Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Local Event Calendar

South Suburban Archaeological Society,
18442 Gottschalk Ave, Homewood. 7:30 pm, June 16,
Dr. Emily Teeter: Three Egyptian Collections in Chicago and How They Came To Be.

Friends of the Chicago Portage Tours
4800 S. Harlem 10:00 –12 pm 1st Saturday of each month continuing through November 5,2016.

Oriental Institute.
1155 E 58th St, Chicago, IL 60637  7:00 pm, June 1,
Irving Finkel: The Ark Before Noah: A Great Adventure & Book Signing. 
Irving Finkel Assistant Keeper, The Department of the Middle East, The British Museum. This talk, illustrated by a PowerPoint, will describe what befell the speaker after one quite remarkable cuneiform tablet was brought for examination to the British Museum in London. The inscription on this four-thousand year old tablet led to a series of altogether unexpected discoveries, demanding a
whole new look at Noah and his Ark, and culminating in a book and a documentary film WTTW Nova .

1 comment:

  1. Thank you very much for sharing Local Event Calendar here. Pleased to have details about these events at local event venues. Will love to attend Chicago Portage Tour with my friends. I hope couple of them will be free for it.