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Summer Camp


There is still room in the second session of Summer Camp, being offered by Hannibal Parks & Recreation and Bluff City Theater. The camp is called “A Folktale in Hannibal” and is for children ages 8-12. The camp will be 9:30 a.m. to 12:30…

Trees of Riverview Park focus of upcoming nature program


Trees are the focus of a Hannibal Parks & Recreation nature program July 10 in Riverview Park. “The Secret Life of Trees” will start at 6 p.m. at the big shelter near the playground. Gale Rublee, nature educator, will lead the program. “Trees are…

Recreation Center Reopening


The Admiral Coontz Recreation Center will reopen to the public at 7:30 a.m. July 8. The facility has been closed since April 29 due to flooding. Summer hours are in effect for the recreation center, 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. The…

June 28, 2019 newsletter


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Nature Programs in July


Hannibal Parks & Recreation Nature programs in July give children and adults alike a chance to spend time in nature. The following nature programs have been planned for July in Riverview Park: 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 10: “The Secret Life of Trees.” Gale Rublee,…

July Night Hikes


There are two Night Hikes through Sodalis Nature Preserve planned in July. The Night Hikes, sponsored by Hannibal Parks & Recreation, will be 8 p.m. on July 12 and July 26. The Night Hike will begin at the parking lot of Sodalis Nature Preserve….

Stream Team Cleanup


Volunteers are needed for a Bear Creek Cleanup on Saturday July 13 to help clean up the trash and debris that remains after the flooding. Volunteers should meet anytime from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the parking lot of Sodalis Nature Preserve, 700…

Cardboard Boat Race Winners


It was an exciting finish for the Cardboard Boat race Saturday at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. The team that was in first place in the fastest boat competition ended up winning the Titanic Award after taking on water and sinking. The fourth annual Hannibal…

Cardboard Boats set sail at 9AM tomorrow!


There are 17 boats registered to participate in the Cardboard Boat Races Saturday, June 22. Boat check-in is at 8 a.m. and the first launch is at 9 a.m. Spectators are welcome at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Participants in this year’s Cardboard Boat Races…

Pageant to end Summer Camp


There will be a short pageant called “Down by the Riverside” at 11:45 at Central Park Friday, June 21. It is the ending day of the Summer Camp sponsored by Bluff City Theater and Hannibal Parks & Recreation. In case of inclement weather, the…

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