The Northfield Community Band will give its first concert of the summer at Bridge Square at 7 p.m. this Thursday.

The band presents a free concert series every June, consisting of four Thursday evening performances in the downtown park. The 2015 series, under the direction of Bruce McWilliams and Mary Williams, will continue on June 4, 11, 18 and 25.

The band is open to any high school or adult instrumentalist eager to share their talents. Rehearsals are from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, until June 24, in the high school band room. Anyone interested in performing in the band may simply show up at rehearsal. Email for additional information.

Sponsors include Northfield Public Schools Community Services, Northfield Rotary Club and Carleton College. The band also extends a special thanks to By All Means Graphics for in-kind support.

Northfield Public Schools Community Services includes recreation and enrichment programming, Early Childhood Family Education, driver education, KidVentures, EarlyVentures Learning Center, Connected Kids, Middle School Youth Center, Hand in Hand Preschool, Adult Basic Education and Project ABLE.