Calendar

October 2013

Panel Discussions. Oman and the Indian Ocean: Interaction and Exchange. @ Swift Hall, Room 310
October 29, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Panel Discussions. Oman and the Indian Ocean: Interaction and Exchange. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Swift Hall, Room 310, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8296. Sponsored by the [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 29, 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 29, 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 [...]
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
October 29, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books and activities for children up to age 3.
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1 @ Arts Incubator
October 29, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds: Level 1. Noon-1 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-9724. Instructor Kara Schmidt teaches yoga.
Discussion. “The Human Knowledge Project.” @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Room 289B
October 29, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Discussion. “The Human Knowledge Project.” Noon, Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Room 289B, 1155 E. 60th St., 773-702-1999, free. Kevin Kelly, senior editor at [...]
Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
October 29, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Restorative Yoga. 4:30-5:30 p.m., and 5:45-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free for students, $5 suggested donation for non-students.
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
October 29, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Tea and Pipes. 4:30-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Tea and biscuits accompanied by organ music.
The 2013 George and Marie Andros Lecture. “The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined.” @ Biological Sciences Learning Center, Room 109
October 29, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The 2013 George and Marie Andros Lecture. “The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined.” 5-6 p.m., Biological Sciences Learning Center, Room 109, [...]
Homeless Food Run @ Calvert House
October 29, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Homeless Food Run. 6-8:30 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave, 773-288-2311, uofccatholic.com. Those attending prepare and pass out bagged meals for the city’s needy. [...]
Film Screening. “The Trails of Muhammad Ali.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
October 29, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Film Screening. “The Trails of Muhammad Ali.” 6:30-9:30 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org. A pre-screening of director [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
October 30, 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 30, 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 [...]
Chicago Hyde Park Village Drop-In @ Augustana Lutheran Church
October 30, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Chicago Hyde Park Village Drop-In. 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-6587, chpv.org, free. Light exercise, lunch and discussion. Enter building [...]
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School @ Swift Hall, Common Room
October 30, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. Noon, Swift Hall, Common Room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Rozenn Bailleul-LeSuer, curator of the Oriental Institute’s recent exhibit, [...]
Discussion. “Why International Human Rights Matter in the United States.” @ Laird Bell Law Quadrangle
October 30, 2013 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Discussion. “Why International Human Rights Matter in the United States.” 12:15-1:15 p.m., Laird Bell Law Quadrangle, 1111 E. 60th St. Jamil Dakwar, director of the [...]
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
October 30, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. 12:30-1 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. An organ performance.
Lecture. “The Emergence of the Modern European Novel: A Transnational Construction.” @ Wieboldt Hall, Room 207
October 30, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “The Emergence of the Modern European Novel: A Transnational Construction.” 4:30-6 p.m., Wieboldt Hall, Room 207, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8481. Guiomar Hautcoeur, of [...]
Halloween Party @ Blackstone Library
October 30, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Halloween Party. 5-7 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A party for kids featuring spooky stories, games and crafts. Costumes encouraged.
Author Reading @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
October 30, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Reading. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn, Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Ivan Vladislavic reads from his book, “Double Negative.”