A multi-handicap event and gathering, also for veterans with disabilities, language/learning disabilities, dyslexia, senior citizens, and health problems like stroke/heart, cancer, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, etc. will be held Saturday, Aug. 17, beginning at 10 a.m. and lasting throughout the day at Rockland's Harbor Park.

It is free and open to the public. Please bring a picnic and for those who are able, please bring a chair as seating is limited.

There is an area to drop people off right at the event site. Harbor Park will remain open to boaters and area restaurants.

Millions of Americans have disabilities and cope with health concerns. Don't suffer it alone.