Enjoy food, music, a water slide and antique car show on Saturday, August 25 as Gilsum's 250th Anniversary Committee hosts Picnic in the Park at the Elementary School grounds. We'll have hot dogs and hamburgers and other refreshments, family games, face painting and a soap box car demo - Learn how to build your own for a special soap box derby race, to be held during Gilsum's 250th Anniversary celebration next year! Admission is free. Proceeds from food sales to benefit the 250th Anniversary celebration fund. For more details call Ralph Jernberg at 352-7217.