2016 Event Calendar

JAN | FEB | MAR | APR | MAY | JUN | JUL | AUG | SEP | OCT | NOV | DEC
January
Day Location Event
1   Happy New Year!
13 Tomah, WI FS Counter Day with FlashShield, WellMate, Septronics & Simmons
- 11 AM – 1:30 PM
- Lunch & beverages will be provided
- Bill Bright with Burton-Anderson will be in attendance
13 Tomah, WI FlashShield XR3-Series Certification Class
- First Supply, 1703 Academy Ave, Tomah, WI 54660
- 2 CEU's / Donuts & Coffee provided
- 8 AM – 9:30 AM
- Presented by Bill Bright with Burton-Anderson
RSVP today
- Adam Benisch at 608-792-7682
- Adam Lee at 608-372-3778
14 De Pere, WI Septic, New Products & CEU Training
- Marq Banquet Hall, 3177 French Road, De Pere, WI 54115
- 8 AM – 4 PM
RSVP to Karen Franke at 920-831-5211
Details
18   Martin Luther King Jr. Day
19 Las Vegas, NV KBIS 2016
KBIS, in conjunction with the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) is an inspiring, interactive platform that showcases the latest industry products, trends and technologies. KBIS is the voice of the kitchen and bath industry and has been for 50 years.
Details
19 Oak Creek, WI FS Counter Day with Caleffi, Triangle Tube, Burhnam, Ecobee and Uponor
- 11 AM – 2 PM
- Lunch will be provided
20 Rhinelander, WI FS Counter Day with Milwaukee Tool
- 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
- Visit with the Rep, see new products, stop by for lunch and win a door prize
21 Rhinelander, WI Septic, New Products & CEU Training
- Quality Inn, 668 W. Kemp Street, Rhinelander WI 54501
- 8 AM – 4 PM
RSVP to Karyn Hansen at 715-362-7824
Details
February
Day Location Event
2 Eau Claire, WI Septic, New Products & CEU Training
- First Supply, 596 Cameron Street, Eau Claire, WI 54703
- 8 AM – 4 PM
RSVP to Brian Kistner at 800-236-9793 or Send Email
Details
2   Groundhog Day
4 Plover, WI Septic, New Products & CEU Training
- Shooters Bar & Grill, 5330 Harding Ave, Plover, WI 54467
- 7:30 AM – 4 PM
RSVP to Timothy Grossklaus at 800-472-4862 or Send Email
Details
11 West Bend, WI Septic, New Products & CEU Training
- First Supply, 1515 Lang St, West Bend, WI 53095
- 8 AM – 4 PM
RSVP to Krisha Edler at 414-571-7652 or Send Email
Details
13-15 La Crosse, WI WIARA High School Ski & Snowboard Championships
Wisconsin Interscholastic Alpine Racing Association
- Olympian Sponsors: First Supply & Gerhards - The Kitchen & Bath Store
- February 13–15, 2016
- Mt. La Crosse, N5549 Old Town Hall Rd, La Crosse, WI 54601
WIARA Website
14   Valentine's Day
15   Presidents' Day
16 La Crosse, WI FS Counter Day with Kohler and Sterling
- 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM
- Steve Schmidt will show the latest product offerings
- Lunch from 11 AM – 1:30 PM
22 La Crosse, WI Septic, New Products & CEU Training
- First Supply, 106 Cameron Ave, La Crosse, WI 54601
- 10 AM – 2 PM
- Note: This class does not qualify for CEU credit
RSVP to Wyatt Buttke at 608-791-3603 or Send Email
Details
25 Tomah, WI FS Counter Day with A.O. Smith & Watts
- 11 AM – 1:30 PM
- Peter Bibby with Soderholm & Associates will be on hand to show new products and answer questions.
- Lunch and beverages will be served.
25 Platteville, WI Septic, New Products & CEU Training
- Pioneer Farm Ag Tech Center, College Farm Rd, Platteville, WI 53818
- 7:30 AM – 4 PM
RSVP to Matt Schlueter at 563-587-6875 or Send Email
Details
March
Day Location Event
1 Franklin, WI A.O. Smith CEU Class
- 4 PM – 6 PM
- Peter Bibby from Soderholm & Associates will discuss new products and marketing
- 2 CEU's: Master Plumbers, Journeyman Plumbers, Master Restricted & Journeyman Restricted
- Meal provided
- Root River Center, 7220 W. Rawson Ave., Franklin, WI 53132
RSVP with Krisha Edler / Send Email / 414-571-7652
3 Madison, WI Septic, New Products & CEU Training
- First Supply, 6800 Gisholt Dr, Madison, WI 53713
- 8 AM – 4 PM
- RSVP to Curt Kleiber at 888-784-7867 or Send Email
Details
3-4 Wisconsin Dells, WI First Supply ICP Dealer Meeting
- March 3–4, 2016
- Chula Vista Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI
- ICP Dealers: See your salesperson for details and to register for this meeting.
8 Eau Claire, WI First Supply Pump Show
- Clarion Hotel - Campus Area, 2703 Craig Road, Eau Claire, WI
- Tuesday, March 8
- 1 PM – 5 PM
- WI Plumbing & WI DNR Credits Available (11 AM – 1 PM)
- Major Prize Giveaways
RSVP by 3/5/6 with Brian Kistner / Send Email / 715-832-6638
8 La Crosse, WI Watts Backflow CEU Class
First Supply along with Soderholm & Associates invite you to join us for a Watts Backflow Training Class. This 2 hour CEU class will be for CCC testers, master and journeyman plumbers, fitters as well as inspectors.
- Tuesday, March 8
- First Supply, 106 Cameron Ave., La Crosse, WI
- Sign up via email with Rusty Stutzman / Send Email
Details
11   World Plumbing Day
Details
13   Daylight Savings Begins
Move clocks ahead 1 hour Sunday morning
15 Fox Valley First Supply Pump Show
- Tundra Lodge Conference Center, 865 Lombardi Ave., Green Bay, WI
- Tuesday, March 15

