.” @ Ida Noyes Hall, third floor theater
January 23, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Geology Rules: Unconventional Development of Oil/Gas from Shale Formations.”5:30-6:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, third floor theater, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-702-2771. Anthony Ingraffea, of [...]