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Thursday20
Bar Toma‘s Tony and Cathy Mantuano and Amanda Puck invite Chicago to drink out of bottles and eat out of jars to support the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Attendees will learn how to make the house giardiniera and the goat cheese-and-treviso marmalade, both of which can then be jarred and taken home. 6-9 PM, Bar Toma, 110 E. Pearson, 312-266-3110, $40.

Friday21
Comedians Junior Stopka and Mike Lebovitz host a pseudo-exclusive ice cream social at Saki. The newest edition of Señorita Weiner’s Top Secret Humor Experiment and Ice Cream Social Club takes place at the Logan Square record store. The traveling comedy showcase features stand-up from Stopka and Lebovitz as well as Liza Treyger and Charlie Bury. Afterward there’s an ice cream sundae party for those who sign up for the “exclusive club,” which “may or may not just be a mailing list.” 8 PM, Saki, 3716 W. Fullerton, $5.