Little Scribe

When: August 4, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St. Chicago, IL

View Map When: August 4, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Little Scribe. 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. A chance to learn how to write in the ancients scripts of Egypt and Mesopotamia every half hour. Registration(…)

Concert. Night Out: R&B Cover Bands at Midway Plaisance

When: August 3, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Midway Plaisance Park, 1130 Midway Plaisance North

When: August 3, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Midway Plaisance Park, 1130 Midway Plaisance North Categories: Upcoming Events Concert. Night Out: R&B Cover Bands at Midway Plaisance. 6:30-9 p.m., Midway Plaisance Park, 1130 Midway Plaisance North, 312-745-2470, free. Featuring performances by the Myron Mills Project and the Andrea McNeal Hip City Band.

Game Day

When: August 3, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago, IL

View Map When: August 3, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Game Day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. 

Summer Saturdays: Origami

When: August 3, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave. Chicago, IL

View Map When: August 3, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Where: Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Summer Saturdays: Origami. 10 a.m.-noon, Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, gowright.org, $5 per child, free for accompanying adult. Participants learn basic origami folds and about Japanese art’s influence on(…)

Film Screening

When: August 2, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St. Chicago, IL

View Map When: August 2, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Film Screening. 7-9 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Part of a weekly film series on the 1960s Black Arts Movement, “Revolution(…)

Globs, Goo and Guts!

When: August 1, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago, IL

View Map When: August 1, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events “Globs, Goo and Guts!” 2 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Featuring a chance for children ages 9 and up to make “icky sticky stuff” and take(…)

Toddler Tech Story Time

When: August 1, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago, IL

View Map When: August 1, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Toddler Tech Story Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Part of Chicago Public Library’s Summer Learning Challenge.

Gallery Talk

When: August 1, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St. Chicago, IL

View Map When: August 1, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Gallery Talk. “The Arts as an Agent of Change.” DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600, ext. 254,  dusablemuseum.org, free. Featured artist James(…)