- 1 PM – 6 PM
- Special day of show pricing, cash back, prize giveaways and more
RSVP by 3/4/16 with Karen / Send Email / 920-831-5211 or with Donna / Send Email / 920-337-9004
15 Eau Claire, WI
Kenosha, WI
FIRST LOOK Trades Event
Architects, Designers, Builders, Remodelers, Plumbers and all that work in the Trades industry, you are invited to join us for a special FIRST LOOK at what we saw at KBIS 2016.
Gerhard's Kitchen & Bath Store
- Tuesday, March 15 from 4–7 PM
- Please Click Here to Register for Event
16 Kenosha, WI FS Counter Day with Glentronics
- 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
- Stop by and learn more about the latest products
- Food will be provided
16 Tomah, WI FS Counter Day with Webstone and Fantech
- 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM
- Matt Michel with Michel Sales will be in attendance to answer questions and show new products
- Lunch and beverages will be served
- Contact Adam Lee at 608-372-3778 with questions
16

Appleton, WI
Madison, WI
M
innetonka, MN

FIRST LOOK Trades Event
Architects, Designers, Builders, Remodelers, Plumbers and all that work in the Trades industry, you are invited to join us for a special FIRST LOOK at what we saw at KBIS 2016.
Gerhard's Kitchen & Bath Store
- Wednesday, March 16 from 4–7 PM
- Please Click Here to Register for Event
17 Rochester, MN
Green Bay, WI
FIRST LOOK Trades Event
Architects, Designers, Builders, Remodelers, Plumbers and all that work in the Trades industry, you are invited to join us for a special FIRST LOOK at what we saw at KBIS 2016.
Gerhard's Kitchen & Bath Store
- Thursday, March 17 from 4–7 PM
- Please Click Here to Register for Event
17   St. Patrick's Day
17 DeForest, WI First Supply Pump Show
- DeForest Comfort Inn & Suites, 5025 County Rd V
- Thursday, March 17
- 10 AM – 4 PM (Registration begins at 9 AM)
- Day-of-Show Pricing, Dating & Cash Back Specials
- WI Plumbing and WI, IA & MN DNR Credits Available
- Major Prize Giveaways
RSVP by 3/15/6 with Curt Kleiber / Send Email / 608-223-6631
18 Dubuque, IA Counter Day with Milwaukee
- 10:30 AM – 2 PM
- Purchase $50 in Milwaukee / Tools and Accessories / Get entered into a drawing to win an M12 Gift Bag or other Milwaukee items
- Lunch served from 11 AM – 2 PM
20   First Day of Spring
22 Lac du Flambeau, WI First Supply Product Show + Gerhards FIRST LOOK Event
- Lake of the Torches Resort & Casino, 510 Old Abe Rd, Lac du Flambeau, WI 54538
- Tuesday, March 22
RSVP by 3/11 with Karyn Hansen / Send Email / 800-472-2004
23 Brookfield, WI FIRST LOOK Trades Event
Architects, Designers, Builders, Remodelers, Plumbers and all that work in the Trades industry, you are invited to join us for a special FIRST LOOK at what we saw at KBIS 2016.
Gerhard's Kitchen & Bath Store
- Wednesday, March 23 from 4–7 PM
- Please Click Here to Register for Event
24 La Crosse, WI First Supply Pump Show - See your Salesperson for details
24 Sheboygan, WI FIRST LOOK Trades Event
Architects, Designers, Builders, Remodelers, Plumbers and all that work in the Trades industry, you are invited to join us for a special FIRST LOOK at what we saw at KBIS 2016.
Gerhard's Kitchen & Bath Store
- Thursday, March 24 from 4–7 PM
- Please Click Here to Register for Event
25   Good Friday
27   Easter
29 Baxter, MN First Supply Product Show + FIRST LOOK Trades Event
- Arrowwood Lodge in Baxter, MN
- 11 AM – 5 PM
- 30 vendors from all categories: plumbing, well, septic, irrigation, HVAC & cabinetry
- Refreshments & appetizers
- Special discounts & sales
