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April, 2017

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This eight-member Humanities Division Ensemble-in-Residence presents a wide range of repertoire poignantly bearing witness to the great tradition of Jewish cabaret.
Saturday
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Listen to Anne Akana‘s distinct comedic voice as she describes her journey to producing YouTube videos to express herself and connect with the world.
Saturday
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A Triptych: Earth, Moon, Peace. A spectacular evening of music by Augusta Read Thomas
Saturday
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You just show up at at 8:40 or so to register, north side of the park on the hard pressed gravel path. Let‘s show those North Siders that we can "just do it" down her in Hyde Park. Link attached. The event will be held Saturdays from now until June 3
Saturday
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Repeats every week until Sat Nov 25 2017 except Sat Dec 03 2016, Sat Jan 28 2017.
Fun for children of all ages, but especially those 0-6.
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Saturday
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Come kick it with the Teen Arts Council on the last day of their exhibition. Make a vision board to express your identity and motivate you to overcome obstacles in the years ahead.

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Exhibition Runs Mar 15 - Apr 29, 2017
Gallery Hours: Mon - F
Saturday
29
3:00 PM -- Bixler Playlot Community Meeting Heald At The Park, 1372 E. 57Th Street
Saturday
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Blackstone Library -- 4904 S. Lake Park
Saturday
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Hyde Park Bank Parking Lot 54th at Lake Park West
Saturday
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Powell Elementary Schoo -- 7511 S. South Shore Drive.
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8 a.m.-1 p.m. April 29 at Powell Elementary School, 7511 S. South Shore Drive.
Saturday
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Saturday
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This is composed of a group of distinguished international artists who will propose, examine, and challenge the ways in which creative cultural resistance can broaden our collective understanding of human rights.
Saturday
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Meet in Federal Plaza, 50 W. Adams Street
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Join the People’s Climate Movement this April 29th in Chicago. On Trump‘s 100th day in office, take the streets to demand justice for our climate and our communities. This march is one of hundreds across the country.
Saturday
29
Sunday
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The world premiere performances of six works created by composers Rodrigo Bussad, Pierce Gradone, Jack Hughes, Joungbum Lee, Timothy Page, and Igor Santos.
Sunday
30
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Attend our summer program fair to find high-quality arts programs for your child or teen. Representatives of arts programs in and/or serving residents of Chicago‘s South Side neighborhoods will be present to answer questions about their opportunities
Sunday
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Sunday
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Southeast Environmental Task Force -- 13300 Baltimore Ave.
Sunday
30
Hyde Park Union Church - 5600 S. Woodlawn Avenue
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Sessions go from 1 - 3, 3:30 - 5:30 and 6:30-8:30.
You may enter and leave quietly during each session.
Sunday
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Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.
Sunday
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May, 2017

Monday
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A brain health program that engages older adults with practices that can help them live a healthier lifestyle. We‘ll not only look at what dementia is and isn‘t, but we will also talk about the many ways to enhance your brain‘s functioning.
Monday
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Monday
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This is composed of a group of distinguished international artists who will propose, examine, and challenge the ways in which creative cultural resistance can broaden our collective understanding of human rights.
Monday
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Join in conversation with our State Representative Barbara Flynn Currie, Majority Leader of the Illinois House.

Indivisible is now in almost every congressional district in the country!
Come hear what our local group has planned.
Tuesday
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It recaptures the lives and times of Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Ida Cox, Alberta Hunter, Ethel Waters and the other legendary women who made the blues a vital part of American culture. The film brings together lost film from the period.
Tuesday
2
4:00 - 5:30 PM -- Blackstone Library -- Chess in the Library for Youth
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Children and young adults can learn to play chess in a friendly environment.
Tuesday
2
Mather’s—More Than a Café,
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Learn to save the life of a loved one by quickly identifying the signs of a stroke.
Tuesday
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The Snail restaurant - 1649 EAST 55TH ST
Tuesday
2
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Out of Hyde Park and Kenwood Academy, and into Oakland, Desi Mundo has become one of the nations leading artist/activists. In CA he has confronted the developers and the criminal cops through community organization and art.
Wednesday
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The brilliant and intrepid Imani Winds joins the citywide celebrations and pay tribute to Chicago poet Gwendolyn Brooks‘ centenary with this concert that honors artists who forge their own unique paths.
Wednesday
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As Americans take to the streets in record numbers to resist the presidency of Donald Trump, L.A. Kauffman’s timely, trenchant history of protest offers unique insights into how past movements have won victories and backlash in times of crisis.
Wednesday
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12:00–1:20 p.m. Wednesday Lunch At The Divinity School -- "Silk Road Rising"
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At noon on Wednesdays when the quarter is in session a delicious vegetarian meal is made in the Swift Hall kitchen by our student chefs and lunch crew. Once the meal has reached dessert there is a talk – by a University faculty member.
Wednesday
3
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Join Colin McDonald for stories and songs each Wednesday at 10:30am at 57th Street Books! Fun for children of all ages, but especially those 0-6.

