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SWIC Red Bud Campus To Host Annual Poetry Contest

The Southwestern Illinois College Red Bud Campus will host its annual poetry contest for area students and residents this spring.

Individuals of all ages are invited to showcase their creative abilities in the contest through poetry. Divisions for entries are as follows: adult, high school, eighth grade, seventh grade, sixth grade, fifth grade and fourth grade.

Each contestant is allowed to submit one poem and all entries must be turned in with a completed entry form by 4 p.m., Friday, Feb. 26, 2021. Entry forms can be found online at swic.edu/poetry-contest. Submissions can be mailed to Amy Brockman at 2500 Carlyle Ave., Belleville, IL 62221 or turned in to the SWIC Red Bud Campus Student Development Office, Room 175.

Contestants will be recognized for their poetic excellence at an award ceremony. First, second and third place prizes will be awarded in each division. For more details about the awards ceremony visit swic.edu/poetry-contest.

For more information, call Amy Brockman at 618-235-2700, ext. 5324.

Eckert’s Country Store & Farms

Cuisine: Restaurant

Phone

(618) 233-0513

Address

951 S Green Mt Rd, Belleville, IL 62220

Hours

Monday – Sunday 9 AM – 7 PM

 

Services

Accepts

Cash, Card, NFC Mobile Payments, and Checks

Offers

Bar on Site

Delivery /Takeout

Takeout Only

Parking

Private Lot

Drive-Thru

No

Wi-Fi

N/A

Seating

Indoor and Outdoor

Alcohol

Yes

Accessible

Wheelchair accessible

Party

N/A

Pets

Service Animals only

Attire

Casual

Restrooms 

Provided

Noise Level

Normal

Catering

Yes

Reservations

Accepts

Student Discounts

N/A

Good For Kids?

Yes

Options

Vegetarian and Healthy options

Entertainment

No

COVID-19 Measures

Masks Required

Yes

Outdoor Seating

Open

Curbside pick up

Yes

Contactless

Delivery

Social distancing

N/A

Temperature checks

N/A

Cleaning

Very clean

Sit-down dining

Open

Sanitizer

Sanitizer is all over the Restaurant and provided

Delivery with:

None

Club Fitness

Company: Gym

RATING:

3.5

Wait time:

N/A

Price range:

$$

Time spent:

30m – 1h

$ – under $10 / $$ – $10 to $20 / $$$ – $21 or more

Location(s)

City Phone Address
Belleville, IL (618) 235-2687 20 Carlyle Plaza Dr

Are you in a different location? Check out your gym here.

Hours:

Monday 5 AM 12 AM
Tuesday – Thursday Open 24 Hours
Friday 12 AM – 8 PM
Saturday – Sunday 7 AM – 7 PM

Hours may change, please check the business page for updates.

Services

Accepts

Cash, Card, Visa, PayPal, Checks, mobile payments

Parking

Private lot, bike parking

Noise Level

Normal

Wi-Fi

N/A

Accessible

Wheelchair, blind, deaf

Pets

Service Animals only

Attire

Gym Attire

Restrooms 

Provided

Student Discounts

No

Entertainment

TV’S

COVID-19 Measures

Masks Required

No

Outdoor Seating

Open

Curbside pick up

Yes

Social distancing

Required 6 ft

Temperature checks

Mandatory

Cleaning

Very clean

Indoor Seating

Open with limited space.

Sanitizer

Sanitizer is all over the gym and provided

Belleville’s Community Interfaith Food Pantry

Company: Donation

Wait time:

varies

Price range:

N/A

Time spent:

Varies

$ – under $10 / $$ – $10 to $20 / $$$ – $21 or more

Location(s)

City Phone Address
Belleville 618-355-9199 1218 W. Main St. Belleville

Hours:

Monday – Thursday 8 AM – 3PM
Saturday 8 AM -11 AM

Hours may change, please check the business page for updates.

Services

Accepts

Donations

Parking

Private lot

Noise Level

Normal

Wi-Fi

N/A

Accessible

Wheelchair, blind, deaf Elderly

Pets

Service Animals Only

Attire

Casual

Restrooms 

Not Provided

Student Discounts

N/A

Entertainment

No

In-person visits

Yes

Open to All

Yes

In-Store Shopping

N/A

COVID-19 Measures

Masks Required

Yes

Outdoor Seating

Open

Curbside pickup

Yes

Social distancing

Required 6 ft

Temperature checks

No

Cleaning

Very clean

Sit-down Space

Open

Sanitizer

Bring your own

Staff wears masks

Yes

Collinsville Area Meal on wheels

Company: Non profit

Wait time:

30 m

Price range:

N/A

Time spent:

30 m

$ – under $10 / $$ – $10 to $20 / $$$ – $21 or more

Location(s)

City Contact Address
Collinsville Maryville 

618-345-7779

camow@att.net 

Hand delivered to the door.

Are you in a different location? Check out your location here.

Hours:

Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Hours may change, please check the business page for updates.

Services

Accepts

Donations accepted

Parking

N/A

Noise Level

N/A

Wi-Fi

N/A

Accessible

Wheelchair, blind, deaf, elderly

Pets

N/A

Attire

Casual

Restrooms 

N/A

Student Discounts

N/A

Entertainment

N/A

In-person visits

N/A

Open to All

Yes

In-Store Shopping

No

COVID-19 Measures

Masks Required

Yes

Outdoor Seating

N/A

Curbside pickup

Yes

Social distancing

Required 6 ft

Temperature checks

No

Cleaning

Very clean

Sit-down Space

N/A

Sanitizer

N/A

Staff wears masks

Yes

Psychiatric Services of Southern Illinois

Company:

Wait time:

30 M

Price range:

$$

Time spent:

1.5 HR

Location(s)

City Phone Address
Belleville (618) 236-6501 2900 Frank Scott Pkwy W. 990

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Hours:

Monday – Thursday 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M
Friday 8:30 A.M. – 2 P.M

Hours may change, please check the business page for updates.

