Founder’s Day

When: November 2, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 East 56th Place, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Founder’s Day. Noon-5 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Place, 773-947-0600, free. A celebration of the DuSable Museum’s founder, Margaret Burroughs. Featuring performances, exhibitions, a special tribute to Willie Dixon, birthday(…)

Boy Scout Archaeology Workshop

When: November 2, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, The University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Boy Scout Archaeology Workshop. 2-5 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., Chicago, 773-702-9507, oi.uchicago.edu, $20 non-members, $15 members. Participants work toward earning a Boy Scout archaeology merit badge. Register at oi.uchicago.edu/order/classes.

Family Program: Junior Archaeologists

When: November 2, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, The University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Family Program: Junior Archaeologists. 10 a.m.-noon, Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507. Featuring a simulated archaeological dig in the institute’s Kipper Family Archaeology Discovery Center. For children ages 5-12, accompanied by an adult. To(…)

Concert. “A Murder of Crows.”

When: November 2, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Concert. “A Murder of Crows.” 4-5 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2100, $15 general admission, free with student ID. Men’s vocal ensemble The Rookery performs with illusions by The Great(…)

Artist Talk

When: November 1, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: The Great Frame Up, Dorchester Commons Shopping Center, 1418 East 53rd Street, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Artist Talk. 5-7 p.m., The Great Frame Up, 1418 E. 53rd St., 773-752-2020. Artist of the Month Xavier Zehir will discuss “Angels,” his exhibit of paintings on display during November at the Great Frame Up.

Game Day

When: November 1, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4944 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Game Day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4944 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance to play board games. For adults and kids 9 and up.

Author Talk

When: November 1, 2014 @ 3:00 pm
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, The University of Chicago, 5751 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Author Talk. 3 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Richard Fizdale, author of “999: A History of Chicago in Ten Stories,” presents. 

Concert

When: November 1, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
Where: Logan Center, performance hall, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Concert. 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8420. Third Coast Percussion performs to commemorate the 1981 El Mozote massacre in El Salvador.