All are invited to a Free Community Picnic from 3:30 to 7 p.m., Sunday, September 8, at the Middlecreek Township Recreation Grounds in Kreamer. The event is rain or shine. Bring a lawn chair, and come enjoy good food., good company, games, Music by KJ, a cake walk, and some free giveaways. A brief worship service will precede. The picnic is sponsored by congregations of the Middlecreek Conference in the Upper Susquehanna Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). These churches want to offer a family-friendly fun day and show love and support to the community as it endures challenging times. September 8 coincides with the ELCA’s annual “God’s Work. Our Hands” initiative. Congregations are encouraged to participate in a dedicated day of service, gathering to serve communities in ways that share the love of God with all of God’s people.