July, 2018


Plants & Pinot with OGA

July 19 , Lisle , IL

Check out the latest and greatest plants while sipping on some delicious pinot. Held at the gorgeous Morton Arboretum. Hosted by the Ornamental Growers Association of Northern Illinois.

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August, 2018


IGC Chicago

August 14 through August 16 , Chicago , IL

IGC Chicago is back at Navy Pier! 

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September, 2018


HOPE-Midwest Groundcovers

September 11 , St. Charles , IL

The HOPE program is back! Starting in 2018, the IGIA will re-launch the extraordinarily important HOPE program. This program is designed to introduce current students to the ins and outs of the nursery industry by bringing them right to the source. The first HOPE visit will take place at Midwest Groundcovers in St Charles, with numerous stops to come! Come out and support our future industry members! 

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ILCA Golf Outing

September 13 , Glen Ellyn , IL

The ILCA's Annual Golf Outing at Village Links of Glen Ellyn! Register your foursome today!

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IGIA Growers' Connect

September 20 , Aurora , IL

Join your peers in the nursery and landscape architect trades in the 1st ever IGIA Growers' Connect! This event will tour 3 outstanding Chicagoland nurseries (The Growing Place-Aurora, Hinsdale Nurseries-Plano and Pizzo Native Plant Nursery-Leland) and is especially focused on providing landscape architects and contractors a first-hand view of how the plants they put in their jobs are developed and nurtured. Sign up today!

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