Hannibal Parks & Recreation Recent News

Time Capsule Inventory

05/09/2019

The items in the 1969 time capsule have been itemized. Hannibal Parks & Recreation staff opened the time capsule on May 1 and displayed the items to the public on Saturday, May 4. The items are now on display at City Hall. When the…

May 10th Night Hike Location Change

05/08/2019

The May 10 Night Hike will be at Riverview Park, due to water over the trail at Sodalis Nature Preserve. The Night Hike will begin at 7:30 shelter near the playground at Riverview Park. The hike will last about an hour and will be…

Sandbagging Volunteers Needed

05/06/2019

Volunteers are needed to help fill sandbags at the Street Department maintenance facility, 701 Warren Barrett Drive, starting at 1:30 p.m. today, May 6 until 5 p.m. and starting at 8 a.m.  Tuesday, May 7. Volunteers must sign in to participate. Anyone needing sandbags…

Time Capsule Items to be unveiled

05/02/2019

Items from the Sesquicentennial time capsule will be unveiled in a ceremony at 10 a.m. May 4 in Central Park. Tom and Becky will be handling out raffle tickets for helpers in the unveiling. Also there will be raffles for three people to place…

Volunteers Needed

05/02/2019

Volunteers are needed to help fill sandbags at the Street Department maintenance facility, 701 Warren Barrett Drive, starting at 8 a.m. Friday, May 3. Filling bags will continue at the Street Department until probably around noon then may possibly move to the levee for…

Sandbagging Volunteers Needed

05/01/2019

Volunteers are needed to help fill sandbags at the Street Department maintenance facility, 701 Warren Barrett Drive, starting at 8 a.m. Thursday, May 2. Volunteers are encouraged to bring gloves and water and must sign in to participate. The National Weather Service is predicting…

Mermaid and Shark School

04/30/2019

The Hannibal Aquatic Center is adding Shark School to its Mermaid School this summer. The deadline to sign up for Session 1 is June 3 or until spaces are filled. Session 1 is June 24-28, from 10 to 10:45 a.m.  Session 2 will be…

Senior Dance and Festival location change

04/30/2019

The Senior Dances usually held at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center noon to 3 p.m. Wednesdays will be at Greater Days Restaurant, 111 N. Main St., until water has left the Rec Center and it is cleaned up. Also, Greater Days will be the…

Recreation Center Closure

04/29/2019

The Admiral Coontz Recreation Center will be closed April 30 to prepare for high water. The National Weather Service is predicting water will surround the building by Wednesday. The Rec Center will be closed until further notice.

Spring Cleanup April 27th

04/26/2019

The Stream Team Spring Cleanup will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Y Men’s Pavilion but volunteers can pick up trash all over Hannibal. The 1819 Stream Team is providing gloves and trash bags. Hannibal Parks & Recreation and Hannibal Area…

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