- BONUS: Receive a $25 Gift Card (business owner) for attending!
- See new kitchen & bath trends for 2016
- Win prizes
30 Weston, WI Septic & New Products Training
- Dale's Weston Lanes – 5902 Schofield Ave., Weston, WI 54476
- 7 AM – 9:30 AM
RSVP to Robert Gregurich at 715-370-2162 or Send Email
Details
30 Owatonna, MN First Supply Pump Show
- Holiday Inn – 2635 43rd St NW, Owatonna, MN 55060
- Wednesday, March 30
- 8 AM – 5 PM (Registration begins at 7 AM)
- Day-of-Show Pricing, Dating & Cash Back Specials
- MN MDH CEU's Available
- Major Prize Giveaways
RSVP by 3/15/6 with Charlie Peterson / Send Email / 507-536-2631
30 La Crosse, WI FIRST LOOK Trades Event
Architects, Designers, Builders, Remodelers, Plumbers and all that work in the Trades industry, you are invited to join us for a special FIRST LOOK at what we saw at KBIS 2016.
Gerhard's Kitchen & Bath Store
- Wednesday, March 30 from 4–7 PM
- Please Click Here to Register for Event
31 Winona, MN Counter Day with Kohler and Sterling
- 11 AM – 1:30 PM
- Join us on Thursday, March 31 for a Kohler and Sterling Counter Day in Winona. Steve Schmidt from Kohler Co. will be on hand to answer questions and show the latest products.
- Lunch and refreshments served 11 AM – 1 PM
April
Day Location Event
1   April Fools Day
6 Kenosha, WI Glentronics CEU
- Wednesday, April 6
- 4–6 PM
- First Supply, 9016 58th Place, Suite 400, Kenosha, WI 53144
- Please join us as Preston Alper presents the latest on Sump Pumps.
- 2 CEU's (Journeyman Plumbing, Journeyman Plumber Restricted Appliance, Master Plumber & Master Plumber Restricted Appliance)
- Food Provided
RSVP to Krisha Edler at 414-571-7652 or Send Email
6 Franklin, WI KOHLER CEU
- Wednesday, April 6
- 4–6 PM
- Root River Center, 7220 W. Rawson Ave., Franklin, WI 53132
- Please join Chris Holum from Kohler as he discusses Performance Showering, Steam and Kohler Valve Platform. Cost: $10.00 (to be credited upon attendance), Dinner will be provided.
RSVP to Krisha Edler at 414-571-7652 or Send Email
Details
7 La Crosse, WI Hellenbrand – Plumber Water Softening Service Training
3-Hour Plumber Residential Water Softener Service Seminar on Sediment Prefiltration and Residential Water Softeners: Standard Systems, Twin Alternating Systems, High Efficiency Systems and Multi-Purpose Combination Chlorine Reduction/Softening Systems
- Thursday, April 7
- 2 PM – 5 PM
- Cost: $25
- Seminar approved by Wis. DOC for 3 Hours Plumbing Continuing Education Credits
- Location: First Supply, 106 Cameron Ave., La Crosse, WI
Pre-Registraion with Registration Fee Payment by Thursday, March 31. 2016 required.
Sign up today by filling out this Form / Questions? Contact Becky Watts at 608-849-0942
7-8 Bloomington, MN Armstrong Air Dealer Meeting – See your Minnesota First Supply Salesperson for details.
12 Dubuque, IA Better Boiler Class / Making Water Work with IBC and Fernox
IBC: Technical training, piping applications, and navigation of the Touch Screen Controller. Operational boilers will be on-site for demonstration with Jamie Johnson Reigonal Sales Manager IBC & Mike Malesa with FourMation Sales
Fernox: The importance of water quality in maximizing boiler and hydronic system performance, efficiency, and lifecycle with Howie Heier with Hydro-Flo Products
- Tuesday, April 12
- 2–6 PM
- Break for food and beverages
- First Supply, 4949 Chavenelle Drive, Dubuque, IA 52002
- $25 Fee per person will be billed to your account upon registration
RSVP to Allen Schumacher by filling out the Registration Form and Fax to 563-582-0612 or Send by Email
