Workshop. “Summer Saturdays: Sun Prints.”

When: July 12, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Frederick C. Robie House, 5757 South Woodlawn Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Workshop. “Summer Saturdays: Sun Prints.” 10 a.m.-noon, Frederick C. Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., flwright.org, $5 per child (accompanying adults free). Participants create their own sun print inspired by a Robie House art-glass window.(…)

Workshop. “Saturday School: Radical Physics.”

When: July 12, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Workshop. “Saturday School: Radical Physics.” 10-11 a.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. CPS high school physics teacher Tony Perry leads workshop on physics.

Performance

When: July 11, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – July 12, 2014 @ 12:00 am
Where: Chant, 1509 East 53rd Street, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Performance. 9 p.m.-midnight, Chant, 1509 E. 53rd St., 773-324-1999, chantchicago.com. Jazz trio featuring Catherine Whitney performs.

Family Program. “LamaSeuss Series: Fine-feathered Friends.”

When: July 11, 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: Fine-feathered Friends.” 11 a.m.-noon, Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, oi.uchicago.edu, free. Explore birds throughout the Oriental Institute’s galleries. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children ages(…)

“Colin Ward Memorial Potluck: John Preus.”

When: July 10, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

“Colin Ward Memorial Potluck: John Preus.” 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Artist John Preus presents and answers questions about his creation, “The Beast.”

“Kidsworks Theater: Endangered Animals? What’s a Kid to Do?”

When: July 10, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

“Kidsworks Theater: Endangered Animals? What’s a Kid to Do?” 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511, chicagopubliclibrary.org. Kidsworks’ actors lead children on a “safari” around the world, teaching them about animals and(…)

Family Program. “Hands-On History Series: Little Scribe.”

When: July 9, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, 1155 East 58th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Family Program. “Hands-On History Series: Little Scribe.” 11 a.m.-noon, Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St.,773-702-9507, oi.uchicago.edu, free. Participants learn about ancient and modern writing. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children ages(…)

Reception. “Testimony” — Opening Reception

When: July 9, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Logan Center for the Arts, Gallery 107, 915 East 60th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Reception. “Testimony” — Opening Reception. 6-8 p.m., Logan Center for the Arts, Gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Opening reception for the exhibit “Testimony,” featuring artists-in-residence David Boykin, Krista Franklin and Andres L.(…)