Help Eagle Point build a skateboard park while eating and listening to live jazz today during a Memorial Day picnic in Eagle Point.

Help Eagle Point build a skateboard park while eating and listening to live jazz today during a Memorial Day picnic in Eagle Point.

The Picnic in the Park is set from 1 to 6 p.m. at the Harnish Wayside Park at Highway 62 and Nick Young Road.

The event, which includes a barbecue, jazz music, lawn games, an art walk and wine tasting, is a benefit for the city's programs for children, and 80 percent of proceeds will help pay for a skateboard park.

Tickets are $20 for adults, free for kids. Details: 890-6016 or www.eaglepointpicnic.org.

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