Calendar

January 2014

Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
January 29, 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 [...]
Gallery Tour @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418,
January 29, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Gallery Tour. 6 p.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Hamza Walker, associate curator and director of education for the [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle @ Blackstone Library
January 29, 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 29, 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.
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
January 30, 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 30, 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 [...]
Lecture. “Models to Imitate: Spinoza on Human Rights.” @ Stuart Hall, room 105
January 30, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Lecture. “Models to Imitate: Spinoza on Human Rights.” 3-5 p.m., Stuart Hall, room 105, 5835 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-8513. Susan James, of the University of [...]
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
January 30, 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.
@ Fulton Hall
January 30, 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. With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.
Lecture. “Crip Displacements: Disability, Dispossession and Resistance.” @ Logan Center
January 30, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Crip Displacements: Disability, Dispossession and Resistance.” 4:30-6 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St.. Robert McRuer, of George Washington University, presents. For more information, [...]
Author Reading @ Midway Studios
January 30, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Reading. 6 p.m., Midway Studios, 929 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524. Alissa Nutting will read from her debut novel, “Tampa.”
Film Screening. “Blacks and Jews.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
January 30, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening. “Blacks and Jews.” 6:30-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org. A screening of Deborah Kaufman and [...]
Film Screening. “Ashes to Honey.” @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307
January 30, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening. “Ashes to Honey.” Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 7-9 p.m., 773-702-1673. A screening of Hitomi Kamanaka’s 2010 film, followed [...]
Piano Master Class @ Fulton Hall
January 30, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Piano Master Class. 7-9 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Led by pianist Ursula Oppens.
Vespers @ Bond Chapel
January 30, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vespers. 8-9 p.m. Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. 
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
January 31, 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 31, 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 [...]
Luncheon Discussion @ Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture
January 31, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Luncheon Discussion. Noon-1:30 p.m., Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture, 5733 S. University Ave. Robert McRuer, of George Washington University, presents on [...]
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch @ Hyde Park Art Center
January 31, 2014 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch. 12:15-1:15 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. A chance to meet and catch up [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
January 31, 2014 @ 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.