13 Rochester, MN FS Counter Day with Sioux Chief
- 11 AM – 1 PM
- First Supply, 38156 Hwy 14 W, Rochester, MN 55901
- View the Sioux Chief trailer with all the new plumbing products that will help you meet new Minnesota Plumbing Code changes
- Pizza and refreshments be provided.
13 Tomah, WI FS Counter Day with IBC Boiler
- First Supply, 1703 Academy Avenue, Tomah, WI
- 11 AM – 1 PM
- Mike Malesa from Fourmation Sales will be on hand with working displays of IBC and will answer questions
- Lunch and refreshments served 11 AM - 1 PM
14 Dubuque, IA FIRST LOOK Trades Event
Architects, Designers, Builders, Remodelers, Plumbers and all that work in the Trades industry, you are invited to join us for a special FIRST LOOK at what we saw at KBIS 2016.
Gerhard's Kitchen & Bath Store
- Thursday, April 14 from 4–7 PM
- Please Click Here to Register for Event
14 Winona, MN FS Counter Day with IBC Boiler
- First Supply, 1004 W. 5th Street, Winona, MN
- 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM
- Mike Malesa from Fourmation Sales will be on hand with working displays of IBC and will answer questions
- Lunch and refreshments served 11 AM - 1 PM
18   Filing Deadline for IRS Tax Returns 2016
19 La Crosse, WI The Future of Circulator Pumps by Grundfos Class
- First Supply, 106 Cameron Ave., La Crosse, WI
- Tuesday, April 19
- 3 PM – 5 PM
- Sign up via email with Rusty Stutzman / 608-784-3839 / Send Email
Details
20 Kenosha, WI FS Counter Day with Oatey
- 11 AM – 2 PM
- First Supply, 9016 58th Place, Suite 400, Kenosha, WI
- Join us as Scott Madsen from Burton Anderson & Associates discusses the latest Oatey products.
- Food will be provided.
22   Earth Day
May
Day Location Event
3 La Crosse, WI FS Counter Day with Moen
- 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM
- First Supply, 106 Cameron Ave, La Crosse, WI
- John Perleberg will be on hand to show you the latest products, answer any questions you have and will also be offering one day only specials ... you won't want to miss!
- Lunch and refreshments served 11 AM - 1 PM.
4 Oak Creek, WI FS Counter Day with SharkBite and Watco
- 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
- First Supply, 7550 S. 6th Street, Oak Creek, WI 53154
- Join us on May 4 as Aaron Graesser from Bennerotte Marketing Agency discusses the latest Watco and SharkBite products.
- Food will be provided.
5 Brookfield, WI FS Counter Day with SharkBite and Watco
- 8 AM – 10:30 AM
- First Supply, 3595 N 127th St., Brookfield, WI 53005
- Join us on May 5 as Aaron Graesser from Bennerotte Marketing Agency discusses the latest Watco and SharkBite products.
- Food will be provided.
5   Cinco de Mayo
5 Kenosha, WI First Supply Cinco de Mayo Celebration – Open House
- Thursday, April 5
- 11 AM – 2 PM
- First Supply, 9016 58th Place, Suite 400, Kenosha, WI
- Join us for Lunch catered from Qdoba® as we celebrate our new location in Kenosha in Cinco de Mayo style! Mingle with some of our key vendors, see the warehouse and get entered in a raffle to WIN a large flat screen TV.
Details
5 Kenosha, WI Navien CEU Class
- Thursday, April 5
- 4–6 PM
- First Supply, 9016 58th Place, Suite 400, Kenosha, WI
- Please join Brian Goglia from Process Mechanical Systems, Inc for an introduction class on Navien. This class will cover; basic maintenance, trouble shooting, error codes, sizing, features and benefits, model differentiation and piping!
- Dinner will be provided.
- Cost:$10.00 (to be credited upon attendance)

