A National Day of Prayer will be celebrated in New Milford May 5 from 6 to 7 p.m.

The rain or shine event will be held at the bandstand on the Village Green.

The event will include the Pledge of Allegiance, a reading of a formal proclamation by Governor Dannel Malloy declaring May 5 as a day of prayer in Connecticut, Scripture readings, prayers and musical performances by New Milford residents Pat Maguire and Kara Leigh Sakis.

Seating will be available.

For more information, call Amy Spallino at 203 417-6538.