Next Tuesday, August 3rd is National Night Out Against Crime. Newburgh will be participating this year along with hundreds of other communities that night. Last year over 36 million people participated. This year it will take place at the Recreation Activity Center at 401 Washington Street 5-9pm.
National Night Out is designed to:
- Heighten crime and drug prevention awareness;
- Generate support for, and participation in, local anticrime programs;
- Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships; and
- Send a message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.
There will be free food and drinks, games, basketball, pool, prizes and more. If you would like more information call Dawn at TEAM Newburgh 845-569-0034 x14 .