At the present time there are nine local clubs
affiliated with the Illinois African Violet Society. Listed below are
the names of the clubs, along with information and a link to their web
site, if they have one
African Violet Society of Northern
Meets the first Monday of every month at 11:00 a.m. members' homes in the north suburban Chicago
Contact: Ed Johnson
Barrington Bloomers African Violet
at the Community Church of Barrington on the first Thursday of each
month Jan-Dec, 7-9:00 p.m.
Contact: Nikki Collard
Fox Valley African Violet Society
on the third Friday night of each month except December at 7:30 p.m.
at the Warrenville Fire Department.
Contact: Micheline England
Glenview/North Shore African
at the Glenview Public Library on the third Tuesday each month, except
December at 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Barbara Goodsell
Hoosier African Violet Society
at the Crown Point Civic Center on the third Friday of each month, at
Contact: Harold Andresen
Lake Shore African Violet Society
Meets at the Chicago Botanic Garden on the third Tuesday of each month, except August at 7:00
Contact: Anna Jean Landgren
Margaret Scott African Violet Society
Meets the first Saturday of the month at 1:30 p.m. at the Anita Purves Nature
Center at 1301 N. Broadway, Urbana, IL
Contact: Lois Crider
Northern Illinois Gesneriad
at the Friendship Park Conservatory, usually on the third Sunday each
month, 12:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Contact: Carol Sharits
Quad Cities African Violet Society
Twin Cities African Violet Society
Meets at the Moline Garden Center on the second Monday of each month, except January, 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Cheryl Hughes
at the Bloomington Public Library on the fourth Saturday each month, September
- June, 10:00 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Contact: Arlene Ashley