FRANKLIN — The Franklin Historical Society is sponsoring an old-fashioned “Summertime Picnic in the Park” on Sunday, Aug. 21, starting at noon at the Franklin Historical Park on Route 182 in Franklin.
Families are encouraged to bring a picnic blanket or folding chairs. All are welcome to pack their own picnic lunch, but hot dogs, soda, chips, lemonade, watermelon and homemade blueberry cake and whoopie pies will be available for purchase.
There will be a chance to view historical displays, listen to live music and enjoy old-fashioned games.
Rain date for the event is Aug. 28.
For more information, call Joanne Sargent at 460-8383.