Republican family potluck picnic at Brekke Park

Conservatives, Republicans, Independents, Tea Partiers and anyone else wanting to become active this election year can join other like-minded members of your community from 6 to 8 p.m. June 7 at Brekke Park, 5501 Omar Avenue in Oak Park Heights for a potluck picnic.

This is the BPOU’s kick-off event for the 2012 election year. Invited guests include U.S. Senate candidate Kurt Bills, U.S. House of Representative candidate Anthony Hernandez, state Sen. Ray Vanderveer, and state Reps. Kahty Lohmer and Bob Dettmer.

The BPOU will provide utensils, plates, napkins and hot dogs. Please bring a dish to pass or a suggested donation of $10.