Cactus & Succulent Society  of Greater Chicago

News and Events

2017 Events


May 10
Topic: Bill Abel discusses Cactus and Succulents in their Native Habitat in Mexico

June 14

July 12
regular meeting

July 15 & 16

CSSGC Annual Show & Sale
at the Chicago Botanic Gardens

August 9
Agaves & their liquid treasures

August 18-20
CSSGC Annual Show & Sale Rescheduled!

See us at Burnstein Hall, Chicago Botanic Gardens as part of the Midwest Bonsai Society showl.

September 13
Annual Auction!!

October 11

November 8

December 13
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.