Welcome to The Chicago Herp Society

News and Announcements

2019 Board Candidates and Absentee Ballot

Additional Candidates have been added to the ballot since it was mailed in the bulletin. Please click here for the updated absentee ballot. The ballot must be received on or before November 28, 2018, in order to be counted.

Upcoming Events

Next Speaker :


Maggie Solum : Crocodile Cognition and Learning click for more/less info

Events :

November 28th, 2018 - Board of Directors Election will be held at the General Meeting
April 13-14th, 2019 - Reptilefest returns to Northeastern Illinois University

Our Mission

To educate the general public about these frequently misunderstood animals, promote conservation of all wildlife, especially reptiles and amphibians, and to encourage cooperation between amateur and professional herpetologists toward a broader and deeper knowledge of this fascinating field.