Santa and Mrs. Claus welcome children to holiday breakfast at BenU

November 18, 2014

Lisle, Illinois ~ Santa and Mrs. Claus are coming all the way from the North Pole to invite area children to their annual holiday breakfast.

Join them for a day full of celebration and fun for the whole family from 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 20, on the second floor of the Krasa Center at Benedictine University.

Sponsored by Benedictine’s Student Senate, “Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus” features all-you-can-eat pancakes and sausage and opportunities for children to have their picture taken with Santa. Each child who attends receives a gift and Mrs. Claus will read her favorite Christmas story while Ernie the Elf demonstrates the art of holiday crafting.

Holiday movies, games, prizes and a special raffle also help make Benedictine one of Santa’s favorite stops outside the North Pole.

Tickets are $12 per person. Children 2 and under are free. To register, visit ben.edu/Santabreakfast or contact Joan Henehan at (630) 829-6617.

 

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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 more than 5,000 students in 59 undergraduate and 23 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the seventh consecutive year in 2017. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.

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