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Week of September 30

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9:00 am Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Sep 30 @ 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 [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Sep 30 @ 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 [...]
6:30 pm Computers on the Job – How to do Your Resume! @ Blackstone Library
Computers on the Job – How to do… @ Blackstone Library
Sep 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Computers on the Job – How to do Your Resume! 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A class to help job [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 1 @ 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 [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 1 @ 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 [...]
12:00 pm “This Town” with The New York Times’ Mark Leibovich. @ Institute of Politics
“This Town” with The New York Ti… @ Institute of Politics
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
“This Town” with The New York Times’ Mark Leibovich. In “This Town,” Mark Leibovich, chief national correspondent for The New York Times Magazine, presents a [...]
4:30 pm Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Restorative Yoga @ Rockefeller Chapel
Oct 1 @ 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.
4:30 pm Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
Tea and Pipes @ Bond Chapel
Oct 1 @ 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.
6:30 pm Musical Performance. First Mondays Jazz Series @ Arts Incubator
Musical Performance. First Monda… @ Arts Incubator
Oct 1 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Musical Performance. First Mondays Jazz Series. 6:30-9 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd., 773-702-2787, free. Ernest Dawkins’ We Free Trio performs.
7:00 pm Talk. “This Town.” @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies
Talk. “This Town.” @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Talk. “This Town.” 7-8 p.m., Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Auditorium, 1155 E. 60th St., 773-834-4671, free. Mark Leibovich, chief national correspondent for The [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 2 @ 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 [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 2 @ 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 [...]
12:00 pm Lunch with Mr. Skinner: Guest Dutch organist Everhard Zwart @ Rockefeller Chapel
Lunch with Mr. Skinner: Guest Du… @ Rockefeller Chapel
Oct 2 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Lunch with Mr. Skinner: Guest Dutch organist Everhard Zwart. Bring your lunch, relax, and enjoy —beverages provided. The carillon is played from noon, so you’ll [...]
12:00 pm Musical Performance. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. @ Rockefeller Chapel
Musical Performance. Lunch with … @ Rockefeller Chapel
Oct 2 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Musical Performance. Lunch with Mr. Skinner. Noon-12:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Dutch organist Everhard Zwart performs.
12:00 pm Wednesday Community Luncheon. “L’affaire Aslan: The Zealot the Media, and the Academic Study of Religion.” @ Swift Hall, Common Room
Wednesday Community Luncheon. “L… @ Swift Hall, Common Room
Oct 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Wednesday Community Luncheon. “L’affaire Aslan: The Zealot the Media, and the Academic Study of Religion.” Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, Common Room, 1025 E. 58th St., [...]
5:00 pm An Evening with Adrian Smith: Supertall Towers and Green Cities @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
An Evening with Adrian Smith: Su… @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Oct 2 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
An Evening with Adrian Smith: Supertall Towers and Green Cities. Adrian Smith speaks on “Supertall Towers & Green Cities” at the 2013 Thinking into the [...]
6:00 pm Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s C… @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Samatha Meditation: Beginner’s Class. 6-7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A class on mindfulness of breathing. 
6:30 pm Tour. Museum Gallery Highlight @ Oriental Institute Museum
Tour. Museum Gallery Highlight @ Oriental Institute Museum
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Tour. Museum Gallery Highlight. 6:30-7 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. A chance to learn more about the institute’s galleries.
7:00 pm Lecture. “Why the West Rules — For Now: The Patterns of History and What They Reveal about the Future.” @ Oriental Institute
Lecture. “Why the West Rules — F… @ Oriental Institute
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lecture. “Why the West Rules — For Now: The Patterns of History and What They Reveal about the Future.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. [...]
7:00 pm “Why the West Rules — For Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal about the Future.” @ Oriental Institute
“Why the West Rules — For Now: … @ Oriental Institute
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
“Why the West Rules — For Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal about the Future.” Lecture by Ian Morris, a Jean and [...]
7:30 pm The Mountaintop @ Court Theatre
The Mountaintop @ Court Theatre
Oct 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Mountaintop, Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., 7:30-9:30 p.m. See description on Wednesday, Sept. 25, for details.
9:00 am Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 3 @ 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 [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 3 @ 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 [...]
12:15 pm Lunchtime Traveler Series @ Oriental Institute
Lunchtime Traveler Series @ Oriental Institute
Oct 3 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Lunchtime Traveler Series. On the first Thursday of every month, explore the ancient world with a 45-minute gallery talk in the Oriental Institute Museum. Oriental [...]
4:00 pm Song and Memory: Chile 40 Years On @ Fulton Hall
Song and Memory: Chile 40 Years On @ Fulton Hall
Oct 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Song and Memory: Chile 40 Years On. Presented by Stefan Litwin, a widely acclaimed pianist, composer and lecturer. Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 4-6 [...]
