American Iris Society
Region 9 - Illinois
                                          LOCATION OF MEETINGS:

Northern Illinois Iris Society  Westmont Public Library,428 North Cass Ave,Westmont,IL
Prairie Iris Society            Los Zapes Restaurant,  840 Eastood Dr  Mahomet, IL
Mid Illinois Iris Society     Caseyville Community Building 10001 Buckum Rd,                
                         Fairview Heights, IL
Southern Iris Society         U of I Extension Ofc, 1404 Main St, Salem, IL
Sangmon Valley Iris Society      Rochester Community Building, 1 Community Dr
                                  Rochester, IL
**Spring Fling    Farm Bureau/U of I Extension Ofc Bldg, 1505 Valle Vista, Pekin, IL**
IRIS Exhibition Beds & Iris Sale,and  Illinois Region Fall Sale and meeting
held Washington Park Botanical Garden, 1740 Fayette Ave,  Springfield, IL
                                    -more details on upcoming event-

                        
Mid Illinois Iris Society Events

February 25, 2019  Meeting        6:30        Downstairs
March 25, 2019      Meeting        6:30        Downstairs
April 6, 2019        Illinois Region 9 Spring Fling Meeting, Program TBA, Pekin, IL
April 22, 2019        Meeting        6:30        Downstairs
May                         No Show
August 10, 2019      Illinois Region 9 Fall Meeting and Program  
August 17, 2019                
Public Sale 7AM-3:30PM   Members lunch Noon to 1PM
                                Club meeting and club auction, out by 3:30PM
September 23, 2019   Meeting and beardless club auction       6:30   Downstairs
October 28, 2019        Meeting                Downstairs
December 7, 2019       Christmas party and Bingo   11AM-3:30PM  Upstairs   

                            
 Prairie Iris Society Events

March 30, 2019        Spring Meeting  Program TBA  9:30 Coffee  10AM Meeting
April 6, 2019           Illinois Region 9 Spring Fling Meeting and Program TBA, Pekin, IL
May 25, 2019           
 Prairie Iris Show   Entries 8-10AM  Judging begins 10:30AM
                                   Open to public for viewing after judging completed, about noon
August 3, 2019          Prairie Iris Society
Public Iris Sale Lincoln Square Mall, Urbana
August 10, 2019        Illinois Region 9 Fall meeting and Program
September 21, 2019    Fall Meeting     Program TBA  9:30 Coffee  10AM meeting

                           Sangamon Valley Iris Society Events

March 29, 2019     Meeting 7:00PM   Speaker:  Bob Skaggs, Iris hybridizer  
April 6, 2019        Illinois Region 9 Spring Fling Meeting and Program TBA
May 11, 2019         
Sangamon Iris Show  Washington Botanical Garden, Springfield,IL  
July 27, 2019        Sangamon Valley Public Sale  1-4 PM

August 10, 2019        Illinois Region 9 Fall Meeting and Public Iris
                                    Washington Park Botanical Garden

August 23, 2019         Sangamon Valley Meeting 7PM  Program: Club Auction
September 27, 2019    Meeting 7PM  Program: to be announced
October date to be announced   Meeting 7PM   Program: to be announced


                           
                             
Southern Iris Society Events
  
No response from society for events     Contact President Gail DeVilbiss 618-533-4705
       
            Northern Illinois Society Events  
January 20, 2019     Meeting 1:30PM
 March 17, 2019       Meeting 1:30PM  Program 3:00PM  It's Show Time!
       How to select, groom, and enter irises in a show. Led by Chuck Simon with round table
        discussion from other experienced exhibitors.
  May 26, 2019         Iris Show, Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL
                                Iris entry 7AM-9:30AM  Public viewing 11:30AM - 5:00PM
  June 2, 2019           Garden Judge's Training, Elburn, IL  Potluck Lunch 11:30
                                     Training: 12:30PM - 2:30PM

   July 14, 2019          Public Iris Sale: Elmburst Garden Walk & Faire, Elmhurst, IL
                                 10:00AM - 4:00PM

   August                     Summer Potluck picnic and plant swap   TBA

   November 17, 2019   Annual Banquet: Tentative Program:  Space Age Irises -
                               Past, Present and Future"    Time   TBA