The Cedar Grove Elks #2237, along with the Town of Cedar Grove, and other Service Organizations participated in National Night Out on August 1, 2017.  This National event has been held nationally every year since 1984 and is sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch in the United States and Canada.   The event is meant to increase awareness about police programs in communities, such as drug preventiontown watchneighborhood watch, and other anti-crime efforts.

The Lodge gave out pens, literature in the form of pamphlets, coloring books, and brochures with information on drug and alcohol awareness.