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“National Night Out” Planning Meeting in Sigourney

Posted: Tuesday, June 15th, 2010 at 8:33 am

A planning meeting is scheduled for the first National Night Out, ‘America’s Night out Against Crime’ event in Keokuk County.  The event is to heighten awareness and strengthen participation in local anticrime efforts that involve entire communities.  It also promotes police-community partnerships, crime prevention, and neighborhood camaraderie.  Some events community members have been working on for this year’s NNO include kids’ games, a teen scavenger hunt, a rock climbing wall, information for parents, displays from the fire department, ambulance, and police departments, and a movie in the park.  The planning meeting is set for Monday evening, June 21st at 6:00 at the ISU Extension Office in Sigourney.  All are invited to attend. For more information contact Lynne Zoulek at 641-224-2271