How does your garden grow? Ask a professional landscaper over lunch

How does your garden grow? Ask a professional landscaper over lunch
March 23, 2007

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094

Community residents can get gardening tips for spring from a professional landscaper and enjoy a complimentary lunch during Benedictine University’s “Lunch with Landscapers” from 11:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m on Tuesday, March 27 on the second floor of the Krasa Student Center. Tom Kelley, vice president of Balanced Environments, Inc., a regional landscape company in Old Mill Creek, Illinois, will be the main presenter. Kelley earned a bachelor of science degree in Landscape Contracting and Architecture and has more than 27 years experience in landscape management, irrigation, design and construction. Balanced Environments provides professional, reliable and consistent landscape management services. It offers a variety of professional landscape services including lawn and turf maintenance, landscape design and enhancements, annual and seasonal flowers and plantings, tree and shrub care, and hardscape installation (brick pavers and retaining walls). The free event is sponsored by the Office of Campus Services at Benedictine University. Guests will receive a thank-you gift for attending and be eligible to win prizes. Space is limited and guests must R.S.V.P. by March 23. For more information about this event, contact Pat Ariano at (630) 829-6004.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.