Calendar

November 2013

Film Screening and Performance. “Our Fires Still Burn.” @ International House
November 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Film Screening and Performance. “Our Fires Still Burn.” 6-11 p.m., International House, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. Featuring a dance performance, taco dinner and 6:45 [...]
Film screening. “Our Fires Still Burn: The Native American Experience.” @ International House, Assembly Hall
November 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Film screening. “Our Fires Still Burn: The Native American Experience.” Directed and produced by Audrey Geyer, “Our Fires Still Burn” dispels the myth that American [...]
Lecture. “Justice Interrupted: The Past and Future of Democracy Movements in the Middle East @ Social Science Research Building, Room 122
November 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Justice Interrupted: The Past and Future of Democracy Movements in the Middle East. 6-7 p.m., Social Science Research Building, Room 122, 1126 E. 59th [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
November 13, 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
November 13, 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 [...]
Lecture. “Processes of Social Change in Bolivia.” @ Social Science Research Building, Tea Room
November 13, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lecture. “Processes of Social Change in Bolivia.” Noon-1:30 p.m., Social Science Research Building, Tea Room, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-8420. Bolivian union leader and activist [...]
Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
November 13, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Lunch with Mr. Skinner. Bring your lunch, relax, and enjoy —beverages provided. The carillon is played from noon, so you’ll hear the sweet sounds of [...]
Lecture. “Becoming ‘Copwise’: How the Urban Poor Negotiate Hyper-Policing in Everyday Life.” 4:15-6:15 p.m., Stuart Hall, Room 104, 5835 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-5116, free. Sociology [...]
Activities Night. Epic Wednesday @ Oriental Institute Museum
November 13, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Activities Night. Epic Wednesday. 5-8 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $15 non-members/$12 members advance tickets, $20 non-members/$15 members tickets at the [...]
Epic Wednesday. Exclusively for adults @ Oriental Institute
November 13, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Epic Wednesday. Exclusively for adults, this new 21-and-over evening event offers visitors open access to the Museum with unique entertainment and engaging hands-on activities that [...]
Global voices @ International House, Assembly Hall
November 13, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Global voices. Sociologist Sudhir Venkatesh will discuss his book “Floating City: A Rogue Sociologist Lost and Found in New York’s Underground Economy.” International House, Assembly [...]
Knitting and Needle Crafter’s Circle @ Blackstone Library
November 13, 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. 
Lecture. “Floating City: A Rogue Sociologist Lost and Found in New York’s Underground Economy.” @ International Hosue, Assembly Hall
November 13, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lecture. “Floating City: A Rogue Sociologist Lost and Found in New York’s Underground Economy.” 6-8 p.m., International Hosue, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, [...]
Wednesday Night Family Story Time @ Blackstone Library
November 13, 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 [...]
“An Iliad” (Preview) @ Court Theatre
November 13, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
“An Iliad” (Preview). Timothy Edward Kane returns to reprise his award-winning performance in this highly revival of Artistic Director Charles Newell’s critically acclaimed 2011 production. [...]
Concert @ Bond Chapel
November 13, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. 8 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8670, free. Yumiko Tanaka and Yoko Reikano Kimura perform the shamisen, a Japanese instrument similar to [...]
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
November 13, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, such as readings, spoken word, open [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
November 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
November 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 [...]
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
November 14, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and songs for children up to age 3.