2014 Public Programs at the Oriental Institute

Chicago, Illinois
Monday, September 01, 2014
2014 Public Programs at the Oriental Institute
Monday, September 01, 2014 - Wednesday, December 31, 2014

The Oriental Institute
773-702-9507
1155 E. 58th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637
United States

Map and Directions

The following is a list of the fee-based courses and programs that are currently open for registration. All free programs can be registered for at 
https://oi.uchicago.edu/register.

ADULT COURSES

Before the Alphabet: Writing Systems in the Ancient World
Wednesdays, October 1–November 5, 6–8 pm
Member and student fee: $175/ Non-member fee: $245

Egyptian Hieroglyphs for Museumgoers
Wednesdays, October 1–November 5, 6–8 pm
Member and student fee: $175/ Non-member fee: $245

ONLINE COURSE: The Dawn of History: Society and Culture in Ancient Mesopotamia
October 5–December 7
Member and student fee: $295/ Non-member fee: $345

ADULT PROGRAMS

Osiris and Isis Dance Performance by Ron De Jesus Dance
Friday, October 17, 7–9 pm
Member and student fee: $15/ Non-member fee: $25

Epic Wednesday: Afterlife Afterparty

Wednesday, October 29, 5–8 pm
Member and student fee: $12/ Non-member fee: $15

TEACHER WORKSHOPS

History Through Writing: Exploring Egyptian Hieroglyphs in Context (5 CPDUs)
Saturday, November 1, 9:30 am–2:30 pm
(Early-bird): $15 members/ $20 non-members/ (Regular): $30 members/ 40 non-members

FAMILY & YOUTH PROGRAMS

Boy Scouts Archaeology Merit Badge Workshop
Saturday, October 11 9:00 am–12:00 pm
Sunday, November 2 2:00-5:00pm
Saturday, December 6 9:00am-12:00pm
Member fee: $15 Non-member fee: $20

Junior Archaeologists
Saturday, October 25 1:00–3:00 pm
Sunday, November 2 10:00am–12:00 pm
Saturday, December 6 2:00-4:00pm
Entrance for 1 adult & 1 child Member fee: $10 / Non-member fee: $14
Additional registrant: $5 members; $7 non-members

HOMESCHOOL PROGRAMS

Mummy Science
Thursday, October 30 1:30–3:30 pm
Entrance for 1 adult & 1 child Member fee: $10 / Non-member fee: $16
Additional registrant: $5 members; $8 non-members

Play & Learn
Thursday, November 20 1:30–3:30 pm
1 child (adults free) Member fee: $3 / Non-member fee: $5

Junior Archaeologists
Thursday, November 20 1:30–3:30 pm
1 child (adults free) Member fee: $5 / Non-member fee: $7
 

Contact Information

  • Do you have questions? Email us at oi-education@uchicago.edu

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