When: Mon., Jan. 25, 6-8 p.m. 2010
The Chicago Rarities Orchard Project, an organization dedicated to preserving rare species of fruit by planting orchards in Chicago, hosts a cocktail release party at Uncommon Ground. A portion of proceeds from sales of this new addition to the restaurant's drink menu will benefit the organization. The party itself features a discussion with CROP founder Dave Snyder and Uncommon Ground's Helen Cameron, a tour of the rooftop garaden, a DJ, and a raffle. Admission includes a complimentary cocktail and hors d'oeuvres. Proceeds from the party also benefit CROP. 21+.