Sunday: Dance-Along Nutcracker at the Chicago Cultural Center
12/6-7: Two staged readings of Christopher Chen’s “Into the Numbers,” about the life and suicide of Iris Chang
Saturday: The Wicker Park Choral Singers ditch the “Little Drummer Boy” in favor of Rachmaninov.
Tonight: Snacks and sweets from First Slice, plus art demos and music
12/9: Free makeovers and make-up consultations
11/15: The McCormick Tribune Freedom Museum offers free refreshments and activities for the opening of its new exhibit.
Our list of community-supported agriculture programs
Education activist Jonathan Kozol speaks at Columbia College on October 20.
10/16: Columbia College hosts a screening of the environmental documentary “Mountain Top Removal” followed by a panel discussion.
10/13: The Whole Foods at North and Halsted hosts a spa night with free body care samples and more.
10/11: DIY sculptures, mobiles, and musical instruments inspired by Alexander Calder’s “The Circus”
10/11: Swing dancing in Andersonville
10/11-12: Free kites at the Brookfield Zoo
10/9: Campari cocktails and silk-screened totes
10/8: Free screening of “Seeing Through the Fence,” a documentary about our relationship to the meat that we eat