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9:00 am Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Mar 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
Mar 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 [...]
5:00 pm Lecture. “Factional Struggles in Geneva on the Eve of Reformation.” @ Pick Hall, room 319
Lecture. “Factional Struggles in… @ Pick Hall, room 319
Mar 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Factional Struggles in Geneva on the Eve of Reformation.” 5-6:30 p.m., Pick Hall, room 319, 5828 S. University Ave., 773-834-8936, free. Mathieu Caesar, of [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Mar 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
Mar 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 [...]
10:30 am Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Mar 4 @ 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.
10:30 am Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Preschool Story Time @ Blackstone Library
Mar 4 @ 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.
12:00 pm Talk @ Harper Memorial Library, room 284
Talk @ Harper Memorial Library, room 284
Mar 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Talk. Noon-1:30 p.m., Harper Memorial Library, room 284, 1116 E. 59th St., 773-702-7040. Dr. Miriam Kalichman, of the University of Illinois College of Medicine, presents. [...]
12:00 pm Talk @ Harper Memorial Library, room 284
Talk @ Harper Memorial Library, room 284
Mar 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Talk. Noon-1:30 p.m., Harper Memorial Library, room 284, 1116 E. 59th St., 773-702-7040. Dr. Miriam Kalichman, of the University of Illinois College of Medicine, presents. [...]
6:00 pm Author Reading @ Midway Studios
Author Reading @ Midway Studios
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Reading. 6 p.m., Midway Studios, 929 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. Author WIlliam Fuller presents.
6:00 pm Author Reading @ Midway Studios
Author Reading @ Midway Studios
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Reading. 6 p.m., Midway Studios, 929 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. Author WIlliam Fuller presents.
6:00 pm Homeless Food Run @ Calvert House
Homeless Food Run @ Calvert House
Mar 4 @ 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. Participants prepare and pass out bagged meals for the city’s needy.
6:00 pm Homeless Food Run @ Calvert House
Homeless Food Run @ Calvert House
Mar 4 @ 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. Participants prepare and pass out bagged meals for the city’s needy.
6:00 pm Lecture. “Sustainable Production and the Impact of Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts.” @ Classics Building, room 110
Lecture. “Sustainable Production… @ Classics Building, room 110
Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Sustainable Production and the Impact of Advanced Biofuels and Bioproducts.” 6 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., globalenergies.uchicago.edu. Seth W. Snyder, [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Mar 5 @ 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
Mar 5 @ 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 [...]
10:00 am Career Fair @ Chicago Lake Shore Hotel
Career Fair @ Chicago Lake Shore Hotel
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Career Fair. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Chicago Lake Shore Hotel, 4900 S. Lake Shore Dr. Featuring training, workshops and positions available for fields ranging from health [...]
12:30 pm Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Concert. Lunch with Mr. Skinner @ Rockefeller Chapel
Mar 5 @ 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. A lunchtime organ performance. Visitors are invited to bring their [...]
6:00 pm Lecture. “Wastelandia: Infrastructure and the Commonwealth of Waste in Urban Ghana.” @ Social Science Research Building, room 122
Lecture. “Wastelandia: Infrastru… @ Social Science Research Building, room 122
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Lecture. “Wastelandia: Infrastructure and the Commonwealth of Waste in Urban Ghana.” 6-7:30 p.m., Social Science Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-7221. Brenda [...]
6:00 pm Women’s History Month Film Screening. “Say My Name.” @ Blackstone Library
Women’s History Month Film Scree… @ Blackstone Library
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Women’s History Month Film Screening. “Say My Name.” 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A screening of Nirit Peled’s 2009 film [...]
7:30 pm Presentation. “Sounds from the Cloister: Women’s Contribution to Music and the Arts in Early Modern Mexico.” @ International House
Presentation. “Sounds from the C… @ International House
Mar 5 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Presentation. “Sounds from the Cloister: Women’s Contribution to Music and the Arts in Early Modern Mexico.” 7:30-8:30 p.m., International House, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. [...]
8:00 pm Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme @ Logan Center, Cafe
Mar 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Performances. Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work such as readings, spoken word, open [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Mar 6 @ 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
Mar 6 @ 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 [...]
10:30 am Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Toddler Time @ Blackstone Library
Mar 6 @ 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.
12:00 pm International Women’s Day Parade @ U. of C. Quadrangle
International Women’s Day Parade @ U. of C. Quadrangle
Mar 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
International Women’s Day Parade. Noon-1 p.m., U. of C. Quadrangle, 58th St. and University Ave., 773-702-7752. An parade from the U. of C. Quadrangle to [...]
12:00 pm Presentation. “Inside Global Humanitarian Crises.” @ Institute of Politics
Presentation. “Inside Global Hum… @ Institute of Politics
Mar 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Presentation. “Inside Global Humanitarian Crises.” Noon-1:15 p.m., Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-0957, free. With remarks by Human Rights Watch Emergencies Director Peter [...]
12:15 pm Gallery Talk @ Oriental Institute Museum
Gallery Talk @ Oriental Institute Museum
Mar 6 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Talk. 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Egyptologist and Research Associate Emily Teeter explores the culture of ancient Egypt. [...]
1:00 pm International Women’s Day Women’s Resource Fair @ Ida Noyes Hall
International Women’s Day Women’… @ Ida Noyes Hall
Mar 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
International Women’s Day Women’s Resource Fair. 1-4 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-702-7752. A space for U. of C. departments, programs, offices [...]
4:00 pm Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Gentle Yoga @ Bond Chapel
Mar 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. Time for quiet reflection, meditation and yoga instruction.
