Shawnee Community College readies for performance filled Homecoming

Shawnee Community College readies for performance filled Homecoming
Alumni, students, friends and family are welcome to attend Homecoming (Source: Shawnee Community College)

ULLIN, IL (KFVS) - Alumni, students, friends and family are welcome to attend the annual Homecoming celebration at Shawnee Community College on February 16.

College officials are getting ready for the full week of festivities.

The day will begin when the Saint’s basketball teams hosts Rend Lake. The lady Lady Saints will play at 1 p.m. and the Men’s game begins at 3 p.m.

The fun doesn’t stop there.

Saturday evening brings a dinner and a show experience starting at 5:30 p.m.

The cost is $10 for adults and $8 for SCC students with current ID. Tickets for children 5 and under cost $4.

College officials said guests can hang around to watch Shawnee College host the UT Martin Roots of Rhythm performance at 7 p.m.

The free performance explores the music of the African Diaspora; “music that has originated in or is related to Africa,” according to college officials.

Call 618-34-3200 for tickets and more information.

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