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Deck the Holidays

Lauritzen Gardens Guild Holiday Luncheon 


Making Spirits Bright featuring Patrick J. Clayton 

Thursday, December 8, 2022 | 11:30 a.m. 


Presented by the Lauritzen Gardens Guild  

Honorary Chair: Chris LaFever
Luncheon Chairs: Melissa Darling, Maddie Keeling, Maren Lakers, Chrissy Sakkas


The Lauritzen Gardens Guild invites you to learn about holiday decorating with a sense of modernity and fun, as they welcome Patrick J. Clayton to Lauritzen Gardens.  


Event authority Patrick J. Clayton of Patrick J. Clayton Productions has spent the last fifteen years telling stories with vibrant, breathtaking visual experiences. From coast to coast, he and his team have seamlessly integrated his outstanding creative vision with their clients' sensibilities. From floral installations, to retail experiences, special event design, and incredible custom gift boxes, Patrick has a way of MAKING SPIRITS BRIGHT!  


We hope you'll join us to celebrate the holiday season and to support the guild and Lauritzen Gardens. 


Reservations are $125 per person. Tables of 8 are available. Seating is limited.  



For questions about reservations, or to amend any existing reservations, please contact Tim Gorham at (402) 346-4002, ext. 267 or  


NEW THIS YEAR- Purchase a gift box curated by Patrick Clayton- $100 

The perfect gift for your friend who has everything! Package includes items hand-selected by our guest speaker: flower snips, floral tape, vase, & their very own PJCP apron. Now they can create their very own stunning floral arrangements after listening to Patrick's presentation. 

Available for pre-order only. Boxes will be available for pick up at the holiday luncheon. 


For sponsorship and table opportunities, please contact Sandra Seim at (402) 346-4002, ext. 219 at  


Sponsored by: 





Debbie and Brian Wood 




Moglia Family Foundation 




The Monday Night Books Club 

Addie and Robert Hollingsworth 

Brenda and Pete Garcia  

Midwest Dermatology, Dr. Melissa Darling 

Kent Sennett 

Lisa Sullivan 


Deb Cizek 


Supported by: 

Hina and Arun Agarwal, Hotel Deco 

Bill Doran Company 

Chris LaFever 

PJCP, Patrick Clayton 

Chrissy and Vasili Sakkas 



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.    



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