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Parents must accompany children
Nature Tales with Gale
10:30-11 a.m. Feb. 7 at Hannibal Free Public Library (ages 2-5)
Owl Prowl Night Hike
6 p.m. Feb. 7 at Sodalis Nature Preserve (all ages)
Hannibal Hibernators
2-3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16 at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center (all ages)
Pirate Ridge Trail Exploration
1-3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23 at Sodalis Nature Preserve (all ages)
Nature Tales with Gale
March 6 10:30 a.m. at Hannibal Free Public Library
Owl Prowl Night Hike
6:30 p.m. March 13 Sodalis Nature Preserve
Pirate Ridge Trail Hike
1 p.m. March 22 Sodalis Nature Preserve
Night Hike
7 p.m. March 27 Sodalis Nature Preserve
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Spring Pickleball League will be Monday nights starting March 2
The Admiral Coontz Recreation Center will be closed at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 14 for event setup.
Will the Ice Bowl live up to its name in 2020?
The 14

annual Ice Bowl will be
Saturday, Feb. 15
at the Don Crane Disc Golf Course in Huckleberry Park, sponsored by the Hannibal Parks & Recreation Department.

Tee-off begins at 10 a.m. Participants will play two rounds. Food is provided and prizes awarded. Registration begins at 9 a.m.
The fee is $10 and proceeds will go to the Buddy Pack program, which benefits more than 500 Marion County schoolchildren.
Veterans Memorial and Freedom Bell
Help us honor the veterans
The Veterans Memorial and Freedom Bell
will be located in Cardiff HIll Overlook, surrounded by memorial bricks with the names of veterans. Honor veterans by purchasing a brick for $125.
Adopt A Bench
program is designed to allow Hannibal residents and visitors to support Hannibal Parks by having a bench installed along the Hannibal riverfront. Participants can use the program to remember a loved one, celebrate a joyous occasion or promote a business or organization. Participation in this program includes the purchase and installation of the bench, as well as a memorial plaque. 
The riverfront will feature benches on the sidewalk promenade along the riverfront.
Check out the bench at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center to see what the bench looks like!
What else is going on?
  • ShowMe Healthy Relationships free class for singles 6 p.m. Tuesdays through March 3 at Douglass Community Services, 711 Grand Ave., more information here.
  • Tom and Becky Swim Meet Feb. 7-9 at Hannibal YMCA
  • Bounce Fest 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 8 at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center, nine bounces houses, treats and music.
  • Second Saturday Gallery Walk 5-8 p.m. Feb. 8 in downtown Hannibal
  • Valentine’s Bake Sale 8-10 a.m. Feb. 13 at Hannibal Regional Healthcare System
  • Little People City 5 p.m. Feb. 13 at Early Childhood Center, sponsored by Parents as Teachers
  • Chili Cookoff Feb. 15 at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center, sponsored by Golden Eagle Distributing, including an adult pinewood derby
  • Coffee Talk Lecture Series 3 p.m. Feb. 16 at Hannibal Arts Council, 105 S. Main St.
  • Mark Twain on Slavery 7 p.m. Feb. 21-22 at Planter’s Barn Theater, 319 N. Main St.
  • Groovin’ to the 70’s Trivia Night 7 p.m. Friday Feb. 28 at American Legion, 3819 Route MM, proceeds to Mark Twain Museum
  • Hannibal Central Park Farmers Market Vendor meeting 6:30 p.m. March 4 at Hannibal HOMEBANK 3817 McMaster’s Ave.
  • Chocolate Extravaganza March 13-15 in downtown Hannibal, purchase passports here.
  • Shamrock Shuffle 8 a.m. March 14 at Hannibal-LaGrange University, sponsored by Hannibal YMCA
  • #BlackGirlMagic Closing Reception 5-8 p.m. March 15 at Hannibal Arts Council, 105 S. Main St.
  • Hannibal Piecemakers Quilt Show April 3-4 at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center
  • Comedy on the River April 16-19 sponsored by Bluff City Theater, more information here.
  • Big River Comic Convention April 17-19 at Tabernacle of Praise Recreational Complex, 6400 County Road 445, off of West Ely Road
  • Great Girlfriend Getaway April 24-26 in downtown Hannibal
Are you Hannibal Proud?
Pick up a sign in the Department of Public Works office on the second floor of City Hall and show your pride!
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