For the fourth summer in a row, the Mankato-area community is invited to bring blankets and lawn chairs along with families and friends to a free summer outdoor film series that begins Thursday, June 20 at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Student Activities at Minnesota State Mankato, with assistance from the University’s Centennial Student Union, will host three outdoor films on campus beginning Thursday, June 20 with a screening of “Dumbo” (PG rating). Films will begin at dusk (approximately 9 p.m.).

The outdoor films (all rated PG) are free and open to the public as well as the campus community. Each film will be projected onto an outdoor movie screen in the amphitheatre, located between the Centennial Student Union and Memorial Library. Free parking is available in Gold Lot 4