Panel discussion. “2054, A Smart Odyssey.” 6 p.m., Smart Museum, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Register at smartmuseum.uchicago.edu/calendar/register
Community Bookbinding with Regin Igloria. 4 p.m. $15 per 2 hour session. . The Hyde Park Free Theater 1448 E 57th Street. Learn to bind your own books and become a part of a new neighborhood archive on the south side.
Primary Stars Book Club. 11:00 a.m. Free. Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. chipublib.org/blackstone. (312) 747-0511. If you are a 1st, 2nd, 3rd grader and like to read check out the discussion of The Red Pyramid: the graphic novel by Rick Riordan adapted by Orpheus Collar. Open to children 6-9.
Adult Book Discussion. 1:00 p.m. Free. Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. chipublib.org/blackstone. (312) 747-0511. Discussion of Still Life with Bread Crumbs by Anna Quindlen. A book about professional photographer, Rebecca Winter’s career is in the dumps, her income shaky, so she flees NYC to the middle of nowhere only to find that there is more to life than what she sees through her camera lens.
Film screening. “Annie.” Starts at dusk, DuSable Museum, Sunken Garden, 740 E. 56th Pl., 773-947-0600. A screening of the 2014 film.
Worship. Open Space. 11:30 a.m.-noon, every Wednesday, Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8200. A brief worship service co-sponsored by the U. of C. Divinity School and Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, and planned by a student-led worship committee.
Exhibit. Gabriel Sierra. Renaissance Society. Free. 5811 S. Ellis Ave., Cobb Hall 418. 773-702-8670 renaissancesociety.org. Bogotá-based artist Gabriel Sierra’s new site-specific exhibition at the Renaissance Society is his first solo exhibition in the United States. Runs until June 28.
Event. The Stars, Sun, Moon & Other Celestial Bodies (Summer Learning Challenge) 11 a.m. Free. Blackstone Branch. 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. (312) 747-0511. chipublib.org/blackstone. Storyteller Linda Gorham will share her favorite interactive folktales and myths. Recommended for children ages 7-11.
The Stars, Sun, Moon & Other Celestial Bodies (Summer Learning Challenge). 11:00 a.m. Free. Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. chipublib.org/blackstone. (312) 747-0511. Storyteller Linda Gorham will share her favorite interactive folktales and myths that helped cultures all over the world explain all the wonderful things we see in the sky. Recommended for children ages 7-11.
Screening. “B Love” Sneak Peek and reception. 6:30 p.m. Centers for Gender/Race Studies, Community Room (105). 5733 South University. 773-702-8063 http://bit.ly/1SBpOwL. Set in Chicago, B Love is an experimental romantic short film! A screening of Shahari Moore & Christine List’s “Swimmin’ Lesson,” and a sneak peek at the director’s cut of “B Love” will follow the reception.
Event. Pride Month Author Talk-Tina Fakhrid-Deen: Let’s Get This Straight. 1:00 p.m. Free. Blackstone Branch. 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. 312-747-0511. chipublib.org/blackstone. Author Tina Fakrid-Deen will talk about her book Let’s Get This Straight: The Ultimate Handbook for Youth with LGBTQ Parents. This book seeks to combat gender parent to provide them with the tools to combat homophobia and take pride in alternative family structures, and speak out against injustice.
4th Ward Democratic monthly meeting. 10 a.m. Monumental Baptist. 729 E Oakwood Blvd Chicago, IL 60653
Performance. Resurrection Music Series Presents Eine Kleine Sommer. St. Thomas The Apostle Church. 5472 S. Kimbark Ave. 773-324-2626. A fundraising benefit concert to support the music ministry of St. Thomas The Apostle Church. Featuring selections by Bach, Mozart, Schubert and Straussmusik.
Job Fair Sponsored by Will Burns. 10 a.m.-noon. MLK Center. 4314 S. Cottage Grove Ave. This job fair is hosted by Ald. Burns. Local employers will be onsite so please bring your resume and wear business attire.
Event. Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club. 6:30 p.m. Free. Blackstone Branch. 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. (312) 747-0511. chipublib.org/blackstone. Discussion about the book The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon.Meeting