Family Program. “Hands-On History Series: One. Big. Egyptian Mural.” 11 a.m.-noon, Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, oi.uchicago.edu, free. Participants create an Egyptian-style mural using paper. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended(…)
Lecture Series. “China/Africa and the 21st Century.” 2-5 p.m., Saturday, July 19 and Sunday, July 20, Frontline Books, 5206 S. Harper Ave, 773-288-7718. A two day lecture series focusing on wellness and politics.
Jackson Park Advisory Council Meeting and Picnic. 6:30 p.m., Jackson Park, Iowa Building, 5600 Block of South Everett Ave. The advisory council discusses security needs and provisions with 2nd and 3rd District police. For more(…)
White City Tour. 11 a.m., Jackson Park, Darrow Bridge (behind the Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 S. Shore Drive. Learn about the 1983 World’s Fair and its buildings and see spectacular vistas and nature(…)
Bobolink Meadow Workday. 9 a.m.-noon, Jackson Park, south end of Bobolink Meadow (near Hayes Drive). For more information, send an e-mail to email@example.com
“Logan Center Family Saturdays.” 3-4:30 p.m., Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Participants take part in arts and crafts activities.
Performance. “Logan Center Family Saturdays: ASE: The Chicago Association of Black Storytellers.” 2-3 p.m., Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $10 adults, $5 children. Youth members of ASE: The Chicago Association(…)
Tour of Barry Byrne’s St. Thomas the Apostle Church. 11 a.m.-noon, St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 5472 S. Kimbark Ave., flwright.org, $10 general, free for members. Tour of St. Thomas the Apostle Church. To register,(…)