an exhibit of fascinating and compelling works created from found materials including encyclopedias and books, salvaged wood, fabric, and other once loved things. Simmerling Gallery, Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St., Chicago. Exhibit continues through Feb. 24. Free. 773-233-3100, www.beverlyartcenter.org.
The Beverly Area Planning Association (BAPA) is a not-for-profit, community-based alliance of more than a dozen civic and business groups dedicated to serving the historic Beverly Hills/Morgan Park neighborhood of Chicago.