Cactus & Succulent Society  of Greater Chicago

News and Events

2018 Events


January 9
Topic: hands on demonstration of depupping and cleaning up two Agave plants

February 14
Topic: Showing and Sharing the Love of the plant group

March 14

April 11

May 9

June 13

July 11

July 21 & 22

Annual Show and Sale at Chicago Botanic Gardens

August 8

August 17-19

2nd Annual Showcase and Sale at Chicago Botanic Gardens as guests of the Midwest Bonsai Society

September 12
Annual Fall Auction!

October 10

November 14
Elections and Member Bill Abel discusses and shows pictures from the The 33nd Inter-City Cactus and Succulent Show and Sale which occurred on August 11-12, 2018 at the L.A. Co. Arboretum

December 12
Annual Holiday Party!!

Meeting begins at 7 p.m. enter as early as 6:30 p.m.
River Forest Community Center
8020 Madison Street, River Forest, IL

Everyone is welcome! This is a great opportunity to start or increase your collection and maybe join the club as well!

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Special Events

   December 12, 2013

             Holiday Party
Bring a Dish to Share
        Grab Bag: $10 limit 
Club Raffle

                    March                        Chicago Garden & Flower Show at Navy Pier

Sponsored By: Ted’s Greenhouse

We always NEED volunteers to work our booth!!! Please contact Bill Able directly to help.

         July 19th & 20th           25th Annual Show & Sale at Chicago Botanic Gardens

        Sponsored By: Ted’s Greenhouse

September 12th
Annual Club Auction
non-members welcome
Plant and plant related materials
(Bid's start at $1)
All items are donated by CSSGC members & friends
Please bring a treat to




Call (708) 489-6171 for a recorded message about upcoming meetings/events.

You may also leave a message with questions and a member will call you back.