Wicker Park’s Between Cafe and Lounge will host three Tuesday evening events to benefit the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, 8/26. 9/30, and 10/21. Attractions include “small global sharing plates” for noshing, half-price drinks, and a silent auction and raffle that includes several theatrical prizes–among them, tickets to the show of your choice at Gorilla Tango Theatre, tickets to Collaboraction‘s Heroes and Villians, and an evening at the Goodman Theatre with hometown-playwright-made-good Rebecca Gilman. 

Tue 8/26, 9/30, 10/21, 6-9 PM, Between Cafe and Lounge, 1324 N. Milwaukee, 773-292-0585, www.betweenchicago.com, “a donation at the door is appreciated.”