A benefit for Barney Pierzinski will take place from 2-8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Green Lantern, 13184 County Road 8 SE, Brainerd, with dinner served from 3-6 p.m.

Baked chicken, corn, mashed potatoes and gravy and a biscuit will be sold for $10 a plate. There will be a 50/50 cash raffle, a silent auction, bake sale and kids’ games. Open donations are welcome.

Pierzinski was diagnosed with stage 3 multiple myeloma in June. He began radiation in August.

Cash donations are being accepted at Deerwood Bank.