OCTOBER

OCTOBER 24, 2019
OLA FACILITY TOUR (Central Ohio)
By establishing uncompromising technical and safety standards and making sure that
employees have the best possible training and equipment, Ahlum & Arbor delivers
exceptional quality and value to their clients. Joins us as we tour Ahlum & Arbor’s facility to
find out what has made them so successful.

OCTOBER 29, 2019
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.

NOVEMBER

NOVEMBER 13, 2019
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. Held at Premier
Plant Services in Hilliard, Ohio.

NOVEMBER 19, 2019
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. Held at Willoway
Nurseries in Avon, Ohio.

NOVEMBER 21, 2019
OLA ANNUAL MEETING (NE OHIO): MAKING SENSE OF YOUR NUMBERS
Adam Sonnhalter & Jack Mencini, of Maximum Value Partners Business Coaching &
Consulting, will discuss the trials and tribulations of being a business owner and how to
address them to help your bottow line. Held at St. Michael’s Woodside.
Sponsorship opportunities still available. For more info call the OLA Office at 440.717.0002.

DECEMBER

DECEMBER 12, 2019
STONE VENEER CLINIC (NE Ohio)
This hands-on clinic will teach the basics of mixing mortar, installing and grouting stone
veneer. The techniques you will learn can be applied to both manufactured and natural
stone. The demand for veneers has increased and this is a great opportunity to learn how to
apply it in house. Sponsored and hosted by Mason Steel.
OLA Events
2019 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 RETAKE DATES
Oct. 24, 2019
ONLA Office
Westerville, OH

Oct. 29, 2019
GroundsPRO LLC
West Chester, OH

Oct.30, 2019
OSU ATI
Wooster, OH
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



TREE SURVIVAL SCHOOL
Saturday October 19th, 2019
10am-4pm
Little Hocking Riverfront Park
Baker Road one mile north of Rt. 7 on State Route
555, Little Hocking, Ohio
If you purchase, plant or care for trees, Tree
Survival School is for you. Participants will gain
knowledge and hands on experience in how to
grow a tree for the long term. Topics will include
Soils, Site Preparation, Selecting the right trees for
the site, Nutritional Diagnostics for trees and more.
Please dress for the weather. Cost is $35 which
includes breakfast, snacks, and lunch.

10:00: Soils Review - Marcus McCartney
11:30: Matching Trees to Your Site - Ann Bonner
12:30: LUNCH
1:30: How to Properly Plant a Tree - Marcus &
Mark Eckert
2:30: Nutritional Diagnostics for Trees - Ed Brown
3:15: Designing Edible Landscapes - Ed Brown

ISA CEUs will be awarded.

For more information, contact: Ann Bonner at 740-
589-9910 or Marcus McCartney 740-376-7431

Career Open House
November 2nd, 2019
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The Pattie Group

Chillicothe Road, Novelty, OH 44072.
This event is open to the public. Job-seekers will
have the opportunity to interview at the event
and learn more about The Pattie Group.
Refreshments will be provided.
Available positions include Landscape
Construction and Maintenance Foreman,
Landscape Technicians, Landscape Design/Build
Sales, Lawn Care Applicator, Irrigation
Technician, Financial Controller, and Accounts
Payable.