Hashtag Lunchbag. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. The Promontory, 5311 S. Lake Park Ave. Assemble lunches for the homeless. $10 suggested donation to cover the cost of food.
Theatre Y Macbeth Book Club Party. 1 p.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Celebrate the Shakespeare 400 Chicago Festival at the library with Theatre Y. Read Shakespeare’s Macbeth and come to discuss the play with actors from Theatre Y who will perform a scene from the play.
George Franklin Memorial Summer Sunday Concert Series. Free. 4-6 p.m. Nichols Park, 1355 E. 53rd St. Featuring jazz, funk and soul music by Sarah Marie Young. Open lawn seating…bring your own blanket or chair.
Weekly Meditation Class. Free. 7:30 p.m. Chaturange Holistic Fitness, 1525 E. 55th St., Suite No. 302. A graduated class of mindfulness of breathing for the development of calm and clarity. Beginners always welcome. For more information, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Knitting and Crochet Club. 6 p.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. This group is for anyone who enjoys knitting, crocheting or other needlework. Bring your current project and get together to chat about our craft, learn techniques and trade ideas. All ages and levels are welcome with beginners especially encouraged to come.
Harold Washington Park Advisory Council Meeting. 7 p.m. Del Prado Building, 2nd Floor Lobby, 5307 S. Hyde Park Blvd. We meet on the first Monday of the month.
Community Day with Bernie’s Book Bank. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Blackstone Public Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Children ages 0-12 will have an opportunity to increase their personal home library collections by choosing new and gently used book in the Blackstone auditorium.
Secret of the Mummies. Free. 10:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m. Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E. 58th St. Help us prepare our simulated mummy for the afterlife, meet our real mummies and discover tomb treasures. For kids ages 5 to 12.
Artist Talk: Basim Magdy. 6-7:30 p.m. Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave. Please join Hyde Park Art Center as Jackman Goldwasser international resident artist Basim Magdy discusses his practice and how it has developed as his 8-week residency nears it’s end.
Summer Nights Vintage Film Series: “The Mummy” (1932). Free. 6-8 p.m. Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St. Join a special gallery tour followed by a screening of some of America’s favorite vintage and campy films on ancient Egypt. Films are screened in the Oriental Institute’s atmospheric Breasted Hall. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Midweek on the Midway: “Pan.” Free. 7 p.m. Midway Plaisance Park, 1130 Midway Plaisance. Activities begin at 7 p.m. and movies begin around 8 p.m. at dusk. There will be Looney Tunes cartoons before each movie. Please bring a dry or canned food donation for the Feed1st Comer Food Pantries at Comer Children’s Hospital. Join us for a story time adventure before the movie.