Homeschool Workshop: Mummy Science. 1:30-3:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $16 non-members, $10 Oriental Institute members. To register, visit oi.uchicago.edu/register. Registration is required.
Lecture. “The Modern Scientist as a Palimpsest of Three Fausts.” 4:30 p.m., Kent Hall, room 120, 1020 E. 58th St., 773-955-5887, free. Steven Meredith, of the U. of C., presents. For more information or to(…)
Tuesday Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511.
Concert. 8 p.m., Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, fourth floor, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Koto player Yoko Reikano Kimbura and cellist Hikaru Tamaki perform.
Epic Wednesday: Afterlife Party. 5-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $20 non-members at the door, $15 Oriental Institute members at the door, $15 advance tickets for non-members, $12 advance tickets for Oriental(…)
Wednesday Lunch at the Divnity School. Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200, $5. To sign up in advance, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
q2Writing Workshop. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. With children’s author Kate Hannigan. Open to children ages 8 and up.
Panel Discussion. “Meeting China’s Environmental Crisis: Religion’s Unlikely Role.” 5-6:30 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, Max Palevsky Cinema, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-702-7721. Moderated by Jon Sawyer, executive director of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.