Minot Assisted Living Facility Holds BBQ

Minot, N.D. An assisted living facility in Minot hosted an event today that brought together people of all ages.

The Wellington Family Summer Barbecue kicked off this morning.

Today's event included live entertainment by Country Sunshine.

Food and refreshments were offered to everyone to attended.

Outside there were yard games, a bouncy house, tattoos and a showing of classical music.

The Wellington staff try to host a free event each month in hopes of bringing together the community.

"They get to see people other than the other residents who live at The Wellington. They get to meet other people, other family members, they get to know each other better. It's just a great socialization event for everyone," said Dawn Anderson, executive director of The Wellington.