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Richland Community College To Host Welcome Back Picnic




Decatur, IL – As part of their 50th Anniversary celebration, Richland Community College is hosting their first ever Welcome Back Picnic on Saturday, September 17th. Media are invited.

Everyone (including families and children) is welcome to attend the event, which will run from 3 – 6 p.m. At 4 p.m., everyone will gather in their 50th Anniversary t-shirts to take a group photo (captured by a drone). T-shirts will be available for both adults and kids if they don’t already have one. 

This event will feature:

  • Food from Smack’n Tacos, Allen’s Grub Truck, & Mister Softee
  • DJ TAT
  • Music Bingo
  • Inflatables
  • Face Painting
  • 50th Anniversary Swag

To attend, people must RSVP at

What: Welcome Back Picnic

When: Saturday, September 17 | 3 – 6 p.m.

(Drone-captured group picture to be taken at 4 p.m.)

Where: Richland Community College (1 College Park, Decatur, IL 62521)

(The event will be held outside next to Bistro 537. If it rains, the event will be moved into the Shilling Center Salons.)


About Richland Community College 

Richland Community College has proudly and successfully served the citizens of district 537 through a strong mix of workforce, technical and transfer education for the past 50 years. Our dedicated staff provides diverse and meaningful support services to make every student’s experience both personal and rewarding. ( 

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