TODAY IS Tuesday August 04th
Tuesday Aug 04, 2015 4:00pm
• Lion's Shelter in Commons Park and Independent Order of Oddfelloe's Lodge #180, 501 W. John St. • Angola, IN

The third annual “National Night Out” picnic & events for the Angola Neighborhood Watch

will be held on Tuesday, August 4th from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Lion’s Shelter in

Commons Park and at the Independent Order of Oddfellow’s Lodge #180, 501 W. John St.,

Angola, IN. The theme is “Back to the 50’s,” and the public is invited to participate and attend.

Individuals are invited to cruise-into the park beginning at 4:00 p.m. Parking is available

in the lot adjacent to the park stage and in the park. There will be a “Brylcreme Hair Styling

Contest,” a “Hula-Hoop contest,” and a “Back to the 50’s outfit contest.” Prizes will be awarded

for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. The contests will start around 6:00 p.m. No pre-registration is


Parents and children are invited to go the bottom level of the Independent Order of Oddfellow’s

Lodge to obtain a free children’s i.d. courtesy of Jeremy Stackhouse, New York Life, from 4:00

p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Drive through the upper gates of the lodge (which is located adjacent to

Boomershine Field and park in the lower level parking lot (adjacent to the community garden).

Please bring information such as the medication and other needs of your child.

Everyone is invited to bring a dish to share at the potluck picnic at the Lion’s Shelter, located

adjacent to the children’s playground in Common’s Park. The picnic will begin at 5:00 p.m.

and continue thru the 6:30 p.m. Picnic goers are welcome to bring a salad, main dish, snack

food or other beverages.

Lawn games such as horseshoes and volleyball will occur right next to the Lion’s Shelter in the

park. A d.j. and/or radio station is being sought to help with entertainment. “Over 38.1 million

people in more than 16,520 communities will joint forces on August 4th to promote police-

community partnerships; crime, drug and violence prevention; safety; and neighborhood unity.

ADP is the national sponsor of this event,” according to the National Association of Town Watch


There will be neighborhood block parties in Reddington Heights and Harrington Heights on this

evening as well. Police Chief Stu Hamblen and other neighbors are hosting these events.

For further information, contact your Angola Neighborhood Watch Coordinator, Cheryl at

665-3929. R.S.V.P.’s for the picnic are appreciated by August 1st but are not mandatory.

Tuesday Aug 04, 2015

The American Red Cross is holding a blood drive on the following date and location . . .

Tuesday, August 4th from Noon until 5:45 P.M. at Fairview Living Center, 441 E. Main Street in Centreville.

Wednesday, August 5th from 1:30 until 7:15 P.M. at Three Rivers Health, 701 S. Health Parkway.

Friday, August 7th from Noon until 5:45 P.M. at The Mendon United Methodist Church, 320 W. Main Street.

Monday, August 10th from 11:30 A.M. until 5:15 P.M. at the Sturgis Wesleyan Church, 907 N. Nottawa Street.

Wednesday, August 12th from 11:30 A.M. until 5:15 P.M. at the Jo Co Hall, 805 Wood Street in Three Rivers.

Friday, August 14th from Noon until 4:45 P.M. at the Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 357 Conference Center, 11847 Shaver Road in Schoolcraft.

Monday, August 24th from Noon until 5:45 P.M. at the Union City United Methodist Church, 200 Ellen Street.

Monday, August 31st from 11:15 A.M. until 5 P.M. at the Locust Grove Mennonite Church, 29525 Findley Road in Burr Oak.

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