MOONLIGHT AND MAGNOLIAS GALA. 6 p.m. to midnight at the Aqua Turf. Tickets are $80 per person, includes open bar and DJ, along with raffles and silent raffle. Proceeds benefit The Arc of Southington. More info at (860) 628-9220, ext. 100.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29
COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS – AGING ON PURPOSE. 12:30 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 37 Main St. All are welcome. Potluck supper followed by Southington Care Center exercise physiologist Mark Colello discussing how physical changes can affect mindset and vice versa. Suggested $5 donation. More info at FCCSouthington.org. RSVP at (860) 628-6958.
NOW thru APRIL 4
LENTEN DINNER SERIES – OUR RELIGIOUS NEIGHBORS. Tuesdays, March 7, 14, 21, 28, and April 4, beginning at 6:15 p.m., at Plantsville Congregational Church, 109 Church St. Each evening will begin with a light dinner followed by a program and discussion led by a guest speaker from a different religion. The public is welcome. RSVP at (860) 628-5595.
SATURDAY, APRIL 29
SPUD NIGHT & SILENT AUCTION. 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Southington, 581 Meriden Ave. Tickets are $7 at the door (free for children under 5) and proceeds benefit the church’s mission trip planned for July to continue to assist families affected by Hurricane Sandy. The event features baked potatoes with toppings, homemade chicken soup, dessert, and beverages. More info, call (860) 628-8121 or visit the church’s Facebook page.