Drop-In Childcare Information Session. Noon-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org.
Tuesday Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4944 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and crafts for children ages 2-3.
Exhibit Tour. Noon-1 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. A tour of the Center’s current exhibit, “Ground Floor.”
Talk. Noon-1:15 p.m. Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200, $5. U. of C. Student Counseling Service clinical psychologist Michael Pietres presents as part of the Divinity School’s Wednesday Lunch program. Vegetarian meal included. To R.S.V.P., send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Participants meditate in Rockefeller Chapel.
Family Fun Wednesdays. 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4944 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A chance for families to play classic board games, listen to stories and make crafts.
Lecture. “On Sight and Insight.” 6 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4944 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A conversation on blindness with James Kesteloot, former executive director of Chicago Lighthouse, and Rachel DeWoskin, author of “Blind,” as part of the Friends of Blackstone Library’s Despres Family Memorial Lecture Series.
Talk. “Jewish Liturgy 101.” 7-8:30 p.m., Disciples Divinity House, 1156 E. 57th St., 773-702-8200. U. of C. graduate student Emilie Amar-Zifkin presents.
Thursday Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m. and 11:15 a.m., Blackstone Library, 4944 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. Picture books, activities and songs for infants to children age 3.
Homeschool Workshop. “All Bones About It.” 1:30-3:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $16 non-members, $10 members, $8 each additional non-member, $5 each additional member. A crash course in bioarchaeology for kids. To register, visit oi.uchicago.edu.
Tea Time Concert. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Pianist Amy Briggs performs as part of Fulton Hall’s Tea Time Concert Series. Complimentary tea and cookies will be served at 4:15 p.m.
Author Talk. 5-6:30 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-702-7721. Laurence Ralph, of Harvard University, presents on his book, “Renegade Dreams: Living Through Injury in Gangland Chicago.”
Film Screening. “The Punk Singer.” 6-8 p.m., Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, room 105, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-702-9936. With Sini Anderson, director of the 2013 biopic on Bikini Kill lead singer Kathleen Hanna.
Reading. 6 p.m., Logan Center, seminar terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524. Poet Daniel Borzutzky presents.
Jumu’ah Prayers. Noon and 12:45 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100. Muslim Friday prayers.
Concert. “Earthly Love, Divine Love.” 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $35 general admission, $5 students. Early music group ALBA Consort performs. To buy tickets, visit ticketsweb.uchicago.edu.
U. of C. Revels. 8 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-493-8601, $60 dinner and play package, $30 general admission, $10 students. A campus musical and Hyde Park tradition of more than a century. Cash bar opens at 5 p.m.