The first Tuesday of each August is National Night Out, a chance for law enforcement to connect with the people they are sworn to serve and protect.
Here are a few National Night Out events in the east: Greenville police and New Bern police will be meeting with people in their neighborhoods; Jacksonville is holding an event at Riverwalk Park Beginning 5:00 p.m.; Winterville police will host their National Night Out event at 6:00 p.m. at their town hall.
Because of the potential for bad weather, Beaufort is rescheduling its National Night Out for August 21st at the Beaufort Elementary School.
The event in Havelock has been cancelled for Tuesday night.
A note about the Washington National Night Out: it's been postponed until next Tuesday, August 14, according to the Washington Daily News.