Police, community to celebrate 20th National Night Out tonight in La Crosse

Tuesday, 01 Aug, 2017

Greenville police will host a NNO event from 6 to 8 p.m.at the Sterling Center. Organizers also hope it strengthens police and community partnerships for safer neighborhoods.

National Night Out is a time for first-responders, neighborhood watch groups, civic organizations, and volunteers to reach out to citizens across the nation.

Though National Night Out is a fun family event, it an chance to make a difference.

Lisbon - MTM Park from 5 - 7:30 p.m.

For more information, contact your local police department.

City of Fairfax: Police will be visiting 13 communities across the city.

The activities start at 6 p.m.

Vavra Park, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

The city has offered National Night Out for more than 20 years.

It's an opportunity for police and community members to build relationships, face to face, Kellogg said.

Clemson police will host a NNO event from 5 to 7 p.m.at Creekwood Village Apartments, located at 201 West Lane.

Police will take part in a number of activities with local residents, including block parties, cookouts, safety demonstrations, youth events, visits from emergency personnel and more.

Porter said during the event, city police will be donating money gathered through bottle and can returns to the Gloversville Little League.

National Night Out is the brainchild of Matt Peskin of Wynnewood who created the event for NATW back in 1984.

"Honestly, I didn't expect to feel so moved", he said of his experience with the event in previous years.

The forecast for Tuesday night is mostly sunny with temperatures near 80 degrees.

National Night Out is centered around bringing neighborhoods across the country together to get to know one another. The event is from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

The Fulton County Police Department's event is August 1 from 6 to 8 p.m.at the Wolf Creek Amphitheatre, 3025 Merk Road SW in South Fulton. They will present their plan to the public Tuesday afternoon.