News + Events

Catch the Pizzo Group team at one of many industry events discussing native restoration, ecology, prairies, butterflies and more. Here’s where we will be in the coming months:

December 2017

Join us for our Complimentary Webinar: Native Landscapes and Ecological Restoration 101 for HOAs and Property Managers

When: December 7th, 12:00 PM Central Time
Where: Online

Learn more or register for this complimentary webinar here.


Past Events

September 2017

Tri-City Garden Club, Presentation by Jack Pizzo: “Supporting Monarchs and Other Native Pollinators”

When: September 12, 2017; 11:00am-1:00pm
Where: Private event for members. Visit their website for more info on membership.

Chikaming Open Lands Eighth Annual Barn Benefit

When: September 16, 2017; 5:00-7:30pm
Where: Granor Farm – 3840 Warren Woods Road, Three Oaks, MI

October 2017

ACTHA 2017 Naperville Conference

When: October 14, 2017; 7:30am-1:30pm
Where: NIU Naperville Campus
Details: Stop by to talk to members of the Pizzo team at this event for property managers, board members and homeowners associations. Learn how we are helping HOAs manage their natural areas and detention basins.

Habitat Makeover – Improving the bird and butterfly habitat on your project

When: October 17, 2017; 3:10-4:10pm
Where: Impact: Building Sustainable Landscapes Conference at the Chicago Botanic Garden
Who: Andy Stahr, from ecology + vision, a Pizzo Group company.

Pizzo Native Plant Nursery End of Year Offer

When: October 19th – 1 pm to 4 pm & October 20th – 9 am to 3 pm
Where: Pizzo Native Plant Nursery – 10729 Pine Road, Leland IL 60531
Details: Take advantage of the opportunity to bring home some of our native plant inventory. We’re offering these exclusive prices to the public for two days only at our Leland, IL location.

2017 Harbor Country Chamber Annual Meeting & Dinner

When: October 25th

5:00-5:45 PM Cash Bar, Appetizers, & Networking
5:45-6:45  Dinner
6:45-7:30  Business Meeting & Installation of New Officers and Directors

  • Year-In-Review and a Look at What’s Planned for 2018
  • Recognize retiring Officers and Directors
  • Welcome New Officers and Directors of the Chamber Board

November 2017

Join Us for ILCA’s 58th Annual Party and Member Meeting

When: Thursday, November 2, 2017
Where: Two Brothers Roundhouse
205 N. Broadway, Aurora, IL 60505

Over 300 people attended the 2016 Annual Party including the Board of Directors, Past-Presidents, company owners/senior managers, new members, and ILCA luminaries. It is a great evening of networking, recognizing achievements, food, and BEER!

November Chamber Mixer at Journeyman Distillery

When: November 7, 2017
Where: The Grainery at Journeyman Distillery, 109 Generations Dr, Three Oaks
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Check out Journeyman Distillery’s newest event space — The Grainery — and hear about their upcoming events.

Network with Chamber members , enjoy OCG punch, a cash bar, light appetizers and catch up on Chamber activities. Special members-only offer for an event booking!

Click here to register.

2nd Wednesday Lecture: Before the Flood Film + Panel Discussion

When: November 8, 2017, 5:30 pm to 8 pm
Where: Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N Central Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60624 United States
Who: Jack Pizzo, MS, PLA, ASLA, ICN: Jack is the founding partner of The Pizzo Group and serves as the President, Senior Ecologist, Landscape Architect, and Nurseryman.

>>Read more or register here

Garden Club Presentation – Bringing Nature to Your Yard

When: November 9, 2017
Where: Bolingbrook Garden Club Meeting – Location TBD
Who: Jack Pizzo, President of The Pizzo Group

>> Read more