6:00 pm “Listening to the Image.” @ Mandel Hall
“Listening to the Image.” @ Mandel Hall
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
“Listening to the Image.” In celebration of the launch of the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society at the University of Chicago, internationally acclaimed South [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 4 @ 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 [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Oct 4 @ 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 [...]
5:00 pm “Virtues of Bastardy.” @ Regenstein Library, Room 122A-B
“Virtues of Bastardy.” @ Regenstein Library, Room 122A-B
Oct 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
“Virtues of Bastardy.” As part of its official launch, the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society at the University of Chicago welcomes acclaimed South African [...]
7:30 pm Jupiter Quartet @ Mandel Hall
Jupiter Quartet @ Mandel Hall
Oct 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Jupiter Quartet with James Dunham, viola. Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 7:30-9:30 p.m., $35/$5, students, 773-702-8068.
8:00 pm The Mountaintop @ Court Theatre
The Mountaintop @ Court Theatre
Oct 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Mountaintop, Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., 8-10 p.m. See description on Wednesday, Sept. 25, for details.
10:30 am Jupiter Quartet and Spektral Quartet with Seth Brodsky @ Logan Center, Performance Penthouse
Jupiter Quartet and Spektral Qua… @ Logan Center, Performance Penthouse
Oct 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Jupiter Quartet and Spektral Quartet with Seth Brodsky. Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., ticket prices at ticketsweb.uchicago.edu, 773-702-8068. [...]
10:30 am South Side History Bike Tour @ Bartlett Quad
South Side History Bike Tour @ Bartlett Quad
Oct 5 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
South Side History Bike Tour. Come explore the social, cultural, and political history of Chicago’s South Side on a guided bike tour. Led by Dean [...]
1:00 pm Family Day: Makin’ Waves @ Smart Museum of Art
Family Day: Makin’ Waves @ Smart Museum of Art
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Day: Makin’ Waves. A Smart Museum first Saturday event inspired by “State of Mind.” Collaborate with others on drawings of the Pacific Ocean, surfboards [...]
3:00 pm The Mountaintop
The Mountaintop
Oct 5 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Mountaintop, Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., 3-5 p.m. and 8-10 p.m. See description on Wednesday, Sept. 25, for details.
5:00 pm “Recreating Pasargadae, Cyrus the Great’s Paradise.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
“Recreating Pasargadae, Cyrus th… @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“Recreating Pasargadae, Cyrus the Great’s Paradise.” A screening and discussion of “Recreating Pasargadae, Cyrus the Great’s Paradise,” a film by Farzin Rezaeian. The film presents [...]
8:00 pm Guest Artist Recital: Lincoln Trio @ Fulton Hall
Guest Artist Recital: Lincoln Trio @ Fulton Hall
Oct 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Guest Artist Recital: Lincoln Trio. The Lincoln Trio will perform music of Prof. Shulamit Ran and winners of the Sejong Prize Competition. Fulton Hall, 5845 [...]
8:00 am Comer Kids’ Classic 5K @ Main quad
Comer Kids’ Classic 5K @ Main quad
Oct 6 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Comer Kids’ Classic 5K. Dedicated to advancing pediatric research, the Comer Kids’ Classic takes place in the beautiful Hyde Park neighborhood. Share the morning with [...]
9:00 am 11th Annual Comer Kids’ Classic @ University of Chicago Quadrangle
11th Annual Comer Kids’ Classic @ University of Chicago Quadrangle
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:15 am
11th Annual Comer Kids’ Classic, happening 9:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. The Comer Kids’ Classic is a chip-timed 5K Run/Walk that begins and ends on [...]
2:00 pm LamaSeuss: The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins @ Oriental Institute
LamaSeuss: The 500 Hats of Barth… @ Oriental Institute
Oct 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
LamaSeuss: The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins. Hear Bartholomew’s story and explore the Oriental Institute’s behatted artifacts to learn what ancient hats can tell an [...]
2:30 pm The Legacy of Swami Vivekananda: To Live for Others @ Rockefeller Chapel
The Legacy of Swami Vivekananda:… @ Rockefeller Chapel
Oct 6 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
The Legacy of Swami Vivekananda: To Live for Others. The Vivekananda Vedanta Society of Chicago, with the Spiritual Life Office and the Committee on South [...]
2:30 pm The Mountaintop @ Court Theatre
The Mountaintop @ Court Theatre
Oct 6 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
The Mountaintop, Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., 2:30-4:30 p.m. and 7:30-9:30 p.m. See description on Wednesday, Sept. 25, for details.
3:00 pm Pacifica Quartet @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Pacifica Quartet @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Oct 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pacifica Quartet. Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 3-5 p.m., $25/$5 students, 773-702-8068.
5:30 pm Crescents Over Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Crescents Over Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel, Interreligious Center, Room 019
Oct 6 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
Crescents Over Rockefeller. Using the lunar calendar to chart the changing of the seasons and the commencement of sacred rituals is something that remains central [...]