The Shannon Center

Upcoming Events

8-Week Nutrition Weight Loss Program

Taught by Registered Dietitian, Certified Personal Trainer and Shannon Center Nutritionist Kelly Devine Rickert, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN. This 8-week class begins on Tuesday, September 30.

How It Works


SXU Students = $40
SXU Faculty/Staff = $75
SXU Alumni/Members = $75
Community = $90

Register by emailing Kristy Allen at kallen@sxu.edu or call 773-298-3586.

Fall Fitness BINGO Challenge 

5 Week Fitness Challenge from Monday, November 3 to Sunday, December 7. 
The cost is $5 per person.

Complete the Fall Fitness BINGO Challenge to win a t-shirt! Please sign up at Shannon Center Front Desk to receive your BINGO card. 


Any questions, please contact Kristy Allen at 773-298-3586 or kallen@sxu.edu.

View the Fall Fitness BINGO flier (PDF) and the BINGO rules (PDF) here! 

Family Turkey Shoot and Open Gym 

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
SXU Shannon Center 

The cost is $5 per team and registration is at the door.

Please join us for our Annual Family Turkey Shoot! Teams of two will participate in a basketball free-throw contest for a chance to win a yummy Thanksgiving Turkey or Baker's Square gift card!

Teams are made up of one parent/guardian and one child. 

Families can also enjoy arts and crafts, open gym time, take pictures with the Cougar mascot and visit with players from the SXU men's and women's basketball teams.

For more information, contact Kristy Allen at 773-298-3586 or kallen@sxu.edu.

See the attached flier for Turkey Shoot Rules (PDF).