It’s a Night Out Against Crime! On Tuesday, 8/2, throughout Midtown, a number of neighborhood organizations are hosting activities as part of the 28th annual National Night Out. National Night Out is a crime and drug prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch. Over 37 million people participated in 2010. Stop by the events hosted by these groups:
- Engleton: Block party on Harris St, between N 3rd & Susquehanna streets, 6-8pm. Live music, refreshments and public safety information, community garden tips, a raffle and more.
- Midtown Square: Party at Riverfront Park at Front & Herr streets, 7pm
- Old Fox Ridge: Gathering at Rick Townsend Memorial Park, Boas & Grand streets, 6-9 pm. Refreshments, ice cream and a opportunity to meet your local police officers.
- Olde Uptown: Block party in the 200 block of Muench St., 6:30-9pm