Calendar

October 2013

Opening Reception @ Logan Center
October 11, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Opening Reception. 6-9 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Musicians including vocalist Dee Alexander perform for the Logan Center’s exhibition, “Diasporal Rhythms: [...]
Film Screening. “A Time There Was.” @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
October 11, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening. “A Time There Was.” 7-9 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8068, free. Tony Palmer’s 1980 film on composer [...]
Screening “A Time There Was.” @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
October 11, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
“A Time There Was.” Filmmaker Tony Palmer profiles Benjamin Britten in this prizewinning documentary that mixes biography with musical excerpts and archival rehearsal footage. Logan [...]
Seminar @ Institute of Politics
October 12, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Seminar. 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. Will Ritter, director of advance for Mitt Romney for President, and Grant [...]
A Community Health Forum: How the Affordable Care Act Affects Older Adults and the Uninsured. 1-5 p.m., Chicago Theological Seminary, 1407 E. 60th St. Expert [...]
Community Grand Rounds: The Affordable Care Act @ Chicago Theological Seminary
October 12, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Community Grand Rounds: The Affordable Care Act Saturday, October 12, 2013 1:00 pm– 5:00 pm The Center for Community Health and Vitality at the University [...]
Author Reading @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
October 12, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Author Reading. 3-4 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Poet Kevin Coval, director of Young Chicago Authors, reads from his collection, [...]
Concert. The Best of Chicago a capoella: A 20th Anniversary Celebration. @ Logan Center
October 12, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. The Best of Chicago a capoella: A 20th Anniversary Celebration. 8-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $12 students, $25 seniors, $30 [...]
Reception @ Arts Incubator
October 12, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Reception. 8-11 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd, 773-702-9724, free. For the poet avery r. young’s new exhibit examining the murder of Trayvon Martin, [...]
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
October 13, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Sunday at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with music from the Rockefeller Chapel Choir.
Second Sunday @ Hyde Park Art Center
October 13, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Second Sunday. 1-4 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5200 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Participants create a communal mural in the center’s public conference room [...]
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
October 13, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Author Talk. 2-3 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Robert B. McKersie discusses his book, “A Decisive Decade: An Insider’s View [...]
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists @ Oriental Institute
October 13, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists. 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $5 members, $9 non-members. Pre-registration is required. Children and parents experience a [...]
Junior Archeologists @ Oriental Institute
October 13, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Junior Archeologists. Children and parents have a chance to dig into our simulated excavation in the Oriental Institute’s Kipper Family Archaeology Discovery Center. This program [...]
37th Season Chicago Ensemble Series @ International House
October 13, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
37th Season Chicago Ensemble Series. International House, 1414 E. 59th St., 3-5 p.m.; tickets are $25 for general admission and $10 for students with valid [...]
Concert @ International House, Assembly Hall
October 13, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Concert. 3-5 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, $25 general admission, $10 students with ID. The Chicago Ensemble peforms its first [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
October 13, 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. Drummer [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 14, 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
October 14, 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 [...]
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Beginner Level @ Arts Incubator
October 14, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Beginner Level. 10-11 a.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Mela Woods offers an opportunity to learn yoga. [...]