Calendar

February 2014

Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
February 20, 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
February 20, 2014 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.
Piano Master Class @ Fulton Hall
February 20, 2014 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Led by Lisa Kaplan.
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
February 20, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Time for quiet reflection, meditation and yoga instruction.
Lecture: “Kant, Hamann, and the Implications of Citation.” @ Classics Building, room 110
February 20, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
John Hamilton, of Harvard University, presents the Sigmund H. Danziger Jr. Lecture in Humanities.
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
February 20, 2014 @ 4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.
Lecture: “Simon Hanta and the Remains of Painting” @ Cochrane-Woods Art Center
February 20, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Molly Warnock, of Johns Hopkins University, presents as part of the Smart Lecture Series.
Workshop: Ethnoise! @ Goodspeed Hall, room 205
February 20, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
An ethnomusicology workshop with U. of C. Ph.D. student Will Faber.
Lecture: “Between Resistance and Compliance: The Ambivalent Bequest of the Theresienstadt ‘Ghetto’ Films.” @ Logan Center, seminar terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St.
February 20, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Natascha Drubek, of the University of Regensburg, presents.
Third Thursday: La Coleur Entre le Blanc @ Smart Museum of Art
February 20, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Participants learn how to unmake texts and turn paintings into pliable textiles and back again, inspired by works in the museum exhibit, “Interiors and Exteriors: [...]
Panel Discussion: “From Field to Fuel: The Economics of Biofuel Energy.” @ Ida Noyes Hall, library
February 20, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Economists Colin Carter, of the University of California, Davis, and Madhu Khanna of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, participate in a conversation moderated by [...]
Poetry Reading @ Logan Center, seminar terrace 801
February 20, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Poet David MacLean presents.
Film Screening: “12 Years A Slave” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
February 20, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A screening of Deborah Kaufman and Alan Snitow’s 1997 documentary. To R.S.V.P., visit the museum’s website.
Concert @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 418
February 20, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Saxophonist Marcus Weiss performs Giorgio Netti’s “necessità d’interrogare il cielo.”
Vespers @ Bond Chapel
February 20, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Colloquium. “Avant-Garde Legacies in Postwar France.” @ Cochrane-Woods Art Center
February 21, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Colloquium. “Avant-Garde Legacies in Postwar France.” 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Cochrane-Woods Art Center, 5540 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. A colloquium featuring keynote speaker Tom McDonough, [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
February 21, 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
February 21, 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 [...]
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
February 21, 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.
Lecture @ Fulton Hall
February 21, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484. Deborah Wong, of University of California Riverside, presents as part of the U. of C. [...]