Joliet, Ill. – Start your holiday season off at the University of St. Francis (USF) at the annual Breakfast with Santa event on Saturday, December 3, from 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. in the Sullivan Recreation Center (on the main USF campus located at 500 Wilcox Street, Joliet, IL 60435). This annual Christmas tradition continues with a delicious breakfast and visit with Santa Claus! Take photos with St. Nick and sip some hot cocoa while nibbling on holiday cookies. Activities include writing a letter to Santa and a visit with our “Bernie” Saint Bernard dogs from Illinois Saint Bernard Rescue. Registration, which is open to the community, is required for all attendees and can be processed at The admission cost (paid at the time of registration) is $20 per attendee ages 4 and up. Attendees ages 3 and under are admitted free of charge (but must also register). Registration closes November 22nd. Contact Aindrea Hogan, USF Director of Advancement, at 815-740-2266 or with questions. : : The University of St. Francis, in Joliet, Ill., serves close to 4,000 students nationwide and offers undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and certificate programs in the arts and sciences, business, education, nursing and social work. There are over 53,000 USF alumni across the globe. For information, call 800-735-7500 or visit University of St. Francis: Bigger thinking. Brighter purpose. # # #