Calendar

September 2013

Symposium. “Giovanna d’Arco in Chicago.” @ Logan Center, Performance Hall 074
September 15, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Symposium. “Giovanna d’Arco in Chicago.” 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall 074, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, arts.uchicago.edu, free. A program on Giuseppe Verdi’s [...]
Discussion. “The Business of the Block.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
September 15, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Discussion. “The Business of the Block.” 2-4 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org. A panel discussion and open [...]
Film Screening. “Braving Iraq.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
September 15, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Film Screening. “Braving Iraq.” 2-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, oi.uchicago.edu, free. A screening of the 2010 episode of PBS’ [...]
Auditions for “Les Liaisons Dangereuses” (“Dangerous Liaisons”) @ Quaker House
September 15, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Auditions for “Les Liaisons Dangereuses” (“Dangerous Liaisons”). 4-8 p.m., Quaker House, 5615 S. Woodlawn Ave. For the Hyde Park Community Players’ November production. For more [...]
Concert @ Nichols Park
September 15, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Concert. 4-6 p.m., Nichols Park, 1355 E. 53rd St., 773-955-3622, free. The Gregory Penn Crosswind Jazz Band performs.
HPCP Auditions: Les Liaisons Dangereuses @ Quaker House
September 15, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
HPCP Auditions: Les Liaisons Dangereuses. Open auditions for Hyde Park Community Players’ November production of Les Liaisons Dangereuses [Dangerous Liaisons], by Christopher Hampton, 4-8 p.m., [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
September 15, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m., Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., $10 adults, $5 for university students. A Hyde Park Jazz Society event. Pianist [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
September 16, 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
September 16, 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 [...]
Artbar @ Hyde Park Art Center
September 16, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Artbar. 6-9 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Live music, a cash bar and art making workshops in the studios. [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
September 17, 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
September 17, 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 [...]
Autumn Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
September 17, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Autumn Preschool Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring picture books and songs for children ages 3 to 6.  [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
September 18, 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
September 18, 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 [...]
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
September 18, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation. Instruction at 5 p.m. for newcomers, followed by [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle @ Blackstone Library
September 18, 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. 
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
September 18, 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 [...]
Talk. Jazz in Hyde Park @ Hyde Park Historical Society
September 18, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Talk. Jazz in Hyde Park. 7 p.m., Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave., 773-324-7325, hydeparkhistory.org. Hyde Park Jazz Society Vice-President Almarie Wagner [...]
Nature Walk @ Museum of Science and Industry, east entrance
September 19, 2013 @ 5:30 am – 6:30 am
Nature Walk. 5:30 p.m., Museum of Science and Industry, east entrance, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr., 773-913-2030, ext. 3, passitonchicago.com, free. Featuring a full moon [...]