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7/29/21 Swim Lessons Canceled


An employee of the Hannibal Aquatic Center has tested positive for the Covid-19 virus. The employee is safely isolating at home. The employee last worked at the Aquatic Center July 26. As an abundance of caution, the last night of swim lessons at the Aquatic Center, tonight July 29, is…

Children’s nature program Aug. 14


Children are encouraged to develop a love and concern for protecting our fresh-water sources through a nature program on Bear Creek trail Aug. 14. Stream Study will be 10 a.m. to noon starting at the parking lot at Sodalis Nature Preserve. The children’s program will be guided by Gale Rublee,…

Master Naturalist training begins soon


The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) works to sustain healthy fish, forests, and wildlife. MDC relies on citizen science, private landowners, and community engagement to further these efforts for the benefit of all Missourians. That’s the idea behind Missouri’s Master Naturalist program. This program for adults develops a corps of…

Summer Night Serenade night hike July 30


Sodalis Nature Preserve is a feast for the senses and a night hike is the perfect way to enjoy not only the sights but the sounds. Summer Night Serenade will be 8 p.m. Friday, July 30, a night hike through Sodalis Nature Preserve. Gale Rublee, Hannibal Parks & Recreation nature…

Free musical Saturday in Central Park


Maples Repertory Theatre is in Hannibal this week, working with Hannibal children to put on the musical, “The Most EPIC Birthday Party Ever,” in partnership with Hannibal Parks & Recreation and Hannibal Arts Council. The performance will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 24 in the Central Park bandstand. Two…


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