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April, 2017

Tuesday
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Seminars will take place from 12pm - 1pm in Harper Center 104 (5807 S Woodlawn Ave.).
Monday, April 24: Are We Losing? Trade Deficits and Global Competition
Tuesday, April 25: Bad Deals? Those Disastrous Trade Agreements
Tuesday
25
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
25
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This registration is for FREE transportation only. You must still register for the event per the event‘s information.

Learn about the unique experience of aging as an African American in Chicago, with a focus on ways to maintain better health.
Tuesday
25
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A discussion on what to look for when choosing a primary care provider and related issues. Dr. Kate Thompson, presenting.
Tuesday
25
The United Church of Hyde Park -- 1448 E 53rd St.
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"Milwaukee 53206" chronicles the lives of those impacted by incarceration in this ZIP Code. Through the intimate stories of three 53206 residents, we witness the high toll mass incarceration takes on individuals and families that make up the communit
Wednesday
26
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An exploration of Jewish and Christian texts about the stranger, refugees, and the other.

Sponsored by Bren House and UChicago Hillel
Location: Brent House, 5540 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Wednesday
26
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World-renowned gut health expert, Dr. Emeran A. Mayer, will present a lecture hosted by The University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration on April 26, 2017 from 12:00 to 1:15 PM.

The gut converses with the brain like no other organ
Wednesday
26
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uburn, who has been named a Visiting Fellow at the Neubauer Collegium for 2017-18, will discuss the challenge of adapting this major work for the stage with Charles Newell, the Marilyn F. Vitale Artistic Director of Court Theatre.
Wednesday
26
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What is allegory, and why should we care about it? From our alma maters to lady liberty, allegorical figures are all around us, though we rarely think about them, or the power they exert.
Wednesday
26
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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
26
Swift Hall -- In the Main Quad., Across from Cobb
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nna Lise Seastrand, Collegiate Assistant Professor and Harper Fellow, Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts, speaking.
Wednesday
26
Augustana Lutheran Church -- 5500 S. Woodlawn
Wednesday
26
Wednesday
26
Stony Island Arts Bank -- 6760 S. Stony Island Ave.
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Ava DuVernay’s THIS IS THE LIFE (2008) chronicles the emergence of the Good Life hip-hop scene from its humble beginnings as a youth hang-out run by a neighborhood mom in a health food store in South Central LA to its world wide significance today.
Wednesday
26
Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.
Thursday
27
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Fire at Sea documents the once-peaceful Mediterranean island of Lampedusa, where a humanitarian crisis has been growing since the island has become a major entry point for refugees and migrants from Africa, Asia, and the Middle East into Europe.
Thursday
27
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Need help with deciding where to turn for a secure financial future? The Department of Labor has partnered with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards (CFP Board) to help clarify your retirement goals.
Thursday
27
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Join faculty experts from @UChicagoSocialScience
for a panel discussion exploring the #first100 days
of the @realDonaldTrump presidency.
Thursday
27
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Weekly Tai Chi-Qigong Class for Seniors and All Abilities
Thursday
27
Friday
28
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he Illinois Parables covers a couple of millennia of history in Illinois as a microcosm of the entire country. Organized into eleven chapters (or “parables”), this timely and affecting film pushes the limits of collage to address Illinois‘ realities.
Friday
28
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Friday, April 28, 11:30 am
Divinity School, Swift Hall
1025 East 58th Street
Friday
28
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Monks Singing Pagans: Medieval songs of heroes, gods and strong women
Friday
28
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SHOP TALKS differ from a typical lecture–Artists, craftspeople and makers discuss material, process and unorthodox building techniques as it relates to their greater practice and development.
Friday
28
Stony Island Arts Bank - 6760 S. Stony Island Ave.
Friday
28
Saturday
29
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A Triptych: Earth, Moon, Peace. A spectacular evening of music by Augusta Read Thomas
Saturday
29
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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
29
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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
29
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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
29
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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
29
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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
Blackstone Library -- 4904 S. Lake Park
Saturday
29
Hyde Park Bank Parking Lot 54th at Lake Park West
Saturday
29
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
29
Saturday
29
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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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Sunday
30
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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
30
Sunday
30
Southeast Environmental Task Force -- 13300 Baltimore Ave.
Sunday
30
Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.

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.
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
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
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
3
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
Augustana Lutheran Church -- 5500 S. Woodlawn
Wednesday
3
Wednesday
3
Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative | 1456 E. 70th St.
Wednesday
3
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May 3: Willemien Otten, "The Dutch-Christian Roots of Betsy Devos‘s Educational Policies," Bill Schweiker responding
Thursday
4
7:00 PM -- HPKCC Board Meeting -- Treasure Island Basement Meeting Room
Thursday
4
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The first Thursday of every month.
Thursday
4
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Weekly Tai Chi-Qigong Class for Seniors and All Abilities
Thursday
4
Thursday
4
On 53rd, 55th and 57th Streets at 40+ participating Restaurants and Stores
Friday
5
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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
5
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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
5
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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
5
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
5
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
Start from the Bobolink Meadow parking lot roadway off Hayes/63rd
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
7
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
8
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
9
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
9
Tuesday
9
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
10
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
13
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Students may pre-register at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WKSHJJ9
Saturday
13
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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
13
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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
13
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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
13
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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
14
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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
14
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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
14
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
16
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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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