Calendar

August 2013

Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
August 1, 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
August 1, 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 Tech Story Time @ Blackstone Library
August 1, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Tech Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Part of Chicago Public Library’s Summer Learning Challenge.
Gallery Talk: Lunchtime Traveler Series @ Oriental Institute
August 1, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Gallery Talk: Lunchtime Traveler Series. Noon-12:45 p.m., Oriental Institute 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. U. of C. doctoral candidate Rozeen Bailleul-LeSuer discusses the significance [...]
Globs, Goo and Guts! @ Blackstone Library
August 1, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
“Globs, Goo and Guts!” 2 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring a chance for children ages 9 and up to make [...]
Talk. Gallery Encounters @ Logan Center, Gallery 107
August 1, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Talk. Gallery Encounters. 6-7 p.m., Logan Center, Gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Tempestt Hazel, a curator and co-founding director of Sixty Inches [...]
Gallery Talk @ DuSable Museum of African American History
August 1, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Gallery Talk. “The Arts as an Agent of Change.” DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, ext. 254,  dusablemuseum.org, free. Featured [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
August 2, 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
August 2, 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 [...]
Film Screening @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
August 2, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening. 7-9 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Part of a weekly film series on the 1960s Black [...]
Summer Saturdays: Origami @ Robie House
August 3, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Summer Saturdays: Origami. 10 a.m.-noon, Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, gowright.org, $5 per child, free for accompanying adult. Participants learn basic origami folds [...]
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
August 3, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Game Day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. 
Concert. Night Out: R&B Cover Bands at Midway Plaisance @ Midway Plaisance Park
August 3, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Concert. Night Out: R&B Cover Bands at Midway Plaisance. 6:30-9 p.m., Midway Plaisance Park, 1130 Midway Plaisance North, 312-745-2470, free. Featuring performances by the Myron [...]
Sundays at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
August 4, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Sundays at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with Rockefeller Chapel Choir and organ and carillon music.
Little Scribe @ Oriental Institute
August 4, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Little Scribe. 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. A chance to learn how to write in the ancients scripts of Egypt [...]
“Urban Renewal Then and Now: Its Long Term Influence on the Community.” @ Montgomery Place
August 4, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
“Urban Renewal Then and Now: Its Long Term Influence on the Community.” 2-4 p.m., Montgomery Place, 5550 S. Shore Drive, 773-401-0474, hporalhistory@gmail.com, free. Hyde Parkers [...]
Concert. The Bells of Summer @ Rockefeller Chapel
August 4, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Concert. The Bells of Summer. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Gijsbert Kok performs. Concert begins at 5 p.m., preceded by [...]
Sunday Evening Jazz @ Hyde Park Jazz Society, Room 43
August 4, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Sunday Evening Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m., Hyde Park Jazz Society, Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., hydeparkjazzsociety.com, $10 for adults, $5 for university students with ID. [...]
Incoming 7th and 8th Grade Orientation @ Kenwood Academy
August 5, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Incoming 7th and 8th Grade Orientation. 9-11 a.m., Kenwood Academy, 5015 S. Blackstone Ave., 773-535-1350.
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
August 5, 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 [...]