Local non-profit celebrates the upcoming summer with some 4-State residents

JOPLIN, Mo. – The Neighborhood Lifehouse in Joplin today welcomed the warm weather with its 2nd annual Summer Sizzle block party.

The event featured a potluck picnic as well as hot dogs and hamburgers, games for kids, and music.

Participants also had the opportunity to enter various raffles to win prizes.

To help on-goers stay cool, organizers say they planned a water balloon fight for the end of the day.

To find out more about Lifehouse, click here.