Listen to former Secretary of State John Kerry and Saad Omer, director of the Yale Institute for Global Health, discuss efforts to raise awareness, funding, and support for global health, including the impact of climate change. Free; register in advance. Mary S. Harkness Memorial Auditorium, 333 Cedar St. Noon.
Experience Kimberly Belflower’s new play, which continues the story of Wendy Darling, J.M. Barrie’s character from “Peter Pan,” the girl who had to grow up. Performances will also be held on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets: $3-$15. Iseman Theater, 1156 Chapel St. 7 p.m.
Take a tour of the state-of-the-art educational and research facility that offers immediate access to over 42,000 objects from the Yale University Art Gallery’s collection. Free; register in advance. 900 West Campus Drive, West Haven. 11:20 a.m.
Enjoy the Yale Symphony Orchestra, accompanied by oboist Alec Chai and the Yale Glee Club, in a performance of works by Missy Mazzoli, Bohuslav Martinu, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Tickets: $3-$17. Woolsey Hall, 500 College St. 7:30 p.m.
Support Yale students and members of the New Haven community as they perform in a benefit for the Connecticut Alliance to End Sexual Violence. The event will feature a collection of monologues by renowned authors and playwrights, edited by Eve Ensler and Molly Doyle. $15-$20. United Church on the Green, 270 Temple St. 7:30 p.m.
Explore artist John Wilson’s preparatory sketches and painted studies for a mural titled “The Incident,” which depicted a scene of a lynching at the hands of the Ku Klux Klan, as witnessed by a young African American family. On view through May 10. Free. Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
View a screening of a documentary film that features archival material from the 1940s, 1950s, and early 1960s, meant to reassure Americans that the atomic bomb was not a threat to their safety. The material includes government-issued propaganda films, news footage, and advertisements. Free. Whitney Humanities Center, 53 Wall St. 3 p.m.
Listen to a lecture by Judge John G. Koeltl of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and former member of the Watergate Special Prosecution Force. Dinner will be served prior to the lecture. St. Thomas More Catholic Chapel & Center, 268 Park St. 6 p.m.
Enjoy the Yale Recital Chorus, conducted by School of Music choral conducting student Sarah Noble, performing a program of music by Dominick Argento, J.S. Bach, and Aaron Copland. Free. Marquand Chapel, 409 Prospect St. 5 p.m.