The Backus Nazarene Church will host a back-to-school community picnic from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25.
The picnic will feature live music, bounce houses, games, face painting, food, ice cream and more. Each school-aged child will receive a bag of school supplies, and everyone is welcome.
The picnic is sponsored by the Backus Nazarene Church and Pine River-Backus Elementary PTO.
Enough school supplies are available for 300 children, and 50 backpacks are available on a first-come first-served basis.