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. 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
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. 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. 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.” 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. 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. 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. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Concert. Sunday Night Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m., Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., $10 adults, $5 for university students. Saxophonist Pat Mallinger performs.
Tot Lot. 9 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., email@example.com, classes are $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass or $65 for a monthly pass. This class is intended for children 0-4 and their caregivers or parents to get together on a regular basis to learn, play and benefit from one another’s company.
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club,
5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 for a
10-session pass or $65 for a monthly pass.
Lecture. “Materiality and the Social Scientific Study of Religion: On the Aesthetics of Brazilian Neo-Pentecostalism.” 4:30 p.m., Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. Manuel A. Vasquez, of the University of Florida, presents.