Friday evening Memphis Mayor A C Wharton helped kickoff the summer long Summer Night Lights program at Ed Rice Park.
The Summer Night Lights program is part of the Memphis Gun Down Safe Summer 2013 initiative, which provides extended hours to the park and community center during peak times for youth violence.
Peak times of youth violence are evening and summer months.
If you missed Friday's Summer Night Lights party, there will be three more parties on July 19, July 26 and Aug. 2. The evening program runs from 6:30-11 p.m.
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