JUNE

JUNE 7, 2018
CDL TRAINING
Join us for Commercial Driver’s License Training and learn the information you need to know
to pass the state CDL test. Taught by former truck driver and state test examiner, Daryl
Lengyel.

JUNE 12, 2018
TOUR THE 'SHOE (Plant Walk, Identification of Insects, Diseases, Weeds, Etc.)
Join the Columbus Landscape Association and the Ohio Landscape Association as we come
together to tour The Ohio State University’s Chadwick Arboretum, with the added bonus of a
private walking tour of The ‘Shoe.

JULY
JULY 12, 2018
PLANT I.D. CLINIC (Northeast Ohio)
This clinic is a hands-on training opportunity for you and your crews covering the basics of
Plant ID for plants typically used in Zone 6 in Ohio. Many of the plants that will be covered
are on the plant list for the Landscape Industry Certified Technician’s Test. Sponsored by
Davis Tree Farm & Nursery.

JULY 19, 2018
PLANT I.D. CLINIC (Central Ohio)
This clinic is a hands-on training opportunity for you and your crews covering the basics of
Plant ID for plants typically used in Zone 6 in Ohio. Many of the plants that will be covered
are on the plant list for the Landscape Industry Certified Technician’s Test. Sponsored by
Davis Tree Farm & Nursery

AUGUST

AUGUST 2, 2018
OLA SCHOLARSHIP GOLF CLASSIC
Join us at Mallard Creek Golf Club in Columbia Station for the OLA Scholarship Golf Classic!
Proceeds from this event benefit our OLA Scholarship Fund. Our golf outing was created to
help generate funding for our scholarship program, targeting qualified students interested in
a vocation within the green industry. Registration opens in spring/summer of 2018. Call the
OLA at 800-335-6521 for sponsorship opportunities.

AUGUST 14, 2018
NGLCO FIELD DAY
Join the Nursery Growers of Lake County Ohio for an information-packed day at the 51st
annual Summer Field Day! Visit old friends, make new ones and network with the best of the
best. Held at Chalet Debonne Vineyards in Madison, Ohio. For more info, call Annette
Howard at 440.241.7969.

AUGUST 23, 2018
SNOW & ICE CLINIC
Join us at St. Michael’s Woodside in Broadview Heights for our annual Snow & Ice  
Management Clinic, featuring Industry Experts,  our Mini Trade Show, and more. Registration
and Sponsorship Opportunities are available. Register online, or call the OLA offices at
440.717.0002.

SEPTEMBER

SEPTEMBER 20, 2018 (TENTATIVE)
OLA MEETING (NE Ohio)
Joins us for our annual Landscape Facilities Tour. Location TBD. For more info call the OLA
Office at 440.717.0002.

OCTOBER

OCTOBER 11, 2018 (TENTATIVE)
OLA MEETING (Cental Ohio)
Subject matter and location TBD. For more info call the OLA Office at 440.717.0002.

NOVEMBER

NOVEMBER 15, 2018
OLA ANNUAL MEETING
Subject matter and location TBD. For more info call the OLA Office at 440.717.0002.
OLA Events
2018 LIC Testing Dates


EDUCATION
EVENTS
GOLF OUTING
Ohio Landscape Association
9240 Broadview Road
Broadview Heights, OH 44147
440-717-0002
Toll Free: 800-335-6521
RENEW MEMBERSHIP
SAFETY
SCHOLARSHIPS
WRITTEN TEST DATES
August 8, 2:30PM, Ohio State ATI – Wooster
Application Deadline: 06/08/18

August 9, 7:00AM, Ohio State ATI – Wooster
Application Deadline: 06/08/18

October 2, 9AM, Ohio State ATI – Wooster
Application Deadline: 09/11/18

October 9, 9AM, OLA – Broadview Heights
Application Deadline: 09/11/18

HANDS-ON TEST DATE
August 9, 7:00AM, Ohio State ATI – Wooster
Application Deadline: 06/08/18
If you have an event you would like listed here, please
call 440.717.0002 and ask for Rick, or email him at
rick@ohiolandscapers.org. Please note that all events are
subject to approval, prior to being posted. Thanks!
Ohio Industry Event Dates
APRIL 17, 2018
VALLEY CITY SUPPLY CONTRACTOR TRAINING
SEMINAR
JUMP START YOUR BUSINESS FOR 2018! Join us for a
series of training session that will help you to
better understand the new and current products
available on the market, as well as how to quote
them in your bids and make money selling them.  
Come and see why Valley City Supply is leading
the way with innovation, product reliability,
great pricing, and exceptional customer service!

MAY 1 - 3, 2018
THE SNOW AND ICE SHOW
The Accredited Snow Contractors Association
(ASCA) and Snow Magazine have announced
the introduction of the Snow and Ice Show, a
new industry event focused on education,
certification, networking, and the latest
snowfighting tools for increased efficiency and
profitability. The show takes place May 1-3, 2018
at the Connecticut Convention Center in
Hartford. This is a comprehensive conference that
fills a void in the snow and ice management
market for ASCA in-classroom certification;
industry-specific, high-quality educational
programming; and elite peer-to-peer networking
opportunities. The event unites manufacturers,
suppliers, and snow and ice management
professionals for 2 ½ days of education,
networking and a trade show.
OLA members can
use the discount code: OLA2018 to receive 10%
off full conference registration.

JULY 14-17, 2018
CULTIVATE'18
Greater Columbus Convention Center
Columbus, OH USA
Experience where it all comes together at
Cultivate, the industry’s premier event for new
knowledge, products, varieties, and
connections. Explore why Cultivate continues to
be a hands-down industry favorite.

AUGUST 5-8
2018 ISA ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
AND TRADE SHOW
The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) will
hold its annual conference at the Greater
Columbus Convention Center August 5-8. The
conference themed “Arboriculture: So much to
discover” is hosted by the Ohio Chapter of the
ISA and will bring in nearly 2000 arborists from
around the world as they convene to learn the
latest research on the care of trees in the urban
forest.