Lavonia Night Out Against Crime is tonight, beginning at 5 p.m. in downtown Lavonia.
LAVONIA - Thursday is going to be a busy day for the Lavonia Police Department.
Starting at 5 p.m., the police department and the Lavonia Lions Club will be hosting its annual Lavonia Night Out Against Crime until 8 p.m. in downtown Lavonia.
There will be free food, face painting and lots of fun.
The Blood Connection will be near the Gazebo beginning at 3 p.m. and all donors will receive a free $10 gift card from Chick-fil-A.
The event is based on the National Night Out Against Crime event, which is a crime and drug prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Hall Watch.
The purpose of the event is to build bridges between law enforcement and the community.