Neighborhoods Celebrate National Night Out
On Tuesday, August 6, neighborhoods in North Adams and Adams are invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the 30th Annual National Night Out crime and drug prevention event, sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch, and co-sponsored by Northern Berkshire Community Coalition’s (nbCC) programs, Northern Berkshire Neighbors and nb21. Over 37 million people in 15,000 communities are expected to participate in National Night Out Against Crime. NNO 2013 is being supported in part by Wal-Mart and TARGET, a national corporate sponsor.
National Night Out is designed to heighten crime/drug prevention awareness and strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships. Seven neighborhoods will be hosting a variety of special events.
To participate, go to: Renfrew Park, Adams, 5:30 to 7:30; Music, food, games, prizes, Adams PD, Adams FD; UNO Playground on Bracewell Avenue, North Adams, 6 to 8; Ice Cream Sundae Party, NAPD, NAFD, North Adams Ambulance; Greylock Valley Back Field, North Adams, 4 to 6; Music, BBQ, games, NAPD, NAFD, North Adams Ambulance; Mohawk Forest, North Adams 4 to 6; Games, contests, NAPD, NAFD, North Adams Ambulance; Brayton Hill, North Adams, 5 to 8; Food, DJ, games, NAPD, NAFD, North Adams Ambulance; Berkshire Landings, North Adams, 6 to 9; BBQ, DJ, games, NAPD, NAFD, North Adams Ambulance; Heritage State Park, North Adams, 5 to 7; Food, games, information, NAPD, NAFD, North Adams Ambulance. For information, call 413-663-7588.