Plans are in place for the 120th annual Trinity Lutheran Church picnic in Freistatt. The event has become a major summer attraction and one of the big activities of the year for the Freistatt community. Activities this year will be held on Friday, June 25 on the school grounds across from the church.
Food servicewill begin at 6 p.m. The menu will include hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs, homemade pie and ice cream. A country store will offer baked goods and other favorites. The grounds will be set up with rides for the children along with traditional games unique to the Freistatt event.
The Republic Community Band will provide live entertainment.
Bob and Dedra Moennig are co-chairpersons for this year's picnic. Also serving on the organizing committee are Glennon and Carolyn Kleiboeker, Walter and Cheryl Brown and Shanna Jelinek.
In case of rain, the picnic will be held the following evening, June 26.