- 3 Credits recommended for: Journeyman Plumber, Journeyman Plumber - Restricted License, Master Plumber, Master Plumber - Restricted License, Commercial Plumbing Inspector, UDC Plumbing Inspector
RSVP to Krisha Edler at 414-571-7652 or Send Email
8   Mother's Day
10 Delavan, WI Septics, New Products & CEU Training
- 8 AM – 4 PM
- Lake Lawn Resort, 2400 E Geneva St., Delavan, WI 53115 (just off hwy 50)
- Cost: $25 / 8 CEU's
- Register with Curt or Marcus by calling 888-784-7867
Details
10 South St. Paul, MN FS Counter Day + Chili Dogs
- 11 AM – 1 PM
- First Supply, 290 Bridgpoint Drive, Suite 600, South St. Paul, MN
- Enjoy Chili Dogs, chips and cookies
- Stop by for lunch and a chance to win some prizes.
- Visit with Reps from Milwaukee, Gastite, Delta, Sioux Chief, Broan-NuTone & Liberty Pumps
11 Oak Creek, WI FS Counter Day with Milwaukee Tool
- 10 AM – 1 PM
- First Supply, 7550 S. 6th St, Oak Creek, WI
- Join us as Cameron Krahn shows the latest Milwaukee Tool products.
- Food will be provided.
12 Eau Claire, WI FS Counter Day with Moen
- 10 AM – 2 PM
- First Supply, 596 Cameron St., Eau Claire, WI
- John Perleberg will be on hand with the latest products and will be offering a One Day Special you don't want to miss.

