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 44313-5283.
11-14 Arkansas Independent Tire Dealers Assn., annual convention and trade show, Hot Springs Convention Center, Austin Hotel, Hot Springs, Ark.; Contact: Nelson ``Bulldog'' Drummond, (888) 670-5915.
15-19 American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council, annual meeting and exhibition, Broward County Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Contact: (703) 838-1763.
17 Tire Dealers Assn. of Western Pennsylvania, dinner meeting, South Pointe Hilton, Canonsburg, Pa.; Contact: Jack Greiner, (724) 836-0309.
19-21 Mid-America Tire Dealers Assn., annual convention, Holiday Inn, Salina, Kan.; Contact: Shawn Herrick, (785) 286-1110.
19-21 Virginia Tire & Automotive Service Dealers Assn., annual convention and trade show, Omni Hotel, Charlottesville, Va.; Contact: Steve Akridge, (804) 739-1400.
21 Chesapeake Automotive Business Assn., annual oyster roast, Martin's West, Baltimore; Contact: Sally Ernst, (410) 647-0505.
2-3 North Carolina Tire Dealers & Retreaders Assn., annual convention, Ocean Drive Hotel & Golf Resort, Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Contact: Bob Smith, (910) 458-9091.
2-4 Specialty Equipment Market Assn., International Auto Salon, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles; Contact: Rosemarie Kitchin, (909) 396-0289.
8 Brake Parts Inc., Suspension & Steering Fundamentals course, McHenry, Ill.; (800) 274-4631.
8-10 Bee Line Co., Truck Frame course, Bettendorf, Iowa; (800) 728-7828.
14 Automotive Training Institute, Cash Profits Boot Camp, Baltimore; (888) 471-5800, ext. 18.
16-17 Brake Parts Inc., Domestic and Import ABS Service Tips course, McHenry, Ill.; (800) 274-4631.
18-19 Brake Parts Inc., Kelsey Hayes ABS Systems course, McHenry, Ill.; (800) 274-4631.
21-23 Tech International, Commercial Tire Dealer seminar, Johnstown, Ohio; (800) 433-8324.
22-26 Brake Parts Inc., ABS Advanced Diagnostic and Service course, McHenry, Ill.; (800) 274-4631.
28-29 Automotive Training Institute, Cash Profits Boot Camp, Atlanta; (888) 471-5800, ext. 18.
12-16 Bee Line Co., Wheel Alignment course, Bettendorf, Iowa; (800) 728-7828.