Candidates will be featured at Democratic picnic Sunday

The Lycoming County Democratic Committee will be featuring gubernatorial and other candidate speakers at their annual community picnic and voter registration rally.

Held from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Memorial Park, candidates will begin speaking at 3 p.m. Speakers will include gubernatorial candidate John Hanger; Williamsport City Council candidates Liz Miele, Alison Hirsch and Kelly Anderson; sheriff candidate Hugh McGee; state Rep. Rick Mirabito, D-Williamsport, and others.

The “It Matters” theme is designed to heighten awareness of the importance of registering and voting. The picnic is open to all Democrats, Independents and other supporters.

There will be free food, activities for kids, music provided by the “Iceman,” disc jockey Rodney Anderson, and live music by the Blind Chitlin Kahunas.

For more information, call John Mussare at 570-916-9020 or Warren Earl at 570-244-5623.