Exhibit. “Between Heaven and Earth: Birds in Ancient Egypt.” Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th Street, Chicago, 773-702-9514, oi.uchicago.edu, free. Featuring artifacts addressing the social and religious significance of birds in ancient Egypt. Runs through July 28.
New Ongoing Events
Exhibit. “The Sahmat Collective: Art and Activism in India since 1989.” Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Runs through June 9.
Meditation. Twenty Minutes Still. 8-8:20 a.m., every weekday of the academic year, Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Led by qualified meditation teachers.
Tower Tour and Carillon Recital. Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., $3, free with university ID. Climb up the 271 steps of the Rockefeller Tower to see the view from the top and see and hear the carillon played from the carillon cabin high in the tower. Meet at the Rockefeller front desk at 11:30(…)
61st Street Farmer’s Market. 9 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday, 61st Street between Blackstone and Dorchester Avenues, 773-241-6044, experimentalstation.org. Link and Senior Farmer’s Market Coupons accepted. Link purchases matched up to $25 every market day. Runs outdoors through Nov. 3 and indoors through Dec. 15.
Marsha’s Music Spring Semester April 1 through June 10. 2013 Music Together classes for infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and the grown-ups who love them. Classes held at Joan’s Studio for the Performing Arts, 1438 E. 57th St. Please see website or call for more information. 773-288-3815 www.marshasmusic.com
Exhibit. “Gigi Scaria: City Unclaimed.” Indian artist Gigi Scaria’s first project for a U.S. museum, combining a large photo-based mural of an imaginary cityscape with a working fountain symbolizing social tension. Smart Museum of Art-Runs from Jan. 19 through Dec. 8.
Exhibit. “Between Heaven and Earth: Birds in Ancient Egypt.” Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9514. Featuring artifacts addressing the social and religious significance of birds in ancient Egypt. Runs through July 28.