Calendar

December 2013

Volunteer Work Day @ Jackson Park, Bobolink Meadow
December 14, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Volunteer Work Day. 9 a.m., Jackson Park, Bobolink Meadow. Participants spread native grass and seeds in the meadow. For more information, send an e-mail to parrybell@ameritech.net.
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
December 14, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Game Day @ Blackstone Library
Game Day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance to play board games for adults and kids 9 and [...]
Annual Holiday Party @ Hyde Park Historical Society
December 14, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Annual Holiday Party. 2-4 p.m., Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave. Those attending are invited to bring their stories and refreshments to [...]
Logan Center Family Saturdays @ Logan Center
December 14, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Logan Center Family Saturdays. 2-4 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring workshops on arts and crafts, music videos, DJing and legos, [...]
Family Program. The Look @ Oriental Institute
December 14, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Program. The Look. 6-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th ST., 773-702-9507, $9 non-members, $5 members. Participants learn about the origins and science behind [...]
Second Annual Holiday Dance Recital @ Ray Elementary School
December 14, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Second Annual Holiday Dance Recital. 6 p.m., Ray Elementary School, 5631 S. Kimbark Ave., 773-368-4058, $10. Students from the ITwirl Dance Programs perform. To buy [...]
Concert. “Making Spirits Bright.” @ Rockefeller Chapel
December 14, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Concert. “Making Spirits Bright.” 8-10 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $35 premier seating, $25 general admission and $20 seniors and students. The [...]
Lecture. “The Jews of Iran.” @ KAM Isaiah Israel
December 15, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lecture. “The Jews of Iran.” 10:30 a.m.-noon, KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-924-1234, free. U. of C. history professor John E. Woods [...]
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
December 15, 2013 @ 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. Communion with Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Cantata BWV 61.”
Talk. “Palestine and Israel: Why There is No Peace.” @ First Unitarian Church
December 15, 2013 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Talk. “Palestine and Israel: Why There is No Peace.” 11:30 a.m., First Unitarian Church, 5650 S. Woodlawn Ave., Ray Hanania, former Chicago City Hall reporter, [...]
Holiday Concert @ Hyde Park Union Church
December 15, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Holiday Concert. 3-4 p.m., Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-363-6063, hpuc.org. The Hyde Park Youth Symphony and the Hyde Park Neighborhood Children’s [...]
Concert. “Pipes for the Season.” @ Rockefeller Chapel
December 15, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Concert. “Pipes for the Season.” 5-6 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Organist Thomas Weisflog performs holiday works for Christmas, Hanukkah and [...]
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
December 15, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m., Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., $10 adults, $5 for university students. The Henry Johnson Quartet performs and the [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
December 16, 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
December 16, 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 [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
December 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
December 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 [...]
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
December 17, 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.
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
December 17, 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 served at 4 p.m., followed by organ music.
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
December 18, 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 [...]