The public is invited to a silent auction and wine tasting to benefit the Little Field Home Thursday, Aug. 12 at Sweetgrass Farm Winery & Distillery, 347 Carroll Road.

The event will run from 6 to 8 p.m. The silent auction features Malawian art, carvings, paintings, stone work, jewelry, video presentation, wine, food and more. Tickets are $20 and will be available at the door.

Proceeds will benefit Friends of Little Field Home, a nonprofit organization committed to supporting the Little Field Home in Chigamba Village, Malawi, Africa. For more information, visit