Pottawatomie County will have a Pride event Saturday, June 15 from 12-3 p.m. at the Glen Collins Memorial Park Pavilion by the Shawnee Twin Lakes. 

The Pottawatomie County LGBTQ+ Pride Picnic is hosted by Skittles Unite LGBT in Shawnee and sponsored by Fire Mountain Ministries, an affirming LGBTQ+ church in Shawnee.

According to Tonnie Keith, pastor of Fire Mountain Ministries, guests are invited to bring food, drinks, play games and visit with one another.

Keith explained there will be a performance from the Shades of Gray musical trio at the picnic and the event is open to everyone.

Alcohol and glass containers are not allowed.

Keith said Fire Mountain Ministries meets every Sunday at Shawnee Mall in the Health Market conference room next to Kohl's.