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Guild Spring Luncheon and Lecture

France, Flowers, & Friends, featuring Sharon Santoni
Tuesday, April 4, 2017, 11:30 a.m. 

Presented by the Lauritzen Gardens Guild 

Honorary Chairman: Marsha Mamdani and Cheryl Wild-Goodrich
Chairmen: Karen Burkley and Connie Kinnear
Guild President: Melissa Steffes

Internationally known as THE source of amazing French inspiration, Sharon Santoni is a master at whisking one away to the gentle French countryside. Sharon's blog, My French Country Home, is read daily by thousands of people all over the world. She writes about English gardening on the French countryside, entertaining, her love of searching for brocante treasures throughout France, and her inspiring French girlfriends, who she highlights in her book, "My Stylish French Girlfriends." Best of all, she writes about seeing everyday beauty and keeping life simple. 

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. To be placed on a wait list, contact Tim at (402) 346-4002, ext. 267.

Click here to pre-order Sharon Santoni's book, My Stylish French Girlfriends

Please call Tiffany at (402) 346-4002, ext. 228
 for more information. 

Learn more about Sharon, her blog, and her book at:

Featured sponsors: Kiewit, Pinnacle Bank, Moglia Family Foundation, and Securities America

Supporting sponsors:
 Audi Omaha, First National Bank, George Kubat and Maureen Walsh, Nebraska Medicine, Patti Peterson,The David Scott Foundation, Valmont Industries, Inc., WoodmenLife

Event Supporters:
 HDR, Inc., Vernie Jones, Connie Kinnear, Marsha Mamdani, The Mackintosh Foundation, and Cheryl Wild-Goodrich

In-Kind Support:
Hayneedle, Inc., The Grey PlumeMargie Trembley, Joan & Associates, My French Country Home by Sharon SantoniThe French Tangerine

The Lauritzen Gardens Guild is a volunteer organization dedicated to the support and growth of Lauritzen Gardens. The guild organizes and sponsors fund- and friend-raising activities and provides educational opportunities for children.  


Guild Spring Luncheon Speakers:

2017 Sharon SantoniKaren Burkley
Connie Kinnear
Marsha Mamdami
Cheryl Wild-Goodrich
 2016 Eddie Zaratsian Kris Patton
Jonnie Robinson
Judy Bates 
 2015 Natalie Bowen Brookshire
Kristie Stienike
Cindy Tooher
 Ivel Reed
 2014  Natasha Lisitsa
 Karla Cassels 
Melanie Hecker
 Molly Schropp
 2013  James Farmer LaDona Rowings Hani Kenefick
 2012  Ian Prosser  Mary Lou Brasee Kathy Quinlan
 2011 Remco Van Vliet  Babs Weinberg  Sandy Parker
 2010 Mark Held Jeanne Salerno  Michelle Grewcock
 2009Ardith Beveridge  Terri Deising  Lois Roskens
 2008Ralph Null  Amy HaddadAnne Thorne Weaver 
 2007 Rene Van RemsKim Simon  Gail Yanney
 2006 Chris Giftos Mary Jochim Jean Bell
 2005Ron Morgan  Kathy Gross 
Patti Peterson
 Ginger O'Neil

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