National Clothesline
2017
April 18 Dinner and networking event sponsored by the North Carolina Association of Launderers
and Cleaners.
Golden Corral Restaurant, Raliegh, NC. Call (919) 313-4542.
April 22 Spotting seminar sponsored by FabriClean Supply, 8301 Ambassador Row, Dallas, TX.
Call (214) 826-4161.

April 25 Roundtable discussion presented by Joe DiMauro of Streets/ADCO, sponsored by the
Michigan Institute of Laundering and Drycleaning. Alibi Restaurant, Troy, MI, 6:30 p.m. Call
(877) 390-6453.

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 7 How to increase sales, seminar sponsored by Southern California Cleaners Association,
Orange, CA. Call (714) 494-9350.
May 11 Reducing, bleaching and stain removal techniques, presented by Chris Patten of A.L.
Wilson, sponsored by the
Michigan Institute of Laundering and Drycleaning. Chet’s Cleaning,
Madison Heights, MI, 6:30 p.m. Call (877) 390-6453.

May 12 Wisconsin Fabricare Institute, Brewers vs. Mets at Miller Park, Milwaukee, WI. Call (608)
743-9477.
May 20-21 MidAtlantic Association of Cleaners weekend conference with guest speakers Trudy
Adams and James Peuster. 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 8 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 20  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 (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.
September 22-23 Midwest Drycleaner Conference, sponsored by the Wisconsin Fabricare
Institute,
Lake Lawn Resort, Delavan, WI. Call (608) 743-9696.
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.

June 8-10 Southern Drycleaners and Launderers Show, sponsored by the South Eastern
Fabricare Association.
 Birmingham-Jefferson Concntion Center, Birmingham, AL. Call (877)
707-7332.
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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