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Happy Independence Day from
Hannibal Parks & Recreation staff!
Hannibal Aquatic Center open regular hours on July 4: noon to 6 p.m.
Standup Paddleboard Yoga
Only 2 sessions
  • 8-9:45 a.m.
  • 10-11:45 a.m.
July 14 at Hannibal Aquatic Center
$25 per person, only 10 people per session
Pre-register at Hannibal Parks & Recreation office, 320 Broadway
Still time to sign up for
Summer Camp!
Making Masks and Telling a Tale, for ages 8-12

July 16-20, Monday-Friday, 9: a.m. to noon at Hannibal Arts Council (Performance Friday, July 20 at 8 pm before the movie “Coco” at Huckleberry Park)
Central Park Farmer's Market
Join us in Central Park !
8 a.m. to noon each Saturday
fresh, locally grown produce and handmade goods
Yoga in the park at 9 a.m.

Upcoming Nature Programs
  • 10 a.m. to noon July 11 at Y Men's Pavilion, Mighty MIssissippi nature program. Walk to the river, learn how the mighty Mississippi formed.
  • 7:30-9:30 p.m. July 13 at Sodalis Nature Preserve, Night Hike through Sodalis Nature Preserve. Find out more about the endangered bats and other plants and animals that call Sodalis their home.

Free but reservations must be made by calling 573-221-0154 or emailing
Partner Dancing
7-8 p.m.

July 11, 18 and 25
$5 per person per class

Hannibal Ramp Park open regular hours on July 4: Noon to dark
July 21!
Registration for skateboard, scooter and bike competitions begin at noon. Competitions start at 1 p.m.
The first 200 people will receive a helmet from Hannibal Clinic Health Services
Prizes provided by Coolbyke Bicycle Shop and Pedal’rs Bicycle Shop

What else is going on?
  • Trees Die Standing Tall performance 7 p.m. July 4, 7:30 p.m. July 5,6, 7, matinee of 2 p.m. July 7 at Bluff City Theater, 212 Broadway, funny and poignant play about mistaken identity and faith in others. Ticket information here!
  • Music under the Stars 7 p.m. Thursdays on historic Hill Street, free outdoor concerts sponsored by Mark Twain Museum. Here's the schedule!
  • Hannibal Cannibal 7 a.m. July 7, 5K, 10K and 15K run in downtown Hannibal during National Tom Sawyer Days Register here!
  • Hull of a Race 8 a.m. Aug. 4 at Downtown Park in Hull, Ill. More information here.
Do you love podcasts AND Hannibal? Listen to Rivertown Review!
Clemens Field is the place to be!

Hannibal Aquatic Center
  •   Session 2 – 11-11:40 a.m. July 9-19 (Monday through Thursday)
  • Session 3 – 6:10-6:50 p.m. July 9-19 (Monday through Thursday)

   Sunday Funday at Hannibal Aquatic Center
·     July 8:Fun Run Day: Anyone who participates in the Hannibal Cannibal Fun Run receives free admission to the Aquatic Center.

Save the Date! Aug. 11 is Pedal Hannibal to support Toys for Tots!
5-mile ride or 30-mile ride
Hannibal Parks & Recreation | 573-221-0154 ||
Admiral Coontz Recreation Center Summer hours
Summer hours: 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday

Play Without Boundaries Sensory Room is air conditioned! Games, puzzles and Imagination Playground blocks for all-inclusive indoor play for adults and children at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center

No Senior Adult Dance today, July 4!
Senior Adult Dances Noon to 3 p.m. Wednesdays at Admiral Coontz Recreation Center.
Music provided by Uptown Strings.
Planning a wedding? Looking for a place to say "I do" or even "Will you be mine?" Hannibal parks are a beautiful setting for a ceremony.  Check out some photos here!
Hometown Heroes
Share your family member or loved one's military photo and military service during Hannibal's Bicentennial! The Bicentennial committee is planning an online legacy and a display of banners throughout Hannibal during 2019. Here's how to contribute your photos!
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