National Clothesline
2014
September 14 Avoiding Claims: What You Need to Know about Fabrics and Stain Removal. One-
day class sponsored by the
National Cleaners Association. Cleveland, OH. Call (212) 967-3002.
September 14 Wetcleaning program planned by the Southern California Cleaners Association. 
Bryan’s Cleaners and Laundry, Pasadena, CA. Call (714) 494-9350.
Sept. 19-20 Spot Right seminars sponsored by the Minnesota Cleaners Association, Skylark
Cleaners, St. Paul, MN. Call (763) 213-3231.
September 20-22 China International Laundry and Dyeing Industry Exhibition. Shanghai, China,
Everbright Convention & Exhibition Center. Email
laundry@unifair.com.
September 21-23 International Textile Rental Association, 11th annual convention. Loew’s Don
Cesar Hotel, St. Pete Beach, FL. Call (706) 637-6552.
September 25–28 Methods for Management Success 2014 Conference, Westin Resort at Hilton
Head Island, SC. Call (253) 851-6327.
September 27-28 Open house at Gulf States Laundry Machinery, 12647 Memorial Drive, Houston,
TX. Call (800) 289-4756 or email
info@gslaundry.com.
September 30-October 2 Textile Rental Services Association Annual Conference. The Bellagio, Las
Vegas, NV. Call (877) 770-9274.

October 3-6 Expo Detergo International, Fiero Milano, Milan, Italy. Email: info@expodetergo.com.
October 4-5 Advanced spotting session with Dennis Schmitt and Tom Swink, sponsored by the
Michigan Institute of Laundering and Drycleaning. Jan’s Professional Dry Cleaners and
Laundromat, Inc., Clio, MI. Call (877) 390-6453.
 
October 9 Marketing and promoting your drycleaning business, lunch and learn session sponsored
by the
Minnesota Cleaners Association. Location to be announced. Call (763) 213-3231.
October 13-17 Introduction to Drycleaning course at the Drycleaning and Laundry Institute in
Laurel, MD. Call (800) 638-2627.
October 17-18 Southwest Drycleaners Association professional development seminar and board of
directors meeting. The Skirvin Hilton, Oklahoma City, OK. Call (512) 873-8195.
October 18 East Coast Laundry and Drycleaning Equipment, open house, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 1965 W.
9th St., West Palm Beach, FL. Call(561) 844-1511.
October 18-19 Drycleaning and Laundry EXPO, sponsored by the Pennsylvania and Delaware
Cleaners Association,
 Atlantic City, NJ. Call (215) 830-8495.
October 20-31 Advanced Drycleaning course at the Drycleaning and Laundry Institute in Laurel,
MD. Call (800) 638-2627.
October 26 Wetcleaning, eight-hour course by the National Cleaners Association in New York, NY.
Call (212) 967-3002.
November 8-9 Basic Pressing & Finishing, two-day course by the National Cleaners Association. 
Bronx, NY. Call (212) 967-3002.
November 8-9 PONY USA open house at new showroom, 4424 Arkansas Ave. NW, Washington,
DC. Call (202) 723-7618.
November 9 DEC certification, two-day course  on consecutive Sundays by the National Cleaners
Association
 in Nanuet, NY. Call (212) 967-3002.
November 15-16 8th annual Fall Fest Educational Conference, sponsored by the North East
Fabricare Association,
 Wentworth By The Seas, Portsmouth, NH. Call (603) 635-0322.
November 23 Avoiding Claims: What You Need to Know about Fabrics and Stain Removal. One-day
class sponsored by the
National Cleaners Association. New York, NY. Call (212) 967-3002.
December 7 Basic Spotting 101, one-day class sponsored by the National Cleaners Association. 
Call (212) 967-3002.
December 11 Preventive maintenance for drycleaning machines, lunch and learn session
sponsored by the
Minnesota Cleaners Association. Location to be announced. Call (763) 213-
3231.

2015
January 15-18 Brainstorming & Five Stars joint conference with NCA and DLI. Secrets Playa
Mujeres Golf & Spa Resort, Cancun, Mexico. Call NCA, (212) 967-3002 or DLI, (800) 638-2627.

April 16-19 Clean Show, Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA. Call (404) 876-1988.
June 13-14 Dry Cleaning Alternatives Industry Trade Fair, sponsored by the Rocky Mountain
Fabricare Association
 and the Colorado Air Pollution Control Division. Call (303) 810-3508.
July 29-August 1 Textile Care Allied Trades Association annual conference. Silverado Resort and
Spa, Napa, CA. Call (973) 244-1790.
September 14-15 International Drycleaners Congress convention. Osaka, Japan. Call (403) 685-
4755.

2017
April 19-22 Clean Show, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV. Call (404) 876-1988.
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