FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 29, 2019
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National Night Out in Westbury to Kick Off with Parade on August 6
‘Corporate Sponsors Applebee’s; Target, North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center & DPR Scrap Metal
Applebee’s donating FREE burgers and hotdogs once again!
North Hempstead, NY – North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth, Council Member Viviana Russell and Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe, along with corporate sponsors, Applebee’s, Target and North Shore Child and Family Guidance Center, DPR Scrap Metal, invite residents to join them and members of the community in celebrating “National Night Out 2019,” an opportunity to build a neighborhood, police and government partnership. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, August 6, assembly for the parade starts at 5 p.m. and marching begins at 5:30 p.m.
“Seeing our community coming together and creating meaningful relationships through face to face interaction is an amazing thing” Said Supervisor Bosworth. “National Night out has been bridging relationships between our residents, law enforcement and local business for 36 years and I look forward to joining the community for this year’s event and festivities.”
National Night Out is an annual community-building event that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods safer, caring places to live. The event will feature music, singing, dancing, health care services providers, crime prevention information, education resources, cultural entertainment, refreshments, arts & crafts, raffles, games, health screenings, giveaways and MORE!
“Each year the Town of North Hempstead uses the National Night Out event as a tool to strengthen Community and Law Enforcement relations. I am comfortable in saying each year we come closer to accomplishing and exceeding the goal of responsible community engagement.” Said Council Member Russell.
The event kicks off with a parade: assembly for parade starts at 5 p.m.; marching begins at 5:30 p.m., at the Salvation Army on 992 Prospect Avenue in Westbury. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. at Martin “Bunky” Reid Park, located at Broadway and Swalm Street in Westbury.
Once again, Applebee’s of Westbury, will be donating hundreds of FREE burgers and hot dogs for the event.
For more information, please call 311.
(Left to Right) Supervisor Judi Bosworth, Council Member Viviana Russell, Receiver of Taxes Charles Berman, New York State Senator Anna Kaplan and Town Clerk Wayne Wink at National Night Out.
Community members enjoy National Night Out at Bunky Reid Park.