By Jeff Harrison
The Midwest City Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual Picnic with Protectors on Thursday, Sept. 17 at the Rotary Pavilion at Joe B. Barnes Regional Park, 8700 E. Reno Ave.
The event runs from 4:30 – 6 p.m. and is open to the public. It is an opportunity to recognize and meet the community’s first responders and service personnel.
Agencies that plan to attend include: Midwest City Police, Fire and Public Works departments, Midwest City EMS, Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office, Tinker 72nd Security Forces, Navy Security Forces and Tinker AFB Fire Department.
Hamburgers, hot dogs and refreshments will be served. Guests can also participate in interactive law enforcement, fire and EMS displays.
The event is sponsored by: AllianceHealth Midwest, ADG, Arbor House Assisted Living and Memory Care, Candlewood Suites, Robert and Robbie Coleman, Dolese, Cookies by Design, FNB Community Bank, Hudiburg Auto Group, Hearing Life, Huntington Fine Jewelers, Leah’s Hope, City of Midwest City, Midwest City Chamber of Commerce, OG&E, Tim and Rhonda Lyon, Rose State College, Santa Fe Steakhouse, TFCU, Tasty Snow and Springhill Suites by Marriott.