Forum staff reports, Published June 21 2009
Fargo Police picnic Tuesday at Island ParkThe annual Fargo Police Community Picnic will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Island Park, Second Avenue and Seventh Street South, Fargo.
The picnic is an effort to bring the community together with police and other agencies in a casual setting.
Groups participating in the picnic include the Fargo police and fire departments, the Red River Valley SWAT team, the bomb squad and the MeritCare LifeFlight helicopter.
Free ice cream and chips will be served while supplies last. Vendors will also have food for sale.
Entertainment will include the El Zagal Shrine German Band, Johnny Jay and the Trollwood Performing Arts School, inflatable games, pony rides and animals from the Red River Zoo.
The picnic is sponsored by the VFW of Fargo, WDAY, Xcel Energy and the Fargo Parks Department.
For more information, call (701) 461-7872.