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October Nature Programs


Nature programs in October provided by Hannibal Parks & Recreation give different ways to celebrate nature. Pirate Ridge Trail Hike will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9 at  Sodalis Nature Preserve. Participants will explore the Pirate Ridge Trail while observing seasonal changes. The trail is rustic so the 3-mile hike…

Storybook Trail


The Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department has a Storybook Trail in Central Park through Sept. 23. The book is “I Will Try” by Marilyn Janovitz, a children’s book about perseverance and friendship. The signs were donated by Park Place Sign Systems of Hannibal and the books were donated by Scholastic….

Shooter’s Education Youth BB Gun League


A few changes have been made to the schedule for Hannibal Area Shooter’s Education Youth BB Gun League, allowing for more education and practice. Registration Night is 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center. All students and parents are encouraged to attend. After registration there will be…

2069 Time Capsule


During Hannibal’s 200th birthday celebration, the Bicentennial Committee is inviting Hannibal citizens to become a part of history by seeking items for the Bicentennial time capsule. The Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department is coordinating the creation of a new time capsule, to be opened 50 years from now, in 2069….

September 11, 2019 newsletter


  Your monthly news & updates Visit our Website Fall Festival of Country Music 6-9 p.m. Sept. 14 At Admiral Coontz Recreation Center Music will be performed by Memory Lane, including Betty and Martin Miller, Harlon Lain, Wendell Glance, Virgil Watts, Greg Cornelius along with special guests Sue Taylor, Shirley…


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