November 1 newsletter

Your monthly news & updates
It's peak season for leaf-peeping!
Winter Pickleball Registration Deadline is Monday! Don't forget to sign up for pickleball, which begins Nov. 12.
Congratulations to thewinners of the Fall league!
The pumpkins were gourd-geous! Even Tom and Becky had a hard time choosing the winners! Thanks to everyone who came out to vote in the Pumpkins in the Park contest at Central Park Oct. 27! Here's a list of the winners.
Still time to register for Shooter's Education
The first class of Hannibal Area Shooter's Education Youth BB Gun League will start at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1 at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center,
The class is Thursdays through Feb. 28. There will be no class during school holidays or weather-related closings. Here's more information!
Upcoming Night Hikes
  • Nov. 9 (5:30 p.m.)
Night Hike through Sodalis Nature Preserve : Meet at parking lot of Sodalis Nature Preserve, hike up to the bat caves, exploring nature signs along the way. Pause for a story at the top then return in the dark with sensory awareness activities. Hike will be on paved paths, about 2 miles.
  • Free but reservations must be made by calling 573-221-0154 or emailing mlrichards@hannibal-mo.gov
Upcoming Toy Drives
  • Nov. 3: Oakwood Dollar General 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Nov. 10: New London Dollar General 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Nov. 17: Huck Finn Dollar General 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Nov. 17: Farm & Home Hannibal 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Nov. 23: Walmart 8 a.m.-noon
  • Dec. 1: Oakwood Dollar General 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
What else is going on?
  • Dinner and a Movie 5-8 p.m. Nov. 3 at Finn's Food & Spirits, sponsored by Northeast Missouri Humane Society. Spaghetti dinner, celebrity servers, photo opportunities, "Yappy Hour starting at 5 p.m., "Lady and the Tramp" movie starting at 6 p.m.
  • Art Party 7-9 p.m. Nov. 9 at Hannibal Arts Council, painted tiles, reservations required by calling 573-221-6545
  • Veterans Day Parade 11 a.m. Nov. 10 starting in Save-A-Lot parking lot and traveling down Broadway to Main Street.
  • Time Machine Opening Reception 5-8 p.m. Nov. 10 at Hannibal Arts Council, 105 S. Main St. Time Machine, Unique Views of Hannibal's History is a collaborative exhibit with Steve Schisler and Steve Chou to benefit Stowell School Art Department.
  • 99 Bucks ... or less Art Sale Nov. 24 to Dec. 15 at Hannibal Arts Council, 105 S. Main St.
  • Journey to Bethlehem by the Crossing, Fifth and Broadway, 4 p.m. Nov. 30, Dec. 1, 7, 8. Walking tour on Bear Creek Trail that tells the story of the first Christmas.
  • Hannibal Regional Auxiliary's Holiday Home Tour noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 1, call 573-248-5272 for more information.
  • Mark Twain's Birthday Party 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 1 at Mark Twain Museum Gallery, 120 N. Main, free children's activities, mustache competition and masquerade mask exhibit and contest.
  • Christmas Parade
Remembering the brave one brick at a time
Help us honor the veterans
The Veterans Memorial and Freedom Bell will be located in Cardiff HIll Overlook, surrounded by memorial bricks with the names of veterans. Honor veterans by purchasing a brick for $125. Here's how to get involved!
Do you love podcasts AND Hannibal? Listen to Rivertown Review!
Disc Golf Tournament
Don Crane Memorial Huck Finn Open
Saturday, Nov. 3
First Round 10 a.m. at Don Crane Disc Golf Course in Huckleberry Park
Second round at Flower City Park in Palmyra
The tournament is sponsored by Hannibal Parks & Recreation, Excitement Disc Golf, Palmyra Parks & Recreation, General Mills, Quincy Disc Golf Club, Mountain Dew Kickstart and Zanfel Poison Ivy Cream
Contact John Shaw Excitement Disc Golf at 319-470-6938
Hannibal Parks & Recreation | 573-221-0154 | mlrichards@hannibal-mo.gov| www.hannibalparks.org
Admiral Coontz
 Recreation Center  
7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday
7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday
Games, puzzles and Imagination Playground blocks for all-inclusive indoor play for adults and children at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center
Senior Adult Dances Noon to 3 p.m. Wednesdays at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center.
Music provided by Uptown Strings
Get up! Get Active!
November 1st, 2018