Citizens United to Protect the Maurice River and its Tributaries, Inc. will host its annual chili bowl and auction at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 8 at the Rosary Hall at Our Lady of Pompeii Church, corner of Cornucopia Avenue. The event will feature 15 chilis, more than 100 auction items, both silent and live. Cost is $25 per person. Register in advance by calling 327-5118. Tickets can be purchased at www.cumauriceriver.org Proceeds benefit CU Maurice River’s mission of protecting the watershed of the Maurice River.