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Hannibal Parks & Recreation Recent News

Central Park Time Capsule Opening


The time capsule in Central Park will be unveiled at 10 a.m. May 4. The time capsule opening coincides with the Opening Day of Central Park Farmer’s Market. The Market opens at 7:30 a.m. Tony Bowman, who designed the official emblem for the Sesquicentennial,…

April 26th Night Hike Location Change


The April 26 Night Hike will be in Riverview Park. The location has changed due water at the Ely Street entrance of Sodalis Nature Preserve. Participants in the Night Hike will learn about the history of Riverview Park along with its wildlife, trees and…

April 23, 2019 newsletter


Your monthly news & updates Visit our Website The Admiral Coontz Recreation Center is open again! 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday Senior Dances Noon to 3 p.m. Wednesdays at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center Celebrate Arbor Day Join…

Becky’s Butterfly Garden


The Mississippi Hills chapter of Master Naturalists will be working at Becky’s Garden, Cardiff Hill Overlook, 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 27. The group will be working with a local Girl Scout troop. The garden was founded in 2004 by a Girl Scout…

Spring Festival of Country Music


The Spring Festival of Country Music will be 6-9 p.m. May 4 at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center. Music will be performed by Memory Lane, including Betty and Martin Miller, Harlon Lain, Wendell Glance, Greg Cornelius and Virgil Watts, along with special guests. Admittance…

Tree Board


The Hannibal Tree Board is celebrating Arbor Day by planting trees in Central Park at 1:30 p.m. April 26. Fourth graders from area schools will help plant the trees. The Tree Board is sponsoring the tree planting, with the help of the Hannibal Parks…

Recreation Center


The Admiral Coontz Recreation Center will reopen next week. Drop-In Pickleball will be 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, April 22. The facility will reopen to the public at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 23. Each participant must pay $3 for Drop-In Pickleball. Courts will be…

Spring Cleanup Day


Volunteers are needed for a spring cleanup April 27 to get rid of trash and debris around Hannibal. Volunteers should meet anytime from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, at the Y’Men’s Pavilion, 105 Hill St. Stream Team t-shirts will be available for the first…

Spring Beauty Bath Nature Program


There will be a nature program in Riverview Park from 10 to 11:30 a.m. April 24. The program, called “Spring Beauty Bath,” encourages participants to slow down and become immersed in the natural environment. Gale Rublee, nature educator for Hannibal Parks & Recreation, said…

April 16, 2019 Newsletter


Your monthly news & updates Visit our Website The location of the Senior Expohas changed to the American Legion building, 3819 Highway MM . Senior Expo will be 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, April 18. The Legion will have food available for purchase…

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