The Jacksonville Police Department has announced the upcoming date for National Night Out. Nationwide, this event is held the first week in August, but do to the Summer heat, Texas decided to change the date to October 2nd. Jacksonville has two events planned that include Sweet Union Baptist Church from 5:30pm to 9:00pm and Father’s Love from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
There will be Food, Games, Petting Zoo and lots of Family Fun. Meet your local Police and Fire Personnel and more. Photo booths for the kids and basketball skill challenge.
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community. Furthermore, it provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances.