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Monthly Meetings & Directions

Regulary scheduled monthly meetings are held the 1st Saturday of each month at 7:00pm in the Plant Sciences Laboratory, Room 1125, on the University of Illinois campus.  No meetings are held in January or July due to the winter and summer auctions those months.  Meetings are free and open to the public.  Doors open at 6:45.

Directions to the Plant Sciences Laboratory:

From the east, west, and north:

  1. Exit I-74 onto Lincoln Avenue south.
  2. Proceed south on Lincoln Avenue about two miles to Pennsylvania Avenue, which is a 4-way stop sign intersection.
  3. Turn right and proceed west one block to Dorner Drive.
  4. Turn right on Dorner Drive and proceed north about two blocks to the Plant Sciences Laboratory Parking Lot on the left. The lot is south of the parking garage.

From the south:

  1. From northbound Rt. 45, turn right onto Kirby Avenue.
  2. Proceed east on Kirby Avenue, which will turn into Florida Avenue, for about one mile to Lincoln Avenue, which is an intersection with a traffic light.
  3. Turn left onto Lincoln Avenue. Proceed north on Lincoln about two blocks to Pennsylvania Avenue, which is a 4-way stop sign intersection.
  4. Turn left and proceed west one block to Dorner Drive.
  5. Turn right on Dorner Drive and proceed north about two blocks to the Plant Sciences Laboratory Parking Lot on the left. The lot is south of the parking garage.

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