The city of Gardner will show the film Despicable Me 2 at 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 12 at Cornerstone Park, 215 N. Center St.
This viewing is the final movie of the city’s 2015 Summer Movie Series.
This animated sequel is a fan favorite. In Despicable Me 2 Gru has retired from his life of crime to focus on family life with daughters Margo, Agnes and Edith.
While trying to make an honest living with an unsuccessful jam business, he is recruited by the Anti-Villain League, an agency committed to fighting evil. They need Gru’s expertise as a past villain to help capture the individual who has stolen a secret Arctic laboratory.
Residents and friends are invited to find out if Gru’s villainous intuition helps him solve the case. Despicable Me 2 is rated PG.
The event is free. Concession stands will open an hour prior to the showing.
Contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (913)856-0936 for more information.