The First Congregational Church of Rootstown, United Church of Christ, 4022 S.R. 44, will host the annual Outdoor Service and Picnic Sunday at Rootstown Park, 3540 Cook Road. 

The worship service is at 11 a.m., followed by a Potluck Picnic. Chicken and beverages will be provided. Everyone is asked to bring food to share and their own table seevice.

There is a playground for the children and a catch and release pond. After the meal, the Youth Fellowship is hosting an outing to Lake Pymatuning for canoeing, kayaking and tubing, for all who would like to go.

The event is open to the public. For more information, call Pastor Susan at the church office at 330-325-7429.