AUGUST

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, Roundtable Discussions with your peers, 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 13, 2018
OLA FACILITY TOUR
Come on out for our annual Landscape Facility Tour, hosted this year by Exscape Designs in
Novelty, OH. Exscape Designs is a full service design/build company that attributes its success
to upholding and operating by a set of core values that ensures their team acts with
integrity, professionalism, and accountability every single day.

OCTOBER

OCTOBER 2, 2018
PLANT HEALTHCARE DAY
This full-day workshop combines all aspects of Plant Health Care (PHC) for both technicians
and managers, with live demonstrations of PHC techniques - services based on the principles
of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and proactive tree care management. Held on the
grounds of Holdem Arboretum.

OCTOBER 4, 2018
ONLPAC FUNDRAISER: CLAY SHOOT
Enjoy a day with friends and get to know your fellow colleagues in the green industry
while raising money for the Ohio Nursery and Landscape Political Action Committee.
The afternoon includes a 16-station clay shoot course, dinner and raffle prizes.

OCTOBER 11, 2018
OLA MEETING (Central Ohio)
Join us for a Facility Tour of Ciminello’s Landscape Design, located in Westerville, OH.
Ciminello’s is a full service landscape design and construction company focused on working
closely with their clients to develop landscapes that brings beauty and joy to families. More
info to come.

NOVEMBER

NOVEMBER 15, 2018
OLA ANNUAL MEETING (NE OHIO)
Tom Wasinski, CEO of Aerial Agents, LLC - a professional aerial photography and
videography company - will discuss and demonstrate the ways that drone services can
enhance your portfolios to help you do a better job of telling the stories of your work. Held at
St. Michael’s Woodside. More info to come.

NOVEMBER 27, 2018
DORMANT PRUNING / NE OHIO
Dormant Pruning of Landscape Plants is a half-day, hands-on clinic and a timely training
opportunity for you and your crews to learn the proper pruning techniques. Instructed by
Gail Reinhart and held at Willoway Nurseries in Avon, Ohio.

NOVEMBER 29, 2018
DORMANT PRUNING /CENTRAL OHIO
Dormant Pruning of Landscape Plants is a half-day, hands-on clinic and a timely training
opportunity for you and your crews to learn the proper pruning techniques. Instructed by
Gail Reinhart and held at Premier Plant Services in Hilliard, Ohio.

DECEMBER

DECEMBER 6, 2018
BE MORE THAN A SALESPERSON: BECOME A TRUSTED ADVISOR
Marvin Montgomery, better known as the “Sales Doctor,” will conduct a one day sales
training course that will provide participants with the necessary skills needed to build long
term client relationships. Held at Indiana Wesleyan University, Independence, OH. Register
online, or call the OLA offices.

DECEMBER 14, 2018
LANDSCAPE OHIO! AWARDS ENTRY DEADLINE
Don’t miss the opportunity to become an award winning landscape contractor.  Entries for
the 2018 program are due in the OLA office by 5pm on Dec. 14. For rules, regulations and
entry information go to ohiolandscapers.org.landscapeohioawards.html. Questions?  
Contact OLA at 1-800-335-6521.
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
SEPTEMBER 7th, 2018
11am - 5pm
24999 Miles Road, Warrensville Hts., OH 44128
Public Safety and Commercial Openhouse
Tim Lally Chevrolet will be hosting a Public Safety
and Commercial Vehicle Open house, complete
with fitted vehicles,
featuring all the necessary
equipment to fill your safety and/or commercial
operations needs. Food and refreshments will be
provided along with some stellar give aways!