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Senior Adult dances celebrate 48 years

09/21/2021

There have been senior adult dances at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center for 48 years and though the names have changed, both for the band and the members, the Uptown Strings have performed the entire time. A carry-in and special celebration is planned for…

Night Hike through Sodalis Nature Preserve

09/20/2021

The benefits of bats are many and participants will learn all about it at a Night Hike through Sodalis Nature Preserve Friday Sept. 24. The night hike begins at 6:30 p.m. in the parking lot at Sodalis. Bats are essential to many ecosystems ranging…

September 17, 2021 newsletter

09/17/2021

  Your monthly news & updates Visit our Website Celebrate Life 5K Run/Walk to raise awareness about organ, tissue and eye donation. 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 10 in Riverview Park Sign up here or just show up ready to run or walk! 5:30 p.m….

Matter of Balance: Fall Prevention program

09/15/2021

University of Missouri Extension is offering a Matter of Balance: Fall Prevention program in Hannibal at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center 301 Warren Barrett Dr, Hannibal, MO 63401. Meeting dates are September 29, October 6, 13, 20, 27, and November 3, 10, and 17. The…

Night Hike Friday

09/14/2021

There is great weather in the forecast and plenty of room in the upcoming Night Hike through Sodalis Nature Preserve Friday Sept. 17. The night hike begins at 6:30 p.m. in the parking lot at Sodalis. The night hikes are scheduled in time for…

August 31, 2021 newsletter

08/31/2021

  Your monthly news & updates Visit our Website Spectators can enjoy base ball in its purest form through a Vintage Base Ball Game during the Steampunk Festival in Hannibal. The Hannibal Nationals will play the Springfield Long Nine at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept….

Storybook Trail

08/31/2021

The Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department is providing a Storybook Trail in Central Park specially geared to young children starting school. The Storybook Trail will be Sept. 3-13. The book is “David Goes to School” by David Shannon, which is a picture book about…

Register now for Indoor Horseshoe League

08/31/2021

The 44th annual Indoor Horseshoe League sponsored by Hannibal Parks & Recreation League starts Sunday, Sept. 19. Registration for the league continues through Sept. 13. Games are played starting at 2 p.m. Sundays at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center. The cost is $40 for…

Family Nature Program

08/30/2021

A family nature program called “What’s the Buzz?” explores how insects are preparing for winter. The program will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 25 at Becky’s Garden, which is the pollinator garden at Cardiff Hill Overlook, the park in the middle of the steps…

Night Hikes in September

08/30/2021

As the leaves start to turn colors, Sodalis Nature Preserve is the perfect place to see plants, trees, wildlife and of course the bats. There will be two opportunities in September to take part in Night Hikes through Sodalis Nature Preserve. 6:30 p.m. Friday,…

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