Tot Lot. 9 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., firstname.lastname@example.org, classes are $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass or $65 for a monthly pass. This class is intended for children 0-4 and their caregivers or parents to get together on a regular basis to learn, play and benefit from one another’s company.
Writers’ Circle. 7-9 p.m., Southside Hub of Production, 5638 S. Woodlawn Ave., southsidehub.org.
Talk. “This Fragile Life: A Mother’s Story of Bi-Polar Son.” 6-8 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, free. Vanderbilt professor Charlotte Pierce-Baker, author of the similarly titled book, presents alongside Chicago Heights psychiatrist Dr. Tanya Anderson. Call 773-947-0600, ext. 290 to R.S.V.P.