TIRE BUSINESS encourages associations and companies to submit events of interest to tire dealers/retreaders for listing in this column. Please send complete information-full name of group, type of event, place (including name of hotel, restaurant etc.), date and time-to: Calendar, TIRE BUSINESS, 1725 Merriman Road, Suite 300, Akron, Ohio 44313. FEBUARY...
25-26-Illinois State TDRA and Indiana TDRA, convention and trade show, Chancellor Hotel & Convention Center, Champaign, Ill.; (708) 858-2422 or (217) 784-5512.
2-California TDRA-North, area meeting, San Jose; (209) 523-8222.
3-CTDRA-North, area meeting, Peninsula; (209) 523-8222.
3-4-Rubber Assoc. of Canada, annual meeting/rubber recycling symposium, Delta Chelsea, Toronto; (416) 270-8322.
4-5-Arkansas ITDA, convention and trade show, Hot Springs Convention Center, Hot Springs; (501) 935-5317.
4-6-New England AITD, convention and trade show, Royal Plaza Convention Center, Fitchburg, Mass.; (800) 338-6383.
8-American Retreaders' Assoc., Intermodal Fleet Tire Seminar,Carteret Holiday Inn, Carteret, N.J.; (502) 968-8900 or (800)426-8835.
California TDRA-North, area meeting, Santa Rosa; (209) 523-8222.
Maryland TDA, area meeting, Snyder's Willow Grove Restaurant, Baltimore; (410) 727-8299.
9-American Retreaders' Assoc., Truck Fleet Tire Seminar, Holiday Inn Airport, Philadelphia; (502) 968-8900 or (800) 426-8835.
California TDRA-North, area meeting, Ukiah; (209) 523-8222.
10-CTDRA-North, area meeting, Eureka; (209) 523-8222.
11-13-Texas TDRA, convention and trade exhibit, Hotel Galvez/Moody Convention Center, Galveston; (800) 844-8748 or (512) 451-8748.
13-14-Kansas TDA, convention, Expo Center, Topeka; (913) 233-9660.
16-California TDRA-North, area meeting, Salinas; (209) 523-8222.
18-Atlantic TDA, annual meeting, Best Western, Truro, Nova Scotia; (506) 386-6317.
18-20-Virginia TDRA and North Carolina TDRA, joint convention and trade show, Omni Hotel, Charlottesville, Va.; (804) 744-4030 or (919) 489-9560.
22-California TDRA-North, area meeting, East Bay; (209) 523-8222.
23-CTDRA-North, area meeting, Concord; (209) 523-8222.
24-26-Automotive Service Assoc., annual meeting, Marriott Bay Point Resort, Panama City Beach, Fla.; (817) 283-6205.
5-California TDRA-North, area meeting, Bakersfield; (209) 523-8222.
6-CTDRA-North, area meeting, Fresno; (209) 523-8222.
7-CTDRA-North, area meeting, Modesto; (209) 523-8222.
13-CTDRA-North, area meeting, Sacramento; (209) 523-8222.
Addresses and phone numbers are listed in the box at the bottom of this column.
2-4-ARA, Tire Repairing Class.
6-9-Tech, OTR Tire Repair Seminar.
7-10-Moog, Temperature Control Course.
Specialty Products, Basic Alignment Class.
7-11-Bee Line Co., Wheel Alignment Class.
Hunter, Alignment Classes.
14-17-Moog, Temperature Control Course.
Specialty Products, Advanced Alignment Class.
14-18-Bee Line Co., Wheel Alignment Class.
Hunter, Alignment Classes.
15-16-Truflex/Pang, Tire Repair Seminar.
21-25-Hunter, Heavy Duty Truck & Trailer Alignment Class.
28-31-Moog, Temperature Control Course.
Where to call
American Retreaders' Association (ARA), Training Center, Louisville, Ky.; (800) 426-8835 or (502) 968-8900.
Bee Line Co., Training Center, Bettendorf, Iowa; (800) 728-7828; in Canada, (800) 858-3003.
Hunter Engineering Co., Research and Training Center, Bridgeton, Mo.; (314) 731-3020.
Moog Automotive Inc., Training Center, St. Louis; (314) 385-3400.
Specialty Products Co., Training Center, Longmont, Colo.; (303) 772-2103.
Tech International Inc., Technical Training Facility, Johnstown, Ohio; (800) 433-8324; in Ohio, (800) 336-8324.
Truflex/Pang Rubber Companies, Training Center, Los Angeles; (800) 862-4862;in California, (800) 862-3000.