‘Spirited’ fund-raising: Knights plan wine and beer tasting

The Knights of Columbus Council 12698, in conjunction with Vintage Fine Wines of Wilton, will present an evening of wine and beer tasting and a silent auction on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 7 to 10 at the St. Francis of Assisi parish hall, 35 Norfield Road, Weston.

Proceeds will benefit the charities supported by the Knights, including Special Olympics, the Global Wheelchair Mission, Habitat for Humanity, Food for Families, Coats for Kids, and other community charities.

Vintage Fine Wines, which is at 142 Old Ridgefield Road, is owned by Frank Lugossy. His shop will provide a variety of wines and beers and hors d'oeuvres. Acoustic musical entertainment will also accompany the tasting event.

Tickets are available at $35 per person and $50 per couple. For more information, email Brian Higgins at brian.higgins@am.jll.com, Tony Ruggi at Truggi@aol.com or Mike Purdy at michael.purdy@scotiabank.com.