National Clothesline
2017
February 25 Shirt and drycleaning finishing seminar with Jane Zellers, sponsored by the South
Eastern Fabricare Association
. Unipress facility, Tampa, FL. Call (877) 707-7332.
February 26 Technical Training at the Counter for Customer Service Reps, one-day course
sponsored by the
National Cleaners Association, New York, NY. Call (212) 967-3002.
February 27 Ten-day Advanced Drycleaning course at the Drycleaning and Laundry Institute 
begins. Call (800) 638-2627.
March 5 Advanced Stain Removal and Bleaching, one-day course sponsored by the National
Cleaners Association,
Bronx, NY. Call (212) 967-3002.
March 11 Stain removal and drycleaning finishing workshop with Jane Zellers, sponsored by the
South Eastern Fabricare Association. West Palm Beach, FL. Call (877) 707-7332.
March 11 Spotting seminar sponsored by Fabritec and the Midwest Drycleaning and Laundry
Association
with Jeff Lenz of Fabritec, instructor. Ziker Cleaners, Mishawaka, IN. Call (765)
939-6630.

March 17 Deadline to register for Drycleaning and Laundry Institute certification exams to be
given March 25 through April 2. Call (800) 638-2627.
March 18-19 Hand Finishing and Use of Tensioning Equipment, two-day course sponsored by the
National Cleaners Association. Call (212) 967-3002.
March 30-April 3 South Eastern Fabricare Association board of directors meeting and cruise,
sailing from Tampa, FL. (877) 707-7332.

April 1 Pennsylvania and Delaware Cleaners Association seminar on finances and your business,
Mount Airy Casino. Mount Pocono, PA. Call (215) 830-8495.
April 8 “Educational Extravaganza” program sponsored by the Illinois Professional Drycleaners
and Launderers Association.
Leather Master, joliet, IL. Call (800) 462-4732.
May 7 Technical Training at the Counter for Customer Service Reps, one-day course sponsored by
the
National Cleaners Association, New York, NY. Call (212) 967-3002.
May 12 Wisconsin Fabricare Institute, Brewers vs. Mets at Miller Park, Milwaukee, WI. Call (608)
743-9477.
May 19-20 MidAtlantic Association of Cleaners weekend conference with guest speaker Trudy
Adams. Virginia Beach, VA. Call (800) 235-8360.

May 20 Basic and advanced stain removal class with Jane Zellers and Bob Edwards, sponsored by
the
Pennsylvania and Delaware Cleaners Association, Cranberry, PA. Call (215) 830-8495.
May 26-29 North Carolina Association of Launderers and Cleaners, Annual Meeting. Blockade
Runner, Wrightsville, Beach, NC.
Call (919) 313-4542.
June 5-8 Clean Show, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV. Call (404) 876-1988.
June 9 International Drycleaners Congress Convention in conjunction with the Clean Show. Las
Vegas, NV. Bally’s Hotel. Call (403) 685-4755.
June 11 Basic Spotting 101 with Alternative Solvents, one-day course sponsored by the National
Cleaners Association,
 Bronx, NY. Call (212) 967-3002.
June 12 Five-day Introduction to Drycleaning course at the Drycleaning and Laundry Institute 
begins. Call (800) 638-2627.
June 21 Wisconsin Fabricare Institute Fitzgerald Scholarship Classic Golf Scramble. River Club,
Mequon, WI. Call (608) 743-9696.
June 29 Annual golf outing for the Illinois Professional Drycleaners and Launderers Association. 
Arrowhead Golf Club, Wheaton, IL. Call Call (800) 462-4732.
July 10 Five-day Introduction to Drycleaning course at the Drycleaning and Laundry Institute 
begins. Call (800) 638-2627.
July 16 Advanced Stain Removal and Bleaching, one-day course sponsored by the National
Cleaners Association,
 Bronx, NY. Call (212) 967-3002.
July 17 Ten-day Advanced Drycleaning course at the Drycleaning and Laundry Institute begins.
Call (800) 638-2627.

July 26-29 TCATA Annual Management and Educational Conference, Cheyenne Mountain Resort,
Colorado Springs, Co. (973) 244-1790.
August 5-7 Midwest Drycleaning and Laundry Association annual convention. Belterra Casino &
Resort, Florence, IN. Call (765) 939-6630.
September 12-14 Textile Rental Services Association Annual Conference, Loews Miami Beach
Hotel, Miami Beach, FL. Call (877) 770 9274.

Sept. 27-29 Texcare Asia, Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Shanghai, China. See
www.texcare-asia.com or email texcareasia@china.messefrankfurt.com.
October 8-10 Independent Textile Rental Association Annual Convention. Omni Hilton Head
Oceanfront Resort, Hilton Head Island, SC. Call (706) 637-6552.
October 14 Ontario Fabricare Association “Alternative Future” conference, Holiday Inn Yorkdale,
Toronto. ON. Call (416) 573-1929.
October 15 Symposium on the drycleaning industry sponsored by Ontario Fabricare Association, 
Seneca College and Environment Canada. Seneca College in Toronto, ON and podcast across
Canada. Call (416) 573-1929.
October 16 Five-day Introduction to Drycleaning course at the Drycleaning and Laundry Institute 
begins. Call (800) 638-2627.
October 21-22 TexCare trade show sonsored by the National Cleaners Association, Secaucus, NJ.
Call (212) 967-3002.
October 23 Ten-day Advanced Drycleaning course at the Drycleaning and Laundry Institute 
begins. Call (800) 638-2627.

2018
April 5-7 Cleaners Showcase trade show sponsored by the Southwest Drycleaners Association.
Shreveport Hilton and Convention Center, Shreveport, LA. Call (512) 873-8195.

October 19-22 Expo Detergo International trade show, Fiera Milano, Italy. Call +39
024997.6214.
2019
June 20-23 Clean Show, New Orleans, LA. Call (404) 876-1988.

2020
June 20-24 Texcare International, Frankfurt, Germany. Visit www.messefrankfurt.com.

2021
June 10-13 Clean Show, Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA. Call (404) 876-1988.


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