Community Center & Campus Athletic Facilities

Community Center, SWCC YMCA & Campus Athletic Facilities

The SWCC Community Center meeting rooms and other building facilities are available for use by community members.

SWCC has a partnership with the Tazewell County YMCA in which the YMCA manages athletic facility’s on the SWCC campus.

Following is a listing of areas available for use along with contact and reservation/use information:

SWCC Campus Facilities – Community Center

Contact Pauline Taylor at the Community Center Office, or 276.964.7619, for current information on facility use charges.

  • Baseball Field
  • Dickenson Hall Outdoor Stage
  • Gymnasium
  • King CC Meeting Rooms
  • Kitchen
  • Picnic Shelters
  • Rooftop Patio
  • Soccer Field
  • Tennis Courts
  • Theater/auditorium


Contact Branch Director Shawn Durham at or 276.964.7600. Find more information about the YMCA at SWCC by visiting the website at

  • Aerobic/dance studio
  • Gymnasium
  • Racquetball Courts
  • Weight Room

For information on the Ellen von Diehson Elmes Art Gallery, contact Pauline Taylor at 276.964.7619.

A Walking Trail located on the acreage at the back of the campus is open for use by everyone. Visit the website at for more information.

The SWCC Charles R. King Community Center is the result of the SWCC Educational Foundation’s $7.5 million Fulfill the Vision campaign funded by the private sector, and numerous gifts have been provided expressly for faculty and staff professional development, instructional equipment, cultural programming, endowed faculty chairs, and special events for students and the community.

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