Calendar

November 2012

Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
November 28, 2012 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
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 [...]
Weekly Meditation Class @ Rockefeller Chapel, basement
November 28, 2012 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Weekly Meditation Class. 6 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, basement, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., samathachicago@gmail.com, free. A graduated practice of mindfulness of breathing. Beginners are welcome.
Writers’ Circle @ Southside Hub of Production
November 28, 2012 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Writers’ Circle. 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.  
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
November 29, 2012 @ 2:30 am – 3:30 am
Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Noontime Concert Series: Jazz Combo @ Fulton Hall
November 29, 2012 @ 6:15 am – 7:15 am
Noontime Concert Series: Jazz Combo. 12:15-1:15 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free.
Afro-Colombian Music and Dance Workshop @ Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901
November 29, 2012 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Afro-Colombian Music and Dance Workshop. 3-4 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. Julio Montaño Montenegro, a musician and cultural [...]
Gentle Yoga @ Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
November 29, 2012 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free.
Lecture. “Wittgenstein’s Literary Heirs.” @ Classics Building, room 110
November 29, 2012 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Lecture. “Wittgenstein’s Literary Heirs.” 4:30-7 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-834-3403. Harvard drama and English professor Martin Puchner presents.
Lecture. “Occupy Wall Street: Bartleby and the (In)Humanities.” @ Social Science Research, room 122
November 29, 2012 @ 10:45 am – 12:15 pm
Lecture. “Occupy Wall Street: Bartleby and the (In)Humanities.” 4:45-6:15 p.m., Social Science Research, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-0230. Tufts English professor Lee Edelman [...]
Talk. “This Fragile Life: A Mother’s Story of Bi-Polar Son @ DuSable Museum of African American History
November 29, 2012 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Talk. “This Fragile Life: A Mother’s Story of Bi-Polar Son.” 6-8 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, free. [...]
Origins: An Annual Multi-Cultural Musical and Culinary Festival @ Southside Hub of Production
November 29, 2012 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Origins: An Annual Multi-Cultural Musical and Culinary Festival. 7:30-10 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org, optional donations.
Play. “Two Gentlemen of Verona.” @ Logan Center, Theater West 115
November 29, 2012 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Play. “Two Gentlemen of Verona.” 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Theater West 115, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-9315.
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
November 30, 2012 @ 3:00 am – 6:00 am
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 [...]
Lecture. “Marketing Beauty: Reading Pictures of the Yoshiwara Courtesans in Context @ Smart Museum of Art
November 30, 2012 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
Lecture. “Marketing Beauty: Reading Pictures of the Yoshiwara Courtesans in Context.” Noon, Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Julie Nelson Davis, [...]
Lecture. “Capitalism Without Images @ Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901
November 30, 2012 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lecture. “Capitalism Without Images.” 4-6 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-0278. Art historian T.J. Clark presents.
Lecture. “Theology in Public @ Swift Hall, Common Room
November 30, 2012 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lecture. “Theology in Public.” 4:30-6 p.m., Swift Hall, Common Room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Derek Krueger, of the University of North Carolina Greensboro, presents. [...]
Musical Jam Session @ Southside Hub of Production
November 30, 2012 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Musical Jam Session. 6-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.
Nassim Taleb presents on his book, “Antifragile: Things that Gain from Disorder @ International House at the University of Chicago House
November 30, 2012 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-8 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Author Nassim Taleb presents on his book, “Antifragile: Things that Gain [...]
Film Screening. “Pina” @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
November 30, 2012 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Film Screening. “Pina” 7 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. Wim Wenders’ film in 3-D.
Concert. “So Hallowed and So Gracious is the Time: A Picture of Hyde Park in December.” 7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, [...]