Spend an hour with four gardening experts and enjoy lunch on us

Spend an hour with four gardening experts, and enjoy lunch on us!
October 4, 2010

Phil Brozynski
(630) 829-6094

STAT corny stuff 032 (web)Lisle, Illinois ~ A master gardener, a turf expert, a landscape designer and a grounds manager. If you could ask any of these people a question about your particular landscape or gardening needs, what would you want to know?

Community residents can get advice from a panel of landscape and gardening experts and enjoy a complimentary lunch during Benedictine University's "Lunch with Landscapers" from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Friday, October 29 on the second floor of the Krasa Student Center.

The free event is sponsored by the Office of Campus Services at Benedictine University.

Panelists include master gardener Marietta Carroll, turf expert Kari Allen, landscape designer Andy Nordstrom and Benedictine grounds manager Peter Charcut. Attendees are asked to provide three to five questions that will be collected prior to the lunch. Questions will then be randomly selected and answered by the panel.

Space is limited. RSVP to Liz Hill at ehill@ben.edu or by calling (630) 829-6004.


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 (eighth in Illinois) for Master’s Universities, 11th in the Midwest (and sixth in Illinois) for Racial Diversity, and as a Top School for International Students, Freshmen Retention and Graduation Rate for 2010 by U.S. News & World Report.