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(…)

Talk. Gallery Encounters

When: August 1, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, Gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St. Chicago, IL

View Map When: August 1, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Logan Center, Gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Talk. Gallery Encounters. 6-7 p.m., Logan Center, Gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Tempestt Hazel, a curator and co-founding director of Sixty Inches from Center, presents.

Gallery Talk: Lunchtime Traveler Series

When: August 1, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Where: Oriental Institute , 1155 E. 58th St. Chicago, IL

View Map When: August 1, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm Where: Oriental Institute , 1155 E. 58th St. Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Gallery Talk: Lunchtime Traveler Series. Noon-12:45 p.m., Oriental Institute 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. U. of C. doctoral candidate Rozeen Bailleul-LeSuer discusses the significance of birds to the ancient(…)

Film Screening. Night Out: Family Movie Night at Midway Plaisance “Skyfall.”

When: July 31, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Midway Plaisance Park, 1130 Midway Plaisance North Chicago, IL

View Map When: July 31, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Where: Midway Plaisance Park, 1130 Midway Plaisance North Chicago, IL Categories: Upcoming Events Film Screening. Night Out: Family Movie Night at Midway Plaisance. 8-9:30 p.m., Midway Plaisance Park, 1130 Midway Plaisance North, 312-745-2470, free. Featuring a screening of the 2012 James Bond film,(…)