New Ongoing Events

Exhibit. “Bandits and Heroes, Poets and Saints: Popular Art of the Northeast of the Brazil.”

Exhibit. “Bandits and Heroes, Poets and Saints: Popular Art of the Northeast of the Brazil.”

Exhibit. “Bandits and Heroes, Poets and Saints: Popular Art of the Northeast of the Brazil.” DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org. An exploration of how African, European and indigenous cultural traditions have interacted over a period of more than 500 years to form the distinctive culture of Northeast Brazil.(…)

Audition for the Hyde Park Youth Symphony.

Audition for the Hyde Park Youth Symphony.

Audition for the Hyde Park Youth Symphony. 4 p.m., Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-363-6063. For woodwinds, strings, percussion and brass players. Held by appointment. Call 773-562-2369 or send an e-mail to auditions@hpys.org.

Chicago Hyde Park Village Drop In.

Chicago Hyde Park Village Drop In.

Chicago Hyde Park Village Drop In. 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., every second and fourth Wednesday of the month, Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-493-6451, chpv.org, $7 suggested donation. Featuring lunch, light exercise and socializing. Call 773-363-1933 for more information or assistance with transportation.

Concert. “Jazz in the Courtyard.”

Concert. “Jazz in the Courtyard.”

Concert. “Jazz in the Courtyard.” Noon-2 p.m., every Friday, Hyde Park Shopping Center, 55th St. at Lake Park Ave., CHPV.org. Runs throughout the summer.

Concert. “George Franklin Memorial 2014 Summer Sunday Concert Series.”

Concert. “George Franklin Memorial 2014 Summer Sunday Concert Series.”

Concert. “George Franklin Memorial 2014 Summer Sunday Concert Series.” 4-6 p.m., every Sunday, Nichols Park North Fountain Patio, 1355 E. 53rd St., culturecoast.org, free. The series will host every genre including R&B, blues, indie rock, reggae, cumbia, and funk. Runs through Sept. 14.

Carillon tower tours and recitals

Carillon tower tours and recitals

Carillon tower tours and recitals. 11:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., weekdays, Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, $3 donation requested. Seventy-two bells played live. Meet at the front desk of Rockefeller Chapel. Runs through Aug. 21.

Sign Language

Sign Language

Sign Language for Beginners. 10-10:40 a.m., every Friday, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, early childhood room, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org. Pre-registration recommended. Sign Language. 10:45-11:15 a.m., every Friday, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, early childhood room, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org. Pre-registration required.