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Hastings community celebrates Halloween

Boba Fett and a skeleton pose for a photo while they wait in line for a game. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia1 / 7
Children had the opportunity to play several different games for candy prizes.2 / 7
Games were set up to be played near the lockers just outside the HHS commons area.3 / 7
Barrett Wagner, 3, dressed as a police officer for the Halloween party. He is pictured posing for a photo with real police officer David Bauer. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia4 / 7
The Hastings Parks and Recreation, Community Education and YMCA helped host the Halloween Party in the Hastings High School commons. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia5 / 7
Hastings Community Television set up an area to interview Halloween Party attendees. The interviews were captured on Facebook Live via the HCTV Facebook page. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia6 / 7
Attendees brough a non-perishable food item as they walked into the event. The items were donated to Hastings Family Service. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia7 / 7

Hastings Parks and Recreation, Community Education and the YMCA hosted a family friendly Halloween Party at Hastings High School Oct. 27.

The event included food, games, prizes and candy. Attendees wore their Halloween costume and participated in games, a haunted hallway and more. Hastings Community Television was also on scene interviewing kids on Facebook Live.

Non-perishable food items were collected for Hastings Family Service. Cash donations were accepted for the Youth Impact Council Scholarship Fund.

Michelle Wirth

Michelle Wirth graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire in 2013 with a degree in journalism and web design. She worked as a web content editor for a trade association before coming to the Hastings Star Gazette in 2016.

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