Using Public Gardens to Prevent Future Invasive Plants


Public Gardens as Sentinels against Invasive Plants (PGSIP) is a recent initiative aimed at improving the availability and use of information from public gardens to determine which ornamental plant taxa demonstrate the risk of becoming invasive before they are broadly...

Call for Award Submissions

Submissions will be accepted: from March 18 - April 29, 2022, at 5:00 pm.   We invite you to submit your work for the 2022 Awards. The Illinois ASLA awards program recognizes projects with the distinction of President, Honor, and...

Service Day Clean-Up

North Park Village Nature Center 5801 N. Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL

  POSTPONED TO MAY 12 DUE TO WEATHER. What:  Service Clean-Up with ILASLA Who:    ILASLA Members and Friends When:  May 12, 2022, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Where: North Park Village Nature Center; 5801 N Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL...

Executive Committee Meeting

The Morton Arboretum 4100 Illinois Route 53, Lisle, IL

A monthly meeting of the elected officials and chairpersons of ILASLA. All members are welcome. Please rsvp to

ILASLA Summer Skyline Party

369 W. Grand Avenue 369 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL

We're very sorry, but this event is full. For questions, contact Scroll down to learn about the ILCA Summer in the City Tour on the same day! Register for both events and receive a discount! $140 for the combined...

ILASLA Happy Hour (or 2)!

Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club 1750 N Milwaukee, Chicago, IL

  Note: This is a 21+ shuffleboard club. And while the event is free for members, you will still need to register. You haven't registered? You can still attend! Door Prices: Prices at the door are $10 per person for...

Hot Topic, Cool Site 8/25

Omni Ecosystems 4131 S State St, Chicago, IL

Following last year's great conversation in partnership with ILASLA on "Designing and Codifying Adaptation to Climate Change" we are following up with a Part II. Part I focused heavily on stormwater management and flooding. This year, we'll look at another...

Executive Committee Meeting

Zoom Event

A monthly meeting of the elected officials and chairpersons of ILASLA. All members are welcome. Please rsvp to


Salvage One 1840 W Hubbard St, IL, Chicago, IL

Celebration+ is the Chapter's premier event showcasing our profession. The event features an afternoon of field sessions, a cocktail reception, a ceremony highlighting outstanding landscape architecture projects, and a post-awards celebration.  Join us for Field Sessions! Meet at Salvage One...

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