- Lunch and refreshments will be served from 11AM - 1PM
19 Houghton, MI Septic Training & CEU's
- 8 AM – 2:30 PM
- Rock House Grill & Tavern, 915 Razorback Drive, Houghton, MI 49931
- 5.5 CEU's
- Register by calling 906-482-7382
Details
19 Machesney Park, IL First Supply Product Show
- 4:30 – 8:00 PM
- First Supply, 10736 N. 2nd Street, Machesney Park, IL 61115
- Over 35 vendors showing products
- Special pricing day of show only
- Poker run from booth to booth
- Win great prizes
- Enjoy refreshments and dinner at our grill-out
- Attend by calling Dawn 815-654-5381
Details
21   Armed Forces Day
23-26 Ramsey, MN Continuing Education Course
ASSE 5110 Tester and ASSE 5130 Repairer Certification
- May 23–26, 2016
- See your First Supply salesperson in the Twin Cities for more details.
24 Delavan, WI Pro Series Pumps CEU Class
- Tuesday, May 24 from 4:30 – 6:30 PM
- 1932 Hobbs Drive, Delavan, WI 53115
- See your First Supply salesperson for details.
25 Kenosha, WI FS Counter Day with Fluid Handling, Inc.
- 11 AM – 2 PM
- First Supply, 9016 58th Place, Suite 400, Kenosha, WI
- Chris Faris from Fluid Handling will show products and answer questions.
- Food will be provided.
25 Tomah, WI FS Counter Day with Mansfield and Insinkerator
- 11 AM – 1:30 PM
- First Supply, 1703 Academy Ave., Tomah, WI
- Join us for a Counter Day as Mark Mayer from Bongard Corp. shows new products and answer questions
- Lunch and beverages will be served
30   Memorial Day / CLOSED
June
Day Location Event
2 Dubuque, IA Tankless Water Heater Service Training
This seminar will be conducted by experienced A.O. Smith personnel.
First Supply, 4949 Chavenelle Rd – Dubuque, IA
- 3:30 – 6:00 PM
- Seats are limited to 25 – Reserve your spot today
- Call Dave Vaassen at 563-587-6880
Details
2 Whitefish Bay, WI Gerhard's Grand Opening Celebration
Join us as we open our newest Kitchen and Bath store in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin on Thursday, June 2nd
- 4:00 – 7:00 PM
- Libations & Hors d'oeuvres
- 402 E. Silver Spring Drive – Whitefish Bay
- Kindly RSVP to GerhardsWFB@GerhardsStore.com or call 262-287-2180
7 South St. Paul, MN Nest Contractor Training – June 7
Attend this training and learn about: Nest Learning Thermostat, Nest Protect Smoke & CO Alarm and Nest Cam Wi-Fi Video Camera.
First Supply, 290 Bridgepoint Dr., Suite 600 – South St. Paul, MN
- 12:00 PM
- Lunch will be provided
- See your Salesperson to sign-up for this training
8 Rochester, MN Nest Contractor Training – June 8
Attend this training and learn about: Nest Learning Thermostat, Nest Protect Smoke & CO Alarm and Nest Cam Wi-Fi Video Camera.
First Supply, 3815 Hwy 14 W – Rochester, MN
- 12:00 PM
- Lunch will be provided
- See your Salesperson to sign-up for this training
10-11 La Crosse, WI Artspire
Artspire La Crosse is an all-inclusive event that unites the audience with the wealth of visual and performing artists from La Crosse and the surrounding area.
- 119 King Street – La Crosse
Details
14   Flag Day
14 La Crosse, WI FS Counter Day with Mansfield, InSinkErator and Jones Stephens
- 10:30 AM – 1 PM
- First Supply, 106 Cameron Ave – La Crosse
Mark Mayer from the Bongard Corp. will be on hand with new products and to answer any questions.
- Lunch and refreshments served from 11 AM – 1 PM
16 Rhinelander, WI Gerhard's Grand Re-Opening Celebration
Please join Store Manager Holly and Design Staff for their Grand Re-Opening Celebration of the Gerhard’s Kitchen & Bath Store in Rhinelander.
- 3:00 – 6:00 PM
Details
19   Father's Day
20   First Day of Summer
21 Oak Creek, WI FS Counter Day with RIDGID Tools
- 10 AM – 1 PM
- First Supply, 7550 S. 6th St – Oak Creek
Ted Cali from Ridge Tool Company will be on hand to show the latest RIDGID products and answer questions.
- Food will be provided.
21 La Crosse, WI Air Elimination and Gas Pressure Regulators Class
- 3 PM – 5 PM
- First Supply, 106 Cameron Ave – La Crosse
Mark Krumnow from MBA Corporation will show the newest innovations in air and dirt elimination as well as the proper sizing and applicatoins of gas regulators
- Class size limited to 36 and on a first come first serve basis
- Register by calling John Thiel at 608-784-3839 ext 3636 or Send Email
22 Kenosha, WI FS Counter Day with Moen
- 11 AM – 2 PM
- First Supply, 9016 58th Place, Suite 400 – Kenosha
- Mike Phillips from Moen will show products and answer questions.
- Food will be provided.
23 Delavan, WI Navien Tankless CEU Class
- Thursday, June 23 from 4:30 – 6:30 PM
- 1932 Hobbs Drive – Delavan
- See your First Supply salesperson for details.
July
Day Location Event
4   Independence Day / CLOSED
11 Rochester, MN KOHLER Bold Experience Tour / Rochester
- 7 AM – 1 PM

