Workshop. “Art Glass Done Wright.”

When: July 26, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Frederick C. Robie House, 5757 South Woodlawn Avenue, Crete, IL 60417, USA

Workshop. “Art Glass Done Wright.” 10 a.m.-noon, Frederick C. Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., flwright.org, $5 per child (accompanying adults free). Participants create art-glass designs using colored pencils. Appropriate for ages 7 and up.(…)

Artist of the Month Program

When: July 26, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: The Great Frame Up, 1418 East 53rd Street, Dorchester Commons Shopping Center, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Artist of the Month Program. 1-3 p.m., The Great Frame Up, 1418 E. 53rd St., 773-752-2020. Painter Maria Jang will be on site to discuss her work on display at the store.

Workshop. “Saturday School: Junk Drawer Workshop.”

When: July 26, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Workshop. “Saturday School: Junk Drawer Workshop.” 10 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Eric Bartholomew leads writing workshop. Participants should bring an item from a junk drawer to write and(…)

Music

When: July 25, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – July 26, 2014 @ 12:00 am
Where: Chant, 1509 East 53rd Street, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Music. 9 p.m.-midnight, Chant, 1509 E. 53rd St., 773-324-1999, chantchicago.com. Chester McSwain’s jazz band performs.

Sounds for Wellness

When: July 25, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 South Greenwood Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Sounds for Wellness. 4:30-4:45 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, smartmuseum.uchicago.edu, free. Zachary Cahill plays bagpipe music from a PA system.

“Fourth Friday Tour.”

When: July 25, 2014 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

“Fourth Friday Tour.” 1:30-2:15 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Deputy Director Christina Jensen leads behind-the-scenes tour.

Family Program. “LamaSeuss Series: Safari, So Good!”

When: July 25, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, 1155 East 58th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Family Program. “LamaSeuss Series: Safari, So Good!” 11 a.m.-noon, Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, oi.uchicago.edu, free. Participants learn about animals in the ancient Near East. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended(…)

“Colin Ward Memorial Potluck: Jamie Kalven.”

When: July 24, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

“Colin Ward Memorial Potluck: Jamie Kalven.” 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Writer Jamie Kalven of Invisible Institute leads conversation on homicide. Participants are asked to bring food or(…)