Nature walk

When: September 8, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Space Center entrance of the Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr.

When: September 8, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Where: Space Center entrance of the Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr. Categories: Upcoming Events Nature walk. 12:30 p.m., meet at the Space Center entrance of the Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Lake Shore Dr., 773-913-2030. A nature walk(…)

Family Day: I Believe I can Fly

When: September 7, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave.

When: September 7, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Family Day: I Believe I can Fly. 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Create craft wings using items from a Smart Museum exhibit on flying contraptions for(…)

Game Day

When: September 7, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: September 7, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Game Day. 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511, free for adults and kids age nine or older. Play board games.

Gallery talk. “Lunchtime Traveler Series.”

When: September 5, 2013 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St.

When: September 5, 2013 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm Where: Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Gallery talk. “Lunchtime Traveler Series.” 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Learn about archaeological discoveries, unlock the secrets of civilization and gain a greater appreciation of our ancestors.

Lecture. “Re-excavating the Royal Tomb of Horemheb in the Valley of the Kings.”

When: September 4, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Oriental institute, 1155 E. 58th St.

When: September 4, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Oriental institute, 1155 E. 58th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Re-excavating the Royal Tomb of Horemheb in the Valley of the Kings.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. An Egyptology professor from University College London discusses the second excavation of(…)

Concert. The Sounds of History

When: September 4, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl.

When: September 4, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl. Categories: Upcoming Events Concert. The Sounds of History. 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl., 773-947-0600, free, or call ahead to reserve a table. Bring blankets and chairs(…)

Zen Meditation at Rockefeller

When: September 4, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: September 4, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:30 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation. Instruction at 5 p.m. for newcomers, followed by 35 minutes of meditation.

Free tour by JPAC

When: September 7, 2013 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am

When: September 7, 2013 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am Categories: Upcoming Events Free tour by JPAC. Saturday sept 7 at 10 am. Touring the Midway and Jackson Park 1893 World’s Fair  sites by JPAC historical tour guides. Meet at Darrow Bridge near Science Drive parking lot.