The Spud Night & Silent Auction on Saturday, April 6, 5:30 to 7 pm., will benefit the mission opportunities and work of First Baptist Church of Southington, located at 581 Meriden Ave.

This annual event features baked potatoes with toppings such as cheese, broccoli, bacon and more or “garbage can,” or homemade chicken soup as well as dessert and beverages. The Silent Auction will offer themed gift baskets and gift cards to various local businesses. This event has been very popular in previous years.

Tickets for Spud Night are $7 per person and can be purchased after 10 a.m. Sunday worship on March 24 and 31 or at the door. Orders can also be taken out.

For more information, call the church office at 860-628-8121; visit the church website or the church Facebook page First Baptist Church – Southington.