Programs & Events

HPR offers more than 50 structured programs and passive recreational opportunities. We strive to offer activities for all ages, all levels of ability and a variety of interests. We proactively look to promote healthy, active lifestyles. Senior, adult, youth and family activities are available. Whatever you are into, HPR has something for you. Call 573-221-0154 for details. Or, submit a request for information HERE.

If you have children ages 6-11, click the following link for information from the University of Missouri Extension Office to learn how to include a variety of physical activities into their daily lives! Get Up! Get Active!

Check out our Upcoming Events below to see what HPR has waiting for you!  The list will change frequently, so make sure to visit this site frequently see what's new.  Don't forget to check out the photo gallery. Enjoy!

Check out these upcoming Hannibal Parks & Recreation events!
(Click on the title for the event flyer) 

Toddler Tuesdays
Every Tuesday from 9-11AM (may be canceled due to special events)
Admiral Coontz Recreation Center
For children up to 5 years old
Young children will be able to use the gym without colliding with basketball players
Imagination Playground building blocks will be brought into the gymnasium
There are also coloring books, puzzles, balls and games
This is not a babysitting service - each adult is allowed to bring no more than four children and must sign in with the attendant

Indoor Archery
Wednesdays - October 1, 2014-March 4, 2015 - 6:30-9PM 
Admiral Coontz Recreation Center
Participants under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
Participants must bring their own bow and arrows
This is not an instructional course - it is a place for participants to practice
Call 573-221-0154 for more information

Pedal Power
Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 9-11AM
Admiral Coontz Recreation Center
For ages 2-6 - Free to the public!
Bring your Big Wheels, Tricycles, or Bicycles (with training wheels) to ride around the Recreation Center!
Pasta donations will be accepted for HAYS Buddy Packs
Call 573-221-0154 for more information!

Ice Bowl Disc Golf Tournament
Saturday, February 14, 2015 - Registration begins at 9AM
T-off begins at 10AM
Huckleberry Disc Golf Course
Cost is $10
All entry fees and proceeds are donated to The Buddy Pack Program
Food will be provided to participants and prizes will be awarded
Contact Aron Lee (573-221-0154) or Don Crane (512-774-1319) for more information!

Color in Motion
Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 9AM (Registration at 8AM)
Riverview Park
A colorful 5K Fun Run/Walk to benefit the Kids in Motion program
Cost is: $15 for Youth (0-12), $25 for Adults (13 & Up), and a $5 discount per person for teams of 5 or more people
Check back in January 2015 for the registration form!
Call 573-221-3892 Ext. 246 for more information!

Scavenger Hunts
The Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department has developed Scavenger Hunts to encourage visitors to the HPR sites
These free activities allow participants to learn more about Hannibal Parks and to earn a free treat from a local business in the process!
Here are the scavenger hunts available so far (check back for future additions):
Nipper Park Scavenger Hunt
Lighthouse Trail Scavenger Hunt
Huckleberry Park Scavenger Hunt
Central Park Scavenger Hunt