4:00 pm Lecture. “Bridging at the Boundary: The Cultural Work of Cricket among Jamaican Immigrants in the U.S.” @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies, room 289B
Lecture. “Bridging at the Bounda… @ Harris School of Public Policy Studies, room 289B
Mar 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Lecture. “Bridging at the Boundary: The Cultural Work of Cricket among Jamaican Immigrants in the U.S.” 4-5:20 p.m., Harris School of Public Policy Studies, room [...]
4:30 pm Lecture. “Losing the Plot: Queer Digressions on the New Ontology.” @ The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality
Lecture. “Losing the Plot: Queer… @ The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality
Mar 6 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Lecture. “Losing the Plot: Queer Digressions on the New Ontology.” 4:30-6 p.m., The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, 5733 S. University Ave., [...]
4:30 pm Lecture. “Secrets of the H.M.S. Pinafore.” @ Classics Building, room 110
Lecture. “Secrets of the H.M.S. … @ Classics Building, room 110
Mar 6 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Lecture. “Secrets of the H.M.S. Pinafore.” 4:30-6:30 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., free. Ralph MacPhail Jr., of the Gilbert and Sullivan [...]
4:30 pm Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Tea Time Concert Series @ Fulton Hall
Mar 6 @ 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. With complimentary tea and cookies at 4:15 p.m.
6:00 pm Author Reading @ Logan Center, seminar terrace 801
Author Reading @ Logan Center, seminar terrace 801
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Author Reading. 6 p.m., Logan Center, seminar terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. New Yorker staff writer D.T. Max presents.
6:00 pm Thursday Art Making with Outside the Lines @ Logan Center, cafe,
Thursday Art Making with Outside… @ Logan Center, cafe,
Mar 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday Art Making with Outside the Lines. 6-9 p.m., Logan Center, cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. An informal free-form art making session open [...]
7:00 pm Film Screening and discussion. “Promised Land.” @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307
Film Screening and discussion. “… @ Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening and discussion. “Promised Land.” 7-9 p.m., Cobb Lecture Hall, room 307, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-1673. A screening of Gus Van Sant’s 2012 [...]
7:00 pm Film Screening and Discussion. “The Wereth Eleven.” @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Film Screening and Discussion. “… @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening and Discussion. “The Wereth Eleven.” 7-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org. A screening of Robert [...]
7:30 pm Listening Party @ Logan Center, performance penthouse
Listening Party @ Logan Center, performance penthouse
Mar 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Listening Party. 7:30-9 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire will play recordings of his own choosing and [...]
9:00 am Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
Mar 7 @ 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
Mar 7 @ 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 Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch @ Hyde Park Art Center
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch @ Hyde Park Art Center
Mar 7 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Artist Salon and Brown Bag Lunch. 12:15-1:15 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. A chance to meet and catch up [...]
7:00 pm Film Screening. “Romance of the Western Chamber” and “Two Stars in the Milky Way.” @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Film Screening. “Romance of the … @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Film Screening. “Romance of the Western Chamber” and “Two Stars in the Milky Way.” 7 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., [...]
7:30 pm Concert @ Logan Center, performance hall
Concert @ Logan Center, performance hall
Mar 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8068, $35 general admission, $5 students. The Ambrose Akinmusire Project performs. To buy tickets, [...]
8:00 pm Staged Reading @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Staged Reading @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Mar 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Staged Reading. 8 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., $5 general admission. Hyde Park Community Players present “Cindy Sparkles,” a modern comic take [...]
9:00 am Winter Farmer’s Market @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Winter Farmer’s Market @ Augustana Lutheran Church
Mar 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Winter Farmer’s Market. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-493-6451.
12:00 pm International Women’s Day Keynote Address @ Ida Noyes Hall
International Women’s Day Keynot… @ Ida Noyes Hall
Mar 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
International Women’s Day Keynote Address. Noon-2 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-702-7752, $5. Physicist Young-Kee Kim, of the U. of C., presents. [...]
6:00 pm Dance performance. “Mulheres da Capoeira.” @ International House, assembly hall
Dance performance. “Mulheres da … @ International House, assembly hall
Mar 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dance performance. “Mulheres da Capoeira.” 6-9 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, $5 general admission, free for International House residents. A [...]
7:00 pm Piano Master Class @ Fulton Hall
Piano Master Class @ Fulton Hall
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Piano Master Class. 7-9 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Led by pianist Jura Margulis.
8:00 pm Concert @ Mandel Hall
Concert @ Mandel Hall
Mar 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 8-9:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8484, $10 donation general admission, $5 donation students and children. The U. of C.’s University Symphony [...]
1:00 pm Second Sunday @ Hyde Park Art Center
Second Sunday @ Hyde Park Art Center
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Second Sunday. 1-4 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org.  Participants will create their own vests out of paper bags and [...]
2:00 pm Family Program: Junior Archaeologists @ Oriental Institute
Family Program: Junior Archaeolo… @ Oriental Institute
Mar 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists. 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $5 members, $9 non-members. Children and parents experience a simulated archaeological dig [...]
3:00 pm Architectural Tour @ Rodfei Zedek Congregation
Architectural Tour @ Rodfei Zedek Congregation
Mar 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Architectural Tour. 3 p.m., Rodfei Zedek Congregation, 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., free. Part of the Hyde Park and Kenwood Interfaith Council’s 2014 Sharing Sacred [...]
3:00 pm Concert. “Britten: The Centenary Year.” @ Rockefeller Chapel
Concert. “Britten: The Centenary… @ Rockefeller Chapel
Mar 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Concert. “Britten: The Centenary Year.” 3-5 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. The U. of C. Chorus, Motet Choir, Rockefeller Chapel Choir, [...]
7:30 pm Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz @ Room 43
Mar 9 @ 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 with ID or children with adults. Bassist [...]