Event Location:
57th Street Books
1301 E. 57th Street
Wednesday
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While the United States has long represented itself as an anti-imperial nation, its origins as an expanding settler colony, its forays into colonial rule abroad and its contemporary position as the hegemonic global power define imperialism.
Wednesday
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Augustana Lutheran Church -- 5500 S. Woodlawn
Wednesday
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Wednesday
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Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.
Wednesday
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May 3: Willemien Otten, "The Dutch-Christian Roots of Betsy Devos‘s Educational Policies," Bill Schweiker responding
Thursday
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7:00 PM -- HPKCC Board Meeting -- Treasure Island Basement Meeting Room
Thursday
4
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The first Thursday of every month.
Thursday
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Weekly Tai Chi-Qigong Class for Seniors and All Abilities
Thursday
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Thursday
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On 53rd, 55th and 57th Streets at 40+ participating Restaurants and Stores
Friday
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Join International House for a night filled with salsa dancing to promote cross-cultural connections through music. Our weekly program "Salsa and Dialogue" will host this event in order to foster wordless communication and communion through music.
Friday
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Harmony Holiday is the author of "Negro League Baseball," "Go Find Your Father/ A Famous Blues" and most recently "Hollywood Forever."
Friday
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Join us for this panel discussion featuring women leaders from Latin America, including Veronica Zavala, Soledad Nunez, Yolanda Martinez, and Indira Huilca. The women will discuss their experiences as women in politics in Latin America.
Friday
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Stony Island Arts Bank - 6760 S. Stony Island Ave.
Friday
5
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Come hear rarely performed Jewish music sung by an extraordinary choir in one of Chicago’s greatest sacred spaces. Conducted by James Kallembach, director of choral activities at the University of Chicago, and featuring our beloved Tom Weisflog.
Friday
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Saturday
6
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You just show up at at 8:40 or so to register, north side of the park on the hard pressed gravel path. Let‘s show those North Siders that we can "just do it" down her in Hyde Park. Link attached. The event will be held Saturdays from now until June 3
Saturday
6
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Repeats every week until Sat Nov 25 2017 except Sat Dec 03 2016, Sat Jan 28 2017.
Fun for children of all ages, but especially those 0-6.
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Saturday
6
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TEDxUChicago 2017: Changing Channels we will explore and expand the ideas of innovation and metamorphosis. From politics to protests, and messaging to meaning.
Saturday
6
Start from the Bobolink Meadow parking lot roadway off Hayes/63rd
Saturday
6
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He will discuss issues related to hearing loss such as social isolation and cognitive impairment. He will also demonstrate devices that will help alleviate hearing problems.
Saturday
6
The Jane's Walk starts at the Golden Lady (The Republic) at Hayes (6300) and Richards Drives, midway
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The Jane‘s Walk starts at the Golden Lady (The Republic) at Hayes (6300) and Richards Drives, midway between Lake Shore Drive and Cornell Drive.
Sunday
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oin us in the Promontory‘s beautiful music venue for a gathering of the neighborhood‘s best artisans the South Side‘s best farmers. Meet dozens of amazing vendors at our indoor crafts and farmers market while listening to Hyde Park‘s fine music.
Sunday
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Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.
Sunday
7
Stony Island Arts Bank -- 6760 S. Stony Island Ave.
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A rare look at how Rwanda survived a tragic past through music, dance and the resilience of a new generation.
Monday
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Jackson Park Field House -- 6401 Stony Island Avenue
Tuesday
9
6:30 PM -- CAPS Mtg., Beat 222 -- 43Rd - Hyde Park Blvd. And Drexel To The Lake -- 2Nd Tuesdays
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Beat 222
Boundaries: 43rd - Hyde Park Blvd. and Drexel to the Lake
Location: Kennicott Park, 4434 S. Lake Park Ave.
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Date: Second Tuesday of each month
Tuesday
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4:00 - 5:30 PM -- Blackstone Library -- Chess in the Library for Youth
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Children and young adults can learn to play chess in a friendly environment.
Tuesday
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Tuesday
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New Door Studio — 3323 W Irving Park Rd 1E
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We will begin at 2 pm and continue through all of the stories & catching up & exchanging of email addresses -- as we move from our sadness at this loss to smiles at the memories, and then the reminder of our commitment to these common ideals.
Wednesday
10
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Join Colin McDonald for stories and songs each Wednesday at 10:30am at 57th Street Books! Fun for children of all ages, but especially those 0-6.

