The Community Culinary School of Northwestern Connecticut in New Milford will participate in National Eat Outside Day Aug. 31.

The school will provide a bagged lunch to go or to be enjoyed on the Village Green from noon to 1 p.m.

Diners are encouraged to bring their own blanket or chair for the a picnic on the Green.

The i95 radio station van and road crew will be onsite giving away prizes to diners.

Lunch orders may be placed online by visiting or calling the school at 203-512-5791.

Proceeds will support the Community Culinary School's job training and placement programs.

The school provides job and life skills training to unemployed and under-employed adults leading to career paths in the food service industry.