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This Tuesday is National Night Out, a night held each year to foster the relationship between communities and law enforcement.
Food, games, and giveaways are typically part of the night, but every community does things just a little bit differently.
National Night Out events will be held across the country, including a bunch right here in Lebanon County.
City of Lebanon
Lebanon’s National Night Out festivities will be taking place at the Salvation Army, 1031 Guilford Street. Those in attendance can look forward Salsa with professional dancer Mandy Iglesias at 7pm and and Yoga in Spanish with Christina Tinoco at 7:30. For yoga, you will need to bring your own towel or mat.
Food and entertainment headline Annville’s National Night Out event, which will be held at St. Paul The Apostle Catholic Church, 125 South Spruce Street. The Washington Band and the Quittapahilla Highlanders will both be performing.
About a mile or so east on Rt. 422, Cleona Borough will be hosting their own event which will be held at the Cleona Playground, 251 South Garfield Street.
Fredericksburg Area Churches are hosting National Night Out at Bethel Township Lions Park. Games, raffles, and more with performances by the NL Alumni Band and the Petersheim Family.
South Londonderry, North Londonderry, and Palmyra
The three municipalities will be hosting a joint event at Buck Swank Stadium. There will be a candy scramble, K-9 and BECON demonstrations, and performances by the Palmyra High School and Band, as well as Jake Nguyen.
Additionally, be sure to check out the South Londonderry Township booth to purchase a challenge coin featuring K-9 Officer Rex! Proceeds will help support South Londonderry Township Police Department’s K-9 Unit.
Millcreek Township’s event will be held at White Swan Park along North Sheridan Road in Newmanstown. Millcreek Community Crime Watch and the Newmanstown Vol. Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary teamed up to plan this event.
If you’re looking to spend your National Night Out in Myerstown, you can find the event at the Myerstown Park on the corner of Railroad Street and Rt. 501. Music, food, games, and visits from first responders are all part of the festivities.