Join us for a showcase of new & innovative KOHLER products along with our favorites: Cambria, Choreograph Wall Panels & Milwaukee Tools. Demonstrations, sale prices, food & fun! Stop by for donuts in the morning or come for lunch provided by Twisted Barrel Wood-fire Pizza 11 AM to 12:30 PM.
13 Minnetonka, MN KOHLER Bold Experience Tour / Gerhard's of Minnetonka
- 8 AM – 3 PM
- Trailer Open All Day
Experience World Class Products from Kohler featuring Performance Showering & toilet innovations. Tour Schedule - Come Any Time!
- 8:00 AM - Tour Trailer
- 8:30 AM - Choreograph
- 10:30 AM - New Valving Launch
- 12:00 PM - Luxury Kitchen and Bath (.01 CEU)
- 1:30 PM - Inspired by Color (.01 CEU)
- 3:00 PM - Spa Inspired Shower Solutions (.01 CEU)

Breakfast and Lunch Provided
Please RSVP with Cindy by Email or Phone
CindyT@GerhardsStore.com / 952-544-0458
14 La Crosse, WI KOHLER Bold Experience Tour / La Crosse & Tomah
- 11 AM – 2 PM
Stop by First Supply and see the KOHLER Bold Experience Tour from 11 AM – 2 PM on Thursday, July 14th in La Crosse and Friday, July 15th in Tomah. We encourage you to bring your Builders and Designers so they can see the latest products and visit with the Kohler design team as well! Lunch and Refreshments will be served from 11 AM – 1 PM.

There are only a few stops this tour will make in the Midwest so don’t miss out!

La Crosse Location: Sign up to win a Door Prize inside Gerhard’s Kitchen & Bath Store while you are here.
15 Tomah, WI
19 La Crosse, WI Triangle Tube Boiler Training Class
- 2 PM – 5 PM
- First Supply, 106 Cameron Ave – La Crosse
Join us for an informative training class on Triangle Tube Boilers presented by Don Metrish from the ACV Triangle Tube Co.
- Class size limited to 36 and on a first come first serve basis
- Register by calling John Thiel at 608-784-3839 ext 3636 or Send Email
19 Madison, WI Dock Day with Lift Safety
- 9 AM – 1 PM
- First Supply, 6800 Gisholt Drive, Madison, WI
Jennica Sayer will be here to showcase our new safety gear line. This is no ordinary safety gear ... LIFT offers specialty gloves for all the trades as well as a high quality section of safety glasses, knee pads, ear protection and safety vests. Special promotional pricing and larger quantity discounts available this day only! Gear up, then grab an ice cold soda or water for the way back to the jobsite.
26 La Crosse, WI Navien Tankless Water Heater CEU Class
- 3 PM – 5 PM
- First Supply, 106 Cameron Ave – La Crosse
Please join First Supply and Brian Goglia from Process Mechanical Systems for an introductory class on Navien Tankless Water Heaters. This class will cover basic maintenance, trouble shooting, error codes, sizing, features and benefits, model differentiation, and piping.
- Class is recommended for: Master Plumber, Master Plumber-restricted, Journeyman Plumber, Journeyman Plumber-restricted, Commercial Plumbing Inspector, UDC Inspector.
- A total of 3 Wisconsin Plumbing CEU's will be earned.
- Register by calling Rusty Stutzman at 608-784-3839 ext 3669 or Send Email
August
Day Location Event
18 Eau Claire, WI Navien Tankless Water Heater CEU Class
- 3 PM – 5 PM
- First Supply, 596 Cameron Street – Eau Claire
Please join First Supply and Brian Goglia from Process Mechanical Systems for an introductory class on Navien Tankless Water Heaters. This class will cover basic maintenance, trouble shooting, error codes, sizing, features and benefits, model differentiation, and piping.
- Class is recommended for: Master Plumber, Master Plumber-restricted, Journeyman Plumber, Journeyman Plumber-restricted, Commercial Plumbing Inspector, UDC Inspector.
- A total of 3 Wisconsin Plumbing CEU's will be earned.
- Dinner and refreshments provided
- Register by calling Allen Jaedike at 715-832-6638 ext 4617 or Send Email
23 South St. Paul, MN FS Counter Day
- 11 AM – 1 PM
- First Supply, 290 Bridgepoint Dr., Ste 600 – South St. Paul
- Products shown: Elkay, Uponor, Milwaukee Tool and much more!
- Burgers and beverages will be served
September
Day Location Event
5   Labor Day / CLOSED
10 Madison, WI First Supply Tailgate – Badgers vs. Akron
- 12:30 – 2:30 PM
- Budget Bicycle Center parking lot at 930 Regent Street
- Corner of Regent & Brooks Street
Private event for First Supply customers and their guests
Details
11   Patriot Day
17 Madison, WI First Supply Tailgate – Badgers vs. Georgia State
- 9 – 11 AM
- Budget Bicycle Center parking lot at 930 Regent Street
- Corner of Regent & Brooks Street
Private event for First Supply customers and their guests
Details
21 Oak Creek, WI Uponor & Delta Faucet CEU
- 4 – 7 PM
- Classic Lanes, 7501 S. Howell Ave, Oak Creek, WI 53154
Bill Panfil and Ted Meyer from Midwest Sales & Marketing will be presenting this class. Food and drinks will be provided.
- Food will be provided.
- Cost: $10.00 (to be credited upon attendance)
4 credits recommended for; Commercial Plumbing Inspector Journeyman Plumber Journeyman Plumber Restricted Appliance Master Plumber Master Plumber Restricted License UDC Plumbing Inspector
- Register by calling Krisha Edler at 414-571-7652 or Send Email
22   First Day of Autumn
28

