National Clothesline
2017
January 18 Management seminar sponsored by the Southern California Cleaners Association. 
Steven’s Steak and Seafood House, Commerce, CA. Call (714) 494-9350.
January 22 New York Department of Environmental Conservation certification course, spnosored
by the
National Cleaners Association, two consecutive Sundays, New York, NY. Call (212)
967-3002.

January 23 Radical Drycleaning and Stain Removal, five-day course sponsored by the National
Cleaners Association
. Secaucus, NJ. Call (212) 967-3002.
January 27 Dinner social for the North Carolina Association of Launderers and Cleaners. The
Carolina Hotel at Pinehurst Resort, Pinehurst, NC. Call (919) 313-4542.
January 27-28 South Eastern Fabricare Association board meeting. Westin Savannah Harbor Golf
Resort and Spa, Savannah, GA. Call (866) 716-8108.
February 3-4 Spot Right seminars sponsored by the Minnesota Cleaners Association. Skylark
Cleaners, St. Paul, MN. Call (763) 213-3231.
February 12 Basic Spotting 101 with Alternative Solvents, one-day course sponsored by the
National Cleaners Association, Bronx, NY. Call (212) 967-3002.
February 19-21 Independent Textile Rental Association Mid-Year Training Conference and
Supplier Exhibits. Grand Hyatt, San Antonio, TX. Call (706) 637-6552.

February 20 Five-day Introduction to Drycleaning course at the Drycleaning and Laundry
Institute
 begins. Call  (800) 638-2627.
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 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.
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, Brewer 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, Pittsburgh, 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 20 Wisconsin Fabricare Institute Fitzgerald Scholarship Classic Golf Scramble. River Club,
Mequon, WI. Call (608) 743-9477.
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 16 Five-day Introduction to Drycleaning course at the Drycleaning and Laundry Institute 
begins. Call (800) 638-2627.
October 21-22 TexCare Ttrade 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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