Performance. “An Evening of Horror and Suspense in the Old Time Radio Tradition.” 8 p.m., at Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Avenue, $12 at the door, $10 in advance. The Hyde Park Community Players(…)
Film Screening. “Om Obama,” 3 p.m., Doc Films, Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St. The U.S. premiere of Janaki Viswanathan’s 2011 Tamil film, a comedy about one Indian village’s high hopes for the election(…)
Concert. “Classified.” 7-8:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8484, $8 suggested donation for general admission, $4 suggested donations for students and children. The University Symphony Orchestra performs its annual Halloween concert.
Family Program: Mummies Night. 5-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Participants get up close and personal with a mummy, go on a treasure hunt in the Egyptian Gallery and more. Also(…)
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists. 1-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $10 Oriental Institute member parent and child, $14 non-member parent and child. Featuring a simulated archaeological dig in the institute’s Kipper Family(…)
Xbox Fun Fridays. 3:30-4:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511, chicagopubliclibrary.org. School age get a chance to play Xbox games. Open to children ages 5 and up.
Concert. 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $35 general admission, $5 students. The Regina Carter Quintet performs with harpist Edmar Castaneda.
Lecture. 6:30-8:30 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Dr. Deborah Prothrow-Stith, former Massachusetts public health commissioner, gives the U. of C. School of Social Service Administration’s Social Justice Lecture.