2010
Santa and Mrs. Claus invite area children to join them for breakfast

Santa and Mrs. Claus invite area children to join them for breakfast
December 1, 2010

Phil Brozynski
(630) 829-6094
pbrozynski@ben.edu

Lisle, Illinois ~ Santa and Mrs. Claus are taking a break from supervising their staff of hard-working elves to enjoy breakfast with area children at Benedictine University.

Benedictine University's Student Senate is sponsoring "Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus" for children of all ages beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 18 in the Krasa Center Dining Room.

The event features breakfast with an all-you-can-eat buffet of pancakes and sausages. Each child will receive a complimentary photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus and a special gift. Ernie the Elf will be on hand to help children make holiday decorations in the special arts and crafts area. There will also be holiday movies, children's games, prizes and a raffle.

The cost is $10 per person. Children age 2 and under are free.

To register by phone, call (630) 829-6617. Registration is also available online at www.ben.edu/santa.

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Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 53 undergraduate majors, 13 graduate and four doctorate programs. Benedictine University is ranked as a Top School in the Midwest (11th in Illinois) for Master's Universities, 12th in the Midwest (and sixth in Illinois) for Racial Diversity, and eighth in Illinois for Freshmen Retention for 2011 by U.S. News & World Report