Game Day

When: January 10, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4944 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

Game Day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4944 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance to play board games. For adults and kids 9 and up.

Jumu’ah Prayers

When: January 9, 2015 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Where: Bond Chapel, The University of Chicago, 1050 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Jumu’ah Prayers. Noon and 12:45 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100. Muslim Friday prayers.

Opening Reception

When: January 9, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, gallery 107, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Opening Reception. 6-8 p.m., Logan Center, gallery 107, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. For the Logan Center’s new exhibit, “Lands End.”

Lecture

When: January 8, 2015 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Quadrangle Club, library, The University of Chicago, 1155 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. Noon-1:20 p.m., Quadrangle Club, library, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-2196. Rear Admiral Michael McDevitt, U.S. Navy (Ret.), presents as part of the U. of C. Paulson Institute’s China Speakers Series.

Zen Meditation at Rockefeller

When: January 7, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, The University of Chicago, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Participants meditate in Rockefeller Chapel.

Gallery Walk-Through

When: January 7, 2015 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, The University of Chicago, Cobb Lecture Hall, 5811 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Gallery Walk-Through. 6 p.m., Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. Hamza Walker, associate curator and director of education at the Renaissance Society, gives a tour of Mathias Poledna’s self-titled exhibition currently(…)

Lecture

When: January 7, 2015 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, The University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “New Light on a Proto-Literate Accounting Device: The Study of the Clay Envelopes from Choga Mish, Iran, Using State-of-the-Art CT Technology.” 7 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. Chris(…)

Gallery Tour

When: January 7, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, The University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Gallery Tour. 6:30-7 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. A guided tour of the museum’s galleries. Meets in the museum lobby.