Calendar

Nov
13
Wed
Transit Task Force meeting @ Hyde Park Historical Society
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm

Transit Task Force meeting; Hyde Park Historical Society, 5529 S. Lake Park Ave.; 7 p.m.; the Transit Task Force of the Hyde Park-Kenwood Community Conference is holding a planning meeting about dissatisfaction with CTA bus service to Hyde Park and the South Side. Contact: transit@hydepark.org for more information.

Nov
15
Fri
Hyde Park Player @ University Church
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm

Hyde Park Player; University Church, 5655 S. University Ave.; the Players present “Airline Highway” as their fall main stage drama Nov. 15 – 17 and Nov. 22 – 24; Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m.;

Tenebrae Choir @ Rockefeller Chapel
Nov 15 @ 7:30 pm

Tenebrae Choir; Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.; 7:30 p.m.; the British choir retraces the Camino de Santiago in a performance of Joby Talbot’s “Path of Miracles” as well as Owen Park’s “Footsteps;” Tenebrae will be joined in the performance by the Chicago Children’s Choir Hyde Park Presto; $10 – $38.

Nov
16
Sat
U. of C. Service Fall League Benefit Bazaar @ Quadrangle Club
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

U. of C. Service Fall League Benefit Bazaar; Quadrangle Club, 1155 East 57th St.; 10 a.m. – noon; This year’s theme is “Community Engagement and Enduring Friendships;” Bazaar features baked goods, handmade quilts, knitted items, vintage jewelry, and other items; a raffle and a silent auction; proceeds will benefit five neighborhood service organizations: Delta Literacy Project, Hyde Park/Kenwood Hunger Programs, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, Mary McDowell Settlement House, and St. Martin de Porres House of Hope. For more information, go to: www.ucserviceleague.org.

Nov
17
Sun
Conversation with Timuel Black @ Hyde Park Union Church
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Conversation with Timuel Black; Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave.; 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.; Hyde Park Historical society sponsors a discussion with Timuel Black and Susan Klonsky about the book “Sacred Ground: The Streets of Timuel Black;” contact Kathy Huff at kathy@rogerhuff.com

Conversation with Timuel Black @ Hyde Park Union Church
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Conversation with Timuel Black; Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave.; 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.; Hyde Park Historical society sponsors a discussion with Timuel Black and Susan Klonsky about the book “Sacred Ground: The Streets of Timuel Black;” contact Kathy Huff at kathy@rogerhuff.com

Nov
20
Wed
Native American Heritage Month celebration @ Blackstone branch of Chicago Public Library
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm

Native American Heritage Month celebration; Blackstone Branch of the Chicago Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.; 6 p.m.; children of all ages are invited to join in honoring Native Americans’ heritage with folk tales and activities.