Hampden Celebrates Children’s Day 

A celebration for the kids in Hampden today.The 34th Annual Hampden Children’s Day hit the streets.The day started off with a parade.There was plenty of food, games, and music too.The town raises money for the day throughout the year, and it’s usually successful. Organizer Kurt Matheis said If the town wants the event to continue, they might need to help out. “Volunteerism is at a low right now and we really could use a lot more help for next year’s children’s today. To make sure we have a 35th and many many many more years.”The event wrapped up with a fireworks show sponsored by St. Joseph Healthcare.