Rice Lake, WI

Eau Claire, WI

IBC Boiler and Fernox Boiler Water Treatment Training

Rice Lake
- 8:30 – 11:30 AM
Turtleback Golf & Conference Center, Rice Lake, WI 54868

Eau Claire - 2 – 5 PM
First Supply, 596 Cameron St., Eau Claire, WI 54703


#1 IBC Better Boiler Training Class
presented by Jamie Johnson
- Over View of Product Line
- Installation application with piping diagrams
- Control Set -Up hand on Demonstrations


#2 Fernox Boiler Water Treatment Class
presented by Howie Heier
Why do I need to worry about Boiler water quality? Items to be covered ...
- Boiler system water issues
- Water Quality Testing
- Treatment Procedures & Options
October
Day Location Event
10   Columbus Day
11 Oak Creek, WI Navien & Schier CEU
- 2 – 7 PM
- Classic Lanes, 7501 S. Howell Ave, Oak Creek, WI 53154
Brian Goglia from Process & Mechanical Systems, Inc will be presenting this class on Navien and Schier Grease Interceptors.
- Food will be provided.
- Cost: $10.00 (to be credited upon attendance)
Navien (3 Credits) Schier (2 Credits) recommended for; Journeyman Plumber Journeyman Plumber Restricted License Master Plumber Master Plumber Restricted License Commercial Plumbing Inspector UDC Plumbing Inspector.
- Register by calling Krisha Edler at 414-571-7652 or Send Email
13 Houghton, MI First Supply HVAC Product Show
- 11 AM – 4 PM
- SDC Ice Arena, 101 MacInnes Dr., Houghton, MN
Join us for an excellent opportunity to see the latest and greatest products from our proud vendor partners. Food and refreshments will be served, there will be prize giveaways and show specials.
To reserve your spot please contact Karyn at 800-472-2004 or Send Email
15 Madison, WI First Supply Tailgate – Badgers vs. Ohio State
- 5 – 7 PM
- Budget Bicycle Center parking lot at 930 Regent Street
- Corner of Regent & Brooks Street
Private event for First Supply customers and their guests
Details
29 Madison, WI First Supply Tailgate – Badgers vs. Nebraska
- 4 – 6 PM
- Budget Bicycle Center parking lot at 930 Regent Street
- Corner of Regent & Brooks Street
Private event for First Supply customers and their guests
Details
31   Halloween
November
Day Location Event
6   Daylight Savings Ends
Move clocks back 1 hour Sunday morning
8   Election Day
11   Veterans Day
12 Madison, WI First Supply Tailgate – Badgers vs. Illinois
- 12:30 – 2:30 PM
- Budget Bicycle Center parking lot at 930 Regent Street
- Corner of Regent & Brooks Street
Private event for First Supply customers and their guests
Details
19   World Toilet Day
World Toilet Organization was founded on November19, 2001, the first global summit of its kind. WTO recognised the need for an international day to draw global attention to the sanitation crisis ... and established World Toilet Day.
Details
24   Thanksgiving Day / CLOSED
26 Madison, WI First Supply Tailgate – Badgers vs. Minnesota
- Time TBA
- Budget Bicycle Center parking lot at 930 Regent Street
- Corner of Regent & Brooks Street
Private event for First Supply customers and their guests
Details
December
Day Location Event
7   Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
21   First Day of Winter
25   Christmas Day
26   Monday after Christmas Day / CLOSED
31   New Year's Eve
    January 2, 2017 / Monday after New Year's Day / CLOSED