Benefits of Joining CIHS
• Monthly meetings with featured speakers, show and tells, and holiday parties
• Bi-monthly newsletter keeping you updated on happenings within the CIHS and the world of herpetology.
• Eligibility to adopt animals through the society
• Opportunity to participate in the Annual Fair
• Free advertisement in the newsletter
• Opportunity to sell animals at meetings and CIHS sponsored sales
• Field trips to various natural areas and zoos
• Link to a network of herpetologists, experienced in research, captive care, and breeding
Executive Board Meetings are open to all members, and Membership meetings are open to the general public. Membership meetings start at 7:00 PM on the first Thursday of the month at the Forest Park Nature Center. You can bring your payment to any membership event to join the Central Illinois Herpetological Society.