Volunteer chefs serve up soup tonight from 5:30-8pm at the Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia) at this weekly benefit for food pantries/hunger relief organizations in the area (a different one is selected each week). Show up, eat, and donate what you can. Free.
The Chicago Film Archives, Northwest Chicago Film Society and the Post Family present Logan Square Home Movie Day at the Comfort Station, 2579 N. Milwaukee Ave., tonight from 7 to 10pm. Watch 8mm, Super 8 and 16mm films of the neighborhood, including some made by JoAnn Elam. (Submit your own by March 21; details on the event page). Free to attend.
The Guild Literary Complex presents Applied Words: Unseen Worlds, an evening of writing about science, tonight at 7:30pm at Schubas, 3159 N. Southport Ave. Curated by Stephanie Levi of Science is Sexy, the show features Joe Austin II, Paul Gorski, Vojislav Pejović and Anne K. Yoder. Admission is free.