Attend a performance of an indie pop musical that tells the story of “a young woman trying to rescue herself through music, a guy determined to create something of lasting value, and a girl who really just wants to write some songs.” Free; register in advance. Off Broadway Theater, 41 Broadway. 8 p.m.
Be inspired by the Reverend Becca Stevens (Episcopal), founder and president of Thistle Farms, five residential communities in Nashville for women who have escaped sex-traffic abuse and who now run a $2 million company making bath and body-care products. Free. Yale Divinity School, 409 Prospect St. 7:30 p.m.
Listen to Laurence Kanter, chief curator and the Lionel Goldfrank III Curator of European Art, as he discusses the early work of Fra Angelico, one of the masters of the Italian Renaissance. Free. Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St. 1:30 p.m.
Enjoy a lecture by Cornel West, professor of the practice of public philosophy at Harvard Divinity School and holder of a joint appointment in Harvard’s Department of African and African-American Studies. Free. Battell Chapel, 400 College St. 1:30 p.m.
Experience the work of Chicago-based interdisciplinary artist Jefferson Pinder, who creates performances, videos, and objects that challenge viewers to think critically about historical and contemporary social issues in America. Exhibition continues until Feb. 18. Free. Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Examine the materials that document the visits to Yale of the renowned civil rights leader and his wife. The Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. first came to campus in 1959 and returned in 1964 to receive an honorary degree. Coretta Scott King was named the first Frances Blanshard Fellow at Yale in 1969. Exhibition continues until March 2. Free. The Nave, Sterling Memorial Library, 120 High St. 10 a.m.-4:45 p.m.
Take in an interdisciplinary exhibition that combines art and science to explore the meaning of wildlife migrations to the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Tickets: $6-$13. Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History. 170 Whitney Ave. Noon-5 p.m.