Panel Discussion and Book Singing. “The Spook Who Sat by the Door.” 1-4 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St., 773-947-0600, dusablemuseum.org, $10, free with purchase of book or film. Author Sam Greenlee will speak.
Concert. Chicago Jazz Philharmonic. 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall 074, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8068, $35 general admission, $10 students.
Logan Center Family Saturdays: Chicago Jazz Philharmonic. 2-4 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall 074, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, matinee $10 adults/$5 children. Composer and trumpeter Orbert Davis and his 15 piece chamber ensemble perform Emmy Award winning music from the 2010 WTTW public television documentary, “DuSable to Obama: Chicago’s Black Metropolis,” followed by workshops(…)
“Voices of Change.” 2-3:30 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-0200. Performances taking place in conjuction with the Smart Museum’s new exhibit, “The Sahmat Collective: Art and Activism in India since 1989. Followed by a 4:30 screening of sitarist Amie Maciszewski’s film “Disrupted Divas, Conflicting Pathways.”
Lego Architects. 10 a.m.-noon, Robie House, 5757 S. Woodlawn Ave., 312-994-4000, gowright.org, $5 per child, free for accompanying adults. Kids ages 6 and up (accompanied by an adult) use Legos to create 3D model of a floor plan design. Visit gowright.org to buy tickets. Advance tickets required.
The Yuval Ron Ensemble in Concert. 8-10 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. The Yuval Ron Ensemble, a group of eight Jewish, Christian, and Muslim musicians and artists of Middle Eastern origin, performs.
“Mehfil: Musicians in Movement Across the Borderlands.” 7:30-9:30 p.m., Goodspeed Hall, Fulton Recital Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8637. Part of The Bengal Borderlands Series.
Film Screening. “The Time We Killed.” 7 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. Introduction and Q and A by poet Lisa Jarnot and filmmaker Jennifer Reeves