Event Location:
57th Street Books
1301 E. 57th Street
Wednesday
10
12:00–1:20 p.m. Wednesday Lunch At The Divinity School -- "Silk Road Rising"
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At noon on Wednesdays when the quarter is in session a delicious vegetarian meal is made in the Swift Hall kitchen by our student chefs and lunch crew. Once the meal has reached dessert there is a talk – by a University faculty member.
Wednesday
10
Wednesday
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Augustana Lutheran Church -- 5500 S. Woodlawn
Wednesday
10
Wednesday
10
Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.
Thursday
11
7:00 PM -- Nichols Park Advisory Council -- Monthly 2Nd Thursday -- 1355 E. 53Rd
Thursday
11
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Weekly Tai Chi-Qigong Class for Seniors and All Abilities
Thursday
11
Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg Pavilion, 251 E. Huron Street, 3rd Floor Conference Center.
Thursday
11
Hyde Park Art Center -- 5020 S. Cornell Avenue
Thursday
11
Friday
12
Stony Island Arts Bank - 6760 S. Stony Island Ave.
Friday
12
Saturday
13
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You just show up at at 8:40 or so to register, north side of the park on the hard pressed gravel path. Let‘s show those North Siders that we can "just do it" down her in Hyde Park. Link attached. The event will be held Saturdays from now until June 3
Saturday
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Students may pre-register at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WKSHJJ9
Saturday
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Join us in viewing the 62nd edition of the Eurovision Song Contest! Watch and listen as forty-three countries participate in the longest-running annual international song competition, performing original songs live for television.
Saturday
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Repeats every week until Sat Nov 25 2017 except Sat Dec 03 2016, Sat Jan 28 2017.
Fun for children of all ages, but especially those 0-6.
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Saturday
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Not a startup but has been around years. Has a paid staff, experiential knowledge, and coalitions under their belt. Meets the 2nd Saturday monthly from 9:15 am - Noon at the LSTC, 1100 E. 55th St., 3rd floor.
See http://www. thepeopleslobbyusa.org
Saturday
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LEGACY: Our Wealth of Music
3:00 - 4:30pm | Saturday
Artist in-residence Maggie Brown embarks on creating a stage piece that would “edutain” the audience with music and dramatic reflection on the history & evolution of African American music.
Free
Sunday
14
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When God Created Woman, Shhh and When Man Was Created By God, now presents their new extraordinary event, «WHEN GOD SPEAKS» A theatrical journey of how God speaks through situations to us and through us.
EARLY ARRIVAL STRONGLY SUGGESTED
Sunday
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Enjoy an arrangement of Ravel’s Laideronnette: Imperatrice des Pagodes from Ma mère l‘Oye (Mother Goose) and Z. Randall Stroope’s Amor de mi Alma (You are the Love of My Soul) based on a poem by Spanish author Garcilaso de la Vega.
Sunday
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Season 40 | Program V: Masterpieces of the War Years 1939-1944, Offering an innovative mix of familiar masterworks and lesser-known repertoire performed in varied combinations of instruments and voice,

Sunday
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Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.
Tuesday
16
6:30 PM -- CAPS Mtg., Beat 221-43Rd-47Th/King Drive To Ellis
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Beat 221
Boundaries: 43rd-47th/King Drive to Ellis
Location: King Center, 4314 S. Cottage Grove Ave.
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Date: Third Tuesday of each month
Tuesday
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6:30 PM -- CAPS Mtg., Beat 223 -- 47Th-51St, King Dr. -- 4331 S. Cottage Grove -- 3Rd Tuesday
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On the 3rd Tuesday of each month
Tuesday
16
4:00 - 5:30 PM -- Blackstone Library -- Chess in the Library for Youth
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Children and young adults can learn to play chess in a friendly environment.
Tuesday
16
Reva and David Logan Center -- In the Cafe
Wednesday
17
6:30 PM -- CAPS Meeting, beats 233-234-235 (Most of Hyde Park) in Treasure Island Basement
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Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month
Contact Details: CAPS Office 312-747-5109
Wednesday
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The University of Chicago‘s Ballroom and Latin Dance Association in association with the WHPK International Format and El Caobo Internacial present Southside Salsa. Experts, beginners, and fun loving folks with curious feet are all welcome.
Wednesday
17
7:00 PM -- Washington Park Advisory Council -- Monthly -- 5131 S. King Drive
Wednesday
17
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Join Colin McDonald for stories and songs each Wednesday at 10:30am at 57th Street Books! Fun for children of all ages, but especially those 0-6.

