Calendar/Feminist Agenda

All this time the detractors were right -- feminists do have an agenda. It just happens to be full of don't-miss shows, games, parties and more in Chicago.

This calendar is a work in progress (aren't we all?), so if you have a woman-centered event you'd like to see listed here, email calendar (at)



2-4: Lollapalooza, Grant Park
6-11: Michigan Womyn's Music Festival
10-11: Northalsted Market Days, between Belmont and Addison
17-18: Rachel Barton Pine, Ravinia's Bennet Gordon Hall, 6 p.m.

7-8: The Renegade Craft Fair: Summer, along Division St. in Wicker Park

1: Author Isabel Wilkerson, Harold Washington Library Center, 6 p.m.
8: Chicago Foundation for Women's annual luncheon, Hilton Chicago, 11 a.m.

7-8: The Renegade Craft Fair Chicago Winter Market, location TBD

Women's Summer Sports:
Chicago Bandits Women's Professional Softball
Chicago Force Women's Tackle Football
Chicago Red Stars professional soccer club
Chicago Sky Women's National Basketball Association

Through Jan. 5, 2014: Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair, Chicago History Museum
Through spring 2014: Programs and discussions on Isabel Wilkerson's book, "Warmth of Other Suns," this year's One Book, One Chicago selection
Sundays: Lucy Smith Quartet, Fourth Presbyterian Jazz Service, 3:50 p.m.
Last Saturday of the month, 7 p.m./Last Friday of the month, 8 p.m.: the kates lady comedy, Book Cellar