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Big Dirt Dig

05/14/2019

Big Dirt Dig will be 9-11 a.m. Saturday, June 1, in the parking lot of the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center, 301 Warren Barrett Drive. The event is sponsored by Hannibal Parks & Recreation and Parents as Teachers. HPR staff members will provide a huge…

Storybook Trail in Central Park

05/14/2019

The Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department has a Storybook Trail in Central Park through May 28. The book is “Hi Koo: A Year of Seasons” by Jon. J. Muth. The boo features a panda named Koo with images of the four seasons, starting with…

Summer Camp

05/10/2019

Summer Camp is being offered by Hannibal Parks & Recreation and Bluff City Theater this summer. There are two sessions: Down by the Riverside (for ages 5-7) 10 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday June 17-21 (Participants will discover what they see, hear, smell…

River Reflection Nature Program

05/10/2019

Hannibal Parks & Recreation is offering a nature program about the river. A River Reflection will be 10 a.m. to noon May 15 in Riverview Park, starting at Shelter No. 1. Gale Rublee, nature educator, will lead the program. She said, “Let’s take a…

2019 Swim Lessons

05/10/2019

Swim lessons at the Hannibal Aquatic Center begin June 10. The registration deadline is June 7 but registration will close when all 24 slots are filled. There are three sessions of swim lessons: 11-11:40 a.m. June 10-20 6:10-6:50 p.m. June 10-20 6:10-6:50 p.m. July…

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…

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