A benefit auction and BBQ dinner will be at the Walnut Springs Community Center on Saturday April 18, for Susan Trotter, who is battling cancer.

Live music kicks off the event at 2 p.m. and the first auction will start at 4 p.m.

Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. and diners will be treated to music while they eat.

The second auction begins at 7 p.m. and many bands will entertain guests until the last dancer has twirled.

Admission for adults is $8; children ages six through 12 are $5 and children under five years of age get in free.

Door prizes will also be given away and a country store will be open.

Anyone who feels lucky can test their luck at the cake walk.

A “Tim and Susan Trotter Fund” has been opened at First National Bank - Bosque County, P.O. Box 696, Meridian, TX, 76665. Or you can contact the bank at (254) 435-6100.

For more information about the benefit, call (254) 797-2305 or (254) 716-8882.