Calendar

Jan
10
Fri
Jumu’ah Prayers @ Bond Chapel
Jan 10 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Jumu’ah Prayers. 1-1:30 p.m. and 1:45-2:15 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100. Muslim Friday prayers.

Film Screening. “Inequality for All.” @ Logan Center, performance hall,
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Film Screening. “Inequality for All.” 7-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-4671, free. With a question and answer session with the film’s narrator Robert Reich, former secretary of labor under President Bill Clinton. Register at inequalityreich.eventbrite.com.

Screening and discussion. Interval: Recent Video Work by D. N. rodowick. @ Logan Center, screening room 201
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Screening and discussion. Interval: Recent Video Work by D. N. rodowick. 7 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. A screening of and discussion on U. of C. Cinema and Media studies faculty member D. N. Rodowick’s digital video work. Rodowick will premiere some of his works.

Concert. Schola Antiqua: Music of Thomas Becket. @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Concert. Schola Antiqua: Music of Thomas Becket. 7:30-9 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Avew., 773-702-2100, $25 general admission, $10 students and seniors. Ensemble Schola Antiqua performs music for English martyr Thomas Becket. For more information, visit schola-antiqua.org.

Jan
11
Sat
Happy Birthday! Blackstone Branch @ Blackstone Library
Jan 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Happy Birthday! Blackstone Branch. 1-3 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A celebration of Blackstone Library’s 110th anniversary, with food and fun for adults and children.

Concert @ Logan Center,performance penthouse 901
Jan 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Concert. 8-9 p.m., Logan Center, performance penthouse 901, 773-702-0200, free. Australian experimental pianist Anthony Pateras performs. Space is limited. Register in advance at smartmuseum.uchicago.edu/calendar/register

Jan
12
Sun
Sunday at Rockefeller @ Rockefeller Chapel
Jan 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm

Sunday at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Featuring music by composers Benjamin Britten and Hubert Parry.

Curator Tour @ Smart Museum of Art
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Curator Tour. 2-3 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. A tour of the Smart Museum’s exhibit on display, “State of Mind: New California Art Circa 1970,” led by co-curator Constance Lewallen.

Family Program: Junior Archaeologists @ Oriental Institute
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Family Program: Junior Archaeologists. 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $5 members, $9 non-members. Children and parents experience a simulated archaeology dig in the institute’s Kipper Family Archaeology Discovery Center. For ages 5-12, accompanied by an adult. Register at oi.uchicago.edu/order/classes (required).

Film Screening. “Recreating Pasargadae: Cyrus the Great’s Paradise.” @ Oriental Institute
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Film Screening. “Recreating Pasargadae: Cyrus the Great’s Paradise.” 2-3 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. A screening of director Farzin Rezaeian recent documentary about the ancient metropole. Docents will be available in the galleries following the film.

Concert @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
Jan 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Concert. 3-5 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8068, $25 general admission, $5 students. The Pacifica Quartet performs Mozart, Shostakovich and Brahms, preceded by a lecture by U. of C. associate professor of music Steven Rings.

Opening Reception @ Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, Fourth Floor, Bergman Gallery
Jan 12 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Opening Reception. 4-7 p.m. Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, Fourth Floor, Bergman Gallery, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, renaissancesociety.org. For the Renaissance Society’s new exhibit, “Parrottree-building for Bigger than Real,” a solo exhibition of new work by Berlin-based artist Nora Schultz, her first in the U.S.

Holy Communion Service @ Bond Chapel
Jan 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Holy Communion Service. 6-7 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free. For more information, contact Robert Kinney by calling 773-771-0771 or sending an e-mail torkinney@htcchicago.org.

Concert. “(Re)Memory: Songs in Remembrance of the Haitian Earthquake.” @ Fulton Hall
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Concert. “(Re)Memory: Songs in Remembrance of the Haitian Earthquake.” 7-8 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Mezzo-soprano Jamie Marie Cartright and pianist Lauren Eldrige perform and discuss music by Haitian classical composers to remember the 2010 earthquake in Haiti.