May 2022 - Southwestern Illinois College

SWIC Team win National Department of Defense competition

The Southwestern Illinois College Integrated Manufacturing team took first place at the Department of Defense Project MFG National Competition at Wichita State University May 10-13. Congratulations to students Connor Barnard, Brendan Caswell and Jacob Ing, plus faculty members Mark Bosworth, Jerry Bonifield and Dave Berry. The team designed and created a complex part using advanced multi-axis CNC technology. The goal of the event is to promote advanced manufacturing and highlight the critical need for these careers.

For more information about the SWIC Precision Machining Technology program, visit swic.edu/pmt.

Explore Treasure Island, Florida with PSOP in 2023

Take a break from the cold and bleak weather of winter and spend a week at the sunny paradise of Treasure Island, Florida! January 29 – February 5, 2023, join Southwestern Illinois College’s Programs and Services for Older Persons for a trip of a lifetime. Not only will you experience fun day trips to Tarpon Springs, Sarasota, and St. Petersburg, but you will also be able to expand their horizons through exciting museums and gourmet foods.

Enjoy the leisurely accommodations of Treasure Island, Florida, as well as excursions to St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, St. Armand’s Circle, John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, The Chihuly Collection, the Dali Museum, and more! 

Tour cost per person starts at $2,509 for double and $3,379 for a single. Make sure to register by October 12, 2022.

For more information, contact Group Travel Specialist Nancy Bauer at 618-234-4410, ext. 7020, or e-mail at nancy.bauer@swic.edu.

SWIC Sam Wolf Granite City Campus to host annual golf scramble

Take a swing to benefit student scholarships at Southwestern Illinois College and for a chance to win a new car at the Sam Wolf Granite City Campus Annual Golf Scramble Friday, May 20 at Legacy Golf Course, 3500 Cargill Road, Granite City.

Registration and practice for the 18-hole, four-person scramble begins at 8 a.m., with a shotgun start at 9 a.m.

The cost to play is $100 per person, a portion of which is tax deductible, and includes Green Fee & Cart, Skins, one Mulligan per golfer, Range Balls, Drink Tickets, Snack at Turn, Lunch, Awards, Hole-In-One Contest, Gift Raffles.

All proceeds support the SWIC Foundation Chuck Whitehead Sam Wolf Granite City Campus Scholarship.   

Golfers and sponsors can prepay by check, or credit card by calling 618-235-2700, ext. 5356, or online at thankyou.swic.edu.

For more information or to register, call 866-942-SWIC (7942), ext. 7376 or visit thankyou.swic.edu.

Flamentco’s the Place

Cuisine : Pizza

Wait time:

20 M

Price range:

$$

Time spent:

10 M

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

Location(s)

City Phone Address
O’Fallon, IL 62269 (618) 726-2275 711 W Hwy 50, O’Fallon, IL 62269

Hours:

Monday 4:30 AM – 8 PM
Tuesday 10:30 AM – 8 PM
Wednesday 10:30 AM – 8 PM
Thursday 10:30 AM – 8 PM
Friday 10:30 AM – 8 PM
Saturday 10:30 AM – 8 PM
Sunday 2:00 PM – 8 PM

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

Services

Accepts

Cash / Card / Visa / Debt

Parking

Private lot

Noise Level

Normal level

Wi-Fi

Yes

Accessible

Wheelchair / blind / deaf

Service animals / Pets

Service Animals Only

Attire

Casual

Restrooms 

Provided

Student Discounts

No

Entertainment

Yes

In-person visits

Yes

Open to All

Yes

COVID-19 Measures

Masks Required

Up to you

Outdoor Seating

Open

Curbside pickup

No

Social distancing

Required 6 ft

Temperature checks

Yes

Cleaning

Very clean

Sit-down Space

Open

Sanitizer

Bring your own

Staff wears masks

Yes