Calendar

February 2014

Lecture. “When Freedom Replaced Fear: Illinois and the Underground Railroad.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
February 6, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “When Freedom Replaced Fear: Illinois and the Underground Railroad.” 6:30-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, free. [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
February 6, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
The UChicago Jazz X-tet and Bobbi Wilsyn Quartet perform. A Hyde Park Jazz Society program.
Lecture. “Sex and the Soul: Putting the Meaning Back Into Intimacy.” @ Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge
February 6, 2014 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “Sex and the Soul: Putting the Meaning Back Into Intimacy.” 7:30-9 p.m., Reynolds Club, McCormick Tribune Lounge, 5706 S. University Ave. Donna Freitas, of [...]
Vespers @ Bond Chapel
February 6, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Vespers. 8-9 p.m. Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. 
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
February 7, 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 7, 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 [...]
Lecture. “The Republican Party in 2014.” @ Institute of Politics
February 7, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Lecture. “The Republican Party in 2014.” Noon, Institute of Politics, 773-834-4671. Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, presents. Visit bit.ly/1fiV9zV to register.
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
February 7, 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.
DeMystyifying The Voice @ Logan Center, performance penthouse
February 7, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
DeMystyifying The Voice. 4:30-6:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Vocal health specialist Dr. Rachael Gates presents, preceded by [...]
Lecture. The Qur’an’s ‘Nazarenes’ and Other Late Antique Christians: Arabic-Speaking ‘Gospel People’ in 7th Century Arabia.” 4:30-6:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th [...]
Lecture. “The Western Mediterranean and the World: From the Western Mediterranean to the Atlantic, Ca. 1300-1650.” 4:30 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th [...]
lm Screening. “The Trials of Muhammad Ali.” @ Logan Center, performance hall
February 7, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Film Screening. “The Trials of Muhammad Ali.” 7 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. A screening of the 2013 film, [...]
Staged Reading. “Pygmalion.” @ Augustana Lutheran Church
February 7, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Staged Reading. “Pygmalion.” 8 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-493-6451. A reading of George Bernard Shaw’s play, presented by the Hyde Park [...]
Staged Reading: Pygmalion. @ Augustana Lutheran Church
February 7, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
A selection from George Bernard Shaw’s beloved classic, the basis of the hit musical, “My Fair Lady,” as part of the Hyde Park Community Players Friday Staged [...]
Author Talk @ 57th Street Books
February 8, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Author Talk. 3 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1301 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300, free. Carolyn Wilkins, author of “They Raised Me Up,” presents.
Concert. South Asian Sound Interventions: An Evening of Karnatak Music @ Logan Center, performance penthouse 901
February 8, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Concert. South Asian Sound Interventions: An Evening of Karnatak Music. 7-8:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 773-702-8484, free. Vocalist Minu Pasupathi performs, accompanied by [...]
Concert. Water Music @ Logan Center, performance hall
February 8, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. Water Music. 8-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. The University Chamber Orchestra performs Haydn and more.
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
February 9, 2014 @ 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. Featuring music and a communion table open to all.
Second Sunday @ Hyde Park Art Center
February 9, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Second Sunday. 1-4 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Participants will create their own illustrated, hand-bound books and make paper [...]
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists @ Oriental Institute
February 9, 2014 @ 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. Children and parents experience a simulated archaeology dig [...]