Services

Accepts

Cash, Card, Visa, PayPal, Checks, Mobile payments, donations

Parking

Private lot

Noise Level

Normal

Wi-Fi

No

Accessible

Wheelchair, blind, deaf

Pets

Service Animals Only

Attire

Casual

Restrooms 

Provided

Student Discounts

N/A

Entertainment

N/A

In-person visits

Yes

Open to All

Yes

In-Store Shopping

N/A

COVID-19 Measures

Masks Required

Yes

Outdoor Seating

No outdoor

Curbside pickup

Yes

Social distancing

Required 6 ft

Temperature checks

N/A

Cleaning

Sanitation between customers

Sit-down Space

Open

Sanitizer

Bring your own

Staff wears masks

Yes

Cygan and Delaney Catering

Company:

Wait time:

20 M

Price range:

N/A

Time spent:

30 M

$ – under $10 / $$ – $10 to $20 / $$$ – $21 or more

Location(s)

City Phone Address
Highland (618) 654-9363 808 Broadway, Highland

Hours:

Monday – Thursday 4:30-7 PM
Saturday 4:30-7 PM

Hours may change, please check the business page for updates.

Services

Accepts

Donations

Parking

Private lot

Noise Level

Normal

Wi-Fi

No

Accessible

Wheelchair, blind, deaf

Pets

Service Animals Only

Attire

Casual

Restrooms 

Provided

Student Discounts

N/A

Entertainment

N/A

In-person visits

Yes

Open to All

N/A

In-Store Shopping

Yes

COVID-19 Measures

Masks Required

Yes

Outdoor Seating

Open

Curbside pickup

Yes

Social distancing

Required 6 ft

Temperature checks

Yes

Cleaning

Very clean

Sit-down Space

Open

Sanitizer

Bring your own

Staff wears masks

Yes

Mascoutah Food Pantry

Company:

Wait time:

N/A

Price range:

$

Time spent:

N/A

Location(s)

City Phone Address
Mascoutah (618) 566-2355 30 West Main

Are you in a different location? Check out your location here.

Hours:

Monday – Thursday 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M

Hours may change, please check the business page for updates.

Services

Accepts

Cash, Card, Visa, PayPal, Checks, Mobile payments, donations

Parking

Private lot

Noise Level

Normal

Wi-Fi

No

Accessible

Wheelchair, blind, deaf

Pets

Service Animals Only

Attire

Casual

Restrooms 

Provided

Student Discounts

N/A

Entertainment

N/A

In-person visits

Yes

Open to All

Yes

In-Store Shopping

N/A

COVID-19 Measures

Masks Required

Yes

Outdoor Seating

No outdoor

Curbside pickup

Yes

Social distancing

Required 6 ft

Temperature checks

N/A

Cleaning

Sanitation between customers

Sit-down Space

Open

Sanitizer

Bring your own

Staff wears masks

Yes

Red Bud Food Pantry

Company:

Wait time:

Varies

Price range:

N/A

Time spent:

Varies

$ – under $10 / $$ – $10 to $20 / $$$ – $21 or more

Location(s)

City Phone Address
Red Bud 618-282-6233 Human Service Center
10257 State Route 3, Red Bud

Hours:

Friday 10:30 AM
Saturday 10:30 AM

Hours may change, please check the business page for updates.

Services

Accepts

Donations such as Masks, Sanatazation products , Soup, bread, boxed goods potatoes, macaroni/cheese, hamburger helper etc. canned tuna, cereal, canned fruits and vegetables, spaghetti sauce etc.

Parking

Private lot

Noise Level

Normal

Wi-Fi

N/A

Accessible

Wheelchair, blind, deaf, Elderly, Homeless

Pets

Service Animals only

Attire

Casual

Restrooms 

N/A

Student Discounts

Yes

Entertainment

No

In-person visits

Yes

Open to All

Yes

COVID-19 Measures

Masks Required

Yes

Outdoor Seating

No outdoor

Curbside pickup

N/A

Social distancing

Required 6 ft

Temperature checks

N/A

Cleaning

Very clean

Sit-down Space

Open

Sanitizer

Donations needed

Staff wears masks

Yes

White Cottage

Cuisine: Ice cream Shop

4.7 stars
People typically spend around 20 min

Hours

Sunday – Friday 11 AM – 10 PM
Saturday 11 AM – 9 PM

 

Services

Accepts

Cash, Card, and Visa

Offers

N/A

Delivery /Takeout

Takeout Only

Parking

N/A

Drive-Thru

No

Wi-Fi

N/A

Seating

Indoor

Alcohol

N/A

Accessible

Wheelchair accessible

Party

N/A

Pets

Service Animals only

Attire

Casual

Restrooms 

Provided

Noise Level

Normal

Catering

N/A

Reservations

N/A

Student Discounts

N/A

Good For Kids?

Yes

Options

N/A

Entertainment

No

COVID-19 Measures

Masks Required

Yes

Outdoor Seating

Closed

Curbside pick up

N/A

Contactless

Social distancing

N/A

Temperature checks

N/A

Cleaning

Very clean

Sit-down dining

Closed

Sanitizer

Sanitizer is all over the Restaurant and provided

Delivery with:

None