To celebrate the start of the new school year, Evanston residents of all ages are invited to attend the City’s annual CommUNITY Picnic from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 23, at Ingraham Park 2100 Ridge Ave.
Admission is free and the event will feature free food, games, activities and entertainment. Scheduled entertainment includes the Jesse White Tumblers, the South Boulevard Band and Magic by Randy.
Gold sponsors of the event include the Kiwanis Club of Evanston, Evanston RoundTable, and Evanston Imprintables. Silver sponsors include Downtown Evanston, Evanston Community Foundation, NorthShore University HealthSystem, ATK Foods, Mark Vend Company, Rotary International, McGaw YMCA, and the Northwestern University Police Department.
More information is available online.