The Near North Police District is hosting a night of games and a screening of the film "Despicable Me" as part of the 2013 National Night Out.

The police will host a family-style barbecue for the community.

A scholastic book fare will be held from 2-7 p.m., the barbecue will be held from 6-7 p.m., bag toss from 7-7:30 p.m. and the movie from 7:30-9:30 p.m.