Kentucky Datebook: Oct. 1

October 1, 2012 

Classes & workshops

The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will hold its Inventors Workshop at 7 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive, Lexington. Hosted by Don West. Membership: $40. Information: or (859) 201-1311.

Priority Computer Training Center classes. 1419 Leestown Road, Lexington. For more information or registration, call (859) 368-9330 or go to

■ WordPress Web Design 5:30 p.m. Oct. 8, 15, 22.

■ Microsoft Excel 9 a.m. Oct. 13.

■ Microsoft Word and Outlook, 9 a.m. Oct. 20.

The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers workshops in many computer basic, intermediate and advanced subjects at its Resource Center, 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107, Lexington. Workshops are for members, but the public is invited. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at

■ PC Windows Beyond Basics, 1 p.m. Mondays beginning Oct. 1. $60.

■ Word Processing, 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Oct. 2.

■ Computer Mystery Workshop, 1:30 p.m. Oct. 3.

■ Photo/Coffee Talk, 9 a.m. Oct. 4 and 11.

■ Dr. Fixit, 10 a.m. Oct. 6.

Kentucky Small Business Development Center will offer the following workshops at Commerce Lexington, 330 East Main Street, Lexington. Call (859) 257-7667 to register.

■ Get Online with Google, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 23.

■ Social Media Marketing: Old Rules, New Place, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Oct. 30.


National Women Business Owners 2012 Women's Business Conference will be Oct. 4 and 5 in Louisville. The keynote speaker will be Kathy Ireland, chief designer and CEO of Kathy Ireland Worldwide. For more information, or to register, go to

The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce's 15th annual Kentucky Environmental Permitting and Reporting Conference will be Oct. 11 and 12 at Marriott Griffin Gate Resort & Spa, 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington. For more information, contact Lori Jo Hill at (502) 848-8727 or, or go to

Leadership Lexington Foundation will have its annual Leadership Awards Dinner and Celebration at 6 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Hyatt Regency Lexington, 401 West High Street, Lexington. $35. Reservations: (859) 277-3087 or email by Oct. 15.

The next Women Leading Kentucky Fall Roundtable will be Oct. 23 at Sal's Chophouse, 3373 Tates Creek Road, Lexington. Speaker: Connie Harvey, COO of commercial operations, Xerox Services. Information:


The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive, Lexington. Speaker: Rich Boling of Techshot. Free. Info: (859) 201-1311.

Sunrise Toastmasters Club meets 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. Tuesdays at the E.S. Good Barn next to Commonwealth Stadium off Alumni Drive, Lexington. Info: (859) 321-7547.

Lexington Sunrise Rotary Club meets at 7 a.m. Tuesdays at Shriners Hospital for Children, 1900 Richmond Road, Lexington. Visitors and prospective members welcome. $8 breakfast. Info: or (859) 230-6704.

Lexington Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays at Crowne Plaza — The Campbell House, 1375 South Broadway, Lexington. Info: (859) 277-2058.

BNI-Better Networkers meets 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Rooster's, 124 Marketplace Drive, Lexington. Lunch included. Info: (859) 948-1999.

Lexington Toastmasters Club meets 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 2185 Garden Springs Drive, Lexington. Info: (859) 951-8442 or

Bluegrass Association of Insurance Women meets at 6 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at Marriott Griffin Gate Resort & Spa, 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington. Info: or Linda Shearer, (859) 977-3776.

Bluegrass Real Estate Investment Group meets 7 to 9 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the Courtyard by Marriott, 1951 Pleasant Ridge, Lexington. Info: (859) 492-7627 or

BNI Opportunity Knocks Chapter meets 7 to 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Kentucky Blood Center, 3121 Beaumont Centre Circle, Lexington. Visitors welcome. Info: (859) 351-8268.

Gardenside Kiwanis Club meets at 9 a.m. Wednesdays at Beaumont Presbyterian Church, 1070 Lane Allen Road, Lexington. Info: (859) 223-7884.

Lexington Lions Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Central Christian Church, 205 Est Short Street, Lexington. Info: (859) 229-5633.

Suburban Woman's Club of Lexington meets at 9 a.m. the first Wednesday of each month at Andover Golf & Country Club, 3450 Todds Road, Lexington. Info: Dianne Gerstel, (859) 223-4743 or go to

Bluegrass Kiwanis Club meets at 11:30 a.m. Thursdays at Crowne Plaza Hotel Lexington — The Campbell House, 1375 South Broadway, Lexington.

Lexington Rotary Club meets at noon Thursdays at Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike, Lexington. Members and guests only. $8 for lunch. Info: (859) 389-8100.

Downtown Lunch Bunch Toastmasters Club meets at noon Thursdays at Calvary Baptist Church, Rec building, 150 East High Street, Lexington. Info: Sid, (859) 846-4667.

National Marine Corps Business Network meets at 7 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at Pazzo's, 385 South Limestone, Lexington. Info: Paul Atkisson, (859) 389-7506 or

COMPILED BY Dorothea Wingo

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