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Dec
21
Sun
$20 general admission, free for students @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

International Didjeridu Meditation. 4-6:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. A seasonal worldwide tradition of sound healing meditation for the winter solstice with didjeridus, drums, gongs and bells following the sunset. Presented by U. of C. Spiritual Life and the Chicago Didjeridu Chorus.

Spider Saloff’s Cool Yule @ Logan Center, performance penthouse 901
Dec 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Spider Saloff’s Cool Yule. 5-6:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $20 general admission, free for students. Chicago singer Spider Saloff performs seasonal stories and songs.

Sunday Mass @ Calvert House
Dec 21 @ 5:00 pm

Sunday Mass. 5 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave., 773-288-2311. 

Sunday Evening Jazz @ Room 43
Dec 21 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Sunday Evening Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m., Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., hydeparkjazzsociety.com, $10 adults, $5 University students with ID and children with adults. The Hyde Park Jazz Society presents the Tammy McCann Group.

Dec
22
Mon
Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club @ Blackstone Library
Dec 22 @ 6:30 pm

Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4944 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Participants discuss Ann Leckie’s “Ancillary Justice.”

Dec
24
Wed
Lessons and Carols for Christmas Eve @ Rockefeller Chapel
Dec 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Lessons and Carols for Christmas Eve. 4-5 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Rockefeller’s traditional candlelit Christmas service, featuring carols sung by the Decani, the Rockefeller Children’s Choir and the congregation along with organ, brass and timpani. Children will also enact the story of the Nativity. An offering will be taken up for those in need.