From Dec. 1st to Dec. 7th Santa will be available to take pictures with your well-behaved furry friends. He will be at his Swansea home from 2:00 pm until 5:00 pm every Saturday and Sunday and from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm each weekday evening, through December 22nd.
The house is near the Lehr Community Center at the south end of the park. The park is in the 1500 block of Caseyville Ave. Photos with Santa will be available for $5.00, and every child will receive a gift and an ornament from Santa's tree. The Swansea Santa House is sponsored by the Swansea Park Board.Santa could always use some extra help. If you are interested, contact Marilyn Neumeyer at 363-8694 for details.
Swansea Lighted Christmas Parade - Friday Dec 6th starting at 7:00pm with a rain date December 7th. If you are interested in participating in the parade, contact Jack Korves @ (618) 410-6378 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Govt Center Closed December 24th & 25th.
The Swansea Government Center and all non-emergency services of the Village will be closed on Tuesday December 24th and Wednesday December 25th.
December 25th is also a holiday for Republic Services so the collection of refuse, recyclables and yard waste will all be delayed one day. Wednesdays collection will be picked up Thursday, Thursday will be picked up Friday and Fridays will be picked up Saturday.
Swansea Fire Department Glo Bingo... January 24th
Swansea Moose Lodge at 2425 North Illinois St.. Tickets are $20.00 in advance and $25.00 at the door. Please contact Jason Whitaker @ (618) 978-8795 or purchase tickets online at glo-bingo.com ($2 per ticket service fee)
Swansea Senior Van Service
runs on Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00am to 12:00 noon of each week. Riders must be 55 or older. If you would be interested please contact the Village of Swansea at (618) 234-0044 from 8:00am to 4:30pm for complete policy for riders.
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