Calendar

October 2013

Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 17, 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 17, 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 [...]
Concert @ Blackstone Library
October 17, 2013 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Concert. 9:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Presented by Music Teachers of Hyde Park.
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
October 17, 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.
Architectural Tour @ St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church
October 17, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Architectural Tour. 1 p.m., St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church, 5472 S. Kimbark Ave., 773-324-2626, free. 
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
October 17, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free.
Panel Discussion and Reception @ International House, Assembly Hall
October 17, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Panel Discussion and Reception. An Integrated Approach to Women’s Health. 4-6:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2270. Nancy Goodman Brinker, founder [...]
Lecture. “Blacks In and Out of the Left.” @ Center for Gender and Race Studies
October 17, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Blacks In and Out of the Left.” 4:30-6 p.m., Center for Gender and Race Studies, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-834-0957. Michael C. Dawson, director [...]
Lecture. “Ethnography and Architecture in the City at War.” @ Cochrane-Woods Art Center, Room 157
October 17, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Ethnography and Architecture in the City at War.” 4:30-5:30 p.m., Cochrane-Woods Art Center, Room 157, 5540 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0278. Sheila Crane, of the [...]
Lecture. “Grand Theft Ovid: Literary Studies in the Internet Age.” @ Social Science Research, Room 122
October 17, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Grand Theft Ovid: Literary Studies in the Internet Age.” 4:30-6 p.m., Social Science Research, Room 122, 1126 E. 59th St. David Damrosch, a professor [...]
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
October 17, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Tea Time Concert Series. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Featuring piano music and complimentary tea and cookies.
Third Thursday: Extra-Ordinary @ Smart Museum of Art
October 17, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Third Thursday: Extra-Ordinary. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Visitors make their own conceptual art, inspired by the museum’s [...]
Third Thursday: Extra-Ordinary @ Smart Museum of Art
October 17, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Third Thursday: Extra-Ordinary. Appreciate the art of the mundane and make your own conceptual art inspired by “State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970.” [...]
Author Talk @ International House
October 17, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Author Talk. 6-9 p.m., International House, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Robert W. McChesney and John Nichols, authors of “Dollarocracy: How Billionaires Are Buying [...]
Gallery Talk @ Logan Center, Gallery 107
October 17, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Gallery Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Artist Floyd Atkins, appraiser Diane Dinkins-Carr and collector Patric McCoy present [...]
Robert W. McChesney and John Nichols on Dollarocracy: How Billionaires Are Buying Our Democracy and What Can We Do About It. International House, 1414 E. [...]
The Social Justice Address @ Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
October 17, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Social Justice Address. Address by William Upski Wimsatt, Lab ’90, social entrepreneur, philanthropic consultant, journalist, and political organizer. Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn [...]
Poetry reading by Dana Gioia @ Swift Hall, third floor lecture room
October 17, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Poetry reading by Dana Gioia. Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, 1025 E. 58th St., 7 p.m., 773-955-5887.
Latino Music Festival @ Fulton Hall
October 17, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Latino Music Festival. 8-10 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484. Music by U. of C. graduate student composers and more.
Worship Without Prerequisites @ Bond Chapel
October 17, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Worship Without Prerequisites. 8-9 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100. A chance for those interested in progressive Christian theology and community to gather [...]