Teacher Workshop. “Teaching Ancient Egyptian Art and Architecture with the Oriental Institute Museum Collection.” 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $40 non-members, $30 members. U. of C. archaeologist Megaera Lorenz presents. With a gallery sketching workshop. Bring a sketchpad and pencils. Space is limited. Register at oi.uchicago.edu/order/classes.
Family Day: Lights Up! 1-4 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants work with lights and colored films and create their own yellow helmets and pink sunglasses, with inspiration from the museum’s exhibit on display, “State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970.” All materials provided. Best for children ages 4-12, accompanied by an adult.