Family Program: Mummies Night. 5-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Participants get up close and personal with a mummy, go on a treasure hunt in the Egyptian Gallery and more. Also(…)
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists. 1-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $10 Oriental Institute member parent and child, $14 non-member parent and child. Featuring a simulated archaeological dig in the institute’s Kipper Family(…)
Xbox Fun Fridays. 3:30-4:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511, chicagopubliclibrary.org. School age get a chance to play Xbox games. Open to children ages 5 and up.
Concert. 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $35 general admission, $5 students. The Regina Carter Quintet performs with harpist Edmar Castaneda.
Lecture. 6:30-8:30 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Dr. Deborah Prothrow-Stith, former Massachusetts public health commissioner, gives the U. of C. School of Social Service Administration’s Social Justice Lecture.
Film Screening. 6 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. A screening of Lav Diaz’s 2013 film, “Norte, the End of History.”
Lecture. “Creative Strategies for Spontaneous Composition.” 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Jazz artist Steve Coleman presents as part of the Music Colloquium Series.
Lecture. “Neuroscience, Therapeutic Action, and Clinical Pragmatism: Experiments in Adapting to Need.”
Lecture. “Neuroscience, Therapeutic Action, and Clinical Pragmatism: Experiments in Adapting to Need.” 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., School of Social Service Administration, 969 E. 60th St., 773-702-1172. William Borden, of the U. of C. School of Social(…)