Hannibal Parks & Recreation Recent News

Thanksgiving Holiday


The Admiral Coontz Recreation Center will be closed Nov. 28-29 for the Thanksgiving holiday. The Rec Center will reopen to the public at 7:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 2. The Rec Center is open 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:30 a.m….

Horseshoe Winners


The Hannibal Parks and Recreation indoor horseshoe league ended its 42nd year with a tournament recently. About 20 people participated in the league Sundays at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center starting in September. The overall league winners are: 1st Place: Donald Lucas and Donnie…

Winter Pickleball Leagues


Registration for Hannibal Parks & Recreation Winter Pickleball League is open. Participants may sign up for leisure, intermediate or competitive league. Play will be on Tuesday evenings at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center, starting Jan. 14 and ending Feb. 18. There will be a…

Coontz Celebration


To mark the week of Veterans Day, Hannibal Parks & Recreation is honoring Admiral Robert Edward Coontz who was the second Chief of Naval Operations for the U.S. Navy. The celebration will be 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center….

Fun with Fungi canceled


Due to inclement weather, the Fun with Fungi nature program scheduled for Nov. 13 in Riverview Park has been canceled.

Indoor Archery


Indoor archery starts Dec. 4 at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center. Anyone may practice their archery skills from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays until Feb. 26, 2020. There will be no session Dec. 25 and Jan. 1 but there will be indoor archery on Thursday,…

Admiral Coontz to be honored


Hannibal Parks & Recreation is honoring Admiral Robert Edward Coontz Nov. 13 at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center. Robert Edward Coontz (June 11, 1864 – January 26, 1935) was an admiral in the United States Navy, who sailed with the Great White Fleet and…

November 7, 2019 newsletter


  Your monthly news & updates Visit our Website Admiral Coontz Recreation Center Open 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and until 5 p.m. Friday. Senior Adult Dance every Wednesday noon to 3 p.m. Twain Tracks Walking Challenge 9 a.m. Monday Nov….

Twain Tracks Walking Challenge begins Monday


A walking challenge begins Monday, Nov. 11, at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center. The Healthy for Life program of A. T. Still University (ATSU) in partnership with Hannibal Parks and Recreation, is hosting the walking challenge starting at 9 a.m. Pedometers will be furnished…

Nature Programs in December


Nature programs in December will give children and adults alike the chance to celebrate nature. Hannibal Parks & Recreation interpreter guide Gale Rublee will lead the programs. “These activities help connect people, in particular children, with nature and outdoor experiences and broadens the awareness…

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