Library Orientation

A twenty-minute orientation session designed to introduce visitors to Rebuild Foundation’s collections, including the Johnson Publishing Library and Glass Lantern Slides. Participants review care and handling guidelines and are granted reading room access to our public collections. No RSVP necessary.

Wednesday Yoga

“Stacy Patrice’s intimate, soul-centered yoga sessions blend an educational lifestyle practice with experiential discovery and community play for adults who often handle life with few breathing spaces. Each Soul Healing Yoga session is a mind-body-soul experience for all yoga skill levels. We have mats and tea available at each session.

Library Orientation

A twenty-minute orientation session designed to introduce visitors to Rebuild Foundation’s collections, including the Johnson Publishing Library and Glass Lantern Slides. Participants review care and handling guidelines and are granted reading room access to our public collections.

Stony Island Arts Bank Tour

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Stony Island Arts Bank.Tours begin in the Johnson Publishing Library and include behind-the-scenes viewings of our private collection areas including the “godfather of House music” Frankie Knuckles’ vinyl collection.

Soul Healing Yoga

Stacy Patrice’s intimate, soul-centered yoga sessions blend an educational lifestyle practice with experiential discovery and community play for adults who often handle life with few breathing spaces. Each Soul Healing Yoga session is a mind-body-soul experience for all yoga skill levels. We have mats and tea available at each session.

Drop In Screenings

Ranging from hyper-local documentaries to hypnotic experimental films, from intimate home movies to timeless African films, from acclaimed pieces by accomplished artists to fresh new voices from the neighborhood, the Black Cinema House Film Archive houses exciting media work by and about people from throughout the African diaspora. Black Cinema House is proud to present… Learn More

Library Orientation

A twenty-minute orientation session designed to introduce visitors to Rebuild Foundation’s collections, including the Johnson Publishing Library and Glass Lantern Slides. Participants review care and handling guidelines and are granted reading room access to our public collections. No rsvp necessary.

Stony Island Arts Bank Tour

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Stony Island Arts Bank.Tours begin in the Johnson Publishing Library and include behind-the-scenes viewings of our private collection areas including the “godfather of House music” Frankie Knuckles’ vinyl collection.

Library Orientation

A twenty-minute orientation session designed to introduce visitors to Rebuild Foundation’s collections, including the Johnson Publishing Library and Glass Lantern Slides. Participants review care and handling guidelines and are granted reading room access to our public collections. No rsvp necessary.

Community Cataloging

During the month of January, participants will help to catalog a portion of Rebuild Foundation’s Johnson Publishing Library acquired from the Chicago-based publishers of Ebony and Jet magazine. While discussing current practices for archive preservation and activation with Rebuild staff and artists, we will collaboratively create a new resource for visitors to access this important collection.

Family Band

Family band is a multi-generational ensemble comprised of beginner to intermediate level aspiring musicians who work together to learn, play, and perform music. Family, friends, and neighbors — don’t miss this hands-on, all-ages musical experience!

Library Orientation

A twenty-minute orientation session designed to introduce visitors to Rebuild Foundation’s collections, including the Johnson Publishing Library and Glass Lantern Slides. Participants review care and handling guidelines and are granted reading room access to our public collections. No rsvp necessary.

Family Band

Family band is a multi-generational ensemble comprised of beginner to intermediate level aspiring musicians who work together to learn, play, and perform music. Family, friends, and neighbors — don’t miss this hands-on, all-ages musical experience!

Library Orientation

A twenty-minute orientation session designed to introduce visitors to Rebuild Foundation’s collections, including the Johnson Publishing Library and Glass Lantern Slides. Participants review care and handling guidelines and are granted reading room access to our public collections. No rsvp necessary.

Stony Island Arts Bank Tour

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Stony Island Arts Bank.Tours begin in the Johnson Publishing Library and include behind-the-scenes viewings of our private collection areas including the “godfather of House music” Frankie Knuckles’ vinyl collection.

Community Cataloging

During the month of January, participants will help to catalog a portion of Rebuild Foundation’s Johnson Publishing Library acquired from the Chicago-based publishers of Ebony and Jet magazine. While discussing current practices for archive preservation and activation with Rebuild staff and artists, we will collaboratively create a new resource for visitors to access this important collection.

Library Orientation

A twenty-minute orientation session designed to introduce visitors to Rebuild Foundation’s collections, including the Johnson Publishing Library and Glass Lantern Slides. Participants review care and handling guidelines and are granted reading room access to our public collections. No rsvp necessary.

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution with BYP100

An essential history and a vibrant chronicle of a pivotal movement that birthed a new revolutionary culture in America, The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution (Stanley Nelson, 2015, 75 min) is the first feature documentary to explore the Party, its significance to the broader American culture, its cultural and political awakening for black people, and the painful lessons wrought when a movement derails.

Family Band

Family band is a multi-generational ensemble comprised of beginner to intermediate level aspiring musicians who work together to learn, play, and perform music. Family, friends, and neighbors — don’t miss this hands-on, all-ages musical experience!

Stony Island Arts Bank Tour

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the Stony Island Arts Bank.Tours begin in the Johnson Publishing Library and include behind-the-scenes viewings of our private collection areas including the “godfather of House music” Frankie Knuckles’ vinyl collection.

Library Orientation

A twenty-minute orientation session designed to introduce visitors to Rebuild Foundation’s collections, including the Johnson Publishing Library and Glass Lantern Slides. Participants review care and handling guidelines and are granted reading room access to our public collections. No rsvp necessary.

Community Cataloging

During the month of January, participants will help to catalog a portion of Rebuild Foundation’s Johnson Publishing Library acquired from the Chicago-based publishers of Ebony and Jet magazine. While discussing current practices for archive preservation and activation with Rebuild staff and artists, we will collaboratively create a new resource for visitors to access this important collection.