The Chicago Ensemble. International House, 1414 E. 59th St.; 3 p.m.; the second program of the Ensemble’s 43rd season features all American works, including Samuel Barber’s arrangement of James Agee’s “Knoxville: Summer of 1915;” tickets are $30; for more information go to email@example.com
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Breakfast. Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 E Wacker Dr.; 8 a.m. to noon; Rainbow PUSH presents the 30th annual breakfast gathering to honor students who embody Dr. King’s belief that “progress is best achieved through cooperation rather than conflict, participation rather than partisanship, and compassion and understanding rather than hatred and prejudice;” for reservations, go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-push-excel-dr-martin-luther-king-jr-scholarship-breakfast-tickets-82847748847
King Day 2020. DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Place; 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; free with museum admission; the museum presents a program of lectures, arts, crafts, performances and films, all curated to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy.
Hyde Park Book Club
Monday, January 20, 2020
Hyde Park Historical Society
5529 S. Lake Park
Discussions with Jackie Grimshaw, former aide to Harold Washington
Bea Lumpkin, author of:
Always Bring A Crowd!
Joy in the Struggle
Lecture – “Re-Examining Ethnically Homogeneous Trade: A social Network Approach.” U. of Chicago Law School, 1111 E. 60th St.; 12:15 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.; the 2020 Coase Lecture will feature Law Prof. Lisa Bernstein.