Gallery Talk

When: February 6, 2014 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St.

When: February 6, 2014 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm Where: Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Gallery Talk. 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Jack Green, chief curator at the Oriental Institute, discusses objects in the museum’s exhibit, “Our Work: Modern Jobs — Ancient Origins.”(…)

Staged Reading: Pygmalion.

When: February 7, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
Where: Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: February 7, 2014 @ 8:00 pm Where: Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave. A selection from George Bernard Shaw’s beloved classic, the basis of the hit musical, “My Fair Lady,” as part of the Hyde Park Community Players Friday Staged Reading Series.

Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. “Restoring Touch with a Prosthetic Hand through a Brain Interface.”

When: February 5, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St.

When: February 5, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Where: Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. “Restoring Touch with a Prosthetic Hand through a Brain Interface.” Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Christopher E. Woods, of the Oriental(…)

Wednesday Worship

When: February 5, 2014 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St.

When: February 5, 2014 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Wednesday Worship. 11:30 a.m.-noon, Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8200. A brief worship service co-sponsored by the U. of C. Divinity School and Rockefeller Chapel.

Lecture. “World Beyond the Headlines: U.S. and Russia Relations.”

When: February 5, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Classics Building, 1010 E. 59th St.

When: February 5, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Classics Building, 1010 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “World Beyond the Headlines: U.S. and Russia Relations.” 6 p.m., Classics Building, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-702-7721. Ambassador Ian Kelly presents. Visit cis.uchicago.edu to register.

President’s Day Q and A

When: February 5, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: February 5, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events President’s Day Q and A. 4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance for children ages 9 and up to test their knowledge about presidents.

Family Fun

When: February 5, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: February 5, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Family Fun. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance for families to play board games and complete crafts.

Zen Meditation at Rockefeller

When: February 5, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: February 5, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Soto Zen mediation instruction for newcomers at 5 p.m., followed by 35 minutes of meditation.