Calendar

October 2013

Red Clay Dance Company: Transcending @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
October 19, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Red Clay Dance Company: Transcending. In celebration of their 5th Anniversary season, Red Clay Dance Company presents its inaugural fall concert” Transcending,” featuring “On Hallowed [...]
Concert. Playing with Fire: Virtuoso Music from the 16th and 17th Centuries @ Bond Chapel
October 19, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. Playing with Fire: Virtuoso Music from the 16th and 17th Centuries. 8-9:30 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8484, $45 preferred seating, $35 [...]
The Newberry Consort: Playing with Fire. @ Bond Chapel
October 19, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Newberry Consort: Playing with Fire. Cornetto virtuoso Bruce Dickey joins the Newberry Consort for music from the Italian late Renaissance and early Baroque, a [...]
Chicago Humanities Festival @ various U. of C. campus sites
October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 7:30 pm
Chicago Humanities Festival. 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m., various U. of C. campus sites, 312-494-9509, chicagohumanities.org. Talks will be given across the neighborhood by speakers including U. [...]
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
October 20, 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.
“The Art of Science” at Chicago Humanities Festival @ Logan Center
October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
“The Art of Science” at Chicago Humanities Festival. University of Chicago paleontologist Paul Sereno kicks off Hyde Park Day with an illustrated discussion of the [...]
Art Class. Slabwork with Amanda Gentry @ Hyde Park Art Center
October 20, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Art Class. Slabwork with Amanda Gentry. 12:30-4:30 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Gentry, the artist [...]
Lecture. “Historic, Waterproof, Affordable and Still Beautiful.” @ Hyde Park Union Church
October 20, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Lecture. “Historic, Waterproof, Affordable and Still Beautiful.” Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave. A presentation on roofing by Bogdan Bosak of Conrad Roofing, [...]
oncert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
October 20, 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. Saxophonist [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 21, 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 21, 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 21, 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 teaches yoga.
The Spectacle of the Late Maya Court @ Social Science Research, Tea Room
October 21, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
The Spectacle of the Late Maya Court. 4-5:30 p.m., Social Science Research, Tea Room, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-8420. Authors Mary Miller and Claudia Brittenham [...]
Author Talk @ International House, Assembly Hall
October 21, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. Debora Spar, author of “Wonder Women: Sex, Power and the Quest for [...]
Book discussion: “Wonder Women.” @ International House, Assembly Hall
October 21, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Book discussion: “Wonder Women.” In her book “Wonder Women: Sex, Power and the Quest for Perfection,” Debora Spar examines how women’s lives have—and have not—changed [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 22, 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 22, 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 [...]
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
October 22, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books and activities for children up to age 3.
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1 @ Arts Incubator
October 22, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1. Noon-1 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Kara Schmidt teaches yoga.
Lecture. “Après la Révolution: Publishing in the Post-Digital World.” @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Room 289B
October 22, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lecture. “Après la Révolution: Publishing in the Post-Digital World.” Noon, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Room 289B, 1155 E. 60th St., 773-702-1999, free. Garrett [...]