Hyde Park Record: Hyde Park-Kenwood Chicago Neighborhood and Hyde Park-Kenwood Community Conference's
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Meetings and Events in the Hyde Park-Kenwood Chicago Neighborhood

This page is presented as a service by Hyde Park-Kenwood Community Conference. hpkcc@aol.com
We have a new and reorganized site for HPKCC-visit it by clicking HOME (here and on many internal pages in this site); from the outside type http://www.hydepark.org. Note, it has a calendar of HPKCC or HPKCC-encouraged meetings and events.
See the new hydepark.org first. Return to Record via the Hyde Park Record button.
To continue in Hyde Park Record (this previous Conference site, Hyde Park Record, mostly about our neighborhood and its hot topics from HPKCC perspective plus lots of recommended outside links including Jackson Park), go to Hyde Park Record's homepage at http://www.hydeparkrecord.org (also address the address to type in from the outside). All links from there go to hydepark.org/extension addresses as in the past.)

To MANY MORE AND FULL CALENDARS- Directory of Calendars and Directories. Specific: (TO BE UPDATED SOON)
Arts and Culture.
Community meetings. Civic, political and social interest.
Major community and specialized events, celebrations.
Schools and Education and. Local School Councils. Park Councils. PARKS PACS AND EVENTS
(is updated)
CAPS (recurring). Faith Blackstone Library August 2012

THE SEVERAL GROUPS THAT FORMERLY MET AT TREASURE ISLAND HAVE BEEN RELOCATED THANKS TO U OF C- FIND THE SCHEDULE IN http:/53rdstreetblog.com.

The HPKCC Board of Directors meets in Polsky Center, 1462 E. 53rd St. upstairs. Monthly 1st Thurdays, 7 pm.

October 20, 28 (Sun), Nov 3, 4. Midway bulb planting 1-4 pm. Meet at the Masaryk Statue west of the tracks.

October 21, Sunday, 2 pm. Celebration of Willie Pickens and the Pickens family. Dedication of new mural painted by Desi Mundo on front of Ray School, 5631 S. Kimbark. Street honorary naming of Kimbark for Willie and his wife presided over by Ald. Hairston. Placement of historic house plaque on the Pickens residence (across from Ray School) by Hyde Park Historical Society.
Assembles in the Assembly Hall Auditiorium of Ray School- off Kimbark, north end of the 5600 block.

October 24, 9:30 am OPC lawsuit at Dirksen Bldg courtroom.

October 25, 10 am. City Council Committee on Transportation meets on the OPC Master and Use Ordinance. City Hall 201A, 121 N. LaSalle St.

October 31 or November 1- City Council considers the OPC Master and Use Ordinance. 10 am City Hall 201.

October 31, Wednesday, Halloween.
4-8 pm. Fall Festival and Halloween at South Shore Cultural Center
4:30 pm. Jackson Park Party for Halloween and celebrating the 125th anniversary of the Columbian Exposition.
6-9 pm.Hyde Park Teen Halloween 53rd St- party in Promontory 5311 S. Lake Park West. REQUIRED PREREGISTRATION. at Eventbrite, entry by school ID only, no backpacks.Sponsors include The Blue Gargoyle and HPKCC. DJ DYOT GDOT.



Used Book Sale Sale Oct 6-8 HP Shopping Center Courtyard.

We support your participation in the many programs of Blackstone Library and FrienLPds of Blackstone Library (and http://www.chipublib.org) and its Friends.
Next Despres Family lecture series program-
tba. DONATE/JOIN- hydepark.org click into Friends of Blackstone.

We recommend the Sunday Summer Concerts in Nichols Park 4-6 pm.

Police- NEW CAPS MEETING SCHEDULE- click here. THIS IS OUT OF DATE- BEATS ARE NOW MOVING TO EVERY OTHER MONTH- NEXT FOR HP AT TREASURE ISLAND IS OCTOBER 19, 6:30 AT TREASURE ISLAND LOWER LEVEL.

Special Service District 61 Commission meets 3RD WEDNESDAYS at Polsky, 1452 E. 53rd St. Meetings are open to the public. 2 meetings a quarter are at 11 am and the third at 7 pm.

Ward meetings- moving around. 4th Ward Aldermanic- Generally 3rd (sometimes 4th) Monday, 5-8 pm- places vary- 773 535-8103 .
Constituent night gen. 5-8 PM evening 1st Mondays-
5th Ward (usually 4th Tues.), 6 pm- 4th Tuesday.
5TH WARD CONSTITUENT NIGHT TUESDAYS, 3-7 except 2nd Tuesdays in months with Ward Meetings.

New schedule for White City Tours- Jackson Park Saturdays 11 am (east of Darrow Bridge).

Calendar run (selected- see our topic calendars for full).
What! You don't get the Conference e-news? Write gwrumsey@att.ne. and ask to be on the list

Park Councils- Visit the Park Councils meetings calendar- next- see schedule.
Go to Washington Park Page for it's events-council 3rd Wednesdays.
Elm Park- Timika Hoffman-Zoller or Piotr Gornicki. Timika pres.
Jackson. Kenwood. Cornell- 4th Mons Feb. 23. Harold Washington 1st Mons March 2 7 pm at Del Prado 2nd fl.

CAPS. See mtgs. calendar by date or standing.

Schools- see in LSC page. Committee meets 4th Tuesdays- Contact hpkcc@aol.com for location.
HPKCAC Community Action Council 4th Wednesdays.

Chamber of Commerce: 1st Thursdays 5:30 pm networking events feature a particular business street-

SSA 61 Special Tax District Commissioners meetings- visit www.downtownhydeparkchicago.com.

4th on 53rd July 4, followed by Sunday concert series. Next year.