Event Location:
57th Street Books
1301 E. 57th Street
Wednesday
17
12:00–1:20 p.m. Wednesday Lunch At The Divinity School -- "Silk Road Rising"
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At noon on Wednesdays when the quarter is in session a delicious vegetarian meal is made in the Swift Hall kitchen by our student chefs and lunch crew. Once the meal has reached dessert there is a talk – by a University faculty member.
Wednesday
17
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Tours begin at Black Sphere, across the street from Cobb Hall, 5811 S. Ellis Ave
Wednesday
17
Augustana Lutheran Church -- 5500 S. Woodlawn
Wednesday
17
Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.
Wednesday
17
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May 17: Tom Mitchell, "Notes on Collective Madness, Political and Otherwise," Lauren Berlant responding
Thursday
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Vijay Prashad is the George and Martha Kellner Chair of South Asian History and Professor of International Studies at Trinity College. He is the author of sixteen books.
Thursday
18
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Weekly Tai Chi-Qigong Class for Seniors and All Abilities
Thursday
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Friday
19
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The boundlessly creative pianist performs works from his new album.
Friday
19
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This event and the people who put it together are mainstays of Hyde Park. Even if you aren‘t a gardener you should drop over to the 55th Street mall, enjoy the plants, the atmosphere and the friends who will gather there.
Friday
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In a little circus near Paris, a mysterious clown (Lon Chaney, in a staggering performance) amuses the idle, the oblivious, the drunk, and the vicious under his arresting stage name, “HE--Who Gets Slapped!”
Friday
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Stony Island Arts Bank - 6760 S. Stony Island Ave.
Friday
19
Saturday
20
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You just show up at at 8:40 or so to register, north side of the park on the hard pressed gravel path. Let‘s show those North Siders that we can "just do it" down her in Hyde Park. Link attached. The event will be held Saturdays from now until June 3
Saturday
20
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This event and the people who put it together are mainstays of Hyde Park. Even if you aren‘t a gardener you should drop over to the 55th Street mall, enjoy the plants, the atmosphere and the friends who will gather there.
Saturday
20
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Repeats every week until Sat Nov 25 2017 except Sat Dec 03 2016, Sat Jan 28 2017.
Fun for children of all ages, but especially those 0-6.
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10:30am - 11:00am
Saturday
20
Promontory Point -- Park Headquarters on the East Side
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We will begin at 3 pm and continue through all of the stories & catching up & exchanging of email addresses -- as we move from our sadness at this loss to smiles at the memories, and then the reminder of our commitment to these common ideals.
Saturday
20
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LEGACY: Our Wealth of Music
3:00 - 4:30pm | Saturday
Artist in-residence Maggie Brown embarks on creating a stage piece that would “edutain” the audience with music and dramatic reflection on the history & evolution of African American music.
Free
Sunday
21
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The Chicago ACT Collective will host a lead zine folding gathering where we invite the public to hang out, fold zines, and discuss our water rights. This event is led by William Estrada and is held in conjunction with PUBLIC SCHOOL.
Sunday
21
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Martha, recently will speak about her new book, Anger and Forgiveness. I will present musical selections exploring these deep human emotions in Jewish music. The cantor will provide music of "Heart and Mind" to add to the subject.
Sunday
21
Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.
Sunday
21
St. Therese Chinese Catholic Church -- 218 W. Alexander Street
Monday
22
6:30 PM -- Blackstone Library -- Fantasy And Science Fiction Book Club
Tuesday
23
4:00 - 5:30 PM -- Blackstone Library -- Chess in the Library for Youth
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Children and young adults can learn to play chess in a friendly environment.
Wednesday
24
12:00–1:20 p.m. Wednesday Lunch At The Divinity School -- "Silk Road Rising"
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At noon on Wednesdays when the quarter is in session a delicious vegetarian meal is made in the Swift Hall kitchen by our student chefs and lunch crew. Once the meal has reached dessert there is a talk – by a University faculty member.
Wednesday
24
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Join Colin McDonald for stories and songs each Wednesday at 10:30am at 57th Street Books! Fun for children of all ages, but especially those 0-6.

Event Location:
57th Street Books
1301 E. 57th Street
Wednesday
24
Wednesday
24
Augustana Lutheran Church -- 5500 S. Woodlawn
Wednesday
24
Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.
Thursday
25
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Join us in welcoming North Korean defectors in sharing their testimonials of escape and hope as we attempt to gain an insight into North Korea and the current lives of its defectors.
Thursday
25
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Weekly Tai Chi-Qigong Class for Seniors and All Abilities
Thursday
25
Friday
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Stony Island Arts Bank - 6760 S. Stony Island Ave.