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Hampden Township Parks and Recreation

The purpose of Hampden Township Parks and Recreation Department, under the auspices and guidance of the Board of Commissioners, is to provide a comprehensive program of recreation activities, facilities and services to meet the needs and desires of the Hampden Township Community. Our programs are designed to permit the residents in the surrounding area an opportunity to rejuvenate their body and mind, exercise for their well being and provide an atmosphere for children to be carefree at play.

Physical Location: 5001 Hampden Park Dr. Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
Mailing Address: 230 S. Sporting Hill Rd. Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.



Staff Directory Sponsorship Information  Sponsorship Registration Form
Offer a Program Summer Camps Eagle Scout Projects
Programs and Trips Resident ID Card  Hampden Library Services



Stop by and try out our newest feature!

Starting July 24, purchase your 2017 pool membership at ½ the regular rate! Beat the heat by joining the Hampden Pool, or stop in and try our new climbing wall! Pool memberships can be purchased at the pool, the Recreation Office, or online HERE.

Please note for online memberships, that any resident, or 1/2 price discounts will not show up until your membership is placed in the cart.  Do not create a new account if you've ahd a previous pool membershi or have done business with the Recreation Department.  Call 761-4951 for more details.

Pool Survey

End of Summer Special Events:


Splash n' Dash: Kid's Triathlon- Aug. 12 - Hampden Park/Pool

This event will consist of swimming, biking and running at our Hampden Park and Pool Complex.  Participants will receive a bib, but the event will not be officially timed.  It is a great opportunity for kids to get out and have some fun, while staying active and  healthy!

Ages 5-8: Swim 25 meters, Bike 1 mile, run 1/2 mile

Ages 9-11: Swim 50 meters, Bike 2 miles, run 1 mile

Ages 12-14: Swim 100 meters, Bike 4 miles, run 1 1/2 miles

Fee $35 (not guaranteed a T-Shirt after Aug. 1)

2017 Splash n' Dash registration form


Hampden Park Movie Night: Featuring Moana

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Join us on Saturday, August 19 for a free park movie under the stars, featuring Disney's Moana.  Bring a snack, or stop by the concession stand for some popcorn or a late night pizza. 

2017 Spring & Summer Brochure

Cash or Check Required for Payment


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The annual Hampden Township Veterans Recognition Committee (HTVRC) Golf Tournament will be held at Armitage Golf Club on Friday, September 15, 2017. A shotgun start is planned for 12 p.m. followed by food and refreshments. Proceeds from the tournament are contributed to the construction fund for the Captain Leon Lock Veterans Memorial and to support the HTVRC Scholarship Program for 2018. Please contact Sherri Chippo at sherrizim@yahoo.com or by phone at (717) 645-6428 (mobile)


Visit our online registration website!

Browse and register for programs, trips and purchase your 2017 Pool Memberships! For more information, visit our new information page regarding Active Net

Become a Sponsor for the 2018 Fun Food Fest and Fireworks Display

Sponsorship Details                           Sponsorship Form

Details on last years 2017 Fun Food Fest


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